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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“common room”(34 reviews)
“bed dorm”(27 reviews)
“temple bar”(99 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Pool
1 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

The hostel is very centrally located just 5 minutes walk from the center-rooms are of a decent size and are very clean so are bathrooms both shared and private ones. Free internet and a common area which you can spend time in. The hostel was...More

Thank Petra L
Response from Kinlay D, General Manager at Kinlay HouseResponded 10 August 2015

Thank You for the lovely review we are delighted you enjoyed your experience All the Best Team @ Kinlay House

Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Kinlay House is a cool and relaxed place to stay at. It's right in the centre of Temple Bar. Unfortunately, the WiFi doesn't always work and the hallway showers' water temperatures can't be adjusted. The staff are flexible and always helpful. In relation to the...More

Thank Magnus B
Response from Kinlay D, General Manager at Kinlay HouseResponded 10 August 2015

Thank you for the lovely review, hope to see you back on your next trip to Dublin All the best Team @ Kinlay

Reviewed 8 August 2015

The hostel is very well located, but that is about the only thing it has going for it. The rooms are very small and the one I was staying in did not even have a window to open, which meant no air circulation. The bathroom...More

1  Thank Jamie P
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

I stayed for just one night at Kinlay. It was my first experience with a hostel, and I suppose it was what I imagined it would be. Cheap but comfortable, loud but friendly. The bathrooms were a bit gross and needed updating. I managed to...More

Thank TravelGoddess86
Reviewed 3 August 2015

For me it was the first stay in a hostel and I was very positively surprised. All the rooms and facilities are very clean and a big bonus I think is the free breakfast. The staff was very helpful swell so I had a great...More

Thank Sophia H
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Price range
US$ 19 - US$ 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 19 - US$ 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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teena999
16 October 2017|
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Response from Kinlay D | Property representative |
The Airport Shuttle has to be pre-booked with our reservation team.
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teena999
16 October 2017|
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Response from Rofhie | Reviewed this property |
Airlink 747 from the airport to the hostel .. the hostel is well located , affordable and easy to get around . It is closer to many attractions.
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rominamazzotta
18 March 2017|
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Response from Donal M | Reviewed this property |
Doubt it very much.
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"Only take Kinlay Room if you're prepared for lots of people- but I liked it a lot."
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"Do not book this room if you are a young female traveller"
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"We noticed our neighbours in room #109 had their own bathroom and shower."
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"You have to take your own padlock cause they do not sell them in the hostel."
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