Located on the Ring of Kerry, between Killarney and Killorglin, Ivy Lodge is an ideal base for exploring this spectacularly scenic area by car.
You will see a variety of animals while you are at the farm. A family of goats, a pot-bellied pig, a flock of white geese, and a Kerry cow are all part of the farm experience. The friendly border collies bred on the farm adore all of their human visitors.
The many popular destinations nearby include Molls Gap, scenic vantage points and, of course, the town of Killarney.
Killarney offers excellent dining, shopping, bicycle rentals, and horse-drawn carriage rides to Muckross House.
A variety of nearby activities await, whether you prefer Irish music, pubs, golfing, sailing, windsurfing, shooting, horse riding, hill walking, climbing, diving or fishing.
Within Walking Distance
There are also many activities available on and around the farm. Pony rides and fishing are popular activities for quiet days on the farm. Ballymalis Castle, an historic landmark, is just a short quiet walk from the farm. Once there, you may wish to explore the scenic banks of the river Laune.