Activities in Ballyferriter Locality
Fun at the beach
Beach on your doorstep.The beautiful Beal Ban is just a 3 minute walk away.
Amazing walks from doorstep
- Ballydavid by beach
- Clogher Head through the fields
- 3 Sisters
- Ballyferriter by beach
- climb Cruach Mharthain
- Dunquin walk
- and lots lots more
Local Village of Ballyferriter
This lively village is 2.5 km from Cottage.
Ballyferriter is renowned for good food, , lively music sessions and great pubs. It also has well stocked shop.
Has 3 gastro pubs and a hotel called Ceann Sibéal Hotel
Visit Blasket Islands by ferry
Take a short drive from Le Cheile to the ferry.
There are 6 islands called the Blasket Island. Uninhabitied now since 1954. In the 1920’s and 1930’s the Bl;asket Island writers produced books which are regarded as classics in world litreature. On the trip you might be lucky enough to spot whales and dolphins. The Blasket island has a large colony of seals.
Short drive to Blasket Island Interpretative Centre
Looking out on to the Blasket islands, this Centre tells the fascinating story of the inhabitants, their history and culture.
Cycle /walk/drive around beautiful Slea Head from Cottage
Walk to Dingle Golf Links from Le Cheile self catering cottage (10 mins by foot)
Ranks among the top 80 Golf courses in Ireland
Walk to Star Wars film location from Le Cheile Seaside Cottage
In 2016 Ceann Sibéal became the location for part of the Star Wars movie Last Jedi.. Ceann Sibeal is a well known scenic headland on the Dingle Peninsula in South West Ireland. It is also now the Star Wars Episode VIII location of the old Jedi temple where Luke begins Rey’s training in the ways of the force. The rugged coastline and dramatic scenery set the scene as ocean world Ahch-To.