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Malinbeg Hostel

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a hostel located in a great and quiet part of Donegal, this is the hostel to go ! Franck the owner is kind and up and ready for your every need. He also lit up a fire for us in the evening ! The sheets are clean and the kitchen/bathroom are very functional.

Thank Amandine M
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We went to Malin Beg Hostel for Paddy's weekend. It's in a picturesque setting, although it rained for most of the time we were there. It is breathtaking nevertheless, with beeches and cliffs nearby. We paid €114 for 3 night. For that we got an en-suite double room with a sea view. The hostel is spotless, with everything you may...

Thank Máiréad R
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Went here for a few days and Frank was the perfect host as everytime we went before. Arrived on the Friday afternoon and the fire was on and the main room was warm and cosy. Frank had the fire on and he made sure it didn't go out the whole weekend. Great place if you want to escape a phone...

Thank adrian p
northern california
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Now that we are home again after traveling Ireland for five weeks, there are a few standout experiences that float to the top of our memories that were made there. Our experience at Malinbeg Hostel was one of those special ones. The "hostel" is more like a lodge with small but bright rooms, many with there own bath. There are...

Thank bluecanoe2
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This clean, homely and very welcoming hostel is within walking distance of unique and breathtaking cliffs and beaches. Perfect for a digital disconnection break, the hostel is in the heart of beautiful landscape. Very highly recommended.

Thank Jim M
Kitchener, Canada
Reviewed 6 August 2016

You need to watch out for sheep on the road near this place as you really get out into the real countryside! Very refreshing getting away from civilization (and technology- no wifi). Frank was a very welcoming and friendly host. Clean rooms, comfortable bed, very quiet so great place to catch up on quality sleep. Would definitely recommend.

Thank jfrank1128
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Stayed just for one night on our travels around donegal. Stunning location. Frank was a fabulous host and was always there to help you out with everything. Absolutely stunning beach and fantastic little harbour beside hostel. Hostel was very clean and comfortable. Would have no hesitation staying there again

Thank Leonie G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is the best hostel we have stayed in during our long travels around the UK. Clean, comfortable and with a wonderful open fire where we chatted to all and sundry at night, the hostel is close to a beautiful beach and some wild, wonderful coastline. The manager, Frank, made us feel at home and our only regret was not...

Thank Steppinglightly
Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Having driven straight off the ferry and breaking down just outside of Monaghan, fully repaired and back on the road (fabulous Irish chaps with vans to the rescue) we headed out to Glencolmcille. 8 hours later than anticipated we were in no mood to end up with the usual basic, unfriendly, dour hostel. We got to Glencolmcille, ended up ever...

Thank Mollymaloney2
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Magical setting beside one of Ireland's most besutiful beaches. great room with fabulous view. Exceptionally clean, comfortable, warm, peaceful and welcoming place. Open turf fire & very friendly & knowledgable host. We'll definitely go back!

Thank Dee K

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newly completed, it provides modern facilities and clean, comfortable budget accommodation. The hostel is comprised of private, dormitory, en-suite and family rooms, all finished to a very high standard. Quality accommodation at hostel prices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Malinbeg Hostel

Address: Malinbeg, Glencolmcille, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Glencolmcille
Price Range: $28 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Ask for an ensuite facing the car park because you will be able to see the setting sun. Excellent value”
Steppinglightly, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Our double room had an impressive view of the lighthouse, island and coast. Gorgeous !”
560deek, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have views of the landscape. But not directly to the sea as the weather in winter can be dramatic.”
jemhunt, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Chambre familiale si l'on veut la salle de bains intégrée. Sinon le dortoir.”
Jacoberio, 11 May 2015 | Read review
“Ocean view and our en suite were appreciated!”
Lizabeth19, 28 Oct 2014 | Read review
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