West Cork Hotel - Skibbereen

Ilen Street, Skibbereen, Ireland, 00000  show map
 4 stars
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West Cork Hotel - Skibbereen

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator
Meeting facilities

Audiovisual equipment

Overview

West Cork is a comfortable 4-star hotel set 43 km from Kenmare Golf Club and 51 km from Moll's Gap. Founded in 1902, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2006.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot.

A short drive takes guests to Cork airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 52 elegant rooms featuring cable television, coffee/tea makers, a personal computer, ironing facilities and a work desk as well as en suite bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. The guestrooms look out on the river.

Eat & Drink

Guests can dine at the pizzeria Jeff's Oak Fire Pizzeria, which is about 200 meters away.

Services

There are bicycles for rent on site.

Relax

The property features cots and a play area for children. The hotel offers scuba diving, canoeing and horse riding and many other on-site activities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   52.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • On-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Souvenir shop
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Scuba diving
  • Canoeing
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Audiovisual equipment

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • BBQ facilities
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Electronic door locks
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Double bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries
  • Toilet

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel West Cork Hotel - Skibbereen Skibbereen location
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Hotel Address:

Ilen Street, Skibbereen, Ireland, 00000

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City Center
  • Skibbereen
    2000 ft
Airports
  • Cork (ORK)
    39.0 mi
  • Kerry (KIR)
    44.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Kennedy's @ The West Cork Hotel (cuisine: Irish)
    200 ft
  • An Chistin Beag (cuisine: Irish)
    500 ft
Parks
  • Liss Ard Gardens
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    52

Rooms and availability

Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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West Cork Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1700 ft

Local attractions

  • Sherkin Island8.6 mi
    Baltimore Fishing Port, Baltimore
  • Bantry House & Garden11.8 mi
    BantryIreland
  • Bantry Museum11.8 mi
    BantryIreland

Near the hotel

  • Lough Hyne500 ft
    SkibbereenIreland
  • Liss Ard Gardens1800 ft
    Liss Ard, Skibbereen
  • Skibbereen Heritage Centre1700 ft
    Old Gasworks Building, Skibbereen

Restaurants nearby

  • Kennedy's @ The West Cork Hotel200 ft

    Address: Ilen Street

    73% likes this, based on 63 reviews
    Cuisine: Irish

  • The Eldon Bar, Pizzeria & Grill700 ft

    Address: Bridge Street
    Phone: 028-51782

    74% likes this, based on 70 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 26

  • Annie Mays Bar & resturant800 ft

    Address: 11 Bridge Street

    62% likes this, based on 19 reviews
    Cuisine: Irish

  • An Chistin Beag500 ft

    Address: 46 Bridge Street
    Phone: 028 22019

    74% likes this, based on 32 reviews
    Cuisine: Irish

  • The Church Restaurant900 ft

    Address: Bridge Street
    Phone: +353 (0)28 - 23625

    64% likes this, based on 118 reviews
    Cuisine: Continental, European, International, Irish
    Price Range: USD 22 - USD 60

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    52

West Cork Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at West Cork Hotel

Average guest rating

8.4out of 10
Superb
Based on 63 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    everybody we met were very friendly and pleasant . thank you .

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The staff were extremely professional, friendly and approachable. Beds were very comfortable and food (both dinner and breakfast) were absolutely delicious, plentiful and fresh.

    For the only hotel in Skibberreen, it is a pity that there is no leisure or spa facilities-i would honestly believe that hotel would obtain more clientele if they had such amenities. There was cracks on bathroom tiles in bedroom which could be updated also.99E For a double room mid-week was somewhat over priced too.

  • Single
    10.0

    The staff were very pleasant especially the bar manager who went out of his way to discuss various topics of interest throughout the night of my stay. The food in the restaurant was excellent and the staff were very prompt.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    All staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. Rooms were well equipped and of a high standard. Catering for breakfast and dinners was top class - good food, well served, and great value.

    Did not like leaving.

  • Older travelers
    4.0

    We were put in room 12, which was poorly cleaned bathroom we had to clean bath. Having a shower we had to wipe up the floor after showering. The glass divider was letting out water. We complained, & was put in another room 19, which was much nicer & situated. The room maids were not helpful & would not hold door open for me to take suit cases through. The dining was 1st class, also the waitresses. Also we asked for more shower gel & was told only 1-daily per room.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The staff did it for all of us, from reception, to bed room staff they stole the show.the bar staff remmembered the round, the waiting staff looked after the kids and didnt treat them like a nuisance , even the bed room staff offered to help with bags. the food was excellent, well done, we will be back.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The staff were very friendly, attentive and extremely helpful, nothing was too much trouble, they did everything that they could to make your stay enjoyable. The quality of the food was outstanding and excellent value for money..

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    I came and stayed with my mother for a few days and we both agreed it was one of the nicest, most relaxing stays we've ever had! The staff were 2nd to none, the food was amazing, the over all service was fantastic and will reccommend it to anyone!

    We liked everything, didn't have a single complaint! The one thing I would say as a mere suggestion would be to put more tea and coffee sachets in the rooms as I like tea!

  • Couple
    8.8

    Wonderful view to the river, cosy interier and exceptionally friendly waitresses in the restaurant. The stay in this hotel exceeded our expectations

  • Older travelers
    8.0

    We found the staff to be very friendly and professional, nothing was too much trouble! We certainly will be back to enjoy it again in the not too distant future along with some friends. Excellent

  • Couple
    8.8

    The friendly and accommodating staff were excellent and the main reason i would think of returning.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The food was excellent. We ate breakfast on both of our day's stay and also ate in the hotel in the evening. The hotel was busy with lots of locals which is always a good sign. The staff were friendly and very efficient and recommended the Ring of Beara as a good way to see West Cork and they were right. The scenery was magnificent and we had a really good day. Try the French Toast with bacon and maple syrup at breakfast- it was really delicious.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    the dinner in the bar was outstanding and the bar staff and lady at reception couldn't have been nicer

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Excellent location; helpful, friendly staff; large, very comfortable room; bright, clean hotel.

    Everything was fine. Perhaps a plaque or something to explain the history of the adjacent bridge?

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    My room was at the back and it was pretty small but it had everything in the room that you needed.The bathroom was very good with heated tail rail and a great power shower.There was clean towels every day.The breakfast in the morning was very good excellent service and the food was great.

How to reach hotel

hotel West Cork Hotel - Skibbereen Skibbereen location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Ilen Street, Skibbereen, Ireland, 00000

Get directions
City Center
  • Skibbereen
    2000 ft
Airports
  • Cork (ORK)
    39.0 mi
  • Kerry (KIR)
    44.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Kennedy's @ The West Cork Hotel (cuisine: Irish)
    200 ft
  • An Chistin Beag (cuisine: Irish)
    500 ft
Parks
  • Liss Ard Gardens
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    52