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Breathtaking views

A few minutes by car outside Baltimore. V small car prk or park in approach road. Short, steep... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gary L
A must visit

Beautiful walk from Baltimore village any time of year Soak up the incredible views...... and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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Baltimore Harbour | The Beacon, Harboursmouth, County Cork, Baltimore, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A few minutes by car outside Baltimore. V small car prk or park in approach road. Short, steep climb up to paradise......

Thank Gary L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful walk from Baltimore village any time of year Soak up the incredible views...... and breathe

Thank Maggie140858
Reviewed 1 week ago

an easy walk to get to the beacon is well worth doing. The cliffs are spectacular and one can just sit here for hours, taking in the beautiful scenery ...and best of all, there are no crowds

Thank MAMCalgary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we drove most of the way up the steep hill to the beacon, parked up and had to scramble over loose rocks to get onto the uneven path up, its maybe not suitable for everyone, but once you're up there the views are fantastic over...More

Thank natashawhite09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A short walk from Baltimore village, the Beacon is a must if you’re in the area. A tall, imposing structure, it’s primary function in the past was to alert sailors to the harbour’s entrance. It is now more of a tourist attraction and thousands flock...More

Thank Franceshilda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It takes 40min walk from Baltimore village to walk up there but you can drive as well close to the carpark right below.

Thank Roland H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we could see forever. watching the ships and boats passing at such a vantage point was awesome. a little difficult to get to the beacon but worth the effort. wear good shoes

Thank david p
Reviewed July 9, 2018

If staying in Baltimore, you need to walk up to the Beacon! Gorgeous views from the top overlooking stark cliffs and beautiful water.

Thank GM-FLA
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Baltimore beacon is a lovely quiet spot for sunset. Its a nice walk from Baltimore or you can drive, park up and walk up the hill to it.

Thank RoMcD2014
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

This place was magnificently beautiful. We had stellar weather which only added to the place, excellent views, gorgeous wAter, and beautiful hikes around the area. If you are in the south , it's worth a stop for sure.

Thank 421ryan
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
Beacon or Bacon.