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Kilkenny Tourist Hostel

35 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Calgary, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very welcoming staff! We stayed there only one night, they gave us lots of information on where to see traditional music (options and where they were located), and where nearby parking was.....we stayed on the top floor and looked out on the street. Two showers on top floor (unisex). Sink in hallway was handy for brushing teeth. Location was perfect,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
52 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The positives: The staff were warm and friendly We were welcome to stick around and make use of the communal facilities after checking out The location is superb, a two minute walk from the main centre of Kilkenny The kitchen area was large and had a lot of emphasis on recycling The negatives: There were no working lights in the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Reservation: 8 bed dorm, female only Neighborhood (the edges of city centre): The hostel has a red door on it. Locals often know it as “the hostel with the red door”. It is along the main street, but a good walk from the busiest part of town. It is a safe and well-lit place at night, though fairly empty. The... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Excellent hostel; The staff were so lovely. 2euro parking a day and bus and trains from Dublin. It was such a friendly atmosphere. Comfortable beds and clean rooms. It was great to have the use of the kitchen and even though we didn't use the common area I could see it was a relaxing surrounding. I didn't sleep much at... More

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United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

Located in walking distance of the city is the best part of staying here. Free WiFi large dining area, large common area. Friendly helpful staff. Very busy during our two day visit. Seeing Kilkenny is a definite, great city.

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Dublin, Ireland
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

From the outside this hostel looks old and ran down and in the hallways and common room this theme continues. We stayed as a group of 5 friends in a 6 bed dorm. I have to say the room was nice, freshly painted and very clean. The bathrooms and shower facilities were also kept immaculately clean. The kitchen is good... More

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Athens, Greece
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

This was a beautiful and cozy place to stay in the heart of the wonderful city of Kilkenny!!!Staff was kind and helpful and the rooms were very clean.The building was a traditional georgian one.the hostel was very close to the castke,the cathedral and all the shops and pubs...We had a small problem with the hot water in the showers.Wi fi... More

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Coolum Beach, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

If you're looking for a party hostel, Kilkenny Tourist Hostel is not for you! (At least when I stayed there it wasn't.) This hostel was homely, warm, comfortable and impeccably clean. The kitchen is spotless and the common room has a nice fireplace that's going every night. The only downside is being located 20mins from the train station, but it's... More

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Santa Cruz, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We got a family room with bathrooms nearby. Clean, friendly, well-run. And a real bargin. Cheap parking nearby. Comfortable and spacious lounge, kitchen and dining areas. And they did our laundry too!

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Cork, Ireland
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Four of our family stayed two nights in the four bed room. Another stayed in an 8 bed women's room. A lovely peaceful old Georgian terraced building. Minimally changed which means the character is preserved. A find. All the hotels were booked as it was opening weekend of the excellent Kilkenny Arts Festival, so we found ourselves here by chance,... More

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Address: 35 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
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