The backbone of the Irish accommodation sector is the 'Irish B&B' - generally an Irish family home that offers a room for the night and breakfast the following morning - each one is differentiated by the personal touch of the owner. There are 100 Irish B&B Owners Association members on the Ring of Kerry and these B&Bs are the best place to stay on the Ring of Kerry. For those staying in Killarney please book early. This website allows you to Book Directly missing out the middlemen or online travel agent fees, thereby providing you with the very best value and comfort.
During busy periods when rooms becomes scarcer, you may find it useful to use our B&B Directory that lists 322 B&Bs.
Birchwood is an Irish family owned and operated B&B. Opened in 1991 Mary and Tom Mac Donnell have established a reputation as caring hosts offering excellent accommodation and food at reasonable rates. Birchwood is set on 1.5 acres of gardens in a tranquil rural location just outside the village of Kilgarvan with a south facing aspect overlooking a Birch Tree Forest and wonderful natural scenery. It is both Irish Tourist Board registered and carries 4 star rating from the AA. With 5 large comfortable and attractively decorated bedrooms including double, twin and family rooms it caters for a wide range of guests. Both the dining room and lounge face onto the gardens for your added enjoyment. Birchwood's many return guests can vouch for the most wonderful breakfast menu which caters for the most discerning palate and is served with fruits and juices of all kinds together with home made breads and preserves.
Seashore Farm Guesthouse provides Bed and Breakfast accommodation to a very high standard in a very spacious and magnificent setting at the head of the Ring of Kerry Peninsula with commanding Views overlooking Kenmare Bay with the Caha Mountains of the Beara Peninsula forming the backdrop to this unique location. Seashore Farm Guesthouse is a Grade A 4 Star [Hotel Quality] Guesthouse as well as being AA 4 star with the special personal touch that only a small family run Guest House can deliver. Yet Seashore Farm Guesthouse is just one mile from the centre of Kenmare Town. One can walk the mile via the quiet Tubbrid local side road [L7556] in ten to fifteen minutes. For those wishing to do the journey by car one can drive to the very convenient free town car park at the end of this road and freely stroll through the town centre without parking worries. We are also situated just 400 metres from the main Ring of Kerry N70 Wild Atlantic Way road. Seashore Farm Guesthouse is uniquely peaceful, private and spacious with views stretching out over the Kenmare Bay and Caha Mountains in the background. All bedrooms enjoy the idyllic setting over the bay as does the Guest Lounge, Guest Dining Room and Patio Area with extensive gardens. The farmlands stretch to the shores of Kenmare Bay affording unspoilt walks with plentiful birdlife and wildlife in natural habitat. All Bedrooms are very spacious and enjoy the idyllic setting overlooking the Kenmare Bay. Each Room has either a King Size Bed or Twin Beds [2 single beds]. All have En-Suite Spacious Bathrooms with Power Showers and some also have Jacuzzi baths as well. Rooms have tea/coffee facilities, hairdryers and are well furnished for relaxation. There is an extensive library of fine books, local and national travel literature and maps for guests to use and enjoy. There is extensive, secure private parking for Guest Use.
Ideally located 4 minutes walk from the Killarney town centre, with complimentary private parking, The Kingfisher Lodge can offer you an award-winning experience in a relaxed atmosphere. All our queen, twin & family rooms are en-suite with their own unique decor and offer every convenience including free high-speed Wi-Fi, flat screened TVs, Tea/Coffee Trays, hair-dryer and complimentary toiletries. Guest can choose from an extensive breakfast menu, vegetarian and special diets are catered for. There is a drying tackle room for walkers, golfers, cyclists and anglers. Established over 19 years and family run you can expect genuine warm Irish hospitality. Donal-your host, a qualified tour guide can offer you unrivalled knowledge of the area in order to make the most of your stay with us. TripAdvisor Certificate of excellence 2011-2019.
Located on the Wild Atlantic Way it's the half way stopping point on world famous Ring of Kerry, this Milestone Heritage Site situated in Waterville Village traces its origins to the First Transatlantic Telegraph Cables layed from Ireland/Europe to USA in 1866. The remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's online pioneers - stay with us and experience this remarkable aspect of Irelands history and culture. That incomparable Irish mist, we reveal the Ireland you had only dreamed of - colourful, unstuffy, and a infectiously attractive mix of styles and people. Polished floors, robust Irish cooking, medicinal whiskeys, fly-fishing and storytelling characters, Islands, mountains, and goats who own the road, everchanging skies, magical wishing wells. Believe every word you hear about the beauty of Waterville Ring of Kerry, however its the warm hearted friendly people whose healing inheritance will nurture and settle you along with a majestic landscape and its power to embrace and nourish you.
Harbour View Bed & Breakfast is a 5 Star Award Winning B&B situated on the seashore with unrivalled views of Kenmare Bay. It is an approved B&B by the Irish Tourist Board and is on the Wild Atlantic Way and close to the Ring of Kerry. Here you can relax in the peace and solitude of the countryside. Go on scenic forest and mountain walks with spectacular views. Drive or take walks through the wild, rugged and unspoiled Beara Peninsula at a leisurely pace, enjoying the wide open spaces and breathtaking scenery. Visit the beautiful Gleninchaquin Amenity and Waterfall Valley, go fishing on the Clonee lakes or sit and relax in peace and tranquility. To appreciate Kenmare and its surrounding area, a stay of at least 2 or 3 nights is recommended. But however long or short your stay, we know you will want to return. Many of our guests revisit year after year. We look forward to having you stay at Harbour View B&B, and will do our best to ensure that your stay is a memorable one. A warm friendly welcome is always assured. Prefer a Holiday Home then Click here
Killarney Lodge is a purpose-built 4**** guesthouse set in private walled-in gardens only two minutes walk from Killarney town centre. The guesthouse provides 16 air-conditioned, spacious, ensuite bedrooms (including mini-suites) with all modern amenities including TV, direct dial telephone, clock radio and iron facilities. Ground floor rooms available. Internet access and family facilities available. Enjoy an extensive breakfast menu with traditional home baking in the spacious dining room and relax in the comfortable residents lounge with its open fire or some fresh air while enjoying the private garden. The lodge has already gained an outstanding reputation for the quality of service, relaxed atmosphere and friendliness.
Carriglea House B&B Killarney is just 2km from Killarney town centre, peacefully located in thirty acres of private grounds and mature gardens adjoining the Killarney National Park. A 19th-century Victorian house, with unrivalled location, it overlooks the Killarney Lakes & mountains. There is direct access to the lakeshore, walking and cycle trails. Eileen and John Beazley provide guests with an authentic taste of Irish country life. Carriglea House comes highly recommended by numerous guide books, but more importantly, it comes highly recommended from the guests, many of whom come back year after year. Take a short stroll by the shores of Lough Leane, visit the 15th century Muckross Abbey, explore Muckross House and Gardens or just relax in our large gardens and peaceful surroundings. Carriglea House is a perfect base for touring, located on Muckross Road which is part of The Ring Of Kerry and The Kerry Way walking routes, minutes from Muckross House and Gardens and Killarney Lakes. Also ideal for touring the Dingle Peninsula, Beara and Glengarriff and the Ring of Kerry.
Cul Draiochta is a purpose-built spacious bed and breakfast. It is a family run business, where Ann and her family spare no effort to ensure that you enjoy traditional Irish hospitality and personal attention at all times. Cul Draiochta is fully equipped with every modern convenience to make your stay more pleasurable. Irish tourist board approved, Recommended by Guide de Routard, Dillard & Cousin & Brittany Ferries. All diets catered for by our qualified in house chef.
The Bord Failte Approved Smugglers Inn, Waterville, is a second generation family business established in 1980 and sits beside a 2km sandy beach. It is well known for it's warm hospitality, comfortable en-suite bedrooms complete with TV, hair dryer, tea & coffee facilities, and most rooms boasting breathtaking sea or mountain views. Recommended by many good food guides, the award winning gourmet restaurant with panoramic sea views overlooking Ballinskelligs Bay, serves modern Irish and continental cuisine and specialises in fresh locally sourced seafood, meats and other produce, showcasing prime ingredients from along the Wild Atlantic Way. See live lobsters in our tank. Variety of bar snacks also served in our fully licensed bar. Chef/Proprietor: Henry Hunt. Waterville is popular for those who enjoy outdoor pursuits - for golf fanatics you could almost tee-off from the Smugglers Inn to the world famous 18 hole championship Waterville Golf Links. For fishermen the nearby Lough Currane is popular for catching salmon & sea trout; hikers might like to walk the Kerry Way; or you can go horseback riding along the beach or through the forest - something for all to enjoy.
The Old School House B&B welcomes you to beautiful unspoiled Ballinskelligs recently awarded the gold star for dark skies and a popular with star gazers and on the new wild Atlantic way route . It nestles between two sandy blue flag beaches and stunning mountains. It is home to Ballinskelligs abbey where the monks founded their Monastery when they came off Skellig Michael in the 9-century. There are many activities locally for you to enjoy, be it cliff walks along the Atlantic waves, kayaking, canoeing, or rock climbing, abseiling a round of golf, horse riding, bird watching or simply taking in the view over a cup of coffee in our local beach cafe you can have it all. Start your day with our home cooked and totally fresh breakfast, made with our own free-range eggs and local Valencia milk you can choose from scrambled eggs with Irish smoked salmon or fluffy pancakes with berries and cream,not forgetting the traditional Irish fried breakfast and our homemade brown bread and scones. We can arrange your boat trip to Skellig Michael (Weather Permitting) or help you plan your day with maps and directions there are many historic sites on the Skellig ring and the nearby world famous Ring of Kerry is pure eye candy.You will love our house if you are a teacher or have an interest in history as we have old school records dating back to 1844 some great stories to share.
Ashville House is an award-winning family-run B&B offering luxurious accommodation in the heart of Killarney Town. Recommended by Lonely Planet, we are renowned for offering our guests a high standard of service in warm friendly surroundings. Our guestrooms are classically designed and feature every modern convenience. We are very proud of our extensive and delicious breakfast menu which is a must-have treat when visiting Ashville House! Located in the heart of Killarney Town, Ashville Guesthouse is within walking distance of many local attractions, shops, bars and restaurants. We offer our guests private parking, information on tours and outdoor activities in the area. Ashville house was awarded the AA 4 Diamonds Award and the RAC 4 diamonds, Sparkling Diamond and Warm Welcome Awards. A proud member of the Irish B&B Owners Association
Simply unrivalled with contemporary furnishings and gentle relaxing hues, contrasting woods coupled with luxurious accommodation, breathtaking views and completely run on alternative energy (solar and geothermal, under floor heating) - all make this guest accommodation genuinely unique. Luxuriously styled furnishings and detailed, use of native slate from one of the worlds most renowned slate mines. Valentia Slate makes this a special haven that you will find hard to leave. All rooms have a wall mounted moveable LCD TV to watch whether in bed or on the couch by the window, Sky Satellite, Tea/Coffee facilities, hairdryer, power showers (some have shower columns with body jets) even the chocolate on your pillow as standard while phone and internet are by request. The Geothermal heating, which is thermostatically controlled, can be adjusted to suit by you in your room.
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