Local Area


Skellig Bay Cottage is ideal for a wonderful holiday in Kerry. Just minutes from Waterville (1.5 miles / 2.4 km), which is situated between Ballinskelligs Bay & Lough Currane, you will find mountains & lakeland with the added advantage of the sea on your doorstep.

The cottage is only 5 minute walking distance from a beautiful secluded beach suitable for swimming, fishing and diving. The renowned Derrynane Beach (horse riding on the beach available!) is a 10-minute drive away. The cottage is also the ideal location for walking with the Kerry Way on its doorstep.

Daily boat trips to the Skelligs Rock, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are available from nearby Portmagee and Cahersiveen.

The cottage location is also ideal for golf lovers as it is nestled between two championship golf courses, Waterville Links and Skellig Bay. Skellig bay cottage is the perfect place for a relaxing, comfortable holiday in the beautiful nature of Kerry with fine-dining, pubs and live music minutes away in Waterville.

Come stay with us and experience a magic holiday in Ireland!

Please download the Tourist Guide and the Local Walks Guide for more information on Local Area Activities.