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Ballinskelligs, Ballinskelligs, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Turku, Finland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a great place! The owner is so sweet and welcoming. The location is amazing, and the scenery unbelievable. This is paradise. The beach is near, as is the pub. The closest store is a bit further away, but when the weather permits, the walk is totally worth it! We will most certainly be back. The hostel itself... More

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Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used Skelligs Lodge for our now annual Skelligs Star Party.. Frida and the rest of the Staff are so friendly and accommodating, we had the use of the excellent kitchen facilities,the grounds were perfect for us all to set up our scopes.. The clear night skies view is truly second to none as Skelligs has been designated as a... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel is in a beautiful part of the world with a lovely Blue Flag beach 5mins walk down the road. The lovely lady who greeted us was welcoming and a good laugh. Our room was clean and good value for money.Recommended!

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Portstewart, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were checked in by Freda who made us feel very welcome throughout our stay. We had an ensuite room and it was very clean and comfortable. No TV but we wanted a cheap base for our stay and this was very good value for money. Close to the harbour where we took a boat trip to Skellig Michael. Kitchen... More

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Trim Meath
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed from the 9th to the 12th of August. The place is spotless and Freda our hostess was fantastic.My husband and I are in our 50s and were a little nervous about staying in a hostel, we need not have worried. Most of the people we met were families and couples enjoying the beauty of this area. St Finians Bay... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night at the Skellig Lodge Hostel in Ballinskelligs a few days ago and wished we could have stayed longer. We had booked a family room for four with a shared bathroom at short notice. On arrival we were greeted warmly by Farida who runs the place. She showed us around the excellent facilities and also informed us... More

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County Kerry, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

excellent hostess wonderful cakes made by her cead mile failte irish welcome suberb facilites for family kids loved bunk beds wonderful beach and fab location for touring portmagee skellig ring derrynane beach great experience will be back again very soon! great value a haven of tranquality very friendly helpful staff loved our stay thank you Mary frances James&emma

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Declan, the owner was most courtious, kind and helpful . He contacted me the day before we arrived to ask what could he cook for my breakfast as Iam a coeliac . He again text on the morning of our arrival with directions W when we arrived we were offered coffee or tea , The room was clean and fresh... More

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Skellig Lodge is a terrific place to stay. Super location, exceptionally clean place, very friendly staff and great facilities. We have returned to enjoy holidays here, staying in Skellig Lodge every time, year-after-year.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We stayed at Skellig hostel for a week this summer. It is a brilliant place to stay for families. There is a great beach about 5 minutes walk down the hill and a chocolate factory about 10 minutes drive away. The family rooms are spacious and have their own bathroom. The staff at the hostel are brilliant with kids and... More

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Address: Ballinskelligs, Ballinskelligs, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Ballinskelligs
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