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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 21 November 2015

We stayed in a 4-bed private room for three nights. The room was not luxury but it was comfortable, clean, relatively new and had everything necessary, including our private bathroom with a great hot shower. The common areas were very cosy and the living room had lots of videos to enjoy with rainy weather. The breakfast was basic but good....

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Leiria, Portugal
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Stayed there with my girlfriend for one week and we were very disappointed with the conditions we have encountered. We were put in a room whose shower door and the shower were broken, the shutter does not close fully. The mattress is uncomfortable and the cleanliness is poor. There was even garbage from other guests. After we complain about it,...

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Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Stayed for one night in a private room, nice room and extremely helpful and friendly staff, gave us lots of advice about Dublin and let us use the luggage room once we had checked out. Breakfast was the nicest surprise for me as i didn't realise this was a free amenity when I booked ! However, if your booking around...

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Reviewed 23 October 2015

The hostel private room for three people was very clean, nicely furnished and overall a great deal. The staff were friendly and always able to give help and information. The breakfast is nice and the communal kitchen is acceptable. Perhaps they could invest in a few new pots and pans ;). The location is also good, accessible by bus 16...

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Pompeii, Italy
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

Cheap, clean, friendly and close to the center. 5 minutes from O'Connell street on feet. Nice breakfast, large kitchen and radiators always working. Helpful staff assists us to enjoy our Dublin. very good hostel.

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Novo Mesto, Slovenia
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I quite liked The Dublin Central Hostel. I stayed with 3 friends in a private room - double bed, bunk bed + bathroom. It was a good value for money - really cheap and well located. Free wifi & small breakfast.

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Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights, location is great - few minutes walk from O'Connell street, Temple Bar about 15 - 20 minutes walk. For the price, the room (private double) was great value, my girlfriend found the bed to be uncomfortable and the mattress had a 'dip' but I found it quite comfy. I didn't use the communal areas often,...

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Essen, Germany
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

my second time in this lovely hostel. nice rooms with your own toilet . you have all u need. the staff is really amazing.. good fun, Information and help. its only 10minutes to walk to Dublin city. ii ll always choose this hostel for my visit

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
Reviewed 6 September 2015

We found this hostel in a very good location, given the fact it is easily accessible from the airport by public transport bus no. 16 (stops upon request on Upper Dorset street), and in a walking distance to O'Connell street (7-10 minutes walk). The staff were helpful, our window was impossible to be closed, but the receptionist who checked us...

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Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed late August for 3 nights. The staff are friendly, helpful, kind and extremely welcoming. The rooms are clean, tidy and just what is you need. The communal rooms are a brilliant way of meeting and talking to new friends. A fantastic stay, I can't wait to come back. Thank you for making my holiday.

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Additional Information about The Dublin Central Hostel

Address: 5 Blessington Street, Dublin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $32 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Despite info on their website there are no security lockers in the dorms”
 of 5 bubbles LailaQT, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a private room that was in the basement area and it was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles trishakelley, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“higher floor has amazing view but a lot of stairs :)”
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 of 5 bubbles aichinka, 6 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for room not under dormitory (noise on floors)”
 of 5 bubbles MikeH619, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Free wifi, free breakfast, no key deposit”
 of 5 bubbles 324cherylj, 11 Jul 2015 | Read review
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