We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Kilkenny Tourist Hostel

    35 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          USD 73*
          USD 34*
          Great Deal
          USD 36*
          USD 73*
          Traveller (26)
          Room & Suite (5)
          Dining (4)
          MacGabhainns Backpacker Hostel
          147 reviews
          #4 of 19 Speciality lodging in Kilkenny
           
          Pembroke Kilkenny
          1,718 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,588 reviews
          #9 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Hotel Kilkenny
          1,899 reviews
          #5 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Overview
          • Excellent23%
          • Very good42%
          • Average25%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Internet
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Family Rooms
          All hotel details
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          MacGabhainns Backpacker Hostel
          147 reviews
          #4 of 19 Speciality lodging in Kilkenny
           
          Pembroke Kilkenny
          1,718 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,588 reviews
          #9 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Hotel Kilkenny
          1,899 reviews
          #5 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Write a Review
          Reviews (120)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 83 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Perfect home base for my one night in Kilkenny. It was clean, though dated, but the place had charm because it was a very old house. Staff were really nice, and the whole place had a friendly atmosphere. Smack dab in the middle of all...More

          Thank Emma M
          A TripAdvisor Member
          Kent, United Kingdom
          121
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Kilkenny is a fantastic place to stop in especially if you are looking for a place to relax in Ireland and take in a few beers. Kilkenny Tourist Hostel is a perfect place to stay, great location great price and clean rooms.

          Thank A TripAdvisor Member
          Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

          Had a great stay at the hostel. Nice hot shower, comfy bed, spacious dorm room, nothing to really complain about! The staff was always helpful. Perfect location. An all ages hostel. Highly recommended!

          Thank gwickes5
          Reviewed 19 March 2017

          I was so impressed by this hostel as it was fabulously located at the quiet end of the high st and opposite some of the more authentic pubs in town. My room was ready even though I arrived at 10am and staff were really friendly....More

          Thank Tori A
          Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here recently with some friends! There was 8 of us in total. We could nit have asked for anymore while staying in Kilkenny Tourist Hostel. We were able to book out an 8-bed dorm that consisted of 4 bunk-beds. The room was very spacious...More

          Thank Ciara M
          MacGabhainns Backpacker Hostel
          147 reviews
          #4 of 19 Speciality lodging in Kilkenny
           
          Pembroke Kilkenny
          1,718 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,588 reviews
          #9 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Hotel Kilkenny
          1,899 reviews
          #5 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Internet
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 32 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 13
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, HostelWorld, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Kilkenny Tourist Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Ireland >
          • Province of Leinster >
          • County Kilkenny >
          • Kilkenny
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (26)
          Room & Suite (5)
          Dining (4)
          Hotel & Grounds (20)
          Bathroom (4)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
          Nearby
          Kilkenny Inn Hotel
          294 reviews
          .27 km away
           
          Troysgate House
          71 reviews
          .37 km away
           
          Langton House Hotel
          760 reviews
          .49 km away
           
          Kilford Arms Hotel
          731 reviews
          .48 km away
           
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,588 reviews
          .50 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          La Rivista
          382 reviews
          .03 km away
          Royal Spice Indian Restaurant
          430 reviews
          .06 km away
          Charcoal Steak House
          173 reviews
          .16 km away
          Italian Connection
          218 reviews
          .03 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Smithwick's Experience Kilkenny
          1,237 reviews
          .07 km away
          St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower
          1,035 reviews
          .26 km away
          Black Abbey
          396 reviews
          .22 km away
          Rothe House and Garden
          338 reviews
          .07 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from Kilkenny Tourist Hostel staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "I'd go for top floor as kitchen and common room on ground floor is hub for socialising and sound..."
          Read review
          "Room 11 is the cosiest room, but stay downstairs in the big dorm if you want wi-fi in the room. It's..."
          Read review
          "The wifi did not reach the rooms, you had to be downstairs"
          Read review
          "road next to room can be a bit loud but nice other wise..."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing