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Barnacles Hostel Temple Bar

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“common room”(67 reviews)
“temple bar”(293 reviews)
“great location”(159 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Free Parking
Pool
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

The location was wonderful, a few steps of Temple Bar, the room was not clean. I only went there because I was alone and the location was excellent. The only bad thing was that the room was dirty, it should be better.More

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Response from Lidija R, Public Relations Manager at Barnacles Hostel Temple BarResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel. We work hard to provide a clean hostel for all our guests to enjoy. On this occasion we did not meet your expectations and for this we can only apologise. We will use your comments...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

we slept in private room on the 3rd floor, no noise from the street or from the other rooms, except the seagulls on the roof. Location is perfect. Clean, a bit old (curtains, windows). Do-it-your-self breakfast fine

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Didn't expect I comfortable bunk beds!! Very noisy!! Couldn't sleep much at all! Would never stay there again. It's great for location and the staff are nice but not worth the lack of sleep. Expensive considering!! My other friends payed less to stay in a...More

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Response from Lidija R, Guest Relations Manager at Barnacles Hostel Temple BarResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you for your review. As we are located in the heart of Temple Bar there is a certain amount of street noise that is out of our control. We are glad you enjoyed your time in Dublin , if you are returning and would...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I organized a stay with a group of 14 at Barnacles for two nights as part of a stag weekend. The stay was just what we were looking for. It was easy to organize booking private rooms and check in was straightforward. Rooms are not...More

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Response from Lidija R, Guest Relations Manager at Barnacles Hostel Temple BarResponded 9 June 2017

We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review and are glad that you had a good weekend! I will pass your kind words on to Shane and Olivia, they will be delighted. Hopefully, we will get to welcome you at Barnacles...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

The location is a plus and minus- right next to the Temple bar- you don't get more central, however very noisy at night, The room was super small (i stayed at private room)- not value for money in my opinion. Bathroom was even smaller.... Breakfast...More

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Response from Lidija R, Guest Relations Manager at Barnacles Hostel Temple BarResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you for your review. As we are located in the heart of Temple Bar we do get a certain amount of street noise, this is completely out of our control. Sorry you did not enjoy your breakfast, we will use your comments to improve...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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USD 24 - USD 185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 24 - USD 185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Joeychoochoo
10 December 2016|
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Response from alj_uk | Reviewed this property |
I got the 747 bus from the airport. I bought the return bus ticket with 2-day hop-on, hop-off city tour included for 27 euros.
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7 December 2016|
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Response from SophiaAndrade | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. When I was there were full of groups.
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Christine M
6 September 2016|
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Response from albertobisceglie1 | Reviewed this property |
There's a free locker under each bed. I would recommend a small padlock. Have a nice stay!
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"accessibility, good location, international company"
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"The Temple Bar area is noicey till late hours, so if you need a good nights sleep this might not the place to..."
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"double room is so comfy"
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"better have a shower in the morning, evening might be only cold water"
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