Blarney Caravan and Camping Park is a beautiful, family run holiday destination a short drive from the city of Cork, in the south of Ireland. The park is open from the beginning of April until the end of October every year, and welcomes guests with tents, motorhomes, touring caravans and campervans. The site has achieved a four-star rating.
Hardstanding and grass pitches are available for motorhomes, caravans and campervans, and all these pitches are serviced with an electric hook-up, while a small number of fully serviced pitches also benefit from water and drainage hook-ups. A number of the tent pitches, which are on their own separate all grass field, also have electric hook-ups.
The many facilities found on-site ensure guests enjoy a comfortable stay at Blarney Caravan and Camping Park, when they visit Ireland on their camping, motorhome and caravan holidays. Among other things, there is a modern toilet and shower block with access for disabled guests, a laundrette, a chemical waste disposal point and a motorhome servicing area. There is also a camper’s kitchen and a dining area. Wi-Fi is offered across the park for guests to use during their stay, too.
In addition to the excellent range of facilities, there is also plenty to do to keep busy at Blarney Caravan and Camping Park. The children’s playground is always popular with younger guests, while the 18-hole pitch and putt golf course provides a fun golfing test for the whole family. Plenty of open space is available for those looking to enjoy ball games.
The site is just a five-minute drive from the centre of Blarney, and in this town you'll find shops as well as a selection of restaurants and pubs. Many of the pubs have live entertainment and welcome children in the evening as well as the day. There is also a bar a short 100-metre walk from the park for those preferring to stay closer to the site.
Pitch at this campsite and you're also very close to the world famous Blarney Castle, one of the most popular tourist attractions in all of southern Ireland. Over 600 years old, the castle is a wonderful building to explore, while the famous Blarney Stone is also nearby.
If you'd like to visit Cork during your stay at Blarney Caravan and Camping Park, it is only a 20-minute drive away. Climb the bell town at St Anne's Church, enjoy time at St Fin Barre's Cathedral, head to the English Market, go to the Franciscan Well Brewery or to get a taste and an overall view of this historic city, take an open-top double-decker bus tour of Cork. Or maybe a walking literary tour is more your thing – download it at the Cork City Library and get walking.
Fancy a round of golf? Blarney Hotel Golf and Spa Resort and Muskerry Golf Club are both a short way beyond Blarney. Or for some Irish whiskey, head to the Jameson Distillery in Midleton, which is about a 35-minute drive from this campsite.
All this, or you could just enjoy the wild and beautiful landscapes you'll find all around you when you pitch at Blarney Caravan and Camping Park on your holidays in Ireland.