2 Bedroom Apartment in Ireland, Kerry, Castlecove/Caherdaniel

Castlecove/Caherdaniel, Kerry, Ireland, Europe
Westcove Farmhouse
2 Bedroom Apartment in Ireland, Kerry, Castlecove/Caherdaniel
View from Bedroom window Apartment Bedroom Harbour View from Bedroom Westcove entrance
Guest Courtyard Garden
 
One-Off Feature
With its lovely location on the Ring of Kerry overlooking Westcove Harbour and the sea, Westcove Farmhouse is a unique “get away from it all” hideaway for two. Situated between Caherdaniel and Castlecove, Westcove Farmhouse’s tranquil setting offers guests the perfect place to relax or from which to explore this most beautiful and interesting part of Ireland.
General Info
Ideal for two people, (with a second bedroom available on request), Westcove apartment offers a wonderful blend of charm and luxury with magical views from every window. On the first floor of a new wing adjoining the owner’s old stone farmhouse and small bakery, it has its own private entrance, walled courtyard and parking area and is beautifully furnished and finished throughout.
The Area Surrounding The Property / Accommodation
Guests can do as much or as little as they want – for walkers, the Kerry Way and magnificent beaches are minutes away. Those interested in fishing are spoilt for choice with both freshwater lake and sea fishing available. An excellent water sports centre is located in Derrynane 10 minutes away and for those who fancy a hack on the beach there is an equestrian centre in Caherdaniel. Excellent golf courses are nearby in either direction. Nature lovers will delight in the abundant bird life at Westcove, the colony of seals in the harbour, nature walks in Derrynane and the highly recommended day boat trip to the Skellig Islands. Day outings can be made to Killarney National Park, the scenic Ring of Kerry, Dingle Peninsula and Valentia Island.
Getting There & Local Amenities

Getting There:
Directions From Kerry Airport drive through Killarney and on to the Muckross Road, thence through the National Park to the top of Molls Gap. Turn right to Sneem and on through Castlecove. After one mile you will see an approach sign on the left Westcove Bakery and Crafts. Turn left up a small lane and Westcove Farmhouse is visible to the right. From Cork take the N22 Killarney Road and follow it until about 10 miles short of Killarney where you turn left for Kenmare. Then follow the signs to Waterville. Ten miles after going through the pretty village of Sneem you reach Castlecove. Then directions as above from Kerry Airport. Note: A car is essential here as there is no public transport.

Nearest Airport:
Kerry or Cork 1 hour/2 Hours

Nearest Train Station:
Killarney 1 Hour

Nearest Bus Stop:
Castlecove 2 miles

Nearest Ferry:
Rosslare or Cork 5 Hours/3 Hours

Nearest Restaurant:
Caherdaniel

Nearest Beach:
5 Minutes

Nearest Shop:
5 Minutes Castlecove

Nearest Market:
5 Minutes Caherdaniel

Car Hire:
Essential

Accommodation Details

Interior Details
Steps from the private courtyard garden into a well equipped sunny kitchen and dining room with two seater sofa, sloping beamed ceiling hung with pots and pans. Through a hallway to a large bathroom with separate power shower, corner bath, old-style washstand and wc. A feature is the unique floor - a blend of wood,slate and local sea stones. Large carpeted king size double / twin bedroom with stunning harbour views, sloping beamed ceiling, padded window seat, double futon, television, video and DVD, CD player, hair drier. A library of books and DVDs are available for guests' use. The second bedroom (not accessible directly from the apartment) is located on the ground floor through the courtyard gate. It comprises a king-size bed, polished wooden floors, luxurious en suite power shower, wash hand basin and wc. Windows overlook guests’ private courtyard and rolling fields.

Exterior Detailss
Private walled courtyard with patio furniture, barbeque, flowering plants and herbs. Gates leading to second bedroom and private parking area.

Further Details
Small bakery and arts & crafts shop on premises During the summer - May to October there is a tea garden serving teas/coffees, fresh products from the bakery and light lunches.

Conditions of Rental
Fresh brown bread, home made jam, tea/coffee and a fridge stocked with milk and butter are there to welcome you. Towels included. No extra charges for electricity or gas or central heating. No facility to accept Credit Cards. Sorry - short Breaks not available in July/August.

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Price: From £38.37 per night
One Off Places rating: 6 reviews (6 reviews)
Property Info
Accommodation Type
Apartment
Property Setting
  • Mountainous
  • Riverside / Waterfront
  • Village / Rural
Holiday Type
  • Relaxing
  • Family
  • Sports & activity
Exterior Facilities
Garden
Interior Facilities
  • DVD player
  • Internet Access
  • Linen provided
  • Television
Activities
  • Beach within 30km
  • Beach within walking distance
  • Birdwatching
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf within 30km
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Watersports
Bedrooms
2
Conditions
  • Babysitting available
  • Child Friendly
  • Ideal for honeymoons
  • Pet Friendly
  • Sea View
  • Short breaks available
Guests
4
Catering
self-catering
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