OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit

Kerford Cottages - 2 Kerford Cottages

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Pay with confidence

Your booking will be backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee when you complete your reservation online and finalise payment on HomeAway.

Learn more


Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights


2 Kerford Cottages

2, Kerford Cottage has lounge with traditional open fireplace with a multi fuel stove, satellite tv, panoramic views of Kenmare Bay. Kitchen/dining area with microwave, washer/drier, electric oven and hob, fridge etc. 2 bedrooms, l double, 1 twin, both fully furnished. Bathroom with bath and power shower over, wash hand basin and W.C. Wi-Fi available to guests. Smoking only allowed outside of the cottage.

We guarantee you won't be disappointed staying in this beautiful area!

About the property

Kerford Cottages

Our cottages are on the South Western part of the Wild Atlantic Way, Kerry has been selected as the first Gold-Tier Dark Sky Reserve in the northern hemisphere - brilliant for star gazers!

If you are looking for the perfect get away then we are probably what you are looking for. Our cottages are out of town so you are guaranteed peace and tranquility whilst breathing in the spectacular views from inside or outside.

Kerford Cottages offer a very high standard of comfort and convenience, privately owned and run by the owners giving all guests a truly personal service . Lounge with traditional style fireplace and multi fuel stove, colour television with satellite, spectacular views overlooking Kenmare Bay and surrounding countryside. Kitchen/dining area with electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine/tumble drier, iron and hair dryer. Bathroom fitted with electric power shower, wash handbasin and W.C.

Outside is a decking area to sit, relax and take in the breath taking views of Kenmare Bay and surrounding Mountains, or on an evening sit out here and enjoy a barbeque!

Bedlinen and towels included. Wi-Fi available.

Please note: Smoking is only permitted outside of the cottage.

Neither of our cottages are wheelchair friendly or suitable for people with limited mobility.

If both of our Cottages are booked for the dates you need please take a look at Property Id 6903260 which we manage for another owner - it is a little further along the road on the Beara Peninsula and is a detached property in its own grounds.

Water Sports: A new watersports centre, pub and restaurant ils situated half mile from the cottage - canoeing, kayaking, hill walking etc.

More Details

Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 February, 2017

Available Rentals


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(31 traveller reviews)


A perfect place

  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the area. The cottage was in a beautiful setting, very well appointed and immaculate and fully met our expectations. There was plenty to see and explore in this part of Kerry and we had some great walks as well as visiting historic sites. Kerford Cottage provides a great base for exploring the Ring of Beara and the Ring of Kerry and the local town of Kenmare offered a good mix of shops and places to eat out. Our hosts were very welcoming and helpful and we hope to return at some future date.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Super cottage

  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

An excellent cottage, with views to die for. It was very clean and compact and well equipped, actually better than it looked on the website. Margaret, the owner was very helpful and was next door should problems arise. I would not hesitate to recommend this property and hope to return some time in the future. The cottage is right on the ring of Beara and we thought it was more scenic than the ring of Kerry, plus you had the roads to yourself. If you love seafood, as we do, Star seafoods, 5 minutes down the road, sells the freshest and cheapest fresh fish we've had in a long time. Overall a great stay, thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Very comfortable and homely

  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

I was met by the owners (Margaret) and was welcomed.I must add that this was earlier than the normal check in times which made the journey a lot pleasurable. Margaret saw that I was tired after a long journey so she quickly ran through all the details of the property , all of which were in a folder for me to read later . Settling in was easy as the property was very comfortable and straight forward. All the facilities were brilliant especially the lovely shower. We had a great stay at the property which is in a beautiful area of Ireland.I never saw Margaret until my last day although she wasn't far away if I needed something. Having explained that I had to leave early the next day she said that was ok and explained the arrangements for leaving the key to the property.

I would definitely recommend this area and property to friends and family. Thanks Margaret.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


  • 5 of 5

The location is so beautiful,verry clean,super view to the see.

The costumer service was ok.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Kerford Cottage No. 2

  • 4 of 5

Kerford cottage is a nice place to explore the southwest landscape of Ireland. It was very clean and we enjoyed our stay, but the WiFi-access wasn't so good. There's only one room - the living room - where we could use the eithernet. Maybe the router is in the main house an it's to far away for the cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Anonymous, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I'm sorry to hear you thought the wi-fi was disappointing but I'm afraid there is nothing we can do about this - the router is in your cottage above the lounge ceiling but as I explain to all our guests our signal is picked up from the Mast from over the Bay - now usually this will be good enough for both cottages and ourselves to use but in peak times - i.e. July/August it does struggle - but we DO get a service and it is offered to our guests free of charge. I do not think, living in rural Ireland we will ever be in a position to offer super-fast broadband!! The compensation to this of course is the beauty of this area that we live in! Kindest regards, Margaret
Did you find this review helpful?
4 0

Great "summer" holidays

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a peaceful and silent spot to relax, you best choose this one.

Here you will find a nice and lovely place to stay in the heart of coastal Kerry.

Situated a few km outside of Kenmare a bit uphill with a nice view over Kenmare bay. In the village itself you should find everything needed for daily routine - pubs, various stores (such as Aldi, LIDL, SuperValu), souvenir shops, ...

The cottage is tastefully furnished, nothing is missing and all in best order.

We stayed for 12 nights and had time enough to explore the fantastic landscape from Mizen Head up to the Dingle Peninsula.

Contact in the preparation of our stay at Kerford Cottage (booking, directions, etc.) with the kind and helpful owner was no problem.

For this location we dont't hestitate to express an explicit recommendation.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0




Accommodation and facilities for 2 Kerford Cottagesin County Kerry in Europe

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Thermos Flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
  • 1 double, 1 twin
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Wood Decking
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Bed linen and towels included, wi-fi included.. Smoking is only permissible outside the cottage.

Partner Offers

Partner Offers

Portable wifi hotspot