About Kenmare

Kenmare is a unique tranquil country town, nestled among the mountains and sea, home to many award-winning restaurants and famous for its great hospitality. You are also spoilt for choice when it comes to accommodation from the 5-star and 4-star hotels to top guesthouses and holiday homes there is the perfect place to stay for everyone.

The town itself is dotted with vibrant coloured buildings, full of character, where there is true pride and concern for the immediate environment. Thus Kenmare has been honoured to win the overall prize in the “Tidy Towns” competition in 2000 and 2008 and in the intervening years had retained the gold medal for “tidiest small town”.