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Glenmalure Hostel

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a great weekend staying the quaint Glenmalure Youth Hostel We highly recommend this place Everyone should visit as It’s good for the body & soul! The charm and positive energy that this place exudes is surpassed only by the warmth & positivity...More

Thank Gerard M
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Very luckily for us we went on a Monday. No space on the Sunday fully booked. And towards St Patrick’s day booking building up fast. As summer approaches will be absolutely full as a one of the most stunning halts for walkers on the Wicklow...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

From before we arrive Peggy was going above and beyond to make our stay one of the best experiences I've had when travelling with a group to date. The hostel was in great condition and plenty warm. Nothing nicer than arriving back to the hostel...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

The man we met at the hostel goes every weekend to help groups of visitors settle in, told us 'it's great! no-one can contact me the whole weekend!' If you need to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, this is the place...More

Thank Christy_Luv2
Response from Roy M, Head of Marketing at Glenmalure HostelResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Christy, Thank you for staying in Glenmalure Youth Hostel and for taking the time to review us. Our hostel is designed to allow young people to explore the beautiful Irish outdoors. It is also a place where young people can be sociable and interact...More

Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This hostel is a must for the adventurous traveler and hiker. It's a small old house, without running water or electricity, but the atmosphere and scenery are fantastic. In the living there's a fireplace and all the travelers get together and share stories. No distractions....More

Thank Saskia B
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US$44 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Wicklow
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Maire C
27 August 2015|
Response from Roy M | Property representative |
Hi Maire, The south facing rooms are actually the 10 bed male dorms but they do not get so much sun during the day because of the trees outside that run along the river. I would suggest the 6 bed female dorm in the main... More
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"Don't hesitate to ask for a bit privacy if you want it, we ended up having our own room."
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"all the rooms are lovely, again its fancy camping"
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"We found the cabin's warm and cosy."
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