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Times Hostels - College Street

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   8, College Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Llandrillo Yn Rhos, Wales
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having enjoyed staying in various European hostels, we and another couple thought we would try the Times Hostel in order to avoid the overpriced hotels elsewhere in Dublin. In hindsight, we should have paid the extra money to stay elsewhere. Anywhere else! Having checked in, we followed the rabbit warren of stairs and corridors to find our room. We found... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My stay here was by far the worst hostel experience that I've had and I would strongly advise that you stay somewhere—ANYWHERE—else. My friends and I switched into a private four-person room on the second day of our stay, and shortly afterwards I got into bed to take a quick nap while they were out. First of all, our room... More

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location was awesome, especially for St. Patricks day. The front desk was very helpful with all of our questions. I stayed in a 10 person room and I felt very comfortable. There was a free dinner you could sign up for one night and they always had suggestions for things to do.

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Yellowknife
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

We had looked for a roof over the head for one night. And that is exactly what we got. Sort of clean room and friendly service at the front desk. Free wifi was super slow. They serve a continental breakfast with instant coffee, toast, and jam. Unfortunately there is mot enough room in the kitchen for all to sit. Good... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Stayed at the hostel with three friends on a short weekend break. We booked a four bed room with ensuite, which comprised of two bunk beds. We wanted simple accommodation close to the nightlife and at an affordable price. The hostel fitted the bill perfectly and is just a short stroll to the Temple Bar area. The room was of... More

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Galway, Ireland
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I've been travelling as a woman on my own, stayed in female 6-bed dorm for 4 nights. I am travelling to Dublin every now and then and know a wide range of Hostels in the Centre (80% "wouldn't go back" experience). Must say: this is one of the good hostels in Dublin city centre I have stayed so far, would... More

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Angers, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

I stayed for a night. Staffs were kind and gave me detailed travel information whenever I asked. Stayed in a room for 10 people. The room was spacious and quiet as it was far from a kitchen. Bed was clean too but bit too soft. The location is very good located near bus stop and near center

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Scarborough, England, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Me and 4 of my friends from work (Nurses) booked from 30th November till 1st December 2013. We booked a 6 dorm room for 5 people. All was confirmed at the time of booking. When we were getting booked in the girl handed us 2 keys to our rooms. Baring in mind we didnt book 2 rooms!! We booked a... More

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Limerick, Ireland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

I see a lot of reviews with poor wifi. I even asked in the counter if wifi is available in the room, they said no, and i have to come to the lobby for wifi but when tried to connect to the wifi from the room it worked well despite staying on the top floor. I think it is well... More

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Swords
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

It was the first time I stayed in a hostel, and always heard bad things about. but have to say that I had a very good stay. staff is friendly and always available for guests. I stayed in a 6 beds room wi which was clean. The location is perfect just accross the street from Trinity college so you can't... More

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Also Known As:
The Times Hostel - College Street Hotel
The Times Hostel - College Street Hotel Dublin
Address: 8, College Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #20 of 87 Specialty lodging in Dublin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Times Hostels - College Street 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in a beautiful old fashion building, in a fantastic location, The Times Hostel is the perfect base for all tourists and backpackers, to enjoy "The Most Lively City in Europe!" ... more   less 
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