The West Cork Hotel offers travellers an ideal base for exploring Skibbereen, one of the region’s most colourful market towns.
The three-star hotel has 34 ensuite bedrooms, which can satisfy a diverse range of accommodation and budgetary requirements. All rooms are spacious, peaceful and calming, and many afford lovely views of the River Ilen. The rooms are equipped with tea- and coffee- making facilities as well as TV, telephone, toiletries, hairdryer, WiFi and more.
During their stay, hotel guests will enjoy unwinding at Kennedy’s Restaurant, which serves a carvery lunch by day and a full à la carte menu by night. The restaurant focuses on locally caught seafood, seasonal game and organic herbs and vegetables. Specialities include Bantry Bay mussels, Castletownbere crab and Salmon cake. For food and drink in a more casual setting there’s the Ilen Bar, which also prepares picnic baskets for guests taking day trips.
Visitors to Skibbereen will find themselves at the hub of numerous outdoor activities. The region offers sea- and river-fishing, whale watching, island hopping, kayaking, diving, cycling, walking, golfing and horse riding. There are also escorted tours of heritage sites, gardens and more. The staff of the West Cork Hotel are happy to make suggestions and arrangements so guests get the most out of their stay.