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Large scenic 3 bed cottage close to golf, beach, marina with free WiFi

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,450 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Modern newly refurbished, high-spec with satellite TV & DVD panoramic.

This charming and well maintained cottage is ideally situated a few minutes walk to the beach and close to walking, angling, sailing and golf clubs with spectacular views over Tralee Bay and the Sliabh Mish Mountains.This bright and spacious cottage can comfortably accommodate 6 people in two double bedrooms (one en-suite with walk in wardrobe) and one twin bedroom with separate bathroom. There is also an additional guest toilet. The open plan living/dining room is particularly large and comfortable and has been stylishly furnished but with comfort in mind. The picture window has panoramic views over the large enclosed private garden. There is Satellite television and a music system/DVD player in the living room along with a cosy open fireplace. The kitchen and additional dining area are fully equipped with all conveniences including a dishwasher. There is a separate utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer. For the children there is a playroom with games, toys and TV/DVD player.

Kieran Corcoran
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2018

About Kieran Corcoran

Active young family, love the outdoors, country air and sea. Love to surf, golf, sail and hike.

Kieran Corcoran purchased this cottage in 2007

Why Kieran Corcoran chose Tralee

Have a long affiliation with this very special location in Kerry.

What makes this cottage unique

The perfect mix! Pick what you want of it....


Tralee Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Toilet and Wash Room - toilet
    Bathroom & Shower - toilet , tub , shower
    Master En-Suite - toilet , shower , This is an en-suite to the master bedroom
  • Full modern bathroom and separate shower cubicle. There is also an en-suite shower and toilet in the master bedroom and a 3rd Toilet in the utility area. There is also a 3rd toilet.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib , en-suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Bedroom one is exceptionally spacious with a King Size bed and a large en-suite with shower. Views to the front of the cottage. Bedroom 2 has a double bed with views to the front of the cottage. Bedroom 3 has 2 full sized single beds and looks over the rear garden. Bedroom 4. The house an additional room which has a very comfortable sofabed which sleeps two. The room can be set up as a games room, reading room or a spare bedroom.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Golf
  • Golf Clubs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • 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
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Games/reading/TV room. Adult and child games. TV and DVD Player Housekeeping available on request which is payable locally. Local Babysitter details on request. WiFi Broadband Mobile Phone can be arranged on request. Adult Golf Clubs


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Large scenic 3 bed cottage close to golf, beach, marina with free WiFi
average rating of 5.0 based on 30 reviews

Stunning views - beautiful cottage

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough about our stay in Tralee! The cottage was beautiful, spacious, and came with stunning views. It was wonderfully located for day trips to Dingle, Cork, Cliffs of Moher, Ring of Kerry and many other attractions and at the end of the day provided a quiet place to relax. Thanks again Kieran and family for letting us your cottage!!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The cottage was remote, clean, had great views and filled all of our needs

  • 5 of 5

It was a pleasure dealing with Keirnan and his wife. They were both polite and very helpful (especially in helping us with golf). The cottage was a perfect fit for our golf and our touring adventures. It had everything one would need and more - whether you were dining at the cottage or just doing breakfast there as we did. The views of Tralee golf course and bay and also of Fenit Harbor and the Dingle Peninsula from the cottage dining area were spectacular !!

We would stay there again without hesitation and would recommend it to others.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Tom, Many thanks for your feedback. It was lovely to have you stay and I know you left a good impression on the golf course also. Please come again. Regards Kieran
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Exceeds all expectations!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for a truly wonderful stay in Tralee. Beautiful views, comfortable homey atmosphere, and most incredible nearby beac and golf course. You attention to detail far surpassed any expectation of our vacation in Ireland!

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely cottage with outstanding panoramic views.

  • 5 of 5

Firstly, the owner of this cottage is incredibly approachable and helpful. Pre- booking I had some technology questions and all were answered (wanted to take an Amazon firestick and stream content through that; plus a laptop - both worked well). He also put a brand new dart board on request and apple pie, marmalade, soda bread and wine was a much appreciated welcoming gift.

Secondly, the layout of the cottage - very spacious and well laid out. Thirdly and most impressive, are the panoramic views around it, especially from the living room. Every room has several windows and overlook either or all of mountains, water, beaches. We were extremely lucky with the weather and were able to sit outside in the evenings, tired from days out, just feeling ourselves become more and more relaxed, with a nice glass of wine or G&T but mostly due to those views. I could sit and watch the tides go in and out, the clouds roll by and cover and uncover the mountains opposite, all day! My 14yr old really loved the big trampoline in the garden!

Beds were really comfy; great ensuite shower room/toilet and family bathroom. Kitchen very well equipped and the golf club a few minutes walk away is worth visiting even just for Guinness and sitting by the window looking out on absolutely astounding views! I must have taken a thousand photos! We had breakfast there one morning and dinner on our final night. Really good!!

Cottage is ideally located for days out. Huge amount of tourist information, things to do, where to eat etc, provided in the lobby. If weather is bad, the living room is very well equipped with loads of dvds, cd's and the playroom equally equipped with board games and toys etc. Utility room is also well equipped although as we were only there for a week, we didn't need to use it.

I have rented holiday cottages before and you know sometimes you feel when you get there, it doesn't live up to the hype? This one exceeds it. So much so that it has now become our benchmark for future holiday rentals. I'm not sure I'll ever find one that lives us to this idyllic cottage, which really spoilt us! And at such a good price too. Believe me, I've paid a lot more for a lot less.

This really is a little piece of heaven and I'm from Scotland so used to beautiful views (and always looking for a bargain)! So quiet at night and lovely sunsets out back, which also has beautiful views. Definitely get down to the secret beach! Absolutely 100% recommend to all.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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San Francisco, CA

A Jewel

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, clean, comfortable beds, well stocked kitchen, great sun/family room, quiet - what more can I say? I LOVED this place and will recommend it to anyone going to the area. Thanks to the owner, who is friendly and thoughtful, leaving us with a bottle of wine, a jar of marmalade and a fresh loaf of Irish brown bread upon our arrival. So happy we stayed here.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Princeton Junction, NJ, USA

5 star location and 5 star stay

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our family. The location and views were fabulous. House is fairly well equipped and comfortable. We spent a day and a half very local, enjoying the fresh air, views and also local restaurants. Location was very convenient to explore Dingle and Ring of Kerry.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
28 Kilometres
Kerry International Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Tralee Golf CLub
Nearest Ferry
110 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
100 Metres
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
80 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Golf Club Restaurant
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Barrow Strand
Car: necessary

There is so much to do in this beautiful scenic location. It is a great touring base to explore the Kingdom of Kerry but at the same time it is in such a lovely location you may not want to travel too far! As well as being surrounded by views of Tralee Bay, Brandon Head, the Sliabh Mish Mountains and Kerry Head you will be within walking distance of secluded Barrow beach which connects with Banna Beach which is renowned for it's surfing and beautiful Ballyheighue beach.

Tralee Town is only 20 minutes drive away with all the amenities you would expect from a bustling market town. For indoor activities you can choose from the Kerry County Museum, The Aqua Dome for water slides and a cinema to name a few.

At the cottage you will also overlook Tralee Golf Club which was designed by Arnold Palmer. The are several other golf clubs within the area and Ballybunion and Killarney Golf Courses are within 30 minutes drive.

There are a number of traditional and seafood pubs and restaurants in the locality and Tralee Golf Course serves meals all day if you fancy breakfast overlooking the 1st tee.

Fenit Harbour is less than 15 minutes drive and has a popular Marina and relaxed atmosphere. The Sailing School in particular is very active during the summer season. Sea Angling is accessible through this port and River Fishing on the River Feale is available in Listowel approximately 30 minutes drive away.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Rates include heating and lighting, linen and towels including beach towels. Free Broadband and Wifi.
Housekeeping provided at the end of your stay. Additional Housekeeping may be requested and is payable directly to our Housekeeper.
Babysitting services on request and also payable directly to the Babysitter.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.