Hotels Near Inchydoney Beach
Located in the heart of Clonakilty Town
in West Cork
, The Clonakilty Hotel is just a 10 minute drive to Inchydoney Beach. Whether you are there for a swim, surfing, windsports or for some fresh air, Inchydoney Beach has all the character and scenery you need for a magnificent day at the seaside.
The blue flag beach at Inchydoney is a coastal family-friendly beach in West Cork that is a popular choice of beach in Ireland as it has been voted Ireland’s best beach by TripAdvisor. It has an expansive beach, sand dunes and a beautiful green surrounding scenery that makes it a massive hit for both locals and tourists.
The beach has clear shallow water as well as great waves which makes it ideal for kids and beginners as well as experienced surfers. It’s not surprising that Inchydoney Beach is the place to be for surfing and windsports in Cork. If you are looking for some help, there is even a surf school operating at the beach which offers surf equipment rentals, private/group lessons, and surf camps for those who want to revisit over the course of a week.
When the tide is out, it leaves a big space for all sorts of activities. You can have a relaxing family picnic, walk the dogs or take a stroll along the spotlessly clean beach. Whether you want to walk a few steps or a few kilometres, the breathtaking picturesque views all around will make it worthwhile.
After a long day of activities at Inchydoney, you can return to The Clonakilty Hotel where you can dine in the Copper Pot bar which serves fresh seafood or you can also choose from great dining options at Cedarwood Restaurant. At The Clonakilty Hotel you will also be able to take a well-deserved rest and have a peaceful sleep after a day at the beach by relaxing in one of our comfortable single, double, twin or triple rooms
. Whatever the case may be, The Clonakilty Hotel has everything you’ll need to cap off the perfect day out.
To get to Inchydoney Beach from The Clonakilty Hotel is very simple. From the Hotel, head south on N71 toward The Miles. Drive along Clogheen Cottages road. When you reach the sea, take a left turn at the crossroads and follow the road alongside the water. At this point, follow the road until you reach the beach. If you decide to talk the walk through the countryside, just remember to be aware of traffic.