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Black Valley Hostel

Hostel | County Kerry, Killarney, Ireland n/a

86.8% Overall Rating

16 out of 18 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (27/06/2015)

pat mcintyre thinks…

"Ideal location for climbing Carrantuohill, Irelands Highest mountain, which 10 of us did for the charity M.N.D ."

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  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Washing machines
  • BBQ area
  • Communal kitchen
  • Onsite shop(s)

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 1.06

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Important Information

Please note: Check in: 17.00 - 21.00 (Please notify the hostel directly if arriving late) Check Out: 10.00 Hostel Closed between 10.00-17.00. Opening Times: 5pm – 12am Please note you need to ring the hostel directly for cancellations less than 5 days before arrival. When you stay with us we wish for ALL our guests to enjoy their stay in a safe and secure environment. *Children under the age of 16 years cannot be in the dormitory rooms. Families must choose private rooms for sole use if children are under 16 years - please contact the hostel if unsure. Rules and Regulations - +Smoking is not permitted anywhere within the hostel +Tampering with fire equipment is a criminal offence with fines of ?3000 or more. For a more detailed list of our rules and regulations please see reception on check in Credit cards are not accepted on arrival for payment – Cash on arrival only

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 17:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Killarney?

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The fantastic 40 bed Kerry hostel is located 8 miles from the small Beaufort town and perfectly situated for many off the beaten track activities. This corner of Ireland is truly breathtaking. Read more

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About Black Valley Hostel

It is located on the Kerry Way and the Macgillycuddy Reeks and Carrauntoohill are both accessible from the hostel. The Macgillycuddy Reeks are the highest mountains in Ireland.

This 40 bedded hostel is a modern hostel with a TV room and self-catering kitchen. A shop is located on the back of the hostel where you can buy your supplies. Family rooms are also available and the manager can give you information on walking routes in the area.

Its stunning location makes this hostel ideal for any visitors looking to discover the natural beauty of Ireland. Horse riding is available at the nearby Gap of Dunloe and boating in the Upper Lakes of Killarney.

"I have been going here for 40 years and still haven't found anywhere as nice. Great people, beautiful place." M.Keogh, April 2006

The hostel does not take long term stays maximum stay is for 7 nights.

Accommodation Information

The GPS coordinates are as follows for the Black Valley Hostel: Decimal: Latitude 51.986614 Longitude -9.652444. The hostel is located right beside the church. The hostel is situated in a relatively untouched and remote area of Kerry.

Location Information

The hostel is located 8 miles from the small Beaufort town and perfectly located for many off the beaten track activities..