Discover a selection of 26 vacation rentals in Ballycotton, IE that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and parking. Prices start at $75 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Ballycotton. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Tranquil Ballycotton will entice you

The ocean views and countryside create a pretty picture of Ballycotton. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this relaxing city. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Ballycotton

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Ballycotton a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Douglas Golf Club (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Ballymaloe Gardens (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Youghal Golf Club (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Titanic Trail (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Swell Surf School (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Perks Entertainment Center (10 mi / 16.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ballycotton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ballycotton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ballynamona Beach (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Redbarn Beach (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Cork Harbour (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Ardmore Beach (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Ballycotton Cliff Walk (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Ballymaloe Gardens (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Ballycotton

The nearest airport is in Cork Airport (ORK), located 20.5 mi (33 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Ballycotton?

Whether you're after a cozy retreat for you and your sweetie or someplace spacious to fit family and friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Ballycotton. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • "Luxury Holiday Cottage By A Secluded Beach Near Ballycotton" is a favorite with guests. Around 1 mile from Ballycotton, it has 4 bedrooms and plenty of handy amenities, including cable/satellite TV services and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • Alternatively, get comfortable at "Daisys Cottage Barnabrow". Located around 4 miles from the heart of Ballycotton, it has 3 bedrooms and features a dryer and free WiFi.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Ballycotton vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Ballycotton?

If you feel the need to completely switch off for a few days, you'll find lots of fantastic weekend getaways in and near Ballycotton. Take a well-deserved break at one of these top options:

  • Located around 6 miles to the north of Ballycotton, "Castlemartyr Holiday Mews' - 3 Bed" has everything you need for a quick weekend escape, including an oven and free WiFi. When it's time to venture out, there are plenty of outdoor attractions to visit like Ballynamona Beach and Mitchelstown Golf Club.
  • Also consider "The Roadshed Apartment @ Rohan’s Farm", which is around 7 miles northwest of Ballycotton. After exploring nearby attractions such as Mallow Golf Course and Hitchmough's Equestrian Centre, put your feet up in your rental and make use of a boat, free WiFi and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Ballycotton?

Studio apartments set a high bar when it comes to location and convenience. Browse these studio apartments for rent in or near Ballycotton and discover the local vibe and culture:

  • Explore the world around you from the comfort of "The Roadshed Apartment @ Rohan’s Farm". This vacation rental is a great base for sightseeing and features amenities including a water park and golf.
  • Alternatively, switch to vacation mode at "Country Farmhouse Self Catering Accommodation", which offers conveniences including a fridge and a nearby beach.

When it's time to step foot outside your studio apartment and cross off the sights, there's lots to keep you occupied around Ballycotton. Love cultural attractions? Check out Buckley Fine Art and Stephen Pearce.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Ballycotton?

Every now and then, you've just got to take a well-earned breather, even if it's only for a few days or so. Experience a nice mix of rest and recreation at one of these short-term rentals in or around Ballycotton:

  • Located close to the heart of Ballycotton, "Country Farmhouse Self Catering Accommodation" is great for a mini break. While you're in the area, make sure you get to top attractions like Blarney Castle and Blarney Stone.
  • Leap out of bed, whip up some breakfast and then plan what to see around "Rustic Rooms, Self Catering Accommodation". University College Cork and Cork City Hall should be on your itinerary if you choose to stay at this appealing vacation rental.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Ballycotton?

Sneak a peek at these large group vacation rentals in or near Ballycotton and forget about leaving anyone off your invite list:

  • Offering privacy, comfort and space, you'll get your guests' tick of approval at "Riverview Kinsale Cork". Up to 23 people can stay at this property which has 5 bedrooms, a nearby river and a water view. You'll discover it around 25 miles to the southwest of Ballycotton.
  • "Four Winds, Kinsale, 6 Bedroom" is another impressive option. It's around 25 miles to the southwest of Ballycotton, has 6 bedrooms and accommodates up to 25 guests. A water view and a garden are just a couple of things designed to make your stay even more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Ballycotton?

A pool is often a nonnegotiable when choosing where to stay, especially if you're traveling with kids who are full of beans. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Ballycotton and fill your days with splashing good fun:

  • Say hello to "Waterfront Period House", where your highest priority will be pool time. Amenities such as a separate dining area and a toaster help make this escape a guest favorite.
  • "Bright Kinsale House" is the kind of place you go to escape from it all and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its glorious pool. A garden and a living room are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfortable.

Ballycotton has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging between 50 ºF and 65 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summertime to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Ballycotton vacation rental and plan your escape for whatever season you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Ballycotton?

A family get-together should be memorable. Whether you're planning some time off with the kids or a celebration with relatives, our large family vacation rentals in or near Ballycotton offer a home away from home with ample space for everyone:

  • About 12 miles to the west of Ballycotton, "Beautifully Appointed Waterfront 4 Bedroom House With Private Access To Woods" has 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 9 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a balcony and a dining table.
  • "Waterfront Period House" is another excellent option. It's about 13 miles to the west of Ballycotton, has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 people. Handy amenities here include a garden and a toaster.

If you're eager to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, you won't have far to go. West Cork Model Railway Village, Fota Wildlife Park and Cork City Gaol offer fun for both adults and kids.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Ballycotton?

Yes, you can. From swish apartments to cozy cabins, Vrbo has a range of great getaways. Traveling families will appreciate these two-bedroom beauties in or near Ballycotton:

  • "Wyndham Pagosa - 1 Bedroom Suite" is a perfect choice for small groups. In addition to two bedrooms, this relaxing stay offers amenities like a nearby river and a swimming pool.
  • Another highly recommended option is "Family/pet Friendly Village House". With useful amenities such as a kitchen and a fireplace, you'll have no trouble making yourselves at home here. Choose your rooms, unpack your bags and let the fun begin!