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Reviews of Bru Bar & Hostel Cork Hostel

57 MacCurtain Street, Cork City, Cork, Ireland

Atmosphere 76%

Cleanliness 77%

Facilities 75%

Location 88%

Safety 78%

Staff 83%

Value 73%

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Key Card Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Microwave
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • WiFi
  • Wii

Important Information

Please note that Bru Bar & Hostel classifies any booking greater than 6 people as a group booking.
The following group types are NOT accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School. We do not accept groups under the age of 21.
We expect all groups to be aware of and behave according to the Bru Bar & Hostel house policies. These will be sent to you upon booking along with our payment and cancellation terms and conditions.

BRU BAR & HOSTEL GROUP BOOKINGS TERMS & CONDITIONS.

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them before continuing with your booking.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions
Additional Terms and Conditions

10% due upon making the booking

2 weeks prior to arrival the balance is payable.

The following group types are NOT accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School. If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

Cancellation policy of no refund on the booking deposit or booking fee for a cancellation, no show or reduction in numbers.
50% of Balance is refunded if cancelled more than 1 week prior to arrival.

Full amount of balance payable if cancelled less than 1 week prior to arrival.
Additional Info:

All groups over 6 persons must phone the Hostel and talk to a manager prior to making their booking. Contact Ash or Kristin at the hostel to make group bookings.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Cork?

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Atmosphere 76%

Cleanliness 77%

Facilities 75%

Location 88%

Safety 78%

Staff 83%

Value 73%

Showing 1-10 of 36 reviews

97% Overall Rating
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  • Cleanliness - 80%
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  • Value - 100%
97% Overall Rating


03 Oct 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Liked: Location, staff

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
11 Sep 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Liked: Friendly staff, excellent location and good clean facilities

Customer would recommend this property

77% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
25 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife, Shopping, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Liked: Near to the city centre, nice bar and live music, friendly staff

Disliked: Bathrooms were not that clean

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
08 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities, Visiting friends or family, Work / volunteering

Age Range:
41+

Liked: Location and staff.

Customer would recommend this property

60% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 40%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 60%
60% Overall Rating


07 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Family Holiday

Age Range:
41+

Liked: You can enjoy a concert every night in the same place.

Disliked: The smell in the bathroom was really bad, I supose becouse of the sewage.

Customer would recommend this property

86% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 80%
86% Overall Rating

Anonymous
09 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Romantic getaway, Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Liked: The location was excellent. They also have a great relationship with many businesses in the area which helps a traveler save money and time.

Disliked: A couple people working at the hostel were not the most helpful.

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 100%
100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
28 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Liked: Everything was perfect. Friendly staff. The music in the bar is really good. I could enjoy an open-mic night, and it was a very good craic.

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
24 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
18-24

Liked: Helpful and friendly staff. Cheap prices. Great atmosphere in the bar below. No curfew and a nice check out time.

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
15 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife

Liked: Great staff! Rooms were just what we needed, clean and tidy. Wasn't too much of a trek to town and great later check out at 11

Customer would recommend this property

43% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 40%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 20%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 40%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 20%
43% Overall Rating

Anonymous
02 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Liked: its location

Disliked: False advertisment of breakfast

Customer would recommend this property

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