Portmagee Hostel
Skellig Ring Road, Portmagee, Ireland, Portmagee, Ireland

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Welcome to Portmagee Hostel, located in the fishing village of Portmagee, the gateway to Valentia Island and Skellig Rocks. Newly opened, Portmagee Hostel is a super example of today's contemporary, yet traditionally styled modern hostel. With warm, spacious, fresh and bright bedrooms and facilities, you will be more than happy by the private and public areas available.

Individuals, groups, families, clubs, students, backpackers, in fact, we welcome everybody. With a combination of 22 bedrooms to choose from, we also offer 2 Self Catering Kitchens with all modern utensils and facilities; 2 Dining Rooms; and a Lounge with TV, DVD and Stereo.

Located on the Skellig Ring, 'A Secret Ring off the Ring of Kerry', Portmagee Hostel is the ideal place to stay when exploring Valentia Island and the Skellig Rock, and this most beautiful area of Ireland's rugged south west coast.

The famous Skellig Island Boat Trips are only 2 minutes from the Hostel and other well known activities and amenities include the Kerry Way for walkers; magnificent scenery for all to fall in love with: great quiet cycling routes; diving and angling; horse riding; a wide variety of archaeological sites and Heritage Centers including the Skellig Experience; quality music, food & pubs; and best of all, World Famous Irish Hospitality.

Facilities include:
Car Parking Available
Wheelchair Friendly
Linen Included
Credit Cards Accepted
Luggage Storage
Children Friendly
Guest Kitchen
Telephone/Fax Facilities
Common Room
No Curfew
No Lockout
Free Car Park
No Smoking
Taxes included in price
Breakfast Not Included


  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Towels for hire
  • Wheelchair Accessible


From Kerry Airport it's a 1 hour drive to Caherciveen, the nearest town to our Hostel in Portmagee (12km). 2km outside of Caherciveen on the Waterville Road, take the 1st right hand turn at sign post to Portmagee.
Go through the village of Portmagee staying on the Skellig Ring road and Portmagee Hostel is located on the left hand side of the road just as you leave the village.
From Tralee and Killarney (train and bus) take the N70 to Killorglin and then take the same directions as above.