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Isaacs Hostel

Hostelworld.comUSD 58*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cainta, Philippines
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Unhealthy breakfast, no selection aside from corn flakes, white bread and jam and butter. I like my room but literally the noise pollution of the Dublin train passes from time to time. You need to mind your things as there is no locker in the room. All staff from receptionists to cleaners I can say very customer service oriented. Great...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I liked this hostel. It was very clean, had great bathrooms, and fairly spacious rooms. The major downside is that the water is timed in both the showers and sinks, and the hot has to be pressed continuously to work. Therefore, when you shower, you don't just have to push the button a million times, you actually have to have...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay at Isaacs hostel. Friendly staff. No lockers in the rooms but the staff held our passports in their safe. No big problems with our stay overall, but the hostel fell short of my expectations given the glowing reviews and the price. It's pretty basic but clean. Only concern- the hostel backs up to a building with...

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Curitiba
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Location is good. Bus from / to airport stops around the corner. Walkable distance to many pubs, The espire, Temple Bar etc. But good things stopped here. Well, breakfast was good too. But hostel seemed much better in the pictures! I was in a private room which was dark and small and bathroom stinks since there was no ventilation. Wifi...

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Kempten, Germany
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great Hostel with Friendly and helpful staff. Clean Rooms, Good breakfast with eggs, Toast, jam, Nutella, Coffee, orange Juice. Quiet in the night. The Reception 24hours. Central accommodation - 15 minutes to the Temple Bar district

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Thank Angelika F
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Pretty awesome hostel with a lot of amenities, like free sauna, discounts on bus tickets, ping pong, library, tv room, pool, foosball, awesome hostel bar crawls, coin laundry, free printing. The wifi was awful though, I couldn't connect anywhere but in the lobby and it would always disconnect after a few minutes. The showers and sinks are on a timer,...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hostel is well located and the staff are friendly and helpful. Washrooms and showers were clean but often do not flush properly. The walls are paper thin so you do hear everything. Breakfast was great and there are 2 levels of security where you must enter your key card to get in which we really liked. Not the best...

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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice place to stay with friendly staff and it's quite central. The dorms could do with some improvements though (lights, shelves, lockers ...). Unfortunately no Wi-Fi in the rooms. Still enjoyed my stay.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location to reach the sights in dublin. Supermarkets and bars/restaurants only a few minutes away. Very good free city tour with a student of history. Clean rooms and facilities. Uncomplicated check in and check out.

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County Kerry, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

My mom and I stayed in a private room for one night as we were in Dublin for a concert. The room was very clean - clean towels and bed sheets were provided - and it was quite spacious. The bathrooms were in good condition and were clean also. The overall atmosphere of the place is welcoming and warm, and...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the original and most famous backpacker hostels in Dublin, Isaacs Hostel has a warm, relaxed atmosphere and is a quirky, fun, full of character in a 19th century converted wine store. City centre location close to central Bus Station,Dart Station,Connolly station and Luas tram Tram. Great modern amenities with large guest kitchen with plenty of plates, cutlery & storage space. Onsite laundry, Sauna, Dorms and private rooms, Library, basement common rooms, Attractions such as Temple Bar,O'Connell Street, 3 Arena, Croke Park,Jameson Distillery, Trinity College,Jeannie Johnson Famine Ship are all close by. FREE STUFF includes;Free Light Breakfast,Free Tea and coffee and filtered water, FREE Bed linen,FREE Wifi,FREE Sauna,FREE Walking tour of Dublin every day,FREE Board games,FREE Pizza night, FREE games of Table Tennis, FREE use of Guitars, Discounted tickets, Airport bus Plus FREE Smiles, Hugs and Craic (within reason !)Information, tall tales and Irish wit!** ... more   less 

Additional Information about Isaacs Hostel

Address: 2 - 5 Frenchman's Lane, Dublin 1, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $26 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Isaacs Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 54
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“Take a private room (not a dormitory one) - you will get a free towel and a bathroom shared only with one other room (not the whole floor)”
kaleksandrov, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“The third floor wooden floor boards do make some noise that might wake you up.”
EagleEye812, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“dont speak to javier and bring your own towel”
honestjosh86, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the rooms next to the train line.”
YanisA574, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask which dorm room would be the quietest.”
lilithelion, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
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