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Historic Luxury Rental Manor Coolclogher House-on 68 Acres

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Coolclogher House/Private-Estate/golf/walking


Last updated: 08/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Killarney castle description

Coolclogher House was built in 1746 it is a historic manor home set on a secluded 65 acre walled estate near Killarney on the Ring of Kerry.Registered by the Irish Tourist Board in the Historic House category.Recommended by top travel guides as one of the best places to stay in Ireland.It is a short distance from the town of Killarney on the famous Ring of Kerry route.Located close to many attractions including Killarney National Park, Muckross House and Gardens, Ross Castle, Torc Waterfall, the Gap of Dunloe and Ladies View a great location for sightseeing .This is a beautiful area with parks, lakes, waterfalls and a lush green landscape with a mountain backdrop.It is well located for daytrips to Kenmare,Ring Of Kerry ,Ring Of Berra,Blarney
Castle/BlarneyStone,Gap Of Dunloe and Dingle.World famous golf courses such as Ballybunion,Tralee, Waterville and Killarney Golf and Fishing club are just a short drive away,boat trips, fishing, guided tours and horse riding along with other adventure activities can all be arranged. In the evenings there are many excellent restaurants to visit and traditional Irish pubs with live music.

The Manor has been beautifully restored with all modern bathrooms and plumbing.It has great atmosphere with large windows offering wonderful views of the surrounding fields and the oldest mountain range in the world.The Macgillycuddy Reeks can be seen in the distance.The house is superbly decorated with antiques, original pieces of art,polished timber flooring,books,flowers and antique luxurious rugs throughout.All the bedrooms are en-suite with modern bathrooms, and the super king-sized beds with hand ironed Egyptian cotton bed linen ensure guests have a good night’s sleep.All bedrooms have their own beautiful unique views of the grounds and landscape.The beautiful kitchen is fully equipped with an AGA cooker and log burner to ensure your comfort.There is a separate dining room and two large, welcoming living rooms with large impressive marble fire places in which to relax and unwind.The conservatory is home to a 200 year-old camellia tree which blooms every February to April it has beautiful deep pink flowers.

Coolclogher House is the perfect base for long stays and it’s a wonderful location for family reunions or for celebrating those special occasions like birthdays and wedding anniversaries. The house is also registered to hold civil wedding ceremonies and we have hosted several small weddings here.Many guests return to stay with us every year and recommend their friends to us.We are one of the top places to stay in Ireland and recommended by all the top travel guides. Please see our website Coolclogherhouse Killarney Ireland or check us out on Facebook and Twitter pages for further information and pictures or contact us directly by telephone or email.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Castle
  • 12000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

      • Housekeeper Optional
      • Chauffeur
      • Massage
      • Private Chef
      • Staff
      • Car Available
      • Concierge


      • Children Welcome:

        Children love the freedom of the private estate .They also love the animals....moreless

      • Non Smoking Only:

        No smoking in the house guests can smoke in the garden ....moreless

      • Long-Term Renters Welcome
      • Events Allowed

      Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

      • Bedroom 1: 1 king

        Large bedrooms with huge windows with view....moreless

      • Bedroom 2: 1 king

        Large with views and all with bathrooms...moreless

      • Bedroom 3: 1 king

        Large with views zip and link bed own bathroom...moreless

      • Bedroom 4: 1 king

        Large with views own bathroom zip and link bed...moreless

      • Bedroom 5: 1 king

        Large with views own bathroom zip and link bed...moreless

      • Bedroom 6: 1 king

        large with views king bed own bathroom....moreless

      • Bedroom 7: 1 king

        Zip and link king bed large with views own bathroom...moreless

      • Convertible bed(s): 2 twin/ single

        We have some fold away single beds....moreless

      • Beds have seven Super King size zip and link beds plus some extra single beds and travel cots.All bedrooms large have their own bathrooms and all have fantastic views. We have one extra bedroom on the ground floor which may be available in 2014. ...moreless

      Bathrooms: 8 Bathrooms

      Kitchen & Dining

      • Kitchen:

        The kitchen is very large with a huge table and Irish country dresser AGA cooker and hand made painted units a dream kitchen two large windows very bright ....moreless

      • Dining:

        A magical place to have dinner this is what our guests tell me all the time. ...moreless

      • Cooking Utensils:

        The kitchen is fully fully equiped and is a great place to cook/relax in ....moreless

      • Catering Available:

        There are a number of catering options please contact us for details. ...moreless

      • Oven:

        Great AGA Master Chef Cooker ...moreless

      • Dishwasher:

        Miele dish washer...moreless

      • Child's Highchair
      • Stove
      • Dishes & Utensils
      • Pantry Items
      • Coffee Maker
      • Toaster
      • Microwave
      • Ice Maker
      • Refrigerator
      • Seating for 14 people


      • Wood Fireplace:

        (2) House has two large marble antique working fire places they burn logs,peat or coal...moreless

      • Living Room seats 16:

        There are two huge living rooms with open fires huge windows and loads of books/piano ...moreless

      • Washing Machine:

        Coolclogher House has its own laundry room with a washer and dryer and clothes horse...moreless

      • Linens Provided:

        We provide top quality white luxury cotton bed linen and luxury white towels ....moreless

      • Wood Stove:

        The stove is in the large country kitchen it burns coal timber and peat . ...moreless

      • Clothes Dryer:

        Washer and dryer plus a clothes line guests can use....moreless

      • Heating:

        Central heating oil plus peat/log fires/wood stove....moreless

      • Fireplace:

        Huge antique marble fire places....moreless

      • Covered Parking:

        There is lots of private parking...moreless

      • Parking Off Street:

        private parking at the manor....moreless

      • Parking:

        Private parking at the manor....moreless

      • Towels Provided:

        All towels provided....moreless

      • Babysitter
      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
      • Hair Dryer
      • Garage
      • Iron & Board

      Other Amenities

          • The house stands on 60 acres of park land with mature trees and stunning views,it is quiet and tranquil. The nearest town is 5 mins drive away in Killarney Town, it has many restaurants and Irish music pubs. It has a great concert hall Riverdance, Elton John and The Celtic Tenors have all graced the stage of this hugely popular and modern venue.Many musicals are performed by International companies. We can arrange various trips around the Ring of Kerry, Gap of Dunloe, Ring of Beara and The Dingle peninsula. This area is a golfers paradise with at least a dozen of the top courses which cater for all levels. Horse riding is only 5 mins away in a beautiful setting by the lakes of Killarney. There are 17 Blue Flag beaches in Kerry only 70 in Ireland .The famous lakes of Killarney are only a short drive/walk away.the house is within walking distance of Killarney National Park and Gardens/Traditional Farms....moreless


          • Game Room
          • CD Player
          • VCR
          • Toys


          • Wireless Internet:

            Fast broadband internet available free....moreless

          • Mobile Phone
          • Computer Available
          • Telephone
          • Internet

          Pool & Spa

          • Communal Pool:

            There are a number of Spa and Pool facilities locally the our guests can use . ...moreless

          • Private Pool:

            Guests can use an indoor heated pool five minutes away....moreless

          Outdoor Features

          • Bicycles:

            For hire locally this area is great for cycling many trails a great way to see the many sights. ...moreless

          • Lawn / Garden:

            Coolclogher House has amazing gardens with stunning views.See many pictures on our web site. ...moreless

          • Golf:

            There are many top golf courses locally. Details on our web site ...moreless


          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Location & View

          • Village:

            We are five minutes from the historic and charming town of Killarney,Kerry.Voted one of cleanest towns in Ireland.It is just beautiful surrounded by lakes, mountains and lush green landscape. ...moreless

          • Rural:

            Coolclogher House nesting in a 68 acre walled estate in an atmosphere of piece and tranquility with the advantages of being near a beautiful historic town with great shops and restaurants. ...moreless

          • Lake View:

            Coolclogher House is surrounded by lakes and mountains and hundreds of miles of stunning coastline stunning scenery.Ideal location for day trips and golf. ...moreless

          • Mountain View:

            Beautiful views overlooking mature parkland with a mountain backdrop. Very peaceful and quiet but near a town a unique location....moreless


          • Live Theater
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Cycling
          • Golf
          • Parasailing
          • Mountain Biking
          • Hiking
          • Wind-Surfing
          • Rock Climbing
          • Swimming
          • Fishing
          • Kayaking
          • Tennis
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Equestrian Events
          • Fly Fishing
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Mountaineering
          • Paragliding
          • Pier Fishing
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Racquetball
          • Hunting
          • Basketball Court
          • Laundromat
          • Sailing
          • Hospital
          • ATM/Bank
          • Museums
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Cinemas
          • Restaurants
          • Arboretum
          • Churches
          • Duty Free Shops
          • Library
          • Marina
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Ruins
          • Winery Tours
          • Shopping
          • Miniature Golf
          • Antiquing
          • Wildlife Viewing
          • Boating
          • Shelling
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Eco Tourism
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Paddle Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Walking
          • Horseback Riding
          • Sight Seeing
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Surfing


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          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Spring through Fall
          Mar 1 - Oct 31, 2014
          3 night min stay
          Nov 1 - Dec 19, 2014
          3 night min stay
          Dec 20 - Jan 10, 2015
          3 night min stay

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          Last updated: 08/21/2014
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          • Ring of Kerry

            "A beautiful 125 mile coastal drive.Many blue flag beaches to explore and great cliff walks.S..."

          • Killarney National Park

            "The beautiful Killarney National Park and Gardens with 26 thousand acres of tracks and trail..."

          • Ross Castle

            "Guided tours of the castle available. On the Lakes of Killarney."

          • Traditional Farms at Muckross House

          • Muckross Abbey

            "Muckross Abbey a photographers/Artists dream nesting within the Killarney National in the sh..."

          • Killarney Golf and Fishing Club

          • Murphys Ice Cream

          • Ross Golf Club

            "Love this this little club a very tranquil spot for a quick game of golf early morning or la..."

          • Kerry, Co.

            "County Kerry has something for everyone. Writes say a day away from Kerry is a day wasted.Co..."

          2 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Shannon, Cork,Dublin,Kerry
          20 Miles
          Nearest Ferry
          2 hours away
          1 Miles
          Nearest Train
          Killarney Railway Station
          5 Miles
          Nearest Beach
          Inch Beach and Rosbeigh Beach

          Car: Recommended

          Coolclogher House is walking distance from Killarney NationalPark/Gardens/traditional farms and Torc Waterfall. Muckross House/Abbey and Ross Castle Killarney beautiful historic buildings a short walk from Coolclogher House.The area is ideal for hiking,walking,photography,painting and sightseeing/cycling.

          Horse riding available locally for all levels.Golf has been played in this beautiful area for hundreds of years.There are about twenty courses locally to suit all levels.Hiking and mountain climbing are also popular.Great restaurants and boat trips.We are always happy to help you plan your trip.


          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 1993

          About the owner: We have restored many properties over the years. Coolclogher House Killarney was in pretty poor condition when we bought it and needed restoring from the roof down.Being a historic building it is an ongoing project to keep the manor in perfect condition.Our guests love the manor and the area.We are in a truly wonderful location.

          Why the Owner Chose Killarney:
          We loved the property the minute we seen it the stunning views imagine waking up looking out over parkland with a mountain backdrop.The peace and quiet and only a five minute drive to the historic town of Killarney. The mansion is just stunning all fully restored to it's former glory. Guests love being here There is something for everyone in this beautiful area.

          The Unique Benefits at this Castle:
          Coolclogher House is a historic Listed building dating back to 1746. The manor is beautifully restored with all modern conveniences. We have the best location in Ireland near a great historic town and the peace and quiet of the country.The house has great light and has a very happy atmosphere in which to relax. There is so much to see and do in this area please check out our web site coolclogherhouse com or Follow us on Facebook and Twitter .

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          Speaks: english, no



          • Coolclogher House/Private-Estate/golf/walking

            Coolclogher House/Private-Estate/golf/walking

          • Ballybunion


          • second living room with stunning views

            second living room with stunning views

          • dining room

            dining room

          • bedroom with private bathroom

            bedroom with private bathroom

          • bedroom with private bathroom

            bedroom with private bathroom

          • Glazier valley near the manor.

            Glazier valley near the manor.

          • Flowers in Bloom

            Flowers in Bloom

          • Jaunting Cart in Killarney

            Jaunting Cart in Killarney

          • The front entrance of the manor and the great hall ideal for drinks receptions.

            The front entrance of the manor and the great hall ideal for drinks receptions.

          • view from the top field

            view from the top field

          • hallway


          • Gold living room

            Gold living room

          • kitchen


          • Bedroom with stunning views and private bathroom

            Bedroom with stunning views and private bathroom

          • Private bathroom

            Private bathroom

          • bedroom with private bathroom

            bedroom with private bathroom

          • Local views

            Local views

          • View from one of our bedroom pictures

            View from one of our bedroom pictures

          VRBO #149982

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          This listing was first published here in 2007.

          Date last modified - Wednesday, July 30, 2014

          €700 - €950 per night (EUR)

          7 Bedroom / 8 Bathroom
          Sleeps 16

          View calendar: Updated 08/21/14
          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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