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Featured Hostels in Killarney

The Black Sheep Hostel
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Situated in Killarney, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of St. Mary's Cathedral and Killarney National Park. INEC Killarney and Ross Castle are also within ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
The best hostel EVER

"I've stayed at many hostels in Europe, US and Brazil. For my personal experience, this was the best one. It's super cozy, clean, the staff is awesome, the beds are "private" - each one has blackout curtains, light, plugs, and are very confortable. If you pay attention on the smallest details, you ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 May,2020

The Black Sheep Hostel
3 Lakes Hostel
2 out of 5
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Situated in Killarney, this hostel is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Killarney House Gardens and within 3 miles (5 km) of INEC Killarney and Ross Castle. Killarney National ...

3.7/5Good! (50 reviews)

"We didn't realize there would be 0 towels in the room with getting one for 2 Euro each. Also, parking lot was way too small."…"

Reviewed on 24 Aug,2019

3 Lakes Hostel
Paddy's Palace Killarney
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Situated in Killarney, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of St. Mary's Cathedral and Killarney National Park. INEC Killarney and Ross Castle are also within ...

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Other property types in Killarney

Parkavon Hotel

Parkavon Hotel

3 out of 5
The price is SG$112 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
Excludes taxes & fees
4.1/5Very Good! (529 reviews)
Family stay August 2020

"Staff were lovely. Rooms were spotless and comfortable. Great location. Felt really safe staying there with measures put in place regarding COVID -19"…"

Reviewed on 26 Aug,2020

Parkavon Hotel
The Brehon

The Brehon

4 out of 5
The price is SG$204 per night from 7 Dec to 8 Dec
Excludes taxes & fees
4.6/5Exceptional! (546 reviews)
short break

"we had an excellent 2 night in The Brehon hotel. everything was run efficiently and smoothly especially now given present Covid restrictions. Standard of cleanliness was great. Staff were brilliant , very efficient and courteous. we were very surprised how well everything ran so well despite the ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug,2020

The Brehon
The Killarney Park

The Killarney Park

5 out of 5
Town Centre, Killarney, Kerry
The price is SG$364 per night from 4 Jan to 5 Jan
Excludes taxes & fees
4.9/5Exceptional! (139 reviews)

"Very"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar,2020

The Killarney Park
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for somewhere affordable to stay in Killarney, a hostel in town might be a great option. These dorm-style accommodation options come in lots of shapes and sizes, but all of them have a few qualities in common:

  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social environment
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)

By choosing a hostel in Killarney, you can spend less on lodging and set aside more of your trip funds for going out during your holiday. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its live music venues and historic sites.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Killarney?

The weather can be important when you want to venture out and explore, so here's a little information that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 12° C and night-time temperatures average 3° C
  • April-June: 19° C is the daytime average and 4° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 19° C and night-time averages are around 9° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 16° C during the day and 3° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 918 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Killarney?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might like these places:

Natural Features
  • Killarney House Gardens
  • Knockreer Estate
  • Ross Island
Cultural Attractions
  • INEC Killarney
  • Muckross House
  • Kenmare Heritage Centre
Landmarks
  • St. Mary's Cathedral
  • Ross Castle
  • Lissyvigeen Circle

In general, Killarney is known for its:

  • Live music
  • Entertainment
  • Historical sites
  • Tours
  • Parks

How to Get to Killarney and Around the Area

You can find the closest airport in Killarney (KIR-Kerry), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) away from the city centre. Another option is Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe), located 32.1 mi (51.6 km) away. Once you've arrived, you might want to use public transport to get around. To see more of the area, hop on a train at Killarney Station, Farranfore Station or Rathmore Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Killarney?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your budget for fun things to do. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its live music venues, and the natural parks create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget prices and a social environment.
What are the best hostels in Killarney?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These options get the highest reviews from our customers and could be a good place to look first: The Black Sheep Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Killarney National Park. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Rooms come with showers and linens. 3 Lakes Hostel - You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with towels and linens.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Killarney?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re discovering new places, so here’s a little information about the local climate: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 14°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 6°C. Average annual precipitation for Killarney is 1054 inches.
What is there to see and do in Killarney?
In general, Killarney is known for its live music, historical sites and local tours. Major attractions include INEC Killarney, Ross Castle and Killarney National Park. Get out into nature with places such as Lough Leane, Torc Waterfall and Purple Mountain. Cultural attractions include Killarney House Gardens, Kenmare Stone Circle and Kenmare Heritage Centre.
What's the best way to get to and around Killarney while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Killarney on hand to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Cork (ORK), located 45.7 mi (73.5 km) away from the city centre. Another option is Killarney (KIR-Kerry), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) away. Once you’re on the ground, you may want to make use of public transport. To check out more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Killarney Station, Farranfore Station or Rathmore Station.

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