-We cater for individual explorers, outdoor adventurers, couples, families, groups with separate accommodation available as well as group meals upon request. We DO NOT CATER FOR STAGS, HENS or SIMILAR PARTIES.
-Groups of 10 or more need prior approval from hostel and special conditions may apply.
-Reception is open from 8am to 8.30pm, later arrivals are subject to late check in fee.
Taken over by Anthony and Deirdre Moloney in 2012 we are continually renovating the hostels two buildings adding more comfort and services for our guests to relax and enjoy. We try to work in an environmentally conscious way and make every effort to make improvements that minimize our impact on our beautiful local environment.
The hostel have a variety of rooms from 6 bed dorms, doubles to family rooms suitable for 2 adults + 2-4 kids. There is full self catering facilities, Stove fires, Laundry, Outdoor wash area for activity equipment, Cafe (April -Oct)specializing in home baking, local produce and Irish craft beers
Doolin hostel is the idea place to stay to explore Doolin and surrounding area with indepth local knowledge at hand to guide you to all the local attractions, hiking trails, biking routes etc. Doolin is the home of Traditional Irish Music, with music nightly, With the famous Micho Russell Weekend the last week in February, Folk Festival in June + other special music weekends
Outdoor enthuasists Doolin is the ideal place for hillwalking (Burren Way, Cliffs of Moher trail), Surfing (Crab Island, Lahinch, Fanore, Aileen(Experts only)), Cycling (Bike storage available), Kayaking, Horse riding. SCUBA, Caving, Cave Diving (green holes of Doolin), Kyte Surfing, Bouldering, Rent a bike (50 meters)
For those interested in History Doolin and its surround area is steeped in it from Methalic tombs (5000 years old), Castles, Ring Forts, Church Ruins etc. Doolin Heritage Trails, Monuments, Magical wells etc.
The Burrens stark beauty and fauna is something to behold with flowers from the Alps and the Artic sitting side by side. Starting in Doolin and working its way north a quick walk to Doolin Pier and you are in the middle of this Lunar landscape.