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Reviews of Dublin International Hostel

Hostel | 61 Mountjoy Street, Dublin, Ireland D7

72.2% Overall Rating

454 out of 520 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (23/09/2013)

"All the essentials are covered in this hostel Friendly atmosphere all round, inclusive of both the staff and the guests Free WiFi in communal areas Free breakfast (Bread and Cereal only) Reasonable check in / out…"

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 1.73
  • Towel USD 1.73

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

- We do not accept bookings for 10 or more people. Any such bookings will be canceled and the deposit will not be refunded. - Hostelling International members will get a 10% discount on production of their membership card on arrival, this is not valid in conjunction with special offers.

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72.2%

Overall Rating

454 out of 520 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Dublin International Hostel'

Atmosphere
72.0%
Location
68.8%
Facilities
64.8%
Cleanliness
67.2%
Staff
81.6%
Value
76.0%
Safety
75.2%
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BARI? HOYRAZ

Alone

Business / conference

14 April 2014 BARI? would recommend this property

Liked: It is quite and clean

Disliked: I have choosen six people beds but i stay in eight people bedroom

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

09 April 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The fellow travelers n=in the hostel.

Disliked: The breakfast.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

AZAHARA HERVAS

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Events / festivals
Partying / nightlife
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

01 April 2014 AZAHARA would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff

Disliked: No chicken

82.9%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Partying / nightlife
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

01 April 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I like the friendly of the staff and the atmophere there

Disliked: Its doesnt have chicken

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Nayankumar Bhatt

With friends / other travellers

Visiting friends or family

19 January 2014 Nayankumar would recommend this property

Liked: Nice reception

Disliked: poor wifi

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Sightseeing & culture

14 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: getting your breakfast in an old church is really nice!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Adrien GERARD

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals
Partying / nightlife

29 September 2013 Adrien would recommend this property

Liked: Nice

Disliked: A little bit far of Temple bar

31.4%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 60% Facilities - 20% Safety - 20%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 40%

Customer review

Alone

City break

23 September 2013

Liked: All the essentials are covered in this hostel Friendly atmosphere all round, inclusive of both the staff and the guests Free WiFi in communal areas Free breakfast (Bread and Cereal only) Reasonable check in / out time

Disliked: Absence of any cleanliness in the hostel. Poor location. Mountjoy is not known to be a safe area by the locals in relative terms. The residents in the area are not friendly people to start a conversation. Walking 30 mins to / from the city center proved to be too much hassle. There's no direct bus to the hostel either. You're unlikely to make many trips to / from the hostel. Room: Only 1 power socket in a 8 bed dorm 1 room light in a 8 bed dorm, it's all or nothing Some guests appear to be long term residents here Toilets: 2 toilets for each sex in the whole building Toilets are clogged and left to overflow with sewage Aggressive light timer in the toilet leaving people showering in the dark Shower curtains are broken Toilets look and smell bad Communal facilities Kitchen is dirty, no dish washing soap provided so those communal plates / pans aren't clean at all Only one fridge for the entire hostel residents WiFi only available in the communal areas. No signals in the rooms. That's why you'll see everybody huddle in the reception area, because that 's the only place with Internet access.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break
Sightseeing & culture

21 September 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: A fresh pair of sparkling white cotton sheets and a pillowcase are provided for each guest.

Disliked: The shower button needs to be kept constantly pressed in order to take a shower.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

18 September 2013

Liked: the dining hall

Disliked: the kitchen in the basement.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals

16 September 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The building had character. It was well heated and welcoming. The sheets and bed linen were extremely clean. Beds were comfy too.

Disliked: The stairs and hallways were not too tidy. There was dirt on the stairs.

25.7%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 20% Safety - 20%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 20%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Sightseeing & culture

15 September 2013

Liked: nothing

Disliked: Bad atmosphere, dirty

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

13 August 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The beds and sheets were pristine clean, and the keycards made the place feel very safe.

Disliked: It took me a while to find the showers-- there were no showers on my floor, despite misleading signs indicating there were.

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

john cunningham

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife

23 June 2013 john would recommend this property

Liked: very nice -the breakfast hall is beautiful

Disliked: nothing to dislike - great value

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

20 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very well run and very safe - uses keycards.

Disliked: Given that there are so many people (massive hostel), it does tend to get loud especially on Fridays and Saturdays.

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

Gniewomir Kuciapski

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

21 April 2013 Gniewomir would recommend this property

Liked: Perfectly clean, very good facilities - it was much above my expectations. I think I have never been in so good hostel. Very well organised!

Disliked: it would be unfair to write bad words about this hostel

40.0%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 60% Facilities - 40% Safety - 60%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 40%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

14 April 2013

Liked: no curfue, free breakfast, some staff were nice

Disliked: Wifi only in some areas, showers that stayed on for 5 sec, dirty, no plugs anywhere, no atmosphere, some of the guests, location is not that close to town

65.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Thuja Johnson

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

03 February 2013 Thuja would recommend this property

Liked: Location close to city centre

Disliked: Hard to find your way around it!

80.0%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

19 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I liked eating breakfast in an old church.

Disliked: You have to ask at the reception desk for pans and pots for cooking and leave your passport or a five Euro deposit...

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break

19 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel was very clean. The room was spacious and there were lockers for my valuables. Also there was a sink in the bedroom.

Disliked: It is quite a bit of a walk to the city center and especially at nighttime I would not want to walk up to the hostel on my own. There is a shuttle to Temple Bar though.

65.7%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Laraine Creed

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals

05 October 2012

Liked: The parking is great!

Disliked: Its very creepy. the rooms are so old and tiny! The plug in the sockets didnt work and the bathroom is very run down

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

Kaarel Nummert

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

25 September 2012 Kaarel would recommend this property

Liked: Breakfast.

Disliked: Private twin could've had two chairs.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Kaarel Nummert

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

25 September 2012 Kaarel would recommend this property

Liked: Breakfast, best I've had in a hostel.

Disliked: Kaarel left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture
Work / volunteering

24 September 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff. Clean rooms and showers. Safe and secure. Fair price and nice breakfast. Not too far from bus stops and downtown. Easy to find.

Disliked: No wifi in room. The phones were difficult to use/ didn't work.

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break

09 July 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location, clean, comfortable beds

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.


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