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Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
Minimum stay varies
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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 10 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottage on an elevated site overlooking kenmare bay.Three good sized bedrooms, one downstairs two upstairs, large kitchen/dining room and living room with cosy fireplace. Nice bathroom upstairs with shower, WC downstairs. Outside is a nice dining area if weather permits! Didn't for us,unfortunately. The...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank aidan f
MPEKerry, VR Owner at Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you Aidan, delighted you enjoyed Fuchsia Cottage and kenmare. I hope you had a nice journey home and would love to welcome you again sometime

Reviewed 7 April 2018

Joop and Maria give a warm welcome to their stunning property surrounded by The fantastic views of kenmare Bay. We were welcomed with some lovely fresh Brown soda bread,fresh daffodils on the table alongside a lovely bottle of wine all complimentary to enjoy on your...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank madirishmandy
MPEKerry, VR Owner at Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Hi Amanda & Paul, Thank you for your lovely comments on Fuchsia cottage, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again sometime.

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Reviewed 1 October 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,...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Patricia O
Reviewed 10 July 2017

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

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Mobile708751
MPEKerry, VR Owner at Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

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

Reviewed 6 May 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...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Cindy1428
MPEKerry, VR Owner at Charming Fuchsia Cottage, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

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

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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