Black Valley Hostel

For BOOKINGS call +353 (0)64-66 34712 or send an EMAIL to

Managers Susan will be happy to welcome you to her hostel!

ADDRESS: Near Beaufort, Killarney, County Kerry


We’re sure you can navigate around yourself – but here’s a helping hand with plenty of travel choices available!

GPS Details

Decimal:                  Latitude 52.069167 North           Longitude  9.636944 West

Minutes & Hours:     Latitude 52° 04’ 09” North        Longitude 9° 38’ 13” West

Road/Car/Coach: Take the Killarney – Kenmare Rd, N71 (also known as the Ring of Kerry) and follow the signs for the Black Valley, after Moll’s Gap. Turn right after the next crossroads.

Public Bus: Take the Killarney – Kenmare services and alight at Derrycunnihy which is at the junction of the Kerry Way.  Pull on your walking shoes though: from here you walk through the National Park towards the Gap of Dunloe (approx 6km or 3 ½ miles) – but a most enjoyable walk in beautiful surroundings!

For details on bus timetables and schedules see the Bus Eireann website. (Bus Eireann is the Irish Bus service). Make sure the bus route is passing through Derrycunnihy though!

Rail: Use Irish Rail information to get to the nearest train station which is in Killarney – 21km/approx 13 miles away.  Then use transport as above!


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