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.