Destination guide

The cozy city of Clonakilty awaits you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Clonakilty. This city's spas, surfing and bars attract many visitors, and its welcoming and relaxing location add to the charm. West Cork Model Railway Village and Charles Fort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Clonakilty

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Clonakilty has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • West Cork Model Railway Village (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • West Cork Surf School (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Dunmore Golf Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Rosscarbery Golf and Adventure Centre (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Bandon Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Waterfall Alpaca Farm (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Clonakilty

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Clonakilty is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Inchydoney Island Beach (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Owenahincha Beach (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Warren Beach (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Warrenscourt Wood (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Lough Hyne (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • The Gearagh (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Clonakilty

The nearest airport is in Cork (ORK), located 24.5 mi (39.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Clonakilty?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 83 vacation rentals near Clonakilty. From 48 Cottages to 48 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Clonakilty for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Clonakilty?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Clonakilty. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Inchydoney Island Beach: 152 vacation rentals
  • West Cork Surf School: 152 vacation rentals
  • Michael Collins Centre: 134 vacation rentals
  • West Cork Model Railway Village: 153 vacation rentals
  • Ringfort Lios-na-gCon: 144 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Cottages in Clonakilty?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 48 Cottages in Clonakilty. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Clonakilty include:

  • Bungalows: 48 rentals available
  • Houses: 23 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Clonakilty?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Clonakilty. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.