House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

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.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom
Nearest beach Coss Strand 5 km
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Kerry Airport KIR 45 km, Nearest railway: Killarney 30 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Single Beds (4), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 7
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

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!!!

Further details outdoors

The garden has a tiled patio area, BBQ area with garden furniture and small grass area with flowering shrubs and magnificent views. Plenty of parking space.

The Province of Munster region

The heritage town of Kenmare is the perfect base for touring the breathtaking Ring of Kerry and the unspoilt Ring of Beara. Through the tunnels towards Bantry just 30 km away is Glengarriff with Garnish Island and the Italian gardens.

On the other side of Kenmare is Moll's Gap and the scenic road to Killarney with magnificent views of the Lakes of Killarney and the National Park. Sneem, a very picturesque village, is 30 km just past Parknasilla.


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, sailing, Eco cruise, water sports including skiing, tubing and archery.