Local Area

Waterville Village, also known as “The Little Whirlpool”, displays some of the most breathtaking scenery in Kerry. It is situated on the Ring of Kerry and has some of the most spectacular scenery in all of Ireland.

There are many activities to be done in Waterville, sites of interest to visit and beautiful beaches to relax on.

The area offers various interesting routes for walking and hill-climbing or you can simply view the fabulous scenery from the comfort of your car. Waterville is rich in mythological and archaelogical associations with early Irish history. It is believed that the first Celtic invaders landed in Ballinskelligs Bay, coming ashore near Waterville. Sea and Shore Angling in the vicinity offer numerous species of fish such as Shark, Salmon, Trout and Pollack to name a few. Other activities available in the area include horse riding, cycling, boat trips and watersports.
Places worth visiting are The Skelligs, Derrynane House and Park, Church Island, a lovely walk along the promenade right across the road from us.

The hungry tourist is well serviced by the many and varied restaurants and cafes in Waterville.

The unique climate is aided by the warm waters of the Gulf Stream and this enables you to enjoy the Waterville region all year round. Waterville is renowned for its game angling and it's 18 hole championship golf links but it also a paradise for the hill walker, cyclist, pony trekker, ornithologist, archaeologist, sea and shore angler, water sport enthusiast and indeed for the general holidaymaker.


Other Ameneties in Waterville

Blue flag Sandy beaches
Award winning Restaurants
Internet Cafes
Beauty Salons
Tennis Courts
Children's Playground
Visit the sensory garden at Tech Amergin
Dress up as Star Wars characters in Skellig Gift Store

Entertainment: musical locally in bars
Surfing and Watersports
Boat trips to Church Island
Dog Boarding Kennels
Craft Shops
Seashore Safari
Fairy Trail in Derrynane National Park
Kayak or Stand up Paddleboard on Lough Currane