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Metropole hotel

High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on a stag do recently, our party of 10 (all professionals in our 30s) where somewhat surprised to be asked for €40 each as a 'Security deposit' on arrival.We had 2 rooms, a room with 2 and the rest in a dorm. Upon arrival in my room, I was shocked to discover that the wallpaper was hanging off... More

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was due to stay here as part of a stag party. There were about ten of us and we were split up around several different rooms. The standard of hygiene was atrocious and the service was horrendous. We arrived later than the rest of the group and we were grabbing a quick (cold) shower in the retro blue moulded... More

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County Wexford, Ireland
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The worst "hotel" I have ever stayed in.. Myself and 13 friends stayed there for a stag a few weeks back.. Needing though price was agreed and paid the still wanted a deposit off of each of us. We had 2 rooms booked and not 1 of them had hot water in the shower and barley luke warm water in... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was a considerable hole under the lino in the bathroom floor likely to cause injury at some point. The wallpaper was hanging off the ceiling. No hot water. Mould on the shower curtain. Radiator wouldn't turn off and the room was like a sauna. Mattress had broken springs. Pretty much the worst place I've stayed in.

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Dijon, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought I was getting an OK deal on this hotel/hostel for the night. I wasn't. We arrived to a dirty room with the walls peeling. The bathroom was disgusting and they provided no soap or waste bin. To top it off the room next to us was screaming and shouting until 8am therefore making it a tired final day... More

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Dublin, Ireland
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

As women my friends and I found this hostel very unsafe. There are no staff on duty at certain times of the night and there were male guests roaming up and down the hallways and trying to get into all the rooms. At one point they actually managed to get into one of our rooms (a private double room) because... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Dirty horrible place!!! Owner is a con man & very rude, had 3 nights booked here but left after 1 terrible night. Bathroom so dirty & mouldy not fit for a dog! This place needs to be closed down. Would rather sleep on a park bench!!!! You would be insane to stay here.

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Avoid this place like the plague-it was dirty,no locks on doors,falling apart-we had no choice but to stay one night and cancelled the following two we had booked but they refused a refund,even for the night they had more than 24hrs notice.

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Stayed in many places across the world but nothing quite as bad as this. Be warned it looks like a place tgats been stripped before having renovations done. The bathroom is mouldy with fixtures hanging off the walls. The walls are unplastered and where a connecting door once was is a piece of plywood held on by two screws. The... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I booked a room in a dorm for the night and wasn’t expecting much. I just wanted a bed and shower in the morning, so how could I go wrong? Well, the whole place was a little shabby looking, but that doesn’t matter, right? When I got to the room it looked like they had cleaned the main areas, but... More

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