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Bantry Tourist Office

Old Courthouse | Wolfe Tone Square, Bantry, Ireland
+353 27 50229
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Must Stop for visiting Bantry

They offer walking tours of Bantry. Great staff to help you find things to do or a restaurant to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joelrichar
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Bolton, Massachusetts
Nicely appointed office with loads of leaflets, staff friendly

My only crib is that one of the staff who seemed to be an overseas intern was neither knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Bryno
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Cork, Ireland
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Old Courthouse | Wolfe Tone Square, Bantry, Ireland
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+353 27 50229
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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

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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
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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

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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
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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
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Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

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

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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
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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

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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
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Reviewed 31 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
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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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Reviewed 26 June 2017

The tourist office is staffed by volunteers and they are very helpful. There are a lot of leaflets and maps available. There are displays about the local history around the walls and it is well worth spending some time reading these.

Thank Phil2252
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Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Good Evening thank you for visiting us at the Tourist office and thank you for your positive remarks regarding our volunteers. We look forward to welcoming you back soon again to West Cork

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

We were visiting Bantry Bay for a couple of days on our tour through Ireland and were not sure what to do that our three older sons would enjoy. The lovely ladies at the tourist office suggested the ferry to Whiddy Island which ended up...More

Thank Liza O
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Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Good Evening thank you so much for your lovely email and we are delighted you enjoyed your visit to Whiddy which is a hidden gem here in Bantry. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to Bantry.

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Large, well stocked mine of local information, staffed on the day we visited by two very lovely enthusiastic ladies who went out of their way to give us brilliant ideas on what to see!

Thank Lisa B
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Blake997, Manager at Bantry Tourist Office, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thank you for your recent review and apologies for the delay in responding. We look forward to welcoming you back again to Ireland and Bantry.

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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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