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Self- Catering House- Ballinskelligs - Ring of Kerry - Skellig Michael STAR WARS

Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Ballinskelligs, County Kerry
All modern conveniences and comfortable furnishings:
Cosy and traditional 3 bedrooms with stove and open plan living/dining area with all sea/mountain views. Secure enclosed garden, sitting out patio area, private and spacious off road parking.

Ground Floor: lounge/diner (stove), Dining table with chairs and baby- high chair, kitchen, separate family room c/w (open fire), games room (pool table,cards, board games, tennis rackets,fishing equipment), WC room & shower, utility room. TV, video, radio, microwave, dishwasher, washer-machine, dryer,

First Floor: Bedroom - 1 x double bed + 1 single bed + baby cot, Bedroom - 1 x double bed , Bedroom - 2 x twin beds. WC room shower & bath. Electric Heating by meter. Clean bed linen and towels included.

Sorry no pets.

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Listing #HL9334610
About the Owner
Aidan W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2018
Interaction with guests
Experienced and helpful caretaker (lives nearby) who is very flexible and will meet and greet you at the house. Owner happy to advise you about travel, routing, fishing, the area, things to do .. whatever you want or need. Electricity on meter. Caretaker reads electricity meter on arrival and again when checking out .. for electricity usage payment.
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Like many other visitors my family has stayed at this wonderful house on more than one occasion - in our case I believe ten or so times.... While we are a well travelled family visiting all four corners of the world (from city breaks to...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Volcano2013, VR Owner at Self- Catering House- Ballinskelligs - Ring of Kerry - Skellig Michael STAR WARS, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thanks for your your review and for coming back so often to 'Suan' over the years, to Ballinskelligs and Kerry .. yes you've been here at least 10 times which includes two visits in some years. Thanks for always looking after the house so well...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018

House is lovely spacious with all amenities you require just like home. The views from the house are just a once in a life-time especially when the sun starts to go down as we sat out with our wine looking out from the house at...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank karen30001
Volcano2013, VR Owner at Self- Catering House- Ballinskelligs - Ring of Kerry - Skellig Michael STAR WARS, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thanks for the nice review .. yes we like the quietness too .. consider ourselves lucky to have such a helpful and flexible caretaker in Eileen .. nothing any trouble. Glad you liked made use of fishing gear .. just to let you know I've...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Suan is based in the lovely village of Ballinskelligs. It is only a short walk away from a lovely beach and there are fantastic walks and views from the cottage. The cottage is very well equipped and has everything you would need for a perfect...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Annmacl
Volcano2013, VR Owner at Self- Catering House- Ballinskelligs - Ring of Kerry - Skellig Michael STAR WARS, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thankyou for your kind comments. We are so happy to have had you every year since 2005 and look forward to seeing you again this September. If you need anything let us know. Kind regards Owner

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Sorry no pets allowed.
Only persons confirmed at time of booking allowed to stay in house.
Parties not allowed.
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    4 Twins
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
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About the neighbourhood
Peaceful, spacious, bright and airy house ... spectacular sea and mountain views just 15 minute walk / 2 minute drive to the popular seaside destination of Ballinskelligs, with it’s spectacular blue flag beach.

If you are a STAR WARS fan you can take an unforgettable boat trip to visit the Skellig Michael (UNESCO World Heritage Site) leaving from the Ballinskelligs Pier (5 minute drive). This Skellig island was instrumental in the 'Force Awakens' and is set to play a large part in the 'Last Jedi' movie.

Local activities include horse riding, mountain walks, angling and shore fishing. Closeby a local Shop, Pub & Restaurant only 2 minutes drive away all located beside Ballinskelligs beach with Irish Traditional Music in the Summer season.
Getting around
While best to have your own transport to explore, public transport is also available.
Checkout the Ballinskelligs site (click on link below) which gives public transport details and lots of information about the area. //www.visitballinskelligs.ie
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Kerry Airport : 80.0 km
Railway: Killarney Train Station: 80.0 km
Ferry: Ringaskiddy: 180.0 km

Farranfore (Kerry), 1 hour 20 mins. - drive.
Cork, 2 hour 30 mins. - drive.
Shannon, 2 hour 50 mins. - drive.
Dublin, 4 hour 30 mins. - drive.


Best route by car is first to Killorglin and then follow Ring of Kerry route:
Take N70 to Caherciveen passing through Caherciveen.
After 4 mile on N70 to Waterville take right hand turn on the R566 to Ballinskelligs, and head a further 6 miles passing Cable O'Leary's pub & hotel (left hand side) taking the next right hand turn following the Skellig Ring (brown coloured signs).
At the top of the hill (1/4 mile) take the left hand turn and after 200 yds follow the road which veers to right (passing old school on left followi...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km.
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