Valentia Island Kerry

Valentia Island crowned by Geokaun Mountain, Valentia Island (Oileán Dairbhre) is an altogether homier isle than the brooding Skelligs to the southwest. Like the Skellig Ring it leads to, Valentia is an essential, coach-free detour from the Ring of Kerry, with some lonely ruins worth exploring. Prior to the laying […]

Whale Watching off south west coast

Whale Watching: To date 24 species of the world’s whales and dolphins have been recorded in Irish waters. In recent years over 12 cetacean species have been seen in the clear, unpolluted West Cork waters making them one of the richest areas for whale and dolphin watching in Ireland. Irish […]

Skellig Michael

The jagged, 217m-high rock of Skellig Michael (Archangel Michael’s Rock; like St Michael’s Mount in Cornwall and Mont Saint Michel in Normandy) is the larger of the two islands and a Unesco World Heritage site. It looks like the last place on earth where anyone would try to land, let […]

Ring of Beara Cycle 2016

The fantastic Ring of Beara cycle is back this weekend for an exciting 140km or 110km cycle by the rugged Wild Atlantic Way coastal route of the Beara Peninsula. The cycle attracts thousands of participants from around the country who come together to raise money for this years two nominated […]

Hey Kenmare, The Lost Sheep Triathlon Is Coming To Town!

  The Lost Sheep Triathlon is one of the premier races in the country starting and finishing in Kenmare – but let us assure you, this ain’t just any old triathlon! This is an extremely challenging course set in the beautiful Beara Peninsula continually attracts some of the country’s top triathletes […]

Kenmare Golf Club Sisters Classic 11th & 12th July 2015

Kenmare Golf Club Sisters Classic 11th & 12th July 2015 promises to be great day out in the spectacular surroundings of Kenmare Golf Club:   For further information please contact For dinner reservations afterwards at No 35 Restaurant Kenmare  please visit our website at & analyse where your golf game went […]

Irish Dance Show Kenmare

Casey’s restaurant at the Brook Lane Hotel (our sister property) in association with the Bernie O’ Sullivan school of dance are pleased to announce our new show every Monday and Wednesday. All our dancers are champions with an array of European and World championship titles under their belt. Please book […]