Kinsale is an award-winning and historic town nestled between rolling hills and one of the prettiest harbours in Europe. Only a 30-minute drive south from Cork City and only 20 minutes from Cork Airport it is the scenic and culinary gateway to West Cork and the Wild Atlantic Way.
The Trident Hotel is spectacularly set on the water’s edge in Kinsale, in a prime location for guests to enjoy the stunning views. Recently refurbished the Trident has 75 guestrooms including an executive wing comprising 30 rooms and penthouse floor of 9 luxury suites, all with breathtaking views of the harbour and enchanting town of Kinsale.
For the energetic, some of the activities available locally include golf, horse riding walking tours, bike tours, foodie tours and of course all watersports. Yacht charter and sea angling are available from our private marina. Alternatively, take a wander through some of the narrow winding streets and discover galleries, museums, antique and craft shops in the historic town. Visit Charles Fort or take a trip further into beautiful West Cork with its deserted beaches and mountains. Finish the day with a visit to one of the many colourful restaurants or lively pubs for which Kinsale is famous! Kinsale is renowned for good food. In our award-winning Pier One Restaurant, a member of Kinsale Good Food Circle, you may sample the delights of sea and land while enjoying superb views and attentive service.
Every visitor to Kinsale will be captivated by its beautiful setting.. with the long waterfront, narrow winding streets, colourful shops, galleries, cafes and picturesque bustling harbour… Kinsale will capture your imagination!