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The Tigín and surroundingsThe front of the Tigín on a summer's day
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The Tigín on the hill close by Skibbereen

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The Tigín on the hill close by Skibbereen

3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
Sparkling clean
10 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Richard is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
93% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Recently redecorated! Cosy & simple, this self-contained annexe with amazing light, views & great hosts ;) gives you a good, comfortable night's sleep & a great base from which to explore the Wild Atlantic Way. 1.5miles from bustling & friendly regional market town Skibbereen, along the River Ilen, & 75 minutes from Cork Airport, you can relax and explore the outdoors, great food & crafts of the area. Don't forget to book an on-site massage with Ricky for a real traveller's rest!


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed, 1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children (2-12 years) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is flexible and check out by 12PM (noon)


17 Reviews

Niall User Profile
August 2018
Lovely spot just outside of Skibbereen. Ana was a great host and went out of her way to be accommodating. The cat was somewhat elusive though!
Nicola User Profile
July 2018
Loved staying with Richard and Ana. A lovely warm welcome, really appreciated the extra touches, breakfast, fresh flowers from the garden and logs for the outside fire pit. Fantastic area so close to many beautiful places. Would love to be back sometime, to enyoy more nice mea…
Richard User Profile
Response from Richard:
Lovely to meet you both too! :)
July 2018
Amanda User Profile
July 2018
This was a fabulous stay for us, not just because of the area and the accommodation but the thoughtful little touches. Our hosts kept in touch while allowing us to enjoy the space, which was beautiful, clean and comfortable. We'd definitely stay again.
Dan User Profile
June 2018
What can I say - absolutely fantastic Airbnb, I could not recommend it more. We stayed two nights and used it as an ideally located base to explore west cork, close to Baltimore/lough hyne(which has fantastic night kayaking), 5 minutes from skibbereen town, and within driving dis…
Teresa User Profile
November 2018
Idyllic and cosy little retreat. Perfect for exploring the West Cork area. A short walk from Skibbereen centre. Hosts very friendly and accommodating. Even provided yoga mats and comfy slippers - nice touches! We will definitely be back.
Arabella User Profile
November 2018
This is a perfect little getaway. Small but perfectly conceived with lots of attention to detail. Lovely soft warm duvet, warm bedroom, cute kitchen with just enough so that you didn’t have to run out to the shop for milk or olive oil. Cosy. Big heavy full length curtains. …
Monique User Profile
November 2018
My friends and I stayed for two nights. We wanted to relax and enjoy the calm, which we could do perfectly! We had everything we needed with a nice breakfast. The hosts are very friendly and helpful. If you have a car or if you’re fine with walking about 40 minutes from the city …

Hosted by Richard

London, United KingdomJoined in April 2012
Richard User Profile
132 Reviews
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Richard is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
36 Year Old massage therapist also studying counselling living with my wife Ana. We'll be renting out our place when we are away so you'll have it all to yourselves (max 4 people with 2 using a Japanese style futon mattress in the office room). Ana is a public space artist wit…
Languages: Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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About the home
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Ana, Ricky And Alison helps host.
Ana, Ricky And Alison

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