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The Dublin Central Hostel

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here in a private room Sunday-Tuesday and was happy with my stay. The private room was nice and clean but I did have to lug my suitcase up about 4 flights of stairs. The room is also out of range of the hostel wi-fi but those were the main cons. Pros are the location, walking distance to bus...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean rooms with lots of space. Toilets could have been bigger and more modern. Breakfast was a bit basic and consisted of toast and cereal, but can't complain because of the price. Staff we very helpful in answering questions and pointing out good restaurants. Would use again

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Relatively cheap place to stay, a 10 minute walk (straight and easy) to a popular area. It's great to have free breakfast and wifi, but the rooms can be a bit warm at night. We opened the window and it was fine. The guy at the door, Liam, has been very helpful and knowledgeable about the city. Awesome Chinese takeaway...

Thank Rebecca W
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017

't stayed in a private en-suite bedroom for three nights. Room wasn't particularly clean or cosy, but that's to be expected. However, we paid 140 euros for three nights and were deeply disappointed with the service. Throughout our stay we never had access to hot water or wifi in our bedroom. We reported the lack of hot water every morning...

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Very nice hostel, close to the city centre in a nice neighbourhood. Very comfortable rooms and beds with enough privacy. Also has private rooms for couples which were very nice. Clean hostel with helpful people. Breakfast is basic but good. Room could have had a little more furniture. Really enjoyed our stay!

Thank Eva B
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We stayed for three nights in a four-bed private room with bathroom. It was very comfortable and clean, and a good size for the four of us. The shared kitchen and toilet in the basement were always clean, and the stuff took care of washing all the plates and mugs in the dishwasher, so the guests didn't have to worry...

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Rochester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

In regards to a hostel, it is your average room - 3 beds, a bathroom, etc. But unfortunately when we got there, construction was happening on the first floor. And wouldn't you have it, our room just happened to be on the first floor. The construction was on the doors in the lobby as well as the room next door....

Thank kayarg
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in a double room. The room was small but comfortable and clean and absolutely suitable for a city trip. If you want to hang out at the hostel, they have two comfortable common rooms. Breakfast was way better than what you normally get in hostels. Moreover the hostel was quiet and staff was friendly. Location...

Thank Cori K
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Had a bed in 8 bed dorm (female one) with my friend. Probably wouldn't like it alone but it was pretty nice,just not for people who want their own privacy. It was very close to the center of Dublin and very cheap with included breakfast!

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed in private ensuite double rooms over new year. The rooms cost about £55 per night. They were basic and not the cleanest, a women with long dark hair clearly stayed in the room before me. The walls between the rooms are very thin and everything can be heard! We stayed on the top floor and the Wifi didn't...

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Additional Information about The Dublin Central Hostel

Address: 5 Blessington Street, Dublin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: €30 - €124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Find another hostel”
 of 5 bubbles Giuliamattei7, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Despite info on their website there are no security lockers in the dorms”
 of 5 bubbles LailaQT, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a private room that was in the basement area and it was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles trishakelley, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“higher floor has amazing view but a lot of stairs :)”
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 of 5 bubbles aichinka, 6 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for room not under dormitory (noise on floors)”
 of 5 bubbles MikeH619, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
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