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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good25%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible29%
  • 25 Aug 2016
    “Bad experience!”
  • 18 Aug 2016
    “Wash me, clean me, mend me, then wash me again!!! And I'll be lovely I promise...”
Main Street, Skibbereen Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Golf Course
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

It was a smelly room, dirty bath, and we did the check in with a drunken staff. In the night I got ichy from the bedclothes. The hostel is located in the centrum and above a nice bar. But my advice for you: Pay some...More

1  Thank relseorp
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Oh, mixed! We were in Room 1. On the one hand, it really was dirty, as other reviewers have said, and I'm talking actual real dirt not picky looking for it dirt; extensive black mould in the shower, plus a decomposing carton of milk on...More

Thank Giffanie
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

If your looking for 5 star forget it, great to put your head down for the night, basic room with shower toilet sink TV on the wall, the manager at the Paragon Bar also runs the hostel and looks after you well here with tea...More

Thank Belinda532014
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed over the weekend, we had 2 rooms 4 + 2 each with a bathroom. Staff was friendly and approachable. Good for the price with electronic keys. The beds weren't fantastic, which slight stains on the sheets. There's a large carpark nearby which is free....More

Thank Melissa O
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Ive been travelling around a lot with work for the last 15 year and have seen some hell holes but ive never checked out of a place without staying a night until i arrived here. It is beyond bad. My room had an overwhelming smell...More

3  Thank Michael D
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About
Description
Possibally the cheapest B&B in the town offering you the access to the most talked about bistro in town the Paragon Bistro and the west cork's leading Night club the Dakota!!Join us in the Fun!! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
8
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Skibbereen
Hotel class
Number of rooms
8
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Skibbereen
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Traveller (10)
Room & Suite (2)
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"Avoid Room 1. Choose another place altogether if you really can't stand dirt."
Giffanie
18 Aug 2016
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"I don't think there are any good rooms at present. It does have potential, just needs some investment..."
408vanessah
31 Oct 2014
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"Avoid the place!"
ruth-eva
27 Aug 2014
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"stayed in male room found it quiet good view of syreet but high enough couldn't here traffic."
23jamesm23
27 Oct 2012
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