Cork Accommodations

Cork County is one of the largest counties in Ireland. Unprecedented scenery and a beautiful coastline , mixed with the lively music and culture of Ireland, make this destination a must-see! Full of rich greenery, winding river valleys and mountain-like hills, Cork County is a picturesque destination that will keep you busy no matter how long you stay- these locals are known for enjoying life to the fullest. Owner Direct continuously fulfills people’s vacations with their vacation rental accommodations in Ireland. Check the inventory below for available lodging including condo rentals, apartment rentals, historic housing and waterfront properties.

Cork County consists of four areas, Cork City, North Cork, East Cork and West Cork, which all represent individual and unique offerings of Cork County. Owner Direct is proud to offer local apartment rentals and accommodations in all of these regions!

Cork City is the second largest city in Ireland, next to Dublin, and owns up to its Irish reputation! A city mixed with urban cosmopolitan and old history, Cork City is becoming one of Europe's most vibrant cities. Built on the water, Cork City is intertwined with historic bridges and charming walkways. Beautiful architecture, historic vacation rentals, stunning cathedrals/architecture and of course, lots of Irish bars and restaurants are just some the entertainment that Cork City has to offer. You must also not forget sports, fishing and shopping. This adventure-filled town offers condo rentals and apartment rentals all throughout its city for visitor’s enjoyment.

North Cork is a beautiful region located along the River Blackwater, one of the longest rivers in Ireland . This region is full of centuries-old castles, towers and heritage homes. And yes, you can rent a heritage home for your accommodation but book early as these vacation rentals book up fast! Complementing all of the history of North Cork is its clean beaches, hospitable locals and large Irish mansions. This city really has the best of both worlds and is a relaxing, picturesque, and historical, entertaining place to spend your vacation.

East and South Cork encompass the lands of the water. With deep-sea fishing , river angling, unprecedented wreck diving , whale watching , sailing , sea adventures and numerous water sports , one would find it difficult to visit these towns and stay out of the water. East and South Cork also offer the beauty of Ireland and the history of the rest of Cork County and visitors often visit the cultural and heritage centres and museums when not floating in the water. This coast also offers some of the best golf in all of Ireland and is a family destination with numerous family and additional kid activities including an amazing wildlife park.

No other accommodations are like the Irish properties offered by Owner Direct. True to the culture, history and beauty of Ireland, these vacation rentals are owned and maintained by the locals themselves. Check the below inventory for the apartment rental or historic castle that will suit your group’s vacation needs.

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  • Located in a Gated

    Cork: Apartment
    • 2 BDR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    • #202627
    avg €130 EUR/night Credit Card
    Located in a gated community on the mouth of Cork Harbour, this 2 bedroom property has a view over a landscaped courtyard with water feature and the early morning marine traffic can be seen entering the harbour. Designated basement parking for 1 car with lift access from the basement .
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  • Luxury Self Catering

    Listowel: Carriage house
    • 3 BDR
    • 3 BA
    • Sleeps 8
    • #213818
    avg €68 EUR/night Paypal Pet Friendly
    Cead Mile Failte - a Hundred Thousand Welcomes - to our 5* guest-rated, luxury accommodation, which is also featured as 5* rated on TripAdvisor, and a place where you will be assured of true Irish hospitality. LISTOWEL as your Irish HOME BASE. Not in the more expensive tourist accommodation locations, and yet still close to everything, Listowel is so well positioned as a base for your home-coming or a vacation. We are centrally located for day trips to attractions in County Clare, County Limerick, County Cork and our own lovely, scenic County Kerry - known as The Kingdom. - making LISTOWEL the best place to be for your vacation, honeymoon or home-coming. Your private, self-catering accommodation is also wheelchair accessible and suitable for guests with limited mobility. DAY TRIPS from your accommodation: Just a few suggestions - *Limerick City - only 45miles/72kms from here "Glenstal Abbey just 15 minutes from Limerick is a place where the monks recite their prayers and Mass with chant. *Adare Village with it's quaint thatched houses. *Bunratty Castle - outside Limerick - perhaps take in a Medieval Banquet show. *Kiss the Blarney Stone" at Blarney Castle and visit nearby Cork City (about a 2 hour drive). *Titanic Experience" - Cobh (Cove) near Cork City, and formerly called Queenstown, was the pick-up point for 123 passengers before the ship embarked on that fateful voyage to America. *Tralee Town" and it's Geraldine Museum and much more. *Killarney Town" - Muckross House, Killarney's Lakes and the surrounding area - Take a trip with a jarvey in a jaunting car. *Dingle Town" - take a boat trip on the bay and meet Fungie the Dolphin or travel on around scenic Slea head. *Castlemaine is a town you may pass through - this was the birthplace of "The Wild Colonial Boy". *The Ring of Kerry Drive - absolutely fabulous. *Cross over the Shannon River into County Clare to visit the Cliffs of Moher and The Burren. The ferry is only 15 minutes from here. Listowel is a famous literary town and frequently called The Literary Capital of Ireland. Annually, in May/June it hosts Writers’ Week, a literary festival overflowing with art, drama, poetry, film, music and story telling. A few miles from the town, a local man, Maurice Walsh, penned a book with a well known title - "The Quiet Man", which was adapted and turned into a Hollywood film starring John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara. A few miles up the road is the town of Foynes. The actress, Maureen O'Hara, was a patron of the Foynes Flying Boat Museum It was also here that our world famous Irish Coffee was invented! *Irish Coffee Making Championships" - this is held annually in Foynes, around June. The Listowel Racecourse hosts two horse-racing events each year and the race course is only a 3 minute drive from here. One of Listowel’s treasures is The Garden of Europe, located in the Town Park. It contains over 2,500 trees and shrubs from all over Europe. It is only a short distance from us - right beside the golf course, down by the riverside. If you need information on anything for your vacation with us, we will be happy to have it ready for you on, or before, arrival.
  • Beautifully restored

    New Ross CO: Cottage
    • 2 BDR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    • #76596
    avg €40 EUR/night Credit Card Paypal
    Seventeenth century cottage located on a working farm in the heart of south east Ireland restored with all modern conveniences, suitable for a family or two couples eager to explore Ireland from a beautiful rural setting. View of the farmyard and of the rolling fields behind the house.
  • Holiday Cottage on

    Carrigart: Cottage
    • 3 BDR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 5
    • #212079
    avg €110 EUR/night  
    Carrigart is a small village on the Rosguill Peninsula of County Donegal. The village enjoys a busy tourist season being both itself a popular destination and also because of it's proximity to the many beaches of nearby Downings. A small town park, Stand Park, was built a number of years ago by the local community and is situated behind the main street and along the shoreline. For outdoor enthusiasts there are many forest and beach walks, hill walking, surfing, horse riding, golf, pitch and putt. There is a heated saltwater swimming pool and dive centre 2 miles from the house and a leisure centre with swimming pool, sauna, gym and kids activity centre 5 miles away House features 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom with walk in shower Modern kitchen living /dinning room Freeview TV-(English and Irish channels) WI-FI Oil fire -Central heating and open fire Oil fired central heating and open fire.
  • Come to the River Shannon

    Banagher: Cottage
    • 3 BDR
    • 3 BA
    • Sleeps 6
    • #204266
    avg €88 EUR/night Pet Friendly
    Located on a farm only 2.5 miles from Banagher town in Co. Offaly, Ireland. The Cottage has the feeling of seclusion while it is actually well placed to tour the West of Ireland and is within easy walking distance of the River Shannon. If your passion is fishing then our Cottage is the place for you. Its location near the River Shannon makes the Ashtree an angler's dream Banagher is famous for its Irish music pubs, its river cruises, Bog walks and tours, great Fishing, ( coarse fishing - pike fishing is particularly rewarding). Its proximity to several golf courses, Excellent super markets and shops, Restaurants and Hotels make it a great holiday location . Most of the pubs serve really good food and creamy Guinness .
  • Rural Countryside Cottage

    Leamlara: Cottage
    • 1 BDR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 2
    • #202628
    avg €60 EUR/night  
    Traditional style cottage recently refurbished to make it warm and comfortable in a rural location in East Cork where the primary focus of activity is agriculture. Car essential. Located on lands once owned by the Standish Barry Estate (an old English estate long gone) where the ruins of the old house are located in Woodlands a mile away. An ideal touring base for the Cork, Kerry, Waterford region,
  • Holiday by the River

    Banagher: Cottage
    • 2 BDR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    • #12794
    avg €65 EUR/night Pet Friendly
    Marian and John invite you to rent this 300-year-old farm homestead, located near the River Shannon in Ireland in the centre of Ireland, only 1 Km from the River Shannon. The cottage is well placed for touring Ireland. This cottage is Irish Tourist Board approved and has been lovingly restored, keeping as much as possible of the 'Old World' character of the cottage while adding all the modern comforts. The wide bridge which crosses the River Shannon to County Galway opens the way to tour the west of Ireland. Banagher is famous for its Irish music pubs, river cruises, golf courses, Bog walks and rail tours, great Fishing, Excellent super markets and shops, Restaurants, and Hotels. This is the only rental property on the farm and it has been the McDonald family home for generations. It is located close to the main farmhouse, in a nice farm garden with an orchard. Our local town Banagher welcomes visitors. There is a variety of pubs so you can enjoy a quiet drink or follow the sound of singing and traditional music which can be heard on the street to a lively pub session. On a warm night listen to the distinctive sound of the corncrake on the bridge or go on a Corncrake Evening organized by Bird watch Ireland during the summer. Heating - There is oil-fired central heating. The living room has an Aga type solid fuel range (peat turf is supplied free). Electricity is included in the price. All bed linen and towels are provided and are included in the rental price. There is a wired internet connection in the cottage and Wi-Fi can be accessed outside the cottage. There is a colour TV and dining and sitting area. Other facilities: For children the cottage contains a cot and high chair and there is a swing on the chestnut tree for the children. There is a patio and barbeque area at the rear of the cottage in the orchard. For the fisherman there is a lock up tackle shed with fridge-freezer for bait and equipment storage. The rail over the solid fuel cooker is ideal for drying wet fishing gear also there is some drying facilities in the tackle shed. Boat hire locally also bait and tackle. You can have your fire lighted before you return from your days outing on request. A kennel is provided for pets.
  • Comfortable Holiday Home

    Gweedore: House
    • 3 BDR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 7
    • #138127
    avg £69 GBP/night Credit Card Paypal
    Comfortable holiday home, very scenic area of Derrybeg, Gweedore, Donegal. Views of the ocean, islands and mountains. Numerous beaches, rugged coastal scenery. Nearby local attractions include Dunlewy Lakeside Centre (museum/open farm/boat trips/children's activities); Glenveagh National Park; Bloody Foreland; boat trips to Tory or Gola island, Atlantic Drive on the North coast, a few minutes from Teach Jack’s Hotel famous for its food, craic, evening entertainment and family ceilidhs. Views of the Atlantic, sunsets, rugged mountains

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