Kilkeana Farm House is situated at the foot of the hills overlooking Kenmare Bay.
The geographical location allows easy access to all three peninsulas on the South West Coast, Beara, Iveragh,
(Ring of Kerry) and Dingle.
Situated on a family run farm adjoining the 15,000 Hectare Killarney National Park, this Bord Failte approved holiday home offers the following accommodation:
House Consists of:
UPSTAIRS: 2 Double Bedrooms both en suite
GROUND FLOOR: Kitchen/Dining room, Sitting room, Jacuzzi Bathroom and Twin Bedroom.
Washer/Dryer, Fridge, Cooking Facilities, Dishwasher, Microwave, Bed Linen,
Towels, T.V., Video Recorder, Inital Starter Fire Pack,
Welcome Pack on arriaval.
ESB (.25c per unit) and Oil (.95c per litre) are extra, based on meter reading..payable on departure.
Within easy reach of Kenmare are the uncrowded hills and mountains of Cork and Kerry. To the north lies 'The MacGillycuddy Reeks, Ireland's highest peak 'Carrantuohill'(1013 meters), also there are seven other Munroes(Mountains over 1000 meters) and forty peaks over 600 meters. To the south of Kenmare are the gentle Cahas covered with a rich layer of Blanket bog which stretch from gougane Barra to the Atlantic Ocean.
For the moderate walker there are many traditional and marked routes. Prime among these are the Kerry Way, some of the Republic's longest walkways with marked trails. Maps and accurate route descriptions are available locally. Organised guided walks operate on a regular basis.
Guide available to bring you to Carrauntoohil the highest mountain in Ireland which is in view of Kilkeana Farm House or Mount Brandon the noted Pilgrimage Mountain.
If you want to cover a little more ground, but at your own pace cycling is the perfect way to tour the beautiful countryside surrounding Kenmare. Information is available on a large number of routes and bicycles can
be hired locally.
Two bicycles available for guest use.
Canoeing, snorkelling, sailing, waterskiing and windsurfing are some of the watersports available. Daily cruises are available from Kenmare pier to explore the wildlife and scenary surrounding Kenmare.
The area is a paradise for anglers with crystal clear rivers and lakes, deep sea angling and shore fishing.
GOLF / PITCH & PUTT
The Kenmare golf course is close by the town with the Ring of Kerry Golf and Country Club a few miles away. Others include Killarney (32km), Waterville (64km) and Ballybunion (74km). A pitch & putt and driving range are also only a couple of miles away.
Explorethe hills and beaches around Kenmare on horseback. First class horses and ponies are available from local stables. Kenmare's location on both the Ring of Kerry and Beara makes it the ideal base for sightseeing in this
most scenic and beautiful part of the world. Daily guided coach tours are available locally.
Main farming enterprises in the area is beef and sheep. Animals produced in an environment as close to natural organic production as one can get. A visit to the local - twice weekly livestock market is a must.