Location:   Listowel, County Kerry

                    Billeragh House Hostel is a       Georgian period  house of  by-gone ages which has been adapted to the needs of the modern travelers and wants of an old world residence.

Contact:              Tom McElligott

Mobile:               (+) 353  (0) 87 9880431

Opening Dates:    all year

Check-in Times

Please call in morning or 1/2 hour

before arrival in Listowel to make


Email:        billeraghhousehostel@yahoo.com


-period house dating from the mid-1800’s

  that was restored in 1995, and recently

  listed as a Heritage House

-eight bedrooms with a total of thirty-six

  bed places, all en-suite (with bathroom)

-four double rooms

(a spacious double ensuite room has a double bed and a single bed)

-four family rooms

a spacious family ensuite room has one double bed and two bunk beds accommodating four other people


-no later than 10:30 p.m.


-dorm room 20 euros per person including

  towels and sheets

-private double room for a couple

(50 euros)

-double room for families (parents and up

  to six children included)  70 euros per



-beautiful location

-large private garden

-twenty-four hot showers

-spacious and well-equipped self-catering 

kitchen with Old World atmosphere

-bright and welcoming Old World dining


-plentiful wildlife situated on grounds

-working farm

-recommended in Guide de Routard

-Bord Failte Approved

-no curfew

-car parking

-tours/travel desk

-washing machines

-self-catering facilities

-lounge area

-wheelchair friendly room

-breakfast can be provided upon request

Things To Do

-visit Listowel, a listed heritage town

  with St. Johns Arts and Heritage Centre

  and Sheanchai Writers Centre

-Listowel is a centre of walks for North


-golf course in town

-good taxi service in town

-visit one of 25 pubs in Listowel,

  many of which offer traditional music

-visit Garden of Europe

-visit medieval museum in town

-many shops, boutiques, and supermarkets

-town park for children to enjoy

-visit Fitzmaurice Castle in Listowel

-visit replica of old Lartigue Railway

-visit Water World in Tralee  (15 km)

-visit dog track in Tralee

-visit Ballybunion, (10 km)  a host town to

  international golfing events

-enjoy the beach in Ballybunion

-guided bog walks can be arranged for


-enjoy surfing in Castlegregory (25 km)

-enjoy salmon and trout fishing in River


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