About Rosscarbery, West Cork
Rosscarbery is a small coastal town in West Cork with a population of fewer than 500 people. Surrounded by a beautiful green landscape with many stunning beaches nearby, Rosscarbery is a popular tourist destination at the beginning of the Wild Atlantic Way along Ireland’s southern coast.
There are a number of other towns and villages nearby worth visiting including Skibbereen and Clonakilty. Skibbereen is less than 20 minutes away by car while Clonakilty, the home of the Clonakilty Gin & Whiskey distillery, is just a 10 minute drive. Rosscarbery is also just over an hour from Cork City. Rosscarbery’s location makes it ideal for those looking to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life and enjoy an adventure through West Cork.
Rosscarbery is ideal for those that love the outdoors. There are several beaches within driving distance of the hotel in Rosscarbery with a few beaches that are great to walk or cycle to including Long Strand Beach or the Rosscarbery cliff walk to Warren Beach. There are a number of garden trails in West Cork located close to Rosscarbery that are perfect for a relaxing afternoon stroll.
There are even a number of golf courses a short distance away such as Clonakilty Golf Club and Skibbereen & West Carbery Golf Club. Whatever your interest, there is lots to do in Rosscarbery and around West Cork for friends and families alike.
While staying at the Celtic Ross Hotel, take advantage of some of our great amenities and offerings to make the most of your West Cork adventure. After a long day of activities, replenish your energy with a delicious meal at the Kingfisher Bistro & Restaurant or the CRAFT artisanal food truck for some vibrant West Cork street food.