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Bru Hostel

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  • Average29%
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  • Terrible13%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

OMG!! Yes it's a hostel and is quite good as hostels go but would have been soo much better if it wasn't for the generator/cherry picker going off outside at 8am on a Saturday and Sunday mornings!!!!!

Thank holiday_everywhere
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Warm and welcoming staff, great live acts and a wide selection of beer. This is one of my favourite bars in Cork. Although small in size, it is huge in personality. The staff excel in taking care of their customers and there is always craic...More

Thank Becky W
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I visited for one night and had a private room. It was very small but it was clean and we had our own bathroom. The check in was easy and polite. They offer a free breakfast and free wifi in certain areas.

Thank avvharris
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Paid for a 3 person private en suite room for myself for one night. The room was absolutely tiny and the 'en suite' was across the hall and you needed a separate key to get into it. So every time you wanted to use the...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The hostel is old and out dated. There is no wifi in the rooms only in the bar area down stairs. There's no power points outlets near or at your bed. Only one located (4 points) located in the corner of the room. We also...More

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Amenities
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$23 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$23 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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elainew748
17 January 2017|
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Response from Bruhostel | Property representative |
We recommend our guests park in the train station over flow car park. This is situated at the rear of the train station on Railway Street and is only a 4 minute walk from the Hostel. The cost is €9.00 for 24 hours. Please... More
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"Avoid the place at all costs"
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"Bring your own towel."
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"Hard to get a good night sleep due to loud bar and very bad mattresses."
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"Upper floor rooms are quiet."
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