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    Generator Hostel Dublin

    28 Smithfield Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
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    05/11/2017Check In 06/11/2017Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (462)
    Room & Suite (191)
    Dining (65)
    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good36%
    • Average12%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “reading light” (17 reviews)
    “bunk beds” (50 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 1,477 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I have never had the pleasure of staying here but I have however tasted their AMAZING burgers they honestly are they nicest things to grace this earth. I personally rate them more then Bunsen and this skinny fries are just wow! The prices are definitely...More

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

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review on the Generator Dublin. Great to hear you enjoyed your burger and thank you for your positive comments about staff. We hope to see you back very soon. Thank you again for all your comments. Kind regards...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I’m going to review Generator Hostel in Dublin, and you are going to be amazed, because the hostel is also a bar, a little restaurant and a music place with live music every night. Further is the hostel located close to Dublin center, and it...More

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

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent and detailed review on the Generator Hostel. Great to hear that you enjoyed most of the elements of your stay and thank you for the positive comments. We will pass your feedback about the room to relevant department....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Travel dates September 23 to 27, 2017. The front desk staff was pleasant and welcoming. Upon checking in, i was assigned to a bed that was occupied. I told the front desk, they swiftly assigned me another bed. I was out all day on tours,...More

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

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review on the Generator Dublin. Great to hear you had a good stay. Also thank you for your positive comments about our staff. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards Lukas Kantor Front...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The Generator is a very fashion hostel, with a beautiful bar. But it is not a hostel as the other ones. There is no kitchen to cook your own meals and a simple, continental breakfast is not included in the price of the room. You...More

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

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review on the Generator Dublin. Great to hear you enjoyed your stay overall however we have taken your negative comments on board. We hope to welcome you back to Dublin very soon. Best...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great atmosphere! It was very cosy and hip! I would definitely recommend it to all my friends.The food was excellent and the staff were helpful! I would definitely come back if I can sometimes. The back of the hostel is Jameson distillery!More

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

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review on the Generator Hostel. Great to hear you had a good time and thank you for the positive comments about staff and food. We look forward to welcome you back to Dublin in the near future. Best...More

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    • US$18 - US$219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 106
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    Traveller (462)
    Room & Suite (191)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Navera H
    6 September 2017|
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    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 .
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    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.
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    Response from Morena L | Reviewed this property |
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    "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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