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Clifden Town Hostel

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Cool place, friendly staff, clean rooms, very central. The main memory I have though is I got a light off a beautiful French girl that standing outside it, only chatted briefly, saw her in lowerys bar later but the place was jammed and never got talking to her again... story of my life.. Anyways back to the hostel, worth staying...

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Utrechtse Heuvelrug, The Netherlands
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Great location on the main street right next to the busstop. Hostel was very clean throughout, plenty of bathrooms, nice kitchen with just about everything you need. Breakfast was above average for hostel standards, beds are very comfortable (stayed in an eight bed dorm), and staff is just incredibly helpful and friendly. Could not recommend this place more!

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We abandoned the third night of our camping trip and managed to get a family dorm in this hostel. The owners were personable, warm and friendly. We had use of the kitchen to cook dinner, and were happy to meet other families and smaller groups of travellers. The room and beds were clean and comfortable, and the hostel is very...

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Aiken, South Carolina
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We spent two night, beds are good, the hostel is well located We really enjoy to talk with both hosts, they gave us a lot of information Free parking front of the hostel from 5:30 pm to 11:30 am A place to be :)

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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We would specially like to thank Sharon for her warm welcome. This place is really good value. You get a good place to stay in town, for a very good price ! Breakfast is good for a hostel. Maybe orange juice is missing ? We'll be back for sure. Thanks a million for a lovely stay.

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Reviewed 16 June 2016

We got off the bus, and the hostel was a few doors down, so that was the first pleasant surprise. Second, was the warm welcome that the hostel gave us. We spoke with a woman who got our room ready for us within 25 minutes of our arrival even though we got there WAY before check in time. With our...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I had the chance to stay overnight at this hostel but it was not a pleasant stay. The hostel management staff did not put much effort to make it a good accommodation experience. The hostel is not comfortable enough and the space is limited at the hall corridor when walking upwards to find your place. Also I did not see...

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Ireland
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights in May for the Tour De Connemara cycle. Central location in the middle of the town. Very clean inside with good bathrooms. Beds were clean and comfortable. The owners were very pleasant and were helpful within information about the local area. Would definitely return here.

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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Stayed here with a friend on Fri and Sat 27th and 28th May for the Tour de Conemara cycle. We stayed in a twin room, bunk beds, very comfortable and bed linen that smelled like they were fresh out of the wash-lovely, room was very clean, showers were in individual rooms upstairs with seperate toilets. All very clean and tidy....

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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Stayed here with 3 others in September '15. On the minus side..the décor is old and outdated, the kitchen is too small, there is no ventilation in the rooms so they get stuffy very easily, and the showers are in need of cleaning. On the plus side the location is central. It is possible to find far better and more...

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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clifden Town Hostel is a small friendly hostel offering a warm welcome to all of its guests. Located on Market Street in the centre of Clifden. The hostel has a self-catering kitchen and a dining room and common room for guests to use and meet fellow travellers. All of the bedrooms are bright and airy and some offer sea views. Wi-Fi is available throughout the building. Clifden Town has many cafes, restaurants and bars. The town centre has many lifestyle, fashion and giftware shops and has three large supermarkets. Traditional music can be heard at the bars most evenings. Clifden is the ideal base to explore Connemara. There are numerous walks by the sea, through the bogs and hills, the Sky Road, the Bog Road and many more starting at the town or bikes can be hired for longer journeys to Omey Island, The National Park, Round stone and Dogs Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clifden Town Hostel

Address: Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clifden
Price Range: £43 - £100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Clifden Town Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“A hostel for just to stay overnight and nothing more spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles ares_tz, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Families there is a separate kitchen upstairs to give you a little bit more space to cook for the little ones”
 of 5 bubbles stephenfJ8947VQ, 12 Aug 2014 | Read review
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