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Westcove Estate sleeping 10 - 26 in 2-3 houses on the Ring of Kerry coast

Overview
Holiday Rental House -
15 Bedrooms , 11 Bathrooms , Sleeps 26
Caherdaniel, County Kerry
The Estate consists of three unique period properties, full of character set in the same grounds overlooking the beautiful Kenmare estuary in Co. Kerry. Georgian Westcove House comfortably sleeps 10, with 5 bath/shower rooms, the converted 'Stables' sleeps 11 with 4 bath/shower rooms and wonderfully restored Garden Cottage sleeps 5 with 2 shower rooms. Together these 3 properties are ideal for reunions, small weddings, birthdays, anniversaries etc. The dining room in Westcove House itself, with panoramic sea views, comfortably seats 18 (maximum 26) and various delicious in house catering options can be provided. We can now seat up to 55 guests in the games/function room for celebration meals.Live music/dancing can also be arranged in this large spacious room which is in The Stables building but is also accessible from the outs... Read more
Listing #HL101501
About the Owner
Susannah Adlington , J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2008
Interaction with guests
When we receive the balance of your rental, and confirmation of where you will be driving from, we will send information including the following:- Exact directions to the cottage and instructions for entering the property. Useful information about shopping etc en route. Contact details for Katherine Casey, our local manager. Katherine will come to welcome you soon after you arrive. She and her husband, Michael (who maintains the properties, is an expert on local fishing), - live only five minutes away, and will be on hand to ensure your stay, in this fascinating part of Ireland lives up to your expectations!
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

We stayed here for 1 week with extended family and friends. We had more than enough room for our group of 12 but enjoyed the luxury of the extra space. The terrace of the main house overlooks the cove and bay. That was my favorite...More

Thank planethort
Management response:Responded 27 June 2018

What a lovely review!..You certainly packed a lot into your stay, and thanks for mentioning so many aspects of it....still much more to see and do in this special area, so we look forward to welcoming you to Westcove again soon!

Reviewed 17 October 2016

I stayed at Westcove House including the stables and garden cottage with a group of 16 artists for 10 days. The views from the property are beautiful and ever changing and I could imagine never getting tired of them. The house itself is very comfortable...More

Thank Kate B
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

We had 16 people in three of the buildings on the property. We all had private accommodations and plenty of room for gathering in each. The main house was a delightful gathering place for all and for our group meals. The food prepared by Katherine...More

Thank purplehazeCapeCod
Management response:Responded 14 October 2016

Thanks so much for your kind remarks about your stay at our Westcove properties...so glad you were lucky with the weather and we all look forward to seeing some of your images of our beautiful surrounding area!

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(3)
  • Dining Seats (25)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (26)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shower Rooms (4)
  • Single Beds:(18)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please read the owner's cancellation policy carefully. A damages deposit of between €500 and €1000 may be required (payable by cash on arrival) for large celebrations of any kind...
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Bathrooms
    3 Full baths
    4 Showers
    4 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    3 Cribs
    18 Twins
    4 Fulls
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please Note: A 25% deposit is required to secure the booking - (only 10% when booking more than a year ahead, the remaining 15%of deposit payable in January of the year of the letting )... The balance is payable 6 weeks before arrival. Payment can be made by direct transfer (bank details supplied on request),Visa or Mastercard - card details taken over the phone - or PayPal.
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About the neighbourhood
Local activities include:
A variety of boat trips for fishing or sightseeing
Horse riding for all ages and abilities on nearby Derrynane Dunes
Walks range from gentle strolls along the many sandy beaches (many of which are excellent for swimming) to more serious hikes over craggy hills.
Fishing: Salmon, trout and sea fishing can be arranged locally and guests can enjoy shrimping and rock fishing just below the house
- Watersports Centre at Derrynane beach, five miles away - sailing, water-skiing, canoeing, and windsurfing ...all ages catered for...
Six golf courses within one hour's drive, including the Championship course at Waterville which is only 20 minutes away
Eating Out: There are several excellent and varied restaurants around
Getting around
There is no public transport in the area...the nearest train station is in Killarney - over one hour's drive away. Although there are taxis/minicabs..even private buses locally, happy to arrange tours for our visitors, we strongly recommend that you hire a self-drive car/cars at the airport for the duration of your stay, as there is so much to explore in this fascinating area.....details on our website and in folders on arrival
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Kerry: 60.0 km
Railway: Killarney: 45.0 km
Ferry: Cork/Rosslare: 130.0 km
BY AIR: From London you can fly to CORK (Aer Lingus or Ryan Air) KERRY (Ryan Air from Stansted, Luton and Manchester) and hire a car. Several other UK airports also offer flights to Cork.
BY SEA: There is a choice of sailings from the South West of England to Rosslare, on the south-eastern tip of Ireland:-STENALINE operate two daily 3½ hour crossings (all year) and two daily 1¾ hour high speed sailings (March -September) from Fishguard. IRISH FERRIES also operate twice daily crossings to Rosslare from Pembroke, which take 4 hours, but the driving time from London takes half an hour less than to Fishguard, (&their cabins are much more comfortable!)There is no public transport, so a car is essential.
DIRECTIONS to Westcove House: From Sneem, follow the road straight through Castlecove f...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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