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Barnacles Hostel Temple Bar

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
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“common room”(67 reviews)
“temple bar”(293 reviews)
“great location”(159 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Free Parking
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Overall we enjoyed our stay at the Hostel. The room was very tiny but the bed was very cosy and we did not hear any noise from the street (only from a group of french girls.....). The breakfest was good but there is a lack...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Good location, close to all the temple bars and restaurants. Staff is super friendly. Rooms were clean, not as noisy as other hostels I've stayed in but can hear upstairs people as usual. Bathroom and lockers in the dorm was a plus

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

I think allocation of room is based on male and female rather then mixed term or you people r narrow minded I believe if somebody is staying with hostel the first thing in mind youth hostel with interaction and some fun but not in it...More

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Response from Lidija R, Guest Relations Manager at Barnacles Hostel Temple BarResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel. Sorry you didn't enjoy your stay with us , I would like to be able to help but I really do not understand your complaint. Please contact the hostel directly if we can be of...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I was a bit wary being a "hostel virgin" so to speak and also given I'm 48. The price was incredibly cheap for a 4 bed dorm (approx 70 euro for each of the 4 of us) for a 3 night stay. We arrived before...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Barnacles has been our sleeping point in Dublin since we first visited the city in 2015. Staff members are wonderful. They're always there no matter what you need. We usually travel in big groups. We were 16 this time and 2 of them required lactose-free...More

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Airport Transportation
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US$24 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Joeychoochoo
9 December 2016|
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Response from alj_uk | Reviewed this property |
I got the 747 bus from the airport. I bought the return bus ticket with 2-day hop-on, hop-off city tour included for 27 euros.
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sdpoo
7 December 2016|
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Response from SophiaAndrade | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. When I was there were full of groups.
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Christine M
5 September 2016|
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Response from albertobisceglie1 | Reviewed this property |
There's a free locker under each bed. I would recommend a small padlock. Have a nice stay!
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"accessibility, good location, international company"
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"The Temple Bar area is noicey till late hours, so if you need a good nights sleep this might not the place to..."
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"double room is so comfy"
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"better have a shower in the morning, evening might be only cold water"
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