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Skellig Hostel & Lodge Hostel

Kerry, Ballinskelligs, Ireland

Overlooking Ballinskelligs Bay, the Skellig Hostel is friendly, clean, warm and cosy. Surrounded by magnificent scenery on the Skellig Ring, the hostel is the ideal place to stay when exploring this most beautiful, hidden part of Kerry, Ireland's south west coast. Walking, cycling, Skellig Rock,Fishing, Diving, Sea Sports. 2 Golf Courses 15 minute drive from Hostel Read more

93% Overall Rating 12 out of 12 customers would recommend this property based on 12 reviews

Atmosphere 93%

Cleanliness 97%

Facilities 95%

Location 88%

Safety 90%

Staff 97%

Value 95%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Children's Play Area"
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Linen Not Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Not Included"
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • WiFi

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 1.75USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Ballinskelligs?

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Overlooking Ballinskelligs Bay, the Skellig Hostel is friendly, clean, warm and cosy. Surrounded by magnificent scenery on the Skellig Ring, the hostel is the ideal place to stay when exploring this most beautiful, hidden part of Kerry, Ireland's south west coast. Walking, cycling, Skellig Rock,Fishing, Diving, Sea Sports. 2 Golf Courses 15 minute drive from Hostel Read more

Private Rooms

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

4 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

3 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About Skellig Hostel & Lodge

Welcome to the Skellig Hostel, located in Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, with spectacular views over Ballinskelligs Bay and the surrounding mountains. With warm, spacious, fresh and bright bedrooms and facilities, you will be pleasantly surprised by the private and public areas available. Facilities include: Lounge with TV, video and radio, public telephone, private garden and car park. Free Wifi.Individuals, groups, families, clubs, students, backpackers, in fact, we welcome everybody. WE can cater for Groups of up to 50 people special Group Rates available. Different policies & additional SUPPLEMENT apply for Groups.





Ballinskelligs is a Gaeltacht (where Irish is spoken) situated just off the Ring of Kerry road, between Caherciveen and Waterville, on the Iveragh Peninsula.





Just off the Skellig Ring, "A Secret Ring off The Ring of Kerry", the Hostel is the ideal place to stay when exploring this most beautiful, hidden part of Ireland's rugged coast.


Things to do locally:


Skellig Rock Boat Trips and Visits


Valentia Island Scenic Drive


Kerry Way walking routes


Cycling routes - Skellig Ring


Blue Flag Beaches


Horse Riding


Golf


Angling


Surfing


Diving


Cill Rialaig Famine Village


Skellig Heritage Centre


Derrynane House


Staigue Forts in Caherciveen & Caherdaniel

Reception hours: 14.00 PM to 18.00 PM

Accommodation Information

Information about facilities from September to Easter: LOW SEASON

We asked all guest to check in before 6.00 pm as at this time of year as our reception has limited hours (13.00 PM to 6.00 PM)


Ballinskelligs restaurant is closed for the season. You can have dinner in Caherciveen, Waterville or Portmagee until 9.00 PM

You can buy your food in Caherciveen or Waterville.


We have a fully equipped kitchen which is open 24 hours.

We do not provide breakfast but we provide tea, coffee, herbal tea, sugar (no milk), oil, vinegar and all spices

You can rent towels at E 1.00

Wifi is free IN COMMON AREA ONLY

Location Information

Skellig Hostel walking distance to the following places. Blue flag Beach, safe for swimming
Water Sports on beach daily weather permitting. Cafe & Tourist Information on beach. Cafe serves Tea's, Coffees, Cold Drinks, Light Breakfast. All home Baking. Food can be eaten in Cafe or in Garden of Cafe with lovely Sea & Mountain views. 2 Pubs/Restaurant serves Bar Food daily. Entertaintment nightly during Summer Season. Patio at front of Pub overlooking Beach. ATLANTIC GRILL Fast Food Takeaway next to Pub with good selection of Take Away food. (Specialising in fresh fish, open from 6 p.m. till late) Artist Retreat & Art gallery with Restaurant close by. Ballinskelligs Pier 7 minute walk from Hostel Boat Trips to Skellig Michael Depart Daily from Pier weather permitting.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.