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Oscar's Hostel

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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good14%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible37%
19 Sep 2017
“Beware of expensive poor accommodation”
6 Sep 2017
“Total NO GO!”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The friendly welcome was the highlight of my stay. It was downhill from then on, from the broken blind in the room, lack of double glazing (the room faced the main road), unsightly rubbish dumped at the back of the premises, and not particularly clean...More

Thank Passepartoute
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Room was far too expensive for what it was. Beds were definitely not clean, found somebody elses hair on my sheets. No soap in the bathroom or towels for the shower. There were many strange characters around the building, one such man was roaming up...More

Thank Margt1
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

We had a brilliant stay at Oscars Hostel. Next to the train station and only a 10 min walk to City Centre. Modern new kitchen and renovated in 2014 we were told. Lovely place and staff were friendly and helpfull to us.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights & was locked out 3 times due to card not working. Place is a mix tween traveller & residential users. No carpet anywhere & very noisy all night. Look elsewhere if you're wise.

Thank Eamonn D
Reviewed 13 November 2017

My room (#5) was quiet, safe, warm, with ensuite and wifi .. The kitchen was clean and modern. Staff member was friendly, helpful and professional. Parking right out the front on the road. I have previously stayed at both Sheila's and the YHA, and I...More

Thank Almostgreynomad
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Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 28 - USD 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 28 - USD 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 28 - USD 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 28 - USD 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 28 - USD 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 28 - USD 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 28 - USD 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
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Traveller (25)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"Ask for one at the back if you are a light sleeper. Better still, spend a bit more money elsewhere for a..."
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"Room 5 was quiet, with wifi ..."
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"If lack of any other options - check on Airbnb - rooms are fairly cheap (for Cork) and even the worse are..."
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"Looking for a good room, find a different hostel!"
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