The Bluestack Centre

The Bluestack Centre Hostel is one of the 25 An Oige, Irish Youth Hostel Association (YHA) hostels throughout Ireland. The Hostel is situated approx 8Km (5 miles) from Donegal Town and is ideally located for exploring this unspoiled countryside.

We are in the heart of the fabulous Bluestack Mountains and surrounded by unspoilt countryside just waiting to be explored, you may even encounter the wildlife such as Deer, Pheasants and Rabbits.

The Bluestack Centre Hostel incorporates a luxury 28 bed hostel, complete with Private Room, Dormitory accommodation and an en-suite special needs room, ideal for wheelchair users. Guests can relax and unwind in the TV lounge and fully equipped self-catering kitchen provided for their comfort. Internet access is also available.

Among the facilities we have on offer are a new Children's Playground, Asto Turf, Tennis & basketball courts. Laundry service and towel hire service available. Some concessions are available for large groups and catering can be arranged for visiting groups with pre booking.
Also available at the Centre there’s indoor bowls, bingo and dance classes.

The Bluestack Centre is a 2 minute walk from O’Neills Pub where guests can enjoy the Ceol, Craic & Cainte – Gaelige for Music, Fun & Singing!

Activites nearby include
Horse riding

The Bluestack Centre policies & conditions;

Cancellation policy: 48h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.

Check in from
9.00am - 10.00pm Monday - Friday
4.00pm - 10.00pm Saturday.
Sunday - please ring the mobile number provided on your confirmation email in advance to let us know your arrival time.
Strictly no hostel check-in's after 10.00pm.
Please let us know your ETA in advance of your arrival to ensure there is someone here to welcome you.

Check out before 10:00am.

Payment upon arrival by cash.
Taxes included.
Breakfast not included.

No curfew.
Child friendly.
Non smoking.

Our Hostel is self catering with the nearest shops and restaurants approx. 8kms away so we would advise our guests to purchase provisions before coming to the Hostel.