Self catering holiday cottages in Rosscarbery, Cork, Ireland

Rosscarbery is a town on the southern coast of Ireland in County Cork, set by a beautiful bay of the same name. The town has a rich history which dates back to the Bronze Age and this is known due to a number of stone circles that can be found in the area. Peaceful and unspoilt, Rosscarbery is a unique place in Ireland for a coastal self-catering holiday.

Facts about Rosscarbery for Cottage Holidays


The population of Rosscarbery is under 1,000 but during the warmer summer months, visitors and tourists to the town makes the amount of people seem a lot larger. The gorgeous Rosscarbery Bay is wonderful for relaxing in, soaking up the stunning atmosphere, and there are plenty of wonderful walks that can be taken along the impressive coastline on a cottage break. Bicycles can also be hired and you can even hop on a horse for a relaxing trek through the backdrops of the town.

One of the Rosscarbery’s top attractions is its golden sandy and pretty beaches, including the Owenahincha and Warren beaches. Only about a mile from the centre of the village, there is also the Rosscarbery Pitch and Putt Club at Warren Beach, so you and your family can spend a fun and packed day out by the stunning southern Irish coast.

If you fancy eating out whilst on your self-catering break, there are lots of restaurants in which to have a tasty bite to eat, including the wonderful Pilgrim’s Rest in the South Square of the town. With an open log fire for the colder months and lovely outdoor seating for summer, Pilgrim’s Rest serves delicious traditional food on large wooden tables with books on shelves on the walls providing an enchanting atmosphere, and comes highly recommended for its atmosphere.

Bird lovers will adore spotting the different kinds which can be found in Rosscarbery, including little egret, kingfisher, red shank, mute swan and lots of different types of duck which can be seen by the lagoon in the village. Even dolphins and humpback whales can be seen on boat trips, for those with a general interest in wildlife, and budding photographers will adore the many photo opportunities which will come your way on a cottage holiday in Rosscarbery.

Ireland is packed full of hidden treasures, Rosscarbery being one of them. Renting a cottage in the town is the best way to truly get a feel of what life is like here, and you will see a peaceful side to Ireland that will make you not want to leave!

From country houses to romantic cottages for two, we feature an excellent collection of self-cateirng accommodation. Pet-friendly, pet-free and family cottages are also available. We trust that you’ll enjoy browsing through our selection of cottages in County Cork.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Rosscarbery, Cork, Ireland:

Ardagh North Cottage with Country Views, Baltimore, Cork, Ireland

4 bedroom Holiday Cottage, Ireland.

sleeps 4 - 8 guests
4 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Enjoy the best of both worlds with a stay at this high quality 4 bedroom rural retreat, set next to unspoilt County Cork countryside, yet enjoying a location just 2 miles from the port town of Baltimore.

Weekly Price from: £277
Next availability:
from 24 September 2019 to 29 September 2019; from 30 September 2019 to 26 October 2019;

Mary's Coastal Cottage, Allihies, Cork, Ireland

3 bedroom Holiday Cottage with Sea Views, Ireland.

sleeps 3 - 7 guests
3 - 7
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
3 star

Looking for a modern and stylish holiday house to rent in County Cork with impressive sea views? .

Weekly Price from: £222
Next availability:
from 25 September 2019 to 21 December 2019; from 04 January 2020 to 04 April 2020; from 14 April 2020 to 06 June 2020;

Carleton Coastal Cottage, Youghal, Cork, Ireland

3 bedroom Coastal Holiday House, Ireland.

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
4 star

Situated within a gated village in the seaside town of Youghal, discover the lovely local sandy beach on a family holiday or break with friends at Youghal and enjoy use of excellent shared facilities on site including an outdoor swimming pool, gardens and a tennis court.

Special features: pool (Shared outdoor swimming pool.), tennis court.

Weekly Price from: £315
Next availability:
from 24 September 2019 to 19 June 2020;

Pet-Friendly Cottage on the Mizen Peninsula, Goleen, Cork, Ireland

4 bedroom Coastal Cottage, Ireland.

sleeps 4 - 8 guests
4 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
3 star

Looking to rent a 4 bedroom County Cork cottage which is set by countryside yet is close to the seaside?.

Weekly Price from: £264

Molly's Pet-friendly Seaside Cottage. Free Wi Fi., Beara, Cork, Ireland

2 bedroom Farmstay, South Ireland.

sleeps 1 - 6 guests
1 - 6
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
5 star

Beautiful 2 bedroom dog-friendly stone-built cottage in a stunning location in rural Cork on a shorefront working farm, just 150 yards from Pallas Pier, a short walk from two quiet sandy beaches and conveniently close to the Caha Mountains and the Ring of Beara.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £220

We have no cottages within Rosscarbery itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Rosscarbery. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in Ireland