We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
28/12/2017 29/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Kinlay House

    2-12 Lord Edward Street | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    28/12/2017 29/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    US$72
    US$73
    Traveller (121)
    Room & Suite (130)
    Dining (13)
    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good44%
    • Average21%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “common room” (34 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (26 reviews)
    “temple bar” (101 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    1.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    28 Dec29 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 2 partner sites to see rooms from US$72.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Dublin hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "f9f5db7f79864f1cb99709d9a7063ca1", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":209100,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":28,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":29,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"f9f5db7f79864f1cb99709d9a7063ca1","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":73,"lowestMetaPrice":72,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":73,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":73,"lowestMetaPrice":72,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":73,"hotelName":"Kinlay House","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImY5ZjVkYjdmNzk4NjRmMWNiOTk3MDlkOWE3MDYzY2ExIiwiQUlLIjoiZjI2YWE1MmVkMmRhNDg4NGE3MDM0ODU1MzUxZWEyOGUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "28/12/2017", "checkOut": "29/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$72", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (814)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 519 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Absolutely brilliant will return!..we stayed here for a few nights for a concert...it’s short walk on direct line from luas from train/bus station....on arrival we a got a genuine lovely welcome! You can hire towels buy toiletries at reception (they also do tours if you’re...More

    Thank Cíara Ó
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed here for one night (thanks be to God) recently. Definitely won't be back! Staff were friendly but the place belongs in a hostel museum. Today's hostels are a much better standard. The rooms have one charge point for six people, so much so that...More

    Thank Thecraics90
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The staff was friendly but the atmosphere was different than expected. The pictures on the website and the reality aren't the same. It's absolutely not clean, we found mold, dust, an old fingernail and trash on the floor. It got me allergy problems. The fan...More

    Thank ninsouza
    Reviewed 8 November 2017

    The place is right in the center of Dublin, you get to pretty much every tourist attraction by foot, and the airport is only 30 min by bus. It was surprisingly calm given the hostel is right next to a busy street.

    Thank Sylhaer
    Reviewed 1 November 2017

    I spent only 1 night there but it was okay. Staff in Kinlay House is very helpful and friendly, bed was comfortable, everything so clean! I just didn't like the fact there's no lift and only 1 vegan option at the breakfast (toasts with jam)....More

    Thank Dagmara M
    Jurys Inn Dublin Christchurch
    2,764 reviews
    #32 of 150 hotels in Dublin
    0.1 km
     
    Harding Hotel
    2,323 reviews
    #28 of 150 hotels in Dublin
    0.04 km
     
    Handels Hotel Temple Bar
    1,240 reviews
    #58 of 150 hotels in Dublin
    0.05 km
     
    The Morrison, a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
    2,544 reviews
    #9 of 150 hotels in Dublin
    0.4 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$24 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, TripOnline SA, getaroom.com, Cancelon and HotelQuickly so you can book your Kinlay House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Dublin >
    • Dublin >
    • South City Centre / Temple Bar
    • Also Known As
    • Kinlay House Hotel Dublin
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (121)
    Room & Suite (130)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (112)
    Bathroom (9)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 150 hotels in Dublin
    Handels Hotel Temple Bar
    1,240 reviews
    .05 km away
     
    The Morrison, a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
    2,544 reviews
    .38 km away
     
    Jurys Inn Dublin Christchurch
    2,764 reviews
    .12 km away
     
    Harding Hotel
    2,323 reviews
    .04 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Darkey Kelly's Bar & Restaurant
    799 reviews
    .04 km away
    Queen of Tarts
    5,261 reviews
    .07 km away
    The Bull & Castle by F.X. Buckley
    1,223 reviews
    .07 km away
    Copper Alley Bistro
    669 reviews
    .04 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Christ Church Cathedral
    3,366 reviews
    .12 km away
    Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin
    2,727 reviews
    .16 km away
    Dublin Castle
    3,906 reviews
    .17 km away
    City Hall
    236 reviews
    .16 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    teena999
    16 October 2017|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from BTravelin47 | Reviewed this property |
    Be prepared in case the driver forgets. Before you travel, I suggest going to Google Maps. Search Kinlay House, Dublin. Pick up the "person" at the bottom right corner of the map and drop it in front of the hostel. Now you... More
    0
    Votes
    teena999
    16 October 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Rofhie | Reviewed this property |
    Airlink 747 from the airport to the hostel .. the hostel is well located , affordable and easy to get around . It is closer to many attractions.
    1
    Vote
    rominamazzotta
    18 March 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Donal M | Reviewed this property |
    Doubt it very much.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "We noticed our neighbours in room #109 had their own bathroom and shower."
    Read review
    "You have to take your own padlock cause they do not sell them in the hostel."
    Read review
    "Try to get a room with a bathroom inside your dorm"
    Read review
    "ask for quiet room."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing