The Garryvoe Hotel, Cork, is situated directly overlooking the Ballycotton Bay. It offers luxurious bedrooms, a fine restaurant offering local seafood and a Health Club with a pool and outdoor hot tub. Spacious rooms are modern in design and have spectacular ocean or countryside views, some have both. Rooms also include satellite TV and tea/coffee-making facilities. Free WiFi is available throughout. Each morning the Garryvoe acquires its seafood from the pier at Ballycotton. Guests can also dine in the Lighthouse Bar & Grill and light snacks are offered in the Cave Bar. The Health Club boasts a 25 metre pool, a unique aqua jogging area and an outdoor hot tub. There is also a sauna and a well-equipped gym. This beautiful area of Cork has an abundance of activities including championship golf courses, fishing, water sports, quad biking, Ballymaloe Cookery School, The Jameson Experience, Ballycotton Cliff Walk, Kilkenny Design Centre and Fota Wildlife Park. When booking 6 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room type
Number of guests
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 single bed
1 double bed
1 single bed
1 double bed
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


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

  • Wexchick
    Ireland Ireland
    Location was good. The food was lovely staff attentive. The leasure centre was also good.
  • Sarah
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Spacious high ceilings, big rooms well appointed, superb location
  • Sid
    Germany Germany
    The room was huge and very comfy and even had a little balcony. Located right at the beach you can have a nice walk but otherwise it's pretty isolated so you'll have to drive or walk a while to get to a restaurant or anything like that. The...

Hotel surroundings

2 restaurants on site

  • Samphire Restaurant
    • Open for
  • Lighthouse Bistro
    • Open for

Facilities of Garryvoe Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Room service
  • 2 restaurants
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Luggage storage
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Meeting/banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Lift
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Indoor swimming pool
      • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
      • Fitness centre
      • Sauna
      Languages spoken
      • English
      • Polish

      Property practices

      This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

      House rules
      Garryvoe Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!

      From 16:00
      Until 11:00
      Cancellation/ prepayment
      Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required option.
      Children and beds

      Child policies

      Children of any age are welcome.

      Children 17 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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

      Cot and extra bed policies

      Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

      No age restriction
      There is no age requirement for check-in
      Pets are not allowed.
      When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
      Accepted payment methods
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      FAQs about Garryvoe Hotel

      • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Garryvoe Hotel on this page.

      • Yes, Garryvoe Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

      • Garryvoe Hotel has 2 restaurants:

        • Samphire Restaurant
        • Lighthouse Bistro

      • The prices at Garryvoe Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

      • Garryvoe Hotel is 2.1 miles from the centre of Ballycotton. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

      • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

      • Room options at Garryvoe Hotel include:

        • Single
        • Double
        • Twin
        • Triple
        • Family

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

        • Fitness centre
        • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
        • Sauna
        • Cycling
        • Hiking
        • Fishing
        • Golf course (within 3 km)
        • Swimming Pool

      • The nearest beach is just 200 yards from Garryvoe Hotel. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

      • Check-in at Garryvoe Hotel is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.