Bantry
GPSN51 40.6 W009 28.2
Region South West Coast
Location Bantry, Co. Cork

In a busy working town with plenty of stores to restock, wonderful historical sights and lovely walks. Friday has a super market in the square.

Gathering Cruise Special Offers and Special Welcomes
Currently under negotiation
Mooring Options
Marina Berths
0
Moorings
6
Pier Wall
No
Pontoon
Yes
Used by local tug and ferry boats.
Anchorage
Yes
Harbour Wall with Ladder
Yes
Very tidal.
Dangers
Mussel lines at entrance to harbour. Avoid long-term tie-up at main pier
Shelter
Westerly and South-westerly
Facilities
Green Diesel
Yes
From petrol station up the road.
Slipway
Yes
Petrol
Yes
From petrol station up the road.
Refuse & Recycling
Yes
Small bins in town, recycle bins up the road off the square.
Water
Tap
Toilets
Yes
Public toilets in town, club house when open.
Electricity Hook Up
No
Laundry Facilities
No
Shower
Yes
free in club house of Bantry Sailing Club, as the welcome ambassador.
Lifting Facilities
0
Tidal Access
Tidal problems at club slipway
Maritime Services
Yacht Club
Yes
Small club. Bantry Bay Sailing Club
Mechanic
Yes - as Welcome Ambassador for details
Electrician
Mechanic can also do some electrical work
Sail repair
Fastnet Sails in Goleen (courier will collect and return)
Chandlery
No
Nearest chandlery is Skibbereen, 20 minute drive - CH Marine.
Local Facilities
Accommodation
Hotels, B&B's, Hostel - plenty of choice in this charming town.
Restaurants
From fine dining to convenience fast food.
Pubs
10
Shops
A variety of shops
Chemist
Yes x 2 in Bantry town
Post Office
Yes in Bantry town
Doctors
Yes
Public Transport
Regular bus service between bantry and Cork
Airport Distance
Cork Airport 90Kms
Cultural Resources
Bantry House, 1750 stately Georgian House with amazing gardens, is just next door to the yacht club.
Contact Information
Harbour Tel
Harbour Commissioners 027 53277
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