In the centre of Killarney, Neptune's Hostel is just 5 minutes’ walk from the town’s bus and train stations. This hostel offers free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and is a short walk from Killarney National Park.

This family-run hostel offers private rooms and beds in dormitories, with shared bathroom facilities. There are full kitchen facilities and a communal lounge with TV. Other facilities offered include a laundry service, luggage and bike storage.

Neptune's Hostel serves breakfast each morning, with cereal, toast and jam, juice, tea and coffee. Packed lunches can also be provided, and there are also vending machines with drinks and snacks.

Killarney lies between Tralee and Kenmare, and is around 35 minutes’ drive from both towns. The hostel can arrange discounted tours of the Ring of Kerry, Dingle Peninsula and the Gap of Dunloe, as well as horse riding, guided walks, kayak trips, abseiling and discounted bike hire.

This is our guests' favourite part of Killarney, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Neptune's Hostel has been welcoming guests since 4 Apr 2014.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Killarney, this property has an excellent location score of 9.6

FREE parking!


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  • 1 double bed
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  • 1 double bed and
  • 2 bunk beds
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  • The staff speak English
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • St Mary's Cathedral
    0.3 miles
  • FitzGerald Stadium
    0.5 miles
  • Killarney Community Hospital
    0.5 miles
  • INEC
    1.1 miles
  • Ross Castle
    1.5 miles
  • Killarney Riding Stables
    1.8 miles
  • Killarney Golf And Fishing Club
    2.1 miles
  • Killegy Church
    2.4 miles
  • Muckross Abbey
    2.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Piccolo Pizza
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/bar The Laurels
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant Plan B burgers
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/bar Courtneys bar
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Muckross House
    2.9 miles
  • Moll's Gap
    10.6 miles
  • Carrantuohill Mountain
    11 miles
Natural beauty
  • Lake Lough Lein
    0.6 miles
  • Mountain Torc
    2.5 miles
  • Lake Muckross lake
    2.5 miles
  • Mountain Mangerton
    3.7 miles
  • River The Laune
    4.3 miles
  • Mountain Carrauntoohil
    8.7 miles
Public transport
  • Train Killarney Railway Station
    0.4 miles
Closest airports
  • Kerry Airport
    8.5 miles
  • Cork Airport
    45.8 miles
  • Shannon Airport
    50.5 miles
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Facilities of Neptune's Hostel
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Shared kitchen
  • Horse riding Off-site
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

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12:00 - 23:30


07:30 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 5 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking for more than 8 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Neptune's Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that this property cannot accommodate hen and stag, or similar parties.

When booking rooms for groups of 10 or more guests, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

FAQs about Neptune's Hostel

  • The prices at Neptune's Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Neptune's Hostel is from 12:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Neptune's Hostel (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Free parking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Neptune's Hostel by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 20min

  • Neptune's Hostel is 200 yards from the centre of Killarney.

  • Neptune's Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Horse riding