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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Tom is a very friendly chap, with lots of pointers for places to eat and visit plus a huge amount of enthusiasm. He also has some really cute kittens in the garden. The only problem with the hostel is, it squeezes in a lot of beds in a pretty small space, meaning the one shower and one toilet shared between...

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Reviewed 12 May 2016

Tom's Hostel had to be my favourite hostel during our trip in Ireland. The rooms were very nice, the beds comfortable and very clean. Tom is a wonderful host and is great to talk to. He has great ideas about where to visit within the island. For a small fee Tom provides a great homemade breakfast that tops any hostel...

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2Thank Jeff T
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 21 November 2015

We stayed two nights at Tom's hostel with a friend. The owners are extremely friendly and easy going. They went to pick us up at the bus stop and brought us back to Waterford bus station early in the morning so we wouldn't miss our bus. The main issue is that it is 20 minutes away from the city of...

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2Thank Perrine-Clemence
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Tom is probably the best hoster in Ireland. He is friendly and makes the best for a good environment between his guests. I stayed for one night in June 2015. I arrived at the hostel 6pm and at 10pm the 11 people who were hosted, and had just met, were at a pub!!! Nice, calm and clean place. Definitely 5...

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4Thank rafarega
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

I stayed in Tom's for a few days.. This must be the most unique hostel I've ever come across (in a positive way) It's very clean, Tom and his wife Sonja are so incredibly friendly and helpful! I met some great people there, locals and fellow travelers. The hostel atmosphere is so good all due to Tom.. The 2 local...

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4Thank Ginger L
Province of Burgos, Spain
Reviewed 21 July 2015

I really enjoy my stay in Tom's. I had a welcome with music and Tom is very very nice and friendly he gave me very good advices about how I can travel around Ireland and everythin was clean! Thank you

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3Thank manuel_pino
Hildesheim, Germany
Reviewed 19 July 2015

I stayed in Tom's Hostel for a couple of nights in a 7 bed dormitory room. The staff were very welcoming and helpful. Everything was light bright and spotless. The bed was comfortable. The members of the staff took us to the local pubs just minutes away from the hostel and we could listen to some traditional live music.Free parking...

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3Thank Jessicapre
Lyons, Colorado
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Tom's Hostel is a really lovely hostel ! A quiet place, simple but clean and comfortable at only 300 meters of a traditional pub . A very unique, dynamic atmosphere has been fostered, due to the relativelly small size of this familly-owned hostel . Surely my greatest memories in Ireland ! Tom is really funny, friendly, flexible and will be...

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3Thank Marie C
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

I stayed in "Tom's Hostel" in March and April for some nights as i was travelling along the Wild Atlantic Way. The hostel is clean, the beds are very cosy and the pillows comfortable and fluffy :-) Tom is a really nice guy who might know EVERYTHING about Ireland - you better watch up and get some pen and paper...

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4Thank linusdrache
Sacramento, CA
Reviewed 10 June 2015

The owner's were charming, the place was clean, the toilet facilities were 100% unacceptable. The toilet and the shower were in the same room. There was no running water elsewhere, none in the kitchen and there were about 15 guests. If everyone took a shower you needed to have a large bladder!

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tom's Hostel Ireland is a new friendly International Hostel located in a rural setting, just minutes from Waterford City Centre. We are in a great location near all the roads connecting to Cork, Waterford, Galway, West of Ireland, Kerry, Cashel, Killarney, Doolin, Cliffs of Moher and many other tourist hotspots. We offer an informal, friendly place to stay. The hostel is owned and managed by Tom, who is a well respected Irish Tour Guide. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tom's Hostel Ireland

Address: Rathkieran, Mooncoin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Mooncoin
Price Range: €13 - €46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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