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Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes

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Really nice soup. Great views of Bantry Bay. Not a huge amount of room. All food seems to be... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2019
417niallm
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Bantry, Ireland
via mobile
An Oasis of serenity in a crazy world

Dzogchen Beara is without doubt the most serene peaceful place I have ever set foot in. The feel... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
189lc
,
Cabrera, Spain
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Dzogchen Beara is a Meditation Retreat centre situated on the wild and beautiful Beara Peninsula in south-west Ireland. It sits high on cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean with breathtaking views of sea and sky. Its beautiful natural environment...more
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Allihies Road | Beara Peninsula, Allihies, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Really nice soup. Great views of Bantry Bay. Not a huge amount of room. All food seems to be vegetarian and responsibly sourced.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Dzogchen Beara is without doubt the most serene peaceful place I have ever set foot in. The feel good vibe is buzzing throughout the place and the staff / volunteers are amazingly helpful . The location is stunning to put it mildly and the drive...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 189lc
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Hey, thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. We're delighted you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Best wishes, Derek

Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Spent just 2 nights here in Dzogchen Buddhist centre. The cottage was so beautiful, with a view second to none! It had everything you could need. I will certainly return.....many times I hope!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gloria E
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2018

Hey Gloria, we're so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best wishes, Derek

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to retreat for some quiet contemplation It’s out there geographically, but if you want to find special places that’s a prerequisite 😉 Well run facilities. I stayed for a weekend meditation retreat in a private room in the hostel. Clean and quiet with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hey Markiemark1958, thanks for taking time to review your stay with us. We're delighted you enjoyed your time here and we look forward to welcoming back again soon. Best wishes, Derek

Reviewed 20 October 2018

It was a rainy day but the views from this centre are awesome whatever the weather. I haven't had the opportunity to use the meditation facilities but it was lovely to just drop in to the cafe for a pot of tea & a piece...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jackie C
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hi Jackie, many thanks for the kind words, we're delighted you enjoyed your visit and we hope you come and visit again. Best wishes, Derek

Reviewed 5 October 2018

Situated 5 miles from Castletownbere is this amazing centre which offers bungalow and hostel accommodation. They have a care facility for seriously ill people and a meditation centre. I would highly recommend this place for a quiet spiritual experience

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stanDublin
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi Stan, many thanks for your review. We're delighted you enjoyed your visit. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Best wishes, Derek

Reviewed 3 October 2018

I came here on a recommendation to try out the meditation class and the cafe. Both were excellent. The meditation room was comfortable and peaceful with amazing views over the sea. The people were warm and welcoming. Afterwards I indulged in some cake at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Omter, thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us, we really appreciate it and are delighted you enjoyed your time here. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

The meditation centre sits atop a rocky outcrop overlooking a bay into the Atlantic Ocean. You certainly gain a feeling of being a speck in an infinite space in this setting. There are seats and cushions for comfortable sitting while meditating. A short walk down...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Hey Sean C, thanks for taking the time to review our centre. We're delighted you enjoyed your time here. Drop by again sometime. Best wishes.

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We called in to the Dzogchen Meditation Centre on our recent visit to the beautiful Beara Peninsula and found this wonderfully remote place of meditation tucked away and offering tranquility and peace. There is a wonderful cafe overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and everything here epitomised...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you for dropping by. We're happy you enjoyed the experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best wishes, Derek.

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great meditation area, beautiful view. Very calm space where time passes easily. Lovely coffee shop with great gluten free cake.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Hi Maureen, many thanks for the kind words. We're very happy you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to welcome you back again soon. Best wishes, Derek.

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