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Ballinskelligs, Ballinskelligs, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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 3 weeks ago

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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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

Skellig lodge is a wonderful place to stay. It's cheap, comfortable and practical. The rooms have everything you need. Great facilities, kitchen, dining room and TV room with games. They provide tea, milk etc as well as bread, butter, jams etc. And most evenings they bake goodies for the guests. The view of the sea is beautiful. It's 5 min... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

While cycling the ring of Kerry with my son, we stayed one night in the Skellig Lodge. The hostel is located a short walk away from the beautiful beech of Ballinskelligs and it was more like a guesthouse than hostel. It is suited to individuals, groups or families like ourselves. Our host was very friendly and helpful, making us feel... More

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