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Reviewed 5 July 2013

Hi just letting whoever know that this place changed hands and the new owners are running it well really enjoyed my stay clean rooms clean kitchen clean living space friendly environment so was really happy especially after the bad reviews it got from before so hope you will all the reviews on here

1Thank Michael D
Reviewed 17 October 2012

Good atmosphere, bunk beds had no ladders on them so you had to do a balancing act to make your way up to bed. The showers were very unclean with hundreds of bugs crawling around. Unclean facilities. The rooms were basic but good, beds comfy. Worn out hostel.

Thank bru89
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2012

I am from Eastern Europe and generally consider myself prepared for nearly anything when it comes to accomodation but this was way beyond my worst nightmares! It was very similar to what you would see in "How clean is your house" before the place gets cleaned - dust, stains, dirt and grime, cobwebs and plenty of spiders, toilets just about...

2Thank Irina M
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 25 January 2012

loved it the place the people the buzz, i'll be back

1Thank easyj j
Claremorris, Ireland
Reviewed 5 April 2011

Probably the worst hostel in Ireland. I stayed there for a few nights in February, when it was quiet. There was an overriding smell of damp about the whole place. The beds were ancient, lumpy, and damp. The shower was covered in black mould. The 90s TV only picked up two channels, depending on where you positioned the antenna, which...

1Thank hostelinspector
thegreendoorgrogheda, Front Office Manager at Green Door Hostel, responded to this review

The Green Door Hostel has recently changed ownership and has undergone recent major renovations. There is a problem with TV reception in this area because of the large trees behind us on the hill. However, the common TV room has lots of channels if if are unable to get reception in your room. (if you booked a room with a...

Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 6 January 2011

A fun and comfortable establishment! I passed through intending to stay one weekend and ended up returning the next four weekends. The location is prime for those exploring Co. Meath which is brimming with tons of diverse history. The staff made me feel so incredibly welcomed. I stayed over Christmas and the New Year's and an amazing dinner was prepared...

1Thank roguecat9
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 16 November 2010

it's not the first hostel i saw, so i didn't expect something special. but this was just an awful night. i slept in a 10person bedroom in an upper bunk bed without any protection to fall down. it was dirty. especially the bedding and the bathrooms. there were one toilet one wash-bowl and three showers for the whole house. we...

1Thank welcominberlin
Pleasanton, California
Reviewed 18 September 2010

The Green Door was a very good hostel, despite looking very old and worn. The 2 guys that greeted us were very nice and helpful finding our way through Drogheda and how to get to Dublin airport the next morning. The dorm rooms are HUGE, but we had it all to ourselves that night, which was very nice! The toilets...

Thank pearlramone
Reviewed 8 January 2010

The Green Door staff were the friendliest and most fun staff I have encountered in all my years of traveling Europe. If you stay there, get to know the owner Eamon (sp??, sorry dude haha). He is one of a kind. When my wife and I stayed with there he was more than helpful with what to do in Drogheda...

1Thank melncolline
Tuam, Ireland
Reviewed 20 September 2009

we arrived very late in the evening at the green door without reservation, but we got a very friendly welcome. The owner made us a cup of tea and told us they took over the hostel a couple of weeks ago and were busy making renovations to improve the hostel. The dorm we stayed in was big with en suite...

Thank essewes

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bus Eierann front door service, Dorms & En-Suite Rooms, Self-Catering Kitchen, 24 Hour Security, Free Hot Showers, Group Rates, No Curfew, TV Room, Free Wi-Fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Green Door Hostel

Address: Spoon & the Stars 13 Dublin Road, Drogheda, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Louth > Drogheda
Price Range: ₹ 1,006 - ₹ 2,013 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 63
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