Welcome to Fernhill House & Hotel

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The O’Neill family at Fernhill look forward to welcoming you to Fernhill for a pleasant stay at our award winning country house in Clonakilty, West Cork.

Your comfort & enjoyment is of the utmost importance to us and we know that this goes beyond our comfy beds and delicious breakfast. It is the little extras that will make your experience like our landscaped gardens, amazing views, luxurious setting, family run attention to detail, free wi fi, parking, daily newspapers and much more.

Whilst our property is over 200 years old, all of our rooms are modern, spacious and clean. Our beautiful rooms are second only to our food & service which you will be sure to come back for.

6 Reasons to Stay at Fernhill

At Fernhill we are very lucky to have support of fantastic customers and the wonderful community of West Cork.

Superior Service

As Fernhill is a family run hotel with over 50 years experience of making sure guests have the best stay possible, you can trust that we will do the same for you.

Gorgeous Gardens

Fernhills’ location has to be seen to be believed. We are set on our own spectacularly maintained landscaped gardens overlooking amazing views of the West Cork countryside.

Historic House

Fernhill has a rich history from Michael Collins, the solicitor general of Ireland to a snail that changed the world. A wonderful place to visit, relax and soak up the unique atmosphere.

Beautiful Bedrooms

All of our bedrooms are spacious and set to four star standards with very competitive prices. You will love our gorgeous décor and comfort.

Colourful Clonakilty

Fernhill is close to Michael Collins’ birthplace Clonaklity, one of Ireland’s most amazing towns. Nightly music sessions, gorgeous beaches and loads to do in this award winning town.

Fabulous Fernhill

All the little things set Fernhill apart. From free Wifi, ample and free parking and amazing West Cork food from artisan suppliers like Union Hall Smoked Salmon to Clonakilty Black Pudding.

6 Reasons to Visit Clonakility

At Fernhill we are very lucky to have support of fantastic customers and the wonderful community of West Cork.


Clonakilty has been named the best town in Europe and is the birthplace of Michael Collins and the ancestors of Henry Ford & JFK among others. What makes Clon so special? Come and see for yourself


There are many great activities like whale watching, golf, cycling, island tours, night kayaking, coastal drives and more.

Wild Atlantic Way

Nestled along the start of the Wild Atlantic Way, there are 5 beaches within 5 miles of Clon and many picturesque villages to visit.


Clonakilty is one of the best known music towns in Ireland from the iconic De Barras folk club to intimate venues like An teach beag and music sessions nightly.


There are hundreds of local artisan producers including Clonakilty Black Pudding and our close proximity to the sea means you will enjoy some amazing fresh fish.


Clonakilty is central to the West Cork Garden Trail which has 22 stunning country houses and varied gardens to visit.

News & Activities

At Fernhill we are very lucky to have support of fantastic customers and the wonderful community of West Cork.

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