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MacGabhainn's Backpacker Hostel

24 Vicar Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 567 770 970

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8.1

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based on 746 reviews
MacGabhainn's Backpacker Hostel - Kilkenny, Ireland
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Distance to city centre 0.4 km
Location rating 9.5

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beds were comfortable in 4 reviews
breakfast included in 19 reviews
buy your own groceries in 2 reviews
close to the city in 19 reviews
free tea coffee in 8 reviews
friendly staff in 64 reviews
great value in 7 reviews
high priced in 2 reviews
kilkenny in 9 reviews
little bit in 5 reviews
living room in 16 reviews
location was very close in 70 reviews
park blocks away in 2 reviews
small bathroom in 17 reviews
tea coffee toast in 14 reviews
  • Good
    Sep 2019
    7.1

    The staff .. so friendly and helpful

    Cleaning at common areas

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    8.3

    Location, nice host, comfortable room. Value for money. No luxus but everything what needed on Backpackers Tour

    Very small choice for the self made breakfast

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    9.2

    Kilkenny is a small town so this was a great location! Basically anywhere is a 10 min walk. Kilkenny was one of my favorite places in Ireland! Staff is great! Super chill guys. Comfortable beds!

    Nothing! It was wonderful

  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    10.0

    Great staff and very good atmosphere. You will feel like part of a family from the very start on.

  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    10.0

    Staff were extremely friendly and helpful, great location in the city, and the hostel was very clean and tidy

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Overview

With a stay at MacGabhainn's Backpacker Hostel in Kilkenny (Kilkenny City Centre), you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Kilkenny Castle and Nowlan Park. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.1 Excellent

based on 746 reviews

9.5

Location

9.0

Service

5.6

Comfort

5.6

Cleanliness

Things to know

  • Near city centre
  • Good kitchenette

Check in

12:00

Check out

10:30

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AMENITIES

Complimentary breakfast
Free Wi-Fi
Internet
Bicycle hire
No smoking
Safe
Pool table
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Hiking
Library
Pets not allowed
Parking (surcharge)
Lift
Laundry facilities
Room service

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • St. Canice's Cathedral 101 m
  • Grace's Courthouse 251 m
  • Smithwick's Experience Kilkenny 258 m
  • Rothe House 287 m
  • Black Abbey 321 m
  • St Mary's Cathedral 0.5 km

Getting Around

Waterford 53.4 km
Dublin 108.8 km
Kilkenny 0.9 km
Carrick-on-Suir 35.6 km

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