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“working farm”(6 reviews)
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The hostel is a haven for hill walkers, and beginners will love the gentle walks on all or any of Kilcar's many beaches, country roads and nearby hills. Teelin Bay and beach are within 5 minute walk from the hostel.
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Derrylahan, Kilcar, Ireland
48.8 km to Donegal Airport
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed for 3 nights in June, Shaun and his lady assistant were the most wonderful hosts, the site is clean and with good facilities, complete with a flock of chickens and a duck that thinks he is a chicken. They went out of their way...More

Thank pajthomas
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time. The place is very quaint and Shaun is an amazing host. The kitchen and shower facilities are excellent. He even provides fresh eggs from the farm every morning free of charge. Would highly recommend this place for a visit.

Thank Adamf23
Reviewed May 17, 2018

We stayed one night in a campervan. The parking area is basic, all on gravel, but the views are fabulous. The facilities are fine, with hot showers and loos , and a camper's kitchen. It's a working farm, so the 'noises off' of tractors, sheep...More

Thank Danvers905
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Friends and I were travelling around the country for 3 weeks, staying in hostels everywhere we went. Derrylahan was about 1 week into the trip and by the end, stood out as a clear highlight! The owner is so kind and friendly, wonderful to chat...More

Thank erinunrau33
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We arrived at the hostel and got showed our room. Beds were bit springy. The shower was broken. The tap was messed up with the hot and cold knob. The place was a bit messy but the view of the mountains is nice.

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"Tell the owner what you hope for, he'll sort it. Make sure you book direct as this is not on any web..."
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"We had a Family Room, plenty of space too."
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"Bring a fishing rod for the local piers"
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"We liked the upstairs family room upstairs at the end of the hall with a view of Teelin Bay."
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