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Railway Hostel

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic little hostel that i would happily stay at again. Basic and clean just what you pay for. Right in the heart of the town, perfect for a night out. Staff were warm and welcoming. Good use of space and communal areas. Will stop again in the future.

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Reviewed February 2, 2015

Staff polite,very basic room.It was beyond freezing..we were wearing out hats in bed,and lookibg for anything to put on us ro keep warm,the duvets were so old and thin!There was a 'heater' in our room which we were trying to turn on and eventually had.to ask a member of staff to help us to find out it was air con...

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Fremantle, Australia
Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

Great staff! Great location! Great wifi! What more could you want? Apart from free accommodation. It was good value and the staff were always happy to help and have a chat. I shall be returning to The Railway Hostel when I return to Killarney

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USA
Reviewed January 26, 2015

This hostel was pretty decent for the time we spent here. Each night we were at a different hostel and different city so we definitely got our share of seeing various places. It was very inexpensive here and we booked the Kangaroo room (which is a 4 bed dorm with a private bath). The bath was a stand-up shower with...

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Bilbao, Spain
Reviewed January 19, 2015

This hostel is located just beside the train station, as you can guess for its name. I stayed one night last weekend with some friends. The staff was polite with us and the day we were leaving they let us leave the suitcases in a room without paying, so that we were able to visit the city without carrying them....

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Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

I enjoyed staying at Railway. It has a cabin feel and a great atmosphere. The staff that I encountered during my short stay were very friendly. You couldn't ask for a better location if you're coming in via the rail as it is directly across the street. The price is fair and the rooms seem well maintained. I felt very...

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed November 11, 2014

I picked this hostel primarily due to it's proximity to the rail station since I was meeting a tour there the following morning. The location was good, the beds were fine, the wifi was good, and the staff member working the front desk was nice. It got a bit rowdy, but probably because I was a solo traveler staying in...

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Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Dirty smelly filthy pit . bathroom filthy toilet bowl soiled never cleaned mould on the bathroom tiles,pubic hairs in the bed, walls filthy in the rooms. I have informed the health authorities of this hostel.rip off Ireland.com

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Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

I have to give this a 5 because for only ten euros a night You get a central location, luggage, coffee, wifi, linen and staff that goes way out of their way to help u plan your trip without extra cost! It's the perfect place to crash after a long sojourn in the national park.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed October 4, 2014

Half of the staff really friendly, the other half seemed a bit less friendly than the other hostels I've been at. There was a disastrous night where there were two large groups and many of them were up screaming from 8pm till 4am the next morning, vomiting eveyrwhere. It is a shame they allow such large groups to come and...

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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 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 114
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“cheapest accommodation in killarney, excellent central location, HORRIBLE kitchen”
288karas, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“All rooms are nice and cosy”
, Nov 20, 2016 | Read review
“Choise a bed not next shower ....”
alexandrapC3325NF, Aug 21, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in front are a bit noisy before the traffic dies down.”
danab427, Jun 6, 2016 | Read review
“Choose a smaller dorm room to stay with great back packers.”
534averyc, Sep 24, 2015 | Read review
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