We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    MEC Hostel

    42 North Great Georges St, Dublin 1, Ireland
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    US$133
    US$37
    SAVE US$96
    US$133
    Traveller (34)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin
    4,297 reviews
    #56 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Academy Plaza Hotel
    4,532 reviews
    #43 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street
    3,533 reviews
    #31 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Hotel St. George
    684 reviews
    #80 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Overview
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good42%
    • Average25%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from MEC Hostel
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin
    4,297 reviews
    #56 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Academy Plaza Hotel
    4,532 reviews
    #43 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street
    3,533 reviews
    #31 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Hotel St. George
    684 reviews
    #80 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Rooms
    3 Sep4 Sep
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from US$37.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Dublin hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "ce75a4ff4bf24a0badbbc5067fe680fb", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":213282,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"ce75a4ff4bf24a0badbbc5067fe680fb","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":133,"lowestMetaPrice":37,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":133,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":133,"lowestMetaPrice":37,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":133,"hotelName":"MEC Hostel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImNlNzVhNGZmNGJmMjRhMGJhZGJiYzUwNjdmZTY4MGZiIiwiQUlLIjoiODBkMGU0NDdiNDY3NGFiMjk4NGMzODhkYjNkYWY0NGYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/09/2017", "checkOut": "04/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$37", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (169)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for MEC Hostel
    See the most recent reviews

    31 - 35 of 93 reviews

    Reviewed 27 November 2015

    Very spacious rooms; seem a little run down. Reception staffed 24 hrs. Keycards are swapped every day. Price is good. Bathrooms are ok, but could be better or cleaner. Lockers inside the room. Location is ok but not excellent (~20 mins walk to center).

    Thank Florian K
    Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

    The hostel is clean and spacious. The reception staff were very good, quick check in which makes everything easier. My friends and I agreed that the rooms were perfect in size and cleanliness which helps when you're staying more than 1 day. We would happily...More

    Thank Hospitality03
    Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

    Huge hostel at walking distance of the city centre. Clean and nice showers. The €2 breakfast is not really worth it IMHO as you can go out and get a very good breakfast for +/- €5. Staff was OK friendly, but props to them for...More

    Thank DennisDB
    Reviewed 26 October 2015

    I travelled as a party of 9 people, stayed in a 10 bed room which was very large, there was 5 bunk beds and nothing special about the room, but exactly what you'd expect for the price you pay.You will need to bring your own...More

    1  Thank Rebecca B
    Reviewed 12 October 2015

    Room 4 beds, perfect space, perfect location at hostel (try to use room 304) It had an issue with one window without cover, but solved after being asked in the reception. Private bathroom in perfect conditions. Shower shampoo and duche at disposal.

    1  Thank malvinho
    Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin
    4,297 reviews
    #56 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Academy Plaza Hotel
    4,532 reviews
    #43 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street
    3,533 reviews
    #31 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    Hotel St. George
    684 reviews
    #80 of 151 hotels in Dublin
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Agoda and HostelWorld so you can book your MEC Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Dublin >
    • Dublin
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (34)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (33)
    Nearby
    Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street
    3,533 reviews
    .41 km away
     
    Hotel St. George
    684 reviews
    .15 km away
     
    Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin
    4,297 reviews
    .34 km away
     
    Academy Plaza Hotel
    4,532 reviews
    .26 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Pho Viet
    447 reviews
    .21 km away
    147 Deli
    132 reviews
    .15 km away
    Old Music Shop Restaurant
    124 reviews
    .20 km away
    Kimchi
    252 reviews
    .19 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
    477 reviews
    .30 km away
    Gate Theatre
    183 reviews
    .22 km away
    Garden of Remembrance
    226 reviews
    .25 km away
    Dublin Writers Museum
    374 reviews
    .23 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    TheTigerTravels
    18 July 2016|
    Answer
    Response from Wiktor W | Property representative |
    Hi, the suites are on ground and first floor. Towels are included in the suites. Towel rental is for the other rooms.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "don't bother"
    Read review
    "The rooms to the rear are quietest"
    Read review
    "if you require bottom bed request for one."
    Read review
    "Not wheelchair accessible."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing