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Castle Quay Holiday Homes are set in a beautiful peaceful location, adjacent to Kilgobbin Castle and overlooking the Bandon River

Situated 10 minutes drive from Kinsale and 30 minutes from Cork International Airport. 

A Perfect location for your visit to Kinsale or to use as a base for touring the beautiful countryside of West Cork and Kerry.



About Us


An exclusive development of sixteen luxurious 3 Bedroom Detached Holiday Homes on a superb elevated waterfront location, offering magnificent views of the River Bandon. Built in 2006 within the grounds of Kilgobbin Castle, this charming and tranquil location is just a short boat trip upstream from the beautiful historic town of Kinsale - the gourmet capital of Ireland.


There are two house types of architectural design, finished to an exceptional standard with fittings and furnishings that exceed Fáilte Ireland four star standard. Each house comes complete with a timber deck and mezzanine.


"Castle Quay" is very accessible for visitors with Cork Airport only 30 minutes drive, 40 minutes from Ringaskiddy Ferry Port and within easy commuting distance of Cork city.


The Holiday Homes are run by Mairead McCarhty who can be contacted on (087) 9312322

Buy a House

holiday_homes-22 compressedThe houses, c.1300 square feet (C120 sq m), finished to an exceptionally high standard

Price reduced to €275,000

(Originally priced at €425,000)


Turnkey finish - fully furnished including all electrical appliances



Six of these houses can also be sold as private residence – outside of the tax scheme.




These houses can be sold as Holiday Homes – qualifying for tax relief and capital allowances of 10% per annum. These capital allowances may be offset against all Irish sources rental income and are available at an individual’s highest tax rate. 



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Standard features include:


  • Superb elevated waterfront location


  • Fully tiles floor to ceiling bathrooms/ensuites


  • Magnificent views of the River Bandon


  • Solid wood kitchen with granite worktop


  • Choice of 2 types of houses


  • Timber decking


  • Turnkey finish - fully furnished including all electrical appliances


  • Security Gates at entrance


  • Each house has been wired for a security alarm


  • Architectural designs


  • Private parking and wheelchair friendly


  • Gold Shield electric heating




  • Luxury whirlpool bath in each house


  • A management company available to maintain and lease the houses if required


  • Double glazed prestige teak windows and doors with 10yr guarantee


  • Capital allowance of 10% per annum available 


  • High quality fittings, furnishings and decor.  Fáilte Ireland 4 star approved



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Floor Plans


House A


House B



The Holiday Homes are detached. 

Each have a kitchen, open plan living / dining area with flame effect fire and French doors onto a decked area, double bedroom and cloakroom on the ground floor.

On the first floor is a mezzanine seating area open to the living room, a double bedroom (en suite), one twin and a family bathroom with Jacuzzi bath.  



On Site Facilities

Gated Entrance with security code


Open Garden

On Site Toddlers Play Area

Outdoor Furniture

Secure Parking


Ground Floor





Electric Hob

Electric Oven

Fridge Freezer




Coffee  Maker



Living Room

Colour TV

Free to Air Satellite

DVD Player

Electric Storage Heaters

Flame Effect Fire




Wash Hand Basin




1 Double Bed

Electric Heater



Relaxing Chair

Nest of Tables

Table Lamp




Jacuzzi Bath

Shower over bath

Wash Hand Basin



Main Bedroom

Double Bed

Electric Heater

En Suite Shower room


En Suite Bathroom


Wash Hand Basin



Twin Bedroom

2 Single Beds

Electric Heater



Iron & Ironing Board

Hair Dryer

Broadband Access (on some houses – available on request)

CD/Radio – (Available on request)

Cot & High Chair (Available on request)


Dogs not allowed during July/August





Awaiting foreshore Licence

Special Offers


CALL MAIREAD ON 00353 (0)87 931 2322


Bandon Summer Festival Starts On July 12th.

Ballinspittle Summer Festival From  Sun 13th to Sun 20th July  


Guests of Castle Quay holiday homes have 10% discount from Kinsale Boat Hire - so great value if you'd like to go fishing or take a boat around the harbour.