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    Knockree Youth Hostel

    Lacken House, Wicklow, Ireland
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      2 adults
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          $103
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          • Very good25%
          • Average8%
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          Breakfast included
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          1 - 5 of 97 reviews

          Reviewed yesterday

          Large, clean bright rooms, great self-catered kitchen, helpful , friendly staff. Excellent location for walking the Wicklow Way, or just seeing some of beautiful Ireland. I was in a 5 bed room, but with 3 down and 2 in a loft, it offers much more...More

          Thank Karen M
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The hostel provides a wonderfully cosy place to kick back after a long day's hike. Great facilities, terrific staff and amazing vistas all around. What more could one wish for? I'll be paying them a visit again soon, I'm sure.

          Thank Marius S
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed here on a Thursday night for a next hay hike on the Wicklow Way. We were a group of six guys and we had a six bed dorm room. We arrived about 7 pm. As it is a bit of a distance from...More

          Thank TWPF100
          Reviewed April 9, 2017

          Location - as mentioned in their website, its quite far from the closest town. Environment - fresh air as its far for city noisy. Facilities - all function well except need to replace the mattress (too thin). Staffs - friendly at reception but not at...More

          Thank LizzaHademi
          Response from Roy M, Head of Marketing at Knockree Youth HostelResponded April 11, 2017

          Thank you for your honest review Lizza. We will pass on your comments to the hostel manager about the beds, staff and the bathroom and hopefully those issues will be looked into so that we can improve on them.

          Reviewed March 28, 2017

          Very welcoming hostel and great facilities. Best place to stay on first day of the Wicklow Way. Great kitchen and we had a great double room with its own bathroom overlooking the valley and mountains.

          Thank drummersontour
          Response from Roy M, Head of Marketing at Knockree Youth HostelResponded April 5, 2017

          Thank you for the review drummersontour. We hope the rest of your trip was as good and that you come back again some time. Regards Roy

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          • $23 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 17
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          JackieJJJJ
          How far is the nearest restaurant please? Thank you.
          July 18, 2016|
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          Response from sarah m | Reviewed this property |
          By car at least 10mins as roads narrow so one has to drive slowly.kitchen has very good facilities so bring food.
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          "We went mid week and ended up with a dorm to ourselves."
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          "WiFi is free but doesn't work in the rooms, only around reception/common room."
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