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The Hideout Hostel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

We have been welcomed by Declan, who showed us the place that happened to be extremely accomodating, clean and warm. The breakfast was average, but our host made sure we were all content. Declan then gave us a few tips as for where to go eat and drink, and also where to ask regarding the boat cruises. As we told...

Thank Justine H
Billings, Montana
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This is a great hostel to stay for a quick night or an extended stay. The staff is over-the-top friendly and the location can't be beat. The room had a bathroom and they provide a nice little continental breakfast in the morning.

1Thank Patrick W
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights in a private room and were quite pleased. The staff was very friendly and very helpful (they even called our tour guide to confirm our booking). The location is excellent (close to all the pubs, grocery store, bus stop) and they have an excellent fireplace in the common room where everyone could relax and...

1Thank Jaime C
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

Staff is very friendly and accomodating..place is nice and quite and the location is very good..we would love to come back to dingle and stay again with this hostel coz i love the atmosphere and the location which is accessible to the town proper..

1Thank Remilei B
Reviewed 10 September 2015

I came back here just to feel the homey-ness of the place. It's cosy and quiet and has a great vibe, interesting books to read, a kitchen that just begs you to cook in and staff who are happy and nice and who know what they are talking about. The free tea and coffee all day is a really nice...

Thank Sarah S
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

We, as a couple, stayed here for two nights in a double room. The room was really nice and had a rather big private bathroom. Everithing was perfectly clean and cozy! We slept very well, as the bed was perfectly comfortable and the hostle was totally silent at night. Breakfast did even offer orange juice and joghurt besides toast and...

2Thank Anna L
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

This hostel was a great base to rest and explore Dingle town on our stopover while walking the Dingle Way. The room for two was clean and comfortable and was good value. The staff were helpful and there to answer any query . There is a clothes wash and dry service for a reasonable charge. Wifi was strongest downstairs. My...

2Thank Jo K
Oklahoma City, OK
Reviewed 13 July 2015

My stay and this hostel was not poor, nor was it great. It provided a roof over my head and a warm, dry place to sleep. The staff members were friendly enough. The room seemed a bit dingy. The bathroom was of moderate cleanliness. If I travel to Dingle again, I will splurge for more cozy accommodation.

Thank RachelCS
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Feels like this place is living off its Lonely Planet entry, which gives it rave reviews, which I felt it really didn't live up to. The room was fine, just very dated and not especially clean. By comparison to the other hostels I stayed in on my two week trip, it was really poor value and didn't feel particularly warm...

1Thank Get2013
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

Wifi didn't work, the lady working sat outside complaining about her job and how she was to take off on leave without telling the owner, while we sat inside waiting for assistance at reception. Our beds had springs sticking in our backs every which way and we woke up sore and my friend even had a bruise on her rib...

Thank K M P

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Hideout Hostel

Address: Dykegate Street, Dingle, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Dingle Peninsula > Dingle
Price Range: $53 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Single room is a bit expensive but for 2 it is worth it.”
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“Owner is difficult so maybe talk to one of the girls working there.”
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