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Kilkenny Tourist Hostel

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35 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Kilkenny,
Miss Angela Ryan
T: +353(0)567763541

Kilkenny Tourist Hostel is Kilkenny’s best established and best located Hostel offering spacious, clean, comfortable and cheap Dorms and Private Rooms. You’ll love the free WiFi, big kitchen, relaxed atmosphere and the charm of this lovely old house

Located along the medieval mile that links Kilkenny Castle with St Canice’s Cathedral, Kilkenny Tourist Hostel is right in the heart of the city with all the attractions on its doorstep. Opposite are some of the city’s best pubs and music venues, the Theatre is next door, Smithwicks Brewery is a few doors up and nearby are great cafes, restaurants, shops and Supermarkets. Inexpensive car parking is a leisurely 5 minute walk away. You’ll be well placed to explore the windy laneways and medieval charm of Kilkenny, or cycle, bus or drive out to Jerpoint Abbey, Dunmore Caves or Kells Priory.

Offering brilliant value for money Kilkenny Tourist Hostel welcomes backpackers, tourists, families, couples, students and groups to stay in a gorgeous 280 year old Georgian House right in the centre of Kilkenny. The House is light, airy and spacious and has loads of original features. You can warm yourself by the open turf burning fire in the sitting room while you chill out and chat to fellow travellers or cook in the large fully equipped self catering kitchen.

Choose between clean and comfortable Private Double, Twin, Triple and Family Rooms or three, six and eight beds mixed or Female only Dormitory accommodation.
Prices start at only 14 Euro per person and there are various special deals and low prices throughout the year.

WiFi, Internet Access at the Hostel computer, linen, towels, lockers, bag storage on the day you leave, and tea and coffee are Free. Plus wash and dry your laundry for only 8 euro.

Guests will get loads of insider tips and local knowledge about the best things to do in Kilkenny to make a visit really great. A large noticeboard lists all the bus and train times, bike hire info and details of upcoming gigs and festivals. Know about the quality traditional music sessions, the best cheap eats and the must sees from the friendly, helpful and smiley staff who will give you the lowdown on the city and make you feel at home. The large hand painted map of Kilkenny at Reception shows you exactly what things you should be checking out while visiting the city. A large noticeboards list all the bus and train times, bike hire info and details of upcoming gigs and festivals.

Maps and visitor guides to Kilkenny are provided free to guests.

Kilkenny Tourist Hostel has been the recipient of guest review awards, and receives excellent reviews and testimonials from happy guests on Tripadvisor. guests also rate the Hostel as having a perfect location, superb staff and excellent cleanliness. Lonely Planet, Rick Steves and Guide Du Routard all give the thumbs up, and Kilkenny Tourist Hostel is a member of the Independent Holiday Hostels of Ireland who link over 60 affiliated Hostels throughout Ireland.

Kilkenny Tourist Hostel are in business for over 20 years and always look forward to welcoming new and returning guests back to stay with them.