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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
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All reviewsbru barbar downstairsprivate bathroomclose to the train stationgreat barlocation is greatwould stay againbeds were comfortablethe ground floorcraicpintpubs
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

The staff was super amazing. The wifi was strong upstairs and down. The beds were comfy and didn't squeak. The shower was hot, but it was a push button but you get over that. The kitchen had everything you needed, even an oven. The bar...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

As a group of 8, we had two 4 bed rooms with en-suites. The rooms were a little cramped, but since we were a group and all knew each other, it was no problem. I can imagine if you are with people you don't know...More

Thank CPT20
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We booked a 4-bed-room on the first floor. It was so noise especially because there was A BAR under our feet. Music stopped at 11.30 pm but the party and the steps continued for a long time. It is so near to the city center...More

Thank Pucelot
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I did not stay at this hotel or patronize the bar. I was at Cork for a few hours to sightsee the city on my way to Dublin and needed a place to leave my big luggage, and the train station didn't have any facility...More

Thank cubes123
Reviewed 10 March 2016

For being over a bar, I was never bothered by noise or drunks. The dorm was a little cramped, but having an en suite was nice. Breakfast was meh (there was no staff around to make sure things didn't run out). Good security, large under-bed...More

Thank Rachel G
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 26 - USD 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 26 - USD 88 (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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