Portrush Holiday Hostel

Top choice hostel in Portrush
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Just a few minutes' walk from both beach and harbour, this popular hostel is set in a Victorian terrace house, and feels cosy rather than cramped. Rooms and dorms are brightly decorated and there's a large kitchen and comfortable lounge. Staff are friendly and helpful, and facilities include a washing machine and barbecue area. Check-in is from 3pm to 9pm.

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Quick description

Situated in central Portrush, the small, family-run Portrush Holiday Hostel features free high-speed Wi-Fi throughout the building. It also offers a comfy lounge with a real coal fire, a self-catering kitchen, and a range of guest rooms which all boast en-suite facilities. In the mornings, guests can enjoy a complimentary self-serve continental breakfast including a selection of muesli, breads, jams, and cereals. tea and coffee is available throughout the day. Portrush Holiday Hostel is a 2-minute walk from the picturesque harbour, where you can find award-winning restaurants and popular bars to visit. It is just a short walk to the East Strand and West Strand beaches. On-street parking is available outside the building, and there is 24-hour CCTV.

Important information

Please inform Portrush Holiday Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Please note that cots cannot be accommodated in dormitory rooms or private double rooms. The only rooms that cot can be accommodated is the family rooms. All children under 2 years old stay free of charge in a crib. Please contact the hostel prior to arrival to arrange a crib in the room. With prior request, early check-in or late check-out may be possible. Please note that this is subject to availability. Guests arriving outside of the usual check-in times must contact the property with estimated time of arrival in advance. If staying more than one night and guest requires to reduce number of nights requested then 48 hours notice must be given on non required nights or booking must be paid in full. No-show: in case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged. Please note that hen, stag, and similar party bookings are not permitted. Groups of 6 or more guests must confirm group reservation conditions before booking. Unsupervised guests under 17 years or younger cannot be accommodated due to the child protection license. Photo ID is required to be presented upon check in for all guests. Guests must remain respectful of other guests during their stay. Please note that children are not allowed in the dormitories and you may be refused entry.Children can only be accommodated in the family rooms. Maximum age for children accommodated in Family rooms is 16 years.


  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Free parking
  • Cashless payment available
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Shared kitchen
  • Library
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Sun terrace
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • Internet services
  • Lockers
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • First aid kit available
  • Terrace
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
  • Family rooms
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Wifi
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Hiking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Parking
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
  • Shared lounge/tv area
  • Cctv in common areas
  • Books, dvds, music for children
  • Cctv outside property


  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Non-smoking throughout


  • Free WiFi available


  • Luggage storage