Our cottages & Lodges

An inviting escape awaits you at Glencar Cottages & Lodges

Maggie's Cottage

Maggie’s luxurious cottage is situated in the splendid isolation of Seefin mountain. This idyllic rural setting is within easy reach of some of the world’s iconic golf courses, beaches and overlooking one of Europe’s cleanest lakes. The cottage is on the Kerry Way walking route near the Barna Gap, a much travelled route by worldwide visitors.

Address of property:
Gortdirragh, Glencar, Co. Kerry, V93 R5X7.

Price:
€250 per night excluding Airbnb service and cleaning fee.

Facilities

  • Two bedrooms including king size beds.
  • One ensuite bathroom with a bath, one further bathroom with shower
  • Well equipped kitchen with fridge freezer, oven, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine
  • TV
  • Electric fire
  • Outside area with patio
  • Linen and towels provided
  • High chair and cot available on request
  • First Aid Kit
  • Fire extinguisher
  • WiFi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Parking

Highland Lodge
and Apartment

Highland Lodge and apartment are located in the beautiful valley of Glencar, in the heart of the Reeks District. With spectacular views of Caragh Lake and the McGillycuddy Reeks, Glencar is located in the only Gold Tier Dark Sky area in the Northern Hemisphere.

One American writer says of the area: “My journey took me over the mountains through Glencar, which I here and now declare to be the most magnificent scenery on the face of God’s earth.” From the Irish Echo New York.

The single let Highland Lodge and apartment are luxurious stone clad new build in a setting of incredible natural beauty, with lakes, rivers, rugged mountains, woodlands and wild bog-lands. Relax and enjoy the leisurely pace of life that is rural Ireland at its scenic best. Take a panoramic drive around Caragh Lake, enjoy a stroll on the river bank near Blackstone’s Bridge in Lickeen Wood, or watch the salmon jump in the River beneath you, a veritable Heaven on Earth!

 

Address of property: 

Gortnagan Beg, Glencar, Co. Kerry, V93 W2YK

Price:
€500 per night excluding Airbnb service and cleaning fee.

 

Facilities

In Highland Lodge:

  • Two bedrooms including king size beds. Master bedroom upstairs and other bedroom downstairs.
  • One private bathroom upstairs and one further bathroom downstairs, both with showers.

In the Apartment: 

  • One bedroom including a king size bed.
  • One private bathroom with a shower.

In Both: 

  • Well equipped kitchen with fridge freezer, oven, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine
  • TV
  • Electric fire
  • Outside area with patio
  • Linen and towels 
  • High chair and cot available on request
  • First Aid Kit
  • Fire extinguisher
  • WiFi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Car Parking

Ellie's Cottage

Located at the foot of the Windy Gap, Ellies Cottage boasts panoramic views of the Caragh Lake and McGillycuddy Reeks, home to Carrauntoohil Ireland’s highest mountain. The recently renovated Ellie’s Cottage with two bedrooms and large living area is the ideal base for enjoying the tranquil valleys and unspoiled landscape of Glencar. Situated on the Glencar to Glenbeigh leg of the Kerry Way, activities such as fishing, hill walking and sight seeing are at your doorstep. A spacious patio to the east of the building offers a bright and peaceful outdoor area with a direct imposing view of the majestic Carrauntoohil. The ideal travellers rest.

Address of property:
Gortdirragh, Glencar, Co. Kerry, V93 K65V

Price:
€250 per night excluding Airbnb service and cleaning fee.

Facilities

  • Two bedrooms including king size beds.
  • One ensuite bathroom and one further bathroom, both with showers
  • Well equipped kitchen with fridge freezer, oven, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine
  • TV
  • Electric fire
  • Outside area with patio
  • Linen and towels provided
  • High chair and cot available on request
  • First Aid Kit
  • Fire extinguisher
  • WiFi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Parking

Glencar Cottages and Lodges are a unique collection of newly refurbished holiday homes, situated in the scenic valley of Glencar.

With Ireland’s beautiful coastline, as well as some of its most spectacular mountains and lakes all within easy reach, there is plenty to see and do.

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