5 Star Irish Tourist Board approved bed and breakfast & Self-Catering Apartments
for the discerning guest in the heart of Kinsale

The Old Presbytery has long been established as one of the premium providers of accommodation in Kinsale and has been run by the McEvoy family for over 20 years. The original Georgian house dates back to 1750 and this historic house has been elegantly restored, with each room having its individual personality. Enjoy free private parking, free wifi, superb breakfasts, stylish unique rooms and great personal service in an excellent location. 

The self-catering apartments are located in the newer annexe and are a popular choice for travellers seeking a "home from home", a more laid-back experience and perhaps a longer stay.   They offer space and privacy, free parking and WiFi in this great town centre location.

Kinsale is a very picturesque town, which is steeped in history and has much to offer.   Enjoy wonderful walks, water sports, golf and many other activities.  Explore the many artisan shops, galleries and historical sites that Kinsale has to offer before dining in one of its many renowned restaurants.

Your hosts, Philip and Noreen, are always on hand to offer advice and suggestions.

We strive to reach the highest standards in every area and we look forward to meeting you and making your stay special


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Standard Double

All our rooms are individually decorated and each one offers something unique. Our Standard rooms have 1 Queen Bed and ensuite bathroom with shower or bath and shower (up 3 flights - not suitable if stairs are a problem.)

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Penthouse 3-bedroom self-catering apartment

Penthouse Self-Catering Apartment

Sleeps : 6 



We are currently renovating our top 2 floors to a beautiful apartment, incorporating 3 double bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, open plan living area on the  top floor comprising lounge with balcony, dining area, kitchen with great views over Kinsale town to the harbour.


The Master bedroom will have a king bed (option to be split itnto 2 twins), bedrooms 2 and 3 will have queen beds.   Each bedroom has a private bathroom.



The apartment is self-catering - the kitchen will be fully equipped with hob and oven, dishwasher and washer/dryer.


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  • Free wifi
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Filtered water
  • Hairdryer in each bedroom
  • Toiletries
  • Iron and ironing board 
  • Free parking

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Superior Double

Superior rooms are more spacious, offering a seating area and ensuite bathrooms with bath and shower. These room have additional features such as a jacuzzi bath or a balcony. King, Queen or Twin beds (Please specify double or twin beds when booking).

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Deluxe Double

Our Deluxe room has a King-sized bed and boasts a sunroom and roof garden with views over Kinsale town. The bathroom has a jacuzzi bath with overhead shower.

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Triple Room

This spacious room has a King bed and a Single bed. It has a seating area and ensuite bathroom with jacuzzi bath and shower. 

May also be reserved as double or twin at the Deluxe room rate

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2 Bedroom Self Catering Apartment

Perfect for those who seek space and privacy.  Apartments have  2 bedrooms, (double or twin beds) each with private bathroom, Lounge and kitchenette with light cooking facilities.  Available on a self catering basis -breafast not served.   Free parking and WiFi.   2 day minimum stay required. Maximum Occupancy: 4.

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Looking for Self Catering Accommodation in Kinsale?

The Old Presbytery also offers spacious 2-bedroomed self-catering apartments. They are chic and comfortable and provide space, privacy and independence in the centre of Kinsale...

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We use locally sourced, organic and free range produce wherever possible. We are spoilt for choice with the freshest of produce.

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The Old Presbytery has a town centre location with private parking. We are located only 19km (25 min by car approx) from Cork International Airport.

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Kinsale consists of narrow winding streets, tiny houses and bobbing fishing boats. There is something for everyone and all ages.


  • 43 Cork Street, Kinsale, Co.Cork, Ireland
  • Phone: +353 (0)21 477 2027
  • Email: info@oldpres.com
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