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    MEC Hostel

    42 North Great Georges St, Dublin 1, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good42%
    • Average25%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible7%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Rooftop Bar
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 93 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Receptionist and Cleaners are very friendly. The beds are comfy and guests are very quiet. Rooms are very spacious and clean. Kitchen and living room is tidy and homey. Internet is working well. Lockers are free to use in your room and you can chose...More

    Thank Ramadeva
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I wouldn't bother for one night. good luck finding a manger because they don't even know who or what one is. poor room average temperature 25c and they stink, broken beds - very poor bathrooms and showers (walked out dirtier than when I walked in)....More

    Thank chri555696
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The hostel is alright. The personal is very friendly and helpful. The bathroom is mildewed, there is no kitchen (not even a kettle) only vending machines. The rooms (we had a 6 bed room) is quite big.

    Thank Jessabell92
    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    This hostel is situated just off O'Connell Street in the centre of Dublin. The street is nice and quiet which helps if your room is at the front of the building. There are several pubs at the bottom of the street but I would not...More

    Thank johnlenihan1297
    Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

    Stayed 2 nights at the beginning of June, big kitchen for cooking, big rooms lots is space. Lockers were a bit small (I had a 65L bag that didn't fit). Beds comfy, no curtains on the beds. There isn't much noise from fellow travellers, just...More

    Thank Emily H
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$ 18 - US$ 142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Dublin >
    • Dublin
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    18 July 2016|
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    Response from Wiktor W | Property representative |
    Hi, the suites are on ground and first floor. Towels are included in the suites. Towel rental is for the other rooms.
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