Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Bere Island

The area's culture and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Bere Island. One of the city's many top draws is its island views. Mizen Head and Bantry House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Bere Island

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Bere Island a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Parknasilla Golf Club (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Dursey Island Cable Car (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • The Way the Fairies Went (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Blueberry Hill Farm (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Glengarriff Golf Club (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Bantry Bay Golf Club (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bere Island

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bere Island. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mizen Head (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Hungry Hill (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Ballydonegan Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Derreen Gardens (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Barleycove Beach (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Kilravock Garden (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bere Island

The nearest airport is in Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe), located 26.5 mi (42.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Bere Island?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 115 holiday rentals around Bere Island. From 19 holiday houses to 2 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Bere Island is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bere Island?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Bere Island. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bere Island Heritage Centre: 418 holiday rentals
  • Glengarriff Harbour: 475 holiday rentals
  • Kenmare Golf Club: 582 holiday rentals
  • Barleycove Beach: 191 holiday rentals
  • Waterville Beach: 383 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bere Island listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bere Island?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 19 Houses in Bere Island. Our other popular types of Bere Island holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 90 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 90 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bere Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Bere Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.