Home to the world's greatest Hostels

30,000 properties, 180 countries Over 3.5 million guest reviews 21 million bookings

Doolin Hostel

Fisherstreet, Clare, Doolin, Ireland


  • 98%Value For Money
  • 94%Security
  • 98%Location
  • 95%Staff
  • 95%Atmosphere
  • 98%Cleanliness
  • 95%Facilities

Property Information:

The 1st hostel to Achieve Gold with Green Hospitality Awards and we are Gold Level with Tripadvisors Green Leader Programme.

FREE Breakfast
FREE Internet Access (printing available at reception)
FREE WIFI in all rooms
Free 24 hour hot Showers
Full Self Catering Kitchen and Laundry,
Stove Fires in Living rooms
Cafe (April to October) specializing in Great Coffee, Home Baking, Local Produce and Irish Craft Beers, Bus Eireann Ticket office and Bus Stop
Tourist Information en-site.

At the Start of the Cliffs of Moher Coastal Trail, 100m to O'Connors Pub (Famous for Irish Music). Nearest hostel to Doolin Pier for Ferries to Aran Islands and Cliffs of Moher Cruises. Explore the Burren , Doolin Cave, go Rock Climbing, Surfing, Cycling, Sea Kayaking and much much more
We cater for individual explorers, outdoor adventurers, couples, families, groups with separate accommodation available as well as group meals upon request.
Groups of 10 or more need prior approval from hostel and special conditions may apply.
Reception is open from 8am to 8.30pm, later arrivals are subject to late check in fee.
Taken over by Anthony and Deirdre Moloney in 2012 we are continually renovating the hostels two buildings adding more comfort and services for our guests to relax and enjoy. We try to work in an environmentally conscious way and make every effort to make improvements that minimize our impact on our beautiful local environment.
The hostel have a variety of rooms from 6 bed dorms, single doubles to family rooms suitable for 2 adults + 2-4 kids. All private rooms are ensuite and superior rooms are larger plus a king bed. Single, twin, triple and quads may have a combination of bunks and single beds. Family rooms have one double bed + single and bunk beds.
Doolin hostel is the idea place to stay to explore Doolin and surrounding area with in depth local knowledge at hand to guide you to all the local attractions, hiking trails, biking routes etc. Doolin is the home of Traditional Irish Music, with music nightly, With the famous Micho Russell Weekend the last week in February, Folk Festival in June + other special music weekends
Outdoor enthusiasts Doolin is the ideal place for hillwalking (Burren Way, Cliffs of Moher trail), Surfing (Crab Island, Lahinch, Fanore, Aileen(Experts only)), Cycling (Bike storage available), Kayaking, Horse riding. SCUBA, Caving, Cave Diving (green holes of Doolin), Kyte Surfing, Bouldering, Rent a bike (50 meters)
For those interested in History Doolin and its surround area is steeped in it from Methalic tombs (5000 years old), Castles, Ring Forts, Church Ruins etc. Doolin Heritage Trails, Monuments, Magical wells etc.
The Burrens stark beauty and fauna is something to behold with flowers from the Alps and the Artic sitting side by side. Starting in Doolin and working its way north a quick walk to Doolin Pier and you are in the middle of this Lunar landscape.

Search for availability

  • Latest Review

    The hostel was the most comfortable I stayed at in 5 weeks of traveling. Location was great and the staff were helpful and polite.
    Read More
      Anonymous, Australia, Male, 25-30
  • See all reviews »


  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Mini-Supermarket
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine


  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

1) There is no ATM or Bank in Doolin the nearest ATM is the visitor center at the Cliffs of Moher and the bank is Ennistymon is 12km away. 2) Although we have a small convenience store and cafe the nearest Grocery Store is 2.5km away. And the nearest Supermarkets are in Lisdoonvarna 8km, and Ennistymon 12km. 3)We do not accept Stags or Hens. 4)Family room pricing is based on 2 adults and children under 12 sharing. Additional adults will be charged a 5euro supplement each.

Doolin Hostel Located at Fisherstreet, Clare, Doolin.
Doolin Hostel
Doolin none Fisherstreet, Clare
96% 632
53.0126209 -9.3844377
Doolin Hostel
    Rooms available     Superior Double Bed Private Ensuite     Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite     Standard 6 Bed Female Dorm     Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm     Standard 12 Bed Mixed Dorm     Standard Single Private Ensuite     Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom     Standard Twin Private Ensuite     Superior Twin Private Ensuite     Superior 3 Bed Private Ensuite     Standard 3 Bed Private Ensuite     Superior 3 Bed Private Ensuite     Standard 4 Bed Private Ensuite     Standard 4 Bed Private Ensuite     Superior 4 Bed Private Ensuite     Superior 5 Bed Private Ensuite     Standard 5 Bed Private Ensuite     Superior 6 Bed Private Ensuite
Please give us your feedback