We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/12/2017 04/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Rainbow Hostel

    Doolin, Ireland
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    03/12/2017 04/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in DoolinSee available hotels in Doolin
    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (26)
    Hotel Doolin
    628 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Doolin
    1.0 km
     
    Jurys Inn Galway
    2,082 reviews
    #6 of 46 hotels in Galway
    35.0 km
     
    Aran View Country House
    339 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Doolin
    1.0 km
     
    Vaughan Lodge
    382 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Lahinch
    9.8 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good11%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “common room” (25 reviews)
    “rock climbing” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Kitchenette
    All hotel details
    Contact Info
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (241)
    There are newer reviews for Rainbow Hostel
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    11 - 15 of 195 reviews

    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    I liked the homey environment of the living room and kitchen. The owners were also very kind and helpful, and very relaxed. The blankets were very thick and warm. Rooms for 6 people had their own bathroom inside. The only thing I missed was a...More

    1  Thank stella_polaris1979
    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    The hostel is a short walk from two of the main pubs that offer traditional music in the evenings and from a breakfast cafe. The rooms are clean, with some private rooms with ensuite baths available. Some of the private rooms are very cramped, so...More

    Thank BLShep
    Reviewed 10 March 2017

    The hostel is in an excellent location. It's only within walking distance from the main amenities in Doolin and public transport stops. It also has a large parking lot if you are driving in the area. The rooms are clean and the hostel has a...More

    Thank theflyingcamba
    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    I always stay here when I am rock climbing in the Burren. Lovely little hostel, very big kitchen and very well stocked. Rooms are nice and always clean. Will always chose this hotel when I am in the area.

    Thank ShayKitoff
    Reviewed 24 October 2016

    It's a very cosy hostel in Doolin village. The owners: Carmel and Mattie are very friendly and they also own a B&B that is located next to the hostel. They are helpful and nice. The hostel is very good located (around 2,5 km from the...More

    Thank AnnaZielinska
    Hotel Doolin
    628 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Doolin
    1.0 km
     
    Jurys Inn Galway
    2,082 reviews
    #6 of 46 hotels in Galway
    35.0 km
     
    Aran View Country House
    339 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Doolin
    1.0 km
     
    Vaughan Lodge
    382 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Lahinch
    9.8 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$40 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Munster >
    • County Clare >
    • The Burren >
    • Doolin
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (26)
    Nearby
    Aran View Country House
    339 reviews
    .96 km away
     
    Hotel Doolin
    628 reviews
    .98 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Roadford House Restaurant
    388 reviews
    .16 km away
    Cullinan's Seafood Restaurant
    312 reviews
    .93 km away
    The Ivy Cottage
    217 reviews
    1.34 km away
    McGann's Pub and B&B
    1,217 reviews
    .18 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Beauty Of The Burren Walks
    21 reviews
    1.59 km away
    Doolin Garden and Nursery
    47 reviews
    .77 km away
    O'Connors Pub
    293 reviews
    1.34 km away
    Irish Crafts
    90 reviews
    .71 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Rainbow Hostel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Away from road, but I still slept like a rock."
    Read review
    "apart from a hostel, there´s also a b and b run by the same people in case you want calmer rooms"
    Read review
    "Some rooms did not have good Wifi reception, but they are about to install a new system."
    Read review
    "Dorms are cheap and comfy"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing