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Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry

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Overview
3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
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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 ar...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 holiday. Your host is an experienced walking guide and would be happy to give advice on mountain and hill walking in the area. Wi-Fi is available free in and around Fuchsia Cottage Fuchsia Cottage is 5km from a safe pebble beach and there are beautiful sandy beaches within an hour's drive.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Maria D
Languages spoken:English, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2010
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

This is my second trip to the area in a year. This lovely rental house has absolutely everything you'll ever need plus outstanding views, incredibly helpful and friendly hosts and an amazing location overlooking the bay. The Beara peninsula is absolutely gorgeous and much less...More

Date of stay: March 2017
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MPEKerry, VR Owner at Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Hi Jennifer, Thank you for your lovely comments, we are delighted you are enjoying yourselves. We look forward to welcoming you back sometime. Gur raibh mile maith agat

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Reviewed 29 January 2016

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Date of stay: January 2016
MPEKerry, VR Owner at Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2016

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Reviewed 30 October 2015

Date of stay: October 2015
MPEKerry, VR Owner at Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2015

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Reviewed 22 July 2015

Fuchsia Cottage has a true Irish feel and was the finest cottage in which we have ever stayed. It was wonderfully kitted out with ALL amenities. Our hosts Maria and Joop were extremely friendly and welcoming. The views were amazing and although the weather could...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Wonderful hosts, very welcoming. There was a bottle of wine, flowers and home made bread to welcome us. The view from the cottage was absolutely breathtaking! We recommend visiting Dureen gardens with its tropical, peaceful setting. We would also recommend visiting O'Donnabhain's pub in Kenmare...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Eileen O
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Good Nightlife
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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 and CD player. An open fire adds to the charm of this room along with breathtaking views of Kenmare Bay. If you have a laptop; there is also broadband available all the time!!!
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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...
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