The Botanical B&B has a variety of rooms including double and single rooms with views out towards Bantry Bay. As well as private rooms, guests have use of a spacious shared bathroom. Each room is totally unique, celebrating handcrafted pieces made from natural materials including luxurious wool carpets and mattresses, to organic and Fairtrade cotton bedding to VOC-free eco-paints. Downstairs guest can use of the following shared spaces: Living room, dining room, downstairs toilet, hallway and a guest entrance porch.
Guests can start the day with a morning feast of organic, home grown produce and wild ingredients foraged from the surrounding landscape. Morning feasts change with the seasons so depending on when guests visit they can choose from, pancakes filled with homemade jams and wild berries, seaweed scones with local cheddar, Irish oat porridge with heather honey, souffles or cooked breakfasts with organic eggs from the free range hens. Breakfasts are vegetarian but vegan and gluten free options are also available.
The Botanical Bell Tent is a boutique private Glamping experience for two, located in a clearing at the edge of a woodland along a private track, looking out across meadows and hills. Arrive to a welcome hamper of homemade treats. Once evening arrives, relax around the fire pit (wood supplied) and gaze at the glittering sky. Follow the solar lights back along the track to a private bathroom nearby and the Garden Room for morning feasts. Furnished with beds, indoor and outdoor seating, feather cushions, wool blankets, coir flooring and decorated with handcrafted bunting and solar lights.
Guest have the opportunity to explore the magical Garden of Re-Imagination. There is a hammock chair for guests to gaze at dragonflies dancing over the half moon pond, or wander along the stone stairway, say hello to the hen or lie out on the meadow lawn.