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    MacGabhainns Backpacker Hostel

    24 Vicar Street, Kilkenny 0, Ireland
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    SAVE USD 38
    USD 71*
    USD 33*
    USD 71*
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    Traveller (15)
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    Overview

    • Excellent46%
    • Very good30%
    • Average13%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “key code” (4 reviews)
    “one night” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Kilkenny Tourist Hostel
    115 reviews
    #6 of 19 Speciality lodging in Kilkenny
     
    Kilkenny River Court Hotel
    1,542 reviews
    #7 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
     
    Pembroke Kilkenny
    1,672 reviews
    #2 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
     
    Kilford Arms Hotel
    690 reviews
    #12 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
     
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    11 - 15 of 146 reviews

    Reviewed 6 January 2017

    Probably not the best place to stay if you're looking for a party hostel but it's fine to lay your head for the night. We arrived new years so spent very little time in the rooms anyway but if you are looking for somewhere where...More

    Thank Denisef_dublin
    Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

    A nice place to stay I stayed there 2 nights during September and I left with sadness because of the kindness of the people in this place. I had a problem with my bus and they helped me right away. They always are there if...More

    Thank Aledbda
    Reviewed 30 November 2016
    Google Translation

    Una familia es la dueña del hostel: es muy amable y tratan de hacerte sentir como en casa. La cocina...More

    Thank Cami N
    Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile
    Google Translation

    Sono stato una notte, ostello a 5 minuti dal centro e dietro ti ritrovi la St.Canice Cathedral. Bel posto però...More

    Thank finn_moher
    Reviewed 3 October 2016

    Stayed here for one night when visiting Kilkenny. Staff were very welcoming and happy to give nightlife tips. The hostel is located right beside an off-license which was a positive and in walking distance of the city center. Bedding is your usual bunk bed setup...More

    Thank brianckelly91
    Kilkenny Tourist Hostel
    115 reviews
    #6 of 19 Speciality lodging in Kilkenny
     
    Kilkenny River Court Hotel
    1,542 reviews
    #7 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
     
    Pembroke Kilkenny
    1,672 reviews
    #2 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
     
    Kilford Arms Hotel
    690 reviews
    #12 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 30 - USD 74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (19)
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    Ana Elise C
    If I take a bus to Kilkenny Railway Station, is that near the Hostel? How do I get to Kilkenny from the Airport in Dublin?
    19 September 2015|
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    KMAltman
    How is the access to public transportation?
    13 January 2015|
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    Response from Cosmonaut80 |
    It takes approx 20 mins to walk from the Kilkenny train station, depending on how much gear you have to carry/pull. There are several routesto get to the hostel from the station. not sure about the bus. There are a couple... More
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    "The 4-bed room I stayed in had a fire exit (very convenient so you could let some air in) and a great view on..."
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    "I recommend rooms with private bathrooms as the price difference is quite small"
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    "Pick any of them :)"
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    "The rooms near the bathrooms can be noisy, as people would be going in and out of them throughout the day and..."
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