Overview

Kinlay House Hostel Cork

Bob And Joan's Walk Shandon Cork 0000, Cork, Ireland
+353 214 508 966

Rp 226,667+

Overall guest ratings

7.1/10 Good
Based on 1,391 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.7
  • 8.6
  • 4.6
  • 4.4

Good to know

  • Fair breakfast prices
  • Near city centre

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    About

    Right in the centre of Cork, this bright and lively hostel offers 24-hour reception and free WiFi. You can make use of free luggage storage at Kinlay House Hostel, as well as free bed linen and a self-catering kitchen. Both private rooms and dormitory beds are on offer, and Kinlay House also has a TV lounge and several common areas. There is a complimentary light Continental-style breakfast consisting of tea, coffee and toast. Located in the Shandon quarter of the city, the famous Cork English Market is less than 15 minutes’ walk away. Cork Opera House and 3 shopping centres are less than 10 minutes away on foot. Day tours of the surrounding area including Blarney, the Cliffs of Moher, and the Ring of Kerry can be arranged at reception. Internet access from computers is available at the hostel, and a chargeable laundry and drying service can also be used. Guests can lock-up valuables at the 24-hour reception or hire towels.

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Parking
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.1 Good
    Based on 1,387 reviews
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      7.7 "Near to public transport, according to 77%."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.0 "80% said the reception staff was great."
      7.5 "75% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.1 "Good value."
      9.1 "91% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 6.7 "Food is average."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.6 "Bad amenities."
      4.6 "54% thought the building wasn't nice."
      1.1 "89% thought the facilities needed updating."
      1.7 "83% complained about the elevator."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
      3.2 "68% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.1 "Rooms are not good."
      3.3 "67% complained about the bathroom."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.3 "77% had problems with the shower."
      4.0 "60% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.5 "85% found problems with the furniture."
      0.4 "For 96%, the rooms looked old."
      3.8 "62% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 4.0 "Not very clean."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
      4.0 "60% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.3 "67% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 3.7 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.5 "95% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    7.1 Good
    Based on 638 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
      7.9 "79% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
    • 8.3 "Good value."
      8.7 "87% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.6 "Food is average."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.9 "Not very comfortable."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 4.6 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      3.9 "61% complained about the bathroom."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.6 "54% said rooms were dirty."
      1.0 "90% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.5 "55% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.3 "77% had problems with the shower."
      0.5 "For 95%, the rooms looked old."
      1.5 "85% found problems with the furniture."
      3.4 "66% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 4.3 "Not very clean."
      4.6 "54% said rooms were dirty."
      4.5 "55% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.4 "66% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 3.6 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.6 "94% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 110 reviews
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
    • 8.3 "Good value."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
    • 4.4 "Bad amenities."
      4.4 "56% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
      3.3 "67% complained about the bathroom."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.9 "Not very clean."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
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    Overall rating

    7.1 Good
    Based on 638 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 98%."
      8.1 "Near to public transport, according to 81%."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      8.5 "85% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.8 "78% said the reception staff was great."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were big enough."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.5 "Bad amenities."
      4.5 "55% thought the building wasn't nice."
      1.4 "86% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.6 "94% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.8 "Rooms are not good."
      2.8 "72% complained about the bathroom."
      4.2 "58% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      2.2 "78% had problems with the shower."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.5 "85% found problems with the furniture."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.3 "For 97%, the rooms looked old."
      4.5 "55% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 3.4 "Not very clean."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      2.9 "71% thought it was rather dirty."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
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    Hotel type
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    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
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    Good to know
    "Fair breakfast prices"
    "Near city centre"
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