2 Barr Neidin Kenmare - Kenmare Co. Kerry

Activity and Adventure | Wi-Fi | Open Fireplace


Located directly across from Kenmare Golf Club right in the heart of town, this lovely two bedroom home is the perfect place to enjoy your break in Kenmare.

So as to take advantage of the direct views across to the golf course, the living areas are upstairs and the bedrooms downstairs.  This is a really bright and light filled property with big windows. Despite this, it offers complete privacy.

The open plan first floor encompasses the fully equipped kitchen, dining area and sitting room. The kitchen has everything you will need during your stay including fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, oven, hob, toaster and kettle.  There is a guest toilet upstairs which also houses the washing machine and tumble dryer.

The dining table has seating for 6 people and the sitting room has both an open fire and TV. It has a comfy three seater cream leather sofa, a matching armchair and another armchair with footstool.  There is a little balcony with a two seater bistro set off the sitting room - a great place to watch the world go by.  There is a little desk and stool as well as a wall of books for you to enjoy during your stay. Wifi is available free of charge to our guests.

The two bedrooms are downstairs. The Master bedroom has a king sized bed and is ensuite with an electric shower over bath.  There is a heated towel rail for extra comfort. There is plenty of storage space. Double doors lead outside onto a little patio area with a two seater bistro set. Perfect to sit and enjoy reading a good book while basking in the morning sunshine.

The second bedroom is a twin room with two single beds, and it is also ensuite with an electric shower.

No cot or highchair provided.

There are only eight houses in this private little space and the grounds are beautifully landscaped with mature gardens and a lovely little path winding through. There is private parking for each house.

Kenmare town with its enviable selection of award-winning restaurants, pubs, shops and live music in less than a two minute stroll from Barr Neidin.

We look forward to welcoming you.


Kenmare is located on the Wild Atlantic Way and is known as the jewel in the Ring of Kerry. No wonder with its location between two of the most beautiful touring routes in Europe - the Ring of Kerry and the Ring of Beara. These make for very enjoyable day trips from Kenmare.

Kenmare is a designated Heritage Town of Ireland and the town offers a huge selection of places of historical interest to visit. Even strolling around the town is itself a pleasure with Kenmare having received awards from Entente Floral and the award for the Tidiest Town in Ireland in the year 2000.  Kenmare was recently awarded the accolade of Ireland's best kept town on the whole island of Ireland and deservedly so!

Killarney is a 40 minute drive and Cork City is just over an hour's drive. 


The town of Kenmare, noted for having the cleanest air in Europe, is a mecca for some of the finest restaurants in Ireland. You really will be spoilt for choice when it comes to dining out, from bar food to seafood and a range of other types of excellent restaurants to experience. The nightlife in Kenmare suits all ages and the hospitality with which you will be greeted is second to none. There is a great selection of pubs and late night bars to choose from with many featuring live music from traditional Irish to rock and modern styles.


Kenmare lies approximately 30 minutes drive from a host of sandy beaches and it has a very pretty harbour from where you can swim, fish or take a trip on a boat cruise.

Kenmare Bay Cruises
Hop aboard the 'Island Explorer' for a family friendly cruise on Kenmare Bay with both indoor and outdoor seating. Watch seals and sea birds in their natural habitat and enjoy spectacular scenery, castles and coastlines along the way. For full details and to book your cruise from Kenmare pier, go to www.kenmarebaycruises.com

Bike Hire

Bicycle hire is available from Finnegan's Bike Hire & Toy Shop in the centre of Kenmare   

Another option would be to get in touch with Sidetracked Kenmare. You have the option to rent an eBike and take a self guided tour or to take a guided tour and take in some of the Wild Atlantic Way’s most dramatic scenery.

Star Sailing & Adventure Centre

Star Activity and Adventure Centre is a purpose-built Activity Centre and Bar/Restaurant is fast becoming an essential part of a family holiday in Kenmare. The centre itself is situated on the shores of Kenmare Bay and surrounded by the Caha Mountains just a five minute drive from Kenmare Town Centre.  The activities on offer include kayaking, sailing, canoeing, sea kayaking, hillwalking, team games and a Wildlife Safari Cruise on Kenmare Bay. Also available are the children’s playground, American pedal boats, water trampoline and slide, archery range, soccer pitch with changing facilities and the family walking trail. OPEN SEASONALLY.  

Bonane Heritage Park

The Bonane Heritage Park provides visitors with an 1600 metre walk on gravel paths through 5000 years of history while enjoying some breathtaking scenery. Bonane Heritage Park is situated 10Km from Kenmare on the N71 and is open to visitors all year round.


Kenmare boasts two super golf courses.  The Ring of Kerry Golf Course is located two miles outside of the town and offers spectacular views of Kenmare Bay from the course itself and also its newly renovated Club House.  Dream Ireland guests may avail of special discounted green fees.

Kenmare Golf Club is located in Kenmare Town and follows the shores of Kenmare Bay Estuary.  


There are lots of great fishing spots to choose from around Kenmare including Clonee Lake, Kenmare Bay and the Black Valley.  Permits can be obtained locally.

Hill Walking

The Kerry Way and Beara Way walking routes are ideal for those with an interest in trekking or you could even join the annual summer hike to Ireland's highest mountain, Carrauntouhil.  The foothills of the famous MacGillycuddy Reeks are right on Kenmare's doorstep.

Pony Trekking

Pony Trekking is the ideal way to explore the hidden treasures of Kenmare and its hinterland.  Professional lessons are also available for beginners.

Other activities in the area include children’s playground, paddle boarding, kayaking and so much more…


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  • Linen Provided
  • Television
  • Cooker
  • Microwave
  • Shared Garden
  • Patio Furniture
  • Patio Area
  • Private Balcony
  • Towels Provided
  • Dishwasher
  • Open Fire
  • Non-Smoking
  • No pets allowed
  • 4 ring hob
  • Childrens playground close by
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Heating & Electricity an extra charge
  • Wi-Fi
  • No highchair available
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Fridge
  • Oven
  • Parking Available
  • No cot available
  • FREE wifi

2 Barr Neidin Kenmare

  • Property Type
    Semi-detached House
  • Sleeps
  • Bedrooms
    2 Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms
    2 Bathrooms
  • Dream Ireland Rating
    Cloud Rating

Jul, 2023

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5 out 5 rating

Traveled with :
With partner

Everything was very good

"We have had fine holidays in Ireland and have seen a lot of the wonderful country."

Michael B.

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