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……AUTUMN SPECIALS…TWO NIGHTS OR MORE ON ALL ROOMS €33.00 per person sharing...Offers include Breakfast of Choice......

Voted Best B&B in the South West Region 2008

Free Wireless Broadband hotspot available in all rooms


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Summer Hill Bed and Breakfast accommodation at the seaport town of Castletownbere on the Beara Peninsula West Cork is just a 9 minute walk to the towns harbour or a 12 minute walk to Tralahan Beach.

Summer Hill was designed and constructed in 2001 as a purpose built B&B Guesthouse with all the very spacious bedrooms being ensuite. Natural timber is a feature through out the house.

We also provide both free Broadband Wireless access and secure parking for our guests cars.


Castletownbere and the surrounding areas boast many excellent restaurants and bars, including Irish traditional music and dancing.

Beara has over 600 historical sites, including stone circles, ring forts, megalithic tombs, burial tombs, souterrains and standing stones, some dating back over 5,000 years.

Summerhill is the ideal base for exploring the spectacular 220Km world renowned 'Bearaway Heritage Trail'


For Reservations or Enquiries

Contact Cornelius O'Sullivan at: -

Summer Hill  B&B
Droum North,
Castletownbere, Beara,
West Cork, Ireland
+353-27-70417. Mobile: +353-86-222-6271

Garmin LOC8 Code: TJC-55-WT9

GPS:  51.6464082   9.9221497

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  • Accommodations: We have room types to suit all accommodation requirements: double, twins, triples and family rooms each with en suite bathroom and Television.
  • Internet: Wi-Fi Broadband available in all rooms.
  • Walking, Cycling, Retreat Groups etc:  All Groups at Special Discount.
  • Rates: Minimum and Maximum rates for  Double and Family rooms  €35 per Person sharing.  Single rooms €45.
  • Open: All year.
  • Reservations: Reservations are recommended in advance.

  • Call (Telephone: +353-27-70417)  (Mobile: +353-86-222-6271)

  • Email to:- info@ireland-guesthouse.com

  • Payment: All major Credit Cards and Bankers Draft's are accepted. O'Sullivans Summer Hill also accepts credit cards by phone. 
  • Children always welcome.
  • Breakfast: Full Irish, Continental or breakfast of choice. Coffee and Tea available at all times.
  • Restrictions: No smoking in bedrooms.

Four Star Bord Failte Ireland Approved


Video Clips of  Castletownbere and the Beara Peninsula

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