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The Blue Horizon, Garrettstown, Kinsale, Cork, P17AK65€1,350,000 C2

10 Bed Detached House 928 m² / 9989 ft² For Sale

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Exceptional opportunity to acquire 10-bed hotel and licensed bar with 180 degree panoramic view of the ocean, plus family home, 2 self-catering cottages on circa 6 acres at Garrettstown Beach, Kinsale. Overlooking the famous Old Head of Kinsale and Wild Atlantic Ocean

The sale of The Blue Horizon represents a rare and exceptional opportunity to acquire a small hotel /large home (subject to planning). Located in a spectacular coastal area at the beginning/end of The Wild Atlantic Way, a short drive from the Old Head of Kinsale, Old Head Golf links and Kinsale town, within minutes' walk from the Blue Flag beaches of Garrettstown and Garrylucas.

Also included in the sale is the 4-bedroomed family home and two1-bedroomed self-catering cottages. The entire property stands on circa 6 acres of land running down to the sea.

The potential this property offers is exciting and endless whether to reopen the accommodation and bar business or operate the guest house element and run it in conjunction with another hospitality business such as a studio, gallery, cookery school offering gourmet breaks, guided coastal walking/cycling tours, surf lesson weekends, relaxed coastal breaks. The property could be converted into a very large coastal family home (subject to PP) - ideal bubble for family, colleagues and friends in these most unusual times - the potential for a new owner is limitless.


Accommodation briefly comprises a bar (7 day Bar/Hotel Licence) and dining area, ten guest bedrooms with ensuite facilities, guest reception and lounge, kitchen and private/staff living quarters. Floor area of 726 sq m (7814 sq ft) and sitting on circa 0.5 acre site with parking and lawn area.

The Blue Horizon has operated as a very successful B&B attracting worldwide guests from 1985 to 2019 and closed in 2020. The current owners now reluctantly retiring after 34 years running a successful family business in this most spectacular location.


Accommodation briefly comprises 4 bedrooms(2 single, 2 doubles) , 2 en suite, 1 family bathroom, livingroom with views, kitchen/dining room with views, and utility room.


Accommodation briefly comprises open plan living / kitchen area, double bedroom and bathroom.


Accommodation briefly comprises open plan living / kitchen area, double bedroom, dressingroom and shower-room.


Overall the property stands on circa 6 acres of ground which includes car parking, patios, south-facing lawns and field to the cliffs and ocean.


* Unique opportunity to acquire a large coastal home/hotel/bar premises
* Stunning position overlooking the Old Head of Kinsale, Courtmacsherry Bay, the Atlantic Ocean
* Excellent location close to Kinsale, West Cork and Cork Airport just 30 mins drive
* Blue Horizon comprises of bar, ten guest bedrooms, guest reception/lounge, owners accommodation
* Family Home with four bedrooms (2 ensuite), livingroom, kitchen and utility
* Two 1-bedroomed self-catering cottages
* Entire holding stands on circa 6 acres of ground

BER Details

BER: C2 BER No.800777542