A busy market town located near to several popular seaside resorts such as Inchadoney and Owenahincha. Fine 19th century mill buildings have been nicely adapted for modern use, and now house the town library and County Council offices. Nearby, a small disused Presbyterian Church has been put to service as the post office. Local planning authorities have encouraged the use of traditional hand painted signs with a special emphasis on the Irish language on business premises in the town. See also the finestatus of a pikeman. For a town of its size, the Roman Catholic Church is impressive, with fine glass and mosaics. The town centre is the home of the noted street theatre group Craic na Caoillte and the impressive Model Railway Village Project.

 Activities in Clonakilty

Equestrian Centres
Clonakilty Equestrian Centre
Kingstons Riding School

Golf Courses
Lisselan Golf Club
Dunmore Golf Club

Pitch And Put
Fernhill House Hotel Pitch And Putt Course
Fernhill Pitch And Putt Club

Pottery And Craft Centres
Rossmore Country Pottery


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