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    Kenmare Failte Hostel

    Shelbourne Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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    • Excellent65%
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    • Average6%
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Breakfast included
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 78 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    The main areas in this hostel are very cozy. The sitting room is fantastic and it's a great location in Kenmare/county Kerry. There are not plugs or lights by the bed (first world problem except that you have to leap out of bed to stop...More

    Thank Chrissy-Cait
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I cut short a camping holiday due to the wind and rain. Because the Cork triathlon was on Saturday 16th Sept there were no B&B spaces available so I requested help from the tourist office. They quickly sorted me a place in a mixed 10-bunk...More

    Thank reob1957
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was a bit of a gamble as there were 4 adults on this trip, so we booked private rooms with private bathrooms. Overall it was a decent experience. The good: They do a good job of keeping it safe with their rules and locked...More

    Thank globetrotter132
    Response from kenmarefailtehostel, Manager at Kenmare Failte HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review our family-run Hostel. We burn incense because we like it! Not for everyone I guess. I must disagree with you about the bed linen, duvets and pillows being old and lumpy and overused. They are none of...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I stayed there with my sister, in a (lovely) en suite bedroom, on our hiking trip around the Kerry way. Even though we stayed in many places, that one was just incredible. The lady at the reception took our wet items and put them in...More

    Thank Chiara L
    Response from kenmarefailtehostel, Manager at Kenmare Failte HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    It is so lovely to see your review. Thank you very much. We do our very best to make everyone feel at home. Thank you for recommending us and we hope you will be able to visit us again. Warm Regards, From the Finnegan family.

    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    Great placw to stay over for the night. Very busy and popular with families and couples. Right in the heart of Kenmare. All facilities available. Clean place and friendly staff. Great place to start a hike on the peninsula

    Thank jchampy41
    Response from kenmarefailtehostel, Manager at Kenmare Failte HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your lovely comments and we hope you will visit us again. Warm Regards, Aoife.

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    Janelle A
    10 May 2015|
    Response from kenmarefailtehostel | Property representative |
    Dear Janelle...there is a public free carpark just second's walk from our Hostel. Yes...we have private ensuite rooms. You can see from our reviews that our Hostel is very popular and it is a great place to chat with other... More
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