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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Glengarriff, Ireland your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking to get away to a scenic part of Ireland might like to try Glengarriff in County Cork. This lovely village is located in the south west of the country and has many things for holidaymakers to do and see. Visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs, cottages and campsites.

Things to do on holiday to Glengarriff, Ireland

Glengarriff and the surrounding areas have many fun things to do. Hikers can enjoy some fantastic walks in the area including The Beara Way, which runs from Kenmare to Glengarriff. There are plenty of places for cycling and horse riding in the area as well.

Golf fans can play at a challenging 9-hole course in Glengarriff and there are 18-hole courses within close proximity to the village as well. The bay area offers various water based activities such as boating and sailing as well as canoeing and kayaking. Shore fishing is very popular in the area with many varieties of fish here such as conger eels, cod, skate, ling and spotted dogfish.

In spite of being a small village there are plenty of bars, cafes and restaurants for tourists to enjoy local fare as well as some international dishes. There are shops too from which to buy various gifts and souvenirs. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to purchase food and drink from a number of stores in the village.

Places to visit on holiday to Glengarriff, Ireland

Visitors to Glengarriff will find many interesting places in and around the village including the national forest, which is home to some of the oldest oak and birch groves in Ireland. One of the most popular attractions is the Italian Gardens on Garnish Island, which can be reached by boat. Bamboo Park is another attractive place to visit in Glengarriff with its exotic bamboos, palms and ferns. For some indoor interest, visitors may like to try the Catherine Hammond Gallery in the heart of the village. The city of Cork is about an hour and a half’s drive away and has some fine old buildings including two cathedrals and museums.

Weather in Glengarriff, Ireland

The warmest time of the year in this part of Ireland is July and August when the average high temperature is 20 degrees centigrade. Winters are cold with January averaging just a high of 8 degrees centigrade and a low of 2 degrees. December is usually the wettest month of the year with an average of 122mm rainfall, while April and June are normally the driest months with an average 57mm of rainfall in each.

Travel to Glengarriff, Ireland

Cork Airport (ORK) is approximately one hour and 30 minutes drive from Glengarriff. Aer Lingus have flights from Cork to various European airports including Amsterdam (AMS), London-Gatwick (LGW), London-Heathrow (LHW), Munich (MUC) and Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG). Ryanair also have flights from Cork going to Dublin (DUB), Liverpool (LPL), London-Gatwick (LGW), London-Stansted (STN) and Malaga (AGP). The car rental firms 353, Alamo and National, Avis, Budget, Dooley, Hertz and Thrifty are all represented at the arrivals concourse in the airport.

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  • 2 BA
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Cottage #87987
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #6519961
  • 11 BR
  • 9 BA
  • Sleeps 22
Apartment #1995789
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  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
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Cottage #6917421
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  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #8100870
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
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Cottage #6020598
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 8
House #494666
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Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 10 BR
  • 6 BA
  • Sleeps 20
Apartment #1995793
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6020593
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #2254540
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #1986512
  • 2 BR
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #1986706
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6020595
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Exceptional! 5/5
(41 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #6459
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Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(8 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #1907977
8
Viewed 34 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 19 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 15 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(35 reviews)
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  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #871958
35
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(24 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #90296
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Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(10 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #456757
10
Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #6856803
4
Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(14 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #188854vb
14
Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
House #6477783
6
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8129148
14
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(10 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Farmhouse #1369056
10
Viewed 18 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 25 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 28 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Multiple rentals House #8031009
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Viewed 10 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 11 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(10 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #1693013
10
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(8 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #2505429
8
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(7 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 7
Castle #1101459
7
Viewed 150 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 11 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(8 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #1804222
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Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(7 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #6477804
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Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #576822vb
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6500289
3
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8073204
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Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #6736856
4
Viewed 15 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
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Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(8 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Townhome #4054544
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Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(55 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Multiple rentals Cottage #72453
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Viewed 13 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 22 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
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Multiple rentals House #1095455
8
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
House #6689384
4
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #2558510
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Viewed 11 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 6 times in the last 48 hours
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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