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Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in Castletownbere, Ireland, Your Home Away From Home

The small town of Castletownbere is situated in the county of Cork, in the south-western part of the country of Ireland. A Castletownbere holiday is a favourite for many different types of travellers as it can be as active or as laid-back as you want it to be. A Castletownbere holiday rental cottage makes the ideal, comfortable base in which to lay your head after a busy day sightseeing or activity in the Great Outdoors.

Things to Do on Holiday in Castletownbere, Ireland

A Castletownbere holiday is the perfect choice for those who love The Great Outdoors, in particular those who love the sea! There are plenty of opportunities to indulge in several water sports whilst staying in the town including sea kayaking, scuba diving, sea angling, sailing and windsurfing. Other activities available in the town are the likes of walking, hiking, cycling, horse riding, tennis, swimming and golf. Those on a peaceful break will enjoy the somewhat serene nature of the town and can spend their days strolling around the town’s beautiful Church of The Sacred Heart.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Castletownbere, Ireland

If you feel the need to travel further afield than your comfortable Castletownbere holiday rental cottage then it is worth taking a boat to the wonderful Bear Island, off of the south coast in Bantry Bay. The island receives a lot of visitors each year as it has some spectacular sea views and is home to many archeologically significant sites. These include standing stones, tombs, Martello towers and military fortifications. There are also boat trips from the island out to sea where visitors may be able to catch a glimpse of Orcas, seals or dolphins.

Weather in Castletownbere, Ireland

If you are undecided about whether to book a marvellous Castletownbere holiday rental cottage or not, then the fact that the town experiences a mild Oceanic climate with mild temperatures throughout most of the year may be enough to sway your decision. Generally speaking, the warmest months of the year to have a Castletownbere holiday are July and August when temperatures can reach a maximum of 18 degrees Celsius. The cooler months of December, January and February still offer up maximum temperatures of 10 degrees Celsius during the daytime but can reach as low as 5 degrees Celsius. The average annual rainfall amount for the town is quite high at 44 inches, with the majority of rainfall occurring during the winter months.

Travel to Castletownbere, Ireland

Starting out on a Castletownbere holiday is relatively easy as travellers can fly into Cork International Airport (ORK) which is approximately 2 hours away from the town. There are several large airlines that offer frequent, affordable flights to Cork including Aer Lingus, Ryanair, Air Southwest and Jet2.com. Passengers can leave the UK from numerous airports including Gatwick (LGW), Newquay (NQY), Liverpool (LPL), Newcastle(NCL) and Heathrow (LHR).

    • 4 BR
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    Cottage #1968018
      • 3 BR
      • 4 BA
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      House #1855957
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        • 2 BA
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        Cottage #6717954
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          Cottage #6745032
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            • 3 BR
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            Farmhouse #1249000
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              • 3 BR
              • 1 BA
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              Farmhouse #1249036
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                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                • 3 BR
                • 3 BA
                • Sleeps 6
                House #1086021
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                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Cottage #1907977
                  8
                  Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                    (35 reviews)
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Multiple rentals Cottage #13370
                    35
                    Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (65 reviews)
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Multiple rentals Cottage #13370
                      65
                      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (35 reviews)
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                        • 5 BR
                        • 3 BA
                        • Sleeps 10
                        House #871958
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                        Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
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                          Cottage #456757
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                          Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
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                            • 4 BR
                            • 3 BA
                            • Sleeps 8
                            Cottage #6856803
                            4
                            Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                              (15 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Cottage #8129148
                              15
                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.5/5
                                (6 reviews)
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 3 BA
                                • Sleeps 6
                                House #2014513
                                6
                                Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (6 reviews)
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Cottage #6903260
                                  6
                                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.3/5
                                    (14 reviews)
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                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 3 BA
                                    • Sleeps 6
                                    Cottage #562992vb
                                    14
                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (14 reviews)
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      Cottage #847277
                                      14
                                      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Cottage #576822vb
                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Cottage #6500289
                                          3
                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (34 reviews)
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                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 4 BA
                                            • Sleeps 8
                                            House #400730
                                            34
                                            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                              (14 reviews)
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 5
                                              House #868248
                                              14
                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 3 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                Farmhouse #812720
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                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                  (4 reviews)
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                                                  • 4 BR
                                                  • 3 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                  Cottage #600688
                                                  4
                                                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                    (21 reviews)
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                                                    • 4 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                    House #56329
                                                    21
                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                      (15 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                      Cottage #448636
                                                      15
                                                      Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (7 reviews)
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                                                        • 4 BR
                                                        • 3 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                        House #391267vb
                                                        7
                                                        Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                          Bungalow #1106570
                                                          3
                                                          Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                            (9 reviews)
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                            Townhome #4054544
                                                            9
                                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                              (55 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                              Multiple rentals Cottage #72453
                                                              55
                                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                (11 reviews)
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                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Cottage #894377
                                                                11
                                                                Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                  (20 reviews)
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  House #528750
                                                                  20
                                                                  Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                    (8 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    Multiple rentals House #1095455
                                                                    8
                                                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (7 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Separate Toilets
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      House #23965
                                                                      7
                                                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Apartment #2558510
                                                                        2
                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                          (9 reviews)
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          Cottage #3495575
                                                                          9
                                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (18 reviews)
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                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                            • 5 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                            House #731509
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                                                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              House #4431219
                                                                              3
                                                                              Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                (16 reviews)
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                House #531104
                                                                                16
                                                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Cottage #1876192
                                                                                  3
                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    Cottage #406978
                                                                                    8
                                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                      (5 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      House #430243
                                                                                      5
                                                                                      Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (9 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Multiple rentals Cottage #1095455
                                                                                        9
                                                                                        Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                                          House #447796
                                                                                          17
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                            (11 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 6 BR
                                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 13
                                                                                            Bungalow #471395vb
                                                                                            11
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Multiple rentals Cottage #72453
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                Cottage #87987
                                                                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Apartment #1381166
                                                                                                  3
                                                                                                  Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                                                    Cottage #6918267
                                                                                                    2
                                                                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                      (29 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      Cottage #721183
                                                                                                      29
                                                                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Castletown-Bearhaven Holiday Cottages & Homes (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Great find

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Great cottage all you could want for self catering very present place great local people and a great local pub ( the tin shed )
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      peaceful and simple luxury

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Well appointed and beautiful property, set in stunning scenery. Friendly and welcoming hosts . Easy access to some of the most fantastic landscapes we've ever seen
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017