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Sive Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had an amazing stay at the Sive Hostel. Was incredibly clean, the beds were really comfy and cosy, the dorms were spacious, bathrooms nice and private, the location was great. I slept very well! Staff was nice too.

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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

This is the first time ive stayed in a hostel so was apprehensive. The room was as advertised compact but clean. What really blew us away was Mary. Mary looked after us, suggested places to see and made sure that we were well. She is very friendly and approachable for any of your needs. I would definitely stay again.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Me and my boyfriend only stayed here for a night on our road trip in Ireland. The hostel was ok, the private room was very small, couldn't even fully open the suitcase on the floor. The bathroom was ok, I had some trouble figuring out how the shower works. Cahersiveen is a really small town and we were there on...

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Thank Kaja K
Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night with 2 friends on our way around the wild Atlantic way. Due to bad timing on our part we realised we wouldn't Ben at the hostel till nearly 11! Panicking we rang the hostel and the lady said it wasn't a problem at all! Got there at 11 exhausted. Man greeted us at the door...

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Thank laurahazlett
Dublin
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Had THE best time. We were here for a family wedding and chose the Sive for six of us to stay. This was my first experience of a hostel and I found it to have the best features of hotel and b&b combined. The privacy and accessibility of a hotel and very personal service of a b&b. The rooms were...

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Thank murphbopsolo9
Edinburgh
Reviewed 2 July 2016

My wife and I took two nieces and a nephew away, aiming to go to Skellig Michael the following day (sadly the weather meant the boats were cancelled). We wanted somewhere cheap to stay where we could all share a room. I've never stayed in a hostel before, so have little to compare it to. We did have the advantage...

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Thank MikeJefferies
Uppsala, Sweden
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

The ladies working here are very welcoming, helping and friendly. In the morning you get a gorgeous breakfast (simple and fresh compared to many other hostels). Rooms, bathrooms and kitchen is very clean and got everything you need. If you want to stay in a cozy place but not pay loads of money (and if you don't mind sharing rooms)...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Nice place if you are travelling on a budget... we rent a private ensuite and it was clean and neat! They also provide towels. Cahersiveen is a very small village and there's not much to do, so we only spent here one night. But I would definitely recommend this hostel to young people visiting the Ring of Kerry!

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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The hostel was clean and it is well located to a small supermarket and to the pubs in the city. To the barracks you just need 2 minutes. The bus station is also just 1 minute away, you just need to cross the street and you get connected to the next big cities like Killarney or Glenbeigh! The staff was...

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Thank Frederik G
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Stayed here during my cycle around the Ring of Kerry. Great service. Staff were very friendly. Rooms were perfect.Located in the centre of Cahersiveen, easy to find and perfect for pottering down the town. Highly recommend

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the unforgettable friendliness of Sive hostel on the famous ring of Kerry, near the Kerry way. Whether you are exploring the rugged south coast, or visiting the many ancient and early Christian monuments in the area, we will make your stay with us one to remember. We have private/family rooms and dormitories with all modern conveniences. We are located in the picturesque town of Cahersiveen on the southwest coast of Ireland. With beautiful scenery and wonderfully friendly local people the town is an attraction in itself, add onto that its convenience to the vast wealth of amenities, places of interest and magnificent unspoilt countryside that Kerry has to offer. Located on the east end of the town, Sive hostel is just a short walk from shops, petrol station, restaurants, church, post office, bureau de change, bank machine, taxi service and pubs with live music. Also in the locality are a tourist information office, local heritage centre and a regular bus service to and from Killarney train station. In our hostel we have many facilities for you to use, a warm and welcoming atmosphere and scenic views of the sea and hills. We will arrange on request boat trips to the Skellig islands, which are famous for their 5th-century monastic settlement and extensive wildlife sanctuary. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sive Hostel

Address: 15 Newmarket Street, Cahersiveen, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Cahersiveen
Price Range: ₹ 2,650 - ₹ 5,170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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