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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
4 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Unique 1 bedroom semi detached luxury holiday home with mountain and sea views over looking Smerwick Harbour. Only 8 mins by car from Dingle and 5 mins by car from Ballyferriter and Ventry, with a selection of pubs, restaurants and village shops. There are 2 stunning beaches and Ceann Sibeal golf course 5 mins away by car. In the surrounding area you have fabulous walks and horse riding. The property consists of 1 large bedroom, with en-suite bathroom and walk in shower,fitted wardrobes and if required we can supply a single bed to make it into a family room. Large kitchen, diner, living room with all mod cons including gas underfloor heating and a solid fuel stove. There is also a double sofa bed suitable for a child or an adult. Electricity is included in the rental price, however ga...Unique 1 bedroom semi detached luxury holiday home with mountain and sea views over looking Smerwick Harbour. Only 8 mins by car from Dingle and 5 mins by car from Ballyferriter and Ventry, with a selection of pubs, restaurants and village shops. There are 2 stunning beaches and Ceann Sibeal golf course 5 mins away by car. In the surrounding area you have fabulous walks and horse riding. The property consists of 1 large bedroom, with en-suite bathroom and walk in shower,fitted wardrobes and if required we can supply a single bed to make it into a family room. Large kitchen, diner, living room with all mod cons including gas underfloor heating and a solid fuel stove. There is also a double sofa bed suitable for a child or an adult. Electricity is included in the rental price, however gas will be extra More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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Sarah M
Hosting since August 2013
Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Within a few hours
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Reviews (22)
Emma O
Emma O
Cork, Ireland1 contribution
We are just home from an amazing stay in Sarah and rays, what a beautiful holiday home, probably the nicest air bnb we've stayed in, so spotlessly clean, fresh and cosy with the most beautiful view, the seating area outside in the evenings was stunning we didn't need any restaurant to eat at we had everything we could of asked for, the personal touches were so thoughtful, the fresh bread was delicious along with the eggs and milk for our first morning of the holiday to enjoy, we didn't want to come home, thank you so much for an amazing stay at oileán rua, I'd recommend this place to everyone it really is perfect.
Visited June 2021
Written June 26, 2021. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Pioneer331529
Pioneer331529
Clonmel, Ireland3 contributions
Everything was wonderful from the friendly hosts and comfortable accommodation to the amazing views.
Visited September 2020
Written September 11, 2020. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

magpie12345
magpie12345
High Wycombe, United Kingdom8 contributions
I’ve stayed at many holiday homes over the years and this is truly one of the very best. It is beautifully furnished and equipped: a real home away from home. Sarah and Ray (the owners) are hospitable and friendly. Nothing is too much trouble. I loved the views of the ocean and mountains from the living room, and the log burning stove kept me cosy and warm. I really recommend this house if you’re looking for somewhere comfortable, relaxing, quiet and ideally positioned on the dingle peninsular for walking and sight-seeing. I will definitely be back. Thank you Sarah and Ray for a lovely week.
Visited June 2019
Written June 10, 2019. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Sarah M
Sarah M
Thank you for your lovely review, pleasure having you stay.
Written June 23, 2019. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

rfischer1
rfischer1
Aalen, Germany1 contribution
This holiday home is simply great and provides ideal conditions for a perfect holiday in the west of Ireland.
Visited June 2018
Written July 10, 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Sarah M
Sarah M
Many thanks for a lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed yourselves.
Written July 14, 2018. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

flyhigh2018
flyhigh2018
Munich, Germany2 contributions
Sehr nette Vermieter und ein schönes großzügiges Haus in ruhiger Lage. Perfekt als Ausgangspunkt für Ausflüge auf der Dingle Peninsula. Es hat uns an nichts gefehlt und es war auch mit Kleinkind ideal. Wir kommen gerne wieder!
Visited June 2018
Written June 6, 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Sarah M
Sarah M
Vielen Dank für Ihre Bewertung, froh, dass Sie Ihren Aufenthalt genossen haben, würde mich freuen, Sie wiederzusehen.
Written June 22, 2018. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Faith631
Faith631
London, United Kingdom26 contributions
An impressive and spacious property with everything you need. Exceptionally clean, conveniently located near Dingle, with beautiful views and beaches nearby. The owners, Ray and Sarah were very welcoming and went out of their way to ensure we had a wonderful stay. The visitors book on site is also full of excellent reviews, it is impossible not to love this place. Totally recommend this accommodation.
Visited April 2018
Written May 4, 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Sarah M
Sarah M
Thank you very much for your lovely review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay.
Written May 5, 2018. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

MARMELB
MARMELB
Melbourne, Australia148 contributions
A week at this place allowed us to explor the Dingle Peninsula, and undertake one of our passions, hiking. We were fortunate to visit Great Blasket Island, climb Mt Eagle, and undertake several shorter walks near Anascaul and Clogher Head. All fabulous. We had gale force winds, some rain and some perfect days. To return to the house each night was a delight. Th owners are very friendly, and helpful, the provisions in the pantry were generous, and we highly recommend this place.
Visited September 2017
Written October 6, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Sarah M
Sarah M
Thank you for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay on the Dingle Peninsula
Written October 17, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Charle1234
Charle1234
2 contributions
Many thanks to Sarah & Ray for a wonderful stay! Accommodation was top class and will definitely return again. Location is perfect allowing us to explore the wonderful South West Kerry and Cork. But returning every evening to a peaceful and tranquil setting with what can only be described as probably the best views in the Area. Being Ireland there's no guarantee of sunshine which means choosing your accommodation is so important and on this occasion we struck gold! Tips! 1. Swim at Wine Strand 2. Slea Head Drive 3. Ring of Skellig/Valentia Island 4.Dingle Ahoy (Fish & Chips Van) 5. Inch Strand 6. Wheaten Bread (Ballyferriter) 7. Killarney National Park 8. Arapent Cathedral 9. Titanic Experience (Cork)
Visited September 2017
Written September 9, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Sarah M
Sarah M
Thank you for your lovely review, we were delighted to welcome you back to Oilean Rua this year and to see you again next year, God be willing! Hope you had a safe journey home and thanks again.
Written September 9, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Charle1234
Charle1234
2 contributions
I and my partner had an amazing stay with Oilean Rua. The owner gave us a warm welcome, they are very helpful and kind. The cottage is really lovely inside and out and the view outside is stunning. We had a great time visiting nearby places like Dingle and shops. It's nice visiting Dingle at 10:00 in the evening whilst the sky are still clear. We had a relax and peaceful holiday.
Visited June 2016 Travelled as a couple
Written November 9, 2016. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Sarah M
Sarah M
Thank you for a lovely review, very pleased you both enjoyed yourselves and your time in Dingle.
Written November 10, 2016. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Klaus J
Klaus J
1 contribution
Die Lage und die Ausstattung des Hauses war außergewöhnlich gut. Der Service und die Freundlichkeit der Vermieterin waren nicht zu übertreffen. Wir haben uns sehr wohlgefühlt! Vom Wohnzimmer aus hatten wir einen Ausblick auf eine Atlantikbucht und auf die schöne irische Berglandschaft.
Visited August 2016 Travelled as a couple
Written August 28, 2016. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Sarah M
Sarah M
Thank you Klaus for your review and we look forward to welcoming you both back in the near future
Written September 1, 2016. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Business Travel
Kettle
Business Travel
Microwave
Mountain Views
Ocean Views
Parking
Patio
Cable/satellite TV
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby
Cancellation Policy
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  • 50% refund* if you cancel at least 4 weeks before check-in
  • No refund available if you cancel thereafter

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Frequently Asked Questions about Oilean Rua

Oilean Rua is able to accommodate up to 3 guests. See all property details.

Oilean Rua has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Oilean Rua has one bedroom available. See all property details.

Stays at Oilean Rua must last at least 4 nights. See all property details.