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Knockbrack Mountain Retreat, Kenmare.

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Kenmare, County Kerry
We are four miles outside the heritage town of Kenmare, its 50 restaurants and its fantastic music. The Wild Atlantic Way, the Ring of Kerry and the Ring of Beara are on our doorstep. You can't see the lights of any other houses from here. Peace and tranquillity guaranteed.
Gill and I are both musicians who play regularly on the local traditional music scene. Gill is a fiddle player and I play guitar and sing. We also teach so if you would like fiddle or guitar lessons as part of your holiday we can provide them. We have played every summer for the past 11 years in Casey's Bar at the Brook Lane Hotel in Kenmare and loved every minute of it.
Gill is also a talented sculptor and I am a BBC commissioned Scriptwriter, if you are creative in any way this is a lovely place to be. Peace and quiet are guaranteed, so your ideas can flo...
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Listing #HL9076321
About the Owner
Chris L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2017
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

There are a million reasons to book this place for your stay. It's about 8km from Kenmare, and a great launching point to Ring of Kerry, Ring of Beara, Healy Pass, Glengarriff, etc. The excellent hosts also happen to be extremely talented musicians! Quiet, comfortable,...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Jeff D
Chris L, VR Owner at Knockbrack Mountain Retreat, Kenmare., responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Jeff. Maybe we'll get to hear you play next time. Happy trails, Gill and Chris

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful house where you can relax and take in the stunning views Thank you for sharing your beautiful home.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Joanne G
Chris L, VR Owner at Knockbrack Mountain Retreat, Kenmare., responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thanks Joanne, shame we didn't have time to get to know you both better. Chris and Gill

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Chris & Gill's place is short drive from Kemare, so the location is great for exploring the town and the nearby gorgeous peninsulas. But make no mistake, this place is also a destination. The drive down the lane may take a small amount of bravery,...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Stacey M
Chris L, VR Owner at Knockbrack Mountain Retreat, Kenmare., responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you Stacey for your gorgeous review, we're looking forward to seeing you and Gordy on your next visit. Cx.

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Washer
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
Leave outdoor shoes in the entrance hall please.
    1 Unknown type
    1 Full
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