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7.9
Very Good 126 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.8
  • Security 7.9
  • Location 7.2
  • Staff 7.8
  • Atmosphere 7.5
  • Cleanliness 8.3
  • Facilities 7.8
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7.9
Very Good 126 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.8
  • Security 7.9
  • Location 7.2
  • Staff 7.8
  • Atmosphere 7.5
  • Cleanliness 8.3
  • Facilities 7.8
Dempseys Hostel Kinsale Located at Eastern rd Kinsale, Co Cork, Kinsale.
Dempseys Hostel Kinsale
Ireland
Kinsale Cork Eastern rd Kinsale, Co Cork
79% 126
51.7071403 -8.5161638
Dempseys Hostel Kinsale
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  • trissybell125019
  • USA, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 4 reviews
6th Sep 2016
8.9

This was a nice hostel to spend a night or two at. The hostel had good kitchen facilities, sufficient bathrooms, and a nice common gathering area. The hostel was quiet and the beds were comfortable.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Australia, Female, 25-30
  • Globetrotter
  • 23 reviews
6th Sep 2016
8.0

Cute little hostel in an amazingly pretty town. Good internet and communal sitting rooms. Room door had a lock or but didn't have a locker or main door lock, but has a pretty safe vibe so wasn't a worry. Supermarket next door.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Ireland, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
10th Aug 2016
7.4

The hostel was grand for the amount we paid for. It was a ten minute walk into the village centre but it was fine. The hostel felt like it was still in the 1960s but it was still clean and very secure! The bathroom in particular were nice and modern.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 6.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Netherlands, Mixed Group, 41+
  • Novice Nomad
  • 2 reviews
3rd Aug 2016
5.4

If you have never been to Kinsale before - this is a beautiful harbourside town. Expensive and full of upmarket tourists who have pushed up the prices of all accommodation options. Dempsey's hostel is on the edge of the town. It is a 15min to walk to the marina . Our room for 4 was old and a little grotty and directly behind the front desk. Bathrooms downstairs needed work. Decent kitchen and communal space. All facilities also used by the people camping behind hostel building as well.

    • 6.0Value For Money
    • 4.0Security
    • 4.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 6.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 6.0Cleanliness
19th Jul 2016
7.7

The was nice and quaint, it was a bit of a hike up the road to get to, but without our packs it wasn't much of a problem, staff was pretty nice, the wifi had a bit to be desired, was really weak and difficult to get it upstairs, there was also no place to lock up your things, however they offered to lock up any valuables free of charge if you needed, overall Kinsale is a beautify place, and this hostel is a nice place to stay

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
18th Jun 2016
7.1

Good price for what you get, located slightly out of the busy downtown, but within walking distance.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 6.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
17th Jun 2016
8.0

Clean. Less than a 10 minute walk to the pubs. A little lacking on toilets / showers.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
4th May 2016
6.6

Easy access to the town; otherwise not a particularly redeeming location. The facilities were clean, but small; the shower good. I prefer fresh white sheets to be able to ascertain cleanliness.

    • 6.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 6.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 6.0Cleanliness

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