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    Kinlay House Hostel

    Bob And Joan's Walk | Shandon, Cork, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent20%
    • Very good25%
    • Average31%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible13%
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    “tv room” (10 reviews)
    “city centre” (22 reviews)
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed November 1, 2014

    For my taste Kinlay House Hostel is way to big, there are so many rooms, and all are 10 bed or more dorms, however the kitchen is very very small, there was a queue for using the cooker. I stayed in a 12 bed dorm...More

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    Reviewed September 13, 2014

    Stayed on a weekend and it was nothing but noise. Dodgy characters constantly drinking outside, morning noon and night,Oh , dont forget its right beside the church whose bells ring constantly!!!!!!!!!!! so was afraid for my car. No soundproofing and room was small. We asked...More

    Thank sgesge
    Reviewed August 26, 2014

    I stayed here with my Paddy Wagon group in two different rooms and our experiences were quite different. I was in a 3 bed with the bathrooms outside in the hall; I felt like I was in a prison cell and the door was so...More

    2  Thank hcoli
    Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

    I stayed here this past week, it was busy and full of life but on weeks not as busy I can see it being a bit dull. Pros: -amazing staff: the staff was so friendly and helpful. I left my kindle in the common rooms...More

    2  Thank Nordic_gypsy
    Reviewed August 21, 2014

    On the positive side, Kinlay House is in a great location. And even with 7 beds per room there is a semblance of privacy because two sets of bunk beds are tucked in little alcoves. On the negative side, the bedding had seen better days....More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • $36 - $59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • Province of Munster >
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    • Shandon
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    "We really enjoyed room 2, though apparently, the WiFi signal is stronger on higher floors."
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    "All rooms good particularly ones on the upper floor"
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