Visit Clonakilty Town
For things to do in West Cork
, a trip to Clonakilty is top of the list. Clonakilty is a multi-award winning, cosmopolitan and friendly seaside town at the heart of West Cork, in the South of Ireland.
Clonakilty would have played a large part in the brewing and bottling history in olden times, having also made an impact in the linen industry with many looms located in Clonakilty Town. Many of the 19th century buildings have been adapted for modern day use, with a 19th Century Mill now functioning as the town library and County Council Office or a disused Presbyterian Church now functioning as the local post office!
Boasting beautiful beaches and a mix of activities, you’ll never have a spare minute during your stay. Clonakilty Town still stands a busy market town in West Cork located close to several popular seaside resorts with many hotels near Inchydoney Beach, Dunworley Beach and Owenahincha. Remaining a joy to explore, with beautifully maintained floral displays, traditional hand painted and several fine cafes serving only the best of produce from local artisan producers, you’re trip to West Cork will be next to none.