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The Burren Hostel (Sleepzone) Hostel

Lisdoonvarna, The Burren, Cliffs of Moher, Ireland

Part of Galway's award-winning Sleepzone hostel group; a great base for visiting The Cliffs of Moher, exploring The Burren or listening to traditional music in nearby pubs. 100 metres from The Roadside Tavern: Great traditional music weekends The Wild Honey Inn: The best pub food west of the Shannon - run by award-winning chef Aidan McGrath and his family. The Burren Smokehouse: One of Ireland's leading gourmet food producers with award-winning organic smoked salmon. Read more

90% Overall Rating 35 out of 42 customers would recommend this property based on 42 reviews

Atmosphere 91%

Cleanliness 83%

Facilities 83%

Location 90%

Safety 90%

Staff 98%

Value 90%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Policies

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

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Cliffs of Moher?

Contact us directly

Part of Galway's award-winning Sleepzone hostel group; a great base for visiting The Cliffs of Moher, exploring The Burren or listening to traditional music in nearby pubs. 100 metres from The Roadside Tavern: Great traditional music weekends The Wild Honey Inn: The best pub food west of the Shannon - run by award-winning chef Aidan McGrath and his family. The Burren Smokehouse: One of Ireland's leading gourmet food producers with award-winning organic smoked salmon. Read more

Shared Rooms

10 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

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10 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

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10 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

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Bathroom

Private Bathroom

4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

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Private Bathroom

4 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 4

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Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

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6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

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6 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

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6 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

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7 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 7

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7 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 7

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7 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 7

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8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

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Private Bathroom

8 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

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Private Bathroom

8 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

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5 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 5

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Bathroom

Private Bathroom

5 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 5

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Private Bathroom

5 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 5

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

9 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 9

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Private Bathroom

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5 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 5

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Private Room

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4 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 4

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Private Room

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6 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 6

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Private Room

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7 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 7

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Single Private Ensuite

Sleeps 1

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3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

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Double Bed Private Ensuite

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Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

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Twin Private Ensuite

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Private Room

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Private Bathroom

4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

5 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 5

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 6

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

7 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 7

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

8 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 8

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

10 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 10

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

About The Burren Hostel (Sleepzone)

The Burren Hostel is situated in the spa town of Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare from where it boasts close proximity to some of Ireland's most famous areas of natural beauty, including the world-renowned Cliffs of Moher, towering 200 metres above the ocean, and The Burren region – 400 square miles of unique limestone terrain.

In the evenings, traditional music is played several nights a week in the Roadside Inn, just 100 metres away - and nightly in Doolin which is just a 10-minute drive.

The Burren Hostel is part of Ireland's award-winning Sleepzone Hostel Group; Sleepzone Galway City which opened in April 2001 in the heart of Galway City, and The Connemara Hostel which opened in March 2005.
eception hours are generally:
From 9.00am to 12.00 noon.
From 6.00pm to 10.00pm

If you will arrive outside of the above times please ring the hostel in advance.

Accommodation Information

This fantastic accommodation, in its own beautifully landscaped grounds was previously a 3 star Hotel

- Free internet and Wi-Fi
- Well-equipped self-catering kitchen and spacious dining area.
- Beautifully landscaped gardens
- Self-service laundry facilities
- Free private parking
- Conference facilities and lots of space for private groups.

Please note that we do not provide breakfast in the hostel although we do provide complimentary tea & coffee.

(Please note: There are no ATMs in the town of Lisdoonvarna and not all pubs/restaurants accept credit cards.

The nearest ATMs can be found in Ennistymon, 10km (kilometres) from Sleepzone and in The Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre)

Reception hours are generally:
From 9.00am to 12.00 noon.
From 6.00pm to 10.00pm

If you will arrive outside of the above times please ring the hostel in advance..

Location Information

The town of Lisdoonvarna is an ideal base from which to explore sites of historical and geographical interest, such as dolmens, stone forts, medieval castles and award-winning parks where history comes to life.

The Aran Islands are just a short boat-trip away - passing the foot of the Cliffs of Moher.

Nearby Sites of Interest:

We are only 10-15 minutes from some of the leading sites of interest in The Burren area including: The Poulnabrone Dolmen, The Doolin and Ailwee Caves, Caherconnell Stone Fort. You can also take a boat-trip to the Aran Islands from nearby Doolin.

Take in a trip to the world –class Burren Perfumery near Carron.

The Great Outdoors:

Only 10-15 minutes max drive (you can walk too!) from the famous surfing beaches of Lahinch and Fanore. There’s nothing like walking on Fanore beach at low tide on a summer’s evening.

We have detailed maps and routes for many of the best walks in the area including Caher Valley Looped Walks and can link you with some of the area’s leading walking guides including Tony Kirby, Shane Connolly , Mary Howard , John Connolly.

Food and Drink:

Throughout The Burren there are great developments in locally sourced quality Irish foods. We also recommend The Tea Rooms in Ballyvaughan, the Farmer’s Markets in Kinvara (Fridays) and Ballyvaughan (Saturdays).

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.