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  • View of Pier Cottage from Westcove House terrace
    View of Pier Cottage from Westcove House terrace
    View of Pier Cottage from Westcove House terrace
    Close-up of Pier Cottage with gust gazing out to sea
    Aerial view of Pier Cottage and  'the Pier'
    View of Cottage with little beach in view
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Pier Cottage in Castlecove on the famous Ring of Kerry, is actually a pair of restored, old stone coastguard cottages overlooking its own private shingle beach with panoramic views over the beautiful Kenmare estuary. It can be rented throughout the year as two separate units or one interconnecting cottage. This listing is for East End which sleeps up to 4 guests in one double and one twin room. (See separate listing for the larger West End 'Home ID 77717' sleeping 7 in three bedrooms)

    Pier Cottage is on the waters' edge and really immerses you in the wild natural beauty of Kerry. It is an ideal location for all types of outdoor activities from hill walking and cycling to golf and fishing. It is also perfect for a quiet secluded break as you can swim, row or shrimp just b...
  • Amenities & details
    • Boat Available
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Garden
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL113560 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Kerry (1.5 hours drive): 60.0 km
    Railway: Killarney: 45.0 km
    Ferry: Cork: 130.0 km
    How to get to Westcove
    (There is no public transport, so a car is essential)

    By Air
    The nearest airport is ‘Kerry’, 20 minutes north of Killarney and 1½ hours drive from Westcove House. Ryanair fly there daily from Stansted Airport and there are also direct flights to Kerry Airport from Manchester and Luton. Cork Airport is further away, but with faster roads, driving time to the cottage is only about 2 ¼ hours. Many airlines offer flights to Cork, not only from London but from other airports in the UK and Europe (Shannon Airport is a good 3¼ hours drive away – further than it looks)

    BY SEA: There is a choice of sailings from the South West of England to Rosslare, on the south-eastern tip of Ireland:- a) Stenaline – operate two daily 3½ hour crossings (all year) and two daily 1¾ hour...
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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English first
Amarillo, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 August 2011 for a stay in March 2011

This is an ideal self catering cottage off the beaten path. The location is a rural and rustic getaway from urban hustle. It is an easy hike or drive to some of the most scenic and rugged areas of southwestern Ireland. The cottage had everything that was necessary to provide comfort and the ocean views are great. Catherine arranged breakfast... more

Sandra P
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 28 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014
Google Translation

Ein ganz besonderer Plätzchen, wir sind dankbar, dass wir dort sein durften. Das Cottage ist sehr gemütlich eingerichtet, hat einen... more

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Speaks English
Listed since : Jan 2008
Response Rate: 60 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
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