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 102 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.
Excellent location. Peaceful with magnificent view on Ring of Kerry road (N70) Spacious rooms with bath-tubs and showers. Extensive breakfast menu. Home baking and fresh ground coffee. Ideal base for touring Ring of Kerry, Ring of Beara and Southwest Ireland. Help and advice given with directions, places to visit, things to do, nice walks etc. Ideal base for seeing the South West(Ring of Kerry, Dingle & Beara Peninsula). Direct Access to Kerry Way Walk Trail. Ideal base for a golfing holiday Kenmare Golf Club and Ring of Kerry Golf Club only minutes away. Killarney (35mins), Waterville (1 hr), Tralee (70mins), Ballybunion (105mins) Horse riding and Water activities nearby
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.
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.
"If Kerry is the kingdom, The Fairview Boutique Hotel Killarney is the castle", 'Magnificent, absolutely wonderful, stunning, gracious, delicious. We'll be back". Some of the words written by guests in our Guestbook. Superbly located in the heart of Killarney, the Fairview offers a refreshing approach to accommodation, standing out from the crowd and named Killarney's Best Boutique Hotel. We have awards for our high standard of accommodation: AA 5 Star & RAC 5 Diamonds, Sparkling Diamond & Warm Welcome Award, B&B Network Top Accommodation, Killarney Best New Development Awards - the prestigious Little Gem Awards. As part of the experience, the Fifth Season Restaurant offers guests a specially priced menu - an opportunity for our guests to sample the fine food so enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.
Our accommodation at Seaside B&B in Ballinskelligs combines modern and contemporary with a traditional design. Our rooms are spacious and light filled with luxurious bedding and original artwork by local artists. Enjoy the experience of a house within two minutes walking distance of a blue flag, sandy beach with a beach cafe open all year round. The nearest Pub with music and food is a ten minute walk by the strand or a road. Also at the doorsteps are Ballinskelligs two major medieval archaeological remains, the Priory linked to the monks of Skellig Michael, and Ballinskelligs Castle, one of Mac Carthy Mor, our local chieftains tower houses.
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.
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.
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.
Experience authentic Irish hospitality situated amidst lush gardens on the N71 minutes from Kenmare town. A warm friendly welcome is assured on arrival. Visitors will be treated to gorgeous garden views. A three night stay is recommended as it is an ideal base for visiting Ring of Kerry, Ring of Beara or nearby Muckross House & gardens. A day of activity is what a guest remembers when reflecting on a vacation. Why not spend a day taking a leisurely walk, cycle or climbing a mountain. As the host is a hill-walking enthusiast, guests planning to take to the Kerry hills will have an inside track on the best and most picturesque local routes. Alternatively you can chill out and sit by the river that flows by the house to watch the fish swim in the pools or gaze at the ever changing skies while drinking a glass of wine or reading a book from the house library the choice is yours. Each morning a selection of breakfast is available to invigorate our guests and prepare them for a days travelling through majestic mystical countryside.
Crystal Springs B&B AA 4* award is run by the Brosnan Family who ensure the comfort and enjoyment of their guests by providing top quality spacious rooms. We offer excellent value (2 and 3 night Specials) in our luxurious en-suite rooms, some overlooking the river. All tastefully decorated and well equipped with flat screen TV, WiFi, Phone, Hairdryer, Iron, Tea/coffee maker, mini-fridge, library collection and many more thoughtful touches, where personal attention and gracious hospitality awaits you. Free parking for guests. Major credit cards accepted.
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 TV and Tea & Coffee making facilities along with hairdryers.
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