Dún Chaoin (Dunquin) Youth Hostel
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Dún Chaoin, Ballyferriter,
Ms Carmel Ui Bhric
Dún Chaoin hostel is located in a stunning setting near the very popular Dingle. A modern hostel in Kerry with ensuite rooms, a common room and dining room with views overlooking the Blasket Islands, it’s clear to see why it’s so loved!
Dun Chaoin Youth Hostel is part of the Irish Youth Hostel Association which emphasises safety and security in budget accommodation for youth travellers and groups. It is the most westerly hostel in Ireland and is located on the stunning Dingle peninsula with views overlooking the Blasket islands.
Manager Carmel will always make every effort to ensure your visit to this Gaeltacht area is one to remember and is happy to speak Irish with you.
Dún Chaoin Youth Hostel has dorm rooms, ensuite rooms, a selfcatering kitchen, common TV room and dining room making it suitable for families, individual travellers and groups alike. Rates include free parking, WiFi, luggage storage and laundry facilities.
There is also outdoor seating area with tables for picnics. For those who love to walk, hike or trek, the Dún Chaoin Youth Hostel is located on the Slí Chorca Dhuibhne (The Dingle Way) and is very near Mount Brandon, Ireland's second highest mountain so there’s plenty of challenges.
Dún Chaoin Youth Hostel offer breakfast and packed lunches pre booked for groups on request. Fresh clean sheets are provided at the hostel at a cost of €2. Towels can also be hired if you've forgotten yours.
Visitors return year after year to Dún Chaoin Youth Hostel due to the beautiful location and peaceful atmosphere, only five minute walk from the famous Blasket Island Centre with loads of activities in the area, there's always plenty to see, do and enjoy.