BRIGHT, MODERN HOUSE ON THE DINGLE PENINSULA. WIFI AVAILABLE.

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
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BRIGHT, MODERN HOUSE ON THE DINGLE PENINSULA. WIFI AVAILABLE.

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House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

At the foot of Mount Brandon, Ireland’s second highest peak, this bright, modern residence is an ideal place to stay during your visit to the Dingle Peninsula.

It is fitted with all modern conveniences to ensure your comfort. Features include underfloor heating and instant hotwater 24/7. The house has satelite TV for your enjoyment, offering a choice of over fifty channels. Enjoy a movie/animation from our DVD collection. Choose a book from our library. Keep in touch with home using WIFI (2 Gigabytes free per booking).

Situated in the countryside you will enjoy the spectacular, rugged beauty of West Kerry, while the town of Dingle, with its countless attractions, is a mere 7 miles away.

Walkers love West Kerry with its designated trails and walks of varying length and difficulty. Many visitors will simply take a leisurely stroll along one of the many beaches while others relish the challenge of reaching Mount Brandon’s peak (3,000 feet) or trekking along ‘Cosán na Naomh’ (The Saints’ Path) which is fifteen miles from start to finish.

The owner has put together some information, directions and photographs of hill and cliff top walks that start and finish at the house. These packs are easy to follow and will be available to you during your stay.

It can be said that the Dingle Peninsula is the archaeological capital of Ireland. Googling ‘Dingle’ and ‘archaeology’ throws up over 46,000 hits! The area boasts Bronze Age standing stones, Iron Age promontory forts, early Christian monastic sites and medieval ring forts. All of these sites are within a short driving-distance of the residence, while the view from the sunroom will reveal a hilltop seventeenth century towerhouse. A thirty minute climb will get you to this towerhouse. It is well worth the effort with views of Mount Brandon to the northeast, the Blasket Islands to the south and, on the rare occasion, County Clare to the north.

Most of Corca Dhuibhne, to give the peninsula its Gaelic name, is a Gaeltacht where Gaeilge or Gaelic is still widely spoken. Cuirimid fáilte faoi leith i gcónaí roimh lucht labhartha na Gaeilge teacht inár measc.

Traditional Gaelic songs can regularly be heard in some of the local pubs not to mention the best of Traditional Irish music.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Guestbook comments from the owner
“My home is my castle”, this house feels the same! Thanks for being here.
Aug 2010
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This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2009
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My name is Kevin, I'm a primary school teacher. I love the outdoors and spend a lot of my leisure time either hill walking or sea-angling from the shore. The photo shows me at the top of Mount Brandon, Summer 2011.

The Owner purchased this house in 2009

The property is situated in one of the last remaining Gaelic-speaking areas in Ireland. While staying here you can enjoy all that the Dingle peninsula has to offer.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 19 traveler reviews

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Bright, Modern House on the Dingle Peninsula. Wifi Available.
average rating of 5.0 based on 19 reviews
business
Bright, Modern House on the Dingle Peninsula. Wifi Available.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268607vb
+353 8616 09855 (Ireland)
Dingle Peninsula County Kerry
Washington DC
5

The Best!

  • 5 of 5
Hi Kevin
Just wanted to tell you what a wonderful time we had at your
house. After 15 years of renting houses
in Ireland I have found my favorite! You have thought of everything to make
your guests comfortable. We loved all the windows; the house is just bathed in
light. The views from every window are just breath taking. So many houses are a
bit damp and chilly but your house with the underfloor heat is always warm and
cozy. The notebook of information in the house was so helpful especially all
the walks you listed.
I think the location is perfect it is so quiet and peaceful
but only a few minutes’ drive from Dingle town. We loved meeting your mom and
brother!
Thank you for sharing your beautiful house with us we can’t wait to return.
  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you, C. Thank you for taking the time write this lovely review.
I'm delighted that enjoyed your holiday and that you liked our house!
Kevin
business
Bright, Modern House on the Dingle Peninsula. Wifi Available.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268607vb
+353 8616 09855 (Ireland)
Dingle Peninsula County Kerry
Riverton,Utah
5

Great time on Dingle Peninsula

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at this wonderful house for 7 nights and wished we had stayed longer. We did 3 big hikes in the area and had a wonderful time relaxing. Everything was great (the refrigerator was smaller then anticipated. My husband is on a strict diet of plant based food and it was hard to store all of our food). But, I would definitely recommend this place. Kevin was so easy to work with and even recommended places to stay in the Galway area after we left his place. Wonderful memories of our trip to Ireland and the best memories will always be the time we spend in the Dingle area.
  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you, C. High praise for the host and for the Dingle Peninsula!
business
Bright, Modern House on the Dingle Peninsula. Wifi Available.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268607vb
+353 8616 09855 (Ireland)
Dingle Peninsula County Kerry
5

Great Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5
We stayed here with our children (ages 14 and 15) and it was fantastic. The house is bright, modern and immaculate. I loved the heated floors. It is in a quiet area away from the bustle of Dingle (but an easy drive if you want to go into town). Wonderful views from all windows. I really enjoyed sitting at the kitchen table watching the clouds and light change over Mount Brandon in the mornings and evenings. Kevin sent helpful information prior to our arrival and was easy to contact if we needed anything at all. The best part for us was the information in the house about the different walks in the area, which we never would have found on our own. Thanks so much!
  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a lovely review! I'm glad you enjoyed yourselves!
business
Bright, Modern House on the Dingle Peninsula. Wifi Available.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268607vb
+353 8616 09855 (Ireland)
Dingle Peninsula County Kerry
Hickory, NC
5

Incredible Views and a great location!

  • 5 of 5
Thank you, Kevin, for the wonderful stay we had at your home on the Dingle Peninsula. Your home was beautiful and clean. Every window in the house provided a gorgeous view of the landscape. We especially enjoyed the sunroom! Thank you, also, for all the information that you provided about the area. We particularly enjoyed hiking around the area -- particularly the Cliff Walk. The town of Dingle was a delight and we particularly enjoyed the music at the pubs in the evening. The only things I could say that was wrong with our stay is that it came to an end too quickly -- we will return!
  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you. It was lovely to meet you all. Glad you had a good time!
business
Bright, Modern House on the Dingle Peninsula. Wifi Available.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268607vb
+353 8616 09855 (Ireland)
Dingle Peninsula County Kerry
Wiltshire UK
5

Irish Welcome

  • 5 of 5
We chose the Dingle peninsula to experience the heart of Ireland and we certainly did. The beautiful location and warm welcomemade us feel right at home. Kevin sent us clear directions a few days prior to our arrival and was happy to be contacted should we have any queries. The house was warm and clean with all necessary amenities including a good DVD collection, books and games for children. We loved the beautiful scenery on the Dingle Slea Head Drive together with opportunities to learn about local history. Your house is perfectly situated Kevin and we wish we could have stayed longer.
  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our house for your trip to the Dingle Peninsula. Lovely review too!
business
Bright, Modern House on the Dingle Peninsula. Wifi Available.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268607vb
+353 8616 09855 (Ireland)
Dingle Peninsula County Kerry
South Berwick, Maine, USA
5

Perfect location for our week on the Dingle Peninsula!

  • 5 of 5
Wow! What a lovely stay at your beautiful home, Kevin. It was so peaceful there. Loved having all the walks / hikes nearby, especially the hike to the tower. Awesome scenery of the three sisters from the top! Your mom was so helpful in telling us about the area and your family. She made sure we had everything we needed. In the 15 days we had in Ireland, traveling north and then along the west coast,spending time at your place on the Dingle Peninsula was the highlight of our trip. It is definitely the place, in Ireland, we would like to visit again, SOON! Thank you so much Kevin.
  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children

Map

Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Remains of towerhouse
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Mount Brandon
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Brandon Creek
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Muirioch Beach
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Ballydavid
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The Three Sisters
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Dun an Oir / Fort del Oro
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The Blasket Islands
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The Blasket Island Interpretive Centre
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Film Site
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Film Site: Ryan's Daughter
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Inch Beach
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Remains of Towerhouse
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Ventry Beach
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Wine Strand
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County Capital Town
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The Old Pier Restaurant
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Gorman's Restaurant
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Shore Angling from the cliffs
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An Bothar
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An Cuinne
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Carraig
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Dooneen Pier

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Availability & Rates

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Dingle Peninsula House Rental Rates

Notes

  • €400-€700/wk
  • Euro
  • Oct-May .. €400/week ..(approx $530)
  • Jun ...... €500/week ..(approx $650)
  • July-Aug...€700/week ..(approx $920)
  • Sep ...... €500/week ..(approx $650)
  • Christmas/New Year/Easter .. €650/week ..(approx $850)
  • Enquire about nightly rates (depending on availability, 3 night min).

Amenities

Amenities

Dingle Peninsula House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Books
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • museums
  • health/beauty spa
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
  • boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sailing
  • fishing
  • surfing
  • hiking
  • wind-surfing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • golf
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling

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