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.
Just 40 metres from the vibrant Town Centre of Killarney, the Copper Kettle is one of Killarney's most central and luxurious town guest houses. It is an ideal base from which to visit Killarney National Park, the Ring of Kerry and the Dingle Peninsula. All rooms have multi channel TV, direct dial telephone, WiFi internet access and ensuite bathrooms. Also available (on request) are exclusive jacuzzi suites and kingsize beds. Your hosts Shelley & James O'Neill hope to extend a Cead Mile Failte to you on your arrival to Killarney.
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.
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.
The Waterfront is a relaxed, family run B&B situated at the entrance of the picturesque fishing village of Portmagee. The B&B is nestled between the sea and the mountains and over looks Valentia Island. It is the perfect place for you and yours to relax and unwind. There are five comfortable en-suite bedrooms in the accommodation and a homely, cosy visitors lounge with Sky Tv and a selection of books to enjoy during your stay. In the morning, you can indulge in the breakfast buffet and freshly cooked meals with home-made brown bread. There is a beautiful garden to enjoy with a private secure car park for all guests.
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.
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.
Wayside is located in a peaceful lake and mountain district known as the Gap of Dunloe. 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. The Band B is ideal for touring Dingle, Ring of Kerry, Beara 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 €8 per day) available. Also nearby IS Beaufort Golf Course(18 hole)
Leabrook House B&B is strategically located in Castlemaine, on The Wild Atlantic Way, between the Ring of Kerry to the South and the Dingle Peninsula to the West. Leabrook House is situated on the Main Road to Dingle, 11 km from Kerry Airport and 20 minutes from Killarney. There is plenty to do in the region, including walking, surfing, golfing, fishing, horse riding and hiking. This is a quiet location with cosy refurbished bedrooms and new flat screen TV's in all rooms and with access to sitting rooms, sun lounge and deck. From Leabrook House, its 25 minutes to Killarney National Park with 70 km. of paths and trails leading to many locations including Ross Castle and The Lakes of Killarney. The nineteenth century Victorian Mansion, Muckross House and Gardens is just 10 minutes from the National Park. We are just 20 minutes from Ireland's most impressive beach, Inch Beach, long and sandy and bordered by Kerry Mountains with Sammy's Beachside Bar, Restaurant, Coffee and Retail Shops - an ideal setting for surfing and home to Kingdomwaves Surf School for beginners and professionals alike. On its own secluded grounds, Leabrook House offers Free Wi-Fi and free parking. Bars and Restaurants are 5 minutes from here. As our guest, you will enjoy a very friendly, warm and relaxed homely atmosphere. Assorted breakfasts, including full Irish/English, are freshly cooked each morning.
Situated in Portmagee, winner of the Ireland First Tourism Town Award, Reen Coast B&B overlooks Valentia Island and the Portmagee Channel. It is an ideal base for touring the beautifully scenic Ring of Kerry, a trip not to be missed, which passes close by. All the rooms have views of the sea and mountains, and have en-suite bathrooms, WiFi and TVs. On arrival you will be greeted by delicious home baking and tea or coffee. There is a delicious breakfast menu, from full Irish to pancakes, and vegetarians are catered for. This owner is an avid walker and gives good advice on the best trails, from easy to "you need to be experienced".
Strand's End House, Strand's End, Cahersiveen, Co. Kerry is run by Joan and Eamonn Bowler. Guests can expect what Eamonn and Joan have always excelled in: intimate knowledge of the area, a love of hospitality, going the extra mile to make guests feel welcome, cosseted and comfortable.Eamon has deepened his knowledge of the environment, he loves to feed wildbirds, he bakes traditional and contemporary specialties and he intends to provide all his guests with a unique, memorable experience of Kerry Geo Park (the Iveragh Peninsula). This B&B is ideal for those who want to experience genuine hospitality, where the guest is paramount and every support to explore and appreciate the region is given. Hill walkers and out-door enthusiasts are especially welcome.
Watersedge is a purpose built B&B nestled in the Sheen Falls woods and is just 10 min walk along the waterfront to Kenmare Town. Our bedrooms are finished to a very high standard. All our rooms are ensuite with power showers, hair dryers, flat screen television and DVD. The beds are fully orthopaedic and floors contain hollow core concrete sound proofing. There is hot tea / coffee and biscuits available all day in our guest dining room which overlooks the harbour. We have an extensive library with books, local maps and a large selection of DVDs. We also have cards, chess and other board games to enjoy. Our garden deck is a great place to relax with a good book and a coffee. Please make our home your home. Breakfast time is special at Watersedge, we have a large breakfast menu to suit all tastes and needs including home baked scones and bread, our own smoked salmon, locally made cheese and of course the traditional hot breakfast. A typical guest review. "If you want to stay in a B&B that provides tasty food, helpful hosts and boasts an excellent location, Waters Edge in Kenmare is the place for you. We receive a stream of excellent feedback from our walkers who hike the Beara Way and who stay here, telling us how kind and friendly Noreen is and how hearty the food is. We have no hesitation in recommending that you stay at Waters Edge in Kenmare."
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