West Cork Hostel
AddressMain street Skibbereen SkibbereenSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
This stolid veteran has 30 comfortable, recently redone rooms next to the river and old railway bridge. Rooms at the back have pastoral views.
Our independent authors have visited West Cork Hostel and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Skibbereen.
Services & facilities
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Cable TV
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Linen Included
Description provided by property
Stay at the newest hostel in West Cork! We`re located on the main street in Skibbereen and offering you a recession proof rates and comfortable surroundings. Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in our award winning restaurant from 8 AM until 9PM or join us in the bar which is open from 8AM and late bar at weekends. We operate a no smoking policy and strict noise control to ensure all our guests a pleasant stay.
Skibbereen has much to offer for everyone. A bustling market town just 4km from the sea and West Corks beautiful coastline.
Enjoy deep sea angling wreck, reef and shark fishing or take a pleasure trip and sample the unrivalled beauty of West Cork`s coast. Whale and seal watching, fishing and kayaking are all available close by. A day trip to one of carbery`s hundred islands is a must with regular ferrys servicing.
A warm welcome awaits you at Skibbereen and West Carbery Golf Club. Located 3km from Skibbereen town 18 hole, 5,967 yard course is set against the backdrop of the internationally known Lough Hyne and the beautiful village of Baltimore and its surrounding islands.
We can help you organise almost anything from here, days & nights out, buses, tours etc. Family entertainment for locals and visitors alike, birthdays, hen and stag parties, communion, confirmation, and corporate entertainment. For the more adventures there is quad biking and paintballing.
All rooms ensuite with pressurised showers and a range of 4 and 6 bed dorms. Free high speed internet access with a fully licensed bar. There are TV and a DVD room. We have a Filte Ireland accreditation. There is 24 hour access using an electronic key so you can come and go as you please.
Towel hire and luggage storage are available as well as a bike store.
All major credit cards are accepted.
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