Number 4 in the Top Ten Hostels in Ireland (Hostelworld.com Awards 2010)!
The Burren Hostel which opened in March 2007 is situated in the spa town of Lisdoonvarna where it boasts close proximity to some of Ireland’s most famous areas of natural beauty. The world-renowned Cliffs of Moher, towering 200m above the ocean, and The Burren region – 400sq miles of limestone terrain, are both only minutes away.
This fantastic location, in its own gardens, was formerly a 3-star hotel. Now a 124-bed hostel, it has the following great features:
22 Rooms – All En suite
Cosy Residents’ Lounge
Spacious Guest Kitchen & Dining Room
Laundry & Drying Facilities
Free Private Parking
Free Internet (open access PC and Wi-Fi)
The town of Lisdoonvarna is the ideal base from which to explore many of Ireland’s historical & geographical sites of interest, such as dolmens, stone forts, medieval castles and award-winning parks where history comes to life. The Aran Islands are just a short boat-trip away – passing the foot of the Cliffs of Moher.