Gardens Open

It takes a generous person to open their garden to the public for the enjoyment of others. Here lists about 300 gardens open for visiting, some year-round, others by appointment, and be sure to phone ahead.

Inish Beg Estate Gardens


Inish Beg Estate comprises 97 acres of gardens, woodland, organic pasture and farmland. The formal gardens include a large walled garden with glasshouse and fruit cages, an orchard, tree-ferns, ponds, a Cherry alleé, a Bamboo grove, a sunken garden with fountain and 4 kms of carriage drives and walks along shoreline and through woodlands. As well as ten rental properties with an indoor swimming pool and steam room there are also three bird hides and our younger visitors will enjoy finding the pirates and fairy houses along the woodland trails.

  • Name:Inish Beg Estate Gardens
  • Address:Inish Beg Baltimore, Co. Cork
  • Phone:028 21745
  • Website:
  • Contact: Paul and Georgiana Keane
  • Opening Times:Spring & Summer: 10am to 6pm, Autumn & Winter: 10am to 5pm (except during private functions). Admission €6.00. Children under 12 years free. Sorry no dogs.
  • Memberships:WCGT
  • Wheelchair Access:Partial