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Ballycotton Lighthouse

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Ballycotton, Ireland
+353 21 464 6875
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We really enjoyed our trip out to the Lighthouse. Lovely short trip out to be met by Derry our fab... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
maryryanCork
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Wonderful tour

We had a wonderful time seeing the lighthouse. We were not sure if we would make it to Ballycotton... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Sean K
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Ballycotton, Ireland
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+353 21 464 6875
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our trip out to the Lighthouse. Lovely short trip out to be met by Derry our fab guide. In our group was my niece Deirdre, her husband Lyndon, son Jack and their friends Sarah Jane, Mark, Henry & Rosie from Norwich, UK....More

1  Thank maryryanCork
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We had a wonderful time seeing the lighthouse. We were not sure if we would make it to Ballycotton until the day before, so we did not book ahead but we were able to walk into the Inn around 10AM off the 240 bus from...More

1  Thank Sean K
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Booked to do the tour of the lighthouse. What a lovely day we had. Our tour rep Eddie was wonderful. After the lovely boat trip to the island he kept us entertained by telling us the history of the lighthouse. The best part was he...More

1  Thank Catherinecork2016
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing scenery, especially on sunny day. Nice walk at the top of the cliff till the end of that track

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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We loved the boat ride out to the the lighthouse. Only one of only two off shore lighthouses you can visit in Ireland. The tour guide Dee gave us a unique perspective of what life was like in the old days when lighthouses were manned...More

2  Thank acstarr
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Short boat ride out to an island with lighthouse. Guided tour experience-guide very informative and friendly. Definetely worth a visit if in the area

2  Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Very good time. Beautiful views and great information.. Derry and Tom were great. Tom gave us a smooth ride out there and Derry guided us through the amazing island..

2  Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

This lighthouse has a 140 year history. It's a 15 minute boat ride from Ballycotton harbour. Having landed on the island, there is a steep upward climb to the lighthouse. The tour takes you around the top of the island and into the lighthouse itself....More

2  Thank A228
Reviewed 5 October 2015

A lovely scene, we were there early that morning and the tide was out which revealed the floor of the sea and then in the afternoon it was a complete different landscape when the tide was fully out, we has a drone and flew it...More

3  Thank Keith S
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Take the tour boat and go. Wonderful experience and well worth the $$ that will go to help preserve the lighthouse and establish a museum there. Great views.

3  Thank rnmteach
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