Destination guide

The arty area of Castletownsend awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Castletownsend and enjoy the area's churches, art galleries and monuments. One of the city's many top draws is its seaside. Dun Na Sead and West Cork Model Railway Village are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Castletownsend

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Castletownsend a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • West Cork Model Railway Village (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Skibbereen and West Carbery Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Rosscarbery Golf and Adventure Centre (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Waterfall Alpaca Farm (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Dunmore Golf Club (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • West Cork Surf School (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Castletownsend

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Castletownsend is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lough Hyne (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Warren Beach (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Owenahincha Beach (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Mount Gabriel (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Inchydoney Island Beach (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Kilravock Garden (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)

Can I find a vacation rental around Castletownsend?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 85 vacation rentals near Castletownsend. From 48 cottages to 72 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Castletownsend for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Cottages in Castletownsend?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 48 Cottages in Castletownsend. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Castletownsend include:

  • Houses: 72 rentals available
  • Cabins: 48 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 48 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Castletownsend?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Castletownsend. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.