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Knockree Youth Hostel

Lacken House, Wicklow, Ireland
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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42 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having not hosteled in sometime we were dubious as what to expect........ This place was great, great staff and beautiful location. Not too busy - so fridges and cooking all free to use at anytime. Everything you could need. As for 5 star, not so sure. we had the 'honeymoon' room which was lovely but next time think we'd go... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel is a wonderful option to stay at! Beautiful, clean and surrounded by amazing mountains... Wicklow way, Powerscourt are really near, so if you're looking for a nice accommodation with a natural magic nature this is your place! Staff is absolutely lovely, they're really friendly and full of wonderful stories, such a great guys. I had couple of lovely... More

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel in located in one of the most beautiful parts of Co Wicklow, with Powerscourt, Djouce, and Glendalough within walking distance. The staff are really really wonderful, always on hand and very friendly, chatty and accommodating . Sometimes I go there just to walk or relax by the fire and read, it can be a lovely romantic getaway with... More

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16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We spent one night here, the first as we hiked the Wicklow Way. We stayed in a "private" room with a bath, had full access to the well stocked kitchen and dining area. There seemed to be plenty of common areas for meeting other travelers and enjoying a rest after a long day's hike. Our room was basic and more... More

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98 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Great location along the Wicklow Way. Recently refurbished, the rooms are clean and bright with lovely hot showers and comfortable beds & bedding. Staff were really helpful and welcoming and theres lots of local information, maps, books on hand. Vending machines for drinks and chocolate were a sight for sore eyes! You can pre-order delicious breakfast ranging from continental to... More

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Kandersteg, Switzerland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Excellent hostel, close to Dublin but still in the mountains. On the Wicklow way and close to Enniskerry village. Kept to the highest of standards by a very helpful and accommodating team. Bedrooms will always be found in perfect condition. We always use the self catering kitchen though on the small side has everything a scout Troop would need. For... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

We we lucky have the whole hostel almost fully to ourselves (apparently there was one more guy, but we didn't see him). The location is breathtaking and the hostel is quite easy to find. The worker was very helpful although we didn't manage to find the short path to the river she advised us and got lost in the woods,... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

We arrived at the hostel on a dark, wet and windy night to find that our room had been upgraded! The room was big and very clean with a large and very comfortable double bed which had lovely clean sheets on it. The en suit was nice and clean with a good shower that had lovely HOT water, which was... More

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Very comfortable, well kitted out hostel! Very friendly accommodating staff and rooms are spacious, modern, clean and well kitted out, most with en Suite. Great base for walking in the Wicklow mountains.

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

I really enjoyed my visit to Knockree it was really away from it all, pleasant and helpful staff, great kitchen and dining area, breakfast was also provided if you choose. Rooms comfortable but would have liked a locker in my room. I will be back it was so relaxing. Met really friendly people. Recommend it highly. We did a moonwalk... More

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Address: Lacken House, Wicklow, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Wicklow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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