Acton Lodge is an mid 19th century house with all its' former characteristics still in place. It has been complimented by the addition of a second dwelling built on the grounds which is totally modern. The atmosphere in Acton Lodge is relaxed and friendly. We have parking spaces available free of charge for guests, together with wifi throughout.
Cork City is the ideal centre to base oneself while visiting parts of West Cork like Bantry, Schull, Glengarrif or going to see the charm of Kinsale, the food capital of Ireland. Cobh or Midelton are a mere 20 miles to the East of the City.
Blarney Castle is located just 8 Kilometres from Acton Lodge. Killarney is 1 hour 15 minute drive from here.
There are numerous golf courses located within a half an hours drive and are of an excellent standard, Fota Golf Course, Muskerry Golf Course and Bandon Golf Course to name just a few.
Cork City has many English Language centres which may be accessed one mile from Acton Lodge.
The City centre has many pubs that have traditional Irish music 7 nights a week, i.e. "The Oliver Plunkett". The English Market is located one mile from here and the city itself has many old parts and beautiful churches that let you get a feel for the history of Cork.
Cork airport is located 8 Kilometres from our house and is an easy drive to the house as it is not necessary to drive through the city to get here. Taxi services are excellent to and from the airport.