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    Kinlay House

    2-12 Lord Edward Street | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
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    • Average21%
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    “common room” (33 reviews)
    “temple bar” (95 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

    If location is everything than this hostel wins. Right at Temple Bar close to the historical sites, restaurants, pubs, shops and theaters. As far as comfort don't have great expectatins. Rooms are spread on 3 floors and out houses and bathrooms are not always close...More

    Thank Ronnie E
    Reviewed 1 September 2015

    Well organized shared rooms (even if I would add ham and cheese) and good location in the very centre of the city, near Tempel Bar. Bad bathrooms and the locker costs unjustly too much (10 € even for very few hours!). The staff was not...More

    Thank Ludo92p
    Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

    We stayed in Kinlay House 2 nights at the end of August. The stuff is really friendly. The double bed room was small but enough for the price. The location of the hostel is great. You can reach the Temple Bar, other pubs and the...More

    Thank Wanjka N
    Reviewed 30 August 2015

    Close to city centre and Temple Bar. Cool paintings and art! Helpful staff and clean rooms and bathrooms. Would definitely stay again. Good safe storage lockers too. Didn't make it up in time for breakfast but there were lots of travellers cooking in the kitchen....More

    Thank PP2010
    Reviewed 29 August 2015

    I'm not sure of the going rate but I found this place to be quite expensive. I also thought the internet connection to be poor particularly on the upper floors where you'd be lucky if you got any connection at all. Staff could be a...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • USD 23 - USD 137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Dublin >
    • Dublin >
    • South City Centre / Temple Bar
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    • Kinlay House Hotel Dublin
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    Response from Donal M | Reviewed this property |
    Circa 40 mins by express bus from almost outside door of hostel.
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