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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 1 week prior to arrival. 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.

Additional Terms and Conditions

A security deposit equal to the first nights stay to be pre-authorised on arrival (this is in addition to the cost of the room). This is refunded in full on check-out once rooms have been inspected.

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."

Additional Info:

No stag or hen parties

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


Portree Hostel - Waterford City

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Portree Hostel is the only hostel located in Waterford City. We provide a fun and friendly place from which to explore the sunny South East. We are right next to the railway station and bus station (8mins walk from each). Waterford is a small city and we are within 15 minutes of anywhere you might want to visit (the Viking triangle; bars etc.)

You can relax and meet other guests in the common area. The shared kitchen is fully equipped and we have a nice garden out the back.

Free Wi-Fi, private car parking for guests and indoor secure storage for bicycles. Laundry facilities and towels provided for a fee.
The Quad room has 2 sets of bunks.
We have 2 5/6 bed rooms. One has 3 sets of bunks and a single bed, the other has a double bed, 2 single beds and a set of bunks.
Triple rooms are double & a single or 3 single beds or a bunk and a single bed.
N.b. please confirm which room type you would prefer on booking (subject to availability). We cannot guarantee your preferred room type on arrival without a preference being selected.

Portree Hostel's Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: cancellations in the final 7 days will result in the first nights stay being charged.
Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards (No American Express).
Management reserve the right to preauthorize your credit card for the balance equivalent to amount the first night of your stay.
ID is required from all guests. Acceptable ID is a driver's licence, passport or national identity card. We can't accept Garda ID, Public Services cards or any other forms of identification.
Guests agree to cover the cost of any damage or loss incurred by Portree Hostel as a result of the actions of the guest or members of the guest's group.

Check in from 14:00 to 21:00. If you think you will be unable to make it by 9pm please contact us prior to booking to confirm we will be able to check you in as we ordinarily close reception at 9pm.
Check out before 11:00 .

Taxes included.
Basic Breakfast is included for free (toast / cereals / tea & coffee).
A full continental or cooked breakfast is available for Eur 6.50 or Eur 9 respectively.

A Eur20 per person security deposit to be paid on arrival and refunded on chek-out
No curfew. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.4

  • Security 9.7

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 9.7

  • Atmosphere 9.3

  • Cleanliness 9.6

  • Facilities 8.8

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    18 May 2019
    This was the nicest hostel our family has stayed in. Our room looked more like a hotel than a hostel and towels were included. David at the front desk was super friendly and helpful, giving us great tips on where to eat and places to see that are off the beaten path.
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    03 Mar 2019
    I left satisfied from the hostel. The stuff was very friendly and helpful a nice and quiet place in a beautiful town. I recommend it
    Greece, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    25 Feb 2019
    My bus came in late and the staff was so friendly and stayed open late so that I could check in. The room was very spacious and the establishment was very clean and comfortable. It is located fairly close to town and is within walking distance of all of the main attractions and close to the bus station. I would definitely stay again!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7


    19 Apr 2019
    Very welcoming staff, beautiful cosy and quiet room, excellent location. The only issue is that the shower was way to hot on my floor, and temperature is difficult to regulate. For the rest, I highly recommend that place and I’ll come back :)
    France, Female, 31-40
  • 9.7


    07 Mar 2019
    Had a nice couple of days here in Waterford - right near the station and the main bars/nightlife - the hostel felt very much like a B&B - will return!
    Australia, Male, 25-30
  • 9.4


    22 Apr 2019
    Great place, handy location. All staff welcoming and keen to provide helpful recommendations at all times.
    New Zealand, Mixed Group, 25-30
  • 9.1


    09 May 2019
    I was in single room with bath, very nice, but could use new mattress and pillow.
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 9.1


    18 Feb 2019
    Very welcoming staff. I would recommend.
    Portugal, Male, 25-30
  • 8.3


    07 Mar 2019
    Hot water to fix permanently
    Malaysia, Female, 41+
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    09 Feb 2019
    The staff member that greeted us was quite abrupt and not that welcoming. She didn’t really take an interest in letting us know about the city or explain any amenities around us. The place in general had a great vibe and was social if you were a solo travel. It was very clean and cosy. Free breakfast was great. The beds were comfy but I had realised when I got home the next day I had a few bed bug bites which was not ideal.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Steam Room
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games