Welcome to Dan’s Cottage

Dan’s Cottage is a modern cottage built in the traditional style in peaceful setting. It has an excellent location on the grounds of Kenmare House (www.kenmarehousebandb.com).

  • Kenmare Town Centre is only a 6 minute walk on footpath with streetlights.
  • Casey’s Restaurant & Pub, Kenmare Bay Hotel with Leisure Centre and swimming pool are just 300 meters away.
  • Spacious and luxurious bedroom with King size four-poster bed, en-suite with bathtub and shower.
  • TV and DVD, radio and CD player, washing machine and dryer, wood burning stove and oil-fired central heating are all included.
  • Private parking.
  • Electricity and oil are extra.

Kenmare is the perfect base for touring The Ring of Kerry, The Ring of Beara, West and Mid Cork, Killarney National Park, Gleninchaquin Park, the Skellig Islands. Kenmare’s Heritage & Lace Centre, Bonane Heritage Park, Seafari Eco Cruise and Kissane Sheep Farm. Hill walking, golf, horse riding, fishing and watersports are all available nearby.


From Kenmare Town Centre take N70, the road for Sneem and Waterville. Kenmare House is situated 400 metres on the right hand side. The Cottage is next to Kenmare House.
GPS; W 9˚ 35’46.47 N 51˚ 53’00.24



Golfing .

Kerry has an unsurpassed reputation as a world class golfing destination.Golfing visitors can enjoy spectacular coastal and mountain scenery while playing the variety of courses available.

Kenmare Golf Club. Kenmare.    www.kenmaregolfclub.com

Ring of Kerry Golf Club .Templenoe, Kenmare.   www.ringofkerrygolf.com


Salmon and trout fishing locally .Fish on Blackwater River, Sheen river or Kenmare river .Information on permits, tackle and gear. John O Hare.   064 6641499.


Kerry is a splendid county for walking, replete with every physical feature we might expect to find in Ireland, mountain, lake, river, farmland, parkland, bog and sea.

Sample Walks. ;    Kenmare Town Centre ,Reenagross Park.

Stone Circle, Kenmare Pier.

Gleninchaquin  Park.

Blackwater River  Walk.

Bonane   Heritage  Park.

Killarney   National   Park.

Gap  of  Dunloe.

See Kenmare Walking Club   at www.kenmarewalking.com   and see a list of guided walk that take  place at the weekends.

Horse Riding

With sandy beaches, forest trails and tracks, Kerry is a wonderful place to ride. Both indoor and outdoor arenas are available ans are the training grounds for riders of all ages and abilities.

Blackwater  Stable , Blackwater ,Kenmare

Eclipse Riding Centre.Blackwater  ,Kenmare . www.eclipseireland.com

Dromquinna Stables .Reen , Kenmare

Seafari Eco-Cruise.

Seafari  , Ireland’s premier Eco-nature ,history and seal watching cruise. www.seafariireland.com


The raw natural beauty, rugged mountains ,lush hill and wild coastline make the Kerry region a dream destination  for cyclists. Bikes can be hired from Finnegans Bike Shop Kenmare.

Other Activities: Water Sports, Hill Walking, Archery, Pitch-n-put, Tennis, Crazy Golf, Banana Boat, Sailing

The Kerry area provide some of the best facilities for adventure and water based activities.

Star Sailing and Adventure Centre
Star Outdoors provide an ideal location to sail ,kayak ,canoe and fish.

Other activities include orienteering, hillwalking, raft building, war games, banana boat, crazy golf, sailing and much more. www.staroutdoors.ie

Faungort Activity Centre.
Located 2km from the town of Kenmare.  Activities include Archery , Yoga, Tennis, Crazy Golf.

Children’s playground, camping also on site.