The Magic of Connemara

Connemara is one of the top attractions for anyone exploring Ireland.  It is home to the Connemara National Park. It has hundreds of acres of unspoilt scenery for explorers to roam about in. Our Ben Lettery Hostel is nestled in the very heart of this region and we also have a few more hostels scattered…

Hostel Season

  Hostel season has started! Are you already thinking of  getting out and exploring? Join us on the tour of the 6 beautiful hostels that open their doors to hostellers in Ireland from March, April and May onwards! From the Wicklow Mountain, Cape Clear to Connemara and Donegal, these hostels will give you the experience of…

Golden Backpack Awards

Golden Backpack Awards Thanks to all who voted for us for the Golden Backpack Awards! Both Killarney *and* Dublin International Hostels have been shortlisted in the top 5 as ‘Favourite Irish Hostel’, as voted for by readers of TNT Magazine… Here’s hoping we get the award!! Thanks all and kudos to the staff and management…

Holiday to Cornwall

Holiday to Cornwall, hotel by the sea.  9th 10 and 11th October, returning 12th. Full accommodation, all meals, and packed lunches included. Guided walks, easy and harder. Trip to Eden Project. Flight to Bristol, travel to St Ives by private coach. Entertainment each night. All in price: 640 euros. Telephone :  Anne Colgan – 018393387…

Sleepzone Galway at 2013 Hostelworld awards

The Sleepzone Hostel in Galway has recently been listed as one of the Top Ten Large Hostels in the world for 2013 on Hostelworld.com. The Hostelworld.com Hoscar Awards are the most prestigious awards in the hostel and budget accommodation business and the winners are chosen from tens of thousands of hostels which are listed on…

Free leaders for Gaisce

Free leaders for Gaisce Are you leading a group trying for their bronze or silver President’s Award this year? Do you want to offer your students the experience of an exciting mountain walking adventure? An Óige has a great offer for schools and youth clubs participating in Gaisce for 2013. Click here for more information

Newsletter February

February Newsletter Check out our February newsletter packed with loads of info on our special Gaisce offer, eCars and Croatia. And this month with not one but TWO prizes to win. So what are you waiting for Click here to go to the newsletter!