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 321 B&Bs.
Situated on the Wild Atlantic Way near Kenmare. Oakfield B&B accommodation is a 4 star family run home, situated 5Km along the R571 road near the well known Heritage town of Kenmare. The town is noted for its award winning Restaurants and craft shops. Irish music is played most nights in the bars and restaurants throughout the town. Oakfield B&B offers a choice of Double/Twin and Family rooms. All rooms have en suite bathrooms with power showers. There is a full extensive breakfast menu with local smoked salmon and home baking. All breakfast are cooked to order. Ideal for touring the Gap of Dunloe, Killarney National Park, the famous Ring of Kerry or the rugged Ring of Beara with its stunning views. For those who like to walk and do a little hiking, the beautiful Gleninchaquin Park is worth exploring. Golf lovers, we are located near some of Ireland's finest golf courses such as Kenmare, Ring of Kerry and Killarney. We are sure your stay at Oakfield will be pleasant and relaxing. Easy to find and hard to leave.
Wayside offers B&B accommodation and is located in a peaceful lake and mountain district known as the Gap of Dunloe near Killarney. Rest well and wake up to a delicious breakfast cooked to order with local produce. Walk, cycle, pony-trek or travel in a horse-drawn carriage through this great glacial valley. Wayside B and B is ideal for touring Dingle, Ring of Kerry, Beara Peninsula and Killarney (6km). Ideal area for golfing, fishing & touring - all tours arranged. Traditional Irish music sessions at Kate Kearney's Cottage (1km) with bar food served daily. Hotel Dunloe Castle is nearby. The surrounding area has fabulous gardens with trees & shrubs from around the world. The Dunloe Ogham Stones are nearby (Ogham being the earliest form of Irish writing). Ideal base for climbing Carrantouhill, Ireland's highest mountain, along with the MacGillicuddy Reeks and the Purple, Tomies, Sheehy Mountain Ridge which afford spectacular views over upper, middle and lower lakes. Fishing on the River Laune (Permits: salmon Euro25, trout Euro8 per day) available. Also nearby is Beaufort Golf Course(18 holes)
Killarney: Guaire House is a family-run B&B Situated in a quiet location 5 minutes walking distance from Killarney town centre bus and train station. There are many wonderful scenic walks by the lakeside as well as cycle paths, boat tours also can be booked. Muckross House & Gardens, Ross Castle and the Gap of Dunloe are favourite attractions in Killarney. The town has some excellent restaurants & pubs with traditional Irish music.
Chelmsford House Bed and Breakfast is a luxurious friendly home 5 minutes walk from Killarney town centre. Awaken to magnificent Muckross View overlooking the world-famous lakes and mountains of Killarney. Guests can enjoy a full breakfast menu in this comfortably spacious dining room every morning before they depart on their day's journey. All guest bedrooms are en-suite and are non-smoking. Each room has a TV and Tea & Coffee making facilities along with hairdryers.
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.
The four-star Redwood Country House & Apartments offer Bed and Breakfast and Self-catering Holiday Apartments 2 miles north of Killarney town and are ideally situated between the Ring of Kerry & Dingle Peninsula. The guesthouse surrounded by 15 acres of pasture & gardens offers Queen, twin, family & ground floor rooms, large dining room, guest sitting room with adjoining conservatory overlooking gardens. Sample Breakfast Menu Choices of fresh juices, cereals and fresh fruit /Full Irish breakfast /Pancakes with maple syrup and fresh fruit / Omelets made to order / scrambled egg with smoked salmon / vegetarian options available / Home baking / tea, coffee and hot chocolate. Tours include the Ring of Kerry, Dingle Peninsula and the Gap of Dunloe. Tour coaches leave Redwood each morning at 10.30am and return at 5pm.Apartments offer large en-suite bedrooms too suit 2 or 3 guests. Apartments contain 1 large en-suite bedroom, sittingroom & fully-fitted kitchen/Dining. Weekly rates are available. All en-suite rooms have Hairdryer, Multichannel TV, Wifi, & Tea/Coffee facilities.
This farmhouse is over 300 years old and is situated in the picturesque Glenflesk valley. We are located nine miles east of Killarney town on the N22 road. We have six comfortable bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. There is also a guest sitting room. There is a no smoking policy at Salmon Leap Farm. Salmon Leap has private parking, central heating, power showers, tvs in bedrooms and is approved by the Irish Tourist Board. This is an ideal base for touring the South West of Ireland. For visitors interested in walking or hill walking, we offer advice for walks on a number of local hill walking routes. We can adapt the walks to suit your level of fitness. We can also organise walks for beginners and more advanced hill walkers in the Killarney area. There is a site of archaeological interest at Salmon Leap Farm. It is an early Christian burial ground dating from 500 to 1200 AD Please contact us directly by email for further information.
Welcome to "The Purple Heather B&B" which is situated in the heart of Killarney and adjacent to the well-renowned Gap of Dunloe. We offer a tranquil and homely atmosphere and the unique personal attention that you deserve to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. Gulliver Ireland Award Winner & Michelin De Routard, Breakfast Conservatory With Scenic View, All Rooms [ensuite] With, Television, Hair/Dryer, Tea/Coffee, Electric Blankets. Ideally located for touring, Ring of Kerry, Dingle Peninsula, Muckross House & Gardens, Killarney Lakes. Close To Restaurants, Pubs With Irish Music and Hotel Dunloe Castle.
Both Peter and Mignonne welcome you to Driftwood, a four star rated B&B situated a mere 10-minute walk from the centre of Kenmare where we are sure you will have a pleasant and relaxing stay with us. The area has spectacular natural beauty where walking, cycling and outdoor pursuits will allow you to fully enjoy the charm of the south west coast of Ireland. The Bedrooms are luxuriously appointed with an en-suite with a power shower. All rooms are carpeted with natural wood furnishings, televisions, hairdryers, clock alarms and complimentary tea/coffee facilities.
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.
Lakeshore Lodge, near Killorglin, is a charming and unique Bed & Breakfast. Situated on the shores of Caragh Lake with views of the MacGillycuddy Reeks, Irelands highest mountain range, guests can relax in these peaceful surroundings and forget the stresses of modern life. The B&B is the ideal base for touring the Ring of Kerry, famous for its fabulous scenery, and to make use of the Kerry Way, a walking path that meanders around the peninsula. There are championship golf courses within an easy drive, sandy blue flag beaches, lake and river fishing as well as sea angling, ancient historic ruins and so much more. There are fine dining restaurants locally and pubs offering traditional Irish music. Kerry Airport is only a 25 minute drive.
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.
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