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Backpackers D1 Hostel Dublin

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Overview
  • Excellent1%
  • Very good6%
  • Average8%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible72%
  • 7 Dec 2018
    “The worst hostel in Dublin”
  • 30 Sep 2018
    “Not very impressed...”
80 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

We went with some friends to spend five days in Dublin. The staff of the hostel is very rude and unfriendly. The first day, there was no hot water in the building, and heating didn’t work in five days. The beds are also uncomfortable. The...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank fernandocacho
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I didn't have great expectations, but even then I was disappointed with my stay. We had a private room with a double and single bed booked with my mum. The window in our bedroom didn't close properly (on one side it was about 5 cm...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank SaphireN
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

This place is disgusting and horrible. Nothing else to say except that I am still expecting to have some kind of weird disease pop up because of this place. This is one step above a trap house if I ever saw one.

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank Lindsey H
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

The hostel is nice and is close to the center. The service of cleaning is good. If you want enjoy Dublin and don't s spend too much i reccomend to come here. You won't regreat.The rooms are big and the beds are really confortable. There...More

Date of stay: February 2018
1  Thank Enrico C
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

I booked my trip to Dublin in rush and I stupidly didn't read the reviews before. BIG MISTAKE. My room was in another building across the courtyard wich at least save me from using the only bathroom in the main building. Disgusting. Not that the...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Giulia P
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$ 48 - US$ 164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > North City Centre
Hotel class
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$ 48 - US$ 164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > North City Centre
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Traveller (110)
Room & Suite (41)
Dining (5)
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"Don't go here!"
Maarten86
3 Aug 2017
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"Avoid this place at all costs there are other nice hostels in the area"
771olivem
9 Dec 2016
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"Don't go to this hostel!"
Sebastjan90
4 Jan 2016
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"No Wii in rooms!!!"
martyn734
1 Sep 2015
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