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Doolin Hostel

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is the first hostel I've stayed in since the 1970s! Gosh they've come a long way. Our double (superior) ensuite room was great - clean, modern, comfortable and private. It was an amazingly busy place with lots of coming and going but the staff were always there to give you their time and help. (We got very wet one...

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Kerry
Reviewed 15 September 2016

have stopped in here a few times this week, and the young lad in the cafe knew what we wanted when we went in today!! Great place to escape the hustle and bustle of Lisdoonvarna! Very friendly staff, spotlessly clean, lovely food and a great atmosphere.Lovely stove lighting, its like home from home! Keep up the good work, we will...

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

the room was cosy(though not very big but that was fine) and it was great value for money.staff were friendly and beds were comfy. i would definitely stay there again. Nicest hostel i have ever stayed in. Also we were not rushed out of the hostel the next morning so pretty much had a late check out which was great...

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Irvine, California
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Stayed 1 night in August 2016. Very welcoming staff. The room was very clean, bedding comfy, and the bathroom was clean and roomy. Walls a bit thin, hearing the next room families' conversations while lying on bed, though did not keep me up. Facility is well maintained. WIFI service is very slow and limited to sitting room area. Has excellent...

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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Stayed for 3 nights in a family room( room# 2), which consisted of 1 x double bed, 2 x single beds and en-suite. Great welcome from Anthony and his team, who guided us around the hostel explaining the finer details. Breakfast is included and is plentiful, with local breads, cereals and various drinks on offer. Full kitchen facilities are available...

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Doolin hostel is very centrally located right in the heart of doolin, near the cliff walks & 2km from the pier. It's a super location. The family rooms at €160 are over priced, and there is no hot breakfast, your basically paying hotel prices for a basic hostel. The continental breakfast had no fruit at all, just bread & scones....

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Coatbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Myself along with around 40 musicians young and old travelled over to County Clare to compete at the All Ireland Fleadh in Ennis. Anthony and his team at Doolin Hostel made our stay very enjoyable and went out their way to help with a variety of queries. Our stay also included a lovely continental breakfast each morning before we headed...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I was in Doolin and stopped here for coffee after a long walk. We had coffee carrot cake and a scone. Sitting outside in the sun the coffee was georgous but the carrot cake and its cream and sauce was divine. Well done you do a great job John Ps going back again tiday

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Doolin Hostel is right in the heart of Doolin with shops and pubs and music every night! Lovely clean rooms, great staff and very good value. Highly recommend this lovely hostel for couples, families or individual travellers. A modern place to stay in an ancient village setting near to the ferry to the Cliffs of Moher or the Aran Islands

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

As soon as we arrived we were greeted with the warmest welcome! The staff is helpful, kind and warm! The rooms were clean and well equipped and the hostel was perfectly located! The breakfast was simple but it was perfect for what we wanted! The pizza is the best pizza I have ever had without a doubt! I would definitely...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Winner of Irish Travel and Tourism Responsible Accommodation of the Year, Lonely Planet "Top Choice" recommended. Located in the Heart of Doolin, overlooking the Village and out to Sea. At the start of the Cliffs of Moher Coastal Trail, 100m to O'Connor's Irish Music Pub, Located at the Bus Stop and a 15 minute walk to Doolin Pier. ------------------Free WIFI, Free Continental Breakfast, Free Internet Access, Free Parking. Dorms, Standard and Superior Rooms with King beds available. ----------------We cater for individual explorers, families and outdoor adventurers. We do not accept Stags, Hens or similiar parties. ---------------Cafe en-site (open April to October) serving home baked goods,local produce and Irish Craft Beers and great Coffee. ----------------Other services include Bus Eireann Ticket office, Tourist Information, Bureau de Change and full Self Catering facilities including outdoor area to wash activity ware. ----------------We look forward to welcoming you to our home. Anthony and Deirdre Moloney ... more   less 

Additional Information about Doolin Hostel

Address: 1 Fisher Street, Doolin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Doolin
Price Range: ₹ 2,542 - ₹ 9,393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“We chose en -suitefor the two of us, loads of room and lovely shower.”
 of 5 bubbles 133pollyj, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on the top floor at one end. Nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles anita201607, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“book ahead if traveling during high season”
 of 5 bubbles chrisyh, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Family rooms are hotel standard dorms are high standard”
 of 5 bubbles burrennatures, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Take the bus to the Cliffs of Moher and then at sunset, walk back to Doolin along the Coastal Walk. Best memory of my whole trip.”
  • Excellent outlets at each bed! Especially loved the USB sockets - I didn't even need to use adap
  • one of two ensuite bathrooms used by the 12-bed dorm
  • 12-bed dorm
 of 5 bubbles sixweekssolo2016, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
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