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Avalon House

Hostel | 55 Aungier Street, Dublin, Ireland Dublin 2

77.7% Overall Rating

1016 out of 1123 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (27/10/2015)

James McGaw thinks…

"For such a large enterprise it still felt homely. The Cafe'/Bistro is a great boon and the scones that they sell there are to DIE for !"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Bicycle hire
  • Late check-out
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 2.13

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

Please note that guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult and cannot share dormitories. Check-in: 2pm. Check-out: 10am. Guests must show a valid form of photo ID to check in (passport, national ID, drivers license). All major credit cards accepted. Any cancellations must be made at least 24 hours in advance of the arrival date. Failure to do so will result in a charge of the price of the first nights stay. All bed linen provided free of charge. Towels for rent for 2 Euro.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Dublin?

Contact us directly

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A proud member of 'Europe's Famous Hostels', Free Internet, WiFi, breakfast. Clean, cheap, secure and in the heart of the city center - 5 minutes from Temple Bar, the heart of Dublin nightlife. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included, Self-catering

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

12 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Twin (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

Twin (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

Single (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Single (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

Quad (Private bathroom)

Continental breakfast included, Self-catering

Quad (Shared bathroom)

Continental breakfast included, Self-catering

About Avalon House

Features include:

* Free internet and wifi
* Free city map, discount book and event guide
* Cinema with free movie nights every night
* Pool, Table football, playstation
* Cafe serving 'the best espresso in Dublin' (Irish Times)
* Bicycle Hire
* Laundry service
* Hot showers
* Postal service
* Groups of all sizes welcome

Avalon is an eco friendly hostel, one of the only hostels in Ireland that uses wind energy to power the hostel and has full recycling facilities and solar powered water heaters. Winner of the Ecobiz 2007 award.

Accommodation Information

We have a huge range of room types from singles to 12 bed dorms, with en-suites or without and all with electronic locks for your security.

Please be aware that all persons under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult and can stay in private rooms only.
Please Note all bookings must be reserved with a valid credit card, failure to do so may result in your booking being cancelled without notification.

Please note that groups of 10 or more people must be fully prepaid one month before the arrival date. Groups must also pay a security deposit upon arrival and fill in a group registration form.

Location Information

We are in the heart of the city center, a 5 minute walk from Temple Bar, Grafton Street, Christchurch, Wexford Street and most of the city's main attractions.

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