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Make a holiday rental home or cottage in County Kerry, Ireland your home away from home

County Kerry lies in the south west of Ireland, where the mountainous peninsulas of Beara, Iveragh and Dingle strut into the Atlantic Ocean. County Kerry is an area of outstanding, wild natural beauty, with rocky headlands separating sandy coves and sheer, fearsome cliffs. Taking a holiday cottage in County Kerry does not simple allow you to see breath taking scenery, or walk down a beach, it offers you the opportunity to go fishing, cycling, play golf, discover the mysterious monuments of Ireland’s past and enjoy a pint with the locals.

Places to holiday in County Kerry, Ireland

Tralee is County Kerry’s bustling 800 year old capital and home to the famous Rose of Tralee festival every August. From the Tralee Mountaineering Club, routes to and guides to Carrantuohill, Ireland’s highest Mountain, can be found, as well as a number of excellent golf courses.

Killarney has been attracting large numbers of tourists to Ireland for many decades. It is a beautiful town encased by mountains and lakes, the majority of which falls within a Killarney National Park, which contains rivers, lakes, woods and a large number and variety of walking trails. Within the town, there are many fantastic rural Irish pubs, craft shops, excellent local restaurants and a magnificent range of self catering Kerry accommodation.

Things to do in County Kerry, Ireland

County Kerry is undoubtedly the most picturesque and dramatically beautiful corner of Ireland, and whether you are looking to rent a holiday cottage in County Kerry for the beauty and walking or whether you are looking for an activity holiday, County Kerry will have something to inspire and entertain. The Ring of Kerry on Iveragh Peninsula is renowned as the most picturesque drive in Kerry.

There are many historical sites of interest in County Kerry, including Gallorus Oratory, Staigue Fort, Derrynane House and Ardfert Cathedral, all of which can be seen on a tour from your self catering Kerry accommodation.

Golf is huge business in County Kerry, and there are a massive number of championship, links and pitch and putt golf courses to be found and enjoyed from a Kerry holiday cottage. Golf tours of County Kerry are hugely popular ways of seeing the sights in this corner of Ireland.

The fishing in County Kerry is legendary. The trout and salmon streams including the River Flesk, Laune, Inny and Cummeragh are just a few of the magnificent fishing rivers you can try from a self catering Kerry cottage. Alternatively, deep sea fishing and lake fishing on Muckross Lake, Lough Guitane, Lough Iskanamacteery or Lough Acoose are also particularly good.

Weather in County Kerry, Ireland

County Kerry is kept warmer than should be expected from a destination of its latitude by the Gulf Stream. Winter temperatures average a mild 7°C during the winter although rain is not entirely rare. Summers are warm averaging around 17°C.

Flights to County Kerry, Ireland

Located just 15 minutes from Killarney and with regular Ryanair and Aer Arann flights from London and Manchester (MAN) respectively, Kerry International Airport (KIR) is an excellent asset for reaching Kerry holiday rentals. Shannon International Airport (SNN) is also within 2 hours of County Kerry’s holiday cottages, and the airport receives daily flights from Southampton(SOU), Bournemouth (BOH) and a range of other airports throughout the UK and Europe. Flights to Shannon can be extremely cheap, or a train from Dublin to Killarney takes four hours.

    Exceptional! 5/5
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    • 3 BR
    • 2 BA
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    Cottage #271434
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      Exceptional! 5/5
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      • 5 BR
      • 3 BA
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      House #829366
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        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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        • 4 BR
        • 2 BA
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        Cottage #416305
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          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
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          Multiple rentals Cottage #13370
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          Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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            • 2 BR
            • 1 BA
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            Cottage #3771298
            33
            Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (24 reviews)
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              • 5 BR
              • 6 BA
              • Sleeps 14
              House #512111vb
              24
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                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                • 3 BR
                • 3 BA
                • Sleeps 6
                House #1086021
                15
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                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                  (48 reviews)
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                  • 3 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 7
                  Cottage #51217vb
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                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                    • 6 BR
                    • 6 BA
                    • Sleeps 11
                    Chateau / Country House #824873vb
                    11
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                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                      (7 reviews)
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                      • 2 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Cottage #1907977
                      7
                      Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (9 reviews)
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Separate Toilet
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Cottage #456757
                        9
                        Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                          (13 reviews)
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 5
                          Cottage #188854vb
                          13
                          Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                            Exceptional! 5/5
                            (36 reviews)
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                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 5
                            Cottage #377209vb
                            36
                            Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (64 reviews)
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Multiple rentals Cottage #13370
                              64
                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (30 reviews)
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                                • 4 BR
                                • 3 BA
                                • Sleeps 8
                                House #60565
                                30
                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                  (16 reviews)
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Townhome #3800489
                                  16
                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (29 reviews)
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                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 8
                                    Bungalow #836513
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                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (31 reviews)
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 3 BA
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Cottage #95152
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                                      Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Cottage #8129148
                                        13
                                        Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Separate Toilet
                                          • Sleeps 7
                                          Cottage #646953
                                          5
                                          Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (14 reviews)
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 5
                                            Cottage #893517
                                            14
                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
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                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
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                                              House #6477783
                                              3
                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                • 6 BR
                                                • 4 BA
                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                • Sleeps 14
                                                House #1981492
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                                                Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                  Cottage #6903260
                                                  5
                                                  Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                    (21 reviews)
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                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 4 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                    Cottage #90296
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                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                      • 4 BR
                                                      • 3 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      House #8103208
                                                      6
                                                      Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (67 reviews)
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                                                        • 6 BR
                                                        • 4 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 14
                                                        House #384010vb
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                                                        Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (109 reviews)
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                                                          • 4 BR
                                                          • 4 BA
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                          Cottage #91272vb
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                                                          Viewed 77 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                            Bungalow #6737302
                                                            2
                                                            Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                              (19 reviews)
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                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                              House #768937
                                                              19
                                                              Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                Multiple rentals House #8031009
                                                                2
                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                  (24 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                                  House #6224105
                                                                  24
                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                    (10 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                    Farmhouse #1369056
                                                                    10
                                                                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                      (21 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                      Multiple rentals Cottage #434640
                                                                      21
                                                                      Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                        (5 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Cottage #8174332
                                                                        5
                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                          (19 reviews)
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                                                                          • 8 BR
                                                                          • 6 BA
                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                          • Sleeps 15
                                                                          House #1441604
                                                                          19
                                                                          Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                            (40 reviews)
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                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                            Multiple rentals Cottage #434640
                                                                            40
                                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              House #3002206
                                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 4 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                                                Villa #3002162
                                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (33 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 7 BR
                                                                                  • 8 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 16
                                                                                  Castle #149982vb
                                                                                  33
                                                                                  Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (19 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 7 BR
                                                                                    • 8 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 16
                                                                                    Chateau / Country House #60012
                                                                                    19
                                                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                      (25 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                      Cottage #419053
                                                                                      25
                                                                                      Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (14 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Cottage #653921vb
                                                                                        14
                                                                                        Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                          (14 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 5 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 11
                                                                                          Cottage #409554
                                                                                          14
                                                                                          Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (22 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                                            • 4 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 9
                                                                                            Cottage #438605
                                                                                            22
                                                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                              (31 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                                              • 5 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 9
                                                                                              House #1101040
                                                                                              31
                                                                                              Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                (26 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                Cottage #1444
                                                                                                26
                                                                                                Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (7 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                  House #856694vb
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (29 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                                                                    Cottage #7825
                                                                                                    29
                                                                                                    Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (24 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      Cottage #443525
                                                                                                      24
                                                                                                      Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Delightful cosy and inviting cottage with magnificent views of the wild Atlantic way !!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We really enjoyed our stay in the cottage it was cosy and comfortable with amazing views front and back, a really tranquil place we all came away feeling relaxed and revived and the owners Phil and Sharon were so friendly and hospitable we will certainly return there as it's in the midst of the most breathtaking scenery and close to Dingle town our favourite place thanks for sharing your lovely cottage with us all .
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017

                                                                                                      Great property with great views

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      A clean and neat property away from it all, with great views.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 20, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017