Portrush Holiday Hostel

24 Princess StreetPortrushBT56 8AXUnited Kingdom
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About Portrush Holiday Hostel

A family-run hostel with self-catering facilities, the Portrush Holiday Hostel offers budget accommodation just minutes from the beach.

Rooms range from dorms to private or family rooms with ensuite facilities.

Free Wi-Fi is provided and there is complimentary breakfast on offer. The communal kitchen is well equipped and there are laundry facilities. The lounge area has a Freeview TV and there is free street parking.

There are a number of dining options if you don’t feel inclined to use the kitchen facilities. Harbour Bar and The Port Hotel offer traditional British cuisine, and there are also a number of Chinese and Italian restaurants nearby.

A number of surf schools are located around the corner from Portrush Holiday Hostel and coastal walks are right on hostel’s doorstep. Dunluce Castle is less than four miles away and Giant’s Causeway can be reached in twenty minutes by car.


24 Princess Street, Portrush, BT56 8AX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(28)70821288 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Direct beach access
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Welcoming service that goes above and beyond.

The hostel is a family run business that prides itself on its high levels of customer service. A number of guests have noted that the owners are highly efficient and friendly, and go out of their way to accommodate guests. A number of reviews have commented that the hostel feels more like a B&B.

Excellent value for money.

The Portrush caters for budget-conscious travellers, and as a result a number of reviews have praised the hostel’s value for money. Rates are low for its central location and the number of kitchen facilities that are provided.

Immaculate presentation.

The cleanliness of the rooms has never come into question, with guests noting that both dorm rooms and private rooms are consistently cleaned to a very high standard. Some guests have described the hostel as “spotless”, and have also praised the modern décor.

Negative Reviews

Other guests are sometimes heard.

The walls in the hostel are reputedly quite thin, and guests have occasionally remarked that can hear footsteps during the night. Nevertheless, the hostel is generally quiet with a laid back atmosphere, a noise complaints are few and far between.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 381 reviews across the web
9.2 /10
  • Expedia
    9.4 /10
  • hostelbookers
    9.5 /10
  • ebookers.ie
    10 /10
  • Other Sources
    8.9 /10
9.2 out of 10 based on 381 reviews