Cottages in County Cork

Welcome to our selection of holiday cottages and properties available to rent in County Cork, Ireland.

A Lonely Planet favourite, Cork is located in a stunning natural harbour in the South West of Ireland and offers something for the whole family. Enjoy action-packed watersports like kayaking, rib rides or the sea safari, year-round festivals and events devoted to the best of Irish food, beverages and music or journey back in time to Charles Fort, the infamous Cork City Gaol and historic Cobh, famous for its tales of emigration and links to the doomed Titanic. And of course a trip to Cork wouldn’t be complete without a kiss for the Blarney Stone!

Simply click on the name of the property for photographs and more details. All country cottages and holiday properties have on-line availability, rates and booking facilities.

Featured Accommodation

Gearagh House

Rossmore, nr. Clonakilty, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 11. Built in 1840 by the Earl of Bandon, this former schoolhouse offers elegant holiday accommodation, complete with an outdoor heated swim spa for 8. Inside, there is a recreation room with sauna, steam shower and exercise equipment. Cottage Code: W32171.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • 19th Century

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Blackwater Farm Lodge

nr. Mallow, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 8. Just a short stroll from the Blackwater River, this delightful holiday cottage features complimentary fishing rights for trout and salmon. Dating from the 1800s, it retains many original features including stained wooden floors and open fires. Cottage Code: W5880.

  • Open Fire
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Drishane Cottage

nr. Skibbereen, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 4. This cosy old holiday property stands alone on a secluded headland, with direct access to a sandy beach below. Sympathetically renovated to a very good standard, it lies within the Loch Hyne Conservation Area with its marine nature reserve. Cottage Code: ZCC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Meadow Cottage

Aughadown, nr. Skibbereen, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 8. Set along the picturesque West Cork coastline, this detached cottage offers distinctive holiday accommodation with its cathedral-style wooden ceiling and pretty spiral staircase. Enjoy the stunning views over Roaring Water Bay and Kilcoe Castle. Cottage Code: W31999.

  • Close to Sea
  • 20th Century

Bride Valley Fruit Farm – The Farmhouse

nr. Lismore, Co. Waterford.

Sleeps 9. Set on a working livestock and fruit farm, this stylish farmhouse has been lovingly renovated to provide beautifully appointed holiday accommodation. With trout fishing available on the River Bride, historic Lismore is a short drive away. Cottage Code: W31576.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Dunmanus House

Dunkelly, Goleen, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 15. With grounds extending down to the water’s edge, this well-appointed detached holiday home enjoys a delighfully secluded setting with views over Dunmanus Bay. Nearby Mizen Head, claims to be the most southerly point on the island of Ireland. Cottage Code: W31557.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Mizen Holiday Cottages – Julia’s

Gortduff, nr. Goleen, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 6 – 9. Renovated to exacting standards, these two detached former farmhouses are located a quiet country lane just a short stroll from the rocky shoreline of the Mizen Peninsula. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: W32155.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • 19th Century

Harbour View House

Ardgroom, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 6. With panoramic views over Kenmare Bay and the Beara Mountains, this delightful property is just ½ mile from the sea. The lively towns of Glengariff and Kenmare are within easy reach, with many local restaurants serving freshly caught seafood. Cottage Code: YLJ.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Harkaway Cottage

Skenakilla, Castletownroche, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 6. Carefully converted from traditional farm buildings, this single-storey adjoining cottage now offers well-appointed holiday accommodation, including a shared games room. The nearby village of Castletownroche stands on the River Awbeg. Cottage Code: W31928.

  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Ardura Beg Cottage

Ballydehob, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 5. Set in a wonderfully secluded location just 50 yards from the sea, this nicely designed and furnished cottage has a cosy and romantic feel. Boasting spectacular views over Roaring Water Bay, it is surrounded by a colourful gardens. Cottage Code: YLV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • 19th Century

Lakeside Lodge

nr. Bantry, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 4. With views of Bantry Bay, this comfortable property stands detached within the owner’s grounds. Well placed for touring, it lies on the road to Glengarriff, just 2 miles from the historic town of Bantry. Cottage Code: YUQ.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century