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Reviewed 27 April 2014

This was my second stay at the Rainbow Hostel. And I will go back again. Bus Èireann bus stop just outside door. The hostel is warm and friendly, loved the fire place in the common room. Bedrooms/ dorms simple but very clean. Walls a bit...More

Thank Hausfrau R
Reviewed 25 April 2014

My partner and I had the good opportunity to stay with Carmen and her husband for two nights, we really enjoyed our stay, the hostel is really well kept, it´s lovely to have tea available always, the cooking facilities are great there is sufficient enough...More

1  Thank JulieFuer
Reviewed 8 April 2014

I really enjoyed my stay at the Rainbow Hostel. Carmel and Mattie have created a little gem. The hostel has a very comfortable common room heated with a wood burning stove, its floor paved with Liscannor stone. Had a nice en suite bedroom. Good kitchen....More

1  Thank Old Rambler
Reviewed 9 March 2014

Rainbow is a family you would like to have: very caring without being intrusive. They do care for their guests as well as for their village and environment. Matti takes you out on tours,gives you a slide-show of the surroundings and shows you the best...More

Thank Susanne1505
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Good hostel overall. Located right across from the bus stop, good self catering kitchen and cozy common area. The one downside was I couldn't connect to wifi the whole time I was there. Would stay here again!

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$ 42 - US$ 70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 42 - US$ 70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Away from road, but I still slept like a rock."
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"apart from a hostel, there´s also a b and b run by the same people in case you want calmer rooms"
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"Some rooms did not have good Wifi reception, but they are about to install a new system."
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"Dorms are cheap and comfy"
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