All Hostels in Cork

Welcome to your detailed guide for Cork hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Cork, Irlande. Compare prices for Cork hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Cork Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Cork, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Average dorm price


Average private room price


Cheapest hostel in Cork


(Sheila's Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Cork


(Bru Bar & Hostel is the best rated)

Most Cork hostels are located in


Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Cork for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Get to know Cork (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Cork here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Blarney Blarney (8 Km / 5 mi.)
Cobh Cobh (13 Km / 8 mi.)
Midleton Midleton (20 Km / 12 mi.)
Kinsale Kinsale (22 Km / 13 mi.)
Kilbrittain Kilbrittain (29 Km / 18 mi.)
Macroom Macroom (33 Km / 20 mi.)
Clonakilty Clonakilty (41 Km / 26 mi.)

FAQ about Cork Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Cork. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Cork. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Cork Hostels

A hostel in Cork costs on average $22 for a dorm. A hostel in Cork with private rooms costs on average $87. shows all 5 Hostels in Cork. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 5 hostels in Cork, Irlande. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Cork such as

  • 2 hotels
  • 10 guesthouses
  • 1 apartments
This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Cork.

Travel Tips for Cork - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Cork

Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Cork and Irlande.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Cork