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The Old Cable Historic House - Waterville

This property is a registered Historic House within the meaning of the Irish Tourist Traffic Acts.
Old Telegraph Cable Station, Waterville, Kerry, 04901, Ireland, ‏‎1-877-214-4288

If you want to experience the traditional Irish way of life, as well as an important part of Ireland's social history, consider staying at The Old Cable Historic House, Waterville, Ireland. This guesthouse is located between Balinskelligs Bay and Lough Currane. A Milestone Heritage Site for its significance in the history of global telecommunications, this hotel traces its origins to the First Transatlantic Telegraph Cable laid in 1866 from Ireland to the United States, connecting the old and the new world for the first time in telecommunications.

Your stay at this 3-star guesthouse in Waterville will be out of the ordinary, as you will discover not only the charm of traditional Irish life and culture, but also the many recreation facilities that the area has to offer. Waterville, also known as The Little Whirlpool, is the premier coastal tourist center on Iveragh Peninsula (also referred to as the Ring of Kerry), having attracted many celebrities throughout the years, including Charlie Chaplin and Tiger Woods.

Waterville is famous for its championship golf course and its sea trout and salmon angling, as well as its beautiful sandy beaches. If you like archeological sites, you will be pleased to know that the this area features world famous ancient monuments, incuding the Skelligs World Heritage UNESCO Site (a monastic complex from the 7th century), or the Stone Circles. Unique pubs also add to the beauty of visiting Waterville; here you can enjoy Irish music and dancing, while sampling traditional Irish food and drinks. Your stay here will surely be a memorable one!

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  • This nice B&B also operates a restaurant in the same venue. However, no prices were…Jul 19, 2013
  • The hotel is very nice and extremely clean. Allen and his wife (don't know her name since…Jul 10, 2015
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Hotel Info: ‎1-877-214-4288‎

from $56
  • Triple Room
  • Family Room, Private Bathroom
  • Quadruple Room with 2 separate rooms each with 1 double bed and sharing 1 exclusive bathroom
  • Single Room
  • Double or Twin Room
  • Double or Twin Room
  • Triple Room

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 10 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 1 floor

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 4:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Express check-in

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets allowed

  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply *

Internet

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Train station pickup *

Parking

  • Free self parking (limited)

  • Free nearby parking

Offsite

  • Area shuttle *

Policies

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 90 per vehicle (one way)

Train station pick-up service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Tennis on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Television in lobby

In the room

Home comforts
  • Climate control
  • Coffee/tea maker
Sleep well
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Fireplace
  • Separate dining area
Freshen up
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Special features

Dining

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in seafood and serves breakfast and dinner.

The Old Cable Historic House - Waterville’s small print

Policies

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 90 per vehicle (one way)

Train station pick-up service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The Old Cable Historic House - Waterville

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