Villas Rosa is part of the very exclusive Bay Villas which is a small cluster of thatched, four bedroom houses, each situated in their own private grounds with stunning views over The Kenmare Bay, yet only a short stroll from Sheen Falls Lodge. Each Villa offers four spacious double bedrooms which can offer twin beds or a king-size bed, spacious marble bathrooms with walk in shower and bathtub. The master bedroom is airy and very large with a separate dressing area. It is located on the first floor of the villa. One guest bedroom is on the first floor, whilst the other two smaller bedrooms are on the ground floor.
Residing in one of our Bay Villas provides the ultimate home away from home featuring a large open plan kitchen and dining area. Each dining room display a spectacular chandelier, viewed best from the mezzanine level above; here you will find an array of books to browse, a little work space and seating. From the dining room, step out onto the patio, complete with built in Barbecue area, sit down and enjoy the unrivalled setting. By contrast, the roaring log fire in the spacious lounge is the perfect rendezvous for reminiscing on a winter's day.
There is an abundance of local produce available and seafood in the area is a speciality for the culinary enthusiast in your party. Alternatively, to provide that special dining occasion be it for corporate or family entertaining, a chef and butler can be provided.
Each of the villas has its own character through its interiors; fabrics and furnishings complement the design to portray a truly wonderful residence for its guests where attention to detail is unsurpassed.
Relish the freedom to enjoy the authentic woodland, meandering Sheen River and heather-covered mountains of the 300-acre private Estate on which Sheen Falls Lodge is superbly located.
Attune yourself to the refreshing river-side walks, entwining forest pathways, glistening waterfalls and a sensation of peace that, in essence, is unique to Sheen Falls Lodge.
The Estate, cradled between the Caha Mountains and the Kenmare Bay, hosts a multitude of historic tales. The ruins of a tiny church, known to date back to Viking times, can be found to the west of the Estate along with a Holy Well near the foreshore reputed to have distinctive healing properties.
An immense array of activities and interests, invigorating or relaxing, are at your disposal to ensure your visit to the Lodge leaves you with pleasant and fulfilled memories of your stay.
Welcome to the EASANNA SPA at Sheen Falls Lodge, Kenmare. The philosophy here is to provide our guests with an escape from the stresses of every day life. It's a place where you can indulge in tranquil surroundings allowing you to relax and invigorate your mind & body.
Featuring a jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and indoor heated pool, EASANNA SPA offers the ultimate in relaxation. Pamper yourself from a range of holistic treatments and beauty therapies, guaranteed to refresh and revitalise you.
EASANNA SPA employs a team of highly skilled and professional therapists offering mud or seaweed body wraps, Swedish Massage, facials, manicures and pedicures. EASANNA SPA at the 5 star Sheen Falls Lodge has chosen Elemis products, the luxury Spa and skincare brand. We also feature VOYA Irish Organic Seaweed Products.
■ Linen Provided ■ Television ■ Cooker ■ Microwave ■ Central Heating ■ Swimming Pool ■ Gymnasium ■ Restaurant ■ Sea View ■ Patio Furniture ■ Patio Area ■ Washer/ Dryer ■ Towels Provided ■ Tennis ■ Dishwasher ■ Open Fire ■ Barbeque ■ Beauty Therapists ■ Hotel and Leisure Centre onsite ■ Internet Access ■ Welcome Hamper ■ Rates quoted are inclusive of VAT
■ House Keeping service is provided on every second day of your stay. Daily service is available at an extra cost of €100.00 per day
■ A continental welcome Hamper is provided on arrival
Kenmare is known as the jewel in the Ring of Kerry and no wonder with its location between two of the most beautiful touring routes in Europe - the Ring of Kerry and the Ring of Beara. These make for very enjoyable day trips from Kenmare.
Kenmare is a designated Heritage Town of Ireland and the town offers a huge selection of places of historical interest to visit. Even strolling around the town is itself a pleasure with Kenmare having received awards from Entente Floral and the award for the Tidiest Town in Ireland in the year 2000. Kenmare was recently awarded the accolade of Ireland's best kept town on the whole island of Ireland and deservedly so!
There is a Playground in Kenmare. This is only a 5 minute walk from these holiday homes.
Killarney is a 40 minute drive and Cork City is just over an hour's drive.
DINING & NIGHTLIFE
The town of Kenmare, noted for having the cleanest air in Europe, is a mecca for some of the finest restaurants in Ireland. You really will be spoilt for choice when it comes to dining out, from bar food to seafood and a range of other types of excellent restaurants to experience. The nightlife in Kenmare suits all ages and the hospitality with which you will be greeted is second to none. There is a great selection of pubs and late night bars to choose from with many featuring live music from traditional Irish to rock and modern styles.
Located in the centre of Kenmare is Finnegan's Bike Hire and Toy Shop Tel: 00353 64 6641083
Star Sailing & Adventure Centre
This new purpose-built Activity Centre and Bar/Restaurant is fast becoming an essential part of a family holiday in Kenmare. The centre itself is situated on the shores of Kenmare Bay and surrounded by the Caha Mountains just a five minute drive from Kenmare Town Centre. The activities on offer include kayaking, sailing, canoeing, sea kayaking, hillwalking, team games and a Wildlife Safari Cruise on Kenmare Bay. Also available are the children’s playground, American pedal boats, water trampoline and slide, archery range, soccer pitch with changing facilities and the family walking trail. Star Sailing and Adventure Centre, Dauros, Kenmare, Co. Kerry 064 66 41222.
Bonane Heritage Park
The Bonane Heritage Park provides visitors with an 1600 metre walk on gravel paths through 5000 years of history while enjoying some breathtaking scenery. Bonane Heritage Park is situated 10Km from Kenmare on the N71 and is open to visitors all year round.
Kenmare boasts two super golf courses. The Ring of Kerry Golf Course is located two miles outside of the town and offers spectacular views of Kenmare Bay from the course itself and also its newly renovated Club House. Dream Ireland guests may avail of special discounted green fees.
Kenmare Golf Club is located in Kenmare Town and follows the shores of Kenmare Bay Estuary.
There are lots of great fishing spots to choose from around Kenmare including Clonee Lake, Kenmare Bay and the Black Valley. Permits can be obtained locally.
The Kerry Way and Beara Way walking routes are ideal for those with an interest in trekking or you could even join the annual summer hike to Ireland's highest mountain, Carrauntouhil. The foothills of the famous MacGillycuddy Reeks are right on Kenmare's doorstep.
Kenmare and its vicinity offers some incredible dive spots and wrecks. You may even be lucky enough to come across a dolphin or two. Try-dives are available for beginners and advanced dives for the more experienced at Kenmare Bay Diving.
Pony Trekking is the ideal way to explore the hidden treasures of Kenmare and its hinterland. Professional lessons are also available for beginners.
Other activities in the area include quad biking, pet farms, craft workshops and bicycle hire.