It is a former monastery still resplendent with many of its original features such as stained glass windows and polished wooden floors. All the rooms have amazing views of Croagh Patrick and offers private room and shared dormitory accommodation. Facilities include a self-catering kitchen, hot showers, free continental breakfast, freedom to come and go as you please, private or shared rooms, access to cooking facilities and TV/Video, all set in landscaped grounds only a 2 minute walk from the centre of Westport. With a choice of Family, Double, Twin, Four bed or Dorm room there is something to suit everyone. All guests are welcome to make use of the sitting room, dining room, kitchen and gardens within the designated hours. Bed linen is supplied and all rooms have their own wash hand basin with the exception of the 10 bed dorm. Self-catering kitchen is equipped with oven, hob, microwave, two fridges, guest shelves, pots, pans, crockery, cutlery etc.
For more information and special offers see the hostel's webpage.
Open time: 1st May - 30th September 8:00-23:00
October-December and March-April open for groups of 10 or more. Closed January/February.
Check-in time: 14:00-23:00
Check-out time: by 10:00
In Westport on Newport Road directly opposite the Maxol Garage. Turn left immediately after the Protestant church into the driveway (you drive under a 1.9m bar). You will see a school on your left, continue on up the driveway and you will see the entrance to Abbeywood.
• self-catering kitchen
• common room with TV, DVD
• no curfew
• free private car parking for 20 cars
• free Wi-Fi
• linen included
• towels included in private rooms
• towels hire for €1
• continental breakfast included
• free luggage storage
• free safety lockers
• laundry service (wash and dry 12)
• board games
• small library
• garden and BBQ area
Family Room, Double/Twin Room, 4, 10 Bed Dorms
29 beds in total.
• 10 Bed Dorm: €20 per person
• 4 Bed Dorm: €24 per person
• Double/Twin Room: €60 per room
• Family Room (2 People): €60 per room
• Family Room (3 People): €70 per room
Credit and Debit Cards accepted.
Tel.: +353 (0) 98 25496
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