Location:  Allilies, Beara Peninsula, 

                  County Cork                 

Contact:  John Kelly

Phone:  353 (0) 27 73107

Email:  allihieshostel@eircom.net

Website:  www.allihieshostel.net

Directions:  on web site


Dormitory Bed :  16-18 euros

Twin Room:        45-50 euros

Double Room:     45-50 euros

Family Room:      55-65 euros

Open:  April-October


-free hot showers

-cots and high chairs on request

-games and books

-guide books

-maps and information

-kitchen with fridges and cookers


-common room

-large sheltered courtyard

-warm, friendly greeting

-outdoor barbecue

-nearby market for food and supplies

-advice on local history and walks

Things To Do:

-enjoy walking and viewing the incredible scenery of the Atlantic Ocean and the nearby Slieve Miskish Mountains

-bicycle hire available in village

-enjoy fishing

-playground nearby with basketball and tennis facilities, and slides and swings, etc.

for smaller children

-visit three pubs just steps away from the hostel

-enjoy local traditional music

-enjoy the Beara Way

-relax and enjoy nearby pristine beaches:                             Ballydonegan Strand and Garinish Strand

-enjoy the walking route from Allihies to Castletownbere

-enjoy cycling

-take a cable car ride over to Dursey Island

-visit historical sites such as the Lehanmore Ring Fort, the wedge tomb, holy wells, standing stones,  a ring fort

-visit Allihies Coppermine Museum

-visit Cod’s Head with the wild cliffs and take a chance for a possible sighting of whales and dolphins

-learn scuba diving, kayaking, and sailing

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