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Errigal - Co Donegal YHA

Errigal, Dunlewy, Errigal, Ireland

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Overall Rating 96%

From 2 Reviews

Hostel rating (2)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 100%
Cleanliness 100%
Location 93%
Security 100%
Service 93%
Comfort 87%
Green rating 93%

Our 5-star Errigal Hostel is situated in a stunning corner of Ireland in County Donegal.

  • Private
    From $61.10
10 or more people?

Errigal Hostel

Hostel Errigal

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Errigal Youth Hostel
This luxury Donegal Hostel is situated in a stunning corner of Ireland in County Donegal. It lies at the foot of Donegal's highest mountain, Errigal and is on the The Wild Atlantic Way. The Poisoned Glen is a short walk and Glenveagh National Park & Castle only 20min drive away. We are the ideal base for all your walking and touring needs. From here, visit rugged hills and pristine sandy white beaches.
Errigal Youth Hostel features large family bedrooms built in a mezzanine fashion suitable for 6 people per room. All twin bedrooms are en-suite with more 4-bedded rooms available all with their own bathroom outside of the room. overlooking Loch Nacung.
The hostel features all the usual characteristics of a top rated hostel including a self catering kitchen, large common room with free tea and coffee all day and a cosy room for those who wish to relax and enjoy the tranquillity of one of the remotest communities in Europe. Energy saving devices such as wood burning stoves and recycling initiatives are also incorporated into the building.
Our hostel manager Ann and her staff will give you a warm Irish welcome when you arrive at Errigal Hostel.


Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 14:00 and 20:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 20:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • A discount of 10 % of rates quoted is available to members on arrival.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room


  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 27 Feb to 31 Oct

From 09:00 to 21:00
From 14:00 to 20:30

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 00 353 749531180

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Dunlewley Centre (1 to 2km)
  • The Glenveagh National Park (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions



Tolle moderne Zimmer, fabelhafte Lage, sehr freundliches Personal


Avatar for Kerstin


Fri 16 Jun 2017

le PERSONNEL!une québécoise,une française,le manager"irlandais"tous supers!l'auberge avec une superbe vue!les douches à l'italienne,bref..............UN BON SEJOUR MERCI A VOUS TOUS J'ai oublié les petites bougies allumées chaque soir


Avatar for Marie-christine


Tue 16 May 2017

I've stayed in many hostels over the past two months. This was the best!


Avatar for Marguerite


Sat 09 Jul 2016

Nous sommes ravis d'avoir passé ce séjour dans votre très belle auberge de jeunesse et pour votre très bon accueil. Encore merci à vous !


Avatar for Valérie


Sun 24 Apr 2016

What a wonderful hostel with a fabulous welcome. Facilities are perfect. The only thing that let this hostel down are the extremely uncomfortable mattresses with lumpy springs. If this was fixed this hostel would be hard to beat.


Avatar for Claire


Thu 21 Apr 2016


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (More than 10km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m - 1km)
  • Mountainous Area (3 to 5km)
  • National / State Park (3 to 5km)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (More than 10km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (500m - 1km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

18km to Donegal Airport. 150km to Sligo Airport. 52km to Derry Airport
For most buses closest stop is 3 miles. Cronan Mac Coaches are the only one that stop at the hostel
There is free guest parking for both cars and coaches at the hostel

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