Caragh Lake in all it’s glory

Over the past few months we’ve been out and about exploring the different aspects of Caragh Lake, figuring out how we can best capture the beauty of this place we call home. We hope you enjoy the short film we … Read More

Beaches

5 favourite nearby beaches

Here are our five favourite beaches, all of them only a short drive from Caragh Lake, each offering something totally different.   1. Rossbeigh Rossbeigh is a beautiful Blue Flag beach just beyond Glenbeigh. It’s flat, sandy with long dunes stretching … Read More

dingle day trip

Dingle family day trip

Last weekend we went on a family road trip back towards Dingle. The town itself is about an hour’s drive away but, as it gets quite busy in the summer months, we definitely suggest you plan in some time to … Read More

kenmare day trip

Kenmare family day trip

Kenmare is a beautifully scenic town just a little over an hour from Caragh Lake and Killorglin with a great selection of shops and eateries for everyone. We normally head out over the mountains, through the jaw-dropping Ballaghbeama Pass. Yes, the … Read More

caragh lake

Caragh Lake loop – A fabulous drive, cycle or walk

Whether you’re staying at Caragh Lake House or you’re just passing through, this loop is a great way to see the beauty of the lake from all it’s glorious angles. Without stopping off (which of course you should) it’s about … Read More

kerry in winter

Kerry in winter – 10 reasons we love it!

We love Kerry in winter and here our top 10 reasons why.   1. Blustery beaches Leaning into the wind, waves pounding and the taste of salt on your lips. Fantastic! With the most Blue Flag beaches in Ireland (alongside … Read More

Valentia Island Day Trip

Valentia Island family day trip

A Valentia Island day trip is one of our all-time family favourites. An hour’s drive from Caragh Lake along the Ring of Kerry, you’ll be rewarded with a fantastic range of activities for everyone. Here’s the route and some of the pit … Read More

foodie family destinations

5 fabulous foodie destinations for all the family

Foodie family destinations are a great way to make road trips more fun for everyone. Most children don’t like long drives but if there’s the promise of delicious ice cream, pancakes or pizza… that’s a different story. Here are five fab ones to … Read More