Destination guide

Travel to lively Kenmare

Come and experience Kenmare and its live music, history and monuments. This city's diving, bars and golfing draw many visitors. Gap of Dunloe and Bantry House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Kenmare

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Kenmare a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kenmare Golf Club (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Ring of Kerry Golf and Country Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Glengarriff Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Muckross Traditional Farm (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Killarney Race Course (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Dunloe Golf Course (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kenmare

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kenmare is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gap of Dunloe (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Moll's Gap (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Gleninchaquin Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • The Ewe Gallery and Sculpture Garden (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Mangerton Mountain (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Priest's Leap (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Kenmare

The nearest airport is in Killarney (KIR-Kerry), located 21 mi (33.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe), which is 28 mi (45 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Kenmare?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 396 vacation rentals near Kenmare. From 156 Houses to 196 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kenmare for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Kenmare?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Kenmare. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kenmare Stone Circle: 562 vacation rentals
  • Moll's Gap: 579 vacation rentals
  • Kenmare Golf Club: 562 vacation rentals
  • Cromwell's Bridge: 562 vacation rentals
  • Ring of Kerry Golf and Country Club: 626 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kenmare listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kenmare?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 156 Houses in Kenmare. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kenmare include:

  • Cottages: 196 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 196 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 25 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kenmare?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation rentals with pool available in Kenmare. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.