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Generator Dublin

Hostel | Smithfield Square, Dublin, Ireland Dublin 7

87.2% Overall Rating

464 out of 500 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (08/09/2014)

"nice, new, with cards to open the doors of the room, a very clean toilet with shower in each room, electricity to recharge the phone for each bed, light for each bed, overall, a perfect hostel."

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Facilities

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Nightclub
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Bar(s)
  • Common area / room
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Dublin?

Contact us directly

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Overview

You’ll find Generator Dublin in the heart of Smithfield Square in central Dublin. Next door you’ll find the Jameson Distillery, one of the most popular attractions in the city. While you are here make sure you soak up the atmosphere of the hostel. It’s a destination in its own right. Head to the bar and chill out areas and get yourself a well deserved drink or two and soak up the most eclectic and authentic entertainment for miles around. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

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8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)

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Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Triple (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Twin (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Single (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Quad (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

6 person (Private bathroom)

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6 person (Shared bathroom)

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Family Room (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About Generator Dublin

FREE WI-FI
Stay connected. Free across most areas. Internet terminals also available for a small charge. Needing to print, we can help with that also.

THE BAR
With a wide range of both local and world renowned beers, spirits and soft beverages, entertainment nights and events. Open daily from 11:30am and closing late most nights

THE LOUNGE
Open 24 hours a day to relax, unwind and socialize in. There are also full size pool tables to show off your skills.

BREAKFAST
Enjoy breakfast between 7am – 10am

DINNER.
Delicious meals available between 3-10pm , on Friday and Saturday till 1am.

SNACKS
Vending machines available for night owls to satisfy the midnight munchies.

ROOMS TO AMAZE
A wide selection of contemporary Privates, Twins, Dorms, fully made beds with crisp white linen and lockable storage all available at great rates. Towels included complimentary in Twin rooms only.

BATHROOMS
Private showers available. Some rooms are also available with en-suite.

LAUNDRY
Open 24 hours a day where you can wash, dry and iron for a small fee.

24 HOUR RECEPTION
No need to worry about arriving late or early. The Generator Reception is open 24 hours a day with a duty manager who’s always around to help.

LUGGAGE STORE
Secure luggage room to let it all go. We’ve also got a selection of safety deposit boxes available to secure those smaller valuables.

GREAT STAFF
All our staff are multi lingual and on hand to help you with whatever info you need.

TRAVEL SHOP
Purchase tickets, tours and a whole lot more including mobile sim cards, and toiletries. We will help you make the most of your stay. Undecided? Take advantage of our complimentary guided walking tour available daily.


USP’s
• Central location – Situated in Smithfield Square
• Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas
• Internet terminals
• Travel Desk
• Games area
• Luggage Store Available
• Laundry Room
• Bar & Chill Out Areas
• Nightly Events & Entertainment
• Dining facilities for breakfast, lunch, dinner and all day snacks
• Female Dormitories
• Private en-suite rooms
• Dormitories for 4, 6 & 8
• Group bookings

Accommodation Information

Private rooms
Singles or Twins are available with en-suite bathrooms (towels with single / twins only)
Quad, six and eight bed dormitories are available with en-suite bathrooms. All bunks have a privacy screen.
All rooms include:
• Power sockets
• LED bed light
• Linen & bedding
• Lockable Storage
• Full length mirrors

Dorms
Quad, six & eight bed dormitories are available as well as luxury female dormitories. All bunks have a privacy screen. Shared bathrooms with showers and toilets are available on each floor.
All rooms include:
• Power sockets
• LED bed light
• Linen & bedding
• Personal Lockable Storage locker
• Full length mirrors

Location Information

Location
Generator is easy to find. Situated in Smithfield Square in the central Dublin.

Directions
By Taxi
There are plenty of taxis leaving Dublin Airport. It will take about 25 minutes by taxi to the hostel and cost about €30. We have negotiated set return fares for you to the Airport from Generator, ask reception about these and to book.

By Bus
The Airlink 747 Bus takes you straight from the airport to Ushers Quay in less than 35 minutes.

By Tram
The Tram system or Luas as it is known in Dublin runs through Smithfield with a red line stop on the bottom of the square. Connecting to the main railway stations and central bus station, with loads of super shopping choices also along the routes. Fares range from €1.80 single in 1 zone and tickets can be purchased at all stops.

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