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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 22 April 2016

This cool hostel is a nice way to stay in the city on a budget. Has Proximity to the city and you can walk to almost everywere but it has a Poor Breakfast and Have to wash your own dishes after having breakfast.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Fantastic location, straight walk down the hill to all the hotspots of Dublin. The hostel was extremely clean, quiet and well facilitated. The staff on the welcome desk were extremely welcoming, polite, professional and made me feel at ease being a lone female traveler. I definitely recommend this hostel and will be staying again. Tip, get the number 16 bus...

Thank Cherry T
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Room was large and nice. WiFi is free in the common room, but didn't work in the room unless you were pressed towards the door. Breakfast was decent. Very helpful staff who gave us a map, gave suggestions on where to go and what to see. OK location city-wise, but very near a bus stop connecting to the airport which...

Thank Marcus N
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I (and 2 others) booked a private room. It was everything you'd want in a hostel: clean bed with sheets, clean bathroom and shower, towels provided, kitchenette, multiple outlets, excellent location near the city centre (always began the day with a short walk down O'Connell st. - makes sights much closer - for us, we didn't use any transportation but...

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

A very nice, comfortable and affordable hostel. The location is a short walk from the centre of town but is worth it. Has everything you would want, clean and tidy with helpful staff. The facilities were excellent and our room was great with an ensuite also. Has a good variety of rooms and a lounge for those quiet days. Great...

Thank Anna S
Heemskerk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Very good location, simple breakfast with thee, toast and Jam, helpfull staff. we had room for two with badroom, Room was clean and had everything we needed. The heater was on all day, was warm. good price for Dublin.

Thank Mauricevdw
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2016

I stayed here in May of 2015 in a private room with ensuite bathroom, choosing the hostel based largely on price (I found that even hostels in Dublin are quite expensive) as well as location (located just north of Parnell Square, quite an easy walk). The rooms are old and dated but comfortable. Breakfast is provided every morning and there...

Thank JWoods92
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We stayed in a private room with ensuite. The room was rather large. It also had a kitchenette which had a fridge and microwave but I don't think there was any cutlery etc. So there wasn't too much point in the kitchenettes as you could have just used the kitchen downstairs. The room was fine and the place was cheap....

Thank Kate A
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Stayed here for a few nights with some friends in the three bed room, it's very basic what we had but it was a good price and only to get a nights sleep so not complaining! It was located in a nice location about 5 - 10 minutes walk from the center and the bus stop was right around the...

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 9 December 2015

no privacy in bunk or plugs for each bunk but for the money its quite worth it, free breakfast is great and whole kitchen area was very nice, we arrived after 12 which the guy working wasnt happy to come let us in but we notified him in advance and still checked in fine

Thank Olivia H

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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: €31 - €126 (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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