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The Burren Hostel

Doolin Rd, Lisdoonvarna, Ireland
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09/07/2017 10/07/2017
1 room
  • 1 room
    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
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        Traveller (16)
        Dining (14)
        Room & Suite (9)
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        Overview
        • Excellent46%
        • Very good35%
        • Average11%
        • Poor5%
        • Terrible3%
        Travellers talk about
        Free Parking
        Kitchenette
        Wheelchair Access
        Breakfast included
        Pool
        Restaurant
        Room Service
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        Aille River Hostel
        288 reviews
        #2 of 17 Speciality lodging in Doolin
         
        Doolin Hostel
        362 reviews
        #1 of 17 Speciality lodging in Doolin
         
        Sheedy's Country House Hotel
        303 reviews
        #1 of 7 hotels in Lisdoonvarna
         
        Elements Guest House
        52 reviews
        #2 of 16 B&Bs / Inns in Lisdoonvarna
         
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        Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

        Would not recommend this hostel to anyone, reception staff were French and could hardly speak English, room was dirty as we're the toilet and shower cubicle. We also have an ongoing dispute over an unauthorised payment taken from our credit card, staff not very pleasant...More

        1  Thank Alan T
        Reviewed 25 June 2016

        The hostel actually looks quite nice, it used to be a hotel. However the condition of the rooms are pretty bad. Like holes in doors and showers working poorly, not very clean either. Staff is nice though. Want a private room? Then this place is...More

        Thank Inge P
        Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

        The hostel looks lovely from outside. The rooms are of good size. Each multiple-bed room has its own bathroom. Bathrooms were quite old and showers not in best condition (the way they looked). Nice breakfast room and TV room with fire place. You have to...More

        1  Thank Benjamin R
        Reviewed 16 June 2016

        This is a nice place for a warm bed. The man at the front desk was really friendly. My only issue was we didn't have that warm of water for showers. The breakfast was really good and the kitchen was clean so this place definitely...More

        Thank Amena317
        Reviewed 4 June 2016

        Pros: Great staff. Helpful and friendly. Nice common areas pretty location. Within walking distance to town. Cons: Rooms not the cleanest. "Breakfast" was minimal (rice crispies+white bread). Would have been nice to have screens on the windows to let in fresh air w/out all the...More

        1  Thank sjmegy
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        Doolin Hostel
        362 reviews
        #1 of 17 Speciality lodging in Doolin
         
        Sheedy's Country House Hotel
        303 reviews
        #1 of 7 hotels in Lisdoonvarna
         
        Elements Guest House
        52 reviews
        #2 of 16 B&Bs / Inns in Lisdoonvarna
         
        About
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        • Top amenities
        • Free Parking
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Free Parking
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        • Price range
        • US$36 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Room types
        • Kitchenette
        • Number of rooms
        • 22
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        • Location
        • Ireland >
        • Province of Munster >
        • County Clare >
        • The Burren >
        • Lisdoonvarna
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        Traveller (16)
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        Room & Suite (9)
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        Bathroom (1)
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        jakeyjakerson
        Do the beds have there own outlet or light?
        10 July 2016|
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        Response from SleepzoneManager | Property representative |
        Hi Jake, Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately, the Burren hostel does not have individual sockets and lights for each bunk. Kind regards Nicole
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        "Ask for a spare blanket as some rooms are colder than others"
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        "big kitchen"
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        "All seem fine"
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        "We had a 2 bed room... with bathroom to ourselves..."
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