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Keenly priced 4**** cottage. Great views over Kenmare Bay to Caha Mts. Free WiFi

Bedrooms 2
Separate WCs2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 bedroom cottage in private hillside garden 5 miles (7.5 km) from Kenmare town

This 2 bedroom cottage is located just off the Ring of Kerry approx 10 min drive from the picturesque bustling town of Kenmare, famous for its award winning restaurants and pubs. The house is south facing and enjoys stunning views to the Caha Mountains and the Beara Peninsula. Nearby Coss Strand, Pat Spillane's Bar, the Ring O'Kerry Golf and Country Club, Templenoe Pier (for sea swimming and sailing) and the forest walks of Dromore Wood are all within 5 min driving distance. Local activity centres offer a wide range of water sports, including sailing and kayaking. Other local amenities include forest walks, hill walking, horse riding and pony trekking, trout / salmon and deep sea fishing.

The property is an excellent base for exploring the Iveragh, Beara and Dingle Peninsulas and for day drives to Killarney National Park.

The owner is a wheelchair user, so the property has been adapted to be ideal for persons of reduced mobility. Pets welcome by arrangement, but must be kept out of bedroom area. Sleeps 4/5.

More Details

Monica Duff
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 July, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

excellent emplacement pour cette maison de plein pied. A 7 km de Kenmare Maison parfaitement équipée (cuisine, 2 chambres - une avec grand lit ensuite et l'autre avec 2 petits lits, salle de bain familiale - excellente literie) maison parfaitement tenue, très propre petite cheminée avec foyer ouvert pour faire un feu de tourbe jardin joliment arboré excellent contact que ce soit par mail avec Monica ou sur place avec Margaret. Possibilité de s'arranger sur les dates d'arrivée et la durée du séjour pour 400 euros la semaine (compter une cinquante d'euros pour l'électricité, l'eau et le chauffage pour 3 adultes durant une semaine), le rapport qualité prix est imbattable/ J'y retournerai avec grand plaisir
Apr 2017
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Greenane in County Kerry

Property Type:
  • bungalow (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Separate WCs
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Family shower/toilet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Double bedroom ensuite
  • The main shower room / toilet (family shower room/toilet) is suitable for wheelchair users and features a level deck shower, and grab rails. The door is 800mm wide. The en suite shower room / toilet off the double bedroom also has a level deck shower but may not suit all wheelchairs - door is 750mm wide and there are no grab rails.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Level deck Shower/toilet ensuite.
  • Bedroom 1 has an en suite shower/toilet.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Start dates flexible except in July / August.


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Keenly priced 4**** cottage. Great views over Kenmare Bay to Caha Mts. Free WiFi
average rating of 4.75 based on 15 reviews

Beautifully situated

  • 5 of 5

A lovely homely cottage with fantastic views. The cottage is well equipped and well maintained. Ideal for someone with limited mobility or wheelchair user.

Ideally situated to visit the Ring of Kerry or the Wild Atlantic Way

  • Review Submitted: 30-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jeanie, thank you so much for taking the trouble to write this review. We're very glad you were happy with the house and look forward to welcoming you again sometime in the future. Kind regards, Margaret and Monica
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Beautiful Location

  • 5 of 5

My first trip to Ireland and the Ring of Kerry, what a beautiful place the scenery is magnificent. The accommodation was homely and comfortable, well equipped and ideal for a visitor with limited mobility or a wheelchair user, the cottage is fully accessible.

  • Review Submitted: 22-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect house to discover Kerry County!

  • 5 of 5

Really nice house, perfect to discover the area. Everything's was really clean and well organized when we came (even if we arrived quite late in the evening).

The view on the Kenmare river is fantastic, and many paths around the place for those who like to hike.

We would come again without any doubt!

Thank you for everything!

  • Review Submitted: 01-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the trouble to write this review. Very much appreciated! Glad you enjoyed your holiday and we hope to see you again in the not too distant future! Best regards, Monica
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Liège, Belgique

Gros coup de coeur !

  • 5 of 5

Nous cherchions une villégiature dans ce coin d’Irlande, et avons découvert ce gîte où nous avons passé une semaine très agréable, au calme complet, dans en environnement verdoyant.

A proximité de Kenmare et toutes ses commodités (accès facile à 10 min en voiture), la maison est bien située pour découvrir le Kerry ; splendides randos à faire dans les environs, et pas mal de découvertes aux alentours dès qu’on sort des sentiers battus.

Le contact avec la propriétaire a été excellent, la location aisée et en toute confiance.

Le bungalow est confortable et vraiment bien équipé, très propre et spacieux (idéal pour une famille de 4), avec une très belle vue sur la baie et les montagnes de Beara. Une attention particulière de la propriétaire à mettre à disposition les produits de première nécessité qu’on n’a pas toujours envie d’acheter lors de courts séjours (aliments de base, condiments, lessive, etc).

Bien vite revenir à Templenoe Heights lors d'un prochain séjour dans le Kerry !

  • Review Submitted: 15-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cher Pascal, Merci beaucoup de prendre le temps d'écrire cette critique. Heureusement que vous avez apprécié vos vacances à Templenoe Heights et nous espérons vous revoir à nouveau. Cordialement, Margaret et Monica
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Peoria, AZ

Charming Country Cottage

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our week-long stay at Templenoe Heights. Thank you for the fine directions as it is quite hidden away, which insured great peace and tranquility. The house is immaculate with one of the best equipped kitchens we have encountered. The TV and wi-fi worked perfectly. Wh

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the trouble to write this review. Glad you liked the house and hoping we'll see you back in Kenmare before too long. Best regards and wishing you a Happy New Year. Monica
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Great location near Kenmare

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful newly remodeled home with modern appliances, Wi-Fi, and washer/dryer. Owner and property manager were both very efficient and reliable about keeping in touch with us and getting us the information we needed to get checked in and out. Margaret also gave us good Kenmare area restaurant recommendations. We had a great time and loved the location! We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind words and for taking the time to write this review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again!
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Nearest Airport
84 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
1.5 Kilometres
Ring of Kerry Golf Club.
Nearest Train
26 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Ring of Kerry Gold Club
Nearest Beach
2.5 Kilometres
Coss Strand
Car: necessary

The house is an excellent base for exploring the Ring of Kerry and the Ring of Beara. Day drives to Killarney National Park, Muckross House gardens and model farm, Gap of Dunloe, Healy Pass, Conor Pass, Glengarriff - Garnish Island, Bantry House, boat trips to Skellig Islands, Sneem, Derrynane, Dingle Peninsula etc. The Iveragh Peninsula is rich in archaeological heritage. Have a picnic - combine a visit to the great pre Christian ring fort at Staigue (not far from the beach at Castlecove) with a trip to the long sandy strand at historic Derrynane (birth place of Daniel O'Connell) towards the south western end of the Peninsula. Or do some nearby sightseeing in Kenmare town, where the Stone Circle is a hidden gem.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Greenane, Ireland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid/Early July 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July/Aug 2018
21 Jul 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Aug/Sept 2018
25 Aug 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Late September 2018
15 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £132.47

Electricity and Central Heating are extras, calculated by meter readings agreed with guests on arrival and departure and charged at cost to owner.

Contact owner at regarding special rates for longer periods. Reduced rates available for long-term Winter / off season lettings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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