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The Bluestack Centre

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Property Description

The Bluestack Centre Hostel is one of the 25 An Oige, Irish Youth Hostel Association (YHA) hostels throughout Ireland. The Hostel is situated approx 8Km (5 miles) from Donegal Town and is ideally located for exploring this unspoiled countryside.

We are in the heart of the fabulous Bluestack Mountains and surrounded by unspoilt countryside just waiting to be explored, you may even encounter the wildlife such as Deer, Pheasants and Rabbits. PLEASE NOTE: Our hostel is situated in a rural area, approx. 4 miles from the nearest shop

The Bluestack Centre Hostel incorporates a luxury 28 bed hostel, complete with Private Room, Dormitory accommodation and an en-suite special needs room, ideal for wheelchair users. Guests can relax and unwind in the TV lounge and fully equipped self-catering kitchen provided for their comfort. Internet access is also available.PLEASE NOTE: As we are in a rural area our internet is not as strong as in the town.

Among the facilities we have on offer are a new Children's Playground, Asto Turf, Tennis & basketball courts. Laundry service and towel hire service available. Some concessions are available for large groups and catering can be arranged for visiting groups with pre booking.
Also available at the Centre there’s indoor bowls, bingo and dance classes.

The Bluestack Centre is a 2 minute walk from O’Neills Pub where guests can enjoy the Ceol, Craic & Cainte – Gaelige for Music, Fun & Singing!

Activites nearby include
Hiking/Walking
Fishing
Horse riding

The Bluestack Centre policies & conditions;

Cancellation policy: 48h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.

Check in from
12noon - 9.00pm Monday - Friday
4.00pm - 9.00pm Saturday.
Saturday & Sunday - please ring the mobile number provided on your confirmation email in advance to let us know your arrival time.
Strictly no hostel check-in's after 9.00pm.
Please let us know your ETA in advance of your arrival to ensure there is someone here to welcome you. PLEASE NOTE: NO check in after 9pm, If you arrive after this time you may not be able to check in and you will have to find alternative accommodation at your own expense.

Check out before 10:00am.

Payment upon arrival by cash.
Taxes included.
Breakfast not included.

General;
No curfew.
Child friendly.
Non smoking.

Our Hostel is self catering with the nearest shops and restaurants approx. 8kms away so we would advise our guests to purchase provisions before coming to the Hostel.

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9.4
Superb
Mar 15, 2020
This place must be poppin' in the summer. We were here during the Covid-19 ramp-up, so it was just myself and my two companions and another fellow. The hostel was great to keep in touch with us before arriving and showed us around when we got there. Clean facilities, and kind of like summer camp! I'm sure it's super fun when the weather is warm and there isn't a global pandemic haha
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Female, 18-24
9.1
Superb
Mar 11, 2020
Kind staff. Clean rooms and bathrooms. A bit of a drive from Donegal but the courtyards is beautiful!
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Female, 25-30
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Superb
Sep 15, 2019
Everything was clean and nice. Very friendly staff!
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Couple, 25-30

Facilities

  • Free

    • Linen Included
    • Free Parking
    • Free WiFi
  • General

    • Wheelchair Friendly
    • Common Room
    • Bicycle Parking
    • BBQ
    • Breakfast Not Included
    • Fitness Centre
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Hot Showers
    • Cots Available
    • Self-Catering Facilities
    • Cooker
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Utensils
    • Dryer
    • Hair Dryers For Hire
    • Parking
    • Microwave
    • Washing Machine
    • Towels Not Included
    • Children's Play Area
  • Services

    • Internet access
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Bicycle Hire
    • Towels for hire
    • Luggage Storage
    • Tours/Travel Desk
    • Housekeeping
  • Food & Drink

    • Vending Machines
    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • DVD's
    • Wi-Fi