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Cork International Hostel

1 & 2 Redclyffe, Western Rd, Cork, Ireland (Mardyke)
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Ranked #9 of 14 Specialty lodging in Cork
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014
BreannaSweers Ulm, Germany
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Ulm, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This hostel was really good for the price but do expect it to be loud, and we found it to be cold at night as well. Wifi only works in the main lobby, but the location is great! Also a kitchen and dining tool available which is very helpful for the budgeted traveler!

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Adelaide, Australia
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34 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We stayed here recently for two nights in a twin room with private bathroom. We paid 40 Euros per night for the two of us and were very disappointed in the room facilities, staff and extra charges. Staff: All three staff members that we encountered were unfriendly and uninterested in helping in anyway or going above and beyond the bare... More

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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

We booked online easily, deposit required..pay on arrival. For an extra €10 you can haveyour laundry done. WiFi available free. Bright white sheets and towels given at check in. Clean rooms, ours had private bath. 10 mins from city centre walking.

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Sydney, Australia
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46 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We only stayed in this hostel for one night in an all female 6 bed dorm. Everything in the hostel was clean and it was well equipt with a kitchen and dining room and lounge room with TV. Free WiFi available downstairs is also a bonus. It is in a good location an easy walk from the city centre with... More

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Carndonagh, Donegal, Ireland
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

Nice hostel, within easy walking distance of town. Warm and clean with pleasant staff - when we ordered breakfasts the guy even asked if we wanted the scrambled eggs in or next to the toast! As it was quiet me and my sister were able to have a room to ourselves which was good. Not quite getting the five stars... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We've got nice, clean room, with bathroom and nice view. The staff was helpful and friendly. Okay, it takes around 15min walk to get to the center of the town, but famous university is just across the street and bus stop is in front of the hostel... so no need to worry ;) I would stay there again, definitely!

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Munich, Germany
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

While a bit out of town (15 min walk), Cork International Youth Hostel offers good value for a hostel. We took advantage of the private room option (20 EUR per person per night) and were accomodated in a spacious four bed room, shower and toilet were ensuite. As usual in hostels, the basin was in the bedroom and not in... More

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Cork, Ireland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

I pre booked for 3nights stay, on arrival I paid upfront. However in the bedrooms the wash basin is located in the room. Gggrrrr how terrible!! I had to witness my roommates brushing their teeth and scrubbing and cleaning their faces. To make matter worst, I deceived to check out after one night stay, I was told no refund. I... More

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Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This Hostel was clean and the staff was very kind. I slept quite well, the sheets, pillows were spotless and the hostel itself wasn't very noisy after a long night and bathroom was fairly clean. However, I didn't quite understand why the shower and the toilet were on the same level and not divided. The water from the shower was... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We stayed here for one night at the beginning of September and actually really enjoyed it. It was clean and I liked that they handed us our bedding when we checked in (that way you know it isn't dirty). It was nice to have a bathroom and vanity in each room, most hostels only provide 2-3 showers and bathrooms for... More

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Address: 1 & 2 Redclyffe, Western Rd, Cork, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Mardyke
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