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Times Hostels - College Street

8, College Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Ranked #21 of 91 Specialty Lodging in Dublin
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location; it's not hard to find it. The staff is very friendly and gave us very clear instructions on how the whole thing works. We were 4 friends and stayed in a room for 4. The room is very basic with only beds. The bathroom is ok but it smells a bit m, though it looks clean. I had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location in the heart of the city. It was very easy to walk to everything I wanted to see in Dublin. I stayed in a 6 female dorm. It was very safe. It had laundry (2 euro a wash) and a kitchen, which always had other backpackers in it. They promised and delivered a free wine and cheese night... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent one night in a four bed dorm. Staff were very friendly and accommodating. Room was clean and ensuite. Left luggage facility is great. Hostel is just a few minutes walk from temple bar and the main shopping streets. Free wifi worked fine and locker available under the bed, Overall very good value.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Central location. Worth staying just for that. You can walk everywhere, easily. However, the place wasn't particularly clean and it was often times quite cold in the rooms. Absolutely no heating. Overall still quite nice. Sleep quality isn't so good, you can hear everyone (hallways and outside) who passes by at odd hours of the night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

We have just returned from a 2 night stay in Dublin and would fully recommend Times hostel to anyone looking for a cheap place to stay in Central Dublin. Staff were friendly on arrival and throughout, rooms were clean and spacious and great value for money. Location is excellent - 5 mins from temple bar and right by the bus... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The location is only a few minutes away from the nightlife district of Dublin and there is also a nice Pub at the ground floor. Compared to other hostels it's rather expensive, but the sanitäre rooms a very clean.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Stayed here with a group of friends for a stag do last year. Staff are great and really friendly, the room was big and the beds were clean and comfortable. Basically all you need on a stag do! It's really conveniently located and secure. Just don't loose your key or its a €10 charge!

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Built for quality convenience. Strategic location, very friendly staff, quality accommodations, comfortable, clean, attracts a fun crowd. We took the metro from the airport, conveniently dropped off our backpack at the hostel (they put your luggage aside and lock it up for you if you come before check in time), before walking everywhere that interested us in Dublin. Two of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015 via mobile

This place is on the best location ever with the best hostel manager ever. She was so funny, warm and nice. Hostel itself is very cool with lot of nice,cozy room. We took private number 2. Breakfast was more than good , includong all we needed in a large and nice space. We will be back!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We spent 3 nights in a twin room. The hostel is right in front of the Trinity College, so it's in the deep center of Dublin. There's always someone at tthe front desk, 24/7 and they are all very nice. The room was clean, but the beds were quite uncomfortable (the mattress' springs were completely gone). The door is not... More 

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