We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Skellig Side B&B

N70, Cahersiveen, Ireland
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Cahersiveen
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Skellig Side B&B
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

20 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Lenexa
Level Contributor
28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My cousin and I had booked our trip to Skellig Michael, but were trying to maintain some flexibility in our trip. Luckily, we knocked on the door and they had a lovely, clean room available for us with a wonderful Full Irish Breakfast the next morning. We stayed overnight, but unfortunately the weather was not cooperating for the Skellig trip... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank jj1lawyer
Trafalgar, Australia
Level Contributor
73 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

We had a really nice stay here and Mary Lou was very friendly and helpful with advice for where to eat, etc. The breakfast she cooked us the next morning was delicious and set us up well for the more than 600 steps to climb on Skellig Michael Island. Which by the way was one of the best things we... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Marcbar1202
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Level Contributor
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My wife and I stayed for two nights and were overwhelmed with Ken and Mary Lou hospitality, care, and 2nd mile effort to make sure our stay and family adventure were the best possible! We can't say enough how friendly and warm they were and how we felt like family after the first day of meeting them. Our trip got... More 

Helpful?
Thank Barton P
Derry
Level Contributor
23 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

The rooms at Skellig Side were clean, cosy and comfortable. Ken and Mary Lou were very welcoming. We had a good choice for breakfast. We only stayed one night but were impressed by the cleanliness and comfort of the room.

Helpful?
Thank Travel-ingTracie
Brisbane, Queensland
Level Contributor
481 reviews
163 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 492 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights in the Irish summer in the hope of getting out to the Skellig Islands with Joe Roddy. This B&B, run by Joe's son, Kenneth Roddy and his wife, was the obvious place to stay. You can get a reduced cost package for the B&B and the island trip; you get up-to-date weather information; you... More 

Helpful?
Thank seagullrob
Hobart
Level Contributor
19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We booked Skellig Michael Side B and B as we wanted to do the boat trip to Skellig Michael. We arrived night before boat trip. Ken and Mary Lou welcomed us and showed us to our room. The room was great although you do have to mind your head if you venture to the window. All very clean. Breakfast lovely.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Brenda M
Cork, Ireland
Level Contributor
312 reviews
82 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 549 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

We booked Skellig Side B&B because they also offer a trip to Skellig Michael as part of a package deal. As Skellig Michael was our focus for the weekend, Skellig Side B&B was just what we were looking for. Ken and MaryLou run the B&B which is just about two miles outside of Cahersiveen on the road to Portmagee and... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Bryno
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

We stayed here as part of a 2 day trip to do the Skelligs. The B&B was well sign posted and the directions were spot on. We were greeted with a lovely welcome from the lady of the house and shown to our spotlessly clean and well kitted out rooms. The bathrooms looked like they were just fitted and the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Crossflow
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

We stayed at Skellig Side for three nights, we combined this with a trip out to The Skellig Islands and as it is family owned buisness we were able to book both things together. Clean comfortable rooms, great food and a fantastic trip to the Skelligs.

Helpful?
1 Thank skylark63
Level Contributor
9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Comfy room, good food including meeting our requests the second day for a change- up from the usual Irish breakfast, and updates on wweather and chances of getting to Skelig Michael. Ken was very clear in his emails re: confirming by phone, and our host the night beforewillingly made the call for us. Ideal if you are oping to go... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jane K
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

49 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (49)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (37)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Cahersiveen hotels
17.4 mi away
Ring of Kerry Hotel
Ring of Kerry Hotel
#2 of 3 in Cahersiveen
4.5 of 5 stars 81 reviews
14.6 mi away
Ocean View B&B
Ocean View B&B
#5 of 20 in Cahersiveen
5.0 of 5 stars 44 reviews
0.0 mi away
Caitins
Caitins
#1 of 3 in Cahersiveen
4.5 of 5 stars 36 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
17.9 mi away
QC's Townhouse
QC's Townhouse
#1 of 20 in Cahersiveen
5.0 of 5 stars 161 reviews
18.6 mi away
Iveragh Heights
Iveragh Heights
#10 of 20 in Cahersiveen
4.5 of 5 stars 98 reviews
17.1 mi away
Cul Draiochta
Cul Draiochta
#3 of 20 in Cahersiveen
5.0 of 5 stars 78 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities