Bantry Bay

Bantry Bay

This new holiday for 2017 sees us travel to one of the highlights of Ireland’s South West, West Cork and the charming harbour town of Bantry.

This new holiday for 2017 sees us travel to one of the highlights of Ireland’s South West, West Cork and the charming harbour town of Bantry. In the same area are the gardens on Garnish Island and the rugged beauty of the Mizen Peninsula.

Day 1

This morning we depart early and travel through Wales to Fishguard where we join the ferry to take us across the Irish Sea to Rosslare before we continue to our first stop in Waterford and our overnight hotel.


Day 2

After breakfast we join our coach and travel via the town of Cahir before we arrive in Bantry and our hotel.

B, D

Day 3

This morning we have a leisurely breakfast before joining our coach to travel to Ireland's most southerly point Mizen Head located on the Mizen Peninsula. We travel through wild scenery and small villages to reach Mizen Head from where (weather permitting) you may be able to spot the Fastnet Rock off the coast known as Ireland's Teardrop.

B, D

Day 4

Today we travel through this areas' rugged landscape before arriving at Glengarriff to catch the passenger ferry to Garnish Island and the gardens of Ilnacurin. The gardens play host to a multitude of plant variations and its unusual micro climate allows a range of exotic subtropical plant species to flourish, plus there are a number of walks and interesting buildings on the island. A restaurant on the island also serves light lunches and general refreshments.
(We would like to advise our passenger that a ramp must be used to board the ferry).

B, D

Day 5

After breakfast we say our farewells to our hotel and Bantry and return along the South coast road to the famous seaport of Cobh which was the last port of ill-fated ship the Titanic. We continue through the Irish countryside to Wexford and our hotel

B, D

Day 6

We make an early start from Wexford this morning and travel to Rosslare for the ferry back to Fishguard. On our arrival we continue back to your joining points.


B=Breakfast Included, D =Dinner Included

Hotel Details

Night 1 - Overnight Hotel - Dooley’s Hotel, Waterford. (Three star hotel in central position)

Nights 2,3,4 - Main Stay Hotel -Westlodge Hotel, Bantry.

Night 5 - Maldron Hotel, Wexford. (Three star hotel in countryside location)


Main Hotel: Westlodge Hotel, Bantry

This three star hotel is a fifteen minute walk from the town centre set in 30 acres of landscaped gardens. Its facilities include an indoor pool, Sauna and a restaurant and bar. Its bedrooms are ensuite with television and hairdryer. 


Price Includes:


  • Services of a coach and driver.

  • Five Nights hotel accommodation.

  • Meals are on a Half Board basis.

  • A visit to Mizen Head.

  • An visit to Garnish Island via Ferry.




Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergavenny Bus Station, Abergavenny
(Gorsaf Bws, Y Fenni)
Brecon Bus Exchange Stop 1, Brecon
(Cyfnewidfa,St 1, Aberhonddu)
Bromyard Bus Stop, Pump Street, Bromyard
Cheltenham Royal Well Bus Station, Cheltenham
Church Stretton Railway Station, A49 side, Church Stretton
Coleford Square, Bus Stop outside Angel Hotel, Coleford.
Craven Arms Tuffins Lay by Bus Stop, Craven Arms
Dudley Bus Stop, Outside Car Park, Flood Street, Dudley
Eardisley Tram Square, Eardisley
Evesham Bus Shelter, Merstow Green, Evesham, Worcs.
(Outside Evesham Working Mens Club WR11 4BS)
Gloucester Bus Station Stand A or B, Gloucester
Great Malvern Barnards Green Clock Bus Shelter, Gt Malvern
Halesowen Bus Stop/Shelter, Outside Trinity Point, New road,
Halesowen, West Midlands
Hay on Wye Bus Stop, Oxford Road Car park, Hay on Wye
Hereford Bus Station Stand 1 or 2, Commercial Road Bus Station,
Hereford Three Elms Bakers Lane, Off Three Elms Road, Hereford
Hereford Whitecross Whitecross Roundabout, Co-op Bus Stop, Hereford
Kidderminster Railway Stn. Forecourt, Comberton Hill
Kington Bus Stop, Mill Street, Kington
Knighton Bus Station, Knighton
(Gorsaf Fysiau,Tref-y-clawdd)
Ledbury Market House, Ledbury
Leintwardine Bus Stop, Lion Hotel, Leintwardine
Leominster Stand 2, Bus Station, Leominster
Llandrindod Wells Station Cresc (Outside Rail Stn) Llandrindod Wells
(Gorsaf Reilffordd, Llandrindod)
Ludlow Eco Park, Park & Ride Car Park Bus Stop, Ludlow
Malvern Link Bus Stop, Co-op Store, Malvern Link
Monmouth Coach Bay, Blestium Street, Monmouth
(Next to the Cattle Market Car Park)
Moreton On Lugg Bus Stop, Main Road, A49, Moreton On Lugg.
Newent Kings Arms Layby, Ross Rd, Newent, Gloucestershire
Pershore The Royal Arcade, Broad St, Pershore
Peterchurch Bus Stop, Lewis Way/Main Road Layby, Peterchurch
Pontrilas Old Coles Shop Bus Shelter, Pontrilas
Presteigne Recycling Centre, Presteigne, Powys
(Maes Parcio'r Man Ailgylchu, Llanandras)
Ross On Wye Stop 4, Cantilupe Road, Ross On Wye
Shrewsbury Crown Inn, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury.
Stourbridge Lay By, Bath Road, Near Crystal Leisure Centre
Stourbridge, DY8 1AE (New Pick Up Point for 2012)
Stourport-On-Severn Vale Road, Car Park, Stourport on Severn, Worcs.
Stratford upon Avon Natwest Bus Stop, Wood Street, Stratford
Telford M54 Motorway Services, Telford
Tenbury Wells Bus Stop, TSB Bank, Teme Street, Tenbury Wells
Tewkesbury Bus Stop, The Crescent, Outside the Abbey,
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire.
Wellington (Telford) Cock Hotel Bus Stop, Holyhead Road, Shropshire
Weobley Bus Stop, Broad Street, Weobley.
Worcester Centre Croft Road Coach Park, Worcester, Worcs.
Worcester Warndon Six Ways Park & Ride, M5 Junction 6
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