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Skellig Rest - Ocean View Cottage

Skellig Rest - Ocean View Cottage

5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths

The cottage is over 100 years old, full of character & charm.
Fantastic views overlooking the Skellig Rocks , UNESCO site , Star Wars movie was filmed on Skelligs.
We are in the Dark Skies reserve, the only area in the Northern Hemisphere.
We are listed as-the top 10 Airbnb places to stay in the west of Ireland on the site Lovin dot ie, and also on Irish central site.


Indoor fireplace

House Rules

Check-in time is 4PM - 6PM
Check out by 10AM

77 Reviews

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Richard & Pearl User Profile
Richard & Pearl
March 2018
An absolute dream.

Oleg User Profile
December 2017
Great getaway. Just switch your phone off and enjoy the night under the stars.

Brian User Profile
November 2017
Great place to stay . I would highly recommend it

Jess User Profile
May 2017
The view from this house is incredible - the photos don't do it justice. The house is lovely and clean and the hot tub and sauna were an added bonus. Mairead was lovely and helpful, suggesting things to do and see around the area! We hope to be back again soon!

Ken User Profile
April 2017
Lovely place with a great host. Picture postcard perfect

Kate User Profile
March 2017
Mairead's cottage sells itself. The views are spectacular. We have travelled all over the globe and find it hard to beat a view like the one that's on display at skellig rest. It's a calming atmosphere, with a very accommodating, gracious host. My advice to prospectus guests woul…

Karen User Profile
March 2017
A really lovely place with a spectacular view and star gazing from your own hot tub. Mairead had the fire lighting on our arrival and lots of extra touches such as dressing gowns, slippers, chocolates and milk, tea and coffee. A wonderful stay.
Mairead User Profile
Response from Mairead:
Thanks Karen for the very positive review, glad ye enjoyed the stay, would gladly welcome your return
March 2017

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Waterville, County Kerry, Ireland

We are situated in one of the most scenic spots in Ireland, on the Wild Atlantic Way & famous Ring of Kerry.

Getting around

A car is highly recommend, we are 3 miles from the village of Waterville, taxis are available

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