House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Strand Cottage is a new house with all new contents. It is located in a new private development. It is tastefully decorated and includes Dishwasher / Washing machine / dryer / cooker / Microwave / TV and DVD player. We have supplied a varied selection of DVDs, books and games for your enjoyment. There are two large double bedrooms and one single bedroom. There is the option of a camp bed for a sixth person. There are three WCs and three showers (one hand held shower for kids in bath). It is ideally situated on the edge of the village with shops, restaurants right on the door. The beach is only a 5 minute walk away.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||5 minute walk 100 m|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Farranfore 35 km, Nearest railway: Tralee 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 3 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
The County Kerry region
County Kerry is renowned the world over for its beautiful scenery, including Irelands highest mountain Carrantuohill (1,040 metres 3,414 feet) the Lakes of Killarney, it beautiful sandy beaches, cliffs and rocky headlands.
The Dingle Peninsula stretches Westward for 50 km (30 miles) from Tralee to Dunquin. the western end of the Peninsula has magnificent coastal scenery and is an Irish speaking district. Within the Pensinsula you will find old monastic settlements, famine houses, ring forts, ogham stones. It is a popular destination for both the energetic and the laidback personality with many things on offer such as hill walking, fishing, cycling, surfing, horse riding and many more combined with many great restaurants, pubs and quaint shops.
The area abounds in beaches! The longest beach in Ireland stretches from the Maharees westwards through Castlegregory to Cloghane village – 12 miles in length. There is a Blue Flag beach in the Maharees. All of the beaches are sandy, and many are suitable for surfing and other watersports. The sea water is clean throughout the entire area.
For golfing enthusiasts, Castlegregory Golf and Fishing Club is located in Stradbally, just a few short miles from Castlegregory village.
In the Maharees area, there is pony trekking along the beaches, as well as scuba diving, surfing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, canoeing and waterskiing. Equipment and instruction are available locally.
During the summer months, a wide variety of entertainment is available, from currach racing to a week-long carnival in July. On summer evenings, traditional music can be heard at several pubs in the village. There are a number of restaurants, cafes and pubs in Castlegregory and the Maharees, offering everything from take-away to fine dining, with local seafood a specialty.