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Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Sheeps Head also enquired about holiday homes in Beara Peninsula (Cork), cottages in Mizen Head and holiday homes in Skibbereen

A holiday rental home in Sheeps Head is a perfect choice for your breakaway to Cork County in Ireland.

A holiday to Ireland is a dream for many. With the beautiful landscapes, fabulous beer and mild temperatures, it is easy to see why. There are a variety of activities and attractions available and a holiday rental home in Sheeps Head will put you near some of the most popular. Each home is well appointed and provides those on holiday with all of the comforts of home.

Things to Do on Holiday to Sheeps Head

One of the most popular activities for those on holiday to Sheeps Head is hiking. The country side is beautiful and there are hikes to suit every skill level. You can set your own route or take part in one of the many hiking tours that are offered. There are tours that are just a few hours long and others that last several days. Taking some time to sample the local cuisine is a must. Try some Sheeps Head specialties such as tripe or crulbeens. Fishing, golf and horseback riding are other options available in Sheeps Head.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Sheeps Head

There are many interesting sites and attractions in and near Sheeps Head. The Red Abbey is one of the last medieval buildings still standing in nearby Cork. The most recognizable building in that city is the Church Tower of Shandon which has long been a symbol of the city. A visit to an English market will give you an idea of how people in the area bought and sold goods hundreds of years ago. A stop to a brewery is a must for adults visiting the area. Murphy’s Brewery produces a variety of ales. They also produce Heineken for the Irish distributors. The Franciscan Well Brewery has been voted “best microbrewery in Ireland” in the past and produces several types of ale and lager.

Weather in Sheeps Head

Sheeps Head and the surrounding areas are known for quite a lot of rain and fog. The temperatures, however, are mild the whole year through. The average summer highs are just 16 to 18 degrees, with average lows of between 9 and 10 degrees. It cools down a bit for spring with average high temperatures of 11 to 14 degrees. During the winter, the average low is between 2 and 4 degrees and the average high is between 7 and 8 degrees. As mentioned above, there is some rain each month. The most falls during December with 133mm.

Travel to Sheeps Head

The closest airport to Sheeps Head is Cork Airport (ORK), located 104 km away. The closest ferry is Cork Ferry Terminal, 113 km from Sheeps Head.

Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 10
House #391267vb
5
Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(4 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #2014513
4
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #6856803
2
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 10
Cottage #63458
2
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6918106
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Cottage #6918267
1
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #6917658
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #6917369
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #6917213
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 7
Farmhouse #496293
14
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #1968229
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Cottage #324758
2
Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(4 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Multiple rentals Barn #97480
4
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 10
Multiple rentals Cottage #97480
11
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #1966401
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #1965396
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #1085505
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  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #6518112
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #6717965
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #6917285
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #6917152
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6917436
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #6917494
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #6918076
  • 3 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #6917281
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #6916989
  • 4 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6918349
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #6917163
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #6917657
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6917684
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6917807
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #847277
13
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(53 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Multiple rentals Cottage #72453
53
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Multiple rentals Chalet #72453
6
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Multiple rentals House #1095455
8
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Multiple rentals House #1095455
2
Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(34 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #871958
34
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Multiple rentals Cottage #72453
Exceptional! 5/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Multiple rentals Cottage #1095455
9
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #448636
14
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.3/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #562992vb
14
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #1969723
1
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #4431219
2
Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #6918253
Excellent! 4.7/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #3495575
9
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Townhome #4054544
5
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Chateau / Country House #2579195
  • 4 BR
  • 5 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Apartment #1995807
1
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #6828880
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #6280770
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Recent Reviews

Excellent!

5 of 5
Peaceful and relaxing..........
  • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017

Beautiful barn in a beautiful location

5 of 5
I was so touched by the warm welcome I received on my late arrival. It is such a cosy, restful place in a truly stunning location. And the bed had the best mattress I've ever slept on! Wonderful place!
  • Review Submitted: Feb 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017