Walking

Walking

Seven suggested walks from Kells Bay House & Gardens 1. Knocknadobar. (Difficult) 2. Beentee. (Medium) 3. Bray Head. (Medium) 4. Mountain Stage. (Medium) 5. The Golden Mile. (Easy) 6. Bolus Head. (Medium) 7. Carrauntoohill. (Difficult) Kells Bay House is situated...
Swimming/Watersports

Swimming/Watersports

If you want a swim before breakfast there is a a lovely safe sandy Blue Flag beach just at the bottom of the garden. The crystal clear water can be described as fresh (14C+) in Summer but it will leave you feeling invigorated. It’s suitable for all ages. There are...
Fishing

Fishing

There is good sea fishing from the rocks and the beach at Kells. Boat outings including Deep Sea can be arranged from Portmagee, Valentia or Ballinskelligs. During the appropriate seasons there is excellent salmon, trout and sea-trout fishing on local lakes and...
Golf

Golf

There are many challenging championship standard golf courses within easy driving distance. We will be happy to arrange tee times at preferred rates on any of the following courses. Dooks Golf Links, Waterville Golf Links, Skellig Bay Golf Club, Killorglin and...
Skellig Rocks

Skellig Rocks

If conditions permit a visit to this UNESCO World Heritage Site is highly recommended. Since 1996 protection and regulation regarding visits to the site has increased and visits are highly dependendent on weather conditions. At Kells Bay House, if the ferries are...
Hunting / Shooting

Hunting / Shooting

There is much wonderful wild and open moorland in the vicinity of Kells and a number of guests have reported excellent feedback from in season days out with our dedicated local hunting guide.