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    Generator Hostel Dublin

    28 Smithfield Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
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    “bunk beds” (54 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We have previously stayed at generator in Stockholm with big pleasure, so we booked our stay in Dublin with big joy. A joy that later became regret. The quality of the hostel are poor and everything looks worn. The curtains are broke, the hallway are...More

    Thank Louise E
    Response from Lukas K, General Manager at Generator Hostel DublinResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. Good or bad, all reviews help us to improve the hostel. I note your disappointment with various aspects of the hostel. We hear that the brand new Stockholm hostel is really pretty and we are delighted that you...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Room 107 was hell on the first night, a live band was playing in the bar directly below and I might as well have been trying to sleep in the bar the noise was so loud. The next morning I asked to me moved to...More

    Thank Annette J
    Response from Lukas K, Front Office Manager at Generator Hostel DublinResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, We are very sorry to hear that you had a bad experience at Generator Dublin. We would like to inform you that we are taking action on the matter to get it resolved, we have also sent you an email with details. Best...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    First stay in a hostel in a while. Seems more like a hotel with shared bedrooms and bathroom facilities. I stayed in an 8 bed mixed as I wanted to get the cheapest deal possible. The rooms, hallways and bathrooms are clean, maybe just a...More

    Thank Lina G
    Response from Lukas K, Front Office Manager at Generator Hostel DublinResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your detailed review on the Generator Hostels. Good to hear that you enjoyed some of the elements of your stay and thank you for comments. We will pass your feedback to the relevant departments for review. We look forward to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We are a group of friends that regularly go to the generator but it has been closed 2 of the last 3 times we have been there - so call beforehand or you could be left standing out in the cold. Its a pity that...More

    Thank Mark D
    Response from Lukas K, Front Office Manager at Generator Hostel DublinResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review on the Generator Dublin. We are sorry to hear about your experience. We will pass your review to relevant department for review. We hope to see you back in Generator soon. Kind Regards Lukas Kantor Front of...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Location was far away from the city center (20-30min walk) no bathrooms on every floor - they were not very clean. No hostel feeling - more like a low quality hotel. I would not recommend it to friends&family

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    Thank charlicht
    Response from Lukas K, Front Office Manager at Generator Hostel DublinResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write your review. Please do allow me to apologize for not meeting your expectations. We will pass your feedback to the Housekeeping Manager. Thank you Have a nice day Regards Lukas Kantor

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    10 November 2017|
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    Response from Jose T | Reviewed this property |
    I do not know. We booked a room of 3 people and if there was one. We were about to book one of 4 people that also had its own bathroom
    Navera H
    6 September 2017|
    Response from N9247VAkimberlyw | Reviewed this property |
    Not in the room that I stayed in ... I'd double check with the front desk .. there is also a store nearby that may sell a blow dryer .
    1 September 2017|
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    Response from Jessika R | Reviewed this property |
    I paid about $50 per night so I would imagine the $141 is for all 3 of you. Try adjusting you settings for 1 person to see what the cost is per person.
    Room Tips
    "Draft from window, ask for a bed not at the window"
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    "Request a room high up to avoid lobby party noise"
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    "Higher level floors may be quieter, but further away from communal facilities."
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    "The room on the ground floor was quieter (unexpectedly, considering the events)"
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