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Oliver St. John Gogarty's Hostel

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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“temple bar”(154 reviews)
“bunk beds”(22 reviews)
Free Wifi
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Had a 9 HR layover in Dublin. Said, no, not camping here in the airport (9:45pm arrival). So grabbed a bus (runs 24 hrs!). And headed into town. Stopped at Old Storehouse, also a great stop, but this is the place that plays on and...More

Thank Stagecrazy
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I stayed in a 10-bed dorm. The bedroom was clean and comfortable, individual lights on the beds and good hot shower in the en-suite bathroom. there is free breakfast with toasts, cereals and fruit - more than I expected for the price paid. the kitchen...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2016

Should have known better. A local who recommends a restaurant but pulls out joining for dinner himself. On the flip side; we took our "steaks" home and replaced our shoe soles with them next day, pretty positive they will last a while. One of our...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 8 April 2016

The only thing above average is perfect location of this hostel in Temple Bar, the heart of all parties. Clean basic rooms, very basic and not very tasty breakfast, kitchen open from 8am-8pm, board game room open until midnight. Pleasant staff.

Thank Iga T
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Me & my partner booked in for 2 nights at St. John Gogarty Hostel. Was smack centre of Temple Bar, great for nightlife. We were on the 4th floor and weren't bothered by the noise of the pubs below. We managed to have a room...More

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danielle n
7 February 2018|
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Response from Vitória A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I have been in this hostel in a shared room but smaller just for four people (all of them were my friends) and it wasn´t any safe in that. There was a mirror until the hips level. It was a tiny, poor and simple room with... More
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Response from iwesterlund | Reviewed this property |
I think it is about 40 minutes walk from the hostel to the arena. You can take a cab or walk. I dont know about the bus lines but the staff at the hostel was very friendly so ask them, they'll help you
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Response from Joanne L | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! Yes it is one bathroom/shower
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"Try to choose a bedroom that doesn´t face the street, because it can be quite noisy."
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"With it being in the centre of Dublin's Temple Bar area, I'd imagine the rooms higher up are quieter."
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"Try elsewhere"
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"Only stay if you're in Dublin to get drunk!"
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