Ballycommane House & Garden

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Spread out in a tranquil valley surrounded by green rolling hills, Ballycommane Garden features a huge variety of more than 1000 native and exotic shrubs and trees

About Ballycommane House & Garden

Ballycommane House & Garden has many plants from all over the world to be discovered in the garden, including subtropical species like tea trees, tree ferns and myrtles thriving in the mild climate. Specialist collections include rare plants from the southern hemisphere (Gondwana flora) and the Azores.

Secluded garden rooms, a pond and a greenhouse provide ever-changing vistas while following the paths meandering through lush greenery. We invite you to explore at your leasure, or to just sit down and relax. At the highest point in the garden, there is an ancient monument guarded by towering Monterey pines. It comprises the Ballycommane boulder-burial site and a pair of standing stones. From this magical place, there is a panoramic view over the surrounding landscape.

Ballycommane boulder-burial site and pair of standing stones
Visitor centre focusing on megalithic monuments in West Cork
Self guiding trails and garden map
B&B accommodation & Boutique Holiday Cottage
Tea and Coffee
Plants for Sale
Picnics are welcome
German spoken
The garden is featured in The Open Gardens of Ireland by Shirley Lanigan

Daily 9.30 a.m. to 6 p.m. from 15th March – 31st October

€5.00 per adult

Use Eircode/Postcode P75 A020 with Google Maps. Midway between Bantry and Ballydehob, leave the N71 and follow the signposted Ballycommane road for 2.5km. If coming from Durrus, take the back road starting at Wiseman’s and follow it for 4km. We are also on GoogleMaps.

Andy & Ingolf, Ballycommane, Durrus, Co. Cork, Tel: 027 62799


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