This farmhouse is over 200 years old and is situated in the picturesque Glenflesk valley, nine miles east of Killarney town on the N22 road. Owned and operated by the O’Donoghue family for many generations, it has acted as a top tier bed and breakfast since 1963 and sits upon a Christian burial ground dated back to 800 AD. Salmon Leap has private parking, central heating, power showers, tvs in bedrooms and is approved by the Irish Tourist Board. A perfect base for your travels around the Ring of Kerry and Dingle Peninsula, guests are offered guided walks of the Killarney area, suited to both beginners and more experienced walkers. Killarney national park is also only 18km from Salmon Leap and features absolutely stunning walking and cycling trails, as well as sights such as Muckross House and Torc Waterfall.
All Guestrooms Feature:
- Private bathroom
- Shower only
- Hair dryer (on request)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Free WiFi
Free full breakfast is offered each morning.
Killarney, County Kerry
On the Map: Killarney is located in County Kerry in the southwest of Ireland. The town is reached via the N22 from Tralee/ Limerick (to the north) and the N22 from Cork City (to the southeast).
Killarney lies on the edge of the astoundingly beautiful Killarney National Park, with its three magnificent lakes and the spectacular MacGillycuddy Reeks mountain range. The park is also home to Muckross House and Gardens. Killarney is a wonderful base for all manner of activities including angling and water sports, golf, riding, orienteering, hiking, cycling, and canoeing. The town itself is quite small but full of charm – this you will soon see as you walk down the brick footpaths and pass curious old-style shop fronts. Killarney is well known for its excellent shops, restaurants and cosmopolitan appeal. It is also renowned for its evening entertainment including many singing pubs, cabarets, dancing venues, and banquets. Traditional Irish music can also be heard in many of the local pubs on a nightly basis.