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The Burren Hostel

Doolin Rd, Lisdoonvarna, Ireland
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01/10/2017 02/10/2017
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tv room” (8 reviews)
“common areas” (8 reviews)
“fire place” (3 reviews)
Free Parking
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Hylands Burren Hotel
264 reviews
#2 of 2 hotels in Ballyvaughan
 
Gregans Castle Hotel
466 reviews
#1 of 2 hotels in Ballyvaughan
 
Ballinalacken Castle Country House
558 reviews
#1 of 4 hotels in Doolin
 
Hotel Doolin
606 reviews
#2 of 4 hotels in Doolin
 
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Reviewed 13 August 2014

After cycling from Kinvara to Lisdoonvarna, we were greeted with some lovely staff members who showed us our room. There was only 3 of us, but we had a 6 bed room to ourselves which was lovely, spacious and bright. The only downside, the bathroom....More

Thank Darren H
Response from SleepzoneManager, Manager at The Burren HostelResponded 17 August 2014

Dear Darren Thank you for your positive review. That was a superb cycle - sorry about the temperature of the showers - sometimes if a lot of guests are showering at the same time, this may happen - sincere apologies. I was unaware of the...More

Reviewed 12 July 2014

This hostel is definitely above the normal standard of a YHA. We had a double room with lots of space, a big double bed and a private, comfortable bathroom. The facilities were clean and also beautifully and well equipped. A nice feature was the TV-/sitting-room...More

Thank Peter P
Response from SleepzoneManager, Manager at The Burren HostelResponded 14 July 2014

Vielen Dank for this superb review!! I have passed your lovely comments onto our team here. Yes - I agree with you the rooms are definitely more spacious. Some of the furniture is inherited from the hotel times here so it is good quality and...More

Reviewed 8 July 2014

Burren Hostel is a beautiful stay to see the gorgeous countryside of Ireland Located just off the main street from Lisdoonvarna, a quaint small town filled w/ traditional Irish music and fresh pints of Guiness. Having arrived with no plans or information, the staff are...More

1  Thank PatriciaSheller
Response from SleepzoneManager, Manager at The Burren HostelResponded 12 July 2014

Thanks Patricia for your really positive review. We are so lucky to be situated in one of the most beautiful areas of Ireland with so much to see & do and possibly the best spot in Ireland for "Trad" - Traditional Irish Music. I have...More

Reviewed 23 June 2014

If you like lots of activity and noise, and banging doors into the middle of the night, this is the place for you. Personally, I like my sleep, and there are several reasons that sleep was not to be had at this hostel. It appears...More

Thank Jackie W
Response from SleepzoneManager, Manager at The Burren HostelResponded 26 June 2014

Dear Jackie Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel and for your nice comments about the wonderful trad music in the area and our staff, who work extremely hard to keep the standards that you will see in other reviews about our...More

Reviewed 20 June 2014

Our three-night experience at the Burren Hostel was great from beginning to end. The friendly and helpful staff did what they could to accommodate us and set the tone for a relaxing and welcoming stay. The dining room was comfortable, the kitchen well-equipped, and the...More

Thank Boar13
Response from SleepzoneManager, Manager at The Burren HostelResponded 12 July 2014

Thanks Boar13 for your super review - really appreciate it and it was a pure pleasure having you and your family stay here. We still talk about the fun the kids had that weekend - amazing how they don't need to have the same language...More

Hylands Burren Hotel
264 reviews
#2 of 2 hotels in Ballyvaughan
 
Gregans Castle Hotel
466 reviews
#1 of 2 hotels in Ballyvaughan
 
Ballinalacken Castle Country House
558 reviews
#1 of 4 hotels in Doolin
 
Hotel Doolin
606 reviews
#2 of 4 hotels in Doolin
 
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  • Free Parking
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  • USD 41 - USD 121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Kitchenette
  • Number of rooms
  • 22
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  • Location
  • Ireland >
  • Province of Munster >
  • County Clare >
  • The Burren >
  • Lisdoonvarna
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jakeyjakerson
10 July 2016|
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Response from SleepzoneManager | Property representative |
Hi Jake, Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately, the Burren hostel does not have individual sockets and lights for each bunk. Kind regards Nicole
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