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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a girls weekend in Dublin and the room was average. Completely reasonable prices of about £15 each a night so can't complain about the room. If you are planning on sight seeing Dublin and not going out much at night, I wouldn't recommend however if you're planning on going out all night and only using the room...

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Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Myself, my husband, my sister, her fiance, our dad and his fiance went to Dublin together. Due to late planning, this was the only place that could book the six of us at a reasonable price. It is about ten minutes walk from St Stephens Green and just outside the house is a bus stop going to the city centre,...

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Germany
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Yes, the hostel is an older building, so (in our case-Room 9) especially the ensuite-bathroom was really small, but that's the only complaint about the whole hostel for me! The twin-room itself (one bunk-bed in it) was spacious, including a bedside table, two chairs and a small table. Breakfast was good (reading comments about "having to go to self-service" makes...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Easy to get to straight from Dublin airport. Highly recommend hopping onto the number 16 bus as it takes you right nearby. Situated alongside a quiet road opposite a church. Upon arrival the welcoming was a very unpleasant experience. The room was basic,noted a missing tv? The bathroom was dangerous- no shower mat? It is what it is,no thrills. Good...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2015

On arriving one member of staff was not very welcoming to say the least. The beds were very small and the bathrooms were not great, but I was a good location on a main bus route and if you are not looking to be in a lot its a good cheap solution. Good tip - The no 16 bus goes...

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Wigan, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

Stayed here over NYE with 3 friends in a two bunk bed room. The hot water only works between 7am and 10am and at some point in the evening. You are given a fairly sorry looking towel for tour stay. The heating seems unpredictable. The breakfast is very very basic, white bread with toast and jam in pots that are...

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Thank Helen F
Leominster, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Booked a hostel as it was cheaper for a group of us who were visiting dublin. Hosts were so nice! Attentive and happily aided us with requests. Rooms were so so. Bunk beds were creaky and mattresses were basic. Personally I didn't sleep well due to being uncomfortable. The hairdryer supplied broke and so did the additional one we requested....

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Thank ItsLikeMeg
Florence, Italy
Reviewed 29 January 2015

I have been 4 days with my boy friend we had a double room with twins beds but there were clean and comfortables !! the staff who work there Jaan and Urve lovely , nice and kind people always available to help us in all we needed. quality price very good , nice breakfast , nice position to the town...

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Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

Myself and three friends, including my girlfriend, are right in the middle of our stay here. On the first night, we got upgraded to a double and a twin room because the heating was broken - this was done with no inconvenience to us. Both were exceptionally comfortable, facilities were clean. The only feature that's a disadvantage is that hot...

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New Glasgow, Canada
Reviewed 13 October 2014

This summer & fall I stayed at the Harrington House Hostel on three separate occasions - in early July, mid July, and early October. The first time was with my parents (80 and 85) and my sister, brother-in-law, and their two children (11 & 14). The second time was myself and my two parents. The third time it was just...

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are central and it is just a short walk to the Temple Bar(about 20 min), Grafton Street(7 min), City Centre, St. Patrick's Cathedral and St. Stephens Green. Alternatively you could catch one of the buses that run directly past our front door including the 16A bus that runs to and from Dublin Airport (TICKET 2.30 pp.). From O'Connell Street you can take buses 16, 16A, 19, 19A, 122 to our house.Also we are just 5 minutes walk away from Luas stop on Harcourt Street. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harrington House Hostel

Address: 21 Harrington Street | City End, South Circular Road, Dublin 8, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $44 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Harrington House Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Room with private bathroom and nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles asclepios44, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 at the very top of the hostel is quieter in terms of street and within hostel noise. It's ideal for a couple or solo. Larger family rooms are in the basement, which are also a bit quieter. I had one room on the second floor facing the main street which was definitely the noisiest in terms of street noise and hearing other people moving around the hostel.”
 of 5 bubbles AVeitch, 13 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Take the room upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles 543johannah, 12 Jun 2014 | Read review
“rooms in the rear away from the street are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Naplestravelers, 15 Aug 2013 | Read review
“I have no tips, but don't think it would be a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles IjaK_13, 11 May 2013 | Read review
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