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Templenoe Heights

Templenoe Heights
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Kenmare, County Kerry
This refurbished 2-bedroom cottage is set in a large hillside garden overlooking Kenmare Bay.

The property is south facing and enjoys stunning views to the Caha Mountains and Beara Peninsula. Coss Strand, Pat Spillane's Bar, the Ring O'Kerry Golf and Country Club, Templenoe Pier and the forest walks of Dromore Wood are all within 5 minutes' driving distance.

The house is level throughout and is ideal for people of reduced mobility (owner is a wheelchair user). Free WiFi. See below for further details.
Listing #HL128285
About the Owner
Monica D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2010
Interaction with guests
My local agent lives in Kenmare and will be available to greet you on arrival and she will be happy deal with any queries during your stay. She is just a phone call / text away. She has lived in Kenmare for 30 years, so is well familiar with the area and can make suggestions for things to do during your holiday.
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is a great cottage. It is set in beautiful surroundings with great views. Very comfortable,relaxing, peaceful and very well equipped. Location was ideal, centrally situated to visit all the beautiful spots from Kenmare to Killarney and beyond. Great walks with stunning views The Kenmare...More

Thank Vacation750923
Trip540145, VR Owner at Templenoe Heights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks so much for taking the trouble and time to write this Review. Much appreciated! Hoping to see you again sometime when you come back to Ireland. In the meantime, bon voyage!

Reviewed 27 February 2018

We stayed at Templenoe Heights December 2017. We have previously stayed in accommodation in the town of Kenmare. This time we decided we would try further out of town and it was the right decision to make. We got the best of both worlds with...More

Thank Janet W
Management response:Responded 1 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to write this review. It was a pleasure to have you and we look forward to seeing you again later in the year. Best wishes from us all, Monica

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

House as described on site. Main bathroom wheelchair accessible, but ensuite not - we were made aware of this before we booked. The location is suitable for anyone who wants a quiet retreat but also ideal for doing the Ring of Kerry.

Thank bf1gallagher
Management response:Responded 24 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review! Hope you enjoyed your stay and that we'll see you again in the future.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Spacious open-plan living/dining/kitchen area leading to large south facing patio and half-acre garden. Open fireplace. TV, DVD player, radio/CD player. Free WiFi. South facing living room/patio and both bedrooms enjoy day long sunshine and amazing views.

Pull out bed available on request to accommodate 5th person.

Kitchen equipped to high standard - fan oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, pull-out ironing board, pull-out worktables, ample cupboard space including low-level storage facilities.

Utility area off kitchen contains washing machine, tumble dryer.

Master bedroom with 5ft double bed and en suite toilet / shower room.

Second bedroom with 2 single beds.

The fifth bed is a foldaway bed (available on request).

Main toilet / shower room and En suite shower roo...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Twins
    1 Queen
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
29 Sep 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
Autumn / Winter 2018
3 nights
22 Dec 2018 -
4 Jan 2019
Christmas 2018 / New Year 2019
4 nights
5 Jan 2019 -
17 Apr 2019
Winter / Spring 2019
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: €150 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Extras: Central Heating Oil and Electricity are charged by meter readings agreed with guests on arrival and departure. A security deposit of EUR 100.00 (EUR 150.00 per week of stay in winter, or as otherwise agreed with you) is payable in cash to our local agent at time of key collection. This will be refunded at time of departure once the Central Heating Oil and Electricity bills have been paid. PLEASE NOTE that this Security Deposit is additional to the Damage Deposit payable to Holiday Lettings/Tripadvisor at time of reservation. Assuming no damage, the Damage Deposit of €150.00 payable to Holiday Lettings/Tripadvisor at time of reservation is refundable by Holiday Lettings/Tripadvisor following the guest's departure.
Rental period: From 4.00 p.m. onwards on date of arrival until 10.00 a.m. on date of departure (except by prior arrangement). We are glad to be flexible with arrival and departure times, where possible.
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About the neighbourhood
Ring Of Kerry Golf Club, Pat Spillane's Bar, Templenoe Pier and Coss Strand (pebble beach) all within 1.5 k.m.
(1 mile).

Kenmare, the local town, is a hub of activity with its award winning restaurants, cafes, pubs, art galeries, Carnegie Arts Centre, market and many shops. It is approx 7.5 km (4.66 miles) from the house - about 10 minutes' drive.

Star Outdoors sailing school and water activities centre is approx. 11.27 km (7 miles) away.

Other local amenities include forest walks, hill walking, horse riding and pony trekking, trout / salmon and deep sea fishing, sailing and water sports, sailing and activity centre.

Travel links:Information about ferries: www.evasions.com/ferries_north_europe.htm
Cork-Swansea Ferry : www.fastnetline.com
Irish Ferries : www.irishferries.co...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Farranfore (Kerry Airport): 50.0 km
Railway: Killarney: 33.0 km
Ferry: Cork: 100.0 km
Approximate distances from airports:

Farranfore (Kerry Airport): one hour, Cork Airport: 1½ hours, Shannon: 3 hours and Dublin: 5 hours. See advertiser's website for Links to Airline and Ferry Companies.

Templenoe Heights is just off the N70 (main route around the Ring of Kerry) on a hill above the village of Templenoe, behind the Ring of Kerry Golf and Country Club.

We will send you directions to the house from Templenoe when booking is confirmed.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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