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Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry

Certificate of Excellence
26 reviews
Master Bedroom
Fuchsia Cottage Kenmare
Kitchen & Dining
Sitting Room
Welcome Pack
Single Room
Garden View
Twin Room
Fuchsia Cottage Front
Garden Patio
View From Kitchen
View From Sitting Room
Open Fire Sitting Room
View From Garden
View From Garden
Free WiFi
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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Kenmare, County Kerry
This traditional style charming cottage with stone frontage is situated on a quiet country lane. It enjoys magnificent views over Kenmare Bay and the Magillicuddy Reeks. The picturesque town of Kenmare is just three kilometres away offering enchanting shops, award winning restaurants and pubs with a warm Irish welcome. Fuchsia Cottage is on the Wild Atlantic Way which runs along the west coast of Ireland. This is a newly developed scenic coastal drive. Fuchsia Cottage is a picturesque drive away on the Ring of Kerry to the Unesco World Heritage site , the Skellig Island which feature in the recent Star Wars Movie 'The Force Awakens'

This cottage is the perfect destination for exploring the scenic Ring of Kerry and Ring of Beara.

Home baking, wine and a welcome pack will be there on arrival to help you relax and enjoy your hol...
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About the Owner, Maria D
Languages spoken: English, Dutch
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 1 property
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  • German first
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English first
Denver, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 1 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

This 3 bedroom 'cottage' was a perfect home for our two week stay in Ireland. A bottle of wine, a loaf of Irish bread and fresh flowers from the garden greeted us. And it just got better from there: Maria and Joop were perfect hosts, very helpful, responsive and warm. Stunning views of the Kenmare Bay and rolling hills beyond...

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Great location, view, and owners. We had a great time and recommend highly. Hope to visit again .....!

Management response:

Thank you for your lovely review, I am glad you had a great stay in Fuchsia Cottage. Hope to see you back here again.


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Heerlen, The Netherlands
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We have now stayed the sixth time in Fuchsia Cottage.The fact that we keep coming back says enough. We love the view from the windows over Kenmare Bay and the mountains. The cottage is cosy and tipically Irish. For us it feels like coming home here. The owners Joop and Maria are very kind and hospitable. Every time we are...

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Hi Cindy & Paul, Thank you for your lovely review. As always it was a pleasure to have you stay and we look forward to seeing you again


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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
Fuchsia Cottage has been decorated to give a cottage-like effect with traditional features. All rooms upstairs and downstairs,except one, have sea and mountain views, the remaining room has a mountain view. The cottage has three bedrooms, one downstairs with a single bed which can be made into a double room. Upstairs are two large cottage style bedrooms looking across at the Kenmare Bay and Carrantuoohil. All bedrooms have wash-hand basins. The bathroom is upstairs with a shower, w.c. and wash-hand basin. Downstairs is a w.c and wash-hand basin. Wi-Fi is available free in and around Fuchsia Cottage

A large fully fitted kitchen com dining room has every modern convenience. The living room has been fitted with a pine floor and ceiling and wall panelling and has satellite TV, DVD player an...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    4 Twins
    1 Full
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30 Sep 2017 -
22 Dec 2017
7 nights
6 Jan 2018 -
31 Mar 2018
3 nights
1 Apr 2018 -
27 Apr 2018
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
25% deposit upon booking. Remainder to be paid on arrival.

Gas and electricity extra to be paid on departure.
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About the neighbourhood
This cottage is 3 kms from the picturesque town of Kenmare on the Ring of Beara. Guests can visit Kenmare Bay and the mountains in the surroundings. For the more active there is a sailing and adventure centre 3 km away, horse riding and sea and river fishing. Mountain walks can be taken from the cottage (owner is walking guide). There are two 18 hole golf courses in Kenmare for golf lovers. Moreover swimming in the Kenmare Bay is very safe.

Kenmare Pier is well work a visit, another unspoilt area with a few boats bobbing away in the water. Nearby is the Stone Circle which is facinating. Kenmare has a great variety of different shops, bars and restaurants. The Kenmare Bay Hotel has a swimming pool, open to non residents. Star Outdoors provides kayaking, canoeing, water trampoline, saili...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Kerry Airport KIR: 45.0 km
Railway: Killarney: 30.0 km
Ferry: Cork: 100.0 km
By Air - Cork Airport is 100 km away.
Kerry Airport is 45 km away.
Shannon Airport is 150 km away.
Dublin Airport is 330 km away.

By Car
From Cork take the N22 west direction Killarney, when you enter Co. Kerry take the next left junction, approx 5 kms away, with a signpost to Kenmare, road no. R569. Continue along this road through the village of Kilgarvan until you reach the town of Kenmare approx 24 kms. Kenmare Post Office will be facing you. Turn left at that and continue over the bridge. Turn right immediately after the bridge onto the R571 for approx 1km. You will see our sign on the left hand side 'Fuchsia Cottage'. Turn left there and then veer right, continue to the top of the hill where you will see a white cottage with red windows called 'Eastern Wind' on the...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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