Youghal self-catering holiday accommodation is located in and around a picturesque seaside town on Irelandís south coast. Itís mere minutes from more than five kilometres of blue flag beaches, which are great for invigorating walks at any time of the year but especially inviting in the summer months. A tremendous variety of activities is available close to holiday home farmhouses in Youghal, with the area widely recognised as a top golfing destination. In fact there are more than 50 excellent courses to pick from. Practically on the doorstep of your Youghal self-catering cottage is Youghal Golf Club, which boasts excellent facilities and a spectacular coastal setting.
The region around holiday accommodation in Youghal is well worth exploring; the countryside here is sparsely populated and very rural, and is known for the high quality of its produce. The City of Cork is about 45 minutes to the west of Youghal cottages, and is host to a number of interesting attractions and historical landmarks. One of Corkís biggest claims to fame is its natural harbour, which was the main embarkation point in the country for Irish emigrants heading to America in the 19th and early-20th Centuries. For impressive vistas of the city, head to Elizabeth Fort, which is also home to an excellent food and handicrafts market on Sundays. Blarney Castle, famous for its eponymous stone, is a short drive from Youghal self-catering holiday rentals and dates back to the 1400s.
At holiday accommodation in County Cork youíll most likely be able to enjoy mild weather whenever you visit. Summers are relatively warm, although conditions can be changeable and a little rain is never far away.
Best Time to Visit
August is a good time to arrive at self-catering accommodation in Youghal Ė this is when you can catch the annual Youghal Maritime Festival.
Youghal self-catering cottages and holiday home farmhouses are no more than 45 minutes from the international airport at Cork (ORK).