Our cottage, Babbling Brook, is set on just over half an acre of land and offers contemporary living accommodation in the heart of Kerry countryside. Caragh Lake is a rugged, woody and mountainous area with a beautiful lake which can be accessed by a footpath approx 500 metres from Babbling Brook, on the opposite side of the road.
Accommodation is spread across one level and rooms are light and spacious. The cottage has wood and tiled floors throughout and modern facilities.
All rooms lead off a spacious hallway, with living accommodation at one end of the property and sleeping accommodation at the other end.
The cottage features a large, open-plan and well-equipped kitchen/diner with seating for six. The kitchen/diner leads into a cosy, seated summer-room and sliding doors opening onto an outside patio area with a wooden table and benches.
There is a separate, comfy lounge with three sofas, open fire, satellite TV, and Blu-ray DVD.
The two bedrooms with double beds have en suite facilities which include a shower, wash basin and WC. The bedroom with twin single beds is adjacent to the family bathroom which has a bath, hand shower, basin and WC.
Nearest beaches: Babbling Brook is just 3.5 miles (less than 10 minutes' drive) to the unspoilt, Blue Flag Rossbeigh Beach and to Dooks - both sandy beaches.
Golf: 10 minutes' drive from the cottage is Dooks, a traditional links 18 hole golf course with beautiful views over looking the Atlantic. Other nearby golf courses include Killorglin (10 minutes' drive), Beaufort (15 minutes' drive), Killarney (25 minutes' drive) and Tralee (30 minutes' drive).
Fishing: Caragh Lake and Caragh River, containing salmon and trout, offer excellent fishing opportunities.
Other sports/activities: Kayaking, rock climbing, wind surfing, canoeing and more is available at Cappanalea outdoor education centre in Caragh Lake, approx. 15 minutes' drive from Babbling Brook.