Ring of Kerry Ireland the Old Cable Historic House
Stay at our B&B for the unique lodging alternative to large hotels, experience the personal touch – believe every word you hear about the beauty of the Emerald Isle , however it’s the warm hearted friendly people that make a visit to Ireland truly special.
“ That incomparable Irish mist , we reveal the Ireland you had only dreamed of colourful, unstuffy, and infectiously attractive mix of styles and people. Polished floors, robust Irish cooking, medicinal whiskeys, fly-fishing, giddy fiddles! and storytelling characters, Islands, mountains, and goats who own the road, boat trips and magical wishing wells, just do absolutely nothing , breathe in the impossible beauty”
Interesting stay. Milestone Heritage Site. This unique residence in Waterville Village traces its origins to the first transatlantic telegraph cable layed from Ireland/Europe to USA in 1866. The remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's online pioneers - stay with us and experience this remarkable aspect of Irelands history and culture. Retaining all its original features, the Old Cable House offers bright spacious rooms of character.
Facilities. The bedrooms including double and triple rooms full of character furnished and equipped to provide the maximum of comfort. Allergy-free suites feature 100 percent organic cotton bed linens and hypo-allergenic comforters and pillows for those allergic to down. Non-toxic green detergents are used in a front-loading energy-efficient washer and whenever possible sheets are line dried. Hepa filters in vacuums help to maintain air quality. Our accomodation is totally smoke free. Free range eggs plus homemade organic museli and porriage are guest favourites for breakfast.
There’s no strangers in Ireland just friends you’ve not met”
Escape to a place where the wild Atlantic ocean meets a rugged beauty on the edge of Europe an untamed landscape where nature’s abundance has the power to embrace and nourish you. Find clarity and feel connected to the land where a soft light gently desends. You’ll feel enlivened by spending time in the company of a warm and hospitable people whose healing inheritance will nurture and settle you.
Delicious breakfast cooked to order with personal service is included with your stay and Dinner is served in our own first class Seafood Restaurant by the turf fire. Free towels soaps and fresh linen daily. Free wireless Internet access for guests. Unique Pubs where locals love to share their knowledge of Kerry over a pint of Guinness known in Ireland as “vitamin G” 'the black stuff' with Irish music song dancing and the famous 'craic' all within walking distance to the house.
Aspects of Ireland’s social history and culture.
Waterville the only Seafront village on the Ring of Kerry is situated at the half way stopping point on the world famous Ring of Kerry with the best land and seascapes in Ireland. We are close to up to 20 world class golf courses free Salmon and Sea trout fishing on Lough Currane a European favourite.
Skellig Michael 6th century early Christian Monastic Settlement. Trips arranged by us.
Waterville Kerry is famous for its natural beauty and green landscapes but it is also a region which is full of great historical significance and interest. Historic houses, galleries, national parks all play a role in bringing alive our Celtic and Christian Heritage so evident in this location. Personal attention and advice on all walks and tourist attractions in the Region. Be at one with nature; let us make this a truly Irish experience for you.