Only a short 20 minute drive from Cork city centre and international airport is Fota Island Resort. A choice of luxury accommodation is available with the resort’s 780 acre estate. The 5* hotel has 123 contemporary ensuite rooms and 8 penthouse suites with stunning views of island woodland, open parkland and championship golf courses. Alternatively 2, 3 or 4 bedroom self catering lodges have been designed to blend into their natural surroundings with natural slate, Nordic pine window frames and high pitched roofs. Within the resort, the Fota Resturant offers guests a fine dining venue and outdoor terrace. The Amber lounge offers a more casual experience in a mellow ambient setting, while The Cove offers a private dining option.
Of the many excellent facilities available, the Fota Island Spa designed by renowned Dr.Christian Jost, has 18 treatment rooms that offer in excess of 60 different treatments. The spa has a large indoor swimming pool, 24 hour fitness suite, Acacia thermal suite with hammam, salt therapy room and hydrotherapy suite with Ireland’s only “Walking River”.
With three championship courses onsite, Fota Island is a golfing paradise for lady golfers of all abilities. The Deerpark course has hosted the Irish Open on no less than three occasions. The Belvelly and Barryscourt golf courses have their own unique features intended to challenge the most seasoned of lady golfer.
Fota Island Resort is perfect for ladies groups of any size. With a superb spa, luxury accommodation and three golf courses onsite the resort is a popular choice for hen parties and special occasions.