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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing to say just very frendly and cool hostel.If you dont know where to go Railway hostel is you answer.I feel here like home and I will come here again I am sure.Simple is the best and here you can feel it.thanks

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Thank Taman2
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Hostel was very nice an warm. Walking distance to town and shops and pubs. Staff was very nice and assisted with our laundry! Kitchen utensils were few and far between, and we had to be sure to wash before we used our cutlery etc. Parking is a bit of a problem if you have a rental. There is parking...

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Thank Johandie v
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I read in a couple of reviews that it was dirty and would suggest it was more "grubby". Not a fancy place by any means but it was cheap and cheerful. Good kitchen and as much cereal and toast as you want for breakfast.

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Thank pippathefreegan
Chudleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Arrived early evening on Saturday night all town busy - called on off chance - were fully booked but offered us a staff single room (9 Cheeta) and happy for us to bring in our blow up bed and put it on floor - luckily enough it also had en suite with shower and toilet. We found it clean and...

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Thank ExeterUKMagoo
Reviewed 21 August 2016

a horrible night . be housed in a room wedged between the showers and toilets , is inconceivable to sleep. The residents take showers at all hours of the night .... !this is not an establishment to recommend. I deçue to have paid too much for such a night . showers are dirty and unsavory toilets.

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Thank Alexandra P
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The dirtiest place I have been. Room number 101 packed with very small windows not enough for the bad small of the room, 6 beds, one small corridor for everybody live bags and circulate, beds poor but fine, only 2 taken for everybody charges phones and electronics (impossible)!! The website says: Free continental breakfast and car park limited. Car park...

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Thank Vanessa C
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Do not confuse this accommodation with the Railway B&B which is just around the corner and seems to be better than this hostel! Rooms are clean enough although there was dust on the bunk beds. Main problem is the noise throughout the night, people coming in from a night out and/or from drinking and singing outside of the hostel. On...

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Thank Amy S
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 15 July 2016

A group of us stayed here for a night. The hostel is across from the train station and a small stroll into the centre of Killarney. As hostels go its welcoming. All the rooms are named after Disney themes which was very cute. The rooms are basic but we were only throwing our bodies down for the night. The staff...

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Thank Laura B
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Located just a hundred yards from the bus and rail stations on the edge of the town centre, we stayed for two nights in mid June as a base for exploring Killarney National Park and the Ring of Kerry. The hostel is competitively priced in a town packed with expensive hotels for (mostly) American tourists, and singposted up a short...

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Thank Carl S
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

There was a drunken vagrant in my room. He was out of his mind with drink and began ranting and raving in the middle of the night in an expletive strewn tirade. I needed somewhere to bed down for 4 shorts hours as I was leaving very early, but had to leave the room as it felt very unsafe (aside...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Killarney Railway Hostel is situated across the road from the Bus and Train stations in the heart of Killarney Town. It is close to the famous Killarney National Park and an ideal base from which variousother beautiful destnaions may be explored. The Hostel has everything one would need for a pleasant vacation including complimentary breakfast, self catering Kitchen, 24 hour recepton and FREE Wi Fi access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Railway Hostel

Address: Fair Hill Cottages Railway Lodge 12 Fair Hill, Killarney, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range: $27 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 114
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“All rooms are nice and cosy”
 of 5 bubbles , 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choise a bed not next shower ....”
 of 5 bubbles alexandrapC3325NF, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in front are a bit noisy before the traffic dies down.”
 of 5 bubbles danab427, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose a smaller dorm room to stay with great back packers.”
 of 5 bubbles 534averyc, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Dont go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles GerrypGorman, 23 Sep 2014 | Read review
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