MAHAREES COTTAGE
Local Attractions

Surfing, Fishing, Diving, Boating



Just twenty metres from the cottage you'll find miles of golden, sandy beach, ideal for a leisurely stroll. The back beach is renowned for surfing. Surfing, diving, boating equipment, and lessons are available at very competitive rates - Jamie Knox Watersports. There are also plenty of beautiful rivers for anyone keen on fishing.






Golf



Castlegregory Golf Course is located within 4 miles. Castlegregory is a superb links golf course situated between the scenic Lough Gill and Brandon Bay, at Stradbally. The magical colours of Mount Brandon act as a magnificent backdrop to this 5876 yard, par 68, nine-hole course. The tranquil setting, combined with the excellent use of natural features, ensure that Castlegregory provides golfers with an enjoyable but testing challenge.




Mountain Climbing





There is a great selection of mountains to choose from locally. Mount Brandon is within a 30 minute drive. Beenoskee is only 10 minutes up the road, and Caherconree is just 15 minutes away in Camp. Carrauntoohil is just an hour away.






Hill Walking, Hiking


County Kerry is a paradise for walkers. Startling scenery and nature await you around every corner. The county is rich in culture, and has a long and colourful history. The Irish language is strong here, as are the traditions of music, literature, and sport. The rugged countryside and miles of coastline offer opportunities for all types of activities.
The beautiful Glanteenassig,
with its beautiful lakes, is a 10 minute drive. The Dingle Way is within a 15 minute drive. During a week's rambles over The Dingle Way, you'll encounter panoramic vistas of sea, mountain, and islands, as well as a profusion of unique birds, plants and unspoiled landscape. You will also see an astonishing array of ancient sites, spanning 6000 years.

Entertainment/Food



Spillane's Bar & Restaurant is within 300m of the cottage, offering great food and entertainment for young and old. There are several good bars and restaurants nearby in Castlegregory village - Milesian Cottage Restaurant, Pisces Restaurant.






Tel: +353-86-8174626