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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Greenwood Hostel

Book more than 4 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Greenwood Hostel is a countryside hostel, 10 km out of Kenmare town and the ideal place from where to explore the magnificent scenery of the Ring of Kerry and the MacGillycuddy Reeks, Ireland`s highest mountains.

The hostel combines the charm of an old-world-cottage with all the amenities that will make your stay comfortable and relaxing. We offer clean and comfortable double-rooms and small dormitories/family rooms (4-6 Persons) with beautiful views on Kenmare Bay. Enjoy the cosy common room with peat fire and our garden with mature trees, orchard and barbecue area.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 10.0

  • Security 9.8

  • Location 9.3

  • Staff 9.6

  • Atmosphere 9.3

  • Cleanliness 9.6

  • Facilities 9.6

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    11 Aug 2020
    Really lovely old Irish house filled, reminded me of my childhood visiting older houses. The garden is perfect for relaxing and it is close to an amazing walk in the woods along the coast. Host was friendly and welcoming
    Ireland, Mixed Group, 25-30
  • 10.0


    25 Sep 2019
    We don't give maximum scores lightly, but Greenwood Hostel deserves it. A real home from home, with lots of individual touches and generous space and facilities. Wonderfully warm, with a wood stove, and large grounds. Generous welcome and attention from our host. Ideally situated for the Ring of Kerry, and the many delights just off it.
    England, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    14 Jul 2019
    Amazing location near the Ring of Kerry...Omg I would of stayed there a week. Amazing view..walking trail access...very friendly staff and charming hostel...definately a hidden gem close to the mountains. Highly recommend for someone who just want to relax, and recharge. Bravo!
    Canada, Female, 41+
  • 9.7


    25 Aug 2020
    The hostel had a very warm and cosy feel. The host made sure to put a fire on each night for us and the place was very clean. We very much enjoyed our stay. The location is a bit out of the way so you would need a car to get to towns (or at the very least a bike) but it added to the charm.
    Ireland, Female, 41+
  • 9.7


    25 Dec 2019
    Amazing Hostel. Such a nice and calm atmosphere. The landscape is gorgeous. All inside is so rustic, we loved.
    Brazil, Mixed Group, 25-30
  • 9.1


    21 Aug 2020
    Great stay at greenwood hostel. Was great being able to use the kitchen facilities and fire and lounge area. I would say this hostel is usually buzzing with atmosphere but due to covid there wasn’t many people staying there. Rooms are nicely furnished and there’s parking outside within a close driving distance to kenmare. Bed was uncomfortable- maybe bring your own pillows - and towels were very rough but I didn’t expect them to even be provided. Overall a good budget stay with a cosy feel.
    Ireland, Couple, 18-24
  • 8.9


    24 Aug 2019
    It was nice and I will come back again
    Ireland, Male, 41+
  • 8.9


    13 Jul 2019
    Wonderful location surrounded by nature Lovely room at the top floor with a great view of a lake and woods Very peaceful and relaxing area nearby the ring of Kerry Recommended!
    Italy, Male, 31-40
  • 8.6


    01 Aug 2020
    Great budget traveling, Eco friendly place.
    Ireland, Female, 25-30
  • 8.0


    18 Aug 2019
    A little remote. Bed was uncomfortable and pillows strangely large. Place is cute and quiet though. Nice place to relax.
    Canada, Female, 31-40
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  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Steam Room
  • Luggage Storage
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games