Fota Scout Centre is divided into three zones (two campsites and the cottage) for Groups using the Centre.

Depending on the size of the groups and requirements of the groups staying it's possible for up to three groups to use Fota at any one time.

Outdoor Details
There are two campsites at the Centre, the Avenue campsite can accommodate up to 30 people and the Cottage campsite can accommodate up to 60 people

Indoor Details
Fota Cottage has five rooms, including three sleeping rooms (14 bunks beds in total), dining room and kitchen.
Electricity and running water installed.
The kitchen has an electric hob and oven, sink, fridge, kettle, toaster, microwave and a hot water heater.
Kitchen is equipped with pots, pans and tableware for approx 25 people.
There are ample sockets for the use of kettles, projectors etc. 

A toilet and shower block houses 6 toilets and 4 showers and wash basins serving both the cottage and the campsites. A separate block houses a disabled toilet and shower room.


Large area of woodlands for Scouting / Guiding activities, visits to the Wild Life Park, Cobh, Cork, hiking, exploring. See Programme Ideas for more information.

Click here for a map of the centre and available woodlands.

Fota Centre operates a recycling policy and a number of wheelie bins are provided to aid this initiative.