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Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes

Allihies Road | Beara Peninsula, Allihies, Ireland
+353 27 73032
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Comfortable Cottage, Great Views, Spiritual Focus

We rented Cottage 4 for two nights and give the experience an Excellent rating. It is very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
2016Holly
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Sanctuary near the ocean

This is a Buddhist centre few miles from Castletownbere, for those who believe in the power of... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
INFOF848
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Ireland
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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 and atmosphere of profound peace are a must see. There is plenty to see and experience from enjoying nature, taking a class or eating in.
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Allihies Road | Beara Peninsula, Allihies, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented Cottage 4 for two nights and give the experience an Excellent rating. It is very spacious, with kitchen and bathroom especially modernized and well equipped. View of bay and cliffs is as advertised: pretty special. The best part is the futon-type couch facing...More

Thank 2016Holly
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear 2016Holly, thank you so much for the kind words and the lovely review. We hope to welcome you back again sometime soon. Best wishes, Derek.

Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a Buddhist centre few miles from Castletownbere, for those who believe in the power of meditation. If you are skeptic, it is also a good place to visit, as it has a lovely coffee shop, stunning view to the Atlantic Ocean, and with...More

Thank INFOF848
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi INFOF848, thanks for your kind words. We're delighted you enjoyed your visit here. As you mentioned, we welcome everyone to our centre, whether that is visiting our cafe, coming to a daily meditation, staying in our accommodation or even attending a retreat. We hope...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The hostel was a good value. A very beautiful place. This is a beautiful spiritual center and has plenty of space for meditation and contemplation. Great place to decompress from the rigors of modern life; however, it is also something of a tourist attraction and...More

Thank TravelLife19
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hey TravelLife19, thanks for the great review and useful feedback. We hope you come back and see us again sometime. Best wishes, Derek

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to come for a drive and walk with stunning views of the cliffs and the Atlantic. The cafe is nice with a small selection of snacks and good coffee including matcha and chai lattes and prices were very reasonable. The meditation garden is...More

Thank whittersDublin
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hey WhittersDublin, thanks for taking the time to review our centre. We're glad you enjoyed your time here. See you again. Best wishes, Derek.

Reviewed 5 August 2017

I was staying close by in the village of Allihies so I got to visit this beautiful place twice. It has stunning views and beautiful walks, its very open and welcoming and has a great sense of serenity about it. The meditation rooms are great...More

Thank TravelbugP5
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hey TravelbugP5, thanks for taking the time to review or centre. We're gald you enjoyed your visit and hope you can come back again in the near future. All the best, Derek.

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I had the best time staying here. It is off the beaten path but worth the journey. I took a bus from Cork to Castletownbere and then a taxi to the center. It is just as beautiful as the website, the views are phenomenal. I...More

Thank Maria H
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Hi Maria, thanks for taking the time out to review our centre. I'm happy you enjoyed your stay but also regret your experience with our office staff. Please accept our apologies for not helping you more with the taxi. Rest assured, we will discuss this...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped by on a days outing to various spots along the ring of beara. Stunning location in the mountains, good to note that the road is quite steep and tight in some places so wouldn't recommend large vehicles unless used to driving these types...More

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Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Hi Jenber2000, thanks for stopping by and for the nice review. Best wishes, Derek.

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Called in here for the views, food and a walkaround....was not disappointed with both and will be back. The staff at the Café were friendly and efficient and the food was excellent.

2  Thank Loo99car
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Hi Loo99car, Thanks for stopping by and for leaving a review here on TA. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best wishes, Derek.

Reviewed 25 February 2017

We arrived in the evening to this place. It took us a little bit of effort to find it due to there were not a lot of signals in the road (and we were not using GPS). But finally, we found out after passing Cahermore...More

1  Thank Jorge M
Derek C, Public Relations Manager at Dzogchen Beara Daily Meditation Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Hi Jorge, many thanks for taking the time to review our Retreat Centre. We're delighted you enjoyed the food in our cafe. Hope to welcome back again some day soon. Best wishes, Derek.

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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Spent full week at Loving Kindness Silent Meditation retreat. Needed to regroup and recenter after a few tough years and then a cancer tussle. This was perfect retreat to recalibrate myself and disengage from world to heal spiritually. It was beyond my expectations. Spectacular location....More

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