About Kilkenny Hostel

Fabulous Hostel with great vibe

Kilkenny Hostel is located right in the centre of town, in a lovely 300-year-old Georgian townhouse in the best preserved medieval city in Ireland.

Kilkenny Hostel Facilities

At Kilkenny Hostel we’ve got Free WiFi and Free Computer Access. We also have a great Self Catering kitchen where you can cook and a lovely Sitting Room with an open turf fire. There’s a great community vibe,  free tea and coffee available 24/7 ( your choice of instant or ground), free lockers, and free city maps.

Choose  between small or large Dorm rooms and Private Double, Twin, Triple and Quad Rooms. Our prices start from as little as 14 Euro per night.

Experience Kilkenny like a local

Our Staff at Kilkenny Hostel know Kilkenny and will give you the best tips on all the great things to do including some hidden gems we reckon you’ll enjoy!

We’ll recommend the best pubs, live traditional music, and great Irish food. We’ll tell you about theatre, movie nights, set dancing classes, and where to go for the best coffee and cheap eats.  Every day our blackboard at Reception shows our favourite events for that night.

Kilkenny Hostel has the best location, the friendliest staff and the coolest guests from all over the world to mingle with:-)

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Kitchen & Dining Room

We have a spacious kitchen and dining area available for all guests to use. It is equipped with all the utensils you will need to cook up your favourite meal and feel right at home.

Free Wifi

Trying to catch up with friends and family while staying with us? We have you covered with free wifi available to all guests!

Our Rooms

The hostel is made up of a mix of 12 bed, 8 bed, 6 bed and 3 bed dormitory rooms. We also have private double, twin and 4 bed rooms and female only dorms to support all your needs. Starting from 14 euro per night we have you covered.

Group Bookings

Looking to visit Kilkenny as a group? Give us a call or send us an email to get the best rate and room allocations for your group!

Turf Burning Fire

Experience that authentic Irish coziness while sharing stories in our sitting room, relaxing around the open turf burning fire. It's a great place to socialise with other guests and meet people from all over the world. And if you want to get out your guitar and start playing some tunes then we'd love that too!

Hostel Location

You’ll be in a brilliant central location opposite 5 pubs, close to the Castle and Cathedral, nearby plenty of cafes, restaurants and the supermarket and a short walk to the bus stop and train station

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