Student accommodation at Ballymaloe Cookery School

Short Course Accommodation Fees (B&B Rates 2018)


  • € 42 per person sharing
  • € 72 per night for a single room.

The availability of accommodation at the cookery school for our short course students is dependent on whether or not there is a 12 Week Certificate course taking place at the time. Please contact our Main Office +353 (0)21 464 6785 to confirm availability. 

 The Cottages

 Off-Campus Accommodation

  • All on and off-campus accommodation is self-catering. Students on longer courses eat a three-course lunch at the cookery school every day, and all students partake of a tasting at the end of every Afternoon Demonstration. Students must make provisions for their own supper.
  • Free-range eggs, organic vegetables and fruit in season are available from the farm.
  • Students have the option of single or twin rooms. Some of the single rooms are quite small.
  • Bed linen and towels are supplied in all the cottages.
  • Guests are welcome to wander freely through the farmland and gardens
  • For those who would like a greater degree of luxury, Ballymaloe House + 353 21 4652531, open year round, is just two miles from the school. 


We provide a continental breakfast in the cookery school for students staying in our cottages during our short courses.  Our delicious breakfast will have all these tempting treats:
  • Freshly Baked Spotted Dog, Brown and White Soda Bread with homemade Jams, Jellies and Marmalades.
  • Ballymaloe Nut and Grain Museli and Granola.
  • Fresh Fruit Museli
  • Freshly Squeezed Orange Juice.
  • Coffee,Tea, and fresh herb teas.