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County Meath, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here on a stag weekend. Staff couldn't do enough for us. Good location. Food in Lanigan's bar was delicious. I would recommend any stag to give them a call. Loads of different packages available. Ask for Denise, Mary or Ciara very helpful.

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pjlanigan, Guest Relations Manager at Lanigans Hostel, responded to this review

Hi David, Thank you for your lovely comments. Delighted you had a great weekend at Lanigan's!! The 3 ladies in Reservations :)

Reviewed 21 January 2017

Aside from claustrophobia due to sharing a small room with nine other lads; Lanigan's hostel was accommodating. The staff was very friendly and as a plus Lanigan's has a nice pub just a few steps away. If you need a place to sleep in Kilkenny, and you're not trying to break the bank this is your spot.

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pjlanigan, Guest Relations Manager at Lanigans Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Justin, Thank you for your lovely comments and we're delighted you enjoyed your time here with us. Ciara

Belfast
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We visited Kilkenny for the Kilkenomics Festival in November. There was a group of 12 of us in Kilkenny for the weekend. Firstly, despite Kilkenny City being generally quite compact - the location was great because all the venues were in very close proximity to the hostel. Our accommodation was of a great standard and exactly what we needed for...

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pjlanigan, Guest Relations Manager at Lanigans Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Michael, Thank you for your lovely comments and delighted you had a good time at Lanigans. Looking forward to your return visit. Ciara

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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

When we were there everyone got sick so the rooms were miserable and a feeding ground for germs. the food was decent. only had the same couple options every night. the hospitality and bar staff was amazing.

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pjlanigan, Guest Relations Manager at Lanigans Hostel, responded to this review

Hi, We're sorry to hear you weren't feeling well while staying at Lanigan's Hostel. It's a pity you didn't inform our staff that you would have liked to upgrade your room from the 12 bed you had booked into, and we would have done our best to accommodate you to a smaller dorm. I hope you enjoyed the rest of...

Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The hostel was great for what it was, but there were a few problems. The wi-fi was very spotty and the breakfast had room for improvement. Aside from that it was very good. If all you need is a place to sleep this will do the job but it won't be luxurious.

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Shirley, New York
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a few days and I have to say although I wasn't a big fan of having a shared space with several other people, their hostel was one of the Better I've gone to everything was well taken care of and it was a great stay for myself and my friends, lovely service and atmosphere at their pub...

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Reviewed 19 January 2017

I stayed four nights here with eight other people. The pub and restaurant downstairs was convenient and served great food and drinks. The live music they offered was great as well. The ambiance and atmosphere was very pleasant and the pub staff and hostel staff were very friendly. The hostel itself was a little stuffy. The wifi would disconnect at...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Recently stayed here with some other people and we stayed in room 1, which was really small for 7 people. Some of the other rooms had mor walking space, though. There were two bathrooms attached to the room, which was convenient and the room was really warm which was good for cold nights, The staff is very friendly and I...

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

The hostel was an ok stay for the four nights that I was there while I was on my school trip. The one big thing that I disliked is that my room was very small for 7 girls living together. There was barley enough space for people to walk past one another in the hallways. Due to the small space...

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Lanigan's was a nice place. The staff was very friendly. The hostel was a decent place to stay. The rooms fit between 10 and 14 people with two bathrooms within the dorm. The pub was a nice place to go to and I enjoyed the live music.

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  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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Additional Information about Lanigans Hostel

Address: 29 Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Price Range: €23 - €99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lanigans Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Good location, Budget, Groups,”
mlynch812, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Do not take room 1 it's the smallest”
allysonr548, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Definitely room 2.”
raismail, 10 Jan 2014 | Read review
“the dorm in the hostel is great for a group”
CeliaS204, 16 May 2013 | Read review
“All Dormer rooms - great with a group of friends”
1LiamM, 26 Aug 2012 | Read review
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