Ballymaloe is a large country house
on a 400 acre farm 20 miles east
of Cork City, Ireland. Family run,
on the family farm. Pleasant rural
location, close to the coastline.
Comfortable accommodation. Award
winning restaurant. Outdoor swimming
pool, small golf course, tennis
court, woodland walks, children's
play area. Small conference facilities.
The Main House has charming older
rooms, Smaller rooms on the south
side overlook the lawn, others on
the top floor are tucked into the
The Downstairs Rooms The new spacious rooms on the north side have
views over the river and bird life
at the back of the house. They also
have quick and easy access to the
swimming pool and tennis court in
The Courtyard The courtyard rooms are beside the main house in an
independent building. The ground
floor rooms have very easy wheel
chair access and if necessary cars
can be brought to the bedroom door.
Upstairs the spacious Geranium room has an alcove for a child's bed
or desk if you are looking for a
quiet spot to work. Two small "cottagey"
rooms and two larger rooms make
up the top floor.
Around the house there are lovely
walks in our woodland area and bird
sanctuary, a small golf course,
tennis court, croquet lawn,swimming
pool for summer use, and a sand
pit and slide for children.
The restaurant has gradually developed since it was opened in 1964
serving the cuisine of the Irish
country house. It is based on the
produce of our farm and gardens,
and on traditional and modern recipes
with influence from other countries.