Kilkenny Tourist Hostel is a cost effective way of spending a fabulous time in County Kilkenny. The hostel is located in the centre of downtown Kilkenny and is medium in size. The building of the hostel is a townhouse almost 260 years old with Georgian architecture that is mostly still remarkably intact. The hostel provides the city’s best budget accommodation without compromising on quality or service. The hostel provides valuable information to tourists on its notice boards like where to experience the best traditional music, how to get a free tour of Kilkenny Brewery and where to go if you are interested in watching a hurling match. A fully equipped kitchen is provided for the guests so they can cook their favourite meals. Linen is included in the price. Luggage storage and laundry facilities are provided. A comfortable sitting room with a burning fire is a nice place to mingle with the other guests. This is the only hostel in the city to be approved by the Irish Tourist Board and is a member of the Independent Holiday Hostels group.