Skip to content
The Tigín and surroundingsThe front of the Tigín on a summer's day
Save this listing.
Entire guest suite

The Tigín on the hill close by Skibbereen

Richard User Profile

The Tigín on the hill close by Skibbereen

3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
BreakfastThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Great location93% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean10 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

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

Danielle User Profile
October 2018
I couldn’t have asked for better hosts. The Tigín had everything that you might need in an Airbnb. I have been traveling Ireland for a month now without a vehicle and I got the best of both worlds by being a little ways out of town for quiet and privacy with a relatively short …
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 …
Charlotte User Profile
October 2018
Stunning location, beautifully presented and everything you need for a relaxing break. Located perfectly to explore West Cork, loads of information provided and very well equipped. Would definately stay there again.
Tati User Profile
October 2018
Very cozy place in the beautiful surrounding. Everything we needed and even more was available.Host was very friendly.
Michelle User Profile
October 2018
Ana and Ricky are definitely Superhosts! Warm and welcoming, they were very attentive to communicating promptly and ensuring that our arrival was smooth. They have created a sweet, cozy, peaceful place with beautiful views. Everything you need for preparing simple meals is ava…

Hosted by Richard

London, United KingdomJoined in April 2012
Richard User Profile
132 Reviews
1 Reference
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
Always communicate through AirbnbTo protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.
About the home
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying in someone’s home.
This is Richard’s place.
Ana, Ricky And Alison helps host.
Ana, Ricky And Alison

The neighbourhood