Whiddy Island Package

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Whiddy Island Package

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of West Cork with this exclusive getaway that combines luxury accommodation with an unforgettable island adventure. Escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and discover the hidden gem that is Whiddy Island. Nestled in the scenic Bantry Bay, this charming island offers a tranquil retreat where you can unwind, explore, and connect with nature.

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Whiddy Island Package

Our Whiddy Island Package includes a one-night stay at The Maritime Hotel Bantry, renowned for its warm hospitality and breathtaking views of the bay. Our spacious and comfortable rooms provide the perfect haven to relax and rejuvenate after a day of island exploration.

Your adventure begins with a scenic ferry ride from Bantry Pier to Whiddy Island. As you sail across the crystal-clear waters, you'll be captivated by the stunning coastal landscapes and the sense of tranquility that surrounds you!

Once on the island, prepare to be enchanted by its natural beauty. With over 7 kilometers of walking trails, you'll have the opportunity to explore the island's diverse landscapes, from sandy beaches and rugged cliffs to lush woodlands and meadows teeming with wildflowers. Take a leisurely stroll or embark on a more challenging hike – the choice is yours!


What's Included

Just a short ferry ride from Bantry Town, the island makes for a perfect day trip with the family or group of friends. At just 5.6km long and 2.4km wide, it’s easy to take in most of the island on foot or by bike.

From €70pps, Package Includes:

:: Accommodation for 2 people sharing in a double/twin room.

:: Full Irish Breakfast the following morning.

:: Return trip to Whiddy Island.

:: Complimentary access to Leisure Centre & Complimentary secure car parking.



West Cork has long been renowned for its abundance of fresh, locally produced ingredients. Artisan cheeses, fresh seafood and organic produce continually attract food-lovers the world over. It is no wonder then that Bantry is a favourite not alone with tourists but with local West Cork Food lovers alike. The Maritime showcase this to the highest standard. All dining experiences at The Maritime Hotel are provided by a quality team who are focused on the highest level of customer satisfaction. From a restaurant experience to light refreshments, your every requirement will be catered for.


Hotel Facilities

Club Maritime boasts a 19m pool complete with Jacuzzi, sauna, and steam room. This state-of-the-art leisure club located in Bantry, West Cork is for the exclusive use of members and hotel guests and features:

:: 19m swimming pool

:: Children’s pool

:: Sauna

:: Steam Room

:: Jacuzzi

:: Fully-equipped gymnasium

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What To Expect

For those with a taste for history, Whiddy Island is home to a fascinating past. Visit the remains of the 17th-century Bantry House and Garden, a grand mansion steeped in history and surrounded by magnificent gardens. Learn about the island's role in the Spanish Armada and its rich maritime heritage at the Bantry Bay Oil Terminal Exhibition.

After a day of adventure and discovery, return to The Maritime Hotel Bantry to unwind in style. Indulge in a delicious meal at our renowned restaurant, where our talented chefs create culinary delights using the finest local ingredients. Savor fresh seafood, mouthwatering steaks, and delectable vegetarian options while enjoying panoramic views of the bay.

Whether you're seeking a romantic getaway, a family adventure, or a solo retreat, the Whiddy Island Package offers an experience that will leave you with lasting memories. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty, history, and tranquility of Whiddy Island while enjoying the exceptional hospitality and comfort of The Maritime Hotel Bantry.

Book your Whiddy Island Package today and embark on a journey that will rejuvenate your spirit and ignite your sense of wonder. Discover the magic of Whiddy Island with us and create memories to treasure forever.

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Bantry sits on the South Western peninsula of Ireland and is located on the main N71 between Cork and Kenmare and Killarney.


We hope that you find our directions to Bantry of assistance to you in your journey.


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