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Reviews of Ashfield Hostel

Hostel | 19 - 20 D’Olier Street, Dublin, Ireland Dublin 2

84.3% Overall Rating

606 out of 644 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (13/04/2015)

Ryan Thirlwell thinks…

"The staff we amazingly friendly and helpful. Hee was a really friendly atmosphere amongst the travellers too."

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Wheelchair accessible

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 1.09

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 of 10 people or more. Please note we have a 48hour cancellation policy, all cancellations must be received before 2pm two days before arrival otherwise they will be charged a cancellation charge of the first night's accommodation. During busy period you could be asked to change room however your room type will be honoured or upgraded. Children under 16 are not permitted to sleep in shared dorms. You must have passport or photo ID to check in. Ashfield Hostel is a tourist hostel, for short-term stays only (14 night maximum stay). 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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84.3%

Overall Rating

606 out of 644 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Ashfield Hostel'

Atmosphere
82.4%
Location
97.6%
Facilities
76.8%
Cleanliness
72.0%
Staff
90.4%
Value
86.4%
Safety
84.8%
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97.1%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Christopher Manning

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture
Work / volunteering

16 October 2011 Christopher would recommend this property

Liked: It's a great property and very easy to meet fellow hostellers. It has a good atmosphere.

Disliked: Nothing. Go have a pint

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

City break

16 October 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, right near O'Connel St Bridge, right near the spire, center of town. Free wi-fi, kitchen with fridges, plates, cups, etc. Helpful staff, cool murals on the walls, one of the staff guys was totally rocking a harmonica along with some bruce springsteen for about a half hour one time, just randomly. Clean rooms, plenty of handsoap in the bathrooms, which is a good telltale sign for any hostel. The dorms are pretty basic, but there are lockers, plenty of tables and couches (nice couches, not secondhand couches),

Disliked: Not the best mattress I've ever slept on, but for the price, I'd gladly sleep on it for an extended period.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

15 October 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location (everything is within walking distance) and breakfast, comfortable beds, helpful staff, secure lockers and luggage room

Disliked: Bathroom floor in the large dorm was very sticky, sinks/showers didn't drain very well

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

14 October 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I loved staying here so much I extended my stay by four nights. The staff are fantastic, very helpful and fun to chat with. The hostel itself is great and has great common spaces for meeting people.

Disliked: The nightclub next door can be noisy so bring earplugs. Also if your room is on the first floor, sometimes you can smell the smoke from clubgoers in the back alley.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Dale Pinto

Alone

Partying / nightlife

13 October 2011 Dale would recommend this property

Liked: The staff were wonderful, the accomodation spotless, and the room was basic, but exactly what I was expecting. I wouldn't give this hostel a rating of 100%; that'd be too low. At least 150%.

Disliked: Absolutely nothing.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

12 October 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: rooms, breakfast, location, staff

Disliked: was little noisy outside the hostel

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

10 October 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location and breakfast the only real positives

Disliked: pretty old and run down. Staff not overly friendly or helpful. Small rooms. Desperately needs a facelift.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

City break

04 October 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly, central and safe, excellent value for money.

Disliked: nothing

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Rachael Pecka

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

04 October 2011 Rachael would recommend this property

Liked: I thought the staff was great! They were always willin to help and fun to talk to. The location was great and easy to get to! There is plenty to do around it and right outside the bus stop. I also thought the room was fun... Great people!

Disliked: Nothing

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

ilhan kardzha

With my spouse / partner

Partying / nightlife
Relaxation/spa
Sightseeing & culture

02 October 2011 ilhan would recommend this property

Liked: breakfast

Disliked: the door bell

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

02 October 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the atmosphere, the breakfast and the staff

Disliked: the noise in the living room

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

26 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location

Disliked: Nothing

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

20 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very good

Disliked: no

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Stephen Livingstone-Lawn

Alone

Work / volunteering

18 September 2011 Stephen would recommend this property

Liked: Centrally located with easy access to public transport. Small but comfortable lounge.

Disliked: No Dislikes!

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 40%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

16 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean bathroom (ensuite for 4 persons), free internet in the whole hostel, good location, great breakfast! Absolutely the money worth to stay.

Disliked: People checked in after midnight...

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

14 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great free breakfast and a super friendly staff.

Disliked: nothing, great place

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Partying / nightlife
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

07 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the location was great everything (sightseeing, restaurants, nightlife) was in walking distance, the breakfast was really good for a hostel, and the common area was huge. also, the staff was really helpful with day trips, directions, and recommendations

Disliked: no wifi in the rooms unless they were right above the common area. the rooms in the back had no elevator so you had to carry suitcases up a ton of stairs

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Family Holiday
Sightseeing & culture

07 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location

Disliked: The mates in the big rooms

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 40% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

30 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the location and helpful staff also safe and secure.

Disliked: the smell of sewage in the shower drain although when we mentioned it to the staff... they did give us bleach.. and the rubber smell in the buliding. also we had to buy an extention lead as there was no plug sockets near the mirror.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Visiting friends or family

28 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location is great. I like that they still have smaller all girl dorms as an option. The included breakfast is excellent.

Disliked: The hostel is okay but no more. The dorm I was in was very very pokey - it was ompossible for all six girls to be in the room at once unless in their beds. No place to put your pack and the lockers were four floors down! I think they should be less greedy and make this room (18) a four bed dorm and put lockers in the room as well as a chair or something so that the top bunk people can sit down. This is what you get for twenty euros at many other hostels.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

22 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Central and good.

Disliked: Nothing, really.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

19 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The breakfast was awesome!

Disliked: Some of the rooms face the main street where there is a club opening most of the nights. But the hostel provides free ear plugs.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Sightseeing & culture

17 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: all of the above.

Disliked: maybe better kitchen.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals

14 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location.

Disliked: Nothing.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Bernardo Santos

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

12 August 2011 Bernardo would recommend this property

Liked: Very friendly environment. Great opportunity to talk to other guest in the kitchen/ dining room. Very very central, best location.

Disliked: The room was a bit old


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