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3 Self catering cottage located on tip of scenic Dingle Peninsula

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom cottage, sleeps 5, open plan sitting, dining and kitchen. Open Fire

WIFI AVAILABLE FREE

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30 SEPTEMBER ONWARDS.

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CONTACT..PHILOMENA ON

MOBILE 353863972760

LAND LINE 353669156210

EMAIL ...suantracottages@eircom.net

WIFI IS AVAILABLE IN SUANTRA COTTAGES FREE.

STAR WARS ep. VIII was filmed in front of Suantra Cottages at the top of Sybil Head in 2016.'

Website

http://www.dinglestonecottage.com

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Electricity is extra and charged for per unit and paid on departure.

DEPOSIT IN NON-REFUNDABLE.

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Our 3*Failte Ireland approved self catering cottage is located at the tip of Kerry's Dingle Peninsula.

Few minutes walk from the beautiful secluded sandy beach of Clochar or Trá Chlocháir, the Atlantic Ocean and the Blasket Islands. Clochar is at the most westerly land point in Europe, in the heart of the Corca Dhuibhne Gaeltacht, a place where the Irish language is the spoken tongue, where traditions have been preserved. Its a place of quietness and friendly people. There are many amenities locally, naming just a few: horse riding, angling & golf. beaches in the locality the closest being just 5 min walk from the cottages.

There are many walks locally - Dingle Peninsula way starts outside the front door of the cottages ...also mountain and cliff walks surrounds the cottages.

It is a child friendly site with closed in green area . The area is renowned for its local restaurants, local pubs that have traditional music during the summer months.,once cited as the most beautiful place on earth by the National Geographic.

Please contact owner for SPECIAL RATES. of season

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Blarney castle is 2.5 hour drive,

Doolin and Bunratty Castle in Co Clare is around 3 hour drive, Killarney and Tralee is 1hour drive, ring of Kerry half hour drive to access the loop.

Driving distances to property:

Kerry airport is 1.25 hour drive.

Cork Airport 3 hour drive.

Shannon Airport 3hour drive.

Dublin Airport 5 hour drive.

Suantracottage is less than 20 minute drive fro m Dingle town.

Suantracottage is less than 5 minutes drive from Ballyferriter.

The Dingle Peninsula is an anglers paradise, spanning a coastline of over 100kms, ideal areas for deep sea and shore angling a short distance from cottage, guided tours and walks can be arranged by the tourist office in Dingle. Bikes can be hired for day trips in Dingle. The beautiful Ceann Sibeal 18 hole Golf links is only short distance away.

we speak Irish (Gaelic) and summer school are held here all summer for students who want to learn or improve same.The area is steeped in culture and history and surrounded by some of the most dramatic scenery in the world Beal Ban Beach and Ventry Beach is only 15 minute drive from cottage with unspoilt white sands stretching for miles and safe for swimmng,The Connor Pass is the hightest pass in Ireland and provides spectacular views of the Lakes,Dingle Harbour and Mount Brandon.The Slea Head Drive meanders through some of the most ruggedly beautiful landscape in the world is close by.The Ferry to the Blasket Island is only 5 minute drive.

The spectacular views of the rugged cliffs which makes up the coast line are to be seen from the front of cottages.they are situated on the Panoramic 'Slea Head Drive' or 'Ceann Sleá'10Km from the quaint fishing town of Dingle,2 Km from the village of Baile an Fheirtéaraigh (Ballyferriter)with pubs/restaurants/potteries/cafés/heritage centre/church/hotel and supermarket.

Mount Brandon you can see from cottage and if its climbing you want you will enjoy this which is only 20minute drive from cottage, suantracottages are under the shadow of the magnificent Chruach Mharthain on whose slopes 'David Lean'constructed the mythical village of 'Kirrary'for the film 'Ryans Daughter'

In front of you is 'Sybil Head' or 'Ceann Sibéal' and the '3 sisters' or 'Na Triúr Déirféar' in Irish (3 peaks cliff rising into the sky)and a lovely 5 minute walk in front of the cottage is the little pier where local fishermen used go out in there little boats in times gone by. A short distance from cottage is Sybil Head 18 Hole Golf Links. The area has the greatest concentration of archaeological sites in Ireland with such treasures as Kilmalkedar church ,the Dun an Oir Fort or Fort of Gold,Gallarus Oratory which is shaped like and upturned boat,the Oratory is the most perfectly preserved example of Irish architecture

and many more .The wonderful heritage centre at Duinquin celebrates the lives of the Blasket Islanders ,there culture and literary talents and the Irish Language,all these are on your door step.

More Details

Property Manager
Philomena O'Connor
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, Irish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2017

What makes this cottage unique

near a lovely sandy beach.

Dingle way on your door step and surrounded by hill/mountains/sea and cliffs and rock fishing and peace and tranquillity guaranteed.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Located in a spectacular part of Ireland at the very tip of Dingle Peninsula,these cottages overlook lush green fields facing the Atlantic ocean.To the west there is the beautiful Sybil Head.A very short walk takes one down to a beautiful sandy beach and connects with the Dingle Way.

Clogher Head ,Dunmore Head,Mount Eagle.The Blasket centre,Blasket Island and many other attractions are only a short drive away.The town of Dingle is a little further,but easily accessible for shopping,dinner or an evening out at the pub.

This is the real Ireland where cattle graze peacefully by the sea and the signs are in Gaelic.Its hard to believe that places like this exist anymore....looks like it is part of a movie set.It quickly became home base for us either to explore Kerry,or recently,more ofton when tired of being on the road,just to stay home and hike the trails without ever having to drive anywhere.

The cottage is both cozy and roomy with a modern kitchen,fireplace and three bedrooms.It is always very clean and the owners are exceptionally accommodating.In short it is a jewel of a place and a place that will create Irish memories for a lifetime.I feel it is my home when I am in Ireland and look forward to coming back
Sep 2011
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Amenities

County Kerry Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • please look up my website for more details of cottage The cottage has one bathroom. http://www.dinglestonecottage.com bathroom with bath/shower over it,toilet and hand basin-hot press also a wall electric heater.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
  • Bed linen is provided. Bedroom no 1 has a double bed . Bedroom no 2 has a double bed and single bed .Bedroom no 3 has a single bed. All bedrooms has robes/lockers ect and timber floors.electric blankets is provided off season,all room are on ground floor,they look out at the mountains at the back of cottage,cattle (cows and there calf )graze on the field right behind the cottage.There is peace and tranquility for people to sleep and relax and wind down, that's why the cottage is called Suantra which means Beach Rest...what more do you want!!
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is a launderette on site with washing machine and dryer with a €2 slot meter,there is a line for the washing, a fridge and freezer for fishermen to keep there fish/ bate.a big green lawn for children to play.its surrounded with a stone wall,there is a outside table with seats and safe private parking, Please contact owner for special rates.

Reviews

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3 Self catering cottage located on tip of scenic Dingle Peninsula
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Another great stint on the Dingle Peninsula

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Suantra. Philomena and Sharon communicated excellently and went out of their way to assist when some issues driving to the cottage. It's a beautiful location and very cosy cottage, fully equipped with everything you need....plus it's got fast WiFi so I stay connected to the office (yuck, right?) for a few of the days. Can't wait to go back and stay even longer!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Very BEST Place to Stay in Dingle

  • 5 of 5

I could not have more wonderful things to say about my stay in the Suantra Cottages. Philomena goes above and beyond as a host. She became a great source of wisdom on the area, showing us around Dingle and all the incredible history it holds. Our time here was nothing short of sacred. This place has a healing energy that seeps into your bones, leaving you feeling refreshed, renewed, and fully connected to nature. The cottages are well appointed, and super cozy. I spent most evenings relaxing by the fire, or outside stargazing. Philomena was so much more than a host- in our month here we met her family, shared many cups of tea, and felt so incredibly welcomed into this space. Book this rental now! You won't regret it.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful place, very cosy and comfortable cottage

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week in one of the cottages and we were absolutely delighted with it! The surrounding area is really heart-stoppingly beautiful... Dingle is our favourite place in Ireland and this particular spot is just incredibly wonderful. The cottage is also clean, comfortable and very cosy. The fireplace is great on a rainy day, the kitchen well-equipped and the washing machine and dryer very handy, too. Philomena and her daughter Sharon were very friendly, warm and welcoming and we definitely felt very much at home in this lovely cottage. Our boys (aged 7 and 10) also really loved the place. Our favourite trip was to Great Blasket Island - there is a ferry from Dunquin, just a 5-minute drive away - the boat trip was great fun, we saw lots of seals on the beach, had a nice walk and went on a guided tour of the village on Great Blasket. But we also enjoyed the walks from Suantra cottage very much and Clogher beach is very, very beautiful too. We cannot wait to come back to this lovely place - we are from Germany, so it's not quite 'around the corner', but we will try and be back as soon as possible...

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Suantra Cottage, stay for family of 5

  • 5 of 5

Cottage was cosy, clean and well fitted out. We had just the right amount of space for a family of two adults and three children. Great views from all around the cottage and a lovely loop walk starting just across the road takes in two nearby beaches. Philomena was very welcoming and happy to answer all of our queries and gave us useful local advice.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Delightful cosy and inviting cottage with magnificent views of the wild Atlantic way !!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in the cottage it was cosy and comfortable with amazing views front and back, a really tranquil place we all came away feeling relaxed and revived and the owners Phil and Sharon were so friendly and hospitable we will certainly return there as it's in the midst of the most breathtaking scenery and close to Dingle town our favourite place thanks for sharing your lovely cottage with us all .

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Ierland zoals je het verwacht, even weg van alles

  • 5 of 5

Wij hebben met onze drie tieners ondanks het niet al te mooie weer ontzettend genoten van de vier dagen in deze cottage: eenvoudig maar super gezellig en compleet (goede keukenuitrusting, goede bedden, goed internet, alles schoon). Het was leuk de houtkachel de hele dag brandend te houden (met turf!) en 's ochtends het vuur weer aan te wakkeren. Prachtige omgeving: het strand bij het huisje is mooi, bezoek ook de nabijgelegen stranden net ten noordoosten van Bellyferriter (filmsite van Starwars) en rijd de Slea Head Drive en de O'Connor pas. En niet te vergeten: de oprechte gastvrijheid, behulpzaamheid en belangstelling van eigenaresse Philomena en haar dochter. Wij raden deze cottage absoluut aan.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for a great review ...we are so happy you all enjoyed your stay in our cottage on the edge of the beautiful Dingle Peninsula. It was such a pleasure to talk to you and your beautiful family....we hope to have you back sometime again soon and watch the Seaguls!!
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Map

Nearest Airport
85 Kilometres
Farranfore
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Ballyferriter/Dunquin.Co Kerry
Nearest Ferry
175 Kilometres
Cork
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Ceann Sibeal 18 hole Golf links
Nearest Train
40 Miles
Tralee ,Co Kerry
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Dingle,Co Kerry
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Tig Aine ,Graig,Ballyferriter
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Clogher beach
Car: necessary

LOCATION

Suantra Cottages is located the the tip of Kerry's Dingle Peninsula. Clogher is at the most westerly land point in Europe in the heart of Corca Dhuibhne Gaeltacht where the Irish language prospers. If its beauty and nature you have in mind then this is the place to be. Few minute walk from the sandy beach of Clogher and close to 18 hole Golf Course Ceann Sibeal, close to the Blasket Islands steeped in Irish literature (where boat trips are available), Blasket Heritage Centre also Museam Chorca Dhuibhne which traces the geology, history and culture of the Dingle Peninsula. The local pubs are worth a visit to soak in the true Irish atmosphere and engage in the Irish'craic' ( Irish wit with a bit of fun). The locality is well known for its seafood restaurants and cafes. Feel part of this beautiful and scenic land - the cottage is in the heart of the area which inspired two classic films such as David Lean's Ryans Daughter as well as Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman epic Far and Away

Other Activities: There are summer camps which include sailing, windsurfing. Day trips to The Dingle Dolphin 'Fungi'. Day trips to Blasket Islands.

Golf: Play a round of golf at DingleGolf links ,Europes most westerly golf course deep in the heart of the west Kerry Gaeltacht ' Ceann Sibeal '18 hole golf links only 4 minute drive from cottage with great views out to the Blasket Island and Inish Tooskert or the Sleeping Giant.

Or travel over the Conor Pass to Castlegregory Golf Links ovrlooking Loug Gill and Brandon Bay only 30 minute drive.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $117.91

we require 25% NON REFUNDABLE deposit at time of booking ...please contact owner when booking and how to pay by email or phone.
suantracottages@eircom.net
ITS AN ALL ELECTRIC COTTAGE AND YOU PAY FOR UTILITIES (ELECTRICITY) ON DEPARTURE--- there Is a €1 and €2 slot meter for the launderette (washing machine and Dryer)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.