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Knockree Youth Hostel

Lacken House, Wicklow, Ireland
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#1 of 7 Specialty lodging in Wicklow
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Non-smoking hotel
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Family Rooms
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Modern
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Lacken House, Wicklow Ireland
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We stayed while walking the Wicklow way. As a hostel, I couldn't fault Knockree, seems to be very well-run. the kitchen, dining area, and common areas were spotless. The breakfast offered was basic, but tasty... We stayed in a beautiful double room with beautiful views out over
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The YHA hostel in Knockree is accessible by the 185 bus from Bray. These buses have space (hold) for bicycles. The walk from the closest bus stop is around 30 - 40 minutes. The hostel is set in the wicklow mountains. The garden of Ireland, a beautiful place, surrounded by fields
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We stayed here because there was no place else. The reviews we read were actually very misleading so we were expecting a lot more. Rude staff. No en suite bathroom. Whole place stunk like onions. My bed had only a thin mattress compared to the others in the bunk suite. We stayed
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Response from anoigeiyha, General Manager at Knockree Youth Hostel
Responded Mar 15, 2019
Hello. We're terribly sorry to hear about your unhappy time staying at Knockree Youth Hostel. We always expect guests to have the best stay possible and usually they do so. We appreciate all feedback, no matter what it contains and it will be passed along immediately to the hostel manager to deal with the issues you raised.
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Not excited about this place. Staff was not pleasant to deal with, very arrogant towards not only the guests but also the staff/volunteers that work there. Additionally, the facilities aren't great. In the bathrooms there's mould on the walls, some hangers for towels are missing
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Response from Roy M, Manager at Knockree Youth Hostel
Responded Jan 17, 2019
Hello Aurelka. We're very sorry to hear you experienced this during your stay at our hostel. These are all issues we will raise with the hostel manager immediately. We appreciate your honest review as it helps us pinpoint what we can improve.
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Stayed for one night, as a base for a cycle round the Wicklow Mountains. Relaxed, friendly & helpful check-in. Indoor storage for bike in luggage room. All modern, clean & tidy. Great breakfast!. Perfect spot for hikers or similar.
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PRICE RANGE
$24 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IrelandProvince of LeinsterWicklow
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
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