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Tigh Nell

Farmhouse -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Dingle, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry
Tigh Nell is in the picturesque village of Kilcooley, in the heart of the Gaeltacht area. Located at the foot of Mount Brandon and Carraig Hill, Tigh Nell has stunning views of the surrounding countryside and Mount Brandon. There are four local pubs where good food and drink can be enjoyed with traditional music and craic.

The location makes Tigh Nell an ideal base for touring the Dingle Peninsula. The Blasket Islands, Slea Head Drive, Ventry and Castlegregory are all within 30 minutes drive of the house. Dingle town is 15 minutes away by car and boasts lively pubs and wonderful restaurants. There are also a number of festivals in the local area such as the Dingle International Film Festival and the Ballydavid Blues Festival.
Listing #HL258777
About the Owner
Mary H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2012
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Lovely little place with everything we needed. Very comfortable beds and everything clean and tidy. House is in a great location for the excellent beaches and pretty countryside. Useful little shop within walking distance for essentials (seemed to be open all the time!). Mary was...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Exploration558959
Sightsee398971, VR Owner at Tigh Nell, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you Paul for taking the time to do a review for me. Glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for leaving my house clean and tidy. I hope to see you again in the future. Best wishes to you and your family,Mary

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to Ireland and we were greeted with a warm welcome by our host Mary H.The cottage was very clean and well equipped. We loved the beautiful surroundings and quiet atmosphere. Any queries we had Mary would be of kind assistance....More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank karojv
Sightsee398971, VR Owner at Tigh Nell, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Korojv thank you for your review and your kind words. It was lovely having you stay at Tigh Nell glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for leaving the house clean and tidy greatly appreciated. Hope to have you back in the future. Kind regards,...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We have just returned from our week away at this lovely cottage. Mary and her husband welcomed us warmly on arrival. The cottage was very comfortable and spacious with all the facilities we needed. We particularly enjoyed our evenings in front of the fireplace. The...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank chrisl80688
Management response:Responded 5 June 2018

Chris,Kasia, and Alex were a lovely family and took great care of the house during their stay. The house was spotless when they left. Alex the little boy was such a great caring boy we enjoyed having him. Would love to have you back anytime....More

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Not suitable for children under 4years old
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
Hurleys Farm is situatied in the parish of Baile na nGall (Ballydavid) it is one of Ireland’s unspoiled gems. Incorporating the villages of Ballydavid, Feothneach and Muirioch with its sheltered coves, rolling hills, sandy beaches and stunning cliffs. An ideal place to spend a relaxing holiday enjoying a walk in the beautiful country side taking in the many historical sights ,catching some big fish off the cliffs or just having the craic in the many local sea-side pubs offering amazing food and traditional music.

The Dingle Peninsula boasts the highest concentration of archaeological sites in Ireland. Some of the most impressive are located within a few miles of the Hurley Farm such as Gallarus Oratory, Kilmalkeder Church, An Riasc, Ballydavid Tower and many more.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Farranfore: 60.0 km
Railway: Tralee: 40.0 km
Ferry: Cork: 160.0 km
The nearest airport is Farranfore which is 60km away from Tigh Nell. Hire cars are available from the airport. The railway terminates in Tralee which is 40 km from Tigh Nell. It is also possible to arrange a hire car from the Enterprise Car Hire which is directly across the road from the train station in Tralee.

When driving to Dingle from Tralee, you have a choice of two routes, the regular route through villages Annascaul and Lispole, or you can take the Conor Pass which has amazing views of both sides of the peninsula as you cross the mountains. On arrival in Dingle you drive through the town following signs for Ballydavid. Tigh Nell is 10km from Dingle town. See the map for the exact location and directions.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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