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 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

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

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, American

Free Private Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 full bed
2 twin beds
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 twin bed
and
1 full bed
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 3:
1 queen bed
Bedroom :
1 full bed
Living room:
2 sofa beds
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.9
Facilities
9.6
Cleanliness
9.8
Comfort
9.8
Value for money
9.3
Location
9.5
Free Wifi
9.4
High score for Castlegregory
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Rita
    United States of America United States of America
    Very comfortable with great staff. Annett truly enjoys her work and it shows. Hands down best food we’ve ever had at a BnB.
  • Charles
    France France
    Great location and wonderful hostess! We were warmly greeted and set up in our room after arriving from Spanish Point by bike. Transportation was arranged to a wonderful restaurant in the nearby village. We had a wonderful sunset moment from...
  • D
    Dwane
    United States of America United States of America
    Annette was a pleasant, gracious and accommodating host and she made our check-in smooth and our stay comfortable and relaxing. The bedroom was amazing and the breakfast was exceptional. Many thanks and diamond stars!!

Area info

Amenities of The Shores Country House
Great facilities! Review score, 9.6

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Room service
  • Beachfront
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Beach
  • Horseback riding
    Additional charge
  • Diving
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
  • Windsurfing
  • Fishing
    Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
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
    General
    • 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

    Property practice

    This property told us they've implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, or nature.

    House rules

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

    Check-in

    From 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Check-out

    From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

     

    Cancellation/
    prepayment

    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 will be charged as 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
    Free
    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.


    Smoking

    Smoking is not allowed.

    Parties

    Parties/events are not allowed

    Pets

    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    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.

    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.

    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 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.

    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.

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

    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.

    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.

    FAQs about The Shores Country House

    • Room options at The Shores Country House include:

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

    • 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.

    • The Shores Country House is 3.1 miles from the center of Castlegregory. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

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

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

    • The nearest beach is 1,950 feet from The Shores Country House. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Guests staying at The Shores Country House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.5).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free
      • American
      • À la carte