Connemara National Park Hostel - Self Catering - Backpacker Accommodation

Letterfrack Lodge was built,and is owned and managed day-to-day by Mike. This Wild Atlantic Way Hostel, Self Catering, and Restaurant has evolved over the past 14 years. Today we offer a nice mix ...

About Mike

After travelling extensively to all the corners of the globe, Mike decided to build a purpose built, cleanest most affordable standard accommodation possible. To take the best of what he learnt on ...

No.1 - Walk The Connemara National Park

Number 1 on "Mikes top 10" is walking the Connemara national park. It's a 5 minute walk to the visitor centre which has lots of info a cafe and a children's playground to but no trip to Connemara is ...


Lovely and good value Connemara Hostel

Lovely Hostel room. Plenty of space and comfortably appointed furnishings. Friendly and professional service. Delicious breakfast in the restaurant. What more could you ask for? We pulled into unannounced and managed to secure a hostel room at the last minute. We had no idea what to expect.

“Rocks, Mussels and the best hospitality around...”

Mike in character and is so helpful in suggesting what to do/ where to go. If you're lucky he will take you out down to Mollys or cook you some fresh mussels from his mussel farm. The staff in the hostel are all welcoming and helpful,..

“Geologist spending 6 weeks!!!! Most memorable place !!!!!!!!”

I stayed at the Lodge for 6 weeks so its safe to say I know it damn well! STAYING 1 – 2 NIGHTS – cheapest hostel accomodation in the village, cheap great breakfast, large kitchen facility, crazy friendly staff, free wifi, rooms to fit everyones needs – luxury spacious rooms for the family or bunk beds for the cheap traveller....

“A 5 star Connemara hostel”

We had planned to camp in the hostel gardens for one night but due to the weather we were easily swayed to stay in the hostel. We ended up staying for 2 nights and coming back later in the same trip for a further 2 nights. The rooms are of a hotel standard and the common facilities like kitchen, dining...

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