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Bantry Tourist Office

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Full of knowledge

Extremely helpful staff members full of knowledge of the local area definitely one of the best... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
GiovanniCork
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Very helpful and knowledgeable

We were looking for good hiking locally , interesting historically and/or from a natural science... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
ProfessorRathgar
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Old Courthouse | Wolfe Tone Square, Bantry, Ireland
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Extremely helpful staff members full of knowledge of the local area definitely one of the best staff members I met in the tourist office in Ireland

Thank GiovanniCork
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We were looking for good hiking locally , interesting historically and/or from a natural science perspective. We weren't interested in hard work up mountains for hard work's sake. Got great indicators in the town and on sheepshead peninsula. Followed through on them and very happy

Thank ProfessorRathgar
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Easy access in the center of town, opposite the bay. Parking in front of the building. Very friendly staff, willing to help you and answer all Questions one may have.

Thank Atdevelopment
Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you for your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back to West Cork. Eileen

Reviewed 16 July 2018

They offer walking tours of Bantry. Great staff to help you find things to do or a restaurant to have lunch or dinner at.

Thank joelrichar
Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. We look forward to welcoming you back

Reviewed 4 June 2018

My only crib is that one of the staff who seemed to be an overseas intern was neither knowledgeable or terribly helpful. She clearly did not understand what we were asking, and instead of getting a colleague to help, she kind of just put her...More

Thank Bryno
Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hello. Thank you so much for your comments. We do have interns for the season who are volunteers and your views are very important to us. We hope you enjoyed your visit to West Cork. Eileen

Reviewed 29 March 2018

Plenty of local info and maps, but the gal behind the counter was too busy texting on her phone to notice we were there. I think it's the only place in Ireland I've ever seen this .

Thank Karl K
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Friendly staff who did an excellent job in explaining the area along with recommendations. Great pit stop to gather information.

Thank waltra
Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. We look forward to welcoming you back to Bantry Eileen

Reviewed 26 October 2017

There is so much to do here. The Tourist Information Office have free maps showing all the different walking and driving routes, local interests, accommodation etc. We found out about the Tibetan temple which is being built at Caharmor, on the road to Dursey, well...More

Thank Miriam R
Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Good Evening thank you for your review. Delighted you enjoyed your visit to Bantry and West Cork. We look forward to welcoming you back soon Eileen

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were passing the Tourist Office when a staff member (an Englishman, I think) beckoned us and welcomed us in, inviting us to look at the literature. There was loads of free info and I was very happy that we had this encounter because I...More

Thank Maureen O
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Bantry tourist office is easy to find in the centre of town, the staff are great, full of local knowledge and even give you a free map of the town. I did the guided tour of Bantry which was really interesting and also freeMore

Thank margaret p
Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Good Afternoon from Bantry Thank you for your review and we are delighted you enjoyed your visit to Bantry and the Guided Tour. Thanks to our volunteers are taking such good care of our welcome guests to Bantry. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

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jtsteffen23
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Hello. Tours only from Cork City. We hope to see you in Bantry. Eileen
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Hello We are open Monday to Friday 10 to 6 Saturday 10 - 2 From June we will be open everyday from 10 - 6 We look forward to welcoming you to Bantry
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