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The arty area of Castletownsend awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Castletownsend and enjoy the area's churches, art galleries and monuments. One of the city's many top draws is its seaside. Dun Na Sead and West Cork Model Railway Village are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Castletownsend

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Castletownsend a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • West Cork Model Railway Village (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Skibbereen and West Carbery Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Rosscarbery Golf and Adventure Centre (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Waterfall Alpaca Farm (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Dunmore Golf Club (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • West Cork Surf School (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Castletownsend

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Castletownsend is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lough Hyne (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Warren Beach (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Owenahincha Beach (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Mount Gabriel (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Inchydoney Island Beach (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Kilravock Garden (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)

Where to stay around Castletownshend?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 105 holiday lettings near Castletownshend. From 27 Houses to 4 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Castletownshend is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Castletownshend?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Castletownshend. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Castle Townshend: 205 holiday lettings
  • Skibbereen and West Carbery Golf Club: 262 holiday lettings
  • Owenahincha Beach: 132 holiday lettings
  • Schull Harbour: 299 holiday lettings
  • Skibbereen Heritage Centre: 262 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Castletownshend listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Castletownshend?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 Houses in Castletownshend. Our other popular types of Castletownshend holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 66 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 66 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Castletownshend?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Castletownshend. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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