Paddy’s Atlantic View in Waterville, Co. Kerry is a 150 year old Cable Station House which has been lovingly restored as a family home offering uninterrupted views of the bay. Everything about this house has been carefully thought out and planned and the attention to detail is second to none. It is an airy and light-filled home perfect for a family or a romantic break away.
Downstairs is a long sitting room which opens straight through into a stylish dining room through a set of double doors. The sitting room is really cosy and has a comfortable l-shaped couch, a warm and inviting open fire and a 50" SMART TV. Wifi is available to guests free of charge during their stay.
The dining table is perfect for family gatherings and can seat up to 8 people. The room is beautifully designed and long evenings could be spent there over a glass of wine.
The kitchen has been completely renovated and is now gleaming with modern appliances including a KitchenAid Nespresso machine and co-ordinating accessories. What is lovely about this room is that the owners have chosen to retain the original red and black tiled flooring, hinting at the long standing history of the house.
A separate utility area houses the more functional appliances including Bosch washing machine and dryer. There is also a guest WC downstairs.
There is a small back garden with grass and shrubs, ideal for catching some morning sunshine. The back garden also has an outdoor shower – ideal for cooling down on those hot summer days. To the front of the house is a sizeable private garden and then just across from the house is a "football pitch" sized garden with lots and lots of space for children to play.
All four bedrooms are upstairs. There are two bedrooms to the front of the house offering wonderful sea views and two to the rear. The master double bedroom is ensuite with a shower and cosy underfloor heating. Three are doubles and the 4th is ideal for younger guests as it has bunks with a double bed on the bottom and a single bed on the top. The main bathroom is also located upstairs and has a shower in it. Please note there is no bath in this property.
• USB sockets throughout the house
• Nest smoke/carbon alarms in all rooms
On arrival, you will be asked for a €400 euro security deposit in cash. This will be returned to you providing that the caretaker is satisfied that the terms and conditions of the rental have been complied with. Any breakages or damages will be deducted from your deposit.
THINGS TO DO IN THE AREA
Boat trips and sea angling trips with Waterville Boats are offered daily from Portmagee. Tackle on board for hire if required. Phone : +353-872202355. email@example.com
Waterville Craft Market is a unique and extensive visitor attraction – a showcase for Irish craft and design. Officially acknowledged by craft workers throughout the country as one of Ireland’s most outstanding outlets, a special place to visit.
Waterville Golf Links: Over 100 years old, Waterville is rated among the top 5 courses in Ireland and the top 20 links courses in the world
Derrynane House: Derrynane House was the ancestral home of Daniel O'Connell, the Irish statesman who played an important role in gaining Catholic Emancipation in 1829. Today some 120 hectares of the lands of Derrynane, together with Derrynane House, make up
Derrynane National Historic Park. Plantations and garden walks were laid out in the 18th and 19th centuries, principally north and west of the house. Some features of the demesne are strongly associated with Daniel O'Connell, including the old Summer House. The main area of the gardens, set inland and to the north of the house, can be reached through a tunnel under the road. Directions: 3.5km from Caherdaniel, off the N70 (the "Ring of Kerry)
Ballinskelligs Watersports: At Ballinskelligs Watersports the visitor can choose between a day trip by boat to the Skellig Islands, diving at the Skellig islands or sea angling.The day trip lands at Skellig Island for approximately 2 hours, and leaves from Ballinskelligs pier at 11am daily. A non landing trip around the island leaves at 3.30 each afternoon in July and August. Sea Angling and high speed adventure trips to Skelligs are also on offer, taking approximately 25 minutes each way.
BEACHES: Waterville boasts its own sandy beach & in close driving proximity you will find: Ballinskelligs Blue Flag Beach renowned for its miles of golden beach and turquoise water. For sports lovers, Ballinskelligs is an ideal location, offering world class water sports from windsurfing to sea angling. Ballinskelligs Regatta is held every year in the village and also Derrynane Beach Blue Flag Beach Activities include, kayaking, canoeing, horse-riding, diving or simply stroll along the golden sands.