Glounthaune is within easy reach of many of Cork’s more popular attractions. The Fota House Arboretum and Gardens and the Fota Wildlife Park are amongst the many popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two other worthy points of interest within a short distance of Glounthaune are Fota Island and Blackrock Castle.
Hunt down a bargain, grab a bite to eat or just window shop at nearby shopping hotspots such as the Mahon Point Shopping Centre.
Sports fans visiting Glounthaune should book tickets for Pairc Ui Rinn to see the Cork GAA taking on visiting rivals. On match days follow the procession of blue and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When it’s time to slow down after discovering the delights of Glounthaune, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Make reservations for the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Cork, the Fota Island Hotel & Spa, or the Vienna Woods Hotel.