Camden Fort Meagher, situated on the outskirts of Crosshaven, Cork Harbour, Ireland, is well worth a visit with its breathtaking views of Cork Harbour and Cobh, the last port of call for the ill-fated Titanic. The village of Crosshaven is surrounded with sandy beaches and secluded coves, for an afternoon swim or an evening stroll, which are a short walk or drive away. Outdoor activities in the vicinity include woodland walks, horse riding, cycling, golf, fishing, sailing and tennis. We are also just a short riverside walk from the Royal Cork Yacht Club, the World’s oldest yacht club. Camden Fort Meagher is a must see attraction when touring the Cork/Kerry area – Ireland’s premier tourist region. The diverse landscape, ranging from the beautiful unspoilt ruggedness of the West Cork coastline to the lakes and mountains of Killarney, never fail to delight even the most discerning visitor. Other places of interest nearby include Kinsale, Blarney Castle, Fota Wildlife Park, Cobh Heritage Centre and Jameson Whiskey Heritage Centre. Suggested touring itineraries are available on request. We are located at the gateway to West Cork, just 15 minutes drive from Cork Airport and Ferry Port. Transfers can be provided in our minibus.
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Crosshaven is a village in South County Cork near the mouth of Cork Harbour, Ireland, some 23 km south of Cork City, 18 km from Cork Airport and just 12 km from Ringaskiddy. Crosshaven is best known nationally and internationally, as a major sailing and angling centre. Crosshaven boasts a long and colourful seafaring and boat building tradition. Its history is in keeping with its picturesque setting on the Owenabue estuary within Cork Harbour. On a visit to Crosshaven you can relax at one of its many cafes or bars or take a beautiful walk to enjoy the mixture of views of land, river and sea. Here one can enjoy scenic walks, a leisurely days days fishing, good food, a choice of sports and, in the evening, relax in one of the local hosteleries and enjoy the music and they ‘craic’. Crosshaven offers an ever-increasing range of services and a wide choice of leisure and sports activities. e.g., Walking & Trekking, Cycling, Golfing, Tennis, Fishing, Sightseeing, Shopping, Music, Art & Culture, History & Heritage, dining and more. During your visit, learn about the history, architecture and folklore of Crosshaven by following the walks described in this website: walks, that take you from the tranquility of the Riverside Gardens to the heights of Camden Fort Meagher, with magnificent views of the outer and inner Harbour, to winding bays through quiet pasture and woodland.