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In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished
In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished
24-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV
In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished

Overview of Liss Ard Estate

Liss Ard Estate

4.0 star property

4.4/5 Excellent

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar
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Castletownshend Road, Skibbereen, Cork

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLiss Ard Gardens1 min walk
  • Popular LocationIrish Sky Garden4 min walk
  • Popular LocationSkibbereen and West Carbery Golf Club6 min drive

Room options

About this area

Skibbereen

Located in Skibbereen, Liss Ard Estate is in a rural area and on a lake. Cape Clear Heritage Centre and Birthplace of Michael Collins are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Liss Ard Gardens and Rosscarbery Golf and Adventure Centre. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails and other activities like whale watching.

What's nearby

  • Liss Ard Gardens - 1 min walk
  • Irish Sky Garden - 4 min walk
  • Skibbereen and West Carbery Golf Club - 6 min drive
  • St. Patrick's Cathedral - 7 min drive
  • Lough Hyne - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Cork Airport (ORK) - 70 min drive

About this property

Liss Ard Estate

4-star family-friendly bed & breakfast by the lake
You can look forward to a terrace, a garden and a playground at Liss Ard Estate. With amenities such as kayaking and fishing, this bed & breakfast is the perfect place to soak up the sun. The on-site theme restaurant, Dining Room, features garden views and al fresco dining. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities, such as a library and dry cleaning/laundry services.
You'll also find perks such as:
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge), an outdoor tennis court and tour/ticket information
  • Coffee/tea in the lobby, smoke-free property and a 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage, wedding services and a TV in the lobby
  • Guest reviews say good things about the breakfast, helpful staff and walkable location
Room features
All guest rooms at Liss Ard Estate feature thoughtful touches, such as 24-hour room service, in addition to amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and safes. Guests reviews say good things about the size rooms at the property.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with hydromassage showers
  • 24-inch flat-screen TVs with digital channels

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of Europe.

Languages

English, German

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:00 AM: EUR 17.5 for adults and EUR 17.5 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Restaurants on site

  • Dining Room

Things to do

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Business centre
  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • This property does not have any lifts
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Bath or shower
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Private bathroom

Entertainment

  • 24-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels

More

  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The property is closed during November, December, January and February.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 25 per pet, per night
Welcoming dogs only

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 35.0 per day.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 17.5 for adults and EUR 17.5 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: EUR 25 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 35.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have any lifts

National rating

This property does not have a Ireland Tourist Board rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Liss Ard
Liss Ard Estate
Liss Ard Estate B&B
Liss Ard Estate B&B Skibbereen
Liss Ard Estate Skibbereen
Liss Ard Estate Hotel Skibbereen
Liss Ard Estate Skibbereen
Liss Ard Estate Bed & breakfast
Liss Ard Estate Bed & breakfast Skibbereen

Frequently asked questions

Is Liss Ard Estate pet-friendly?

Yes, dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of EUR 25 per pet, per night.

How much is parking at Liss Ard Estate?

Liss Ard Estate doesn't offer parking.

What time is check-in at Liss Ard Estate?

Check-in is from 3 PM - 9:00 PM.

What time is check-out at Liss Ard Estate?

Checkout is at 11:00 AM.

Where is Liss Ard Estate located?

This family-friendly Skibbereen bed & breakfast is located on a lake, within a 5-minute walk of Liss Ard Gardens and Irish Sky Garden. Skibbereen Heritage Centre and St. Patrick's Cathedral are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Liss Ard Estate and receive a full refund?

Yes, Liss Ard Estate offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Liss Ard Estate cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 37 out of 53 reviews
5 - Excellent 70%
Rating 4 - Good. 7 out of 53 reviews
4 - Good 13%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 53 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 53 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 53 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

3.0/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.2/5

Eco-friendliness

2/5 Poor

David
Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Room sold as a room for three is in fact a cupboard
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Maurice
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Ann-Marie
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

1/5 Terrible

Byron
Disliked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Verified traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Denis
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Frank
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Our favorite place in West Cork.
We loved being at Liss Ard. The room was gorgeous, the grounds magnificent and the food fabulous.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Verified traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Superb
Absolutely fantastic experience
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Fergal
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
New Favorite Destination
Fantastic staff, Dylan and Mark were outstanding servers at dinner and in the bar. The scenic walks, lake house and picnic were fantastic and the sky garden a little drop of peace in West Cork.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Lisa
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The place was lovely and the staff were nice but there were serious issues with the food and service. I understand the pressure of Covid and only having reopened
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021