The best of every world in beautiful Ballinglanna
Ballinglanna is within walking distance of Glanmire, once a small village based around woolen mills. Now a vibrant community perfect for families of all ages. Just 8km from Cork City with direct bus routes and roads, Glanmire is popular with commuters; Eastgate Business & Retail Park is also only a five-minute drive away.
Glanmire has a choice of schools for all ages, including Gaelscoileanna at both primary and secondary levels. Other options include Glanmire National School, St Joseph’s National School and Glanmire Community College. And with several Montessories and pre-schools located in the village, it’s possible to grow up in a local setting and go right the way through school in the local area.
Being a well-established community, Glanmire also contains every amenity. The village itself is home to several coffee shops, bars and restaurants, while the Crestfield and Hazelwood shopping centres contain the best of local shopping. GAA, soccer and basketball club offer sporting action for everyone in the family, while the area’s woodland walks are popular destinations for family picnics and days out. Or plan a really special day out in Fota Wildlife Park, just 13 minutes away by car.