From Belfast: Follow main road (A3) into Armagh. You will pass The Mall on your left hand side. Go straight at the roundabout and up College Street. At top of hill, follow road around to right and take immediate left onto Abbey Street. At junction, turn left and ACYH will be on your right behind the Cathedral.
From Dublin / Newry (A28): On coming into Armagh follow signs for Dungannon. At the bottom of The Mall (at courthouse), turn left at the roundabout up College Street. At top of hill, follow road around to right and take immediate left onto Abbey Street. At junction, turn left and ACYH will be on your right behind the Cathedral.
From Monaghan (A3): On entering Armagh, turn left after Keeley's garage onto Irish Street. Continue past St Malachy's Church onto Upper Irish Street. Veer right (Castle Street is on your left). After approx 200m take the slip road to the left and then immediately right. ACYH will be on your left.
From Dungannon: Follow signs for City Centre / Newry. At the bottom of the Mall (just after KFC), turn right at the roundabout onto College Street. At top of hill, follow road around to right and take immediate left onto Abbey Street. At junction, turn left and ACYH will be on your right behind the Cathedral.
Located in Armagh City Centre the Armagh City Youth Hostel is the ideal location to explore the City and District. All the main city attractions are within a comfortable walking distance including two impressive cathedrals of St Patrick. Armagh city has a lot to offer all age groups and interests including a world renowned Planetarium, Armagh County Museum, the Mall, the Market Place Theatre hosting an exciting and varied programme of arts and cultural events; state of the art cinema and a selection of boutiques, shops and twice weekly Shambles market to keep the avid shopper happy. Throughout the year Armagh hosts several internationally acclaimed cultural festivals and sporting events including:
William Kennedy Piping Festival; Armagh International Road Race; St. Patrick's Festival; John Hewitt Literary Summer School; Charles Wood Summer School; Tommy Makem Festival of Song; Bard of Armagh; Georgian Day;
7-Hills Blues Fest; Apple Blossom Festival, etc. to name only a few.
The recently refurbished hostel offers comfortable modern accommodation at an affordable price suitable for individuals, groups and families seeking a relaxing holiday or explorative break in the historic Armagh.
***PLEASE NOTE THAT CHECK IN IS AVAILABLE FROM 4PM***
***PLEASE NOTE THAT THE HOSTEL IS CLOSED BETWEEN 11.00 AM AND 4.00 PM AND WE KINDLY ASK GUESTS TO VACATE THE PREMISES DURING THESE TIMES. ***