Self Catering Holiday Homes in Youghal

Trident Holiday Homes offers self catering accommodation in Youghal with lovely views over the river Blackwater. This extremely popular seaside resort has two stunning sandy beaches, Youghal Strand and the 5Km long Blue Flag Claycastle Beach which are just minutes from its centre. From time to time these beaches host powerboat and dingy races and are firm favourites with families. Like much of the Cork coast, the area offers a vast variety of water sports including cruising, wreck diving, fishing and whale watching.
Youghal Strand, Co. Cork
Youghal’s appeal as a great family holiday destination is not simply due to it’s sandy beaches, the town offers a large choice of family entertainment such as Perks Entertainment Centre (which has rides and amusements for children of all ages) and the Aura Leisure Centre which is ideal should the notorious Irish weather be less than perfect! There is a good selection of local golf courses including the 18 hole, 72 par Youghal Golf Club, public tennis courts in the town (keys can be collected at the Tourist Office), local pony trekking and greyhound racing in the town.

This walled seaport is a designated Heritage Town and is one of the best preserved examples of a 13th century town in Europe. There are a number of organized walks which guide visitors through the town’s historic buildings and fortifications on Youghal’s Heritage Trail. 

Located at the mouth of the Blackwater, Youghal’s restaurants offer excellent locally caught seafood and a variety of caf├ęs, craft shops, galleries and traditional pubs to help while away the hours.  The town regularly hosts a range of festivals such as the annual Youghal Triathlon, Youghal Celebrates History and Youghal Marine Festival.

The coast, river banks and countryside surrounding Youghal are full of stunning walking and cycling trails. Should you feel like a change of scenery, Fota Island is only 40Km away, an ideal day trip for all the family with both Fota Wildlife Park and Fota Golf Resort. The medieval towns of Lismore and Kilkenny are both with in easy reach as is Cobh, the final port the Titanic called in at before her last fateful trip.

Youghal Harbour, Co. Cork

Our self catering holiday homes in Youghal is a great base from which to tour picturesque East Cork and neighbouring Co. Waterford. The area is extremely accessible with Cork Airport within 55Km, Waterford Airport 82Km, Rosslare Harbour 151Km. Dublin is a 230Km drive away.