Ireland may be best known for its beautiful, green surroundings, but its coastal areas are also well-loved among tourists. A case in point is Kinsale, a port town in County Cork. Summer, in particular, brings in a large number of tourists, as this is the season for boating in the area. Fishing is also a favorite activity of locals and visitors alike. In recent years, Kinsale has built a reputation for itself as the Gourmet Capital of Ireland because of its unique cuisine. Book one of these Airbnb vacation rentals so you can put yourself as close as possible to the attractions in this coastal town.
This wooden cabin provides guests with fantastic views of the bay in Oysterhaven. Besides the wonderful oceanside views, nature lovers can also enjoy exploring the nearby hiking trails and bird sanctuary. Despite its small size, the cabin comes equipped with amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. Besides facilities such as the bedroom, the kitchen, and the bathroom, it also has gas heating to help guests keep warm during cooler months. Transportation to and from Bolgooly can be arranged at no cost. The host can also shuttle guests to other parts in the area for a small fee.
The CabinCo Cork, Ireland, Ireland
Talk about convenience! This property is located in the heart of Kinsale, making it easy for guests to see what the town has to offer. Convenience, however, is far from the only thing that this rental offers. This three-bedroom apartment, which can accommodate a maximum of five people, comes furnished with amenities, including a fully-equipped kitchen, a 42-inch (106.68 cm) TV, a washing machine, a dryer, and a dishwasher, amidst a backdrop of modern yet tasteful furnishings. Wi-Fi is available here as well.
Kinsale town centre 3 Bed ApartmentKinsale, Cork, Ireland
This studio might not be in the town proper of Kinsale, but that’s actually part of its appeal. Guests are assured of sleeping in a quiet neighborhood, but are still within walking distance to the town’s center. During boating season, they can even take a peek at boats as they pass along the harbor. The studio comes with its own kitchen, perfect for guests who would like to try their hand at cooking during their stay here. Do note that the area that the studio is located in is a car-free zone.
Artist Studio Apartment at the sea side in KinsaleKinsale, Cork, Ireland
Designed and furnished with two adults and two children in mind, this apartment features an open living setup. The kitchen is equipped with what you need for meal preparation, while the living area comes with a TV, a DVD player, and several DVDs that you and your family can watch while relaxing. Getting to the town proper is easy: simply go on a 10-minute walk and you should be able to reach it. Not sure about where to go while in town? Your host can provide some recommendations on what to eat and see while in the area.
Spacious bright studio apartmentKinsale, County Cork, Ireland
If you love boats, this is the place for you. The property, a studio good for two people, is just adjacent to the marina, as well as a short walk away from the town center of Kinsale. The apartment comes with all the facilities and amenities to make your stay pleasant and comfortable. While a full breakfast isn’t provided by the host, she does give tea, coffee, milk, cereal, and the like as part of her welcome package to guests. Don’t hesitate to ask her what to check out in Kinsale; as a local, she can provide insider tips on what to do while in town.
Marina ApartmentKinsale, Cork, Ireland
What better way to soak up the local culture than by staying near a local pub? The rental, a fully-furnished one-bedroom apartment, is located right above the smallest bar in Kinsale; don’t worry though, because the noise is ordinarily not loud enough to keep you from getting a good night’s rest. In fact, guests are welcome there to grab a drink or listen to live music. The property is big enough to accommodate as many as four people at a time.
Daltons Bar & accommodationKinsale, County Cork, Ireland
The rental, which can fit a maximum of two people, is located along Market Street, one of the busiest streets in Kinsale. While this location might make this property a bit prone to some noise at night, it also makes it easy for tourists to get to and from the different attractions in town. Pubs and restaurants are nearby as well. Coffee and tea facilities are available at the rental.
Nine Market Street, Cafe/restaurant and guestroomsKinsale, Cork, Ireland
This two-bedroom apartment offers convenience, both indoors and outdoors. The rental is right by the marina, allowing guests a fantastic view of the boats from the property. It is also just a short walk away from Kinsale’s town center. The property itself, meanwhile, comes equipped with modern amenities including a kitchen, a washer, a dryer, an iron, and Wi-Fi. The main bedroom comes with an ensuite bathroom, while the shower is right by the other bedroom. Secure parking can be arranged with the host for an additional fee. Rates are inclusive of breakfast.
Luxury Town Centre ApartmentKinsale, County Cork, Ireland
Serenity and beauty merge together at this rental. The self-contained studio is in a quiet neighborhood in the middle of a gorgeous garden. In fact, outdoor seats are available if guests wish to relax by admiring the natural setting surrounding them. Guests are provided with coffee, tea, and some basic breakfast items. The town center is just a 10-minute walk from here. Do note that there’s a dog at this property.
Kinsale Garden ApartmentKinsale, County Cork, Ireland
Setting up base here is a good option if you want to see the best of what Kinsale has to offer. Besides being a short walk away from town, it is also near the local beach, scenic walks, and attractions such as the Charles Fort. Restaurants, cafes, and bars are also quite near this rental. What’s more, a continental breakfast is already inclusive of rates. Guests can even head over to the kitchen if they want to prepare a cup of coffee or tea. To cap it off, public transport is readily available from here, whether you’re heading into town or to the airport.
A short walk to town
Kinsale proves that Ireland also has something to boast about when it comes to seaside attractions. What better way to relax by the sea than by staying in a worry-free environment? Book one of these Airbnb rentals to give yourself the assurance that you will be spending your holiday in a comfy, cozy place.
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