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Luxury house by beach/Tralee Golf Club with spectacular sea views & games room

Bedrooms 4
Space 39,826 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4 bedrooms sleeps 8 + cot, 3 bathrooms, 2 sitting-rooms, large games room

Spacious, well-equipped, 4-bedroomed, detached property adjacent to Tralee Golf Course and close to a sandy beach. This large house enjoys an enviable location with spectacular sea and mountain views across Tralee Bay to the Ring of Kerry. It has 2 large sitting rooms, one situated downstairs with a large corner leather sofa and flatscreen TV with a split level dining area where you can enjoy beautiful seaviews. It boasts a large kitchen/dining room (again with gorgeous seaviews) and a separate large utility room. Upstairs, there is another large sitting room with a library area. The main en-suite bedroom has a beautiful 4 poster bed with a large sitting and dressing area and there are 3 further bedrooms (2 double and 1 twin), a large family bathroom with electric shower cubicle and a freestanding rolltop bath, a downstairs shower room and a games room with table tennis, pool table and dartsboard (perfect for rainy days!) and a large garden. There is a patio overlooking the sea with patio furniture and a barbecue.

A five minute walk leads to a beautiful sandy beach called Barrow Strand which was used as a location in the movie 'Ryan's Daughter.' Tralee Golf Club is also only a few minutes walk away and you are welcome to avail of their restaurant/bar facilities and their amazing sea views whether you play golf or not. This golf course is rated as one of the Top 10 Golf Links courses in the world.

Nearby, lively Tralee (7 miles away) offers shops, pubs, restaurants, Aqua Dome water park, Kerry County Museum, Siamsa National Folk Theatre, Multiplex Cinema, Wetlands Park and Greyhound Stadium. The nearest pubs/shops/takeaway/petrol station/GP clinic are 4 miles away in Ardfert village where you can find great bar food and traditional music at Kate Brown's pub. Horse-riding, sailing, angling, cycle hire, hiking, mountaineering are all available nearby. Fenit marina is a ten minute drive away and is well worth a visit. There is a Sailing School and Sea Angling trips can be arranged here. Killarney, Dingle, Waterville, Ballybunion and the Ring of Kerry are all within easy reach.

More Details

William Porter
Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 July, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in County Kerry in Ireland

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 39826 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Freestanding Rolltop Bath with Shower Attachment
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , with en-suite +TV
    Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
  • 3 doubles, 1 twin, 1 cot. The Master bedroom features a 4 poster bed, a large elevated sitting and dressing area with an en-suite shower-room
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Ground floor consists of split-level Hall with 3 steps down to large split-level Lounge/Dining-room with flat-screen 32' TV/Video/DVD/CD/Hi-fi/Sky Freeview. Large leather corner sofa seating 8 + large dining table seating 8. Large well-equipped fitted Kitchen/Dining-room with TV/Dishwasher/Microwave and table for 8 . Large Utility with Freezer/Washing-machine/Tumble-dryer. Large Games room with table-tennis/pool table/dartboard. One Double Bedroom. Shower room/WC. Feature open-tread pine stairs to first floor which has sloping ceilings and wooden floors. Consists of second Living room/Library with TV. Master Bedroom with 4 Poster bed, TV, dressing area and en-suite shower room/WC/bidet. One Double bedroom. One Twin Bedroom. Bathroom/WC with freestanding rolltop bath, electric shower. Electricity & gas central heating by meter reading. Parking for several cars. Shops/Pubs/GP 4 miles. Large garden with patio + furniture. Barbecue. Cot. High chair. Duvets with linen and towels supplied


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Luxury house by beach/Tralee Golf Club with spectacular sea views & games room
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews

Such a magnificent house in a magical location

  • 5 of 5

I cannot express how great our stay was at this house. We spent 4 nights here as part of a golf trip to all the great courses in SW Ireland.

When booking it, I knew the location was going to be perfect but I could not imagine how perfect the overall house would be. The house is a stone's throw away from the Tralee Golf Club with views of both the bay, the course and the Dingle pennisula. I cannot tell you how many times I caught myself standing out on the back patio just soaking in the views.

The house had fantastic sleeping arrangements with plenty of room and bathrooms for our group. The kitchen had everything we needed and more.

Location wise it is a short 10-15 minute drive into Tralee and an even shorter drive into Adfert.

For those who want to use this as a base of operations for their golf trip, I highly recommend this location. 5 minute walk to Tralee Golf Club, 30 minute drive to Ballybunion, 45 minutes to Dooks and 1:20 to Waterville.

Once again a huge thank you to William for having this property available, when we return we will certainly be reaching out again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stunning setting overlooking the Dingle Peninsula

  • 5 of 5

The pictures on HomeAway just don't portray this home's setting, it's a spectacular setting, virtually on the Tralee Golf Club with views for miles over the Dingle Peninsula, Tralee Bay, and the Atlantic. The home's furnishings are updated and stylish with plenty of room, and every kitchen feature you will require. The outdoor patio is where you'll spend most of your time, assuming the weather cooperates, I guess you'd utilize the game room if it doesn't! The location was very convenient for our golf based location with Ballybunion, Dooks, Dingle, Killarney all within an hour's drive, and Tralee right next door.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for such a great review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and all that the house has to offer as well as the wonderful scenery. We have tried to make the house as modern, stylish and contemporary as possible for our guests so it's lovely to get such positive feedback. We hope you will come back again one day.
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A beautiful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

I have had the pleasure of staying here twice and both trip have been fantastic. The house is lovely, well maintain, spacious and with everything you could possible need. The views from the house are breath-taking.

The position of the property is beautiful; we enjoyed a lovely sunny afternoon on the beach with friends and a stroll away the local area. The golf course close by was much admired by the golfers in our group.

On both of our trips we have been to the local town for dinner and drinks. The taxi service was excellent, arrived and collected us on time and was not expensive. The restaurants had amazing food and we truly loved the local bars. Brilliant fun and very welcoming.

I would definitely recommend this property to others.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stunning vista and spacious house

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here with some friends in November. Really lovely part of Ireland and a secluded house overlooking the sea with good access to the beach. Immediately adjacent to a golf course if that takes your fancy. Very spacious inside with plenty of room for a family or friends and plenty of outdoor space too. The games room was very popular as well. Property was clean and tidy when we arrived and very helpful owner made it a pleasure to stay here. Looking forward to returning.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic Holiday Home

  • 5 of 5

This is our second stay in this property, and cannot praise the house or the surrounding area highly enough. We were a party of two families (4 adults & 4 kids), and there was more than enough room for everyone to relax. The house has all necessary facilities, and the games room was taken well advantage of most evenings before bed! The views are stunning from the house which is in a peaceful area, and also great for short walk to a beautiful beach, or the local golf club where they are happy to accept visitors for golf, or just have some food. We played golf here, and can easily say its one of the best picturesque courses ever played. Local areas like Finit and Adfert are well worth a visit, especially for their restaurants, and more golf! Tralee was great for shopping, and a visit to the dog races was excellent fun. We would definitely recommend going to places like Killarney and Dingle if you fancy a trip out, or just stay in and enjoy the house and its beautiful surroundings as we did many times. Look forward to staying here again.

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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perfect holiday location

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful house in an absolutely stunning location. The view towards the sea is amazing. The close proximity to the beach and the golf course make it a perfect venue for all interests.

The kitchen has obviously been recently updated and the pictures on the web site really don't do justice to the immaculate interior.

The owners are enthusiastic about their property and could not have been more helpful. We would have no hesitation in recommending this property for a holiday in this wonderful part of Ireland.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 29, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Kerry (Farranfore)
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Tralee Golf Club
Nearest Ferry
60 Miles
Nearest Golf
200 Metres
Tralee Golf Club
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
50 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Tralee Golf Club
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Barrow Strand
Car: necessary

Barrow is famous for it's beautiful panorama of Atlantic coastal scenery and it's magnificent sandy beach which was chosen as the location for David Lean's film 'Ryan's Daughter.' It is also home to Tralee Golf Course designed by Arnold Palmer and described as one of the world's most scenic and spectacular links golf courses. The nearby village of Ardfert has an historic Cathederal and boasts several pubs where you can enjoy traditional music and good food. Fenit has a wonderful 110 berth marina and Tralee Sailing Club. It also has a pier and lighthouse. Angling and Pleasure craft are available for hire here. Vibrant Tralee town offers excellent restaurants, pubs, Siamsa Tire National Folk Theatre, Omniplex cinema and lively nightlife. It also has the Aquadome Leisure complex, Kerry County Museum, a Greyhound Stadium and Toby World family entertainment centre. Killarney and the Ring of Kerry are all within easy reach and offer more beautiful scenery.

Golf: The house is situated a 5 minute walk away from Tralee Golf Club, a spectacular scenic links golf course overlooking the Atlantic Ocean on three sides and the first Arnold Palmer designed course in Europe. Par 71. Length 6877 yards. It is rated as one of the Top 10 Golf Links courese in the world. Arnold Palmer said 'I have never come across a piece of land so ideally suited for the building of a golf course. I am happy we have one of the world's great links here.' Ballybunion, Killarney, Waterville, Dooks and Dingle golf courses are a 1 hour or less car journey away and Shannon, Lahinch, Adare and Dromoland golf courses are all within a 2 hour drive.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in County Kerry, Europe

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
High 2017
3 Jun 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn 2017
23 Sep 2017 - 7 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low 2018
10 Mar 2018 - 18 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High 2018
19 May 2018 - 21 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Our Caretaker will meet you on your departure day to read meters and collect payment for gas/electricity used. (Cost = 33 cents per electricity unit and 1 euro per gas unit).

Rental rates may be paid in euros, dollars or sterling. A deposit of £200 is required at time of booking to secure the reservation with the balance due 45 days before arrival. A fully-refundable Security Deposit of £200 is also required and is payable with the balance.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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