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The Hutt Hostel
The Hutt Hostel
The Hutt Hostel

The small seaside town of Newcastle nestles at the foot of the Mourne Mountains on the County Down Coast. Overlooking Newcastle beach, this recently refurbished hostel/backpackers offers budget accommodation with self service breakfast included, suited to groups, families and individuals. Ideal for walkers, climbers, ramblers and mountain bikers who wish to explore the majestic Mourne Mountains. The hostel is located in the centre of Newcastle seaside resort with good access to all amenities and close to Castlewellan Forest Park, Mountains of Mourne, Murlough Beach and Soak Seaweed Baths.

There are a range of room sizes available, a fully equipped self catering kitchen and a self-contained family apartment which can accommodate up to six people. We have a laundry and large drying room facility especially suited to the "mucky" outdoor adventurer. A cosy lounge with a log burning stove and games room to help you relax. A children’s adventure playground is located across the road from the hostel. There is also plenty of car parking close by.

Hutt Hostel is perfect for anyone seeking an adventure/seaside holiday and sampling the wide range of outdoor activities on offer nearby such as horse riding, rock climbing, hill walking and canoeing.

Hutt Hostel provides:

•Group catering available

•Self-catering kitchen

•Television lounge

•Dining area/Games room with pool table

•Family self-contained apartment


•Drying room

•Bed linen provided

•Secure bicycle lock up

•Booking/Payment available online


As you approach Newcastle turn left at the top of Main Street and then right into Downs Road, opposite the seafront. A car park is located opposite the hostel.

In 2015 the Hutt Hostel were awarded a Bronze Award in the Green Tourism Business Scheme.

Rooms and units

Rooms and units
Room quantity and type Sleeps
1 x Room for 4 sharing 4
1 x Room for 5 sharing 5
2 x Room for 6 sharing 6
2 x Room for sharing 8
1 x Room for sharing 3


  • WiFi
  • Parking Available
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Laundry Service

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  • WiFi
  • Parking Available
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • TV & Games Room onsite
  • Hairdryer Available
  • Family Room on request
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
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Accommodation / Hostel

The Hutt Hostel

30 Downs Road
Co. Down
BT33 0AG
Phone number
T: (028) 4372 2133
Phone number
M: (07442) 506 304
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