This is a truly luxurious duplex set in the heart of Kenmare town. It has it's own private remote controlled gate and off street parking for one car. The moment you enter this beautiful property you get a welcoming sense of light and space. Downstairs are three bedrooms and the living space is all upstairs. The kitchen is modern and spacious and is equipped with everything you could think of and more than ample storage space. The whole first floor is open plan and the most striking feature is the stunning electric fireplace with the backdrop of a floor to ceiling original painting. There is a television with satellite tv, dvd player and stereo in the sitting room.
Downstairs there is a master double bedroom with ensuite bathroom and separate dressing room, a second double bedroom with ensuite bathroom and a guest bedroom which doubles as a second sitting room with pull out double couch (this also has an ensuite bathroom).
The utility area features the washing machine and tumble dryer.
There is a private courtyard which doubles as a car parking area inside the electric gates and there is another small private patio leading off the master bedroom.
While staying in Rock Street you will be entitled to use the brand new and exclusive 25 meter lap pool at the Park Hotel Kenmare. View www.parkkenmare.com for information on all the Hotel facilities and services.
This property is not really suited to families with very young children due to the many valuable fittings and fixtures and the open stairs.
Bookings of minimum one week only will be accepted at this special property. Please note that electricity is included in the rental price of the property.
Enjoy the following:
- King and a Twin En Suite Bedrooms
- Study/Bedroom En Suite
- Open plan Sitting/Dining/Kitchen
- Floris Toiletries
- 100% Goose down Pillows
- Rivolta Carmignani Linens
- De Witte Lietaer Towelling
- Adaptors and transformers available on request
The Town House Facilities:
- Off Street parking with electric gates
- Hall with toilet
- Utility room with washing and drying machines
- Oak Open Thread stairs leading to upstairs
- Open plan sitting/dining area
- TV, DVD Audio system
- First floor terrace with views of Kenmare
- Fully fitted kitchen with cookers, hob, microwave, toaster, kettle etc
- Dining Table for 6 people
- Oversized roof and wall windows that fills the space with natural light
- Mezzanine library overlooking Study
- Master Bedroom with Spacious Bathroom and Private Stone Garden
- Twin Bedroom en-suite
- Study with en-suite that can be converted to third bedroom
- Full use of the hotels swimming pool, Cinema, Dining Room, Tennis and Treatments at SÁMAS as a resident guest
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 the "Seafari Cruise" to view the wildlife in the area, visit
Star Sailing & Adventure Centre
This 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 on offer are the children’s playground, American pedal boats, water trampoline and slide, archery range, soccer pitch with changing facilities and the family walking trail. Star Sailing and Adventure Centre, Dauros, Kenmare, Co. Kerry 064 66 41222.
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 Parkis 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 Courseis 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.
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.
Kenmare and its vicinity offers some incredible dive spots and wrecks. You may even be lucky enough to come across a dolphin or two. Try-dives are available for beginners and advanced dives for the more experienced. For more information visit Kenmare Bay Diving.
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 quad biking, pet farms, craft workshops and bicycle hire.
Kenmare is known as the jewel in the Ring of Kerry and 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!
There is a Playground in Kenmare. This is a 5 minute walk from the Town Centre.
Killarney is a 40 minute drive and Cork City is just over an hour's drive.
DINING & NIGHTLIFE
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.