Visitor Guide


Dzogchen Beara is open all year round to visitors. You are welcome to enjoy the gardens and spectacular ocean views on the site.

Reception

Weekdays: Monday – Friday, 10am – 1pm & 2pm – 5pm.

Weekends: (July and August) 11am – 4pm

Cafe/Shop

Open daily all year round, 10am – 5pm.

The Café and Gift Shop is open daily from 10am – 5pm serving hot drinks and food, light lunch, cakes and more. We also have ocean-view outdoor seating available.

Mondays (Starting July) Open Mind, Open Heart Mini Retreats – 10:30AM – 2PM, €40/€35 (Lunch Included)

Fridays Kum Nye Tibetan Yoga – 10:30AM – 12PM, €15/€12

Online booking is essential for both.

Please note, we are unable to offer our on-site daily guided meditations at present. However, you are welcome to join our free online guided meditations.

Our Accommodation is open and bookable as follows:

  • Self-catering Cottages: Booking available  here.
  • Spiritual Care Centre Rooms: Currently temporarily closed for renovation.
  • Hostel: Booking available  here.

On-site events are now bookable. You’ll find our upcoming on-site events here.

If you experience covid symptoms in advance of your arrival at Dzogchen Beara, we request that you not travel. Please contact our office team for assistance with your booking.

You can read the latest government guidelines here.

While Covid guidelines have changed the team at Dzogchen Beara are still doing our best to ensure your well-being and will continue with the following measures.

  • Hand sanitizer is made available at key areas on-site.
  • If you are attending an on-site event
  • Seating in our meditation room is arranged spaciously to allow for distancing should you wish.
  • The Shrine Room will be well ventilated throughout each event

Guests staying on site are welcome to join our community for lunch.  Lunches must be reserved in advance of arrival or before 10.30am each day in our Cafe or Administration Office.  Alternatively guests can avail of our outdoor dining areas or bring their lunch to their private accommodation facilities.

Make Light Offerings online here or in person at our Tibetan style butter lamp house.

Find out more about our upcoming online events here.

Please note that works continue on the temple site and this may occasionally lead to parts of the site near the temple being closed temporarily. Find out more about the temple here.

Our resident community continues to gather twice daily for spiritual practices. We pray for a swift end to the spread of COVID-19 and alleviation of the great suffering it is causing. We pray for all who are isolated, anxious or experiencing serious illness, and for all who are putting themselves at risk to care for others.

If you wish to make a donation to support our community, please click here.

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May you be well, may you be happy, may you be safe.
Dzogchen Beara Community