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Luxury Lakefront Cottage in Kerry

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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Caragh Lake, County Kerry
The ideal place to get away from it all!

Nestled amongst oak trees on a small private peninsula at Caragh Lake lies Acorn Cottage, a cosy three-bedroom lakefront hideaway with luxury interiors, open fire and all modern conveniences.

One of only two properties on Madam's Island, accessible via private causeway and ten minutes by car from Glenbeigh on the majestic Ring of Kerry, Acorn Cottage offers you the seclusion of a lakefront hideaway with easy access to all that Kerry has to offer.


Acorn Cottage, a luxury three-bedroom lakefront hideaway nestled amongst oak trees, is one of only two homes on Madam’s Island, a small private peninsula on Caragh Lake.

The living room overlooks the lake, and with an open fire, comfy sofa and original artwork, is the perfect place to rest and relax.

The dining area opens out onto a stone-clad...
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Listing #HL8459517
About the Owner
Jens B
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We are available by phone and email any time of day. If you’d like extra assistance with recommendations or suggestions - places to explore, things to do or restaurants to savour - just let us know. We can also arrange those little extras - a delicious hamper on arrival, in-house chefs to cook a delicious meal, expert yoga instructors or outdoor adventure courses. Prices for these services are supplied upon request. Extra accommodation for larger groups can also be arranged in our other nearby properties, all to similarly high standards and beautifully located. Feel free to enquire how we might be able to help.
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

The cottage was exactly as it is on the photos on the website ! It was quaint , peaceful and had lots of charm. The views across the lake were stunning - you could sit around the fire pit and watch the moon glisten on...More

Thank Tariq S
Management response:Responded 14 August 2017

Hi Tariq, Thank you so much for the lovely review. It was an absolute please to welcome you on Madam's Island and hopefully we'll have the chance to meet again. Safe travels and until next time. Warm regards from the lake. Jens & Michelle

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Acorn Cottage was everything it was said to be... and more! It was a luxurious but cozy cottage. The beds were very comfortable, the fireplace warm & welcoming during the rare chilly evening, and literally everything was provided. We were greeted upon arrival by Michelle...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 28 July 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words. It was lovely to host you at Acorn Cottage. Hopefully keep in touch and we'll start working on those roads soonest. :) All the best from the lake. Jens & Michelle.

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Reviewed 28 February 2017

The cottage is in the middle of the lake one of two, we were greeted by stunning views of the lake and Killarney national park, the cottage is quaint and upon arrival we were made feel so welcome Michelle greeted us and I quote," I...More

Thank Lar_Cooney
Management response:Responded 28 February 2017

Thanks for the fabulous review! Wonderful you enjoyed it so much. Hopefully we'll have the chance to host you again some time.

  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Shower
    1 King
    3 Twins
    1 Full
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 5 nights
18 Jun 2018 -
9 Sep 2018
Summer 2018
7 nights
10 Sep 2018 -
4 Nov 2018
Mid Season
5 nights
5 Nov 2018 -
16 Dec 2018
Mid Season
5 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: £223 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Forty minutes by car from Kerry Airport, twenty minutes from Killorglin - a bustling market town and a short drive from Rossbeigh - a beautiful Blue Flag beach, Salmon Cottage is the perfect base for your vacation in this fabulous part of the world.

- Swimming
- Boating
- Fishing
- Hiking
- Cycling

...these are all available, right on your doorstep.

You can also go golfing, canoeing, deep sea fishing, surfing, mountain climbing and much much more.

For food shopping, Killorglin is just twenty minutes away. With three supermarkets, four local butchers, a fishmongers, organic food shop and artisan bakery you can pretty much get everything you need to cook up a delicious meal back at the cottage.
Getting around
We recommend you hire a car or bring your own so you can explore the area at your leisure.

If of an evening you fancy a few pints in the local pubs there are plenty of good taxi services that can take you home.

If you're into cycling you can hire bikes in Killorglin where there's also a local cycling club that has regular outings around Caragh Lake.

For larger groups we can help organise transport to and from the airport and throughout your stay. Please enquire for further information.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Kerry Airport: 36.0 km
Railway: Killarney: 36.0 km
Ferry: Rosslare: 300.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.0 km.
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