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The Holyhead Hostel

42 Gardiner Street, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Unfortunately our separate beds were riddled with some sort of flea/mite. Definitely not bed bugs because we have had them before and this was completely different. Four weeks home and we are still trying to rid ourselves and our home of the bugs we contracted, despite rigorous cleaning. It has been difficult to say the least, emotionally, physically and mentally.... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Good location, very central. Quite friendly staff. Clean and nice size room with sink. Breakfast across the road at O'shea's very cheap! Good place for students or backpacker's. To those Don't go if you are expecting luxury.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Small but nice for a short stay, beds were nice and it is very close to O'Connell street and Temple Bar so it's in a good location. Toilets and shower are shared, but were kept clean. No breakfast served, and charged after 11pm for check in, doesn't say that on the website

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Where to start...everything about this place was awful. I booked a standard single room for 5 nights back in April. The room was small, smelly and the floor was dirty. The sink was also dirty and had pubic hairs in it. There was no window in the room!!! How that can pass health and safety I'll never know! The walls... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Old and small but rather nice hostel in central Dublin, close to everything. Small rooms but enough for us as we were only sleeping there. Nice beds. You share both toilet and shower withh others but it was kept very clean. Recommended!

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

The manager is a scam artist he tries everything to rip you off! He ripped me off for 188 euro. Also the rooms aren’t as pretty as they are portrayed at the pictures. There are enough other places in Dublin in the same area for a better price with breakfast and a friendly reasonable manager.

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Good location, welcomming staff, the double room in couple is nice. Good price for a double room. Amazing City, people are so cool. The website didn't tell us that 5€ were charged for a late check in (after 11pm)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Did not expect any more or less. If you are looking for a cheap place to stay in a pretty great location, can't be beat. The pub across the street has some great live music! You can easily walk to pretty much all the major attractions, and the Dublin Airport Bus drops you off and picks you up almost directly... More

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Address: 42 Gardiner Street, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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