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    Kenmare Failte Hostel

    Shelbourne Street | Kerry, Kenmare, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good28%
    • Average5%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Breakfast included
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    21 - 25 of 71 reviews

    Reviewed 28 October 2015

    What a place - Absolutely brilliant - We stayed 2days in July & it was pure Heaven. The house is full of character - Our room was at the top overlooking the busy street where the traffic never stopped moving through on their way to...More

    Thank Denise C
    Response from kenmarefailtehostel, Manager at Kenmare Failte HostelResponded 4 January 2016

    Thank you so much for your lovely comments and we are glad you felt at peace and it was pure Heaven. We hope you can return to us someday! Kindest Regards, Aoife.

    Reviewed 9 October 2015

    This place was fantastic. The location was perfect after a day of touring. Maureen keeps the place is very clean with a great kitchen and you could get a Gallic lesson as she teaches her grandson. One of the best hostels in Ireland.More

    Thank mcrider2015
    Response from kenmarefailtehostel, Manager at Kenmare Failte HostelResponded 4 January 2016

    'One of the best Hostels in Ireland' - thank you. We did win an award for the best Town Hostel in Ireland so it's nice when our guests say it also! Yes, Maureen is a great teacher! We are delighted you had an enjoyable stay...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2015

    Kenmare Failte Hostel has a great location - looking out to the Henry street, but surprisingly very quiet at night. Our room was on the top floor, it was a private room with shared bathroom. There was a sink in the room. The bed was...More

    Thank Travel_Bug81
    Response from kenmarefailtehostel, Manager at Kenmare Failte HostelResponded 4 January 2016

    Thank you and we are delighted you had a lovely stay with us. Kindest Regards, Aoife.

    Reviewed 1 September 2015

    Booked a private double room, which had 4 single beds and a sink. Spotlessly clean and comfortable bed. Even in August, it's not very hot in Ireland, but being on the 3rd floor could get a little warm. Wifi only worked well in the lobby....More

    Thank Lizziekc
    Response from kenmarefailtehostel, Manager at Kenmare Failte HostelResponded 4 January 2016

    We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. We do recommend that the wifi works best in the lobby, but we will look in to having it in more rooms if possible. Warm Regards, Aoife.

    Reviewed 21 August 2015

    This is a beautiful hostel with friendly staff in the centre of town. Great value and spotlessly clean throughout. Home made scones & soda bread with jam and tea or coffee on arrival, just what I needed after a day's cycle.

    Thank garydelacy
    Response from kenmarefailtehostel, Manager at Kenmare Failte HostelResponded 4 January 2016

    Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and also the scones and tea! We hope you will come to see us again some time. Warm Regards, Aoife.

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    • USD 44 - USD 109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Province of Munster >
    • County Kerry >
    • Kenmare
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    Janelle A
    11 May 2015|
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    Response from kenmarefailtehostel | Property representative |
    Dear Janelle...there is a public free carpark just second's walk from our Hostel. Yes...we have private ensuite rooms. You can see from our reviews that our Hostel is very popular and it is a great place to chat with other... More
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