Garryvoe Hotel - Cork Harbour Islands


4 Star Hotel, East Cork

There has been a hotel on the beach at Garryvoe since the early 1900s and while the world has changed beyond recognition, some things have thankfully remained the same – the golden, sandy, five-mile beach; the view of Ballycotton and its lighthouse, and the smiling faces at the Garryvoe Hotel - a family-owned, independent four-star hotel.

You and your needs are foremost in our minds and we hope we've thought of everything to make your stay special!

  • Extra-large family rooms offer great space at great value
  • All Guests have Complimentary Access to our Health Club which has a Jogging Ring
  • Swimming Pool, Sauna, Steam Room, Jacuzzi, Outdoor Hot Tub & Fully Equipped Gym.
  • Dedicated Children's Times in the pool from 10-12 each morning and 2-6 each afternoon


Lighthouse Bar & Bistro

Fancy a fresh Seafood Chowder, Toasted Special or tucking into Bill Casey's Shanagarry Smoked Salmon on homemade brown soda bread?
The Lighthouse is the kind of place where you can while away the afternoon quite happily, have a snack or tuck into that old favourite; delicious fresh Ballycotton Battered Plaice with Tartare Sauce and Chips.

Opening Hours: Daily from 1pm -8.45pm


Samphire Restaurant

Chic, stylish and fun food, drink and cocktails with Samphire Social Eating.
Welcome one and all to Samphire our social eating space at the Garryvoe, we reckon eating is a social activity and the whole experience should primarily be interesting and fun, we really really want you to enjoy the food, wine, drinks tonight. In our dishes we want taste without all the fuss, we want you to enjoy the flavours and fun we have created.

Opening Hours: Thursday – Sunday, 6.30pm – 8.45pm including Sunday lunch.

Live music in the Library: Friday to Saturday.

For Reservation please call 021 4646 718 or email

The Garryvoe Hotel