Killarney International Hostel
AddressAghadoe House, Ring of Kerry Road, Fossa KillarneySee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
The Headley barons’ former residence, built in the 18th century and set in 75 acres of woodland, is regal quarters for a 170-bed hostel. Signposted off the N72, 5km west of central Killarney, this An Óige member offers a full breakfast (€7), laundry room and a free bus to/from town (June to September).
Our independent authors have visited Killarney International Hostel and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Killarney to Dingle Town via Castlemaine.
Description provided by property
An 18th-century mansion set on 75 acres of gardens and forest, a 5-minute drive from Killarney National Park, Killarney International Hostel has free Wi-Fi in the public areas and self-catering facilities.
The bedrooms come with a wardrobe or closet. They all share bathroom facilities.
There is a large self-catering kitchen for all guests and vending machines with drinks and snacks. Meals are available for groups of 10 or more with advance booking.
Killarney town is lively with many restaurants, pubs and bike rental shops. The train station is 3 miles from the hostel and Kerry Airport is 8 miles away. There is free parking at the property.
Children under the age of 16 cannot stay in shared dorms with other guests, they need to stay in private rooms along with an adult accompanying them.
Services & facilities
- Designated smoking area
- Non-smoking throughout
- Family rooms
- Tour desk
- Bicycle rental
- Vending machine (snacks)
- Vending machine (drinks)
- Snack bar
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
- Free parking
Interesting places nearby
Killarney High Ropes
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Killarney Golf & Fishing Club
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