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Kilkenny Tourist Hostel

35 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Paderborn, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed in a dorm for one night. The lady upon check in was very helpful and informative. There's a huge notice board in the entrance area with heaps of information about daily activities, events and what-to-do's. Unfortunately there's no breakfast provided, this would make it a perfect place!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

clean and private with own room key and keypad entry changed regularly.... very welcoming nice people cheap and in a really good location lots to do in the area and some beautiful medieval historic building.... plus offers on some attractions around the town.... thanks for everything J.W. & R.C. Rm.3 (p.s. try the hole in the wall bar for a... More 

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castel san pietro terme
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

we stay there just overnight, but good hostel, good ambient and the bedroom were clean and comfortable! so don't worry for the sleepy time! actually we didn't use all the common area, but the kitchen looks good, the sitting room looks cool, with couch and library! so, if you need, this hostel is a good choice!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

The Hostel is in am great location, easy to find and you can easely walk to the super market, castel and churches. The staff is super friendly and is glad to help you out. You can do your own thing here, the rooms ar big and the beds are comfy, the kitchen is big and you can have your own... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Had a perfect stay at this hostel. The hostel is a bit outdated but its something you can expect from a hostel.(its not a hotel) Beds are clean,showers are clean. Have to give a big thumbs up for the staff! They are very helpfull finding your way around Kilkenny,suggest the best places to see and the best bars to go... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Stayed in the Kilkenny hostel for only two nights which was a shame. The staff were lovely, really chatty and welcoming. The location of the hostel is perfect really central and close to everything necessary. I stayed in the girls dorm which was nice, beds ok. The facilities were good, big open kitchen with free tea and coffee and nice... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Friendly staff and cosy place. There was even a fireplace. On the downsinde - Beds were squeaky and made a lot of noice and the wifi was really bad, even in the common area. Nice kitchen but no free breakfast.

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for two nights. The best thing about the place was the location and the price. Not much of an atmosphere in the hostel like the ones that can be found in Portugal or spain. The hostel doesn't really have anything that makes it unique which was a little disappointing. Reception area is basically a desk in the hallway which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This is a bit overdue (sorry Angela), but I stayed in the Kilkenny Tourist Hostel for 35 days and loved the whole experience. Beds are what you expect from a hostel of this price, but they were comfortable and the showers always had hot water. There was plenty of space and appliances in the very clean kitchen for several people... More 

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Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This is very much an individual hostel in a historic building – which is a nice way to say that it is old and in need of an overhaul. However, for the price it is excellent value. Good location, although as you would expect being near a pub, it is pretty noisy at night. Bed was reasonably comfortable. Shared bathrooms... More 

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