Experience World-class Service at The Shores Country House

Located 3.7 mi from Castlegregory, The Shores offers panoramic sea and mountain views overlooking Brandon Bay and the longest beach in Ireland. The luxurious guest house also has a view of Mount Brandon to the west and Maharees and Tralee Bay to the east.

All rooms are en-suite and basic amenities include a TV and a seating area. From March to November, gourmet breakfasts are served in the dining room overlooking the water, or outside if weather permits. All breads and cakes are made daily on site.

Free WiFi is available at the property, as well as a library with local and international books. There is also free on-site parking.

The nearest village is Stradbally, 1.4 mi away, while Dingle is 11 mi and Tralee 19 mi from The Shores Country House.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

The Shores Country House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 22, 2010

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Closest beaches
  • Kilcummin Bay Beach

    9.2 Wonderful beach
    1,850 feet from property
  • Ballinknockane Bay Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    2,300 feet from property
  • Fermoyle Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    3,500 feet from property
  • Stradbally Bay Beach

    9.8 Exceptional beach
    1.1 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?
    Normally July and August however in recent years our weather has become very unpredictable so sometimes May and June can be very nice - one thing we h..
    Answered on 15 March 2020
  • Dear host, Can I pay with instant Revolut transfer instead of cash (assuming that card payment is still not available)? Thank you.
    Thank you for your query unfortunately cash is the only Method of Payment we offer Thank you Annette
    Answered on 27 September 2022
  • When can a room be booked online for Sept 2022?
    hello we will be accepting bookings from early next year - please e-mail theshores@eircom.net for precise time. Thank you Annette4
    Answered on 31 October 2021
  • Just wondering if you have SKY sports on TV to follow the Formule One?
    I’m so sorry but we don’t but it would be available in some of the bars offering for. Thank you and I hope we meet In the future, Annette
    Answered on 23 August 2020
  • Hi I’m looking to stay this Sunday evening with my son. I’m medically exempt from wearing a mask - will this be an issue?
    thank you - yes that should be just fine. Please can me on 0879152793 for and information needed. Yours Sincerely, Annette
    Answered on 21 July 2021
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Amenities of The Shores Country House
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Beach
  • Horseback riding
    Additional charge
  • Diving
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Windsurfing
  • Fishing
    Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    • Baggage storage
    • Tour desk
    • Currency exchange
    • Express check-in/out
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    • Babysitting/Child services
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Ironing service
      Additional charge
    • Dry cleaning
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Business Facilities
    • Fax/Photocopying
    • Shuttle service
      Additional charge
    • Grocery deliveries
      Additional charge
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Vending machine (drinks)
    • Smoke-free property
    • Hypoallergenic room available
    • Heating
    • Packed lunches
    • Soundproof rooms
    • Family rooms
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Room service
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Sustainability initiatives
    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

    House rules

    The Shores Country House takes special requests – add in the next step!


    2:00 PM - 7:00 PM


    Until 11:30 AM


    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Extra bed upon request
    € 35 per child, per night
    Crib upon request
    3 - 12 years
    Extra bed upon request
    € 35 per child, per night

    Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in

    Cash only

    This property only accepts cash payments.

    Credit cards are only needed to guarantee your booking .


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    Please note, a minimum 3-night stay for the Cottage applies. In July and August, there is a minimum stay of 1 week from Saturday-Saturday.

    Please note that the property does not serve breakfast between November and March.

    Please note that this property cannot accommodate hen and stag, or similar parties.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

    In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

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

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

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

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

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

    Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

    It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

    A negative coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result is mandatory to check in to this property.

    Please inform The Shores Country House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    FAQs about The Shores Country House

    • Check-in at The Shores Country House is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.

    • Room options at The Shores Country House include:

      • Double
      • Twin
      • Family
      • Single
      • Triple
      • Vacation Home
      • Apartment

    • The Shores Country House is 3.1 miles from the center of Castlegregory.

    • The nearest beach is 1,950 feet from The Shores Country House.

    • The Shores Country House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Diving
      • Fishing
      • Windsurfing
      • Golf course (within 2 miles)
      • Beachfront
      • Beach
      • Horseback riding

    • The prices at The Shores Country House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.