Kenmare: (Irish: An Neidín - The Little Nest) is an important town on the Ring of Kerry and the Wild Atlantic way as it is also the gateway to the Ring of Beara. The town is located at the end of the Kenmare Bay and has a grand reputation for it's pubs and fine restaurants that source their food from Kerry's land, sea, lakes and rivers. There are 21 members in Kenmare with rooms starting at €35 per night. By booking directly through this website, you miss out the middlemen and reduce B&B Owners costs, this in turn helps the local economy and our B&Bs to maintain quality of service and better value - at busy times you may care to use the full B&B Directory for Kenmare
Welcome to Virginia's Guesthouse, in the heart of Kenmare. At our small, unpretentious, friendly house, you may be assured of a warm welcome, lovely accommodation and comfy beds. Owners, Neil and Noreen, were proud to have been awarded "Hosts of the Year 2011" by travel writer Georgina Campbell. We offer accommodation on a Room Only basis at Virginia's. For guests who wish to have breakfast, we will recommend a lovely place to eat very close by. Complimentary Tea and Coffee is always available in our library and Neil is always at hand to offer any advice or help with your itinerary. On-street parking & all car parks are free of charge in Kenmare. Alistair Sawday (travel writer) offers our favourite description of us: "marvellously unposh, the hospitality here is first class".
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.
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
Harbour View Bed & Breakfast is a 5 Star Award Winning B&B situated on the seashore with unrivalled views of Kenmare Bay. It is an approved B&B by the Irish Tourist Board and is on the Wild Atlantic Way and close to the Ring of Kerry. Here you can relax in the peace and solitude of the countryside. Go on scenic forest and mountain walks with spectacular views. Drive or take walks through the wild, rugged and unspoiled Beara Peninsula at a leisurely pace, enjoying the wide open spaces and breathtaking scenery. Visit the beautiful Gleninchaquin Amenity and Waterfall Valley, go fishing on the Clonee lakes or sit and relax in peace and tranquility. To appreciate Kenmare and its surrounding area, a stay of at least 2 or 3 nights is recommended. But however long or short your stay, we know you will want to return. Many of our guests revisit year after year. We look forward to having you stay at Harbour View B&B, and will do our best to ensure that your stay is a memorable one. A warm friendly welcome is always assured. Prefer a Holiday Home then Click here
Birchwood is an Irish family owned and operated B&B. Opened in 1991 Mary and Tom Mac Donnell have established a reputation as caring hosts offering excellent accommodation and food at reasonable rates. Birchwood is set on 1.5 acres of gardens in a tranquil rural location just outside the village of Kilgarvan with a south facing aspect overlooking a Birch Tree Forest and wonderful natural scenery. It is both Irish Tourist Board registered and carries 4 star rating from the AA. With 5 large comfortable and attractively decorated bedrooms including double, twin and family rooms it caters for a wide range of guests. Both the dining room and lounge face onto the gardens for your added enjoyment. Birchwood's many return guests can vouch for the most wonderful breakfast menu which caters for the most discerning palate and is served with fruits and juices of all kinds together with home made breads and preserves.
Forgefield House B&B is a spacious five bedroom Dormer house with all the latest amenities surrounded by some of the most stunning scenic views in the area. All our rooms are of a high standard of furnishing with individuality designed for personal comfort. Each room is equipped with spring water, hospitality tray, hairdryer and bedroom slippers. Other facilities are cot, high chair, iron, dry room ideal for golfers or walkers and private parking. Breakfast is taken in our sun room overlooking the Roughty River.
Hallissey's is located right in the centre of the Kemare town within walking distance of all the restaurants, pubs, gift shops, art galleries and the weekly market. All rooms have en suite bathrooms, a hospitality tray, TV, Free Wifi and hairdryer. The owner Mrs Hallisseys, has a good knowledge of the area and will recommend places to visit and things to do.
Elegant, luxurious house with spacious rooms, on a quiet road with beautiful scenic views overlooking the Druid Circle, Kenmare town, mountain and valley scenery. Kenmare town centre is only a six minute walk with its fine restaurants, pubs offering Irish Music sessions, gift shops and art galleries. We are an ideal touring base for the Wild Atlantic Way Ring of Kerry, Beara and Killarney. All rooms are large, have free WiFi, a refreshment tray, hairdryer, TV and en suite bathoom. The breakfast menu is extensive and includes homemade breads and local free range eggs.
Laburnum House B&B, in Kenmare, is an ideal location on the Ring Of Kerry road(N70). Kenmare Town centre is only 10minute walk on footpath pavement with street lights. Kenmare is special; enjoying the unique location of being the only town that is on both the famous Ring Of Kerry and the beautiful Ring of Beara, making it the ideal touring base. Laburnum B&B is just 8km from Molls Gap on the Killarney road. Laburnum B&B feature free Wifi and free private parking. All rooms come with a flat screen TV. Enjoy a cup of tea while looking out at the mountains or garden. Gleninchaquin Park is 9km from Laburnum B&B, while Ladies View is 9km from the property. The nearest airport, at 33km, is Kerry Airport. This is our guests favorite part of Kenmare according to independent reviews.
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.
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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