Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa has twice been awarded ‘Ireland's Leading Spa Resort’. It has elegant bedrooms with balconies offering stunning views of West Cork’s sandy beaches. The spacious rooms have luxurious furnishings, flat-screen TVs and Nespresso coffee machines. Rooms include bathrooms with bathrobes, slippers and hairdryers. With panoramic sea views, guests can dine in the award-winning Gulfstream Restaurant, which serves fine French and Mediterranean cuisine, and daily seafood specials. With a warm décor and offering a tasty bar menu, the Dunes Pub & Bistro has a nautical theme. The Island Spa has fantastic facilities including the Seawater Therapy Pool, which pumps water in from the ocean outside. There is a variety of massages, beauty treatments and body wraps available. The hotel is located just outside of Clonakilty town, and the Dunmore Golf Club is a 5-minute drive away. Guests can enjoy horseback riding, surfing and whale watching in the area.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 2, 2008

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.9)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Free parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
1 full bed
2 twin beds
1 full bed
2 twin beds
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Clonakilty
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  • Ruth
    Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia
    Breakfast was 5 star and amazing choice, and the view of the sea great. Also little thoughtful gestures, like chocolates on my pillow before I went to bed, and the invoice discreetly put under door, early morning before I got to check in were...
  • Deirdre
    Location excellent, bed so comfy, food delic, staff so friendly, John Spillane fab
  • Ciara
    Sea view balcony was amazing. Bedrooms very comfortable. Staff extremely friendly.
  • Kate
    Visited Inchydonny on our babymoon. Staff are so helpful and friendly. The hotel itself is beautifully decorated with stunning views. The spa and pool facilities are lovely and the staff go above and beyond
  • Aedin
    The food was delicious , the staff were so helpful and friendly , the hotel was out of this world and the location was to die for
  • Maria
    perfect location staff were lovely food was delicious
  • Angela
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Heavenly! Location is beautiful, beds comfy, room spacious & bright. Food top quality. Staff friendly & very helpful. Pool is incredible, salt water, no chlorine, a delight to use & feel fully refreshed. A welcome drink on arrival & a wee...
  • Siobhan
    the experience was lovely from start to finish. only there for one night but felt so much longer, a lovely switch off
  • Caroline
    Loved the location of the hotel right on the beach. Loved everything about the hotel
  • Nora
    Staff were very friendly and the food was excellent

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi, Have you any availability for one night B and B in August for two adults? Kind Regards, Eva

    Afternoon Eva, We are very heavily booked for the summer. Please give me a call on 0238821107 and I can discuss this further with you. Kind Regards Claire
    Answered on 2 August 2021
  • Can i get gift voucher without date

    All our vouchers would have 5year expiry dates on them .
    Answered on 6 March 2021
  • Hi have you any dates left in July thanks

    Hi Thank you for your message, we are nearly all booked up now for the summer, we have the odd 1 night stay left. You can call our reservations team..
    Answered on 3 May 2021
  • Your place looks amazing. Planning a trip in July 2023 with some friends (4 total) and we would be interested in an apartment stay for a few days. 😁☘️

    Please ring the hotel for more information.
    Answered on 1 August 2022
  • hello is this beautiful hotel booked out for 2022

    Please ring the hotel for more information.
    Answered on 1 August 2022
  • I would like to purchase voucher for accommodation for two adults for one night stay,with breakfast. What is average cost,say May/September .?

    Please check our official site for voucher information.
    Answered on 1 August 2022
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Gulfstream Restaurant
    • Cuisine

Amenities of Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa
Great facilities! Review score, 9.2

Most popular amenities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Spa
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Beachfront
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • View
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Beach
  • Horseback riding
  • Pool table
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • ATM on site
    • Fax/Photocopying
    • Dry cleaning
    • Babysitting/Child services
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    Safety & security
    • Safe
    • Smoke-free property
    • Elevator
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Indoor swimming pool
    • Open all year
    • Pool with view
    • Heated pool
    • Saltwater pool
    • Swimming pool toys
    • Turkish/Steam Bath
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Spa
      Additional charge
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    Languages Spoken
    • German
    • English
    • French
    • Polish

    Sustainability initiatives

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

    House rules

    Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM


    From 7:00 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.

    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

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa American Express Cash Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    All treatments at Island Spa must be pre booked to avoid disappointment.

    Children's hours in the pool are from 10:30am to 12:30pm and from 3pm to 5pm.

    FAQs about Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa

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

    • Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa is 2.1 miles from the center of Clonakilty. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • The nearest beach is 650 feet from Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa include:

      • Twin/Double

    • The prices at Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Yes, Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa has 1 restaurant:

      • Gulfstream Restaurant

    • Check-in at Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

    • Guests staying at Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Gluten-free

    • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa on this page.

    • Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Spa
      • Fitness center
      • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
      • Sauna
      • Massage
      • Turkish/Steam Bath
      • Pool table
      • Beachfront
      • Walking tours
      • Live music/Performance
      • Temporary art galleries
      • Beach
      • Horseback riding
      • Live sports events (broadcast)
      • Movie nights
      • Swimming pool
      • Bike tours
      • Tour or class about local culture