Nestled by woodlands and mountains and enjoying a wonderful coastal setting, Inch is an ideal location for a peaceful self-catering break. Situated in an area of Kerry which is full of natural beauty, this is an idyllic location for a cottage holiday. The long stretch of golden sandy beach close by makes the perfect spot in which to have a relaxing time in Ireland and if you fancy branching out and visiting other parts of County Kerry, it is very easy to do so from here.
About Cottage Breaks in Inch
This gorgeous area is also close to tranquil Dingle Bay, the moody MacGillicuddy Reeks and the enchanting Slieve Mish Mountain range, which are all incredible parts of the Irish landscape. Inch Beach is one of the most beautiful in the country where the golden sands are perfectly framed against a mountainous backdrop. For those who want to kick back and relax on golden dunes with the soft waves in the distance, Inch is the place to be.
Inch Beach stretches for a long 5 kilometres and is perfect if you are taking a family self-catering break as the soft sands and calm seas are perfect for children to enjoy playing and building sand castles. There are also plenty of opportunities for the more adventurous to participate in watersports such as surfing, canoeing, diving and water-skiing. There are also lots of places to eat by the beach for when you get peckish!
Castlemaine Harbour is close by to Inch and makes a lovely visit from the beach or from Dingle Bay. Next to both the Slieve Mish and Brandon ranges of mountains, it is picturesque with the water from three rivers flowing into it – the Laune, the Caragh and the Maine. Taking strolls by the harbour and soaking up the fresh country air of this absolutely unbelievable part of Ireland is a simply magical experience to enjoy on a cottage break, and if you are a budding photographer, there are endless opportunities to snap away at the landscapes and create picture-perfect moments.
Inch has some fabulous scenery to recommend it as a base for a coastal self-catering getaway. It can be a great location from which to discover the rest of Kerry, including the famed and popular trail of the Ring of Kerry. Lovers of nature will adore the scenery and backdrops in Inch, from mountains to rivers and of course, the stunning beach.
Having a break in this part of Ireland is perfect if you want to kick back and relax close to a beautiful sandy beach, and with friendly locals welcoming you into one of the cosy pubs and eateries, you will find it very hard to leave the beautiful Irish gem of Inch. For somewhere special to stay why not take a look at coastal cottages or even cottages with sea views for a holiday cottage with the wow factor.
Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Inch, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Kerry.