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  • Excellent15%
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  • Average29%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

I would not stay there again. The hostel was ok-ish: room was clean but old and trashy, staff was indifferent, atmosphere not nice, hostel is relatively central though. Other hostels cost the same but are much nicer. Stayed a week in Ireland, out of the...More

Thank Elisabeth D
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Initially greeted by a friendly man reception, things quite quickly turned for the worse. We paid 150 euros for two night in a private room. The room was worn++, with pieces of paint work coming off from the wall, and the foam mattresses had holes...More

1  Thank el_hop87
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The room I stayed in was very cramped. The place is very unorganized and fact that you had to pay £5 for the towel, and even though part of the money was to be returned to you, it's not something you would remember to do...More

Thank bradymaria
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Aggressive and rude staff. Went to pay at the time of check in. Handheld credit card terminal allegedly had no battery, where the staff member proceeded to take my card behind the bar and then demanded I give them my pin number!? *Illegal* Refused to...More

2  Thank daithi86
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Booked in for 2 nights and were made switch room, had no problem switching the room but following morning were told room wasn't ready and they had nowhere to put our bags. While getting ready in the room cleaners barged in didnt wait for the...More

4  Thank Kevin M
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 26 - US$ 93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 26 - US$ 93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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elainew748
17 January 2017|
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Response from Bruhostel | Property representative |
We recommend our guests park in the train station over flow car park. This is situated at the rear of the train station on Railway Street and is only a 4 minute walk from the Hostel. The cost is €9.00 for 24 hours. Please... More
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"Avoid the place at all costs"
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"Bring your own towel."
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"Hard to get a good night sleep due to loud bar and very bad mattresses."
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"Upper floor rooms are quiet."
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