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Pier Cottage, sleeping up to 11, 30 metres from the coastline, Ring of Kerry

Pier Cottage with Kenmare estuary and beach to row to!
1 of 22Pier Cottage with Kenmare estuary and beach to row to!
Cottage -
5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Caherdaniel, County Kerry
Pier Cottage in Castlecove on the famous Ring of Kerry, is actually a pair of restored, old stone coastguard cottages overlooking its own private shingle beach with panoramic views over the beautiful Kenmare estuary. It can be rented throughout the year as two separate units or one interconnecting cottage sleeping 11 guests in 5 bedrooms. The West End sleeps up to 7 in three bedrooms while the smaller East End sleeps 4 in one double & one twin bedroom. ( To rent separately or for details of each cottage see listing 77717 for West End and 113560 for East End)

Pier Cottage is right on the waters’ edge and immerses you in the wild natural beauty of Kerry. It is an ideal location for all types of outdoor activities from hill walking to horse riding, golfing to fishing. It is also perfect for a quiet secluded break as you can swim, ro...
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Listing #HL113769
About the Owner
Susannah Adlington , J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:65%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2008
Interaction with guests
When we receive the balance of your rental, and confirmation of where you will be driving from, we will send information including the following:- Exact directions to the cottage and instructions for entering the property. Useful information about shopping etc en route. Contact details for Katherine Casey, our local manager. Katherine will come to welcome you soon after you arrive. She and her husband, Michael (who maintains the properties, is an expert on local fishing), - live only five minutes away, and will be on hand to ensure your stay, in this fascinating part of Ireland lives up to your expectations!
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Reviewed 23 June 2015

We stayed in the 2 bedroom East Cottage for one week. It was wonderful to get 'away from everything'. We could look out at night and see the stars without light pollution. It was so quiet. During the day it was relaxing to listen to...More

Thank Heathermacs
Reviewed 4 April 2015

My adult daughter and I stayed on the side of Pier Cottage with 2 bedrooms. The kitchen was well equipped, and the washer/drier worked well. The heating system was adequate, and we were comfortable and warm during the day and night, whether or not we...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2014

We rented out the entire cottage, perfect for two small families who would like to holiday together, or one big family. The location is amazing, particularly if you like being in or on the water. Or if not just enjoying the scenery. Direct access to...More

Thank MrJohnTX
  • Boat Available
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(7)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Due to the cottage being only 50 yards from the rocky shoreline, may not be suitable for very young children.
    2 Full baths
    2 Showers
    7 Twins
    2 Cribs
    2 Fulls
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Tenancy to run from Saturday 3:00pm to Saturday 10:00am unless other arrangements are agreed in advance.

** Longer Lets are available at reduced rates by arrangement.

Short breaks up to 3 nights, are sometimes available, especially in Mid and Low Seasons for about 1/2 the weekly rate but not usually bookable more than 6 weeks in advance. Please note: Easter, Christmas and New Year periods are generally only available for a minimum of 1 week
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About the neighbourhood
Local activities include:
A variety of boat trips for fishing or sightseeing
Horse riding for all ages and abilities on nearby Derrynane Dunes
Walks range from gentle strolls along the many sandy beaches (many of which are excellent for swimming) to more serious hikes over craggy hills.
Fishing: Salmon, trout and sea fishing can be arranged locally and guests can enjoy shrimping and rock fishing just below the house
- Watersports Centre at Derrynane beach, five miles away - sailing, water-skiing, canoeing, and windsurfing ...all ages catered for...
Six golf courses within one hour's drive, including the Championship course at Waterville which is only 20 minutes away
Eating Out: There are several excellent and varied restaurants around.
Getting around
There is no public transport in the area...the nearest train station is in Killarney - over one hour's drive away. Although there are taxis/minicabs..even private buses locally, happy to arrange tours for our visitors, we strongly recommend that you hire a self-drive car/cars at the airport for the duration of your stay, as there is so much to explore in this fascinating area.....details on our website and in folders on arrival
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Kerry (1.5 hours drive): 75.0 km
Railway: Killarney: 62.0 km
Ferry: Cork: 145.0 km
How to get to Westcove (There is no public transport, so a car is essential) By Air :-The nearest airport is ‘Kerry’, 20 minutes north of Killarney and under 1½ hours drive from Pier Cottage. Ryanair fly there daily from Stansted Airport and there are also direct flights to Kerry Airport from Manchester and Luton. Cork Airport is further away, but with faster roads, driving time to the cottage is only about 2 hours. Many airlines offer flights to Cork, not only from London but from other airports in the UK and Europe (Shannon Airport is a good 3¼ hours drive away – further than it looks...
BY SEA: There is a choice of sailings from the South West of England to Rosslare, on the south-eastern tip of Ireland:- a) Stenaline – operate two daily 3½ hour crossings (all year) and two daily 1¾ ho...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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