Ballydehob is a coastal village in the southwest of Cork. It is located on the N71 and is home to four festivals throughout the year. It is 17km south of Bantry and 15km west of Skibbereen and is part of the Mizen Head Drive tourist route. Mizen Head itself is about 37km away. Local amenities include a playground, shop/filling station, shops, pubs and a bank.