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Recent County Kerry reviews

  • Good for a large family

    "We were an extended family of 12 so the six bedrooms all having en-suites were very convenient, especially when all getting ready at the same time when going out. We found the bungalow had everything we needed and spent a lot of the time in the sun room, and the children enjoyed the gardens and games room. Plenty of parking and liked the security and privacy. Car required but two supermarkets very close and plenty of shops and bars in Listowel. We found plenty of things to go and see on our days out (Ballybunion beach and Dingle bay, both worth a visit). The Good free tour of Listowel Castle was enjoyed by all."
    Guest: cliff d Date of Stay: July 2016 Review Submitted: August 2, 2016
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  • Truly enjoyable!

    "26 Forelands was exactly as advertised. Roomy enough for the family of 7, with all the amenities needed. No wifi, but we were able to connect in Kenmare, which was an easy walk away, with lots of shops and good restaurants. A short distance to Killarney National Park. We would love to return!"
    Guest: Gail J. Date of Stay: July 2016 Review Submitted: July 27, 2016
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  • Idyllic Cottage

    "Had a very comfortable and pleasant stay at Kenmare Cottage. Cottage was spotless and in a lovely peaceful location with lovely view and everything there to make our stay comfortable. Owners were very friendly and helpful. Five stars all round and we hope to visit again in the future. Only downside was the misty weather (which we were told was most unusual) so could not enjoy the splendid view from the cottage to the full. Hope to have better luck next time!"
    Guest: Lilian W. Date of Stay: July 2016 Review Submitted: August 2, 2016
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  • Fantastic vacation site

    "We stayed for 2 weeks at this wonderful cottage in what we thought was the most scenic part of Ireland. The views from the cottage are breath-taking and we enjoyed being on the northern side of the Dingle peninsula, which is less "touristy". Cloghane is a nifty little village a short 5-minute ride away where we ate dinner a couple of times at O'Connor's pub/restaurant; the food was delicious. (If you attend the local ceilidh in Cloghane, come prepared to sing a song!) We also had a great meal in nearby Stradbally (Tomasins); a little farther away, in Castlegregory, are several great restaurants we enjoyed and a Spar for grocery shopping. We also enjoyed renting bikes at Castlegregory, although I would be a little leery of biking on roads in other parts of Ireland. We needed every bit of our 2 weeks to savor the Dingle peninsula. We hiked twice behind the cottage through sheep pastures to one of many loughs (lakes), again out at Brandon Point, and along multiple beaches. Tralee (40 min drive) is the capital of Kerry (nice museum) and the rose capitol of Ireland; we enjoyed a Siamsa Tire performance of Irish song and dance there. In that direction also is Killarney National Park and the Muckross estate. Or, you can go south through the Conor Pass (an adventure all by itself) to the town of Dingle (touristy) and out along the Slea Head drive. We picnicked there, went to the Blasket Island Information Center and, on a different day, took the boat to Great Blasket Island, which was fascinating. Scorid Cottage itself is very comfortable and Veronica was very hospitable, greeting us with fresh scones and jam. We took one of the downstairs bedrooms (there are 2) with its own bath. We also used the tub in the upstairs bath, which has two additional bedrooms. The kitchen was well equipped. An Irish custom that requires some forethought is that electricity is expensive and oil and electricity is metered and charged at the end of the rental period (this was true for other rentals, as well). We were conservative in our usage and it only cost us about 15 euros per week; a large group who indulge themselves in lots of hot water or heat can expect a much higher tab. Overall, we had a wonderful time at Scorid Cottage and would highly recommend it. The cows and sheep right next door were a bonus. A regret is that we were too late in the year for the lambs."
    Guest: John S. Date of Stay: July 2016 Review Submitted: August 14, 2016
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