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Willow Lodge is the ideal base for touring the Kenmare, Kerry and entire South-West region.
We have a myriad of activities within a short distance.

Activities in and around Kenmare include:

Shopping, Dining and Nightlife
Kenmare has a variety of local crafts and shops to whet your appetitie. From Kenmare Lace to knitwear, glassware, earthenware and wooden souvenirs, you won't leave empty handed! The town is also renowned for having some of the finest restaurants in the world. From local seafood to contemporary cuisine, you will be spoiled for choice. There is also a large selection of pubs and late night bars to choose from with live music available in most.

Willow Lodge is the prefect base for golf enthusiasts due to our proximity to the many fine championship and links courses in the Kerry area such as Dooks, Killarney, Waterville, Beaufort, Tralee and Ballybunion Golf Courses.
Kenmare Golf Club - 3 minutes
Ring of Kerry Golf & Country Club - 8 minutes
Killarney Golf Club - 23 miles
Beaufort Golf Club - 29 miles
Killorglin Golf Club - 33 miles
Waterville Golf Links - 37 miles
Dooks Golf Club
- 42 miles
Tralee Golf Club - 51 miles
Ballybunion - 66 miles

Hill Walking
Kenmare is ideally suited to accessing The Kerry & Beara Ways. The McGillycuddy Reeks (the highest mountains in Ireland) are also on our doorstep. For a huge selection of outdoor activities visit

There are some amazing opportunities for diving in the Kenmare area.
Visit for more information.

Pony Trekking
There are a number of pony trekking centres locally.

Fishing & Angling
As with all of the Kerry region, there is great fishing and sea-angling within a short distance of Kenmare town. Suitable areas include: Kenmare Bay, the Black Valley, the Lakes of Killarney and Clonee Lake.

Vintage Car Museum
For a day out with a difference, travel back in time at the Vintage Car Museum in nearby Kilgarvan.

Pet Farms
There are a number of pet farms close by, ideal for a family day out.
Visit or Kennedy's Pet Farm for more details.

Adventure activities
A Sailing & Adventure Centre is only a five minute drive away and offers all kinds
of adventure sports activities.

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Willow Lodge Bed & Breakfast, Convent Garden, Kenmare, County Kerry, Ireland.
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