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Skellig Hostel

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Traveller (38)
Pool & Beach (8)
Room & Suite (5)
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes”(5 reviews)
“the kitchen”(11 reviews)
“the owner”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$53 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Ballinskelligs
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Traveller (38)
Pool & Beach (8)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (2)
Reviews (69)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time staying in a Hostel. I was pleasantly surprised. Owner was very nice, welcoming and accommodating. When I asked if there was a nearby laundry facility, she very kindly offered to do it for us and had it done by that...More

Thank nicolerN9165RI
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Family and i stayed here recently for a couple of days, hostel very clean people just go about there own way. just the place to stay and explore all the sights of the West, freda very nice host, Would recommend.

Thank noel d
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We had a really good time here. The staff was very friendly!! The rooms and the bathroom are very clean and nice. There is no breakfast but a well equiped kitchen where you can cook very comfortable. I can recommend this place!

Thank Judy2802
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Freya was very welcoming and nothing was a problem (we had to change our booking). Our room was spotless. Views were stunning. Very child friendly. We’ll definitely be back! It’s walking distance to the beach and lovely walks nearby.

Thank sinead m
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Love this Hostel. Freda, the owner, is one of the nicest, most approachable people you are ever likely to meet. The hostel itself is extremely well presented and maintained. It's also in an excellent location to explore this whole fascinating area of Co. Kerry. Very...More

1  Thank sean s
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"Best view is room 12!"
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"We had a family room with a shared bathroom which worked perfectly for our family."
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