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The West Cork Hotel

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Dining (4)
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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“west cork”(232 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Pool
3 Star Hotel
Taking full advantage of the peaceful River Ilen views, The West Cork Hotel offers the best of both worlds – tranquility and location. Situated in the town centre, with all that Skibbereen & the surrounding area has to offer on our doorstep, the hotel is more than ideal for a complete...
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Location and contact
Ilen Street, Skibbereen P81 FH63, Ireland
57.8 km to Kerry County Airport
24 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewswest corklovely hotelold bridgefrench toastuntil noonhighly recommend this hotelview of the riverreception areabar foodlovely foodsuperior roomnice barstayed one nighteggs benedictold stylebreakfast was excellentmain course
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This Hotel was wonderful, can’t say enough about The West Cork Hotel. We went as a group our guide, Inishfree Music Tours. The food was fabulous, the wait staff the best, the rooms were beautiful. I even got to meet the owner and his wife....More

Thank Jq1959
Response from Anne B, Front Office Manager at The West Cork HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Jq1959, Thank you for your "Awesome" review, I was delighted to read they you & your group had such an enjoyable stay with us recently. It is a very calming & peaceful experience to sit & relax & watch the beautiful Ilen river with...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

How do you write such a review for a place who held ur wedding day back in Sept 2015 and made it the most magical day ever. This hotel to this day does not dissapoint. The food is always top notch from carvery to bar...More

1  Thank kathykennefick15
Response from Anne B, Front Office Manager at The West Cork HotelResponded yesterday

Dear kathykennefick15, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a glowing 5 star review. It was our pleasure to host your special day in 2015 & Amy's earlier this year! It is fantastic to read reviews such as yours that rates our service...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked a room here on the strength of the website. Arrived and was allocated a room. Up in the lift to the second floor then down a corridor, out a door and up a stairs to a room in the old section, equipped with nursing...More

1  Thank Blueskygalway
Response from Anne B, Front Office Manager at The West Cork HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Blueskygalway, Thank you for taking the time to leave your recent review. I was very disappointed that you were unhappy with your bedroom allocations & would like to speak to you directly & discuss the matter future with you if you could contact me...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a five night stay at this hotel and have enjoyed it thoroughly. Our room was initially not that quiet (there was some building work going on outside) - we asked to be moved and Aiden on reception was super-helpful and upgraded us to...More

Thank Alexandra C
Response from Anne B, Front Office Manager at The West Cork HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Alexandra C, Thank you for taking the time to leave your recent review. Unfortunately due to the flood relief work that is ongoing in the town at present it can impact on the noise levels at times, this is a necessity & out of...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place to stay. A fine room. Breakfast is hot plate order from the table which I love. Service from staff very good and friendly. Baltimore is only down the road,you can visit the islands. Cape Clear. Sherkin and heir Island. Well worth a visit....More

Thank Corry O
Response from Anne B, Front Office Manager at The West Cork HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Corry O, Thank you for your recent 5 star review - we do like to believe that our level of service does indeed exceed our current 3 star classification. The hotel is, as you pointed out, very centrally located with access to a variety...More

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Taking full advantage of the peaceful River Ilen views, The West Cork Hotel offers the best of both worlds – tranquility and location. Situated in the town centre, with all that Skibbereen & the ...More surrounding area has to offer on our doorstep, the hotel is more than ideal for a complete break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. 34 spacious, uniquely decorated guestrooms satisfy a variety of accommodation requirements, with many offering river views. The Ilen Bar is a place of relaxation, with luxurious leather seating and a delicious bar menu for a swift, casual snack. For those with more time to enjoy a leisurely bite – the Restaurant offers a carvery lunch by day, and full a la carte menu by night, featuring many of the local food producers on our menus.We are the ideal choice for those on business, those looking for an activity based holiday and those of you that just wish to kick back and relax! Less
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (47)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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rumneylowe
5 January 2017|
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Response from westcorkhotel2 | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, The West Cork Hotel offers secure kennel facilities for guests. Please contact us on 028 21277 if you would like to reserve one. Kind regards, Anne Baker
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"Room in new section"
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"Ask for a room with a balcony and not over the function room."
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"Has a very good lift!"
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"ask for a room with river view."
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