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Globetrotters/The Townhouse

Hostel

46/48 Lr Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, Dublin, Ireland

Globetrotters Tourist Hostel is special. It is ideally situated only a 2 minute walk from the main street in Dublin (O'Connell Street). The hostel building is very famous. It is 200 years old and was once the home of famous poets and playwrights Mr. Dion Boucicault and Lafcadio Hearne (Koizumi Yakumo).

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Atmosphere 78%

Cleanliness 75%

Facilities 75%

Location 94%

Safety 87%

Staff 83%

Value 81%

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 1.20USD

Important Information

10 euros per park night parking,

Balance cannot be paid with switch card,

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Dublin?

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Globetrotters Tourist Hostel is special. It is ideally situated only a 2 minute walk from the main street in Dublin (O'Connell Street). The hostel building is very famous. It is 200 years old and was once the home of famous poets and playwrights Mr. Dion Boucicault and Lafcadio Hearne (Koizumi Yakumo).

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Shared Rooms

6 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

People 6

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

8 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

People 8

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

People 8

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

10 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

People 10

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

12 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

People 12

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

10 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

People 10

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Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Private Rooms

Double Bed Private Ensuite

People 2

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

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Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Twin Private Ensuite

People 2

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Single Private Ensuite

People 1

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

People 3

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

People 3

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Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About Globetrotters/The Townhouse

We have gone to great lengths to restore the buildings and still maintain the character.

There is a marvellous friendly atmosphere here with hostellers and staff.
The hostel is open 24 hours a day all year round.

Most tourist attractions are within walking distance - Trinity College, the National Art Gallery, Museums, etc. Across the road is the Bicycle Hire Shop and around the corner is the Central Bus Station and Train Station. The Airport Bus stops right outside our door!
The hostel is open 24 hours a day all year round.


There is a left-luggage facility (FREE) and safety deposit boxes are also available at a small charge.

There is a nice cheerful T.V. Room for your leisure.
The Breakfast Room overlooks a wonderful Japanese Garden in which you are also able to enjoy an outdoor picnic should you desire.

Globetrotters consist of specially designed dormitories which can accommodate 6, 8, 10 or 12 people. All dormitories have en-suite showers and toilets - the showers are FREE!.
The rooms have pine bunk beds which are custom designed for Globetrotters.
All beds have a reading light and are really comfortable.


The bed linen is professionally laundered daily. Continental quilts are also included which have been said to be cosy in Winter and refreshingly cool in Summertime.
Please read our Frequently Asked Questions which should answer most if not all of your questions.

Children under 16 must be booked into private family rooms
not permitted in shared accommodation .

Valid passport ID required on check -in.

Accommodation Information

The hostel is open 24 hours a day all year round. There is a left-luggage facility (FREE) and safety deposit boxes are also available at a small charge. There is a nice cheerful T.V. Room for your leisure. A coffee machine is available for guests and a small shop selling a range of beverages and confectionery is available from reception.

The hostel has a free WIFI open network, bed linen is included and your rooms are cleaned daily.

We have recently added a laundry room for guests which has a washing machine and dryer, charges apply.

There is a 24 hour reception meaning no curfew. You can also park your bikes securely for free too.

The Breakfast Room overlooks a wonderful Japanese Garden in which you are also able to enjoy an outdoor picnic should you desire.

Location Information

Globetrotters Dublin Hostel is situated in the middle of Dublin, a hop skip and a jump away from the major travel links within Dublin and Ireland itself such as the Bus Station. The Luas (light tram rail running through Dublin) and the Connolly Train Station.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.