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The Best Accommodation + Hotels In Rosscarbery For Your West Cork Getaway

The Best Accommodation + Hotels In Rosscarbery For Your West Cork Getaway

If you’re in search of the best hotels in Rosscarbery, you’ve landed in the right place.

Rosscarbery makes a fine base for exploring many of the best things to do in West Cork, from beaches and hikes to scenic drives and lots more.

Rosscarbery is home to a handful of wee pubs and restaurants too, so you can explore by day and whittle away the evening with a feed and a bite to eat.

In the guide below, you’ll find a clatter of brilliant Rosscarbery hotels, from luxurious escapes to pocket-friendly getaways.

Our favourite accommodation and hotels in Rosscarbery

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The first section of the guide tackles our favourite guesthouses and hotels in Rosscarbery, from the brilliant Celtic Ross to the gorgeous Bethel Guesthouse and much more.

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1. Celtic Ross Hotel & Leisure Centre

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Considered one of the top hotels in West Cork, the modern Celtic Ross Hotel sits perfectly by Rosscarbery Bay and is only a 10 minute walk to the town centre of town.

It’s also a short, 6km from the Drombeg Stone Circle and 13km from Clonakilty. There are 66 guest bedrooms with many of them offering tranquil water views over the lagoon or bay.

The hotel also comes with a fitness facility which includes indoor pools for adults and kids, a sauna, a gym and exercise classes.

The Celtic Ross is a handy ramble from some great spots to eat and it’s also home to a food truck that ranked high in our guide to the best restaurants in Rosscarbery.

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2. RossNua


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This holiday home is situated right in the heart of the village with 3 lovely pubs right on the doorstep and the incredible O’Callaghan Walsh Seafood Restaurant a stone’s throw away.

RossNua is boasts 2 bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen for self-catering, a dining area and a dreamy spa bath to soak in after a day of adventure.

The lounge area features underfloor heating and there is a big flat-screen TV with SkyQ.

Start your morning by having breakfast on the sun terrace and if you have kids, you can take them to the playground nearby.

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3. Bethel Guesthouse

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Next up is a lovely 4-star guesthouse that could go toe-to-toe with the best B&Bs and hotels Rosscarbery has to offer!

You’ll find Bethal Guesthouse situated right in the West Cork countryside, offering incredible views overlooking the beach.

In fact, Owenahincha beach (one of the best beaches in Cork) is only 350m away while the brilliant Warren Beach is 750m from the front door.

Guests can enjoy a full continental or Irish breakfast to get their day started and in the evening, there is a shared lounge with a flat-screen TV (though all rooms come with a TV too). Most of the rooms have a sea view and a few come with a terrace as well.

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4. Ethan House B&B

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If you are looking for a B&B with a great location and where you’ll get solid value for money, then look no further. This 3-star guesthouse is in a quiet area of the village but also still close enough to all of the action too.

The property comes with a lovely private garden while the no-fuss rooms come with a flat-screen TV. There’s also a full Irish breakfast on offer each morning.

The lagoon is not too far from the property and Warren beach is 1.3 km away. This is a great option for a couple in search of a base for a weekend of exploring.

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Other great accommodation in Rosscarbery

Things to do in Rosscarbery

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Now that we have our favourites out of the way, it’s time to have a nosey at some other accommodation in Rosscarbery that packs a punch.

Below, you’ll find a gorgeous old tradtional cottage that’s a short walk from the village and a modern home in the heart of the town. 

1.  The Anchorage

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This 4 bedroom 2 bathroom traditional cottage has recently undergone a renovation so everything will be as pristine as the surrounding countryside it’s situated in.

You’ll find the Anchorage on a full acre of land that affords the property lovely panoramic views over the Rosscarbery estuary.

The nearest beach, which is the Blue Flag Warren beach, is only a 5 minute walk away and the village is 15 minutes walking distance.

This is a prime location for big families or a group of friends looking somewhere to stay in the summer. The cottage also comes with an open fire in the lounge for an added level of coziness and there is a big TV with Chromecast.

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2. Modern Home in the Heart of Rosscarbery

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This 4 bedroom 3 bath home is situated right in the town centre with everything only a few minutes away This spacious home comes with a large kitchen that extends onto a patio and into the courtyard.

It’s great for a big family, couples or a group of friends with 1 queen bed, 1 full bed, a set of bunk beds and 2 twin beds to pick from.

In the lounge is a wood burning fireplace and a 40 Inch TV. Guests can also expect complimentary treats such as fresh scones and homemade jam on arrival!

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FAQs About the best Rosscarbery hotels and accommodation on offer

Since publishing our guide to the best things to do in Rosscarbery, we’ve have heaps (literally!) of questions about where to stay in Rosscarbery.

In the section below, we’ve popped in the most FAQs that we’ve received. If you have a question that we haven’t tackled, ask away in the comments section below.

What are the best Rosscarbery hotels for a weekend break?

There’s only the one hotel in Rosscarbery – the Celtic Ross. The reviews are great and it’s a nice little base to explore the area from.

What accommodation in Rosscarbery is friendly on the pocket?

If you’re after cheap places to stay and hotels in Rosscarbery, you’re in luck – there are loads of guesthouses and B*Bs where you’ll get great value for money. See above for some suggestions.

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