There are some really great hostels around Ireland that you can use as a base and go exploring from, even on the Aran Islands. To book the links below take you directly to the hostel website or you can book by clicking through to or



Belfast City Backpacker

Belfast Int. Youth Hostel

Botanical Backpackers Hostel

Dream Pods


Lagan Backpackers

Paddy’s Palace


Aran Islands

Kilronan Hostel


Abbey Court Hostel

Abigails Hostel

Avalon House

Barnacles Hostel

Generator Hostel

Isaac’s Hostel

Jacobs Inn

Sky Backpackers

Clare and The Burren

Clare’s Rock Hostel 

Doolin Hostel

Rowan Tree Hostel

The Burren Hostel

The Kilfenora Hostel


Bru Bar & Hostel

Kinlay House

Shelia’s Hostel


Derry Hostel

Hostel Connect

Paddy’s Place


Arranmore Hostel

Bundoran Surf Co

Epic Hostel

Errigal Hostel

Moville Hostel

Rougey Lodge Hostel

Tullyarvan Mill Hostel

Turf’n’Surf Lodge


Barnacles Hostel


Snoozles Hostel

Woodquay Hostel


Castle Hostel

Caitins Bar & Hostel

Dingle Gate Hostel

Finnegan’s Hostel

Grapevine Hostel

Greenwood Hostel

Neptune’s Hostel

Railway Hostel Killarney

Skellig Lodge


Kilkenny City Hostel

Kilkenny Hostel

Lanigans Hostel

MacGabhainns Backpackers Hostel


Croagh Patrick Hostel

Kilcommon Lodge Holiday Hostel

InishBofin Island Hostel

Wild Atlantic Hostel

The Old Mill Hostel

Sleepzone – Connemara Hostel


Easkey Hostel

Strandhill Hostel & Surf School

The Beehive

The Benwiskin Hostel

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