In a quiet, beautiful location, on Slea Head Drive, overlooking Dingle Bay and Mount Brandon, this small, charming bed and breakfast is located at the start of the Dingle Way walking trail, just 1.7 km from Dingle town centre. Peaceful and tranquil, Brownes has spacious en suite rooms, free Wi-Fi and free private parking on site. Tea/coffee is provided in rooms and guests have access to iPod docking stations. This eco friendly B&B can arrange private guided walking tours, including tours of the famous Slea Head. The property offers bike hire, a private garage for bike storage and a drying room. Dingle Tourist Office and the craft shops and restaurants of Dingle’s town centre can be reached in a 15-minute walk or 2-minute drive. Milltown Bridge is 700 metres away, and there is a pick-up and drop-off service from the bus stop. Dunquin is only 15 km away and from there you can easily reach the Blasket Islands.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Brownes has been welcoming guests since 11 Dec 2009.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Dingle, this property has an excellent location score of 9.3

Free private parking available on-site


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Room type
1 large double bed
1 single bed
1 double bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 1
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Dingle
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  • T
    Camilla was very pleasant, very helpful and very informative. We enjoyed our stay at her home very much.
  • Dhananjay
    The host Camilla was super friendly and warm since our time of check-in until check-out. She took the time to let us know about the places to check out for dinner and to view. The room was clean and comfortable. We will definitely return to stay...
  • Vanessa
    The views from the property are fantastic. You are right outside of Dingle Town and have great access to all locations nearby. The rooms are cosy and clean, and the owner, Camille, is an absolute gem of a woman. We loved chatting with her and...
  • Susannah
    A lovely, bright B&B and our room had a lovely sea view.
  • Diane
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Really lovely clean accommodation. Amazing views across the bay. Continental breakfast with homemade soda bread. About a 15 minute downhill walk into Dingle itself and a short taxi ride back up the hill. Camilla is an absolute gem- so much local...
  • Ying
    Hong KongHong Kong
    Sparkling clean. Camilla is super helpful. Great breakfast. Highly recommended.
  • Anita
    The Room was beautifully decorated, beds were Very comfortable. The view was amazing - mountains . Camilla was very warm and welcoming.
  • Lydia
    It was really really clean, very cosy and the owner was very nice. Also we loved the dog so much who sneeked out to get cuddles from us (if you dont like dogs, the owner will not let the dog out). There are more than enough parking lots. A small...
  • Ian
    Lovely location Very clean and comfortable Host was lovely to meet
  • Leanne
    Camilla was a wonderful host very chatty and helpful.

Property questions and answers
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  • Are pets allowed

    No sorry we have allergies
    Answered on 18 June 2022
  • Are bedsheets/linens and towels not included in the price listed?

    Yes all sheets duvet covers and towels are supplied
    Answered on 8 September 2022
  • hello, do you allow children at the property?

    Sorry message went into Junk. Yes we do take children (2adults and 1 child) but we don’t have bigger family rooms.
    Answered on 3 April 2023
  • Is breakfast included in this price?

    Complimentary continental style breakfast
    Answered on 22 April 2023
  • Is this property pet friendly? We are travelling with a dog and would like to know if it can be accommodated. Thanks very much.

    No sorry we are allergic.
    Answered on 30 May 2022
  • Do you have 3 beds in 1 room ? Thanks Bree.

    No we don’t have a room with 3 beds sorry
    Answered on 14 July 2023
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Hosted by Camilla

Host review score

Camilla have been running their B&B for 32years . We aim to please all our guests by making sure all guests are well looked after. We welcome you with a cup of tea/coffee on arrival and a detailed map of the dingle peninsula. Our home has been refurbished in 2013. We are located just 1km from dingle tow n in a peaceful location overlooking dingle bay and mount Brandon.
Unfortunately no meet and greet due to the pandemic .
Please note we are located 1.5km from the dingle tourist office. 15 minutes walk to the town centre. Overlooking Dingle Bay and mount Brandon. Also on the main route for the Dingle way walk.
Language spoken: English

Property surroundings *

Facilities of Brownes
Great facilities! Review score, 9.6

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Private bathroom
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden
  • Mini golf
    Additional charge
  • Horse riding
    Additional charge
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
  • Windsurfing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Luggage storage
    • Packed lunches
    • Express check-in/check-out
    Entertainment and family services
    • Board games/puzzles
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Allergy-free room
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Brownes takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 15:00 to 19:00


    From 08:00 to 10:30



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children are not allowed.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Mastercard Visa Cash Brownes accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Smoking is not allowed.

    Quiet hours

    Guests must be quiet between 22:00 and 08:00.


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    Check-In Information:
    If you are due to arrive outside of the published check-in times, please contact reception in advance in order to inform them of your estimated time of arrival. You can contact reception by telephone, using the contact details supplied on your confirmation email.

    Property location: N52.13924 W10.29680

    In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

    Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

    As a result of Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Please inform Brownes in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

    FAQs about Brownes

    • Check-in at Brownes is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

    • Room options at Brownes include:

      • Double
      • Triple

    • Brownes offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Diving
      • Fishing
      • Canoeing
      • Mini golf
      • Windsurfing
      • Horse riding

    • Brownes is 1.2 miles from the centre of Dingle. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • The prices at Brownes may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.