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The Black Sheep Hostel in Killarney provides adults-only accommodation with a shared lounge and a garden. Among the facilities at this property are a shared kitchen and a concierge service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The accommodation provides a tour desk and luggage storage space for guests.

All units in the hostel are equipped with a coffee machine.

Continental and buffet breakfast options are available daily at The Black Sheep Hostel.

The accommodation offers a sun terrace. Guests at The Black Sheep Hostel will be able to enjoy activities in and around Killarney, like cycling.

St Mary's Cathedral is 350 yards from the hostel, while INEC is 1.5 miles away. The nearest airport is Kerry Airport, 10.6 miles from The Black Sheep Hostel.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

The Black Sheep Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 14 Apr 2016.

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Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Killarney, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Buffet

FREE parking!


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

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  • The staff speak English

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About The Black Sheep Hostel

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  • Hi, I will be arriving at the property with a bicycle on my tour. Would it be possible to park it somewhere safely ? On one of the pictures I see some bikes already there with dedicated space? Just wanted to double check. THanks and best regards

    Hi, Yes we can keep your bike somewhere safe


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    Answered on 28 October 2019
  • Hello! We're a couple looking to stay 7-8 July and wanted to know if there are private rooms or it's all shared accommodation?

    Hello, we have dorms but also a private room and an apartment. Regards


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    Answered on 28 June 2021
  • Is there any free parking or cheap parking closeby?

    Hello, There is a free parking next to the cathedral, just 200m away from the hostel.


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    Answered on 3 August 2021
  • Is it quiet at night?

    Yes


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    Answered on 28 October 2019
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?

    Yes we will store your luggage for free.


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    Answered on 22 November 2019
  • Do you offer luggage storage?

    Yes we offer free luggage storage


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    Answered on 22 November 2019
  • Hi, Do ye have a curfew as I am hoping to book for a group of 7 and we will be going out in Killarney. Thank You

    Hi No we don't have a curfew but we take bookings from large groups. We've had some bad experiences with large groups. Regards


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    Answered on 3 January 2020
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?

    Yes, but we sell them here if you need one


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    Answered on 28 October 2019
  • Do you have a washing machine & a separate tumble dryer?

    Hi We provide a laundry service. For €10 we wash dry and fold your clothes.


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    Asked about: Apartment with Garden View • Answered on 24 May 2021
  • Do you share your bedroom with other people??

    Hello, If you book a dorm, yes you will be sharing. If you book a private, you won't.


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    Answered on 12 November 2019
  • Hello we are a group of 3 looking to have a private room with 3beds. Overnight stay on august 4 2021.

    Hi, We only have an apartment with one double bed. Maybe we could put a mattress on the floor for the 3rd person, if not there are bed available in a dorm.


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    Answered on 3 August 2021
  • Hi, we're a group of 8 and want to know whether we will all be sharing the same room if we all book a bed in the 8 person dorm? Thanks!

    Hi, Yes you would all be in the same dorm Kev


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    Answered on 13 May 2021
  • Can you provide gluten free breakfast?

    There is fruit and yogurt but if you tell us in advance we will get some gluten free bread for you. Regards, Noemi


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    Answered on 28 January 2020
  • this has to be the most expensive hostel in Europe, this is why i will not holiday in Ireland. sorry i know its not a question.

    Clearly you haven't travelled much in Europe then...


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    Answered on 27 July 2020
  • Hello, is there a room with a double bed available for this Saturday to Sunday?

    Sorry it's booked


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    Answered on 14 July 2021
  • Can I take a room only for me?! How much??!

    All prices are available on our booking engine


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    Answered on 29 May 2021
  • Do you have planned events or activities?

    Yes we do. It depends on the season but we do pizza nights, movie nights, irish stew nights and occasionally live music session


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    Answered on 22 November 2019
  • Hola actualmente esta abierto el hostel?

    The hostel is open on June 2nd


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    Answered on 24 May 2021
  • Good Morning, Before booking for my stay in May I would like to know if you have secure lockers. Kind regards, Foteini

    Good morning, there are lockers under every bed, you will just need your own padlock but the hostel is very safe. Regards, Noemi


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    Asked about: Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room • Answered on 28 January 2020
  • Is there a family room available. I am intending to travel with my daughter and teenage son. Daughter 21 can have own room but would prefer one room with 3 beds if possible

    Hi Our four bed dorm may suit you best. Thanks


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    Answered on 31 July 2021
Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Excellent location - show map
What's nearby
  • St Mary's Cathedral
    0.2 miles
  • Killarney Community Hospital
    0.5 miles
  • FitzGerald Stadium
    0.6 miles
  • INEC
    1.1 miles
  • Ross Castle
    1.4 miles
  • Killarney Riding Stables
    1.7 miles
  • Killarney Golf And Fishing Club
    1.9 miles
  • Killegy Church
    2.4 miles
  • Muckross Abbey
    2.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Muckross House
    2.8 miles
  • Moll's Gap
    10.4 miles
  • Carrantuohill Mountain
    10.8 miles
Natural beauty
  • Lake Lough Leane
    1.6 miles
  • Mountain Carrauntohill
    9.3 miles
Public transport
  • Train Killarney Railway Station
    0.6 miles
Closest airports
  • Kerry Airport
    8.5 miles
  • Cork Airport
    45.9 miles
  • Shannon Airport
    50.6 miles
How to get to The Black Sheep Hostel from Kerry Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of The Black Sheep Hostel
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Themed dinner nights
  • Movie nights
  • Cycling
  • Library
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
General
  • Adult only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Dutch
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House rules
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Check-in

14:00 - 21:00

Check-out

08:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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FAQs about The Black Sheep Hostel

  • Guests staying at The Black Sheep Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

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

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Black Sheep Hostel (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Check-in at The Black Sheep Hostel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Black Sheep Hostel by:

    • Car 20min

  • The Black Sheep Hostel is 250 yards from the centre of Killarney.

  • The Black Sheep Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Library
    • Movie nights
    • Themed dinner nights
    • Live sport events (broadcast)