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Barnacles Temple Bar House Hostel

19 Temple Lane, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland

Welcome to Barnacles Budget Accommodation, Ireland’s most popular tourist hostels in the heart of Dublin and Galway cities. Barnacles Temple Bar was voted the best hostel in Ireland in 2012! It is in the perfect location for you to explore the lively city of Dublin! Read more

91% Overall Rating 218 out of 236 customers would recommend this property based on 236 reviews

Atmosphere 87%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 86%

Location 98%

Safety 95%

Staff 94%

Value 89%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini Supermarket
  • PlayStation
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room 1.00EUR
  • Towel 1.50EUR

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 10:30

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Dublin?

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Welcome to Barnacles Budget Accommodation, Ireland’s most popular tourist hostels in the heart of Dublin and Galway cities. Barnacles Temple Bar was voted the best hostel in Ireland in 2012! It is in the perfect location for you to explore the lively city of Dublin! Read more

Shared Rooms

6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

11 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 11

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Standard 10 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Private Rooms

Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

About Barnacles Temple Bar House

Best hostel in Ireland!
Best located hostel in Dublin!
All rooms ensuite
Free breakfast, wifi & internet
Free walking tour of Dublin
Massive discounts on tours, drinks, food and activities


Stay at the best hostel in Ireland! Yes, we have been voted the best hostel in Dublin as well as the best hostel in Ireland in 2012, and we are inviting you to celebrate with us!

To quote the 2012 Lonely Planet: 'Bright and spacious, in the heart of Temple Bar, this hostel is immaculately clean, has nice laid-out ensuite dorms and doubles with in-room storage. Because of its location, rooms are quieter to the back. Top facilities, comfy lounge and linen and towels provided'.

Every room comes with an ensuite bathroom and is centrally heated. Our cosy rooms have hot showers, comfy mattresses and individual reading lights to ensure you have a good rest. Each bed has a built-in under-bed locker to secure your luggage, and all rooms have electronic security card access keys.

All the dorms are cleaned daily and the beds made with fresh linen. Our housekeeping team are permanent and professional staff who care about what they do were committed to being the cleanest hostel in Dublin.

We can make your stay easier, from having the basic for hire like hair dryers, adaptors and alarm clocks to doing your laundry and cooking you dinner.

Here you’ll find all the facilities you need, like our free light breakfast, free Internet access and Wi-Fi, the fully-equipped kitchen, laundry service, bureau de change, recycling, tour ticket desk (open 8-10) and more.

We also make it easy for you to meet other travellers, with a selection of chill-out areas and a variety of group activities on offer. Make sure to go on our Barnacles Pub Crawl, daily at 21.00 – valid for 2 nights in the row. There’s no curfew, so you’ll have lots of time to explore the pubs and bars of Temple Bar.

And if you want to stay in, you can hang out in our newly refurbished lounge, where we have a huge DVD collection, a foosball table and lots of good cheer. There’s also a book swap, darts and featured movie nights and popcorn. We also periodically organize gigs in the hostel!

Were in the perfect location, in the heart of Dublin’s cultural quarter - Temple Bar. You can enjoy a pint of Guinness in the famous Temple Bar pub, only two doors away. When you stay here you’ll only be a minutes walk from everywhere else cafes, pubs, transport, internet cafes, supermarkets, convenience stores, banks, the post office and so much more. Not to mention tourist sites like Trinity College, Dublin Castle, the Old Jameson Distillery, Christchurch Cathedral and more!

Conveniently, there’s bicycle storage on the premises and parking (with a discounted rate) only two minutes walk away.

Our staff are young, helpful and friendly, as well as knowledgeable on what’s on and what to do in and around Dublin just ask! We can help you reserve car hire and we offer discounts on hop-on/hop-off city tour tickets and the airport shuttle, leaving direct from our door.

Reception is open 24hrs a day so there’s always someone on hand to help. If you need access to our secure room, its accessible 24hrs a day and is available for luggage and valuables. Safety deposit boxes are also available.

We have special weekly rates available including laundry, breakfast, Wi-Fi and internet. For more information ask at reception.
To make life easier for you, we have arranged discounts in many top venues, restaurants and activity centres in Dublin, giving you often over 20% discount on normal rates! Yes, drinks as well!

Heading to Galway as well? Check out our sister hostel, Barnacles Hostel Galway!

Please note that guests under the age of 16 years must book private accommodation, only staying with people in their party.

We pre-authorise guest’s credit card for the first night stay the day before arrival. Guest can do a completion on arrival or pay by other method

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day 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.