36th Kinsale Gourmet Festival – A Sell-out Success!

Chefs at the 36th Kinsale Gourmet Festival

Those who ventured to Kinsale from October 12th – 14th, to enjoy the culinary delights of the 36th Kinsale Gourmet Festival, were certainly not disappointed, as they joined in what was the most … [Read more...]

Best Craft Company: Wild Goose wins US retailers vote.

Best Craft Company

Kinsale-based gift company Wild Goose Studio has been voted Best Craft Company of 2012 by US retailers. The prestigious award from the North American Celtic Trade Association was made by the Lord … [Read more...]

Calling home

Public coin and card telephones are available outside the Post Office and the Tourist Office as well as at other sites around the town. Telephone cards (usually two kinds, eircom usable only in … [Read more...]

Clothing Sizes

Men’s Suits Shoes – men Shoes – … [Read more...]


The currency of Ireland is the Euro (€). Click here to view up to date table of exchange rates and currency converter. … [Read more...]

Electrical Power

Power operates at 220-240 volts. Sockets only accept square, 3-pin plugs. Adaptors are needed for continental or US appliances. In addition, US devices designed to operated a 110-120 volts may need a … [Read more...]

Kinsale Tourist Office

Kinsale Tourism Office

Pier Road, Kinsale, Co. Cork Tel: 021 477 2234 The Kinsale Tourist Office is run by Cork Kerry Tourism, the office is open all year round and business hours are shown on the … [Read more...]

Opening Hours

Shops Most are open 9 am to 6 pm, closed Sunday. Some shops are open on Sundays and late evenings. Bars and Pubs Mon, Tue and Wed 10.30 am to 11.30 pm Thu, Fri and Sat 10.30 am to 12.30 … [Read more...]


In addition to "Pay and Display Parking" on the street and in the car parks in the centre of Kinsale, there is 'free' parking in a number of locations in town and also many B&B's, Guest Houses and … [Read more...]

Photographic Processing

Most pharmacies (chemists) offer photographic processing. In addition, Curtin Electrical (Pearse St) offers 1 hour processing. View listing: Photo Processing Facilities … [Read more...]