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The Exclusive Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa

Blessed with a magnificent location, just south of Clonakilty, a warm welcome awaits you in one of Ireland’s most exclusive and tranquil retreats, Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa which celebrated it’s fifth anniversary last year. West Cork’s first four-star hotel boasts stunning views in an idyllic venue where all of the hotel’s rooms overlook the Atlantic Ocean and the magnificent blue flag beaches of Inchydoney Island.

Inchydoney Island became home to Ireland’s first spa over five years ago and is still home to the only Thalassotherapy Spa in the country accredited by the Institute of Thalasso in France.  Thalassotherapy is a combination of the two Greek words meaning sea and medical treatment.  The Thalasso Treatment Pool is supplied daily with fresh seawater drawn from the Celtic Sea.  The Thalasso treatments create a calming and sedative effect and through the natural elements of the seawater, provide essential minerals to cleanse and rejuvenate the body.

A range of over 70 treatments are available from the specially trained team at Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa including Reflexology, Reiki, Balneotherapy and Vichy massage.

Sumptuous cuisine and superb wines are on the menu at the award winning Gulfstream Restaurant, famous for its fresh fish and locally grown organic foods.

For more energetic weekend breaks away there is an abundance of activities available in Inchydoney, including horse-riding, golf, surfing, deep sea fishing and surfing.


For the corporate client, Inchydoney Island is an ideal location for meetings, seminars and conferences. Its meeting and conference rooms are complemented by the range of activities and facilities available to delegates, all of which are guaranteed to leave delegates feeling recuperated and revived in preparation for a busy schedule of business meetings or to help alleviate stress and tension after a hard day’s conferencing.  Delegates can also avail of the Spa’s Thalasso Pool, Hammam Steam Room, Sauna and Gymnasium.

The Lodge & Spa employs a committed team of professionals in order to ensure that your weekend is one of pampering, relaxation and rejuvenation.