Pierce House Bed and Breakfast

A special experience in beautiful West Cork on the Wild Atlantic Way

Kilcoe from Skeaghaniore West

Local Bars and Restaurants
Gallery of Photographs

Useful local contacts and links to websites

Useful local contacts:

Ballydehob Website
Local events and news

Wild Atlantic Way
The official website with lots of useful travel information.

Schull Website
Places to visit, things to do.

Skibbereen Website

"The Spirit of the South West"

An Taisce
The National Trust for Ireland
Working to preserve and protect Ireland's natural and built heritage.

Mizen Artists
Find your favourite local artists from this gallery

Irish Jewellery Heaven in Schull
Phone 028 28868

Jorg's Goldsmith Studio, Crookhaven
Unique jewellery reflecting the magic of West Cork

Mizen Artists - Patricia Coogan O'Dell
Patricia Coogan O'Dell's paintings can be seen on her website.

Chris O'Dell's Photography Archive
Trawl through these images, a pot pourri of fabulous photographs.

Fashion beyond Fashion!
Schull's premiere boutique.
Phone 028 28165

Taxis in Ballydehob

George Swanton 028 37127 mobile 086 2795821

Eileen O'Sullivan mobile 087 2114291

Our excellent local hardware store and laundrette

Local Festivals and Events

Ballydehob Traditional Music Festival

A feast of traditional music and dance
  12th to 14th April 2019

Ballydehob Jazz Festival

The boutique festival in the back of beyond!
  3rd to 6th May 2019

Ballydehob Country Music Festival

A brilliant line up of artists!
   June 2019
exact dates tba.

Fastnet Maritime and Folk Festival

Music and crafts and arts to do with Ballydehob's maritime heritage.
June 14th to 17th 2019.

Ballydehob Summer Festival
A full week of rural shenanigans
August 2019 exact dates tba.

West Cork Chamber Music Festival
28th June to 7th July 2019

West Cork Literary Festival
12th to 19th July 2019

Masters of Tradition

Bantry's world famous festival, Martin Hayes, artistic director.
21st to 25th August 2019.

Things to do:

Atlantic Sea Kayaking
Experience the Wild Atlantic Way with this well established adventure company!
Phone 028 21058

Atlantic Sea Kayaking

West Cork Garden Trail
  Visit some of the most beautiful gardens in Ireland

Mizen Head Signal Station
An essential visit on the Wild Atlantic Way
Phone  028 35115

Whale Watch West Cork

Watch whales with the experts!
Phone Nic Slocum on 086 120 0027

Horse and Pony Trekking
Ballycummisk Riding School
Phone 087 765 5993 and 086 731 6299

There are two outstanding golf courses within a short distance from Pierce House:

Bantry Bay Golf Club

is set in 170 acres of beautiful coastline on the edge of Bantry Bay and welcomes visitors.
Phone:  027 50579
email:  info@bantrygolf.com

& West CarberyGolf Club
is an 18 hole parkland course 3 miles from Skibbereen
Phone:  028 21227
email:  skibbgolf@gmail.com

Products and services:

Slightly Foxed, the Real Reader's Quarterly
Subscribe to this outstanding quarterly collection of articles on bygone books and writers, a true
shining gem amongst the grubby pebbles of literary publications.

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Gubbeen Farmhouse Products

Gubbeen logo
Famous Gubbeen cheeses, sausages, and smoked farm produce can be purchased from the Gubbeen stalls at the local country markets.  Or if you are in London, from Harrods.

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Pierce House B&B