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    MacGabhainns Backpacker Hostel

    24 Vicar Street, Kilkenny 0, Ireland
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Overview
          • Excellent46%
          • Very good30%
          • Average12%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible4%
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          “one night” (12 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Kitchenette
          Free Parking
          Pool
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          Kilkenny Tourist Hostel
          118 reviews
          #4 of 19 Speciality lodging in Kilkenny
           
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,553 reviews
          #9 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
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          714 reviews
          #11 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
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          21 - 25 of 145 reviews

          Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

          As soon as you arrive you are treated warmly by staff (Fergus). The check in is swift and easy, the rooms, common areas of clean, the beds are comfy and spacious for bunks. Kitchen has everything you need to cook. Common area basic nothing fancy...More

          1  Thank Sairafregoso
          Reviewed 7 June 2016

          Stayed here on a Saturday night recently and it wasn't great. The staff were fine and location good, I didn't arrive with high expectations considering it is a hostel. I had two main issues, first issue I had was that 9pm was the latest you...More

          2  Thank A1K3
          Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

          Nice rooms all with codes at the doors. Close to the center with a kitchen and a place outside. I spend 2 great nights! The staff is friendly and the hostel is quiet. Good if you need some sleep after a big trip.

          1  Thank gohugohu
          Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

          The hostel was clean and neat. The staff was very friendly and helped with everything around. The hostel is centrally located and had street parking available for our car. We booked in a dorm room which was still good and not noisy or anything.

          Thank Mystery_Play
          Reviewed 7 May 2016

          MacGabhainns, managed by Fergus, the friendliest lad in Ireland was an awesome experience. The room was tidy, the bathroom was clean (we booked a room with a private bathroom), the mattresses were comfortable and the location was unbeatable.We booked for two nights but decided to...More

          1  Thank Quehacesfede
          Kilkenny Tourist Hostel
          118 reviews
          #4 of 19 Speciality lodging in Kilkenny
           
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,553 reviews
          #9 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Pembroke Kilkenny
          1,696 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Kilford Arms Hotel
          714 reviews
          #11 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
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          • Price range
          • US$31 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
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          • Province of Leinster >
          • County Kilkenny >
          • Kilkenny
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          KMAltman
          How is the access to public transportation?
          12 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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          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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