Home Away From Away
In accordance with goverment guidelines and following Level 5 restrictions, Fota Island Lodges will remain open at this time to accommodate essential traverl.
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T: 021 488 3700
The luxury self-catering lodges at Fota Island Resort are the perfect home away from home for golfers, families and group getaways alike.
The beautiful self-catering lodges at Fota Island Resort are the perfect home away from home during your visit to Cork. Whether your plan is to take the kids on a safari trip through the neighbouring Fota Wildlife Park or finally take that girls’ trip you’ve planned for years, our lodges provide the ideal setting.
Fota Island Resort boasts sweeping views of the breathtaking Fota Island landscape from the comfort of your room. As one of Ireland’s most distinguished five-star destinations, we offer self-catering, paired luxurious accommodations, superior amenities, and dedicated service. All of our lodges include a fully equipped kitchen to provide you with the comforts of home. Our five star resort offers you the ability to savor the culture of the country whether you're out exploring or enjoying the many activities on property.
Aside from the wide range of resort activities, the East Cork region and Ireland Ancient East is a hub of family attractions, rich history and some culinary treats too.
Below are just a selection of the great family attractions that can be enjoyed:
Fota Wildlife Park is one of Europe’s most progressive wildlife parks with over 90 species from five continents, with many of the species free to roam the park.
Discover Ireland’s Captain’s and Convicts, Rebels and Rioters, Sinners and Saints at Spike Island. The Island is located off the coast of Cobh in Cork Harbour and has over 1300 years of Irish history.
The Jameson Experience at the Old Distillery is where you can learn how Irish Whiskey is crafted and be in with a chance to become a qualified 'Irish Whiskey Taster'.
The Titanic Experience is located in the heart of Cobh Town. Your personal tour guide will take you on a virtual journey; you will experience life aboard Titanic and learn a little about the conditions on board for third and first class passengers.
The guided house tour will take you on a journey through the grand décor of the principle rooms and behind the scenes to the exquisite boudoir and charming Victorian nursery.
Every Saturday morning in Midleton town centre holds one of the most popular Farmers Markets in the region. The market sells a range of fresh locally produced homemade cakes, breads, gourmet snacks and woodfire pizza.
Ballymaloe Cookery School is one of the world’s most prestigious cookery schools, and the only one to be situated on its own 100 acre organic farm.