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Make a Holiday Rental Cottage in Waterville, Ireland Your Home Away from Home

 

Nestled snugly on Ballinskelligs Bay is the small, peaceful village of Waterville. Making up part of the trail of the Ring of Kerry in County Kerry in Ireland, a Waterville holiday is the ideal choice for those who love being in the Great Outdoors. A Waterville holiday rental cottage will not only provide you with all of the comforts of home, you will be privy to some of the most breath-taking of the Atlantic Ocean and Irish Sea. One thing is for certain, a Waterville holiday will leave you exhausted but recharged enough to face everyday life again!

Things to Do on Holiday in Waterville, Ireland

A Waterville holiday provides the opportunity for visitors to get stuck into some wonderful, exciting outdoor activities. Among the pursuits available on a Waterville holiday are fishing, swimming, diving, surfing, windsurfing, horse riding, walking, mountaineering, cycling, mountain biking and golf. Those who love photography, bird watching and painting will also love a Waterville holiday as there is plenty of wildlife and great scenery to be enjoyed and captured for all to see.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Waterville, Ireland

If you can muster up the energy to tear yourself away from your cosy Waterville holiday rental cottage then it is worth spending the day in the nearby village of Caherdaniel. The village used to be an important copper mining town but is now just a peaceful location on The Ring of Kerry trail. Just outside of the village are the remains of Caher Fort which dates back to the 7th century. There is also Derrynane House and National Park on the outskirts of Caherdaniel which was once home to the renowned “Catholic Emancipator” Daniel O’ Connell.

Weather in Waterville, Ireland

If you are considering booking a wonderful Waterville holiday rental cottage then you can expect to experience a temperate Maritime climate, which means that there are warm summers and mild, wet winters. The warmest months of the year to have a Waterville holiday tend to be July and August when the daytime temperature regularly reaches 18°C. The colder months of December and January still see reasonable daytime temperatures of between 5° and 11°C. The annual rainfall amount for the village is 44 inches with the wettest months tending to be October and January.

Travel to Waterville, Ireland Travellers on a Waterville holiday will likely arrive at Kerry International Airport (KIR) which is approximately 48 miles away from the village. Airlines that offer cheap, frequent flights to the area include Aer Arann and Ryanair. Passengers can leave the UK from various UK airports including London Stansted (STN), Manchester (MAN) and Luton (LTN).

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Beautiful home in a beautiful setting

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From the moment we walked into this gorgeous cottage we loved it. Brendan and Noreen made our stay trouble free and they have created a wonderful and comfortable base from which to explore the magical region of Kerry. Highly recommend this cottage.
  • Review Submitted: 28-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017

Wonderful

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Our family of 5 had a fantastic stay in this beautiful house. The location was amazing, looking out onto the bay. We were fortunate with brilliant weather for the majority of our stay, and we made the most of it by seeing as much as possible and doing lots of walking! The house itself was fantastic, very well equipped and warm even on the cold winter nights, the large fire was particularly nice. We have already recommended it to our friends!
  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016

We thought we were in paradise! it was THAT good.

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We stayed in Springwell Cottage for Christmas - and all I can say is WOW!!! The Manager, Margaret, told me the cottage had been completely refurbished and was just being opened up again for bookings - it is beautiful!! The views from the cottage is over the Atlantic Ocean and they are stunning. The photos on the website just do not do this place justice - its twice as good. The cottage has everything we needed for this to be a memorable holiday and we will definitely be back to this part of Ireland.
  • Review Submitted: 05-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016