Local Discounts in Skibbereen & Surrounding West Cork Areas
Should you decide to stay with us at The West Cork Hotel you can enjoy the following things to do in West Cork to add further enjoyment to your visit to the West Cork Region. To highlight this, in conjunction with some of the activity centres and businesses in the area, we would like to offer you a 10% discount.
To avail of this discount please simply show your guest card, presented to you upon check-in, and enjoy!!
Leisure & Activities
Established in 1995, Atlantic Sea-kayaking are based in Union Hall (approx 15m drive from Skibbereen), they cater for kayakers of all levels with adventurous excursion out in the Atlantic Ocean or on the famous Lough Hyne Lake.
West Cork’s dedicated Whale Watcher, with daily tours (9am & 2pm) out of Reen Pier, Union Hall and Baltimore Harbour, the excitement of trying to spot the Fin Whale, Minke Whale and the cute Dolphin awaits you. Reservation of places for this is essential and it appeals to both young and old. Tours operate from April to November 2009 subject to weather conditions
Spend an adventure packed morning or afternoon thundering around the specialist courses on quadbikes. Suitable for all ages 6 years and upwards with advance booking essential.
For the water baby in you, Snorkelling in the astoundingly beautiful Lough Hyne lake is a must. With a minimum party of 4 people to participate, good health and swimming ability, the delights of underwater through the snorkel is recommended. All equipment hire is included in the price (€40 per adult & €15 per child (aged 6 to 15 years)) making this a very affordable experience.
Cycling -Roycroft Cycles
Explore West Cork at the correct speed, wandering leisurely down country lanes and peeping over hedge rows from your bicycle. Available for daily or weekly basis to both groups and individuals with full insurance, this is one activity for all to enjoy.
Skibbereen Sports Centre
The Skibbereen Sports Centre is the perfect choice when looking for things to do in West Cork and has something to entertain all the family. The sports centre has a gym available for hotel guests to use at a reduced rate of €5 per visit while you also have a choice of fitness classes. Other facilities include a main sports hall, recreational area, and tennis courts all available at very good rates.
Located within walking distance of the hotel.
Local Heritage Centre
To take a step back in time to commemorate the famine era and the general history of Skibbereen the Heritage Centre is well worth a visit. Open daily, it exhibits a vast history and also the background to Lough Hyne Nature Reserve.
Health & Beauty
Essential Beauty, Skibbereen
A unique salon offering PHYT’S 100% certified organic face and body treatments. Discount applies to all facials and body treatments.
Karizma Hair, Skibbereen
Contemporary Hair Salon within walking distance of hotel.
The Blue Shop, Skibbereen
Gift shop with a variety of unusual and exclusive products. Pilgrim Jewellery, Prices Candles, Benaya Ceramics are but a few of our exclusive ranges. Also Photo Frames, Baby Gifts and Greeting Cards
Fiona's - Two floors of Fab Fashion A unique and colourful shop, with an abundant selection of affordable lively clothes. Situated on North Street this store has a fantastic selection of Funky Casuals, Occasion Wear, Bags and Accessories.