Soerneog View Hostel, Rathlin Island was opened in 1998 . The hostel overlooks Mill Bay with good
views of grey and common seals . Soerneog, the Gaelic
word for "kiln", is the name of an area within the bay .
The hostel can accommodate up to 6 people in three private rooms (one room with a double bed and two rooms with bunk beds) . All rooms are on the ground floor with a wash hand basin in each room . It has full self-catering facilities - gas cookers, a microwave oven and fridge, and has central heating . There is a patio in front of the hostel with a barbecue area - a gas barbecue is provided for the guests to use .
We are only ten minutes walk from the ferry terminal, luggage can be picked up from the ferry by prior arrangement . The hostel is open from April to September .
We are certified by the Northern Ireland Tourist Board and are a “World Host” recognised business .
Bikes are also available for hire
From £15.00 per person per night, inclusive of bed linen, towels and shower.
This is established cycle hire business has been run for 13years, bicycles to suit all the family.
It is essential to book the bikes in advance in order to match the bike to the rider. There are a limited number of bikes. Helmets are included with the hire. All bikes are “bench checked” after every hire. The day hire rate
covers from 10.00am – 6pm.
The proprietors can also advise on the most
appropriate route depending on the age and ability
of the cyclist.
We also offer bikes with child seats (children up to
22kgs – 3yrs)
To avoid disappointment, please pre-book your bike.
Bikes will be available from Easter 2015.
PLEASE NOTE: The hostel will not open this year, 2015, due to health problems.
John and Jennifer McCurdy : Phone/Fax : +44 (0) 28 2076 3954.
Ferry booking : +44 (0) 28 2076 9299
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