Carrig Country House

Caragh Lake, Killorglin, Co. Kerry

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About Carrig Country House

Carrig Country House is located at Caragh Lake in Killorglin, Co. Kerry.

About Carrig Country House
Charming Victorian Manor on acres of woodlands & gardens (935 plant species) running down to the lake shore. Furnished in period style with antique furniture. Central to 12 superb golf courses, fishing, shooting, hill walking or just lazing by the fireside with a good book. Award-winning restaurant (open to non residents). Ideal for touring the Ring of Kerry, Dingle & Killarney. Recommended by Bridgestone Guide, 100 Best Places to Stay in Ireland 2006, Georgina Campbell's Jameson Guide, The Good Hotel Guide, an AA 'Country House of the Year' & Best Loved Hotels, The Michelin Guide.

Rooms
"The bedrooms look out onto the four acres of gardens and onto the lake with its rampart of mountains. In the morning light this is breathtaking" - Mary Leland, Irish Examiner. All rooms have their own ensuite bathroom, Color TV with remote and radio, Voice Mail, Individual Climate Control, Direct Dial Phone jack for fax, modem and PC.

Location
Cradled in a hidden lakeside dell it plays generous host to a wealth of wildlife native to the area. Nurtured by the unique surroundings, the gardens blend with nature to produce an ever-changing interest through the seasons. From the beautiful established borders of azaleas set ablaze with colour in late spring, to a vast array of autumn tints enhanced by the everchanging foliage of the many species of trees and shrubs found within. From undulating carpets of velvet green moss through fern glades and stream paths, to cascading waterfalls and emerald lawns this is truly a garden for all seasons, to be enjoyed by all lovers of nature and flora alike.

Other
Winner of AA Guesthouse Accommodation of the Year Award 2003-2004. Ring of Kerry: A picturesque drive around the largest of the Kerry Peninsulas, this 166km route can be travelled in five hours, but with stops, is best enjoyed as a full day trip. The drive takes you through such towns as, Killorglin, Kenmare, Cahirsiveen, Waterville, and Caherdaniel with a majestic finale over Molls Gap by Ladies View and back into Killarney.




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