The Heron’s Cove Restaurant and ****Bed & Breakfast in Goleen West Cork –
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The Heron’s Cove Restaurant and Bed & Breakfast is a paradise. It is a ‘little piece of heaven’, located on a tidal inlet at Goleen, a small village in West Cork, Ireland. We are 120 kms (75 miles) from Cork City. We are close to Mizen Head, Ireland’s spectacular most south-westerly point, and Barley Cove Beach. Sue Hill and her team operate an award-winning Restaurant and quality good value Irish Bed and Breakfast guest accommodation.
If you are looking for top quality four star accommodation in Ireland, especially in West Cork and near Mizen Head, you need look no further. We have everything you would wish for a rewarding weekend break or holiday in Ireland. We recommend our sea view ensuite rooms with all amenities and our restaurant with the best of local seasonal food and an excellent selection of wines, beers and spirits.
September – June
1 B&B (Award-winning Full Irish Breakfast) + 1 Dinner (3 Course house menu)
€70.00 per person sharing per night (pps pn). (July and August €75 ppspn)
September – May prior booking essential
Sue, the owner, has been welcoming guests to The Heron’s Cove for 30 years. Irene (chef), Hannah (restaurant manager), Bridget (housekeeper) and Vicki (breakfast chef) are looking forward to making your stay with us a happy one.
Opening Hours: B&B open all year round (for bookings only from September – May). Restaurant open from 7pm daily Monday – Sunday June – September. Open for Bookings only September – May. Usually open on Saturday night from 7pm during the winter, but call ahead to check. Call 028-35225 to book your table.
- Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
- AA Guest Accommodation of the Year – Ireland
- Awarded: AA 1 rosette for Culinary Excellence
- AA Breakfast Award
- AA and Fáilte Ireland 4 star rating
- Recommended: Michelin Guide
- Georgina Campbell Guides
- Alastair Sawday’s Special Places
- Recommended by Frommers, Lonely Planet, Rough Guide, Le Guide Routard, Let’s Go and DK Eyewitness Guides.
- Member of RAI, Eurotoques, Slow Food Association, Fuchsia Brands & West Cork Tourism.
The Mizen Peninsula, West Cork, Ireland is a very beautiful area, with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean from rugged rocky cliffs. Some of the local things our guest can enjoy on their visit to Goleen, West Cork:
- Mizen Head Signal Station
- Artisan food
- Walking – hill and beach
- Bird Watching
- Whale Watching
- Relaxing and watching the tide ebb and flow
The full list is on the drop down tab Visitor Info under Things to Do.
The Heron’s Cove is a perfect home base for touring the major attractions of South West Ireland with easy access to the N71 at Bantry or Skibbereen. Plan to visit The Heron’s Cove, Goleen, West Cork, Ireland.
Take in the scenic drive, the Wild Atlantic Way, en route to us here at The Heron’s Cove and visit the Mizen Signal Station on the Mizen Peninsula, take in a tour of the Signal Station, and cross the iconic Mizen footbridge.