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    Kinlay House Hostel

    Bob And Joan's Walk | Shandon, Cork, Ireland
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    “tv room” (12 reviews)
    “city centre” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 237 reviews

    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    We booked room with en suite facilities and were happy about it. our room was #5 , it is in other building than hostel, very clean,with tea/coffee making facilities, twin beds. important thing it was really quite in the night and we could have a...More

    1  Thank Kseniia A
    Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

    you get what you pay for! was pretty inexpensive but our room had quite a bit of mould. nice location. very quiet! staff was pretty rude. did not want to help you at all. i felt like a burden anytime i had a question. asked...More

    Thank Katie Dejong s
    Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

    Staff was very helpful and friendly. Located in the city center and there are so many places to visit nearby hostel. They also offer good breakfast and their kitchen was very clean. I would highly recommend this hostel for solo travelers.

    2  Thank ipiyush007
    Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

    The hostel is really nice. The staff are very friendly and helpful. I got a private room which was very clean. The WiFi is really fast and free, there's breakfast in the morning and the view from my room was cool

    3  Thank RobDog33
    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    Hostel is alright. Basic tea and toast breakfast provided and a good location. They're pure tight with towels but sure how bad. It's about my 6th time staying here and I would generally consider it a perfectly average fall back place to sleep if my...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$39 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    • Shandon
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    26 July 2017|
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    "Don't stay here."
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    "We really enjoyed room 2, though apparently, the WiFi signal is stronger on higher floors."
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