The Emmet is a boutique hotel located on a Georgian Square in the heart of Clonakilty, surrounded by the beaches and coast of the Wild Atlantic Way. There is free private parking outside the hotel and free WiFi is offered throughout. Each room with attached bathroom is individually styled and come with Nespresso Coffee Machines and tea making facilities. The Emmet uses locally sourced food and this can be enjoyed in the Front Bar, the Garden Room Restaurant, the Emmet Garden or our library. Food is served throughout the day from early morning until 20:00 every night. The garden area is available for outdoor dining, private barbecue events, and offers a place for children to play. The staff are happy to help with any information or guidance about the area. The Emmet Front Bar is a place to enjoy many of the local beers, gins and whiskeys.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

FREE parking!


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Room Type
Number of guests
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 full bed
3 twin beds
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Brenda
    Very good and helpful staff, clean nice welcoming room, tea/coffee/water facility and very nice breakfast .
  • Louise
    Hotel in central location in clonakilty, very good breakfast, room clean and comfortable. Had dinner in the restaurant and it was great.
  • Jon
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Very comfortable rooms. Outstanding service and professional staff, great location.

Hotel area info

2 Restaurants On Site

  • The Garden Room
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free
  • The Sunroom
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free

Amenities of Emmet Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 2 restaurants
  • Room service
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Beach
  • Mini golf
    Additional charge
  • Horseback riding
    Additional charge
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Windsurfing
    Additional charge
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
    Additional chargeOff-site
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Pet bowls
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Polish

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Emmet Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM


From 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted Emmet Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Lunch and dinner is available from 12:00 - 21:00.

If you have booked 4 rooms or more, there is a different cancellation policy from the one shown on this webpage. This is as follows:

You must cancel at least 14 days in advance to avoid cancellation charges.

If canceling at least 8 days in advance, the Emmet Hotel will charge you 50% of the total cost.

If canceling 7 days in advance (or fewer), the Emmet Hotel will charge you 100% of the total cost.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Emmet Hotel

  • Emmet Hotel has 2 restaurants:

    • The Sunroom
    • The Garden Room

  • Emmet Hotel is 1,150 feet from the center of Clonakilty. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Emmet Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Emmet Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Room options at Emmet Hotel include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Family
    • Triple
    • Twin

  • Emmet Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Mini golf
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beach
    • Horseback riding

  • Guests staying at Emmet Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free