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Cronin's Yard - Day Walks

Beaufort, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 662 4044
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We wanted to hike the highest peak in Ireland. The starting point is Cronin's yard. Wonderful... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sandy K
Carson City, Nevada, United States
via mobile
As usual...great stop.

Decent folks & decent prices...John and Esther are great hosts and its a pleasure to be a customer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We wanted to hike the highest peak in Ireland. The starting point is Cronin's yard. Wonderful welcoming folks in a setting with many hiking options. We had a flat tire just as we pulled into the yard. Charlie saw to it that the flat was...More

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decent folks & decent prices...John and Esther are great hosts and its a pleasure to be a customer there.

Thank Loo99car
Reviewed 30 December 2016

After a day climbing Irelands highest mountain Corrán Tuathail its great to return to the comfort of Cronins Yard Café for a cupán tae or even a few cups of it with some tasty scones or apple tart. A friendly welcome awaits you from John...More

Thank Gortrua
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Its an amazon facility to have safe, free, parking when hiking up Carrauntoohil. What makes it even better is knowing, as your wearily reach the end of a long hike, to know there is a fresh hot cup of tea waiting there for you. My...More

Thank Icanhasninja
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Great place to begin your hike up Carrountoohill the parking charge of 2 Euro is so reasonable and the family expect you to be honest and please pay in the shop/cafe They also offer showers at a very reasonable charge This place makes your hike...More

Reviewed 19 September 2016

A recipe for a little slice of heaven - Take one stunning location, add in a Mountain Cottage which has been fantastically renovated, mix in everything you might need in your home away from home, including a drying room for those ‘soft’ Kerry Days, sprinkle...More

Thank DublinSkerries
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Took a diversion on way to Gap of Dunloe Great place for a coffee and snack. Hope to visit again and tackle Carrauntoohil.

Thank Glyn W
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed lunchtime snack here. Great spot if you get the weather and very cozy inside if its not

Thank Conor O
Reviewed 5 August 2016

If your looking for gold in the Hills of Kerry you'll find a large nugget at Cronins Yard. This is the ideal place to start and finish your walk of Carrauntoohill. The cafe is well positioned at the foot of the hills with ample parking...More

1  Thank Fergus M
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Great base if your want to climb in the Reeks,there is plenty of camping spaces & also pods,or a beautiful cottage,the pods are located were you pitch your tent,they are really roomy & big enough to fit air beds in to,there is also bbq area...More

1  Thank MILLER1969
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Rates for pods,cabins and guides
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Response from FMURTAGH | Reviewed this property |
Don't know anything about the pods or cabins we stayed in Carrountoohill b@b which I highly recommend its available on AIRB@B use guides if you not a competent hill walker as Carrountoohill is not an easy climb