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    Barnacles Hostel Temple Bar

    Temple Bar House | 19 Temple Lane South, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
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    • Excellent35%
    • Very good43%
    • Average14%
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    • Terrible3%
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    “common room” (63 reviews)
    “temple bar” (273 reviews)
    “great location” (150 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    have been staying at this hostel for over a month and find the staff helpful and friendly. The breakfast is FREE and above basic which makes me confused to why other people have moaned about it. Prices per night can vary but this hostel is...More

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    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    Good location right in the middle of Temple Bar. Cheap considering location. Friendly/ helpful staff. To be picky the beds could be comfier but that could be said about 99% of hostels. Overall good experience 9/10 and would definitely recommend.

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    Reviewed 27 February 2017

    We stayed total 5 nights at Barnacles. Staff was very helpful and it was great we were able to leave our big luggage to the hostel during our stay in Galway. Rooms were small but with this location you bear with them. Some noise but...More

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    Thank Mirka K
    Reviewed 26 February 2017

    Very nice hostel in very central location. Good for travelling alone because there were many organized events like free pasta on mondays, pub crawl on tuesdays, board games on wednesday and i think something on sunday as well. And you could also make new friends...More

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    Thank 369caro
    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    This was my second stay at the Barnacles in Dublin's City Center. I chose this hostel as an accomodation for a city trip with my husband as it is in Temple Bar. My first stay was with a group of girls on a hen party...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    Joeychoochoo
    9 December 2016|
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    Response from alj_uk | Reviewed this property |
    I got the 747 bus from the airport. I bought the return bus ticket with 2-day hop-on, hop-off city tour included for 27 euros.
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    7 December 2016|
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    Response from SophiaAndrade | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it is. When I was there were full of groups.
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    5 September 2016|
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    Response from albertobisceglie1 | Reviewed this property |
    There's a free locker under each bed. I would recommend a small padlock. Have a nice stay!
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    "The Temple Bar area is noicey till late hours, so if you need a good nights sleep this might not the place to..."
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    "better have a shower in the morning, evening might be only cold water"
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    "If you want a quiet room, ask for one away from the kitchen as well as away from the street."
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