Comfortable family home with large garden and fantastic views of Atlantic Ocean and Blasket Islands

Comfortable family home with large garden and fantastic views of Atlantic Ocean and Blasket Islands




Nov 2009

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5 Bedrooms
Sleeps 7
3 Bathrooms

About our home

Detached modern family home in quiet, rural location, only 15 minutes drive from bustling tourist town of Dingle (An Daingean), Co. Kerry in the South West of Ireland. House consists of 5 bedrooms (2 ensuite), sitting room, utility room, kitchen / sunroom, with all modern conveniences. TV with Sky Plus multi-channels, DVD / Video player and WiFi Broadband. Baby equipment available and plenty of childrens' toys and games. Bicycles available for use. 18 hole golf course within 5 minutes drive and set of golf clubs available for your use.
Large enclosed private garden with patio overlooking some of Ireland's best known views of ocean, also includes childrens' swings and outdoor games, and vegetable garden. Friendly neighbours are close by to help with any enquiries.

Rural, coastal location yet within reach of busy tourist town of Dingle, and only an hours drive from Killarney Town and Kerry Airport. Plenty of fantastic beaches, all within a 15 minute drive. House has exceptional views of the Blasket Islands, famous for it's cultural heritage. The area is very well known for it's rich local heritage, including the Irish Language, traditional Irish Music, archaeological sites. The area has an abundance of walks including The Dingle Way, which passes through Dunquin. We are surrounded by beautiful mountains within walking distance of the house. The fishing port of Dingle and surrounding area is famous for it's culinary fare, particularily seafood. There is also a pub within 5 minutes walking distance of the house. Being a tourist destination the location has numerous attractions that would appeal to all ages, including horse riding, surfing, kayaking, walking, hiking, boat trips, museums, sea acquarium, etc. More details on the area can be viewed at

We are Fionnan and Ruth and we have five children, 3 boys and 2 girls, aged between 4 and 15 years of age. Both of us are third level graduates and Fionnan works for the local Regional Government Agency and Ruth currently works at home. We enjoy travelling and have spent several summers in France and Spain. We have just concluded our 7th house exchange. We enjoy the outdoor life, gardening, walking, golf and also reading and travelling. We are Irish (Gaelic) speakers and have a small amount of French and German.


More about us

  1. Couple with 5 well behaved children

  2. Have completed and enjoyed 7 exchanges

  3. We love the outdoors and would like to go somewhere sunny

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