Here are some tips, hints and directions for finding us.


We have plenty of FREE parking, including designated disabled access and parking and coach parking.

The easiest way to plan your journey to Lord Ghoulsley’s Manor is to use an online route planner.

Click the Get Directions button on the top left and type in the area of where you are travelling from and ‘Cuskinny Court’ as your destination. Lord Ghoulsley’s Manor is located on Great Island, in Cuskinny Court, Cobh. If you are traveling from the Jack Lynch Tunnel:

  • Take the N25 to Midleton.
  • Go straight on the motorway and take the second exit Fota / Carrigtohill
  • Take the last exit on the first roundabout – road to Fota Take first exit on next roundabout – Fota /
  • Follow the road and pass Fota on your right Go over the bridge and take the left turn
  • Follow the road until you reach a major cross roads, you will pass red benches – take the left here signposted for Cuskinny
  • Follow the road for 2km until you reach a T Junction. Take left here signposted for Ballymore / Marlogue
  • Go over a small humped back bridge, there is a bay on your right, Cuskinny Court is the large semi-circular entrance on the left after 15o metres, go through the gates and follow the driveway up into the car park

Take the Glenbrook/ Carrigaloe Cross River Ferries. Exit the Ferry taking the right turn and take the first left after this. Follow this road under the railway bridge and veer left (not up the hill!) Go straight all the way, going through a major cross roads – Signposted for Cuskinny Keep going straight, passing Cuskinny Bird Sanctuary and go all the way until you come to a T Junction Take the left to Ballymore / Marloag Go over a small humped back bridge, there is a bay on your right, Cuskinny Court is on your left through a large semicircular entrance way Follow the driveway into the Car Park!
Take the Cork to Cobh Train which is a 20 minute journey from Cork’s Kent Station.

Cuskinny is 3.9 Km and takes just 7 minutes by taxi or a 30-40 minute walk.

You can call a local taxi company for mini buses or a call.

  • Cove Cabs 021 4812299
  • Cabs Harbour 021 4814444
  • Island Taxi’s 021 4811111
  • A Cabs 021 4814000 – Special rates available Taxi & Minibus (for 14 people) Services – 086 8621783 0r 087 2363824

Cobh 5 mins

Carrigtohill 15 mins

Midleton 25 mins

Cork City 30 mins

Carrigaline 30 mins (by road)

Douglas 25 mins

Ballincollig 33 mins

Mallow 50 mins