Destination guide

Travel to lively Kenmare

Come and experience Kenmare and its live music, history and monuments. This city's diving, bars and golfing draw many visitors. Gap of Dunloe and Bantry House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Kenmare

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Kenmare a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kenmare Golf Club (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Ring of Kerry Golf and Country Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Glengarriff Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Muckross Traditional Farm (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Killarney Race Course (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Dunloe Golf Course (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kenmare

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kenmare is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gap of Dunloe (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Moll's Gap (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Gleninchaquin Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • The Ewe Gallery and Sculpture Garden (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Mangerton Mountain (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Priest's Leap (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kenmare

The nearest airport is in Killarney (KIR-Kerry), located 21 mi (33.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe), which is 28 mi (45 km) away.

Where to stay around Kenmare?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 390 holiday lettings near Kenmare. From 162 Houses to 190 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kenmare is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kenmare?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kenmare. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Moll's Gap: 578 holiday lettings
  • Ring of Kerry Golf and Country Club: 624 holiday lettings
  • Kenmare Golf Club: 551 holiday lettings
  • Kenmare Stone Circle: 556 holiday lettings
  • Cromwell's Bridge: 554 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kenmare listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kenmare?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 162 Houses in Kenmare. Our other popular types of Kenmare holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 190 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 190 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 21 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kenmare?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Kenmare. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.