Newgrange Lodge


For BOOKINGS call +353 (0)41 988 2478 or send an EMAIL to

Manager Leon Kinsella will be happy to welcome you to her hostel!

ADDRESS: Staleen Road, Donore, Co Meath


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

GPS Details

Decimal:                   Latitude 53.694722                     Longitude  -6.442778

Minutes & Hours:     Latitude 53° 41’ 30” North        Longitude 6° 25’ 09” West


The Newgrange Lodge Hostel is approximately 30 minutes from Dublin Airport. Take the M1 Motorway in the direction of Belfast and take the 2nd exit after the Toll Bridge before Drogheda (Exit 9). The exit is signposted for DONORE. Please then continue to follow the signs for Newgrange Visitor Centre. Newgrange Lodge Hostel is located on the left hand side before the entrance to the Newgrange Visitor Centre.

Alternatively if travelling on the N2 please follow the signs for the Boyne Valley Drive and Bru na Boinne Heritage Centre. We are approximately 5 miles (8km) from the N2  and 200 meters on the right hand side just beyond the entrance to the Bru na Boinne Heritage centre

Public Bus:

There are buses from Drogheda directly to Newgrange daily and the bus will drop you right outside our door.

For details on bus timetables and schedules see the Bus Eireann website. (Bus Eireann is the Irish Bus service)


The nearest town is Drogheda, a ten minute drive to Newgrange Lodge Hostel. Trains travel regularly to Drogheda from Dublin and Belfast. Use Irish Rail information to get to the nearest train station which is in Drogheda.  Then you can get a bus from Drogheda as above or alternatively a taxi will cost you approximately €12.00.

Newgrange Shuttle Bus:

This shuttle bus departs Dublin City Centre x 2 daily from Dublin International Hostel and brings you straight to the Newgrange Hostel.

Approximate price of tickets are €15.00 per person return or €7.00 per person one-way. Please note: these rates are indicative and may change from time to time.

Call Over the Top Tours for your bookings and to confirm prices at 1 800 42 4252



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