We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Finn McCool's Giants Causeway Hostel

View Deal
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
Finn McCool\\
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Add Photo Write a Review

145 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 108: English reviews
Start your review of Finn McCool's Giants Causeway Hostel
 Click to rate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed only one night but it was good. We had a 4 bed room, tinny but cozy. The place has no keys but a code system for the rooms which is good as you don't have to worry for finding the keys. There were 3 more rooms in our floor and we all shared 2 bathrooms (but I never...

1Thank Gabriela P
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You'll feel like at home with the hot breakfast and the staff attention. If you're going to the Causeway (that is really close) but you want to tray something different far from the tourists ask the receptionist for the nice walk to the Causeway across the old train railway! Prepare yourself for a relaxed stay :)

Thank Diana R
Kaikoura, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed two nights in this hostel and it was the best price in the area and only a short walk to the giants causeway. I stayed in a 4 bed dorm. The beds were comfortable although there is not a lot of space for the luggage of 4 people. The hostel is a house thats been renovated into a...

Thank Porter Z
County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was not as described on-line. It was just between the laundry and the kitchen. There were dirty linen on the floor and due to a bad or no ventilation smoke form the kitchen was everywhere. There were two bunk beds of which the lower beds where on the floor. No lockers, no wardrobe, not even hangers (there was...

Thank Leo C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here recently and I must say I was very disappointed. I booked a private room which was on the ground floor . The bed was fine but there was a broken armchair in the room. The curtain looking out onto the bikes/carpark was held up by string and didn't cover the window properly. The bin in my room...

Thank Jenlen87
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This hostel location is superb as it is within walking distance to Giant's Causeway. Staffs weren't that friendly except one guy (he sounds from Latin country) who is friendly and offer to help with our bags (but we decline it nicely as we can lift it ourself). But he is the only one who smile at the reception area. Room...

Thank LizzaHademi
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I came to the area without a car and needed to stay somewhere nearby to the Giant's Causeway. Finn McCools Hostel was the perfect place! It's a 3-minute walk from the Causeway visitor center, and a fraction of the price of the Causeway Hotel. It's not a luxury hotel, but it's comfortable and functional. You can buy drinks and frozen...

Thank miagoesawol
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent tour of the Giants Causeway and Game of Thrones, saw all the sights with great information. The guide Aoibheann was fantastic informative, friendly and gave a great tour for all, could not hope for a better guide for the day. Danny the driver was also fabulous. Would definitely recommend this tour if you want to see a great part...

1Thank emelizabeth23
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for one night on a road trip around Northern Ireland and found this hostel perfectly lovely. The staff were friendly, rooms were clean, and the free breakfast was cooked to order and tasty. Plus, you cannot beat the location--walking distance to the Giant's Causeway! I felt safe and comfortable during my stay and would...

1Thank lizarae55
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Reviewed 4 November 2016

What a beautiful area, fascinating story. Mini buses will help you to reach the site. Can be done walking since it starts downhill...be aware of the return. Climbing request steady footing but the view from the path are worth it.

Thank Anci M

68 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (68)
Room/Suite (6)
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Dining (5)
View from Room (3)
Family/Play Areas (6)
Other (41)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Bushmills hotels
0.2 km away
Causeway Hotel
Causeway Hotel
#3 of 3 in Bushmills
723 reviews
2.8 km away
The Bushmills Inn Hotel
The Bushmills Inn Hotel
#1 of 3 in Bushmills
1,718 reviews
2.6 km away
Bayview Hotel
Bayview Hotel
#1 of 1 in Portballintrae
646 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.5 km away
Carnside Guest House
Carnside Guest House
#10 of 27 in Bushmills
111 reviews
2.9 km away
Bushmills Hostel
Bushmills Hostel
#9 of 11 in Bushmills
40 reviews
3.2 km away
PortCaman House
PortCaman House
#13 of 27 in Bushmills
84 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located 300 meters from the Giants Causeway visitor centre. 2 Miles Outside the small town of Bushmills A boutique hostel with character, perfectly located for hiking and enjoying Giant's Causeway and the surrounding natural beauty. The hostel is located about 400m from the Causeway itself, with stunning coastal views. Like our sister hostel, Lagan Backpackers in Belfast, we serve a great FREE hot breakfast (English breakfast: bacon and scrambled eggs, sausage, beans also with other options such as porridge etc). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Finn McCool's Giants Causeway Hostel

Address: 32 Causeway Road, Bushmills BT57 8SU, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Bushmills
Price Range: €33 - €69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Finn McCool's Giants Causeway Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotwire, Orbitz, Booking.com, Priceline, Cheap Tickets, HostelWorld and Hotels.com so you can book your Finn McCool's Giants Causeway Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Finn McCool's Giants Causeway Hostel Bushmills, Northern Ireland
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Finn McCool's Giants Causeway Hostel staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Finn McCool's Giants Causeway Hostel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Better go to Mill Rest Youth Hostel in Bushmills”
  • that's the front desk just in front of our room
  • The blinds in our room
  • Our room
  • The ceiling
116leoc, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“not sure how to give a tip on the room as i'm pretty sure all rooms as cramp as our room.”
LizzaHademi, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“find a different place”
20franw, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room 1 is a great one =)”
mayorarnaud, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are the same”
46elane, 10 Sep 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
US$44* /night
View Deal
View all 8 deals
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates