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Reviewed yesterday NEW

very bad welcome there, and some last minutes changes without say it before... Lockers are not all working... But it remains a good price, not that far to the city center and rather clean... good for a short stay if you dont have big laugages

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Dublin youth hostel was clean, the staff were very welcoming and helpful, and it has a 24-hour open reception, which can be really helpful. The downsides were that the wifi is unstable, the hostel is situated in a somewhat sketchy part of town, and the only options for breakfast are cold cereal and toast. I wouldn't highly recommend it...

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Thank miagoesawol
Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My daughter and I stayed here for one night in a private room. The room was spacious, the shared bathroom was clean. The building is old but in a good state of repair. The staff are friendly, the car park is secure. The continental breakfast is included. I would stay here again.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights as part of a uni trip. Rooms were clean and spacious, although wifi was very poor and sometimes inaccessible in the rooms. The comfort of the beds were average; neither fully comfortable nor uncomfortable. Wifi was decent in the lobby downstairs. Location is good, only a 5-10 minute walk to the city centre. Staff were...

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Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been staying here several times over several years. It has decreased in Quality, their staff is not as motivated and friendly as it used to be. The breakfast is also less than it usually was (there were egg versions available and other stuff, now it's just coffe, toast, cereal and Juice.) The showers have also not been working...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice hostel, rooms are big, bathrooms were quite clean, staff was pleasant and the atmosphere was quite good. I would say it s a bit expensive compared to hostels in other cities but accomodation in Dublin is really expensive so I guess it 's a good option. Breakfast is basic but free and it is served in...

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Dublin Internat... Y, Manager at Dublin International Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to comment, we are happy that you had a decent stay here with us and that you found it easy to get too and from the city, that the bathrooms were large and clean, the atmosphere was good and the staff were friendly. We do our best. We hope that should you visit Dublin...

Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This hostel is what you pay for - my friend was travelling on a budget, so this was the cheapest we could find in Dublin. Some of the staff is nice and the rooms are relatively clean. However it's a 15 min walk from the centre, there are no power sockets or wifi in the rooms, the breakfast is literally...

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Dublin Internat... Y, Manager at Dublin International Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment. We are sorry to hear about the mix up in the room. On check in everyone is allocated certain bed and bed numbers which match the reservation. If a guest decides to take another bed instead of the ones allocated and not tell the reception team, the reservations do not match and...

Reviewed 21 February 2017

It is a cheap hotel, the bedrooms were very warm (wich is good because of the weather), the beds were very cozy, but the shower was awful (with no pressure and the hot water is almost cold sometimes), the breakfast is mediocre (but good considering the price of the hotel), altough the orange juice was awful. Besides that, the location...

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Dublin Internat... Y, Manager at Dublin International Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to comment. We are in the process of revamping the bathrooms, perhaps on your next visit to Dublin and if you decide to stay with us again, then you will see the improvements. I hope that you enjoyed your time here in Dublin. Take care, Safe and Happy Adventures Misty Dublin International...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We booked a twin room with an ensuite. Unusual for a YHA but we rang and emailed what we wanted and got an email confirmation. Got there and we had a twin room with a toilet. We were on a split level floor and on the next floor up there was two lots of mens shower rooms and no womens....

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Dublin Internat... Y, Manager at Dublin International Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to comment. We are sorry that your stay wasnt all that it could have been. Out of the 44 bedrooms we have there are only 4 rooms that have a private en-suite within them, the difficulty on the day was perhaps more to do with moving other guests around in order to accommodate. The...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Stayed here during a drinking weekend in Dublin. Staff were friendly, beds were fine and the breakfast was good. Could have offered some more hot food to soothe the hangover than the selection of cereals and toast but couldn't complain for what we were paying. Location-wise it's a bit far out - about 30 minutes walk from most central stuff.

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Dublin Internat... Y, Manager at Dublin International Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to comment, there are some excellent local cafes near to the hostel which offer a really delicious cooked breakfast and breakfast rolls, which sounds like what you needed following your weekend with us. We hope that the distance from the city centre to the hostel will not detract you from staying with us on...

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Additional Information about Dublin International Youth Hostel

Address: 61 Mountjoy Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > North City Centre
Price Range: $29 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dublin International Youth Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Free car park”
 of 5 bubbles 385GrainneM, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ring and get more details. Dont just rely on the photos as they are misleading, especially if you want your own bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles KylieandAnita, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles marco68-UK, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Take a room on the lower floor because of the wi-fi signal and better and faster access to all the other areas of the hostel.”
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“Quieter at the rear”
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