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Lanigan's Hostel, Kilkenny

Mary's Lane, Kilkenny, Kilkenny, Ireland


  • 80%Value For Money
  • 73%Security
  • 87%Location
  • 73%Staff
  • 47%Atmosphere
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 60%Facilities

Property Information:

Lanigan's Hostel, safe comfortable and clean, purpose built in Kilkenny city for visitors on a budget.

Lanigan's hostel offers 24-hour security delivering a safe, secure environment for all our guests.

Kilkenny city is undoubtedly one of the coolest cities in Ireland and Lanigans new 40 bed hostel is located smack in the middle of it.

Kilkenny's newest and most ultra modern hostel is ideally located just steps away from all tourist attractions, pubs and restaurants.

The hostel rooms are built dorm style with either 10 or 14 beds with 1 semi-private room. All room share bathroom facilities. Bed linens and housekeeping are included with the price of every bed.

What you can expect to get at Lanigan's hostel?

* Free linens
* Free WiFi/ Internet access
* FREE entry to our Irish nights (Monday to Thursday)
* Discounts for our 'Kilkenny Way' programme.
* Discounts on meals in Lanigan's pub and restaurant next door
* Discounted entry to our Seanchai nights
* Private reading lights with every bed
* Luggage storage and security lockers
* Laundry facilities and a guest kitchen
* No lockout and no curfew and
* A 24 hour reception

'The Kilkenny Way' gives visitors a glimpse into the fastest ball game in the world and a traditional sport born and bred in Ireland. It consists of;
Introduction video to history of G.A.A. Hurling (Ireland's national sport),
A short walk to Nowlan Park for tour of the stadium,
Bring them on to the pitch in Nowlan park and teach them the skills of hurling,
Back to Lanigan's Bar for bowl of Irish Stew. Duration 2 hours.

Our friendly and knowledgeable staff offer 24-hour security and are here around the clock to assist you. We look forward to giving you a warm Kilkenny welcome.

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  • Latest Review

    An ideal location in centre of town. The only problem is that it is adjacent to crowded pubs full of drunk young people getting sick and fighting outside in the street. Window wouldn't close. When we arrived the lady barked that only one name was on booking. I had booked 2 beds, but this seemed to be a huge deal, very ignorant? But some staff were lovely. No night receptionist, no security! So people made as much noise as they liked. A hostel for teenagers.
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      Anonymous, Ireland, Male, 31-40
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  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Key Card Access
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Non Smoking

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Lanigan's Hostel, Kilkenny Located at Mary's Lane, Kilkenny, Kilkenny.
Lanigan's Hostel, Kilkenny
Kilkenny Kilkenny NA123 Mary's Lane, Kilkenny
70% 34
52.6515614 -7.2513198
Lanigan's Hostel, Kilkenny
    Rooms available     Standard 12 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite     Standard 10 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite     Standard 5 Bed Private Ensuite
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