Laced with winding roads and Irish charm, West Cork is a verdant landscape full of ancient monuments, mysterious castles and some of the finest food in Ireland. This charming location is one of the most popular vacation destinations in Ireland.
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Popular Rental Amenities in West Cork
Properties can be selected based on your personal preferences. Above, you will find the number of rentals that include a specific feature in West Cork. You can easily search and find a vacation rental fitting your needs in West Cork if you can't imagine a vacation without internet or you want to tune out with some TV time, as most accommodations provide "Internet" and "TV." Not as many vacation rentals in West Cork are available if you travel with your pet or if you want a rental with a jacuzzi as "Hot tub" and "Air conditioning" are not very popular features in West Cork.
The Weather in West Cork
The above is a climate diagram for West Cork. During July, maximum temperatures go up to more than 64° February is the coolest month, with average minimal temperature reaching 37°. The rainiest month is December while the driest month is April.
7-Day Weather Forecast in West Cork
Accommodations for your vacation in West Cork
For a unique cultural experience head to Skibbereen Heritage Center in the town's former gasworks, a haunting exhibition about the famine with actors reading contemporary accounts of Ireland's troubled but fascinating history.
Children will love imagining times past at Charles Fort, Europe's best preserved 17th Century artillery fort. Adults and kids alike are delighted by the model railway village, a gigantic recreation of 1940s life in West Cork. You can catch train there from Clonakilty.
Blackrock Castle is an important center for science and plays host to year round events which are focused on the its prominent observatory. Not only are there tours of the ancient castle which is over 400 years old and has a rich history but there are also tours of the research observatory and science center. Billed as a 'watch tower for the skies', Blackrock Castle is also known for its excellent cafe.
The harbour town of Kinsale is one of the best places in Ireland to seek refuge in a storm even when the weather is fair. Kinsale is traversed by narrow streets and full of lively bars and excellent restaurants. The consensus among food lovers is that Kinsale is the culinary epicentre of southwest Ireland. The small town is jam-packed with international standard restaurants and its old harbour is a just a short stroll from the town center.
Sheltered by the islands at the mouth of Bantry Bay and the Sheep's Head hills and Caha Mountains, Bantry is a well groomed old fashioned town full of unique shops. Its old-world charm is exemplified by its harbour where you can enjoy panoramic sea views. Bantry struggled as many Irish towns did throughout the 19th Century but today its oysters and mussels supply menus across County Cork.
Drombeg Stone Circle
Also known as 'the Druid's Altar', this mysterious stone circle dates from megalithic times. It is one of the best preserved of its kind in the county and remains freely accessible to the public.
Surrounded by heather moorland and verdant fields, this saltwater lake on the coast is created by high tide floods twice a day. This unique habitat is home to all manner of flora and fauna, the first marine protected area in Europe. The ruins of a castle dominate the lake's small island.
Information about vacation rentals in West Cork
|🏡 Vacation rentals||1,451 properties|
|💳 Possible discounts||up to 55%|
|🌙 Nightly prices starting at||$53|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Internet, TV and Yard|
|🐾 Pet friendly accommodations||107 properties|
|🏊 Vacation rentals with pools||146 properties|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the nightly price for a vacation home in West Cork?
The nightly price of accommodations in West Cork starts at $53. If you would like to stay in a cabin, the average price is $224 per night. A house rental West Cork will cost $276 per night on average.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in West Cork?
Currently there are 1,451 vacation homes to choose from for your trip.
What amenities are most popular for vacation rentals in West Cork?
The most popular amenities for vacation rentals in West Cork include accommodations with: Internet, TV, and Yard.
How many vacation rentals with a pool are there in West Cork?
Discover 146 vacation rentals available in West Cork.
Are dogs allowed in vacation rentals in West Cork?
If traveling with a dog in West Cork, 7% of vacation rentals are pet-friendly.
What's the best month to travel to West Cork?
If looking for a vacation rental in West Cork, keep in mind that rainy season is typically in December or August, with April often being the driest.
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