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Glandore, County Cork (Ref. 938478)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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10 Customer Review(s)

  • “Holiday cottage could have been a lot cleaner, especially the cupboards and drawers in kitchen area It was a lot cleaner when we stayed last year.”

    Be nice to have a new outside table and chairs.

    - Arthur, July 2021

About the property

Glandore 2.5 miles.

This excellent holiday cottage has views out to sea and the Galley Head Lighthouse and is located just outside the harbour village of Glandore, on the south coast of Ireland in County Cork.

Quiet and peaceful, this property will make for a fantastic getaway for those looking to escape the stresses of everyday life while still being within easy reach of all the action should it take your fancy.

With two comfortable bedrooms on offer the main part of this property is the open plan living area with a kitchen and dining and sitting areas, great for keeping everyone close to hand and together at the table while a delicious meal is prepared.

With the sun out, open up the patio doors and let the summer’s breeze run through the property while you step out enjoying a well-earned drink as you plan tomorrow’s activities while taking in the fantastic scenery.

Just down the road you will find yourself in the quiet village of Glandore, a popular destination for Irish holidaymakers, with a small harbour and home to a selection of pubs where you can take in the local atmosphere, plus a restaurant should you wish to take the night off from cooking.

After eating, go for a walk and take in some of the stunning local scenery; you will not be disappointed.

You are only a half hour walk from the Drombeg stone circle and Coppingers Court or you could head towards Tralong Beach and Mill Cove.

Just a ten minute drive away Rosscarbery Beach, also well worth a trip.

Visit the thriving market town of Skibbereen further afield, with beautiful sandy beaches where you can relax and go for a stroll.

Spend the day in Cork city, kiss the Blarney Stone, call in to Kinsale or go scuba diving in Baltimore for a unique experience.

Do all that this fantastic part of Ireland has to offer or simply take it easy and enjoy the view from your patio!

An excellent property, and a perfect location for whatever you choose to do so book now before it’s too late.


  • All ground floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x adult bunks
  • Bathroom with bath, shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area (seats 3) with solid fuel stove.
  • Electric storage heating with solid fuel stove
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge, TV with Free-to-air channels, WiFi
  • Electricity and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2.5 miles.

About the location


Union Hall 2 miles; Rosscarbery 5 miles; Skibbereen 8 miles; Cork Airport 33 miles.

Situated in West Cork, in an area of stunning coastal scenery, Glandore (Gaelic translation - Harbour of the Oaks), is acclaimed as one of the prettiest villages in Ireland, and occupies a superb setting at the head of a spectacular natural wooded harbour. The area has a mild year-round climate, generated by the Gulf Stream ocean current. Glandore has pubs and three restaurants, whilst the nearby fishing village of Union Hall provides further amenities and a large fishing fleet; boats arrive daily with fresh catches of seafood, which can be enjoyed in all the local restaurants. Both Glandore and Union Hall have delightful, sheltered harbours with year-round water activities including sailing, sea angling, whale watching and rowing regattas. Golf can be enjoyed at Skibbereen, Clonakilty and Bantry, while sandy Blue Flag beaches can be found at Inchydoney, Rosscarbery and Tragumna.