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Tim Foley

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Exceptional traditional stone country farmhouse Free Wifi

7 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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2 bedroom country cottage

Doon Cottage is an exceptional traditional stone country farmhouse, in a rural setting of approx. 5 acres of mature, sheltered & attractive gardens; offering the very best in peaceful tranquillity at the end of a small country road. It offers magnificent views across Kenmare Bay to the Caha Mountains, close to the 'Kerry Way' which is a walkers’ paradise, with hill and woodland walks to explore the Kerry countryside

  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Tim Foley (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

Had an excellent week in this charming cottage. Premier experience of Ireland. Very comfortable house with 2 adorable "Donkey's"
Sep 2010
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based on 7 traveler reviews

Exceptional traditional stone country farmhouse Free Wifi
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Doon Cottage exceeded our expectations by a million miles! It is a wonderful and cozy place to stay, with amazing grounds and even more amazing scenery. A perfect location to explore the Ring of Kerry, and not too far from both Sneem and Kenmare. The donkeys were there every day to get their carrots, and both Pat and Tim were fantastic in helping us to get the logs for the fire. This is a highly recommended place to stay and we will be back again as we simply could not get enough of the place!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A magical, wonderful trip to Ireland

  • 5 of 5

My daughter and I stayed at this beautiful cottage in mid-May. Although the weather wasn't the best, we enjoyed our time in Ireland and loved coming back each night to Doon Cottage. We would relax in front of the fire, and plan our activities for the next day. If you want to be away from it all, this is the right place to go. Kenmare is exactly what I pictured as a typical small Irish city and was not too far away. I highly recommend this wonderful home.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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so beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week at Doon cottage. it was a perfect place from which to walk, visit some wonderful beaches, drive the Ring of Kerry and Valentia Island [ don't miss it!] or to just relax. The beds were comfortable, the rooms cozy and quaint but modern enough to be comfortable. Loved it!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wolverhampton England

Our first visit to Ireland

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cosy cottage in idyllic setting with everything you need for a perfect holiday.We thoroughly enjoyed our week here.The surrounding scenery is absolutely stunning.Killarny National Park awesome!We found beautiful beaches,lively bars,great food, friendly people.All in all a perfect week.We would definitely like to come again!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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United States

Surpassed all expectations -- Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

The charm of Doon Cottage made this our best vacation in the last several years. All the amenities made our two week stay perfect. Washer / dryer, dishwasher, well-stocked kitchen, and a thoughtful supply of books and puzzles made it seem like home. Quiet, charming, and beautifully decorated, the cottage was a perfect place to come back to after exploring Southwest Ireland. One of the worst moments of our vacation was having to leave. The two donkeys greeted us each morning, rain or shine. (We supplied plenty of carrots). Located in a quiet, rural setting, Doon Cottage is the perfect place to get away from the typical tourist attractions. We have vowed to visit Doon Cottage again.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2011
  • Stayed: May 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Magnifique ferme dans le Kerry

  • 5 of 5

Magnifique ferme restaurée avec gout et très bien équipée. Le jardin est tout aussi agréable même si nous n'avons pas pu en profiter vraiment. La vue sur le lac est superbe et les ânes sont adorables et adorent les carottes!

Un vrai plaisir de rentrer tous les soirs!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Located 10 miles from Kenmare, 7 miles from Sneem, 3/4 of a mile from the sea & 5 miles from a safe sandy/pebble beach. Ideal base for touring Ring of Kerry, Killarney’s lakes & national park, Dingle & Beara peninsulas, Glengarrif and Bantry. Kenmare town offers a great variety of galleries, craft shops, gourmet restaurants, cafes and traditional pubs, two 18 hole golf courses, horse riding, sea excursions and fishing.


Rates & Availability

Kenmare Cottage Rental Rates

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Special Offer 2 nights free
May 8 2016 - May 17 2016
7 night minimum stay
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Jul 2 2016 - Aug 26 2016
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Aug 27 2016 - Sep 30 2016
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Oct 1 2016 - Nov 4 2016
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Nov 5 2016 - Dec 16 2016
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Dec 17 2016 - Jan 6 2017
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Jan 7 2017 - Mar 31 2017
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Apr 1 2017 - Apr 28 2017
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Apr 29 2017 - Jun 2 2017
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Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
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Jul 1 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
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Aug 26 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Oil and electricity by meter read.
Arrival time after 4 pm.
Departure time before 10 am.

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Ireland Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Linen and towels supplied. Electric blankets for those chilly nights.
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
The house has been tastefully restored to a high standard to combine character and charm with modern comforts.Sitting room with TV/DVD & open fireplace, free wifi,separate dining room also with open fire, kitchen with dish-washer, utility with washing machine/dryer, separate WC. Stairs to 2 bedrooms one with double bed and one with 2 single beds, duvets and bathroom with bath, WC and separate shower. Oil fired central heating. Pets considered by request. Linen and towels supplied. Oil and electricity charged extra by meter read at cost price. Offers garden furniture and barbecue for the long summer evenings. Use of 3 bicycles free to guests.

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