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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here as part of our 4 day Southern Ireland tour. We had the Bed and Breakfast option for this whole trip and this room/stay had the best accommodations. Would highly recommend taking a stroll into the village and meeting the locals! What a great time!

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54 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed here as part of the PW tour on Mon night & was impressed. There was a thatched B&B next door for the ones who paid extra but I had no problem whatsoever. Shared a ground floor 4 bunk-bed dorm with 3 others & it was spacious and warm. We had our own bathroom too. That night we went next... More 

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Tony S, Customer Service at Paddy's Palace, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you very much for taking the time to review Paddy's Palace. I'm delighted to hear that your experience was a pleasant one - I have passed your query regarding your food to the kitchen department in order to ensure that the meals are of better quality for future tours. Very pleased to hear you found our staff... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Not too fancy, but everything you would expect from a hostel. Kitchen facilities, shared room, wifi. Bathrooms were ok for a hostel, do not expect too much though - it is just a hostel. There even was breakfast, which I would not have expected at such a low price. We stayed here in March and it was really quite cold... More 

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Thank maddeontour
Tony S, Customer Service at Paddy's Palace, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hostel. We appreciate any feedback we receive from our customers and we have taken your point about having lockers in the rooms on board in order to improve our facilities. We're glad to hear that our staff created a nice, comfortable environment for you as we work hard to... More 

San Francisco, California
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Pros- clean sheets, staff is nice Cons- everything else- dingy building, not enough outlets in our room for everyone to charge phones, not enough bathrooms- was better to go to the bar next door, spotty wifi There have to be better options...

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Tony S, Paddy's Palace Customer Service at Paddy's Palace, responded to this review

Dear isandler28, Thank you for posting your review, we appreciate your feedback. It is unfortunate that your experience at Paddy's Palace was not entirely enjoyable and we will make sure that none of our future guests will have problems with wifi, outlets and general cleanliness of the hostel. We hope that your experience was somewhat pleasant and hope that you... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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63 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2014

For a hostel in a tiny farm village in the middle of nowhere it's pretty nice! We stayed there on a Paddywagon Tour, but since our group were the only people staying here at the time, the staff graciously allowed us to split up into smaller groups, instead of trying to cram us all in two rooms: four people could... More 

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Tony S, Paddy's Palace Customer Service at Paddy's Palace, responded to this review

Hi obizerokenobi, Thank you very much for your kind review! It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Paddy's Palace, and that you had a pleasant Irish experience. We hope that you will join us on another Paddywagon tour in the future. Kind regards, Paddy's Palace Customer Service More 

London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2014

It's a hostel; that's the best way I can describe it. I stayed in an 8 bed mixed dorm with my Paddy Wagon group (only 5 of us were in the room and it was very large) which had one ensuite bathroom. Not storage lockers in the room. While I would say it averages fairly safe, we were there when... More 

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Thank hcoli
Tony S, Paddy's Palace Customer Service at Paddy's Palace, responded to this review

Dear hcoli, Thank you for posting your review of Paddy's Palace. We apologise that there was trouble with a stag party during your stay. As the hostel is located next to a pub, these things can happen but we will make sure that in the future, none of our guests will ever have to deal with such nonsense again. We... More 

Haiger, Germany
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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

+ We stayed here for one night and enjoyed especially the friendly and courteous staff. + The hostel is very central and not far from the next store. + And the beds are clean! + Coffee and tea is for free the whole day. - The house and the rooms are very ordinary and cold

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Thank Leonie94
Tony S, Paddy's Palace Customer Service at Paddy's Palace, responded to this review

Dear Leonie94, Thank you for your kind review of Paddy's Palace. It is great to see that there were more pro's than con's during your stay here. We hope you enjoyed your experience with us and that you'll return again in the future. We will make sure that none of our other guests have problems with heating. Kind regards, Paddy's... More 

Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 June 2014

The greeting we got wasn't quite so welcoming, but alright to cope with. Not sure why she bothered to hunt down the key though. The lock was broken, so anyone had access to our room at all times. Chatting to a friendly member of staff the next morning we could however see that grumpyness isn't a key requirement to work... More 

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Cristina M, Manager at Paddy's Palace, responded to this review

Dear world traveler, Thank you for your recent review, but as the manager of this place I can see you are not happy about it, so I feel obliged to reply to it. We are sorry if you think we weren't welcoming enough to you, although the member of the staff that checked you in gave you all the necessary... More 

Level Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 23 June 2014

A great hostel that'll make you enjoy your journey in the Irish countryside! The place is clean, cute, confortable, quiet and spaced. Towels are available, kitchen is neat and there is a lovely cozy living room where you can relax. Too bad the shower debit is not strong at all, otherwise, I had a great time at the Annascaul's Paddy's... More 

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Thank marcoliviergt
Cristina M, Manager at Paddy's Palace, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review, we're glad you enjoyed your stay. May the roads rise up to meet you! Kind regards! More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2014

From my experience here, this hostel, has a lot to offer. As a solo traveller, this hostel offered the best of every world to me. Its location is set in the countryside, underneath the rolling hills of green fields, surrounded with sheep and nature. This makes it much different from your average hostel.Its quiteness is also appealing and this gave... More 

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Cristina M, Manager at Paddy's Palace, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, Mary! We're glad you had that much fun. Do come back! Kind regards! More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small hostel in the charming village of Annascaul. Very good location for walking, close to Anascaul Lake, Minard Castel and Inch Beach. Free continental breakfast and WI-FI. ... more   less 

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Address: 5 Beresford Place, Annascaul, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Dingle Peninsula > Annascaul
Number of rooms: 7
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