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The Holyhead

Hostel | 42 Gardiner Street Lover, Dublin, Ireland Dublin 1

76.3% Overall Rating

60 out of 72 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (29/06/2015)

"Staff were friendly and welcoming on arrival. Location is good, though Talbot St isn't the best district in town."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 3.72

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Please note that rates for special events such as: St Patrick Festival New Year Croke Park Concert (Any) Are NON-REFUNDABLE. The total amount of the reservation will be charged at the time of booking and no refunds will be made under any circumstances

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: 12:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Dublin?

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Right in the EARTH of the City, simple, clean and friendly: The Holyhead Hostel.
Book with us today - better save your money for the Guinness! Read more

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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.

Quad (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Single (Shared bathroom)

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Double (Shared bathroom)

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Twin (Shared bathroom)

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Triple (Shared bathroom)

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Budget Single (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About The Holyhead

The best of Dublin is just a few minutes away from our front door:
O'Connell Street is around the corner, Trinity College and the Grafton Street area right across the Liffey river.
Walk 10 minutes and find yourself enjoying a Guinness in the famous Temple Bar district.

The Holyhead offers simple but clean and affordable rooms in a warm and easy-going atmosphere,
24h hot showers, free Wi-Fi - and kind staff ready to assist you!

The Holyhead is located beside the Central Bus Station (Shuttle to/from the airport every 10min), and Connolly Railway Station: you have the whole of Ireland at your fingertips.

Accommodation Information

All of our rooms are private, with a sink. Toilets and showers are shared.
Please note that our Twin, Triple and Family/Friends rooms are a mix of Singles, Doubles, and Bunk beds.

Interested in booking the BUDGET PRIVATE SINGLE? Please read:
This room is a VERY small room with no window! It looks more like a (nice) decorated prison cell than a hotel room. This is WHY it is the cheapest available private room in Dublin!
Our other PRIVATE SINGLE is a regular sized single room (with a window).

Location Information

42 Gardiner Street Lower, right at the corner of Gardiner Street and Talbot Street. 2 minutes walk away from the spire, and 1 minute walk away from Busaras station. Easy!

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