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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

The room wasn’t great. Beds weren’t too comfortable and there was only a couple outlets but all in weird places. However, all the people I met were really nice and had a great overall experience. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The bar downstairs was also really cool. They had live music and good deals on drinks. I ended up going there every night and had a lot of fun there every night. The location was nice being so close to the train station and the city center.

Stayed: January 2018, travelled solo
Thank mike m
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Its cheap but its cheerful too. The rooms and bathrooms are basic but its in a good location and the staff are helpful.

Breakfast is cornflakes, toast with butter & jam, orange juice & Tea.

Its a basic Hostel but if you're just looking for somewhere to sleep when you've had a few too many Guinness', its perfect.

  • Stayed: March 2018, travelled with friends
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Thank Edward V
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Nice place, nice pub, rooms are grand (nothing special, but no better or worse than you expect). Staff are so lovely and so helpful and they're good craic too! I was there for a stag weekend with over 20 others so the place was perfect for that.

Stayed: February 2018, travelled with friends
Thank Bryan M
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

I doubt you’ll ever find someone who’s Irish and rude at the same time, but to make it even less possible, book with Bru Hostel! Amazing and friendly staff. I stayed in a female room for 4 people and everything was perfect. We had a private bathroom, which made the stay even better and I’ll make sure to recommend to my friends and come back.

They also have a bar downstairs with live music and delicious local (and not only) beer!

Stayed: February 2018, travelled solo
Thank Aleksandra P
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Overall, it got the job done. We needed a room and that’s what it was. A room. Tight quarters but it had a bed and a bathroom to shower! The staff was accommodating and friendly. Rooms were a bit rough and very worn out but it’s a typical hostel. Now, the bar was awesome! There was live music and the staff was very friendly. Decent priced drinks and an overall welcoming atmosphere. The staff held our bags for us and even got our room early since we arrived a bit earlier than expected. The owner was pleasant as well! Glad we stayed here and if you’re looking for a room and a fun little bar, then this is your place!

Stayed: January 2018, travelled as a couple
Thank Jenna R
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