Follow the N71 to Skibbereen. Then take by-pass road, which has 2 roundabouts. Go straight through both & from 2nd roundabout follow the N71 for 6 miles (9 Kilometers). Take Right hand T-Junction (finger board sign for Coolbawn Lodge at this Junction). Follow it for 4 miles, (6 kilometres) Coolbawn Lodge on Right, name sign hanging at entrance. (Shorter way to Skibbereen explained when you arrive).