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Mizen Head | The Harbour Road, Goleen, Ireland
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All reviews signal station light house visitor center breathtaking views west cork interesting displays rock formations cafe and gift shop wild atlantic way well worth the trip photo opportunities well worth the effort sunny day per adult take your time entrance fee most southerly point
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For €7.50, the trip to mizen head signal station was worth it. The staff were helpful and friendly in the shop/office. The walk down to the station is steep. The views are amazing looking over the Atlantic ocean, waves crashing against cliffs. Within the station...More

Thank Jill C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We returned here having visited some twenty years ago. What a pleasant surprise it has been transformed for the better ,if a little less romantic than our last visit. The walk across the new bridge is still spectacular and a lot less scary than the...More

Thank denisparfitt52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WEll worth the drive through Schull and Goleen. Great views and a magnificent vista when you walk down to the Mizen itself. The visitor Centre is quite good but could be developed further. Nice Coffee Shop and pleasant staff.

Thank wardie2017
Reviewed 8 September 2018

On a truly gorgeous day, blue skies and bright sun, we drove to Mizen Head and we were not disappointed. There is a lot of good information about the history of the signal station, the facilities are well maintained, the walks all spectacular, and the...More

Thank sabgkids
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

The views are spectacular, nature at it's best!! The centre is well run with helpful staff..there is a nice cafe with good facilities and all the walking areas are well kept and you can tell safety is paramount as is the ability to enjoy everything...More

Thank G2258OKtanyab
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Fab place. The soul of Ireland. Views. Stunningly fantastic. Highly recommended. Go on a clear day. Beautiful walk.

Thank bogland
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this visit.Even though it was a foggy day it is still quite magical.As you cross the bridge see how many seals you can spot below.The day we visited we counted 8.The views are quite spectacular.Just go

Thank 213speedy5
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Mizen Head and was absolutely blown away with the views. The day was beautiful and getting to see all on display about Fastnet Lighthouse (which I'd visited recently) was amazing. The walk to the Signal Station was something else. We stopped at the cafe...More

Thank beebles72
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

It is definitely one of the most beautiful nature places I have visited. The organization is also very good, everything is in very gooe condition and the staff is very helpful.

Thank Pedro F
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning views and walk! A bit of a trek but so worth it. €7.50 entry fee which gets you entry into the information centre which isn’t great and onto the actual most southwesterly viewing point in Ireland. You won’t miss much If you didn’t...More

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MsIreland2
13 October 2018|
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Response from Pedro F | Reviewed this property |
I would say about 15/20 min depending on the track you choose.
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Labhaoise L
24 April 2017|
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Response from suewestcork | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are welcome at the Mizen, but they must be kept on a lead. Enjoy your visit!
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Jennifer923
14 March 2017|
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Response from suewestcork | Property representative |
No, it is open at the weekends November to February, 11am-4pm.
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