The Stylish and classical weekend.

The Old Barracks Rosscarbery is very popular with hen party’s who are looking for something a little stylish and classical. We adore vintage styling and try to make your stay unforgettable. A number of our lady’s in the past have come in vintage dress to immerse themselves in the total experience of the location, they looked fantastic.

At The Old Barracks accommodation the bride to be is free and free for afternoon tea if booked with your package. If you book your activity at the Lagoon Activity through us the bride is free there too!


The Old Barracks comprises of a main house incorporating 5 bedrooms, a parlour, a dining room and a kitchen. There is a downstairs WC and 2 bathroom upstairs with shower and bath. There are also two single futons if required.  There is also a separate cottage, The Sergeants Cottage comprising of one Double mezzanine bedroom, open plan living area with kitchen, a bathroom with shower. There is a double sofa bed in the living area if required. Both properties have courtyard gardens which are linked by a gate. This area is completely private to guests staying on the property. The property can be best viewed on our website http://theoldbarracksrosscarbery.com/

Upon arrival.

A reception of Prosecco and strawberries with cream or wine and cheese board. Soft drinks will be provided also. There will be a generous welcome pack of tea and coffee with scones and jam. This is based upon a minimum of 8 guests.  If there are more than this number please let me know and we can discuss the matter relating to number of beds etc.


Activities that can be arranged locally, our partners the Lagoon Activity Centre offer a 10 % discount on all hens staying at The Old Barracks Rosscarbery. The Lagoon Activity Centre is a two minute walk from the accommodation. Other activities can be arranged on request.

Please come back to me if you fancy adding anything else???


What type of rooms are in the houses? (E.g. double, twin, triples)

The rooms are broken down as follows:

Main House 2 double rooms, 1 triple room (double and single), 1 single, 1 twin (2 single). This sleeps 10. There are also 2 single futons available. Total 12 guests

Cottage 1 double and a double sofa bed. This can sleep 4 guests.

Do you offer breakfast or is it self-catering?

The property is self-catering, but we do offer a continental breakfast on one of the mornings.

Is linen and towels included?

Yes all linen and towels will be included.

What is the cost for the Afternoon Tea? Would this take place in the accommodation?

Afternoon Tea can be provided in The Old Barracks. The cost would be twenty five euros per person.


Check in/check out time?

Check in is not before 4pm and checkout is at 10am. This can be discussed with the guests on arrival.


Is there parking on site?

There is free on street parking in the Square in Rosscarbery.

Do you require a security deposit from the group at check in? If so how much and can you take card details for this?

A security deposit of €200 will be required. At present we cannot take cards but we are working on this with our bank.

Other information you would like to know?

Rosscarbery is a lively little town which can be adequately viewed on our website http://theoldbarracksrosscarbery.com/ . There are pubs and restaurants for all tastes. There is a takeaway and a very good Centra just across the square from The Old Barracks. There are plenty of activities in the area as outlined on our website.

We are willing to provide catering services for all budgets. We can arrange a Tapas menu with are partner catering company. If you would prefer to dine in the comfort of The Old Barracks this can be arrange too.

If you would like a feel for our previous guests experience at The Old barracks and The Sergeants Cottage you can check out the reviews on our website.

In relation to the restaurants in the square the Market House allows patrons to bring their own wine.

Pilgrims Restaurant is another amazing eatery something very special.

A local Taxi firm will provide transport for around €10 return to Clonakilty, contact me if this is needed. There is a local beautician and hairdresser who can call to the house to if you require.

Please let me know if you would like more details on this.  There is also two hairdressers and a beautician in the square if required.