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The Old Monastery ,Cahersiveen ,Co. Kerry

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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
7 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 16
Cahersiveen, County Kerry
The old Monastery is an old Christian Brothers period home which was taken into private ownership in the 1990s after more than 100 years of home for the religious order. It was originally built as a merchants home and today it still retains its old charm and elegance throughout with beautiful wooden floors and stained glass windows. This is a charming Victorian residence situated in three quarter of an acre of secluded gardens, right in the centre of the beautiful town of Cahersiveen at the foot of Beentee Mountain and overlooking the Fertha River as it enters the sea. It offers spacious and very comfortable accommodation in complete privacy for special groups, family reunions, walkers, cyclists golfers or anyone interested in exploring the beauty outdoors.
The area offers breathtaking scenery, with some of Ireland's most dramatic m...
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Listing #HL5625954
About the Owner
susan o
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2015
Interaction with guests
I will be staying in the house while you are there and will be working in the town, I will always be around to assist you with whatever you need but of course will leave you in peace if that is what you want.
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

What a weekend !!! we hired the Old Monastery for a long weekend for a family get together ....it was the most perfect house for catching up with each other...The adults spent a lot of the weekend sitting in the amazing kitchen beside the AGA...More

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (2)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 6:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    2 Half baths
    2 Showers
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
The area offers breathtaking scenery, with some of Ireland's most dramatic mountains, magnificent seascapes, and miles of unspoilt countryside to explore. History is evident everywhere with many fascinating sites to discover: there are prehistoric burial grounds and standing stones, round towers and high crosses of medieval monks, and many ancient castles, all reminders of the region's long occupation. There is a wealth of activities, from walking, cycling and climbing, to riding, tennis, and golf at the Dooks or at Waterville's 18-hole championship links (9 miles). There are lots of angling possibilities from sea trout and wild salmon to shark fishing. The coast itself offers plenty of water sports, including wind-surfing and water-skiing, as well as deep sea angling, diving... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Kerry: 62.0 km
Railway: Killarney train station: 56.0 km
Ferry: Cork: 136.0 km
The house is situated on the Wild Atlantic Way, Ring of Kerry and Skellig Ring!

You can fly to Shannon airport about 3 hours away or Cork airport about 2 hours away. Dublin airport is about 5 hours away. Rosslare Harbour is about 5 hours away. The roads are now excellent and very easy for driving. In the midsummer the Ring of Kerry tends to get very busy. There is also a bus from Killarney train station but timetable should be checked.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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