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Hostels and backpackers accommodation in County Donegal have a reputation for being clean, comfortable and very good value. Backpackers are well catered for in County Donegal - there are loads of hostels for you rest your head and share stories with like-minded people. Some hostels are individually owned and operated; others are part of the Irish Youth Hostel Association.

Sandrock Holiday Hostel

Ireland`s Most Northerly Point,Port Ronan Pier,Malin Head

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Located at Ireland’s Most Northerly Point at Malin Head overlooking the fishing pier, beach, sea and highlands of Donegal across the bay. The ever changing spectacular scenery, especially the seascape can be observed from the hostel. We are 100km from Donegal Town.

The hostel consists of two spacious ensuite dormitories with ten beds in each, double self catering kitchen where you can cook crabs, lobsters, mussel, oysters and fish - all available from local fishery. You can also fish or swim from the pier below. Some guests surf, dive, canoe etc with own equipment.

There are three late pubs, pub grub, supermarket 2kms. Famous raised beach full precious stones nearby. Cycle hire at hostel. Walking routes in several languages. Musical instruments available.

No curfew but normally cease taking new guests after 10pm unless prearranged. They do not accept credit or debit cards at the hostel. We are in Euro Land! WIFI ACCESS FREE FOR GUESTS.

Facilities 24 Hour Security BBQ Area Bicycle Hire Parking Bicycle Parking, Free Parking, Totally self catering only, Payphone, Common Room Free of Charge WiFi in lobby WiFi in room Guest Kitchen, Hairdryer, Iron, Ironing Board, Key Access, Library, Outdoor Terraced Area, Reading Lights, REFRIGERATOR, Tours Desk, Towel Hire, Washing Machine,Dryer, Wheelchair Accessible.


Parking Free
Pet friendly Non Applicable


  • Laundry
  • wifi (free)

Room types

  • Dorms


Ireland`s Most Northerly Point,
Port Ronan Pier,
Malin Head,
F93 FF61

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