Gougane Barra Hotel Ballingeary
This family run hotel is nestled in one of the most scenic and romantic glens in Ireland, on Gougane Barra Lake, the source of the River Lee and site of Ireland`s first national forest park. All bedrooms enjoy fine views of the lake, glen and hills beyond, and the restaurant enjoys a reputation for fine cuisine and friendly service. The hotel car can meet you off the train, boat or plane to bring you directly to this superbly peaceful place. This beautiful setting offers scenic walks through unspoilt countryside coupled with activities such as boating, fishing, hiking and cycling. Gougane Barra is complimented by some historical sights worth visiting. Prearrange your activities prior to arrival or directly at the hotel. RAC Dining Award. A member of Irish Country Hotels.
Gougane Barra, Ballingeary, Co. Cork, Ireland
From the village of Macroom head in the direction of Cork. Just outside the village of Macroom there are gates to enter a Castle on the right hand side of the road. Turn right at this junction and follow the road (R584) to Inchigeelagh and Ballingeary. Go 1 mile past the village of Ballingeary and you will see a signpost indicating a right turn to Gougane Barra Hotel. The hotel is at the end of this narrow road at the entrance to a National Forest Park.
Hotel car park.
Children aged 2 and under stay free in a room with payinf adults.