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Reviews of Abigails Hostel

Hostel | 7/9 Aston Quay, Dublin, Ireland 2

93.5% Overall Rating

1277 out of 1335 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (02/04/2014)

Jessica Zanovelo Fogaca thinks…

"Good location, nice atmosphere. The staff is really friendly and the free breakfast makes everything perfect! It was a nice staying."

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Fax
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 1.38

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

groups must pay in full 4 weeks prior to arrival and that we take a security deposit for any groups over 10 people Abigails budget accommodation is a tourist hostel, for short-term stays only. Hostel Management reserves the right to cancel or amend a booking for anti-social behaviour towards hostel staff and/or guests, or non-adherence to our terms and conditions.

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93.5%

Overall Rating

1277 out of 1335 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Abigails Hostel'

Atmosphere
93.6%
Location
100.0%
Facilities
92.0%
Cleanliness
84.8%
Staff
95.2%
Value
95.2%
Safety
93.6%
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Tracy Stanton

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

08 September 2012 Tracy would recommend this property

Liked: I liked everything about this Hostel. Best one so far.

Disliked: If you want quiet, bring ear plugs. Which I did bring mine, so I was all set. Nothing really negative about this stay. It was a pretty great place!

91.4%
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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

01 September 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great hostel in a very central part of Dublin. Nice clean rooms, big kitchen and the free breakfast is fantastic! Very secure place which is handy, and you're only a stumble from Temple Bar and all its fantastic nightlife options.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Work / volunteering

31 August 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The best location for sight-seeing in the area. Friendly and helpful staff; great breakfast; fun atmosphere.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Ola Gangare

As a family with children

City break
Events / festivals
Family Holiday
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Visiting friends or family

27 August 2012 Ola would recommend this property

Liked: A perfect place to stay at visiting Dublin.

Disliked: Nothing1

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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Family Holiday
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

23 August 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I went on the trip of a lifetime with my Mum who is in remnission from cancer. There is no way that she could walk sets of stairs and Abigail's has a lift! What a life saver. It made all the difference and the staff were great to boot - can't fault them. Brekkie was great too and the facilities were the best I've seen in a hostel.

Disliked: Nothing, it was great!

97.1%
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Customer review

As a family with children

Family Holiday
Sightseeing & culture

19 August 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Central location

Disliked: Front door was not secure

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Melissa Tam

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

18 August 2012 Melissa would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent place to stay! Convenient and a great value. The people staying there ranged from singles to large families with children as young as newborn babies and adults as old as their 70s!

Disliked: That they did not have rooms for only 2 people available so if you wanted more privacy then this isn't the place but otherwise an excellent place!

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Customer review

Alone

Work / volunteering

15 August 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: - very low price - friendly stuff - free linen - lockers - free wi-fi - breakfast is included - big rooms - bathrooms on the room - close to Temple Bar/City Center

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife

14 August 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location is fantastic! Really good value for money, staff are friendly and there's no curfew. Nice atmosphere

Disliked: there was no air conditioning, although it was a warm night we stayed, the heat was unbearable in both the rooms and common room, but other than that it was great

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Mark Coles

Alone

City break
Visiting friends or family

11 August 2012 Mark would recommend this property

Liked: An excellent experience and right in the heart of Dublins nightlife. Value for money is second to none. Have been to Italy, Germany, Ireland, and Spain backpacking and hostelling and that was one of the cheapest, cleanest, and most central out of them all. The included breakfast was fantastic quality and plentiful. Thanks to all there for helping make my Dublin experience fantastic!

Disliked: Nothing bad ... all excellent!

94.3%
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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

06 August 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Extremely well located! You feel you are in a friendly and safe environment! Very cool for young travelers!

Disliked: Would have appreciated a locker within the room for small valuables.

94.3%
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Michelle Stanley

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Work / volunteering

30 July 2012 Michelle would recommend this property

Liked: The location is fantastic. A 10 minute walk (at the most) to basically everything. Anything out of the city is also easy to access with bus stops at the door, a taxi rank across the road and shuttle facilities to the airport. It has great kitchen facilities and feels really safe and welcoming. Wifi everywhere (including the rooms) was also great!

Disliked: It has just one big open plan area where people check in, cook, watch tv, hang out. It is nice because it means you meet a lot of people however on the weekends there are often people around drinking and it gets quite noisy.

88.6%
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Ng Choon Gim

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

27 July 2012 Ng would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, basic breadfast, friendly staff

Disliked: Pillow is flat

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Oksana Nekoz

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

23 July 2012 Oksana would recommend this property

Liked: it was in an excellent location, the hostel was clean, and the room was just right for us

Disliked: hard to catch wireless in room

62.9%
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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

22 July 2012

Liked: Close to O'connell St (biggest street in Dublin).

Disliked: The room was not very clean and also pretty small.

88.6%
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Victor Golegã

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

22 July 2012 Victor would recommend this property

Liked: Amazing breakfast

Disliked: plumbing problems in my room

94.3%
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Stefanie Gmeiner

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

20 July 2012 Stefanie would recommend this property

Liked: Very good location, friendly staff and really cheap!!!

Disliked: Our toilet was flushing all the time and that was a bit annoying during the night.

94.3%
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Customer review

Alone

Events / festivals

19 July 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location is fantastic ,in between Oconnell st. and Temple bar,Bus stops outside door, Staff are very nice. Beds are reasonably comfy, plenty of hot water

Disliked: Nothing

77.1%
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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

14 July 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location of the hostel was very good. It is a short walk to all the major sights and to the Temple Bar area. Room and ensuite bathroom was clean. Breakfast was included and it was good. Common area was spacious.

Disliked: Common ktichen was not clean as the sinks were filled with dirty crockey and cultery used by fellow travellers. There were only 2 power sockets in the 6-bed dorm that I stayed and it would be good if there was individual reading light for each bed.

91.4%
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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

14 July 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very nicely located hostel, with a nice breakfast, nice size rooms, nice showers and helpful staff. Great place to meet other travelers also.

Disliked: Beds were very hard and the pillows were almost flat.

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Elaine Tay

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

07 July 2012 Elaine would recommend this property

Liked: It has a nice lounge area and the rooms and bathrooms are very clean.

Disliked: Wifi cannot be accessed from the room.

91.4%
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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Business / conference

06 July 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the location

Disliked: slightly crowded

85.7%
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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

05 July 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff is really nice, good location, nice breakast and common room

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Matthew Lindsey

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

05 July 2012 Matthew would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, it's walking distance to almost everything. Very easy to access from the airport. Staff is extremely helpful and nice.

Disliked: Matthew left no negative feedback.

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JIA QIN

With friends / other travellers

Relaxation/spa

04 July 2012 JIA would recommend this property

Liked: location, kitchen

Disliked: noise


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