Dunmore House, Clonakilty

In a stunning location overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.


About the place:

The Dunmore House Hotel has been run by the same family for 3 generations.  It is perched on cliffs on the edge of Clonakilty Bay, which is a well-known area for birding.  Afternoon tea is available. When Bird and Dine visited recently, we enjoyed their excellent scones while watching gannets and guillemots in the sea below.


Local Wildlife:

  • Little Grebe, Great Northern Diver, Red-throated Diver, Puffin, Gannet, Guillemot, Razorbill
  • Sandwich Tern, Arctic Tern, Kittiwake, Great Skua, Golden Plover, Greenshank, Snipe


  • Estuary, sea and coastline
  • Excellent views from the terrace, and from windows inside the restaurant


  • Local Seafood, meat and organic produce
  • Licensed
  • Open: All year round
  • Accommodation: Yes, please call for details


Useful Reads:

What Customers say:

  • News: Overwhelming good reviews
  • Activities: Good bird watching trails at all times of the year

Location: County Cork, Ireland

  • Dunmore House Hotel, Muckross, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, Ireland

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