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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The dirtiest place I have been. Room number 101 packed with very small windows not enough for the bad small of the room, 6 beds, one small corridor for everybody live bags and circulate, beds poor but fine, only 2 taken for everybody charges phones and electronics (impossible)!! The website says: Free continental breakfast and car park limited. Car park... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not confuse this accommodation with the Railway B&B which is just around the corner and seems to be better than this hostel! Rooms are clean enough although there was dust on the bunk beds. Main problem is the noise throughout the night, people coming in from a night out and/or from drinking and singing outside of the hostel. On... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

A group of us stayed here for a night. The hostel is across from the train station and a small stroll into the centre of Killarney. As hostels go its welcoming. All the rooms are named after Disney themes which was very cute. The rooms are basic but we were only throwing our bodies down for the night. The staff... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Located just a hundred yards from the bus and rail stations on the edge of the town centre, we stayed for two nights in mid June as a base for exploring Killarney National Park and the Ring of Kerry. The hostel is competitively priced in a town packed with expensive hotels for (mostly) American tourists, and singposted up a short... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

There was a drunken vagrant in my room. He was out of his mind with drink and began ranting and raving in the middle of the night in an expletive strewn tirade. I needed somewhere to bed down for 4 shorts hours as I was leaving very early, but had to leave the room as it felt very unsafe (aside... More 

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Crofton, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We just stopped at our first spot when we came into Killarney. We were tired and ready to get out of the car. Our host (I'm afraid I don't know his name-I didn't write it down) was very friendly and answered our questions. Railway isn't fancy - this was one of the simpler places we stayed. But, it is clean,... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

very centrally located across the road from the bus/train station well run very clean and quiet and staff very helpful an friendly within easy walking distance of town centre and all facilities parking a bit restrictive as very few spaces available but can accommodate a few motorbikes

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Nowra, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

This hostel smells.. Cigarettes and damp and other indescribable things. The beds look like they have not been washed, but they smell ok and they have waterproofs on them which is a little reassuring (I put emphasis on 'a little'). The roof leaks, there is evidence of this down the walls and on the floors. The floorboards are buckled, dare... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

great atmosphere (even later when we mooved to a more fancy and moder hostel we missed this one)we met really friendly and interesting people (staff and oher travelers). located just outside of the center of killarney, so you can go partying but you are not disturbed later in the night by the sound from the street. it is not the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

I know it was cheap for Ireland standars, but I have to say I have paid the same money in other places and got much more. There is not enough toilets for so many people, I even had to qeue a few times to brush my teeth. Toilets were dirty, and the room was old. Yes, it was cheap, but... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Killarney Railway Hostel is situated across the road from the Bus and Train stations in the heart of Killarney Town. It is close to the famous Killarney National Park and an ideal base from which variousother beautiful destnaions may be explored. The Hostel has everything one would need for a pleasant vacation including complimentary breakfast, self catering Kitchen, 24 hour recepton and FREE Wi Fi access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Railway Hostel

Address: Fair Hill Cottages Railway Lodge 12 Fair Hill, Killarney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range: $22 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 114
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