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Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel Hostel

24 Vicar Street, Kilkenny, Ireland

MacGabhainns Backpackers Hostel,Voted Best Hostel in Kilkenny 2012 & 2013, We offer a comfortable and friendly atmosphere for weary travelers. With beds in four bedded rooms, MacGabhainns is the place to stay whilst in Kilkenny. We even WASH YOUR DISHES for you! Read more

86% Overall Rating 66 out of 69 customers would recommend this property based on 69 reviews

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 84%

Facilities 83%

Location 89%

Safety 90%

Staff 86%

Value 88%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Fitness Centre"
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 1.12USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 10:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Kilkenny?

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MacGabhainns Backpackers Hostel,Voted Best Hostel in Kilkenny 2012 & 2013, We offer a comfortable and friendly atmosphere for weary travelers. With beds in four bedded rooms, MacGabhainns is the place to stay whilst in Kilkenny. We even WASH YOUR DISHES for you! Read more

Shared Rooms

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

5 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 5

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Private Rooms

3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

About Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel

MacGabhainns Backpackers Hostel is located in the heart of the city center, just 5 minutes walk from the railway and bus station. Breakfast includes corn flakes, tea or coffee. Tea and coffee are Free all day.
Irish Tourist board Approved
Recommended by lets Go, Lonely Planet
Free WIFI
Free Internet Access
Free Breakfast

MacGabhainns is a small hostel with a cool barbeque area in the garden. The hostel also prides itself for having the best showers in town.
We are also located near pubs with traditional Irish music and some fine restaurants that are quite inexpensive. We are just a short stroll from Kilkenny Castle. Our reception is open until 10pm for check-ins.

Facilities
• Internet Access
• Web Access in Lobby
• Wi-Fi in Room
• Wi-Fi in Lobby
• Guest Kitchen
• Card Phones
• DVD’s
• Common Room
• Linen Included
• Key Card Access
• BBQ Area
• Breakfast
• Included
• Washing Machine/Dryer
• 24 Hour Security
• Jobs Board
• Towels Hire
• Hairdryer for Hire
• Parking
•Free Parking
• Bicycle Parking
• On Street Parking
• Iron/Ironing Board
• Tours Desk
• Luggage Storage

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.