RANDOM LOCATIONS IN COBH
Cobh Tidy Towns has been working to create a positive change in Cobh for many years. Cobh won its first bronze medal in the National Tidy Towns competition in 2011, placing it at 103 in the country. A silver medal win in 2012, 2013 and 2014 was followed by a Gold Medal win for Cobh in 2015.
Cobh Connect is fast, comfortable coach service linking Cobh and Cork City. We are an Irish owned company offering a low cost, high value service for the residents of Cobh and Great Island. We offer 34 departures seven days a week and have multiple designated pick up and drop off points strategically located around the town on its journey to Cork City. Beginning at twenty to seven in the morning, this fast and frequent service will journey to Cork finishing at Patrick’s Quay and the service continues into the evening.
Cobh Museum is situated overlooking Cork Harbour. The exhibitions reflect the cultural, social and maritime history of Cobh and the Great Island. Formerly known as Queenstown, Cobh has a long maritime history and is known throughout the world for its association with emigration and was the last port of call for the RMS Titanic. The Museum holds the last written record for the RMS Titanic in the Pilot’s Log book.
Stocking Under Armour, Asics, Speedo, Shock Absorber, Kooga, Crocs, Umbro, Jan Sport, Canterbury, New Balance, Ronhill as well as Cobh Pirates & Ballymore AC kit.
The Keen House is a clothing and footwear retailer trading in Cobh since 1956. It is now moving into the third generation of the family. Cormac’s grandfather, Pat Connolly, started in Harbour Row in 1956 selling babywear, ladieswear, menswear and household goods – a typical Irish ‘drapery’ shop of that time. It was a difficult time in Ireland with around 1,000 people emigrating per week – the future looked even more bleak than now. Menswear, Ladieswear, Footwear & Sportswear for all ages. Specialists in school uniforms and corporatewear. Serving the people of Cobh for over 50 years.
The Escapade Cobh experience is available for teams of 2 to 6 people. The aim of the game is to escape from the game within a set time limit by solving riddles and puzzles using the cryptic clues given. Whether an afternoon with the family, night out with a group of friends or a team building evening, you will love the excitement that Escapade Cobh has to offer.We promise you will not be disappointed.
The entertaining and innovative Titanic Trail has been operating every day since 1998. The one hour escorted tour, with specially trained guides, brings to life the story of Titanic, and the events in the town on the day Titanic left her last anchorage to sail into her icy fate in the North Atlantic.
China Sea Chinese Restaurant and Takeaway was established in 2005. We offer an exciting array of diverse Chinese and European dishes. Our aim is to serve most delicious food and best customer services. We use premium quality Irish meats and fresh vegetables to cook the most delicious food.
Alan Wyse and Sons Building Contractors is a Cork based building company ,working throughout County Cork and surrounding counties .We carry out a wide range of work from New houses ,Refurbishments, Extensions,Attic coversions,Housing schemes and commercial work . we take full pride in our work and create a great working relationship with our clients to assure everyone gets what they want ,, be it from start of job to the handover of the keys etc…we can guarantee you get your full benifits and value for money with top class workmanship ..with over 30 years of experiance we can guarantee you get that ..
Delicious, freshly cooked meals ready for your microwave including a large selection of meats and vegetables including Roast Beef, Chicken. Baked Ham and Fresh Fish Specials
The best prices and service in Cobh. Beating Tesco everyday! Check in with us every week to see what amazing offers we have in store for you.
The Chamber has a clear vision of the future economic development of its region. It acts as a catalyst for the promotion of plans to ensure the long-term success for the business life and community. It articulates the views of its members individually and collectively to all it’s Local Authorities, to Central Government, T.D’s, European Institutions, public utilities and to all relevant bodies whether public or private. It provides opportunities for members to meet and network thus creating greater awareness of business opportunities throughout the area.
The Commodore Hotel was completed in 1854 and opened as the Queens Hotel. The name commemorated the fact that Queen Victoria, on her first ever visit to Ireland, had stepped ashore just a few yards from the site of the new hotel.The hotel consisted of fifty rooms (known as sitting & sleeping arrangements), two coffee rooms, a billiard room, fresh and salt water baths. At the time the hotel function hall could accommodate approximately five hundred people. The hotel is recorded to be one of thethe first purpose built hotels in Ireland. The clientele at the time were known as the “upper class”…
Coral Leisure Cobh is renowned as a market leader in the leisure industry, recognised for our expertise and appeal to all segments of the community through the provision of exciting innovative programming and to be valued by our customers and employees.
Ocean Escapes was founded in 2015 to provide Cork with the best tour company possible. Our team of experienced skippers are passionate about sharing our love of the water with everyone we have the pleasure of having on board. Our top priority is to make you, the passenger, happy!
Discover the unique connections that Cobh has with various events in Irish and world History. Mass emigration, Famine, Convict ships, The Titanic, The Lusitania. The “Queenstown Story” introduces the visitor to the amazing history of Cobh and awakes the curiosity of the visitor.. This is an educational, interesting and sometimes emotive journey through the centuries of Irish emigration from this historic port.
Enjoy yourself as you take a trip down memory lane. Our Sweet Shop is full of nostalgia, full of memories and full of your favourite sweets. We are not just selling sweets, we are selling a memory. Not only do we want you to be excited about our handpicked range of sweets we want to send you on a roller coaster of memories of years gone by and hopefully create some new ones for you and your loved ones.
Seasalt Cobh is a cafe and deli that prides itself on seasonal, fresh, and locally sourced ingredients. Located directly across the road from The Titanic Experience and Cobh promenade, and a two minute walk from Cobh Heritage Centre, we are the ideal place to drop in for a coffee, breakfast, lunch, brunch, or a cake. We’re currently open for takeaway on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday serving up brunch, lunch, heat-at-home dinner, cakes and coffees.
In 1994 a committee was formed in Cobh to provide a community centre for the area which would fulfil an obvious need and be a focal point for all age groups.
Pre-school & Playschool (for children aged 2yrs 6mths to 5yrs) We are participating in the ECCE Scheme (Free Pre-school year) and we will not ask for any money for extra activities thereby truly providing your child with their ‘Free Pre-school Year’ Activity programmes based on ‘Aistear’ – the newly launched curriculum framework for children up to the age of 6 years which is specific to the needs of each individual child We provide morning and afternoon sessions as follows: Morning: 9am – 12pm Afternoon: 2pm – 5pm
Cobh Golf Club at Marino Point, a Hawtree Design. Perched on an elevated site with stunning views overlooking the inner regions of Cork Harbour, Our Championship course was officially opened in 2010 by Irish Open Champion & WGC winner, Shane Lowry.
Established in 2010 by Tony McKeown B.Sc, McKeownIT Services is an innovative Information Technology Business supporting clients nationwide. We bring a Personal, Professional and Affordable IT Service to the Home, School & SME Markets. With more than 20 years experience working in both the IT and Communications industries, our fully qualified staff have the knowledge and the ability to take care of all your IT needs. “Tony McKeown B.Sc. has been involved in the IT and Communications industries for more the 20 years now. Tony, originally from Drogheda Co. Louth, moved to Cork in the early eighties. He was educated at Rochestown College and the Cork Institute of Technology where he received a Higher Certificate in Science in Computing as well as a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Support. He worked with Chorus (formerly Cork Multi Channel/Irish Multi Channel) now UPC for 16 years. Tony went on to work with an IT company in Cork City for 3 years before setting up McKeownIT Services in Cobh in 2010, a customer focused innovative IT business. Tony is the current Vice President of Cobh & Harbour Chamber of Commerce and a member of Plato Cork. Tony has a keen interest in all sports”.
Local electrician available for sockets , lights, rewiring, faults, new builds, all associated electrical works, reci registered, c2 holder, insured,over 20 years experience as an electrical contractor. Try us for a price, you will be pleasantly surprised. Contact Richard at 0872505911
Offically all the school uniforms for every school in cobh in stock along with our huge school bags and lunch bags stock aswell. Pop in to see all. We also have a facility to save money every week to help all. We hope that locally you can get all your school needs from uniforms to bags to books to shoes!:) special orders for school uniforms can be made here also
Great Island Motors opened its doors in 1960 and since then has grown to a large operation with used car stock levels, constantly over 150 offering to our existing customers and future customers an extensive range, both in price and vehicles, making us the Largest Second hand car dealership in Munster.
Open Tuesday-Saturday We specialise in all aspects of Cutting, Colouring & Upstyling Lift available Ghd’s Olaplex Joico Alfaparf
Professional Dog Grooming Cobh Alison received her diploma in animal care with veterinary nursing in 2003 and went on to train with a well known groomer for a further 2 years before establishing Barking Mad Grooming Parlor in 2007 and has become well known and respected in Cobh and other surrounding towns. Alison is also certified as a veterinary nutrition advisor and is a member of IPDGA.
Cobh’s newest one stop shops full of Great offers and caters for all your shopping needs. Located on Top of the Hill and our sister shop located at Newtown
Casual dining at its best. Serving carvery lunch and an À La Carte evening menu of great steaks, fish and meats with vegetarian options, with top quality, local ingredients, handpicked by Chef-owner Gary Brown.
November 1884 saw the founding of the G.A.A. in Hayes’ Hotel Thurles and by 1886 Cork County had been organised with over 20 clubs affiliating to the association. They were Blarney, Cork Nationals, Clondulane, Cobh, Little Island, Ballygarven, St. Finbarrs, Macroom, Knockaney, Ballyhea, Midleton, Carrigaline, Aughbullogue, Glanmire, Lisgoold, Ballincollig, Knockraha, Carrignavar, Riverstown, Kinsale and Inniscarra.
Beauty Chambers offers all your essential beauty needs including waxing, threading, tinting, nail care, Shellac, facials, massage, make-up, spray tan, lash extensions, occasion/party lashes. The salon is next door to Cherry’s Hair Studio making it an ideal location for your hair and beauty needs.
Cobh Credit Union is a vibrant part of the community. The ideas and ethos that were born in 1964 are still evident today despite the difficulties that the
Centra is Ireland’s leading convenience retail group, with bright, accessible stores in over 450 locations throughout the country. Centra stores provide you with convenient shopping solutions, have all the items you need and are good value for money.
We have a reputation for quality, value and friendly service, and the fact that stores are independently owned and operated by local people means that shoppers get the best of both worlds – commitment to the traditional values of good fresh foods and excellent services, combined with the price power and state-of-the art retail systems of a big national foodstore group.
As Corks number one outdoor activity, With TripAdvisor certificates of excellence in 2017, 18 & 19. We pride ourselves in offering you a boating experience to remember! Whether its on our Self Drive Boats or our High Speed Sea Safari RIBs we have something for everyone. Located beside Ireland’s only dedicated Cruise Liner Berth in Cobh. Cork Harbour Boat Hire allows you to explore the vast depths of Cork Harbour on a fantastic boating adventure.
The Rob Roy is a Traditional Irish Pub full of character and old world charm. It is recorded as “The Rob Roy & Commercial Inn” in Slaters 1846 Directory and “The Rob Roy Hotel” in 1867.Many emigrants spent their last night upstairs here before departing to America. The Pub is currently run by Martin & Helen Slattery and Martin on occasion will join the many regular traditional music sessions that are held there,on his Banjo. A warm friendly welcome awaits all visitors to The Rob Roy.
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Garvey’s SuperValu Cobh offers Customers “Value for Money” with everyday day essentials on offer, Also employs 65 of the best local talent and supports the local community.
Just 10 minutes drive from Cobh town centre, this surprising natural hideaway is set on beautiful Cuskinny bay and Cuskinny Bird Sanctuary. With a wide variety of water-based activities, hiking routes and stunning woodlands to explore, the possibilities to create new and surprising expeditions and events for your group are endless. The perfect fun and natural adventure is right here…
Established in 1971 English Auctioneers & Valuers Ltd. is Cobh’s premier and longest established firm of auctioneers. The business deals in Residential and Commercial Sales, Lettings and Valuations. Managing Director of English Auctioneers & Valuers Ltd, Liz Hannon M.I.P.A.V, has worked in Real Estate for the past 37 years. Esther Powell has worked with the firm for 17 years. The business has thrived during Cobh’s increasing popularity as a Cork City suburb.
Winner of the ‘International Travel & Tourism Awards’ 2019 and ‘EUROPE’S Leading Tourist Attraction’ 2017! Spike Island off the coast of Cobh in Cork harbour has over 1300 years of Irish history. From the Island Monastery and Fortress to the World’s largest Prison in the 1850’s and centuries of island homes. Your journey starts with a ferry ride before Ireland’s best storytellers take you on a guided tour of the outer island and Fortress. You can then self explore our prison cells, Fortress, beautiful island walks and also use our on site café. Attractions include the 1850’s Punishment block with its dark cells, the 1980’s prison cells and riot exhibition, Ireland’s largest artillery gun park and several penal, military and social history museums. With activities for children and families and guided and self guided tours, Spike Island has something for everyone. Groups welcome, audioguides in French, German and English available. See the website for sailings times. We look forward to welcoming you to Fortress Spike.
Frank Hederman has dedicated over 35 years to creating the finest handmade smoked salmon in the world. Drawing on Ireland’s heritage, focussing on small batch production, and avoiding mechanisation or automation where possible, he has spent decades refining the rare traditional skills of hang–smoking in an authentic timber smoke house.
The spectacular views of Cork Harbour and relaxing atmosphere make The Quays an experience not to be missed. Enjoying prime location along the waterfront in the heart of Cobh with strong focus on fresh seafood and inviting ambience the Quays is a must for locals and visitors alike. With a large outdoor seating area and a private pontoon for customers there is no better location to appreciate the passing cruise liners and maritime scenery. Management and staff pride themselves on their friendly and thorough service and their willingness to cater for specific customer requirements. We look forward to welcoming you to The Quays Bar and Restaurant in the near future.
Cobh Pharmacy provides the community of Cobh and visitors to the town with a wide range of pharmacy and health care services. If you are looking for a pharmacist or chemist in Cork, Cobh Pharmacy will be able to help you. Our services include dispensing prescriptions with full medication management, weight management, smoking cessation, blood pressure checks and medical advice for your medication treatments and conditions.
Starting off with no home and little facilities to what is now a top class pitch and magnificent dressing rooms at Old Church Park has indeed been a great achievement. The club is now catering for up to 50 players and also has close ties with the schoolboys and youth sections in the town.
Cobh Dental Clinic has served over 50,000 patients, including those from the surrounding areas, international visitors, and the women & men of the Naval services, since being established in 1992. The practice moved to its current home, a purpose built premises on Casement Square in 1996, outfitted with 2 dental surgeries and full panoramic dental X-Ray facilities.
Tregan Craft Centre is a unique retail environment dedicated to the promotion of Authentic Irish Craft. At Tregan Crafts we invite you to stand out from the crowd and in a world dominated by mass produced commodities celebrate with us the unique style and quality of Irish Handmade Treasures.
We aim to provide excellence in medical care to all our patients. We are dedicated to listening to you and managing your health concerns and issues. Here at the Great Island General Practice we provide a wide range of services under one roof. The Great Island General Practice is certified for all the free childhood vaccines by HSE, it is also registered for free cervical smears. The Practice also delivers a full programme of health screening, insurance medicals, family planning, STI screening, emergency contraception, implanon and mirena coil insertion
Cobh Pastimes is an Old Time Photography Studio. Come in, no appointment is necessary, and dress up and be photographed in various themes e.g. Edwardian, Pirates, Saloon Girl or Cowboy and Steampunk, First Class Passengers or
Electrical Contractor, RECI Registered Vat Registered Fully Insured. Fire Alarm. Emergency lighting. Data comms
Frank and Patricia welcome you to Nyali Lodge, the name “Nyali’ derives its origin from the beautiful seaside resort in East Africa where Patricia spent her formative years. At the Lodge you will find a homely and friendly atmosphere in comfortable surroundings, it is our aim to make your stay with us a pleasant and memorable one. In our pleasantly furnished bedrooms you can be guaranteed a restful stay, these rooms overlook our enclosed flower garden which is to the rear of the property.
Ticknock Pharmacy, Supervalue Shopping Centre. Plenty Parking, Late Night Opening Thurs and Fri Nights
Nestled in the beautiful surroundings of Ballymore Village,Cobh The High Chapperal Bar is a family friendly,family run bar.All your sporting requirements are met here with live action on our three big screens.
The Springfield Ramblers Schoolboys and Schoolgirls Football Club facilitates the playing of schoolboys’ and schoolgirls’ football in Cobh for the boys and girls of the town from the ages of 5 to 16 years. The club was formed when the Springfield Club and the Cobh Ramblers Schoolboys clubs amalgamated to provide a single dedicated outlet for the playing of soccer for youngsters in Cobh.
Welcome to Harley’s Townhouse, situated in the heart of the picturesque tourist town of Cobh, Co. Cork in the south of Ireland. Here at Harley’s we pride ourselves on offering quality budget accommodation. Harley’s is a freestyle accommodation where guests are free to come and go as they please. All our rooms have modern furnishings with TV’s and free Wifi, all our rooms also have their own en-suite with complimentary toiletries. 2 of our rooms have uninterrupted views of Cork Harbour, the world’s second largest natural harbour, and directly onto the spot where the ill-fated Titanic last dropped anchor. Each year during the summer months anywhere between 50 and 60 large cruise liners sail past the front of Harley’s to berth at Cobh’s deep water quay making Harley’s the ideal spot to wake up on a summer morning.
The Sardinian is a beautifully decorated boutique guesthouse situated in the tourist town of Cobh and overlooking Cork Harbour and Spike Island.
Apache Pizza is a fully Irish owned quality pizza delivery company, we have in excess of 79 stores nationwide. We are committed to developing and expanding Apache Pizza to be the biggest and the best pizza restaurant and delivery operator in Ireland – keeping your money in the country and offering the best quality and value around
Robin Hill Sanctuary provides B&B and self- catering accommodation. We offer a wide variety of snacks and afternoon tea in our newly opened Victorian tea rooms. Holistic therapies and massage pamper packages also available.
Bed and Breakfast Accommodation and Self Catering Suites, open all year round (even over Christmas). Stunning Harbour views, walking distance to the town and train station. Free Car park and Wi-Fi. Restaurant on site, bar with open fire, live music at weekends, open every evening.
Since opening in 2012 The Titanic Bar and Grill has become very popular with locals and visitors alike. We believe this is due to our menu boasting prime Irish steaks and fresh fish caught locally and also signature dishes like our Titanic Hot Buffalo Wings and our Titanic Double Burger being served in a relaxed,
Kelly’s Bar is located in the heart of the vibrant town of Cobh, looking out onto Cork Harbour. Run by Tom Kelly and his team of friendly and professional staff, it is a popular Irish bar with a relaxed atmosphere and a warm welcome for locals and visitors alike.
Cobh’s most traditional pub since 1880. For a genuine pint in a genuine atmosphere, come and join us at The Donkey. We look forward to seeing you.
Titanic Experience Cobh is a new permanent visitor centre, located in the original White Star Line Ticket Office in the centre of Cobh town (formally known as Queenstown) in what was the departure point for the final 123 passengers who boarded the Titanic.
The immensely popular Elmville B&B is a superb example of a restored Victorian House set on its own grounds overlooking Cork Harbour, one of the finest natural Harbour’s’ in the world. Your host, Olive O’Brien, will make your stay a truly comfortable, warm and enjoyable experience.
Ard Na Laoi Cobh Bed and Breakfast Accommodation is approved by The Irish Tourist Board and is recommended by Rick Steeves in his guide. It has two triple and three double rooms, all of which are en-suite with TV. A spacious guest lounge with tea/coffee facilities is also available overlooking the harbour.
Cuskinny Marsh Nature Reserve, near Cobh, County Cork, Ireland is managed by Birdwatch Ireland (BWI). The land is owned by the Bird and Ronan families and comprises about 12 ha of land located along the lower reaches of the Ballyleary Stream on the Great Island in Cork Harbour.
The WatersEdge Hotel is situated in the town of Cobh, 200 yards from Cobh Train Station. It offers spacious rooms, free parking and a bistro-style restaurant that overlooks Cork Harbour. Rooms at the WatersEdge have cable TV, spacious bathrooms and Wi-Fi access. There is a room service menu and some rooms have waterside views.
Wake up to spectacular harbour views in one of the oldest B&B’s in Cork. Watch some of the most luxurious cruise liners sailing by your window and enjoy a tasty breakfast at Ardeen B&B Cobh, Co. Cork. Located right in the heart of the heritage town of Cobh in East Cork (known for being the last port of call for the Titanic)