Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Cobh is ready to explore

The area's cathedral and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Cobh. This city's seaside, restaurants and bars attract many visitors, and its welcoming and relaxing location add to the charm. Blarney Stone and Blarney Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Cobh

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Cobh a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Titanic Trail (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Cobh Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Fota Wildlife Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Raffeen Creek Golf Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Hitchmough's Equestrian Centre (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Trabolgan Bird of Prey Centre (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Cobh

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cobh. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cork Heritage Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Fitzgerald Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Ballynamona Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Redbarn Beach (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Front Strand Beach (18.4 mi / 29.7 km)

How to get to and around Cobh

Fly into Cork (ORK), the closest airport, located 9.2 mi (14.9 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Cobh Station.

Where to stay around Cobh?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 49 holiday lettings near Cobh. From 33 Houses to 6 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cobh for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Annie Moore Statue: 100 holiday lettings
  • St. Colman's Cathedral: 100 holiday lettings
  • Cobh Heritage Centre: 100 holiday lettings
  • Titanic Trail: 101 holiday lettings
  • Cobh Station: 100 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cobh 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 Cobh?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 33 Houses in Cobh. Our other popular types of Cobh holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cobh?

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