Bellavista House Hotel
This house was built in 1845 and has a colourful history attached to it. Dr. James Roche Verling, a native of Cobh lived here for a number of years. He was personal physician to Napoleon Bonaparte on St. Helena from 1818 to 1820. The eminent doctor died in 1858 and is buried in the Old Cemetery.
Bella Vista Cork Hotel, offers superior accommodation in the beautiful harbour town of Cobh, County Cork. This old Victorian-style house has been completely and sensitively renovated to provide the perfect combination of modern comfort with traditional style and hospitality. Bella Vista House Hotel majestically overlooks the picturesque heritage town of Cobh. Here at Bella Vista, we pride ourselves on offering our guests a sense of homeliness in a refined yet friendly and professional environment.
Each of our 18 en-suite guest rooms and 2 suites are superbly furnished and individually decorated. Each room has its own individual character and décor and boast satellite television and tea- & coffee-making facilities We offer a laundry service and also provide a mailing and fax service and internet access. Most of the rooms offer breathtaking panoramic views of the world's second largest natural harbour, where many cruise liners anchor ship and the ill-fated Titanic docked on its maiden, and final, voyage.
We also have a wonderful French-style bistro offering quality food at the right price.
Relax and watch television or read a paper in front of an open fire in our rustic lounge or enjoy a pint of Guinness or a glass of Irish whiskey in our cosy bar.
We are situated in a quiet area only a 3-minute walk from the Town.