Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel - Kilkenny

24 Vicar Street, Kilkenny, Ireland  show map
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Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel - Kilkenny

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 2 per day

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry
TV

Leisure/ TV room

Sports activities

Billiards/ Pool tables

Hiking

Cycling

Canoeing

Fishing

Horseback riding

Luggage storage

Overview

Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel is a budget venue offering a basic accommodation not far from Kilkenny Castle, Round Tower and St Canices Cathedral and Round Tower. Such facilities as a designated area for smoking and a car park are offered for guests.

Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel is set in a busy area attracting active tourists with a castle, a cathedral and a tower. Guests can wine and dine in Chez Pierre and Chez Pierres, located in the neighborhood.

Fast access to Waterford airport within 55 km is provided.

Rooms

Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel consists of rooms like 6-bed female Dorm, Twin Room, Triple Room and Quadruple Room. The rooms also have a carpet floor. This property has en suite bathrooms offered for guests' use.

Eat & Drink

A free breakfast is served every morning.

Services

Guests can use bicycles available for rent.

Relax

Such sports activities as canoeing, horse riding and hiking are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 2 per day.

Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Fishing

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 11 am FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

hostel Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel - Kilkenny Kilkenny location
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Hostel Address:

24 Vicar Street, Kilkenny, Ireland

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City Center
  • Kilkenny
    2300 ft
Airports
  • Waterford (WAT)
    33.3 mi
Train Stations
  • Kilkenny Railway Station
    2700 ft
Restaurants
  • O'Hara's Brewery Corner (cuisine: Irish)
    600 ft
  • La Rivista (cuisine: Italian)
    800 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    31

Rooms and availability

Triple Room with Shared Bathroom
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center2000 ft

Places of interest

  • Saint Canice's Tower400 ft
  • Smithwick's Brewery Tour700 ft
  • CMAC1400 ft
  • St. Mary's Cathedral1700 ft
  • Liturgy Commission2000 ft
  • Holy Family of Bordeaux Sisters2000 ft
  • Communications2000 ft
  • Conahy Parish2000 ft
  • Charity Sisters Of Boys In Care1.5 mi

Train stations

  • Kilkenny Railway Station2300 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • St Canices Cathedral and Round Tower400 ft
  • Kilkenny Castle700 ft
  • Black Abbey700 ft
  • The Tholsel1700 ft
  • St. Lukes General Hospital3700 ft

Stadiums

  • Nowlan Park3300 ft

Museums

  • Rothe House1000 ft
  • Dunmore Cave2000 ft

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Shankill Castle2000 ft

Theaters

  • Bounce For Fun2000 ft
  • New Theatre Group1.4 mi
  • The Hub1.7 mi

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Kilkenny Golf Club5000 ft

Local attractions

  • St Marys Cathedral10.0 mi
    James Street, Kilkenny
  • The Watergarden10.2 mi
    Ladywell Street, Thomastown
  • Capuchin Friary11.2 mi
    Friary Street, Kilkenny
  • Kilfane Waterfall and Glen10.0 mi
    Kilfane, Thomastown
  • Jerpoint Abbey10.9 mi
    Jerpoint, Thomastown

Near the hostel

  • St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower900 ft
    Coach Rd, Kilkenny
  • Kilkenny Old Jail and Courthouse1000 ft
    Parliament Street, Kilkenny
  • St. John the Evangelist Church2100 ft
    Upr. John Street, Kilkenny
  • Black Abbey1100 ft
    Abbey Sq, Kilkenny
  • Butler Gallery1600 ft
    The Castle, Kilkenny

Restaurants nearby

  • O'Hara's Brewery Corner600 ft

    Address: 29 Parliament Street

    84% likes this, based on 21 reviews
    Cuisine: Irish

  • Chez Pierre900 ft

    Address: 17 Parliament Street
    Phone: +353 56 776 4655 ‎

    60% likes this, based on 36 reviews

  • Italian Connection1000 ft

    Address: Parliament St
    Phone: +353567764225

    67% likes this, based on 82 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 40

  • La Rivista800 ft

    Address: 22 Parliament St
    Phone: +353 56 777 1666

    71% likes this, based on 180 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Chez Pierres900 ft

    Address: Parliament Street
    Phone: 056-7764655

    70% likes this, based on 35 reviews

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    31
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Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel Reviews

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    How to reach hostel

    hostel Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel - Kilkenny Kilkenny location
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    Hostel Address:

    24 Vicar Street, Kilkenny, Ireland

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Kilkenny
      2300 ft
    Airports
    • Waterford (WAT)
      33.3 mi
    Train Stations
    • Kilkenny Railway Station
      2700 ft
    Restaurants
    • O'Hara's Brewery Corner (cuisine: Irish)
      600 ft
    • La Rivista (cuisine: Italian)
      800 ft
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  11 am
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      31