Ballyhoura Luxury Hostel

Ballyhoura  Luxury Hostel is a self contained oasis of comfort. 41 beds split between 7 bedrooms to suit all tastes and needs, including two family rooms. Newly opened, Ballyhoura Luxury Hostel is a unique new addition to hostel accommodation in Ireland and purposefully built to suit those interested in Outdoor pursuits activities, whilst providing a calm comfortable place to relax.
Custom designed and built by Séamus your host, everything about your stay will shout practicality, comfort and cleanliness. The beds are made of solid hardwood furniture with hotel grade mattresses. We have a fully-equipped self-catering kitchen, large dining room and a sitting room with big comfy couches by an open fire. With a bike lock up, bike wash and purpose built drying room and also high powered showers and a sauna, we are setting the tone for a lovely atmosphere to suit all types of visitor’s needs. Located in the centre of the small mountain town of Kilfinane in County Limerick, you will find everything to hand with a huge range of activities available to suit every taste from the highly adventurous to those who just want to step back and relax for a bit.

  • Beds
  • Communal Lounge
  • Book Exchange
  • Bike Lock-up and Storage
  • Bike Work Shop
  • Bike Hire
  • Drying Room
  • Security – Key card access provided to all guests.
  • Wheelchair accessibility – only ground floor
  • Smoking area provided
  • Outdoor Facilities
  • Outdoor Terrace with BBQ. Free secure off- street parking.
  • Washing and Hygiene
  • Fresh towels are available for hire.
  • High powered showers
  • Hair dryers are available for hire.
  • Ventilated air system to all wet areas and toilets.
  • Scandinavian wet sauna is also for hire.
  • Free Wifi
  • Satellite Television
  • Board Games
  • Foosball Table




Address: West End,
Co. Limerick

Directions: You’ll find Ballyhoura Hostel as the name suggests in the very Heart of the Ballyhoura Mountains in County Limerick and yet only 2 hours from Dublin, 45 minutes from Cork and Shannon with Limerick City less than 35 mins away. Perfectly positioned for any adventure long or short, Ballyhoura Hostel is located in the centre of Kilfinane in County Limerick, very close to the Cork and Tipperary Borders as you enter the south west of Ireland.

Ballyhoura Hostel is around ten minutes from Mitchelstown to the south east, Tipperary to the east and Charleville to the west. Approximately 2 hours south of Dublin. Cork and Shannon Airports are less than an hour away with Limerick and Cork Cities no more than 45 minutes in either direction.

Travelling from Dublin or Cork take the Mitchelstown Exits 12 or 13 on the M8 and follow the road signage. If travelling from Limerick and Galway the easiest way is to follow the N7 and head towards Kilfinane via Charleville in County Cork.
Using public transport we are the last stop on the Limerick-Kilfinane Bus Eireann route

Phone: 063-91625/ 087-9755093
Fax: n/a
Email: [email protected]


Twitter: @ballyhourhostel

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Open: 365 days a year