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Irish Vacation Rental in Style

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Last updated: 11/05/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
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  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Kenmare chateau / country house description

A unique opportunity to join in activities guarenteed to avail of the true meaning of being Irish. A complete list of activities based in Kenmare available shortly.


1 The People Kenmare people make time for people
2 The Location Straddled between Two Glorious Rings in a Unique part of Ireland
3 The Culture We understand Just what is Important in Life
4 The Music From E. J. Moeran to Amergin
5 The History Founded By Sir William Petty in 1657
6 The Town The value of the town to the nearby communities
7 The Food Environment Smoked Salmon to Cheese
8 The Design of the Town Laid out by The First Marquis of Landsdowne in 1775
9 The River The entire Bay is known as the Kenmare River - Sir William Petty
10 The Mountains Ireland's Highest and most Noble on our Doorsep
11 The Climate The amount of Sunshine and Rainfall combined
12 The Vegetation The Lush Tropical Plants & Trees
13 The Access To Adventure Sporting Activities
14 The Environment The Absolute Purity of all that is around us
15 The Cuisine Thirty Three Options of Restaurants
16 The Folklore The 2,000 year old Stone Circle /Amergin and the Arrival of the Milleseans
17 The Enterprise The Ability of our people to be Innovative
18 The Street Scape The design, the quality and the presentation of the buildings
19 The Distance from Killarney So Near…….
20 The Energy The Positive Approach we have on our Daily Business
22 The Artists They discover their Inspiritation from Here
23 The Two Rings Wonderful Options crammed so near
24 The Wildlife Abundance of Wildlife from Deer to Birdlife
25 The Flora With the influence of the Gulf Stream we enjoy a Tropical influence
26 The Theatre The Scope of Events throughout the year
27 The Multi Culture The variety of Nationalities so well settled here
28 The Gold Medal Awards International Awards - En Temps Florale / Tidy Towns
29 The Absolute Quality Of All that Kenmare has to Offer
30 The Proximity Of All this in the One Location

Smoked Salmon
Organic Vegetables

'KENMARE is one of the few places in the world that allows you to BE YOURSELF '

A once in a lifetime opportunity.

This property has Five bedrooms 5.5 bathrooms and sleeps 10 persons

Quiet 'Get-Away' location in the heart of Ireland's most sought after place to be. Kenmare - All Ireland winner of Ireland's Best Kept Town Kenmare is deemed Heritage town planned by Sir William Petty in 1670.
Relax out in the privacy of your own garden area and enjoy a bar-b-que in the evening sun after a healthy walk or game of golf in the course a hundred metres from our front door!!!
Brandylochs offers you the once in a lifetime opportunity to connect with yourself - and others. Relax in the mature gardens and listen to the varied birdsong from the goldfinch the robin and the thrush.
The house is spacious;the entrance hallway leads to a balcony mounted stairway to the five bedrooms each with it own toilet , bath or shower; each bedroom overlooks the Kenmare Golf Course or the Gardens & Woodlands. Irish and International paintings are displayed throughout.
The comfort of our AGA cooker ensures a warmth and cosiness year round. This is an oil burning cooker that radiates heat 24/7 and is an essential part of a European home!! We find the AGA great for drying and , would you believe , even ironing clothes. It's great to have a stove that's always at the ready.

The house is heated by an oil fired central heating system which ensures great comfort all round. The fact that we also have two log burning fireplaces offers the opportunity for your regular fire-side chat!!! We supply a start up facilitiy for this option.

We also supply a Welcome Pack to enable you get started with the minimum of fuss and the least amount of shopping

The Kenmare Golf course is an 18 hole course and is a most welcoming club to all visitors.
Kenmare itself is a Food Haven- we have over 30 places for you to choose from within a 5 mile radius of the town. Our restaurants cannot be beaten for value or for quality.Kenmare also has two five star hotels along with various award winning restaurants, where fish is the speciality

The town stradles both the famous Ring of Kerry and The Ring Of Beara...both of which are a 'must see' in the area.
We can help you select routes for your walking and hiking needs

The town of Kenmare nestles between the Ring of Kerry and the Ring of Beara - both very different in scenery and atmosphere. The National Park which has wild deer roaming the terrrain is located between Killarney and Kenmare.
Kenmare and the Ring of Beara is a haven for international Artists who take their inspiration from the natural light and colours of this magical landscape

Unfortunately Brandylochs is not really suitable for children

Keywords: Vacation rental , Retreat, mansion, hide-a-way,family reunions, weddings, sight seekers, golf buddies, adventure seekers, 55+,

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Chateau / Country House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

              Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • EVENT DATES The CArnagie Theatre is 500 yards away and they operate events such as Musical evenings , Plays, Exhibitions and lectures. The Theatre is open all year round On July5th we have THE RING OF KERRY CYCLE - 112 mile cycle in aid of Charity...moreless


                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Music Library
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • VCR
                  • Video Library


                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Tourist Attractions


                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Golf Course Front
                  • Golf Course View:

                    We overlook this fine 100 year old course which has expansive views ove the Kenmare Estuary.Clubs can be hired locally and a game here is a must for the amature and the not so amature. Why not take the time to improve your game and avail of some excellent gold tuition during your stay in Ireland...moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    We overlook the Cork mountains and this affors the other name for Kanmare...Neidin.....which in Gaelic means...Little Nest...meaning nestled between the sea and the mountains...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming


                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 10 people


                  • Broadband Access
                  • Computer Available
                  • Fireplace
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Fireplace:



                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa


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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Oct 1 - Dec 14, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  Dec 15 - Jan 11, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Late Fall
                  Jan 12 - May 1, 2015
                  4 night min stay

                  Early Summer
                  May 2 - Jul 4, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Jul 5 - Sep 5, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Late Summer
                  Sep 6 - Oct 16, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Early Fall
                  Oct 17 - Jan 16, 2016
                  4 night min stay


                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Energy €90
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit €300
                  • Taxes Not included

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                  Last updated: 11/05/2014
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                  WE have just so many places to see and so many options from Kenmare:

                  The magical Ring of Beara is just breath-taking, with the woild Atlantic lapping up on the shores. Castletownbere , Ireland's largest white fishing port and the unforgettable Dursey Islane, accessible by Ireland's ONLY cable car. Just so much to see and do. Don't forget The Ring of Kerry, The Black Valley, The Healy PAss, Lake Gleninchaquin with the 300 ft waterfall


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1991

                  About the owner: I am a retired hotelier who has always enjoyed the pleasures of cycling. Nothing gives me greater pleasure than to cycle up to Molls Gap for my cuppa of Earl Grey and a quiet read of the Irish Times. The surrounding area offers multiple choices for walks and pick-nics. The scenery is simply outstanding

                  Why the Owner Chose Kenmare:
                  Anne & I discovered Kenmare over twenty years ago; having lived all over Ireland, we realised the value of what we had come across in KENMARE and determined here was where we wanted to stay; now years later- No Regrets Whatsoever- Where else in Ireland is the countryside and the people so friendly. We have the highest mountains, the deepest lakes, the most dramatic coastline, the greatest sense of culture and music and the best of restaurants that Ireland has to offer ...What more is there to live for!!! All your linen requirements are provided .....inclusive

                  The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
                  We have so many features that our guests reave about : a) The fact that we have asn AGA stove that goes 24/7 and supplies an additional radiant heat throughout the house b) The fact that we have a 15year mature garden surrounding the house offering a unique privacy c) The fact that we are literally a stone's throw from the centre of town yet in a private cul-de-sac with loads of parking d) the fact that we have literally a 'gallery' of original European Art on our walls for the delight of our guests. All stores and restaurants are within a two minute walk from your front door. The weekly food market in the square on Wednesdays is a must. Golfers have to simply cross the road to enjoy one of Ireland's finest 18 hole parkland course overlooking the Kenmare Bay

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, french, german

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                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  • Your avenue to total serenity....

                    Your avenue to total serenity....

                  • Privacy in the reading room...

                    Privacy in the reading room...

                  • All Avenues start from here...

                    All Avenues start from here...

                  • & Relax further....

                    & Relax further....

                  • & Further Relax...

                    & Further Relax...

                  • Up at Long Last.......

                    Up at Long Last.......

                  • Slumber for one and all.......

                    Slumber for one and all.......

                  • Beddy Byes.......

                    Beddy Byes.......

                  • The V.I.P. Room!...

                    The V.I.P. Room!...

                  • Your room with the view

                    Your room with the view

                  • Back to your relaxation

                    Back to your relaxation

                  • Delighted to meet up with you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

                    Delighted to meet up with you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

                  • What's Cooking.....?????

                    What's Cooking.....?????

                  • Welcome to One and All.....

                    Welcome to One and All.....

                  • Sit back & R E L A X !!!

                    Sit back & R E L A X !!!

                  • Pussy...Pussy......


                  • Romeo..Romeo..Wherefore art thou Romeo ?...

                    Romeo..Romeo..Wherefore art thou Romeo ?...

                  • Up, UP and Away

                    Up, UP and Away

                  • AH.......Bedtime.....


                  • Cleanliness is next to Godliness !!!!!!!!!!

                    Cleanliness is next to Godliness !!!!!!!!!!

                  • Total Relaxation.....

                    Total Relaxation.....

                  • Thye Bean and Ti ( Gaelic Lady of the House)

                    Thye Bean and Ti ( Gaelic Lady of the House)

                  VRBO #402071

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                  Date last modified - Wednesday, November 05, 2014

                  €214 - €357 per night (EUR)

                  5 Bedroom / 5.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 10

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                  Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
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                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english, french, german
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