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 offers a basic accommodation in Kilkenny.

The venue is located 70 minutes' drive from Round Tower. Guests will enjoy dishes of Irish and Italian cuisine served in O'Hara's Brewery Corner, which is about 200 meters away.

15 minutes' walk to Kilkenny Railway train station.

Rooms

The hostel provides rooms like 6-bed female Dorm, Twin Room, Triple Room and Quadruple Room with free wireless internet, an in-room safe, heating, a dressing room and a personal computer. The rooms also have a carpet floor. Guests can find en suite bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

A free breakfast is served daily.

Services

The hostel offers bicycles for rent.

Relax

Guests can experience canoeing, hiking and horse riding.

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

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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
Parks
  • Rothe House and Garden
    1000 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    31

Rooms and availability

Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel photos Room
Bed 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room Ensuite
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bunk bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Toilet
Room Description:

Dormitory-style room with an en suite bathroom.

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Bed 4-Bed Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bunk bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Toilet
Room Description:

Rooms are 20 square metres.

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Bed 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room Ensuite
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bunk bed

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    • Shower
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
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Room Description:

Rooms are 35 square metres.

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Bed 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bunk bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Toilet
Room Description:

Rooms are 35 square metres.

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Triple Room Shower
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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    • Shower
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Toilet
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Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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    • Shower
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Toilet
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Comfort Double Room Shower
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Toilet
Basic Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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    • Shower
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Toilet
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Twin Room Bathroom
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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    • Shower
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  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
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Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Toilet
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Quadruple Room Bathroom
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Toilet
Macgabhainns Backpackers Hostel photos Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Toilet
Room Description:

This triple room features a seating area.

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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

  • Nicholas Mosse Pottery5.5 mi
    Bennettsbridge
  • The Watergarden10.1 mi
    Ladywell Street
  • Castlecomer Discovery Park10.7 mi
    The Estate Yard Drumgoole
  • Kilkenny Handwrought Silver 9.5 mi
    Castle Yard
  • Kilfane Waterfall and Glen10.2 mi
    Kilfane

Near the hostel

  • St. Canice\'s Cathedral & Round Tower400 ft
    Coach Rd Irishtown
  • Smithwick\'s Experience Kilkenny1000 ft
    Saint Francis Abbey Brewery 44 Parliament Street
  • Kilkenny Old Jail and Courthouse 1000 ft
    12 Parliament Street
  • St Marys Cathedral 1600 ft
    Saint Mary's Cathedral James's Street
  • Brewery Corner600 ft
    29 Parliament Street
  • Rothe House and Garden 1000 ft
    Rothe House & Gardens Parliament Street
  • Black Abbey1100 ft
    The Black Abbey Abbey Street

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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    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
    Parks
    • Rothe House and Garden
      1000 ft
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  11 am
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      31