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Old Mill Holiday Hostel

Hostelworld.comUS$ 41*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 May 2014

Stayed here with a friend, the beds are comfortable, showers clean and fine. Only thing is hat there is not a lot of daylight in the rooms, good large kitchen and the centre of Westport is just around the corner.

Thank harm040
Reviewed 21 May 2014

Arrived very late in the evening but staff really accomodating, lovely clean room. Travelled with friends - suited perfectly. only downside limited parking. But everything else was what you'd expect from an excellent hostel

1Thank Evelyn O
Reviewed 14 September 2013

I have recently returned from spending a thoroughly enjoyable weekend in Westport with two of my friends. We stayed in the Old Mill Holiday Hostel following recommendations from several of my other friends. We were not disappointed. The staff were exceptionally helpful and went above and beyond the call of duty to help us in any way they could. The...

3Thank Grainne B
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 16 August 2013

Management searched our room without permission while we had left the hostel. We had had a couple bottles of wine and spirits in our luggage which they found and took from the room. We were asked to leave the next morning on the basis that we had "illicit substances". Just to be clear we're talking about a couple bottles of...

15Thank MargC423
Old M, Manager at Old Mill Holiday Hostel, responded to this review

I will address this review in the following way: 01: On arrival this group agreed to the hostel rules which are clear and easy to understand - no food or drink in the dorms - food & drink is permitted in the kitchen only 02. After complaints from other guests about this groups first night behaviour, the manager repeated the...

Miami, Florida, United States
Reviewed 5 August 2013

I had a very pleasant stay at the Old Mill Holiday Hostel. The kitchen was very new and tidy. The bathroom and dormitory was kept clean. The staff were very friendly and helpful in recommending places to go at night, as well as daytime activities. Climbing the Reek is an absolute must! After long days exploring Westport and the surrounding...

2Thank Lily M
Old M, Manager at Old Mill Holiday Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review...we try our best to make every guests experience a good one and we will keep trying...hope to see you again sometime!

Kenmare, Ireland
Reviewed 5 June 2013

we booked a twin room, it was one of two rooms across the courtyard from the main building. it was small but clean. a radio and a little table or shelf for stuff would have been nice.there was a toilet next to it, but no hot water.the shower was good but it was across the yard. there is a cinema...

2Thank Siobhan O
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Just back from a mini break in westport. We stayed at the old mill - I was a bit apprehensive as some reviews are mixed and hostels can make me nervous !!. No need - I like the anti bad behaviour deposit etc as it ensures that manners are put on people. Homemade bread is a lovely touch as is...

3Thank DublinShivers
Reviewed 7 May 2013 via mobile

I have been a regular visitor to Westport for activities and have stayed in numerous places (hotels & B&B's). But the Old Mill is the one I keep going back to. There is place for my bike,I can come and go as I please,cook a meal or make a snack, anytime. Some great pubs all 10 mins walk.( McGings on...

1Thank medooalot
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 27 April 2013

very central, nice staff working there: Liam cooks a delicious bread for breakfast and put nice typical irish music and tony gives great advices for alternative restaurants. The interior are also well groomed

2Thank 4Anna4
Reviewed 9 October 2012

From reading the reviews below I have no option but to agree with some of the comments below. It seems that groups are targeted upon by management of this hostel. Our group had the misfortune of dealing with a manager called Eoin. Similar to the comments below he tried to withhold our €50 deposit for "noise making, etc ect" and...

10Thank Beirno
Old M, Manager at Old Mill Holiday Hostel, responded to this review

We do not discriminate against any nationality, race or creed as described by this reviewer. This review is untruthful and factually inaccurate. For groups of 3 people or more we take certain precautions which we feel are necessary to mitigate against disruptive behaviour. We ask for a €50 behaviour deposit per person. In most cases this money is fully returned...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old Mill Holiday Hostel is a budget hostel situated in a quiet courtyard in the centre of Westport, Ireland's tidiest town. Westport provides an excellent place for those interested in climbing Croagh Patrick, Ireland's holy mountain associated with St.Patrick who by legend banished the snakes from Ireland at this place. If you enjoy good music and are interested in the Westport Arts festival you will have a good stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Mill Holiday Hostel

Address: Barracks Yard The Old Mill Holiday Hostel James Street, Westport, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Mayo > Westport
Price Range: ₹ 1,745 - ₹ 8,918 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Old Mill Holiday Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“There are no ensuite rooms!”
A-Reel, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask not to be located next to a group of rowdy inconsiderate men!”
apples1964, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The rooms at the end of the hall are quieter.”
AKLynne, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Men's toilets are on one floor, women's on another”
intimetotravel, 27 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Stay in Abbeywood House just up the road. I couldn't have a bad word to say about them!”
162jennyn, 29 Dec 2014 | Read review
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