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Knockree Youth Hostel

Lacken House, Wicklow, Ireland
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Free Breakfast
2 Star Hotel
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Lacken House, Wicklow, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The staff was nice. The rooms clean. The downside of this hostel is that it is about 4 km or more outside of Killarney, which makes it far from the city center. And there were no supermarkets nearby to buy food. The nearby restaurant food...More

Thank danieljcurran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a Weekend with a group of friends and had a nice stay. The dorms and washing rooms were clean and well kept. Kitchen facilities were all there and in good condition. We were able to use the BBQ which was nice. The...More

Thank arcorm
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

This a hostel and the description in their advertising states that. Given that condition expect to make your own bed, even in private room, and very basic premises. We had a private room with a bathroom. The shower was primitive and the room though clean,...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed here with a group last weekend. The Staff were unnecessarily rude and unhelpful. The rooms in need of updating and they do not reflect their steep prices. The surroundings are beautiful and the common areas are clean etc but due to the rude...More

1  Thank shelabear
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

The rooms were clean however the matters was used a lot. We stayed at in a larger bunk bed room. The people were very kind and the surrounding nature very pretty. The kitchen and dining area very nice. The only negative thing was the bathroom...More

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Free Internet
Free Parking
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Free Parking
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US$25 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Wicklow
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Traveller (34)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (5)
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18 July 2016|
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Response from sarah m | Reviewed this property |
By car at least 10mins as roads narrow so one has to drive slowly.kitchen has very good facilities so bring food.
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"Call ahead. They might not be taking any walk ins."
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"best views, quiet place, cheap, perfect for friends"
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"They're all fine :)"
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"Book well in advance"
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