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Lanigan's Hostel

Mary's Lane | parallel to Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cork, Ireland
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of 5 guys visiting Kilkenny. As soon as we walked in the door of Lanigans we were treated like criminals. We were even informed that if we call the FIRE BRIGADE then we would be charged for it. Why the fire brigade, out of nowhere, I asked the extremely aggressive girl who is the manager "who... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a stag if 15 stay here in July. On arrival @ 9 on the fri night we were a little drunk but weren't long sobering up after being put in our box by the manager. This was understandable for drunk lads arriving and her laying down the law. But to be honest she kept the same attitude toward... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We used lannigans as part of a package deal for my hen party. Although we did not stay at this hostel it was catering for our entertainment needs. We had a cocktail making session at the bar which was fun and well done, our waiter Anthony was very nice and friendly! However after dinner we were meant to arrive back... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

Rooms are basic but clean, with comfortable beds and warm powerful showers. We were on a hen do and the hostel can't be beaten for location, and the staff were friendly and gave tips on where was good to go. Also they organised some activities for us in the upstairs bar which were excellent. Highly recommend

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Bagshot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We stayed at Lanigans in july for a hen weekend and it was the perfect location - right in the centre of everything. Rooms were clean, beds were comfy and the staff were so friendly. We had a bit of a party in the upstairs bar on the Friday evening with food, drinks and karaoke and although I was one... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

A great location in Kilkenny, very central to all the local attractions. The room was functional for a night and clean, with comfy beds and warm showers. The bar attached had a great atmosphere with music and traditional Irish dancing on at 2130. The kitchen space looked very untidy, so did not use.

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Ballycastle, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Worst place I ever stayed!staff were like prison wardens,beds not clean,when we went out and came back in it looked like our bags have been gone through.i would advise people not to us the very poorly run hostel!!!!!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Staff were great as too was the location and rooms for what we wanted. Problem was when the management conned us out of €100 and refused to refund it. Never be back and will advise others to be careful and watch out for this scam.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Recently stayed in Lanigans Bar and Hostel and had a great night! The location is second to none with the castle and all main streets within a five minute walk. The hostel was very clean and separate from the lively pub which means you can retire from the nightlife without having to worry about noise. We also received a lovely... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Very very very bad accommodation the rooms are like prison cells, there is no blinds on the windows there was no hot water at all for showers or in hand basins I really really would not recommend anyway wit any dignity stay here the place is an absolute dive

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Address: Mary's Lane | parallel to Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
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