The backbone of the Irish accommodation sector is the 'Irish 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.
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."
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Woodlands Guesthouse is a luxurious, newly purpose built guesthouse in the centre of County Kerry. A free shuttle service is offered for Kerry Airport, Farranfore, which is just a few minutes away. This house has been tastefully decorated to a very high standard with ultimate comfort in mind for our guests. Your host Eilis has experience in the five star sector and it shows in the standard of accommodation. Tea, Coffee and Pastries served on arrival and at any time during your stay. Guests are welcome to use the guest lounge which is equipped with large screen multichannel TV. An extensive dvd collection is available for guest use. Guests are also invited to use the sunroom, decking area and seating by the river overlooking the beautiful landscaped gardens. Early breakfasts available.
Lakelands Farm is a luxurious guesthouse ideally located on the scenic shores of Europe's finest salmon and seatrout lake, Lough Currane close to Waterville in County Kerry, Ireland. From every window you will enjoy outstanding pamaramic views of the lake and mountains. All rooms have ensuite bathrooms, direct-dial telephone, satellite TV, plus tea and coffee facilities. There are also a number of rooms with balcony or Jacuzzi and room service is available for a small charge. Enjoy home-cooked meals in the spacious dining room while looking out over stunning views of the beautiful Lough Currane. Relax in comfort by a large open fire in either of the spacious lounges, one of which is equipped with satellite TV. Frank, one of your hosts, is a professional angling guide and boatman. He has his own boats, with engines, for hire, which are moored on the private shoreline just 300 metres from the guesthouse with easy access by car. The Fishing Season opens 17th January through to 30th September. Guided tours to Church Island.
A charming country home in a quiet and scenic area. The splendid gardens, manicured by your host Mary, are there for you to enjoy together with the horses, ducks and other animals. Rossbeigh, famous for its sand dunes and long beach, is only 12km(7.46 miles). Close by are the McGillycuddy Reeks, Irelands highest mountain range, Blackstones Bridge and Lickeen Forest, where a stroll by the river could start or end an idyllic day. The area is an artists dream and perfect for walkers and rock climbers. Rocklands B&B offers 2 generous double rooms with a great Irish breakfast.
Ocean View Bed & Breakfast owned by Maureen Doherty is a warm and friendly home. Rooms are tastefully decorated, en-suite and equipped with saorview TV, radio-alarm and free WiFi. Wake each morning to a full Irish breakfast and fresh baked goods. Located in the heart of the Ring of Kerry with spectacular views of both the sea and mountainside. Relax in our peaceful living area looking out on a magnificent landscape with access to an abundance of information and literature on County Kerry and Ireland. We are pleased to arrange local tours and cycle rentals for our guests. Enjoy an American-Irish welcome with complementary tea/coffee and home baked treats in a relaxed atmosphere.
Our bedrooms are individually designed in keeping with the history of the building with all modern amenities including free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV's, lift, wheelchair access and private, secure, off-street car parking. Downstairs, our chef and owner, Carol, runs the award-winning, seafood & steak restaurant, boasting a long-established reputation for good food, using only the finest and freshest locally sourced produce. Also, on offer is an extensive list of over 300 wines from which to choose. We invite you to relax and enjoy a drink by the fire at our cosy bar. Foley's has the luxury of a Boutique Hotel but retains a private, intimate and quiet ambience. We are in the centre of Killarney town, close to all the surrounding activities. Foleys Townhouse & Restaurant update, 15 June 2020 A family run business with over 70 years experience, Foleys Townhouse & Restaurant is delighted to confirm our plans to reopen on Friday 3rd July 2020. As we prepare to reopen we do so with the safety of our team and our guests at the forefront of everything we do. We are following guidelines for reopening businesses that have been issued by the HSE, the WHO, our Government, sector agencies such as the FSAI and the HSA as well as Failte Ireland. This is to ensure that Foleys is a safe & welcoming environment for you and your loved ones. We have made changes in the following areas of our guest journey to ensure you have a safe & enjoyable experience with us: 1) Employee & guest health - physical distancing guidelines will be embraced and hand sanitiser stations available throughout the restaurant & guest house. Frequent cleaning & disinfecting will be carried out in all public areas with particular attention paid to high touch areas such as elevator buttons, door handles, room keys and the front desk. All employees will receive training on COVID-19 safety and disinfection protocols. 2) Restaurant - with 3 separate dining rooms, Foleys Restaurant has ample space to seat our guests in a safe and welcoming environment. Dining tables, seating and couches have been rearranged to ensure we adhere to the physical distancing guidelines allowing, for a safe and comfortable dining experience. 3) Bedrooms - Our housekeeping team will be following advanced cleaning protocols for the bedrooms & bathrooms with particular emphasis placed on disinfecting frequently touched surfaces such as: desks, countertops, tables and chairs â€“ phones and remotes - thermostats - cabinets, cupboards, shelving - doors, door handles and doorplates - windows, mirrors and frame - lights and lighting controls - closets, hangers and other amenities. 4) Breakfast service - While the buffet element of our breakfast service will now cease, breakfast will be prepared to order and guests will be allocated a time to be seated in the dining room. We look forward to welcoming you to Foleys Townhouse & Restaurant and we are committed to delivering you a safe & enjoyable experience with us. Book here with confidence for the best rates & flexible cancellation policy.
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.
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