Carrigtwohill village is located 11 km east of Cork City on the main Cork-Waterford route (N25) and was up to a few years ago, in essence, a small rural village with a population of approximately 1,000 people in the village area and 2,000 in the wider community. The eastern end contains the heart of the village with its church, schools, linear shopping street and various amenities. Our Community is continually growing with the population expected to increase by up to 3 times in the next few years.
Carrigtwohill village is in close proximity to Fota Wildlife Park, Fota House & Gardens, Fota Golf Club and the Sheraton Fota Resort.
Historical sites such as Barryscourt Castle, Ballyannon Castle and Carrigtwohill Caves are some of the many tourist attractions that Carrigtwohill has to offer to visitors.
Carrigtwohill Village is a remarkably strong and vibrant community. Our Vision is to retain this unique character and community spirit.
Carrigtwohill Community Council is essentially a group of people uniting, organising, co-operating and implementing projects for the benefit of the community. They also interact with outside bodies in particular government agencies from which advice, financial assistance are sought and obtained.
The Community Centre is located at the eastern end of the village with ample parking facilities. The Community Centre has excellent facilities for sport, drama, meetings, conferences, classes and parties. It is run by the Community Council and is available for a wide range of activities.
The Main Hall can seat up to 250 people and is also used for soccer, badminton etc. The Tullegreine Room can seat up to 80 people while the Mulvany & Fota rooms can each seat up to 30 people.
A fully equipped kitchen is available with all rooms.