Kenmare Failte Hostel

Address: Shelbourne Street, Kenmare, County Kerry, \N, Ireland | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Shelbourne Street, Kenmare, is near Stone Circle, Kenmare Heritage Centre, Iverni Gallery, and The Studio.
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    Travel Blogs from Kenmare

    Skellig Island, cliff hiking, and Ring of Kerry

    A travel blog entry by chuckjeanfl on Jun 24, 2015

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    ... you read a sign and tell you how dangerous it is to do this before sending you up the 600+ narrow stone steps to the top. It took about 20 minutes to get to the top, stopping for pictures and oxygen along the way. There were chains in some spots because it was so steep. At the top we saw a half-dozen stone beehive huts, connected by paths, creating a little village that 12-15 local monks lived about 500 years ago. The clouds were too low for views. ...

    Sept 17 Traditional Farm Dinner

    A travel blog entry by jandjsimmons on Sep 17, 2013

    14 photos

    ... 46) and served a place of a small dollop of mashed potatoes, topped with a slice of blood pudding, covered with sour cream and chive. Even though that sounds gross, it was pretty good, and most people who had tried the blood pudding b4, said it was the best so far. Next course was traditional Irish stew...if its made with lamb, it's traditional... It was incredibly tender and very tasty. ...

    Sealed with a kiss

    A travel blog entry by tina.hayden on Jul 28, 2013

    90 photos

    ... shot of rum to the adults. I'm thinking if they offered the rum at the start of the cruise the misbehaving children wouldn't have been quite so irritating. As we came back into the harbor there was a beautiful rainbow to be seen.

    It was such a wonderful experience seeing the seals in their habitat. As the captain said, we were visiting their home and are honored that they let us see them.


    Ring of Kerry

    A travel blog entry by freundlytravels on Jul 12, 2013

    14 photos

    ... While exploring the abbey we saw a large stone fireplace so staged a photo of Jim and I within it as if we were traveling Harry Potter style. Killarney is a great fishing town as the lower lake is where salmon spawn and grow. There are also golf courses. County Kerry has many tower houses and the Norse built them in groups and used smoke signals to communicate with each other. Killorgan is a village that holds the annual Puck festival that ...

    Castles and lakes

    A travel blog entry by michie-and-paul on May 18, 2013

    ... my favourite the kitchen. Its very cold and icy and rain does not look too far off so we just wander the vast gardens although don't get far before the rain starts so we take shelter in the restaurant and have coffee and cake. there are some women and young girls in the restaurant all dressed up or should I say overdone, I feel like I am in a scene of my big fat gypsy wedding (I find out later it was gypsies and they were dressed that way for holy communion, I swear they were off ...