Kells Bay House

Country House Accommodation

If you enjoy waking to the natural sounds of mountain streams, birdsong, wind in the trees and the sea in its many guises you should stay here.

RHS Chelsea Flower show

Skywalk Rope Bridge


Visit the Gardens

Click here to enjoy the 6 gardens of Kells Bay, The Ladies Walled Garden, The Primeval Forest, The River Ramble, The Bamboo Glade, the Cliff Walk, the bog walk and the Palm & Succulent garden


Plants for Sale

The Kells Bay Gardens is an enthusiast-owned nursery that specialises in the import of Tree Ferns and also a range of other rare and unusal exotics from around the world. Please contact us in advance if making a visit to...

BBC - Gardeners World

Visit Kells Bay House and Gardens

RTE Nationwide

Billy Alexander interviewed on RTE Nationwide

Dining Room

Sala Thai Restaurant

Sala Thai Restaurant is open each day from 1:00pm to 4:00pm and 6:00pm to 9:00pm (early closing on Mondays, except Bank Holidays).
Booking is advised for evening sittings, please call 066 9477975

Kells Bay House

Southern Symposium at Kells Bay Gardens

Date: Saturday, 10th October, 2020. Speakers to be confirmed shortly.
Please note the new date, due to the Corona virus crisis we have moved the date forward to October.

Dinosaurs at Kells Bay Gardens


Botanical Paintings by Susan Sex and 'Looking out the Window at Kells Bay' by Pauline Bewick

Botanical Paintings by Susan Sex and ‘Looking out the Window at Kells Bay’ by Pauline Bewick

Friends of Kells

Become a Friend of Kells and assist us in the ongoing restoration of these special gardens. Friends have unrestricted access to the gardens all through the year.

Primeval Forest

The History of the Garden at Kells Bay

The History of the Garden at Kells Bay