We are about a 40 minute drive from Cork city which has good shopping, restaurants, art galleries, music, theatre and night life.
Other Towns of Interest
Other Towns of Interest that are near Ballymaloe House include: Cobh, Midleton, Kinsale & Youghal
The Jameson Experience
The world famous Jameson Distillery in Midleton is one of the top tourist attractions in County Cork. The tours of the brewery take the visitor through the extraordinary story of Jameson Irish Whiskey, and how it is made.
The English Market
The English Market in Cork City is a real treasure. Discretely tucked away behind several unassuming entrances is a bustling, undercover market with butchers, fishmongers, artisan bakers, chocolatiers, cheese stalls, olive stalls and many more.
Farmers' Markets have made a real come back in the past 10 - 15 years and we are lucky to have a few very good ones close by.
Fota Wildlife Park
With the opportunity to walk amongst Cheetah’s, Flamingoes, Lemurs, Kangaroos and many more exotic animals, a visit to Fota Wildlife Park makes is a fabulous day out for both children and animal lovers.
Traditional Irish Music
If you are interested in Irish music we can help you to find a good session during your stay.