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Cork, Ireland
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I read in a couple of reviews that it was dirty and would suggest it was more "grubby". Not a fancy place by any means but it was cheap and cheerful. Good kitchen and as much cereal and toast as you want for breakfast.

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Chudleigh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived early evening on Saturday night all town busy - called on off chance - were fully booked but offered us a staff single room (9 Cheeta) and happy for us to bring in our blow up bed and put it on floor - luckily enough it also had en suite with shower and toilet. We found it clean and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

a horrible night . be housed in a room wedged between the showers and toilets , is inconceivable to sleep. The residents take showers at all hours of the night .... !this is not an establishment to recommend. I deçue to have paid too much for such a night . showers are dirty and unsavory toilets.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 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 July 31, 2016

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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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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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: $21 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 114
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