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Errigal Youth Hostel

Availability: Jan - Dec

Address: Dunlewy, Gweedore,Co. Donegal
Tel: +353 (0)74 9531180
Email: errigalhostel@gmail.com

Errigal Hostel is an impressive custom built, 5 star hostel situated at the foot of Donegal’s highest mountain, Mt. Errigal, which looms overhead! The hostel hosts solo travellers, couples, friends, families and groups. There is a choice of en suite twin rooms, 4 bedded and 6 bedded rooms, each with breath-taking views overlooking the Poison Glen or Errigal Mountain.

The hostel has been awarded with the EU Eco Flower Award in recognition of its commitment to sustainable tourism and protection of the local environment. Because of the UV water filtration system, there is drinking water available throughout the building.

Errigal Hostel is perfectly located for walks to Errigal, Sl Sneacht, Poison Glen, Loch Altan - to name but a few; to Dunlewey Stables for horse riding; to the Dunlewey Visitor Centre for a lake tour and so much more; Glenveagh National Park is a short drive away where you can explore the castle and it’s amazing gardens; or why not visit some of Donegal’s Blue Flag beaches – perfect for a wide variety of water sports. Errigal Hostel is part of the Wild Atlantic Way network and CeangalG networks.

Along with the fully equipped self-catering kitchen, the relaxing Dining Room, spacious Common Room and cosy Snug Room with its wood stove, Errigal Hostel also has the following amenities to offer:

Full Catering Services for Advance Bookings of Groups of 10+

Laundry facilities and a Drying Room for wet/muddy boots or wetsuits

Towel Hire

Free Wifi

Bicycles for Hire

Maps to buy

Free Parking

Wheelchair Friendly

TV / DVD player with selection of DVDs

Book Corner

Baby Travel Cot and Kids Play Corner

Secure Key Card System

And friendly, helpful staff

  • Highlights
  • TV / DVD player with selection of DVDs
  • Eco friendly accommodation
  • situated in a stunning landscape at the bottom of Errigal Mountain
  • close to Glenveagh National Park and beautiful Donegal beaches
  • helpful and friendly staff