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 103 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.
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.
Eilis, Tom and family wish to welcome you to our friendly and relaxing family home which offers comfortable accommodation and delicious wholesome food. (We use locally grown products where possible.) We are located in a very scenic and peaceful location. We are highly recommended in numerous guides including Guide du Routard, Michelin Bed and Breakfast and Lonely Planet. There are more than 1,500 archaeological sites in the area, including ringforts, rock art etc. We are ideally located for fishing, scubadiving, cycling, walking, Birdwatching, horse riding, touring the Skellig Ring, Valentia Island, the Ring of Kerry and the Dingle Peninsula. We are only 2km away from the car ferry to Valentia Island and boats to the Skellig Islands and their 6th century monastery.
Golf Links View is a luxurious and comfortable lodging situated in a quiet location close to Waterville village. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, tea/coffee facilities, hair dryers, power showers and orthopaedic beds. Free Wifi broadband access available. Varied breakfast menus available, with a selection of fruit and a variety of cereals with home baking a speciality. For our guests, a luggage transfer and pick up/drop off service provided for walkers. Washroom & drying facilities available. Pick up point nearby for trips to the famous Skellig Rock, one of only three Irish dedicated UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
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.
This is a luxurious family orientated 5 bedroomed bungalow situated at the gateway to the Gap of Dunloe (a glaciated valley). We are Bord Failte approved and a non smoking home. Our rates include varied breakfast menu, private car park, outdoor picnic area, hair dryers, irons/ironing boards, under floor heating and TV & wireless free broadband. Supermarket, grocery shop, post office are within 1 km away and our local taxi service is just a phone call away. This is family run business is owned by John & Nora Ferris and their 3 teenage children. We have a great interest is music and enjoy a sing song by the fireside. Our emphasis is on a friendly personal service to enhance a comfortable relaxing stay for you and yours to enjoy. We can arrange for you to be picked up by jaunting car from our home so you can enjoy a traditional trip or horse back ride through the Gap of Dunloe.
This charming 18th century house is situated in the heart of the Cahersiveen town, close to Pubs, Restaurants and amenities and the bus stop. Situated on the Ring of Kerry Road and the Wild Atlantic Way, it is an ideal starting point for the Skelligs Islands. The property was at one time used as a coast guard station. O'Shea's is a family run B&B nestled at the foot of the Beenetee mountain over looking the majestic river Fertha. En-suite bedrooms, with TV and Tea/Coffee facilities. A continental breakfast is served. It is highly recommended and is open March to October. Skellig Michael, one of the worlds finest example of early Christian Monastic Architecture. Local history, walking, jogging and cycling routes and other tourism information available by our friendly staff. Places of Interest: Daniel O'Connell birth place - O'Connell Memorial Church The Abbey of the Holy Cross - Ballycarbery Castle Leacanabuile Stone Fort - Cahergeal Stone Fort Old Barracks Heritage Centre - Many Archaeological & Historical sites Blue Flag beaches Recently built Marina
Tara Farm B&B is a spacious house with six ensuite bedrooms - all large rooms, with television, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer and sitting areas. Four of the rooms are large with queen and single beds overlooking the water, with private patios/balconies and a beautiful mountain backdrop. The guest lounge also overlooks the water and the dining room is very spacious with individual tables. We offer a full and extensive breakfast menu and light meals, packed lunches on request. We at Tara Farm bed and breakfast take a very special interest in our guests. There is always some member of the family available to welcome guests, to advise on restaurants, to help plan itinerary, or just to have a cup of tea/coffee in the lounge after a busy day.
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.
Coomassig View B&B is a luxury four-star rated, spacious dormer bungalow, situated less than 500m from the colourful little village of Sneem on the N70 Ring of Kerry. The house also backs onto the Kerry Way and is perfectly situated for hikers. The Kerry Way, some 200 Kilometres long, winds its way through and around the Iveragh Peninsula, using old pathways, roads and tracks. Nivana for walkers. The B&B offers double, twin and family rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms. Facilities include drying room for walkers and cyclists, private parking and lock up indoor storage for bicycles and backpacks. The house is approved by the Irish Tourist Board. You can expect a warm welcome, refreshments on arrival, availability of tea/coffee making facilities throughout your stay and a breakfast cooked to order. All our guest rooms are equipped with Satellite TV. We welcome families!
We are a family run Bed and Breakfast, The Ford. Nestled amongst the Caha Mountains, overlooking the Sheen River and six miles from the well-known heritage town of Kenmare noted for its Award Winning Restaurants, Galleries and Craft shops. The Ford Bed and Breakfast is located on the Beara Way, making it a prime location for keen walkers. Also being ideally situated for touring the unspoiled Beara Peninsula, and the famous Ring of Kerry. Molly Gallivan's Cottage and Traditional Farm is only a five-minute drive away. World famous Garnish Island Gardens in the idyllic village of Glengarriff are only a twenty-minute drive away. The newly opened Bonane Heritage Park is five minutes walk from us. This park contains many ancient sites of archaeological interest, ring forts, stone circles, a famine ruin and standing Stones. It shows that our parish of Bonane was inhabited 6000 years ago. Guided walks can be arranged around the park.
Brookhaven is a luxury five star Irish Tourist Board family run bed and breakfast. Spacious en suite rooms, with king beds, direct dial telephone, multichannel t.v. hairdryers, plus tea and coffee making facilities. Nestled outside the picturesque village of Waterville, half way around the internationally renowned Ring of Kerry, and in the heart of the Wild Atlantic Way, and the Dark Sky reserve, this is the ideal holiday spot. Brookhaven House B&B accommodation overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, and the Waterville links golf course , and is a two minute drive to Hogs Head golf course. Activities locally; golf, fishing lake and sea( Lough Currane famous for salmon and sea trout), walking Kerry Way walking route, also many loop walks nearby, horse riding, surfing, blue flag beaches, archaeological sites the Skellig Islands(World Unesco heritage site, star wars location, which is surrounded by screaming gannets, and gulls, this is a trip to remember. There are renowned gourmet restaurants on our doorstep. Recommended by all leading guide books.
Larkfield House B&B has been run by The Ivory Family since 1991. Over the years we have gained valuable experience in accommodating guests, satisfying their needs and providing an excellent service. Our top quality service has been recognised by the Irish Tourist Board (Bord Failte) with many awards over the years. All our rooms provide en-suite toilet & shower facilities, tea/coffee facilities, hairdryers and televisions. We also provide private parking. Coeliac Friendly B&B - Gluten Free diets catered for. Guests are offered a high standard of accommodation with lots of extra comforts to make your holiday special (e.g.) car hire, cycle hire, bus tours, golf & fishing and restaurants reserved. Let our experience ........ benefit YOU
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