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Reviews of The Times Hostel - College Street

Hostel | 8 College street, Dublin, Ireland Dublin 2,

84.7% Overall Rating

405 out of 433 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (11/09/2014)

Lena Knezevic thinks…

"Very nice and helpful staff as always! Nice kitchen with basically everything you need, even free milk, while it lasts! ;)"

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 3.80
  • Towel USD 2.53

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Important Information

he default check-in time is 14:00 . Valid passport/ID required on check-in. Please note: Guests under 18 must be booked into private family rooms - they will not be permitted in shared accommodation. Groups are subject to our hostel group policy. This hostel has 2 days advance notice for cancellations or 1 night will be charged as penalty using your credit card provided upon booking. Breakfast offered for a small extra charge (3Eur)

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84.7%

Overall Rating

405 out of 433 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'The Times Hostel - College Street'

Atmosphere
78.4%
Location
95.2%
Facilities
78.4%
Cleanliness
80.0%
Staff
94.4%
Value
83.2%
Safety
83.2%
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Customer review

13 June 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I had the best time here!!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
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Customer review

12 June 2010

Liked: Nothing!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Leah Petersen

08 June 2010 Leah would recommend this property

Liked: This place was awesome!! Best hostel we've ever stayed at. Very clean, and the receptionist was really helpful and nice, she recommended great stuff to do. Great location, near the Temple Bar, and shopping area. Would love to stay here again, definitely makes me want to come back to Ireland!!

Disliked: Leah left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Loretta Johnston

06 June 2010 Loretta would recommend this property

Liked: great location! Near the temple street bars.

Disliked: Loretta left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

05 June 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I liked the clean rooms and bathrooms. Room was spacious with nice flooring.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Customer review

31 May 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very Clean, Very Nice Staff, and you couldn't ask for a better location.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Customer review

31 May 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean and modern. Fantastic location!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

62.9%
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Customer review

31 May 2010

Liked: helpful stuff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Sarah Adams

28 May 2010 Sarah would recommend this property

Liked: This place was amazing!! Amenities were fantastic, rooms were clean, quiet, safe and comfortable. Shower was hot and water pressure was great. Right across the street from Trinity College, right around the corner from the pub district, lots of shopping and public transportation. And the front desk staff are just lovely. Would definitely stay here again!!! Highly recommended.

Disliked: Sarah left no negative feedback.

91.4%
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Jamie Wood

27 May 2010 Jamie would recommend this property

Liked: Great place for an awesome time in Dublin! Stayed in a 6 bed dorm, really clean, great comfortable beds, very good shower! Huge communal kitchen, which was great for cooking and the free breakfasts in the morning. Lots of opportunities to meet people! Had an absolutely amazing time in Dublin, some incredible nights out, can't wait to come back! Strongly recommended for a great location and cool atmosphere.

Disliked: Jamie left no negative feedback.

74.3%
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Customer review

20 May 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Alexander Friedrich

09 May 2010 Alexander would recommend this property

Liked: I enjoyed staying here. The staff were great and the room was clean

Disliked: Alexander left no negative feedback.

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Joseph Shaw

09 May 2010

Liked: Great location. Right across from Trinity College and the Garda station. Minutes walk from Temple Bar district and two steps from Doyles Pub. Dorm room was large with ensuite. Kitchen and "chill" room where also very large. Security was pretty good. Very clean. Great staff and overall good character to the whole place. Felt more like staying at a friends place than a hostel

Disliked: Joseph left no negative feedback.

82.9%
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Customer review

03 May 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel was in a perfect location and the staff were extremely helpful. The free breakfast was amazing, as was the kitchen itself. Would definitely recommend staying here!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Rosa Zarela Díaz de Azevedo

30 April 2010 Rosa Zarela would recommend this property

Liked: Actually I liked every single detail about The Times Hostel and I'm really glad it was the one I chose amon many others. Perfect place, perfect location, absolutelly clean, wonderful staff, specially the girls at reception - Leah, Cassandra and Catriona - , always ready to help, to hear you, very welcoming people from the minute you step inside the building. Free internet (which is great), nice breakfast, with fruits on weekends and free pancakes on sundays. I trully recomend The Times Hostel, and I'm sure everyone will be as satisfied as I was. I took a 6 bed female dorm ensuite. Room 18 - my "home" in Dublin. If you need to know anything else and think I can help you, just get in touch - zareladiaz@gmail.com.

Disliked: Rosa Zarela left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

19 April 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very helpful and friendly staff - i would recommend

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

18 April 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was clean, organized, and homely.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
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Customer review

17 April 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location!!! The staff are more than happy to help with anything!!! Nice and clean, great kitchen and comunal areas! Fantastic!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

68.6%
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Customer review

16 April 2010

Liked: The hostel itself was nice but the staff had a horrible policy of assigning rooms alphabetically instead of by who booked the hostel first. Even though I booked my room 2 months in advance, my friends and I were split up since my last name begins with a W. Then, they assigned us in the rooms wrong and two of us were woken up in the middle of the night and accused ot being in the wrong place! Instead of correcting the problem in their computers, they threw out my friend's towel and washcloth from home and made her bed, therefore kicking her out of the room!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 40%
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Customer review

14 April 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Shower filled with water, no lockers in rooms, no soap in bathrooms, and very small rooms with not enough hanging spaces and no shelves. Otherwise perfectly fine, with very comfy beds and pillows. Breakfast very minimal but free.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

12 April 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the location is very good!!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
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Monica Sosa

12 April 2010 Monica would recommend this property

Liked: Breakfast is so nice and tasty.Perfect location.

Disliked: Monica left no negative feedback.

57.1%
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ANGELES SANCHEZ GARCIA

11 April 2010

Liked: Too expensive for what they offer....Breakfast was not very good and the room and toilet was not clean enough.

Disliked: ANGELES left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Customer review

09 April 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The sheets, bed, and bathroom were all clean. In addition, they provide free phone calls back home. Also, the staff is so very friendly and helpful! Would absolutely stay here again.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

06 April 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The best thing I loved about this place was the friendly atmosphere and people, reception and other backpackers both =)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.


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