The Old
Location:      The Fairgreen
                       County Wicklow

Directions:    From Dublin/Rosslare: Take N11
                      In Rathnew take R752 to Rathdrum
                      At “The Corner House,” turn off
                      main street, go 150 metres, see
                      the sign “Hostel,” and follow.
                      Rathdrum is served by mainline 
                      train and bus.

                      Rathdrum is served by mainline train     
                      and bus from Dublin and Rosslare.

Phone:        +353 404 46930     


Contact:      Harry

Open Times:      all year

Check-In Times:  until 9 p.m.
                             Please call if you plan to
                             arrive later


-six private ensuite rooms available

-family rooms available

-set in grounds of village centre

-laundry facilities

-free hot showers

-free bed linen provided

-common room with  t.v.

-free car parking

-luggage storage

-wheelchair access

-groups are welcome

-self-catering kitchen

-can accommodate 50 people

Payments Accepted:



Visa Card

Laser (debit card)

Things To Do:

-visit Avondale House and Forest Park

500 acres, exotic trees, river and forest


within 2.3 km

-visit Devil’s Glen Wood, Waterfall,

Holiday Village, and Racing Yard

within 22.1 km

-Djouce Mountain

within 22.1 km

-visit Glendalough Monastic Site,

Round Tower, and Valley

within 10.6 km

-Great Sugarloaf Mountain

within 25.2 km

-Lough Tay, Wicklow Mountains

within 19.5 km

-Mount Usher Gardens -

within 12 km

-Old Wicklow Head Lighthouse

within 16 km

-visit Wicklow Town


-Powerscourt House and Gardens

within 28.2 km

-Powerscourt Waterfall

within 23.7 km

-enjoy Ballygannon Wood

-enjoy Parnell Memorial Park

-enjoy fishing

-enjoy many walks including the

Main Walk

-enjoy the Jubilee Walk which includes

views of St. Mary and St. Michael’s

Church, St. Michael’s Healing Well,

old Mass paths, the Famine Graveyard

-enjoy the Mill Walk

-enjoy the Parnell Railway Walk

-enjoy music in the pubs on weekends

-enjoy golf

-enjoy kayaking

-enjoy many area restaurants

-visit Clara Lara Fun park

-visit Greenan Farm Museum and Maze

-visit Kilmacmurragh Arboretum



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All prices are per person.

•    Twin Private Room En-suite: €20

•    3 Bed Private Room En-suite: €18

  1.    4 Bed Private Room En-suite: €18 

  2.    4 Bed Private Room Shared  

        Bathroom: €17

•    5 Bed Female Dorm: €17

•    6 Bed Mixed Dorm: €17

•    6 Bed Male Dorm: €17

•    8 Bed Mixed Dorm En-suite: €16

•    12 Bed Mixed Dorm: €15

      Credit Cards accepted.

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