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We booked a room to spend 1 week at MacGabhainns.
Everything was very clean, especially the bathrooms!
It is a nice cozy hostel at 5min walk from the city center. It was very quiet but still very close to downtown, which was perfect.
Staff explained things very quickly, not too warm or hospitable for me. (eg directions.) When I asked something , was told to look at my phone...If I am international, I am not travelling around with wifi and maps on my phone, so if I ask...More
We stayed in the 4 dorm last weekend and it was very clean and comfortable. This is quite an old building and is dated, but it has everything you need and is comfortable and relatively quiet. The heating was often on and the beds very...More
Great hostel service, clean rooms, great location. They had a great kitchen with complimentary coffee, tea, sugar, and milk. The common room was cozy and had a tiny pool table! They offer tour trips around kilkenny and organize it for you for free.
The dorms was clean, you have bread and céréales and coffee or the for the breakfast. Everything is close so you can walk to go everywhere. The wifi is good and you have the kitchen if you want to cook something.
US$32 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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 ways to get from the station but Kilkenny is quite small so you can walk everywhere.
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