Our Home is focused on ensuring residents are in a safe and calm environment with the knowledge that they are free to live to the best of their capacity.

Situated on a five-acre site within the sheltered and picturesque setting of Tralee Bay, and located just under one mile from Tralee town centre in an area of great natural beauty and tranquillity, we provide exceptional care for 64 residents. Our rooms have private en suite and most are single occupancy.

Residents at Aperee Living Tralee enjoy a relaxed, safe and secure environment where person-centred care is a core principal of our ethos. Care is provided by our accredited staff who are individually and collectively focused on tending to residents with respect, compassion, trust and excellence.  We are supported on delivering on our promise by a competent team of experts and service providers who share our passion for good quality care. Collectively our aim is the health and happiness of all who live, work and visit Aperee Living Tralee.

** Please note that the below photos were taken prior to Covid-19 restrictions.**

At Aperee Living Tralee you are assured of best practice care giving, and therapeutic and recreational facilities.

We are continually listening and improving so that we can enhance and develop ways to ensure the best possible quality of life for all who live, work and visit the home. 

We strive to provide a homely atmosphere throughout the premises which is further enhanced by the warmth and welcome of the central area which encourages all to participate in social activities and to integrate with friends and visitors.

Aperee Living Tralee is located close to the town, Siamsa Tire, Shopping Centres, Sliabh Mish mountains and to the sea. This enables our residents the opportunity to partake in community and social activities.

At Aperee Living Tralee you are assured of best practice care giving, and therapeutic and recreational facilities.

Cecilia McGarry is from Tralee Co Kerry and is a dual qualified nurse registered with NMBI as RPN, RCN. Cecilia has over 10 years nurse management experience and has previously held roles as CNM2 and ADON in both acute and community care and more recently older persons services. Cecilia holds a Masters in Applied Healthcare Management from University College Dublin.

Cecilia is resident focused and has a special interest in end of life care, palliative care and bereavement care, and has undertaken post graduate studies through The Irish Hospice Foundation and the Royal College of Surgeons in these areas. She has a specific interest in risk management and quality and holds a Certificate in Quality and Leadership from Royal College of Surgeons.

Cecilia is professional and personable in her approach and enjoys the challenge of leading teams to ensure the best outcome for residents in her care, while also ensuring that all staff work to their best.

Cecilia McGarry

Director of Nursing at Aperee Living Tralee

High Standard of Living

Types of Care

At Aperee Living Tralee we ensure that residents have access to everything they need when they need it.


“I feel at home and secure that the
carers really know what they are doing”

Name of Person
Age 87


Healthy lifestyle choices and recreational activities are an integral part of how we operate on a daily basis at Aperee Living Tralee. Our aim is to encourage residents to continue with pastimes and hobbies as well as facilitating social and community contacts.

Residents can request any activity that they are interested in and we will endeavour to facilitate requests that are safe and within reason. In addition, activities such as the following are integral parts of our weekly activities diary:

  • Gardening
  • Men’s Club
  • Walking Club
  • Pet Therapy 
  • Card Groups
  • Board Games
  • Bingo
  • Exercise Class/Mini Gym/Yoga
  • Music and Dance
  • Crafts including Art, knitting, cookery

Other activities such as

  • Beautician
  • Hairdressing
  • Chiropody
  • Podiatry 
  • Aromatherapy
  • Reiki


Our Homes

Contact Number
066 711 9090


Director of Nursing
Cecilia McGarry

Visiting Hours
Open visiting till 10pm

Please note due to Covid19 restrictions visitation must be prearranged with the Director of Nursing.

Skehanagh, Tralee,
Co. Kerry, Ireland,
V92 AX22
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