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    Railway Hostel

    Fair Hill Cottages Railway Lodge 12 Fair Hill, Killarney, Ireland
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Savings alert: 46% below average rate

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    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Dining (1)
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    Overview
    • Excellent16%
    • Very good24%
    • Average20%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible28%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    Lake Hotel
    2,168 reviews
    #7 of 38 hotels in Killarney
     
    Holiday Inn Killarney
    570 reviews
    #35 of 38 hotels in Killarney
     
    The Brehon
    2,197 reviews
    #10 of 38 hotels in Killarney
     
    The Europe Hotel & Resort
    2,210 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Fossa
     
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    1 - 5 of 158 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    As a group of teenagers staying in this hostel we did not expect very much. But we thought the staff would be helpful and easy to talk to but they were not. We found that they were rude and unwelcoming. We also thought that the...More

    Thank jr4501
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is an hostel. For 10-15 euro/night, in Killarney, you cannot expect to be treated like in a five star hotel. Prices are very low, starting for 10 euro/night up to 35 euro/night for a single room. The manager was helpful, gave us free access...More

    Thank Alessandro S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed for 3 nights in a private twin room. It was clean enough but there were a few things - such as the shower that were a not up to scratch. Beds were comfy enough. Staff were helpful of not over friendly. The hostel...More

    Thank Margaret T
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    As a group of youths staying in this hostel we did not have high expectations when staying over for one night. However on departure we encountered the most unprofessional staff member I have ever met in any establishment. We were absolutely appalled at her attitude....More

    2  Thank lisamarie1972017
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Receptionist must have been sucking lemons before we came in she was so sour..the rats below in the sewer would have been friendlier. 9 of stayed and wanted our deposit back in the morning (180 smackeroos) and only received 160 but she was adamant she...More

    3  Thank Declan D
    Lake Hotel
    2,168 reviews
    #7 of 38 hotels in Killarney
     
    Holiday Inn Killarney
    570 reviews
    #35 of 38 hotels in Killarney
     
    The Brehon
    2,197 reviews
    #10 of 38 hotels in Killarney
     
    The Europe Hotel & Resort
    2,210 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Fossa
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 114
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    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Munster >
    • County Kerry >
    • Killarney
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    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (18)
    Bathroom (4)
    Nearby
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    2,168 reviews
    1.51 miles away
     
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    .74 miles away
     
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    2,210 reviews
    3.04 miles away
     
    The Brehon
    2,197 reviews
    .98 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
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    .21 miles away
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    Murphy's Bar
    1,099 reviews
    .18 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
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    34 reviews
    .03 miles away
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    82 reviews
    .11 miles away
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    5 reviews
    .21 miles away
    Killarney Outlet Centre
    37 reviews
    .03 miles away
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    Room Tips
    "the disney room is bigger"
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    "Single rooms have two bed."
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    "You can get a room with your own bathroom for only a few more euro."
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    "None they are all filthy"
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