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  • Excellent15%
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  • Average29%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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“bru bar”(29 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I don't recommend it 100%. Rude staff, they force you to leave as a guarantee your Id that is important and you may need it. The bathroom was dirty and inside the room, so if someone showers in the morning wake up everyone. Good location...More

Thank Agusgt21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was supposed to be in a 6 person female only dorm, found out at 2am when the other people started coming in that it clearly was not female only. It was me and one other girl, and four guys. I was outraged. I had...More

Thank ktroyer226
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friends stayed here one night. The rooms are ok, but not coozy at all. There is a bathroom ensuit which is good if you stay in a room with 4 people like we did. To enter the hostel you have to walk...More

Thank Lillifarn
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here while backpacking around Ireland. Great hostel. Rooms were good and our bathroom was clean. Located a few minutes walk across the river from Cork city centre. Has a bar which has discount prices for hostel guests, and the bar next door is good...More

Thank Chi_Alex2
Reviewed May 6, 2018

The location of Bru Bar & Hostel was wonderful. Very easy to get to from the bus station and easy to walk to and from. The staff were very friendly and accommodating with our early check in and late check out. Bathroom in the room...More

Thank Lily S
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Amenities
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$25 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$25 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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elainew748
January 17, 2017|
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Response from Bruhostel | Property representative |
We recommend our guests park in the train station over flow car park. This is situated at the rear of the train station on Railway Street and is only a 4 minute walk from the Hostel. The cost is €9.00 for 24 hours. Please... More
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"Good location"
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"Avoid the place at all costs"
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"Bring your own towel."
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"Hard to get a good night sleep due to loud bar and very bad mattresses."
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