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Traveller (14)
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“own bathroom”(2 reviews)
“family room”(3 reviews)
“stayed here”(4 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
2 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
Cork Road, Killarney V93 FX00, Ireland
1.6 km to Kerry County Airport
143 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
4.4 km from Killarney National Park
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Stayed for a girls night out, outside of a little confusion when we were booking in we enjoyed our stayed. Carpets in rooms were pretty stained as were bathroom floors, sink etc. but the beds were clean. Ideal for a one night stay when you...More

Thank fitzgeraldtanya88
Response from CHL-GM, General Manager at 3 Lakes HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Fitzgeraldtanya88, Thank you for your review of our Three Lakes Hostel. We are happy to read you enjoyed your stay and we hope to be able to welcome you again soon!

Reviewed 20 May 2018

It states on the website that there is 24 hour reception service, yet no one ever answers the phone when i call.i have tries so many times to contact this hostel. Emails also never get answered. its poor customer service when phones are never answered.

Thank Noreen G
Response from HIK-GM, General Manager at 3 Lakes HostelResponded 27 May 2018

Thank you Noreen G, we will check our phone system for any maintenance issues. Phones and emails are forwarded to central reservations when the hostel is closed. Thank you again.

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Arrived after 5 room not ready Dirty stained carpet beds undressed bathroom dirty .The building was stifling add the dust and musty smell not pleasant While I know this is a hostel it is dirty our room needed some serious maintenance a new bath and...More

Thank KerryDirector
Response from HIK-GM, General Manager at 3 Lakes HostelResponded 27 May 2018

Thank you Kerrydirector for your comments. I am sorry you perceived our hostel as not cleaned, we take every effort to always provide great accommodation and good service. We take your feedback on board as we always strive to improve our operation. Thank you again

Reviewed 1 January 2018

Our room was not cleaned before we got there. The bathroom was filthy! Also the floors in the room weren't hoovered for days. I have stayed in several hostels in Killarney and throughout the country and this was definitely the dirtiest I have stayed in.

1  Thank 12shauna
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I booked two beds online via booking.com in advance before arriving at the hostel and the staff didnt check the names and booking again when me and my friend arrived there. Unfortunately I didnt remember the booking immediately so we had to pay the amount...More

1  Thank Sonja K
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Price range
US$17 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
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3 Lakes Hostel Killarney, Europe
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Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (8)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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"One of the four bedroomed rooms was south facing so it was really warm from the sun"
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"Rooms on the second floor are quieter, since all service areas are on the first floor."
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"If you a have kids dont let them look out the window"
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