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 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.
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.
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.
Claiming the best views in Ireland, the Scarriff Inn B&B at Caherdaniel is a family run Bed and Breakfast Inn renowned for its Irish welcome. From all bedrooms there are majestic views of Derrynane, Kenmare Bay and Bantry Bay. The Inn is halfway round the Ring of Kerry midway between Waterville and Sneem. Dine in the seafood restaurant and sample the outstanding cuisine as recommended by Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber or relax in the Visa bar and enjoy the scenery and ambience.
A purpose built guesthouse, Abbey Court is located on over two acres of landscaped gardens on the Wild Atlantic Way, Ring of Kerry and metres from the sea shore. It is the perfect place to relax with luxurious rooms designed and furnished with your comfort in mind. Our en-suite bedrooms are all individually decorated with beautiful antique pine. The attention to detail echoes the care given. White sheets, warm blankets and fluffy white pillows. Abbey Court also boasts two sitting rooms, one on each floor, incorporating a library and a writing area. Both are decorated in old charm English oak wood furniture. Our four course Full Irish breakfast is served in a room overlooking the bay while listening to some soft Irish music. The idea of the traditional Full Irish Breakfast is to feed you enough to last to lunchtime. For lighter tastes or continental breakfast can be catered for. We will also cater for special dietary requests once prior notice is given.
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.
Welcome to the EmerVille Bed and Breakfast located in the heart of Killarney, heaven's reflex. Experience the warmth, friendliness and welcoming hospitality here with the luxury of Ireland's most beautiful and popular town right at your doorstep. Full Irish breakfasts or breakfast of your choice can be enjoyed. All bedrooms are en-suite, with television, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Located in a quiet residential area within minutes walk to Killarney town centre. Private parking for guests. We look forward to your stay
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.
Carraig Liath house is a purpose built Valentia stone house, which overlooks the beautiful fishing village of Portmagee with views of the sea, islands and the mystic Kerry mountains. Ideally located as a base to visit the famous Ring of Kerry or the Skellig Islands now an UNESCO heritage site, where boats trips depart daily and can be arranged on request. Carraig liath house consists of three large en-suite bedrooms, all tastefully decorated to a very high standard, with orthopaedic beds, power showers, hairdryers, tvs, tea and coffee and free high speed internet access , all with comfort in mind. Five minutes walk to Portmagee where you can sample traditional music on Friday and Sunday nights, and why not partake in the Irish night on Tuesdays nights. Why not relax and enjoy tea or coffee with some home baking on our newly designed patio where you can watch the boats come and go in the harbour. Open all year.
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.
Georgian country farmhouse, listed in "The House of Kerry", previously forming part of the 6000 acres Godfrey Estate. Now working farm nestled between Kilderry Wood & Banks of the River Maine, with commanding views of Slieve Mish mountains & The Dingle Peninsula. Avail of 1st class recreational facilities nearby - choice of golf courses, horseriding, sandy beaches, fishing, woodland and hill walks to mention but a few. Or simply relax and unwind by open fires and enjoy the ambience of country life and the warm welcome that awaits you.
Relax in our award winning 4 star rated tastefully decorated lodge. Our lodge overlooks a secluded beach with magnificent views of the St. Finan's Bay, Skelligs Rock and the Atlantic Ocean. One of the unique features of this beach is the way the waves break spectacularly. Truly a sight to behold! All our bedrooms and dining area have splendid views of the beach and ocean where you can relax in peace and solitude. Listen to the sounds of the birds and see what wildlife you can spot in the water.
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.
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