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Templenoe Heights

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Templenoe Heights
South facing sunny patio and garden
Ring of Kerry sea view
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
3 nights minimum
Cottage
This refurbished 2-bedroom cottage is set in a large hillside garden overlooking Kenmare Bay. The property is south facing and enjoys stunning views to the Caha Mountains and Beara Peninsula. Coss Strand, the Ring O'Kerry Golf and Country Club, Templenoe Pier and the forest walks of Dromore Wood are all within 5 minutes' driving distance. The house is level throughout and is ideal for wheelchair users or people of reduced mobility (owner is a wheelchair user). Free WiFi. See below for further details. Extras: Central Heating Oil and electricity are charged by meter readings agreed with guests on arrival and departure. A refundable security deposit of EUR 100.00 (or as otherwise agreed with you) is payable in cash to our local agent at time of key collection. This will be refunde...This refurbished 2-bedroom cottage is set in a large hillside garden overlooking Kenmare Bay. The property is south facing and enjoys stunning views to the Caha Mountains and Beara Peninsula. Coss Strand, the Ring O'Kerry Golf and Country Club, Templenoe Pier and the forest walks of Dromore Wood are all within 5 minutes' driving distance. The house is level throughout and is ideal for wheelchair users or people of reduced mobility (owner is a wheelchair user). Free WiFi. See below for further details. Extras: Central Heating Oil and electricity are charged by meter readings agreed with guests on arrival and departure. A refundable security deposit of EUR 100.00 (or as otherwise agreed with you) is payable in cash to our local agent at time of key collection. This will be refunded at time of departure once the Central Heating Oil and Electricity bills have been paid. Typical utility bills for late Spring/Autumn: approx EUR 15.00 - 20.00 per week. Usually less in Summer. Rental period From 4.00 p.m. onwards on date of arrival until 10.00 a.m. on date of departure (except by prior arrangement). Where possible, we are glad to be flexible with arrival and departure times,More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Monica D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2010
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

Templenoe Heights is really a lovely place to stay in one of the most beautiful parts of the country. We were greeted by very charming Margaret who explained everything. The house is very prettily set in a large and tranquil garden with honeysuckle, fairy fingers...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank marianf95
Trip540145, VR Owner at Templenoe Heights, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2019

Thanks so much for taking the time and trouble to write this review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you'll come back again soon.

Reviewed October 1, 2018

This is a great cottage. It is set in beautiful surroundings with great views. Very comfortable,relaxing, peaceful and very well equipped. Location was ideal, centrally situated to visit all the beautiful spots from Kenmare to Killarney and beyond. Great walks with stunning views The Kenmare...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Vacation750923
Trip540145, VR Owner at Templenoe Heights, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thanks so much for taking the trouble and time to write this Review. Much appreciated! Hoping to see you again sometime when you come back to Ireland. In the meantime, bon voyage!

Reviewed February 27, 2018

We stayed at Templenoe Heights December 2017. We have previously stayed in accommodation in the town of Kenmare. This time we decided we would try further out of town and it was the right decision to make. We got the best of both worlds with...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Janet W
Management response:Responded March 1, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to write this review. It was a pleasure to have you and we look forward to seeing you again later in the year. Best wishes from us all, Monica

Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

House as described on site. Main bathroom wheelchair accessible, but ensuite not - we were made aware of this before we booked. The location is suitable for anyone who wants a quiet retreat but also ideal for doing the Ring of Kerry.

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank bf1gallagher
Management response:Responded July 24, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review! Hope you enjoyed your stay and that we'll see you again in the future.

Reviewed June 29, 2017

A modest comfortable house. The heating system needed a bit of trial and error to get it up to speed. The timber provided for the open fire proved too substantial in the form of substantial logs. As no means of splitting was available this proved...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Meander276123
Management response:Responded July 24, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write this review. That timber at the back of the house is the remains of a tree which, sadly, had to be felled following a recent storm. We are hoping to use it in a landscaping project later. Guests...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2017

We (my husband, dad, and I) were looking for a place to stay on our trip to Ireland in June and could not have asked for anything better suited to our recent trip. We spent five nights at Templenoe Heights while we explored three of...More

Date of stay: June 2017
1  Thank Eleanor F
Management response:Responded June 26, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the trouble to write this review. It was a pleasure to have you to stay and we're all delighted that you enjoyed your time in the house. Best wishes from all of us.

Reviewed November 10, 2016

An enjoyable week in this comfortable bungalow high on the hills above Kenmare Bay, well appointed and quietly secluded. The promised views of the bay were sadly hidden by high hedgerows. It proved to be a great base to explore the Ring of Kerry and...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank M K
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Had a great time. My two boys 13yrs and 15yrs loved the spacious garden out everyday kicking a soccer ball or rugby ball. Fabulous weather for November. Could not speak more highly for Margaret and her husband for all there help. Very easy for arrangements...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank 365smart
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Well appointed an comfortable bungalow. It is actually some way from Kenmare up a very quiet track which you can walk along to see some lovely views. We enjoyed our week here as it is in a good location for touring the Ring of Kerry....More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank PeterLittlePaxton
Management response:Responded October 15, 2016

Thanks for the feedback, Peter. Showers working well now. Glad you enjoyed your week in Kerry. Best regards, Monica

Reviewed July 1, 2016

We recently enjoyed a week near Kenmare in the Templenoe Heights Cottage. It's only about 5 miles from Kenmare and a great location for touring southwest Ireland. It is secluded but with great directions for finding it and has a small view of Kenmare Bay...More

Date of stay: June 2016
4  Thank comaher
Management response:Responded July 3, 2016

Thanks so much for the kind words, and for taking the trouble to write this review. Glad you enjoyed your stay!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Ring Of Kerry Golf Club, Pat Spillane's Bar, Templenoe Pier and Coss Strand (pebble beach) all within 1.5 k.m. (1 mile). Kenmare, the local town, is a hub of activity with its award winning restaurants, cafes, pubs, art galeries, Carnegie Arts Centre, market and many shops. It is approx 7.5 km (4.66 miles) from the house - about 10 minutes' drive. Star Outdoors sailing school and water activities centre is approx. 11.27 km (7 miles) away. Other local amenities include forest walks, hill walking, horse riding and pony trekking, trout / salmon and deep sea fishing, sailing and water sports, sailing and activity centre. Travel links:Information about ferries: www.evasions.com/ferries_north_europe.htm Cork-Swansea Ferry : www.fastnetline.com Irish Ferries : www.irishferries.com Stena ...
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Frequently Asked Questions about Templenoe Heights

Templenoe Heights is able to accommodate up to 5 guests. See all property details.

Templenoe Heights has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Templenoe Heights has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

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