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Bothy in scenic mountain valley


Bothy in scenic mountain valley

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Sparkling clean3 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

The space

Comfortable separate private guest accommodation on 22 acre farm in a quiet mountain valley on the beautiful Beara Peninsul (Website hidden by Airbnb) Separate small house , one room with wood stove , kitchenette , gas hob ,sink ,fridge ,kettle , toaster , bathroom (with shower ). BBQ and outdoor seating . There is a Stereo and Tv monitor with DVDs and CD's
Private parking ,no internet connectio (Website hidden by Airbnb) We breed Connemara ponies and I make pottery when I have time .You are welcome to walk our land ,at the top are the mountains at the bottom is a river with a large pool lined by oak , birch and alder tree (Website hidden by Airbnb) At the end of our road is a spectacularly beautiful side valley ( the Glen ) ,it has many unusual old ruins , also archaeological sites including a pre Ogham stone ,( Pluais na Scrio (Website hidden by Airbnb)
(Website hidden by Airbnb)
(Website hidden by Airbnb) One and a half miles from the sea and Deereen gardens. Kenmare with many pubs restaurants and shops 17 miles/23 km . Castletownbere also 23 km.

Local pub restaurants, 3 miles appro (Website hidden by Airbnb)

All the makings of breakfast is included in price and left in the Bothy , Vegetarians catered fo (Website hidden by Airbnb) The food we provide is either grown by us without the use of chemicals or sourced locally .We bake our own bread and make jams with our own fruit and organic sugar .
We use ecological cleaning products as much as possible to clean the house .


Indoor fireplace
Free parking on premises

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years) - Steep steps ouside back door .
Check-in time is 2PM - 7PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)


157 Reviews

Joan User Profile
September 2017
John and Siobhans bothy was one of the most beautiful places l have ever stayed in all my travels. Set in an incredible location with breathtaking scenery. I can't say enough wonderful things about this very special place. Next time we return it will definitely be for a much long…
Ciara User Profile
April 2017
John and Siobhan's cottage is simply amazing. We loved everything about our stay from the beautiful scenic location to the gorgeous homemade food and welcome we received. The cottage is beautifully decorated and is very clean and spacious. John and Siobhan have thought of everyth…
Robert User Profile
July 2016
I had a fantastic 7 days in the Bothy. John and Siobhán were wonderful hosts. They were helpful in every respect, even getting me a lend of bicycle helmet when I realised I had forgotten my own. The Bothy is very comfortable and has everything you could need to keep you entertain…
Moira User Profile
May 2016
The cottage is just how the pictures show it, really gorgeous! John was friendly and helpful, we really enjoyed our stay. The stove was so lovely, just what we wanted!
Pauline User Profile
June 2015
Spent a glorious few nights at the Bothy! It's a beautifully crafted and designed space, with the comfiest of beds imaginable! John and Siobhan are lovely hosts, and the breakfast is to die for! Eggs from the resident hens ;), and Siobhan makes the most delicious Jam's. We are lu…
David User Profile
June 2015
Had a wonderful 3 days staying in John and Siobhan's cottage. The cottage is very cosy and tidy with homemade breads and biscuits to keep you going. It is in a great location with amazing walks into the nearby valleys and mountain. Only a short drive away there are many great w…
Owen User Profile
May 2015
We stayed for three nights and really enjoyed it. John and Siobhan are very welcoming, nice, friendly people. The cottage has a really nice cosy, private feel to it and we were welcomed with a larder full treats – beautiful homemade bread and jams, farm fresh eggs, lovely spuds e…

Hosted by John

County Kerry, IrelandJoined in December 2011
John User Profile
160 Reviews
John is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a farmer and potter . I was born by the sea and mountains on the west coast. I have lived many places around Ireland and abroad but the place I love is the west coast of Ireland . I like the quiet life , practicing yoga ,walking in the mountains and swimming in the river …
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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