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    Generator Hostel Dublin

    28 Smithfield Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
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    Reviewed 26 July 2016

    I stayed at the Generator in Dublin for a few nights on my first trip to Dublin. I booked it online and was looking forward to staying there especially after reading all of the positive reviews. Unfortunately, the hostel was a great disappointment on so...More

    Thank Travel89Addict
    Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

    This is a great little place to stay, atmosphere is great and very lively ,don't be put off by it being a hostel , rooms where clean , beds not the comfiest but you get what you pay for . Would definitely recommend for a...More

    Thank SammyJ127
    Response from GeneratorDublin1, Manager at Generator Hostel DublinResponded 31 July 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review on the Generator Dublin. Great to hear you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you back in the near future. Kind regards Maureen Meegan Operations Manager

    Reviewed 25 July 2016

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    Response from GeneratorDublin1, Manager at Generator Hostel DublinResponded 31 July 2016

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    Reviewed 24 July 2016

    Just stayed the one night en route to the west coast , we arrived late and received a fine warm welcome and a very quick check in process , we had a twin room with en suite , which was of good size clean and...More

    Thank phil w
    Response from GeneratorDublin1, Manager at Generator Hostel DublinResponded 31 July 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review on the Generator Dublin. Great to hear you had a nice welcome and enjoyed your short stay. Hopefully next time you be here for longer to experience all we have to offer....More

    Reviewed 23 July 2016

    I booked for a total of 5 people and all 5 of us went away satisfied with out stay. We loved having the restaurant and bar right there, as well as a bus stop near by. I would go back again but probably not in...More

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    Response from GeneratorDublin1, Manager at Generator Hostel DublinResponded 31 July 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review on the Generator Dublin. Great to hear you and your party enjoyed your stay and we will see you again soon. Kind regards Maureen Meegan Operations Manager

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    Navera H
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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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    "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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    "good location, great for groups"
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    "Try to get a room near the bathroom as they can be a VERY long walk away from them."
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