The backbone of the Irish accommodation sector is the '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 104 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. 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 323 B&Bs.
Welcome to Virginia's Guesthouse, in the heart of Kenmare. At our small, unpretentious, friendly house, you may be assured of a warm welcome, lovely accommodation and comfy beds. Owners, Neil and Noreen, were proud to have been awarded "Hosts of the Year 2011" by travel writer Georgina Campbell. We offer accommodation on a Room Only basis at Virginia's. For guests who wish to have breakfast, we will recommend a lovely place to eat very close by. Complimentary Tea and Coffee is always available in our library and Neil is always at hand to offer any advice or help with your itinerary. On-street parking & all car parks are free of charge in Kenmare. Alistair Sawday (travel writer) offers our favourite description of us: "marvellously unposh, the hospitality here is first class".
The Olde Forge has been serving breakfast to Kerry visitors for over 20 years! We are located a 2km from the village of Caherdaniel and provide an ideal base for short or extended trips to the region. Our rooms boast an unrivalled view over Kenmare bay to greet you in the morning. All rooms have W.C. and shower en suite. A flexible and varied Breakfast is served from 8am. A variety of rooms are available for families and smaller parties. Caherdaniel has one of Kerry's most beautiful beaches.
The five rooms in Kate and Andrew Cooke's restaurant with rooms, QC's, are the grooviest in all of Kerry. You don't just want to stay in these rooms, you want to possess them, such is their astute luxury, their beyond - good finishing, their sense of escape. One of the secrets of their success maybe that the rooms and furnishings are slightly larger - than - normal - life.
Brigadoon House is situated on the Dingle Peninsular, overlooked by the Sleive Mish mountain on one side and the highest mountains in Ireland, the McGuillicuddy Reeks, on the other side. Separated by the estuary on which Inch beach lies 10 minutes away. This beautiful location is central to Killarney, Tralee and Dingle with the Ring of Kerry a short drive away. We are also home to a multitude of world class golf courses. Beautiful scenery, pleasant surroundings and luxury accommodation. Our rooms can cater couples to families, to large groups. Our family rooms have a double bed and 2 singles bed with the option of an additional bed. All our rooms are en suite featuring a power shower in each bathroom, complimentary toiletries and towels. Rooms are serviced daily and fresh towels are provided each day. We have tea and coffee making facilities in each room, with hot chocolate and biscuits for the children! All rooms have a flat screen TV and complimentary wifi throughout the house. Each room has a French door leading to the gardens where tables and chairs are provided for you to relax and unwind in the evenings. Breakfast is served each morning with a wide selection of items from a full Irish breakfast to a fresh fruit smoothie, homemade scones and soda bread. We endeavour to make you feel welcome and we aim to give you a home from home, where you can relax, recharge and feel refreshed.
Our 4 star guesthouse boasts 15 luxurious bedrooms with private bathroom, TV, direct dial telephone, power showers, trouser press. The house is tastefully decorated throughout and features many interesting antiques and art. All guestrooms are spacious, en-suite with direct dial telephone, television and trouser press. The accent is on friendly personal service backed by the highest standards throughout. Abbey Lodge is close to Killarney Town Centre, a good base for touring the Ring of Kerry or exploring the Killarney National Park and convenient for the INEC - just a short distance along the Muckross Road.
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.
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.
Orchard House B&B is a luxury, town centre accommodation in quiet location just off the high street. All rooms have bathrooms, are individually decorated with satellite TV and all mod-cons overlooking an award winning garden. Free private parking on site and Free Wi Fi connection. Free pick up from bus and train station. The owner Marie is a Killarney local and grew up on High Street in a popular restaurant. With over 40 years experience in the hospitality sector, you're assured of a warm welcome upon your visit to Orchard House B&B. In Irish language this is referred to as Cead Mile Failte (which translates to 1000 welcomes to you) Cash is payable on arrival. Early check in welcome. Open all year round. Killarney has it all from fantastic nights out to the beautiful Lakes of Killarney. Killarney offers a great base for those interested in travelling the Ring of Kerry. Drivers please note: Travel anti-clockwise round the Ring of Kerry to minimise traffic problems on the narrower sections of road. Careful some sat nav GPS systems have been directing traffic in a clockwise direction.
4 Star B&B set on the edge of Killarney town amidst magical woodland and lakeshore walks. Only 600 meters from famous Ross Castle on beautiful Lough Leane and opposite the entrance to Killarney National Park. Our newly decorated bedrooms are elegant and spacious with all essential facilities. Elegant double, twin and triple ensuite bedrooms are furnished with orthopaedic beds, T.V., tea/coffee facilities, electronic safes, hairdryers, trousers press and clock radio. Relax in our guest lounge with multi channel T.V. or stroll through our very attractive gardens. Enjoy our freshly cooked breakfasts to the sound of the horse-drawn jaunting cars clip-clopping past. Complimentary computer for guest use with free internet access.
Welcome to Cill Ide Bed & Breakfast which is a family run B&B with landscaped gardens and panoramic views of Torc & Mangerton mountains. Tours arranged for Ring of Kerry & Dingle. Ideal location for walkers doing The Kerry Way trail. Torc Waterfall, Muckross House and Killarney Lakes are all nearby. Non smoking house.
Doughlasha is a family run B&B, 6km from Killarney town centre. It has seven bedrooms, five are ensuite and two with a bathroom with a shower/Jacuzzi. The B&B boasts spectacular views of the mountains and breathtaking views of the Killarney Lakes. If you are a mountain climber Doughlasha is the place for you. We are 10 mins from Cronin's yards which is the main starting point for all climbers to Carrantouhill. We provide packed lunches, dinners etc. if required. We are walking distance from a hotel/pub which serves delicious food. For children, we have a playground with swings, slides, seesaw & trampoline. The playground is enclosed so you can relax in the patio area. We also provide a buggy, cots and a babysitting service. You are welcome to use our barbecue, we provide all the utensils, glasses, cutlery and use of our fridge freezer. All rooms are en-suite and are equipped with T.V., Hairdryer, Iron, Ironing Board, Tea/Coffee facilities, Fridge, Shampoo, Shower Gel.
Shaminir is a fine, recently built, 5 bedroomed house that has been fully Bord Failte approved. All our rooms have a private bathroom, are tastefully designed and decorated with beautiful colour co-ordinating schemes. We offer a choice of twin, double or family rooms (sleeping 4), and a choice of continental, full Irish or smoked salmon breakfasts. At Shaminir we have successfully combined modern facilities with a good old fashioned warm and welcoming Irish family home feel, and we can offer probably the best view in Ireland with our own trout lake in the front garden. The picturesque town of Kenmare is 3 miles away and offers all the attractions of a lively traditional Irish town. Irish music and ballads are played most nights in the bars and restaurants scattered throughout the town. Ideal for touring the internationally famous Ring of Kerry or the rugged and dramatic Beara Peninsula with stunning views around every corner. Located near some of Ireland's finest golf courses such as Killarney, Waterville, Ballybunion and Tralee.
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