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Reviewed 7 September 2014

I ve stayed in this hostel a few times, and it felt like home, one has to go to the house across the road sometimes, to ring the bell and go get John, the owner, to check you in. In the old days it was much smaller and after a while you knew everyone and you bump into the owner...

Thank DublinHennie
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Cheap but not cheerful. We arrived to find the place in darkness. Eventually we found a note advising to visit the house opposite to gain entry. We booked via Booking.com which advised of a triple bed room, showing a sizeable bedroom in the photograph. What we actually got was a room with one single bed and two bunks with insufficent...

Thank MountainBagger
Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 23 August 2014

This Hostel might be fine but when we arrived it was very hard to find, dark and totally uninviting. We left for bit, came back again and it was still the same. No one answered the door so we found another place to stay. Nice little town though and maybe it would have been ok but we were very put...

Thank Stephanie G
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2013 via mobile

My friend and I stayed here for two nights just by chance. It was the only hostel in Wicklow Co. woth availability on such short notice. We were shocked by some of the negative reviews and found this place nothing but positive! We missed our bus into Wicklow so arrived later than our anticipated time but the taxi centre in...

Thank Elle971
Coos Bay, Oregon
Reviewed 17 June 2013 via mobile

This is a large hostel, suitable for large groups. Luckily, no large groups were present during our stay, so it was very quiet and pleasant. It has an institutional feel, but very spacious and a huge kitchen. There were only a couple of other couples there, so totally private. We had double room with private bathroom and shower, for a...

Vincennes, France
Reviewed 5 September 2010

Good situation to visit Glendalough and the Wicklow mountains with a car. Room noisy due to shared kitchen's proximity. Good for young travelers and backpakers !

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
High quality modern Irish Tourist Board approved Holiday Hostel set in the village of Rathdrum in the County of Wicklow (The garden of Ireland).Rooms available range from private en suite rooms for 2,3 and 4 persons as well as a range of family rooms and dormitories. Fully equiped kitchens and dining rooms as well as comfortable sitting rooms are available to guests. Rathdrum is served by mainline trains and buses from Dublin and Rosslare.Rathdrum is an ideal base for touring in the Wicklow mountains and is adjacent to Glendaalough, Avondale House and Forest Park and the Vale of Avoca. ... more   less 

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Address: The Old Presbytery The Old Presbytery The Fairgreen, Wicklow, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Wicklow
Number of rooms: 15
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