For more details on Bantry and the surrounding towns and villages please click here, giving information on Bantry things to do and see locally such as Bantry Town, Bantry Bay, Bantry House & Gardens. Take a boat trip around the beautiful Bantry Bay. Well known walking areas such as the Sheep’s Head Way, the Beara Way, the Mizen area and futher afield the Kerry Way. Take in day trips to Glengarriff and the tropical gardens at Garnish Island. Enjoy diving off Baltimore, visit the Lough Hyne area in Skibbereen, and call to some of the numerous farmers markets in the Bantry & West Cork region during the Summer months and stock up on some local fresh produce.
Bantry is just a 1 hour 30 minute drive from Cork City and Cork Airport and a Rental Car can be picked up at Cork Airport with ease for your visit to us here in West Cork. Or there is a Bantry-Cork bus service from Cork City to Bantry for more transport details just click here.
Just over a 1 hour drive will also see you into the popular fishing town of Castletownbere, where for walkers they can explore the Beara Way, or just explore the nearby many beaches or interesting local villages & towns locally such as Adrigole, Allihies, and Ardgroom. The most southwesterly point to Mizen Peninsula in Ireland is just an hours drive also and explore this wonderful area, and for a family day out take a visit to the Mizen Head Signal Station & the iconic Mizen Footbridge. Equally an 1hours drive will see you into Kenmare & Killarney to walk the Killarney National Park or visit Muckross House & Gardens. This is just a sample of some day trips you can enjoy while staying in Bantry with us here at Dromcloc House.