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Camping at An Sanctóir

Escape to Nature at An Sanctóir

Camp in the Heart of West Cork's Holistic Community Centre

Welcome to An Sanctóir's serene camping space, nestled within a 30-acre nature habitat just outside the coastal village of Ballydehob. Immerse yourself in the heart of West Cork's holistic community centre, where the beauty of the Irish countryside meets mindful camping.


Unwind in our expansive bowl field, perfect for tent camping, and discover a designated area for up to 2 campervans near the main car park. Enjoy the rustic charm of our outdoor kitchen, featuring an undercover seated area and a remarkable pizza oven to cater to all your camping needs. Embrace the outdoors with our fire pit, providing warmth and a cozy ambiance. Ample space invites you to sit, ponder, chat, and toast marshmallows under the stars.

Bowl Field

A spacious area suitable for tents, surrounded by the beauty of the Irish countryside.


Campervan Space

Adjacent to the main car park, accommodating a maximum of 2 campervans.


Outdoor Kitchen

Immerse yourself in our wonderful outdoor kitchen space. Enjoy an undercover seated area and a fantastic pizza oven, catering to all your camping needs.

Social Hub

Gather around our fire pit, creating a warm and inviting space to sit, ponder, chat, and toast marshmallows.


Toilets and Showers

Embrace the comfort of our outdoor composting toilets and indoor facilities in the main hall. Please note that indoor facilities may be unavailable during center bookings.



Experience the tranquillity of An Sanctóir at affordable rates

  • Adults: €10 per night

  • 5-17 years: €5 per night

  • Under 5s: Free

Other Costs

  • Firewood: €5 per bag (subject to availability, inquire before arrival)

  • Bring your own firelighters and kindling


Note: Camping areas do not have electricity or hook-up points

Rules For Camping

Help us maintain the magic of An Sanctóir by following these guidelines:

  • Take all rubbish away

  • Use designated fire pits

  • Return kitchenware to the appropriate areas

  • After using showers, please mop the floor and clean down

How to Pay for Camping

Choose your preferred payment method:

  • Cash: Fill out an envelope in the main hall's reception, place it in the donations box.

  • Bank Transfer: Email us to inquire about this option.

Camping for Events

If you're camping as part of an event, enjoy special rates:

  • Adults: €5/person/night for events lasting 3 nights or more.

  • Facilitators and Staff: Flat rate of €5/person/night, regardless of the number of nights stayed.


Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of An Sanctóir. For booking inquiries or additional information, feel free to contact us. Let your camping adventure begin!

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