Category Archives: Hostels

Youth Hostels

Rosslare Harbour Youth Hostel

Rosslare Harbour Youth Hostel is another fine place to stay in County Wexford if you are on a tight budget. This hostel has the capacity to accommodate sixty eight people. Both private rooms and dorms are offered. Children are heartily welcomed here. Linen is included in the price. The self catering kitchen is fully equipped with all the utensils and other equipment needed for the guests to cook their own food. A nice dining room makes for a great place for friendly dinner conversations. Internet access is provided for the information and communication needs of the guests. Telephone and fax facilities are also offered. A common room is available where the guests can get together, have nice chats and watch TV. Car parking is also available.

Castle Archdale Hostel

Castle Archdale Hostel is housed in a historic building built in 1773. It is located in the Castle Archdale Country Park. It offers excellent accommodation for both individuals and groups. Two large dormitories and two family rooms are available. This hostel is the perfect place to serve as a focal point for exploring the beautiful County Fermanagh. The hostel is centrally heated. Shower facilities are available. A TV lounge provides entertainment to the guests and allows them to socialize. A large kitchen and dining room ensure that dinners wonít be a boring affair. Secure bicycle storage is available to give the guests complete peace of mind. A reading room is available for passing the time in thoughtful contemplation. The building housing the hostel is also home to a wildlife exhibition, a museum, a lecture theatre and a field study laboratory.

Barnacles Quay Street House

Barnacles Quay Street House is a nice place to enjoy what Galway County has to offer. Barnacles is a high quality hostel that offers excellent accommodation facilities at a price that wonít scare you away. The hostel is surrounded by numerous popular bars, nightclubs and theatres thus ensuring that the tourists can look forward to hours of splendid nightlife. The hostel has a choice of multi-bed dorms and private rooms. All of the rooms are en-suite and maintained in tip top shape. A light breakfast is included in the price. A self catering kitchen is available to allow the guests to cook their favourite meals. A large common room is the perfect place for making new friends or just watching your favourite TV shows. Linen is included in the price. Internet access is also available for satisfying the information and cyber communication cravings of the guests. The hostel staff is extremely friendly and is available 24 hours a day to answer any queries you may have about tourism in Galway City. In fact, the staff will make you feel right at home with their courteous behaviour. Donít be surprised if you start feeling this is your new home.

Cnocnafeola Centre Hostel

Cnocnafeola Centre is one of the best hostels in County Down. This hostel lies in the peaceful surroundings of Atticall village in the heart of the Mourne Mountains. The hostel offers 28 beds with en-suite facilities. Laundry room and dining room are available. Secure bicycle and parking facilities are also provided. Conference facilities are available if needed. Guests are allowed to bring their own sleeping bags. Alternatively, bed linen and towels can be hired at the reception for a small fee. The guests of this hostel can look forward to horse riding, fishing, golf and mountain walking in the village of Atticall. A wide range of meals is offered by the restaurant at this hostel. In addition, the restaurant provides traditional entertainment by local musicians and dancers.

Kilfenora and Lahinch Hostels

A nice hostel in the Burren region located 12 miles from the Cliff of Moher is the Kilfenora Hostel. A common room, kitchen, laundry room, a conference room and free car parking are some of the facilities offered here. A maximum of 46 people can live here, with a choice of 10 person, 6 person and 4 person dorms. Private rooms can also be rented. Another fine hostel is Lahinch hostel. This hostel offers 55 clean and comfy beds in dorm and private rooms. You can make your stay more affordable with the well equipped kitchen facilities. Thereís space for plenty of people to sit in the kitchen. Other international hostellers can be met in the lounge provided with cable TV. As almost always, linen is inclusive in the price.