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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Getting a hotel in Dublin city for a decent price especially on a bank holiday weekend is nearly impossible. That’s how I actually ended up here as after my backpacking time I was not really thrilled to stay in a hostel. So for 150Euro a night I got myself a double room. The hostel is based right in Temple Bar...

Thank SaNNy82
Island of Malta, Malta
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the ideal accommodation if you're on a low budget and want to stay in the heart of Dublin. The staff were really nice and helpful, rooms were clean but could have been slightly more spacious. Other than that it was a great experience and I highly recommend this place! :)

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent stay. Nice staff, perfect location, extremely good value for money. Centrally located in the heart of Dublin with everything the heart desired withing walking distance. I would strongly recommend this place.

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Seminole, Florida
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great staff! Great location! Nothing like being in the heart of Temple Bar area. Had an awesome vacation in large part to our stay at Barnacles. Definitely the place to stay plus the free spaghetti dinner on Monday nights is a bonus! Bit noisy at night due to the proximity to the local pubs, but that comes with the location.

Thank christinelT4711WM
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hostel was very good clean friendly well run centre of Dublin. I just needed a place to shelter for a few hours after a gig before getting a bus in the morning down the country and it did just that. It was very good!

Thank Ferman2013
County Wexford, Ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good place for a good value for money. close to all amenities and transport. AND no noise at all.selection of the type of rooms that suits my pocket . my personal clothes sure we're very secured nmakshy ndyyyyophgg ytsr fv kywaadhgkń rythdy

Thank portiam616
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed our stay. Frienday and helpful staff. Location is amazing, central for everything and surrounded by interesting little shops. Local amenities are very good and access to public transport and the airport.

Thank C4035NQkathleenm
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Room was clean and seemed a pleasant enough space to spend some time in relaxing if needed. Mattress was a bit on the firm side but I guess durability wins the day. Staff were really friendly and always willing to help or advise. Situation of the hostel is ideal, and despite it being in the Temple Bar area there wasn't...

Thank peteraF5600SD
Kent, UK
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Having read some reviews, I made sure to ask for a quiet room. I got room 109 - a mixed-sex dorm - which was away from the street (ear plugs recommended in those rooms, apparently) but next to kitchen. Breakfast is available from 7.30-9.30am so it could be noisy from 7, when the member of staff starting setting up (breakfast...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

You really don't have to go far for pubs and restaurants but at times you could not get into the pubs as they were full standing room only. Great choice of eating places and being two females on our own we felt very secure walking about

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Start your Irish experience at Barnacles Hostel Temple Bar, the perfect location to explore Dublin City. Barnacles hostels in Dublin and Galway are specifically designed for you, the modern day global backpacker - with state of the art facilities, superior comfort and a relaxed and friendly vibe, all at affordable rates. You can find the Barnacles team 24 hours a day, ready to give you tips and local knowledge on how best to enjoy your time with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barnacles Hostel Temple Bar

Address: Temple Bar House | 19 Temple Lane South, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > Temple Bar
Price Range: $40 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Barnacles Hostel Temple Bar 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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“better have a shower in the morning, evening might be only cold water”
 of 5 bubbles SaNNy82, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you want a quiet room, ask for one away from the kitchen as well as away from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles alj_uk, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask to be on an upper floor for a mixed room, or a private room.”
 of 5 bubbles serram2014, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Dortoir for six persons !”
 of 5 bubbles pasbecq, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Fun getting used to bunk beds again !!!”
 of 5 bubbles mariehanley, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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