Knightstown, Valentia Island, Co. Kerry
GPSLat: 55N 55'35.57" Long: 10S 17'16.89"
Region West Coast
Location Valentia, Co. Kerry

Located on the stunning Kerry Coast Valentia Harbour has been known as a port of safe haven for sailors over the centuries, thankfully today Knightstown Pontoons can offer a unique island experience with all the comforts required for those coming off the high seas! Our pontoons are fully equipped with shore power and water, the bustling village of Knightstown & the island ready to be explored while the majestic Kerry Mountains watch over you’re floating home!

Gathering Cruise Special Offers and Special Welcomes
Weather permitting a Welcoming BBQ with live music will be held on the waterfront on Monday 29th July, for all visiting sailors, their families and locals – met & greet island style! Will be updating shortly with offers/discounts available to participants from local business providers.
Mooring Options
Marina Berths
25
Moorings
0
Pier Wall
No
Pontoon
Yes
Anchorage
Yes
Harbour Wall with Ladder
No
Dangers
Harbor clearly marked
Shelter
Safe harbor & shelter in all prevailing winds
Facilities
Green Diesel
Yes
Slipway
Yes
Petrol
Yes
Water
Tap
Laundry Facilities
Yes
Shower
Yes
Hot showers
Lifting Facilities
25 ton
Maritime Services
Yacht Club
No
Mechanic
Murphy Marine Services 087 280 9861 info@murphymarineservices.com and Valentia Island Ribs +353 (0)86 350 0036 martin@vir.ie
Electrician
Dominic Lyne Electrical & Services 086 812 1561
Sail repair
Murphy Marine Services 087 280 9861 info@murphymarineservices.com
Chandlery
Yes
Local Facilities
Pubs
2
Shops
One local shop in village & farmhouse dariy. Also large grocery deliveries directly to the pontoons.
Public Transport
Valentia Island Car Ferry operates between Knightstown & the Mainland daily from 7.45 am to 9.30 pm (Easter to Oct), Bus Eireann runs daily bus services from Cahersiveen to Killarney & Tralee. Local taxi & water taxi services also available.
Airport Distance
Kerry Airport, Farranfore, Co. Kerry +353 (0)66 976 4644. Distance 68 km from Knightstown via Car Ferry
Cultural Resources
• Tourist Office located on the waterfront in Knightstown • Bicycle Hire (Knightstown) • Internet Café (Knightstown) • Coffee Shops  The Coffee Dock (open from 9am till late)  Knightstown Coffee Shop (open 11am till late)  Ceol na Mhara Coffee Shop (Coramore) • Pubs  The Royal with live music nightly
Contact Information
Harbour Tel
+353 (0)66 947 6985
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