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Citi Backpackers Hostel

61/62 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin, Ireland (North City Centre)
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Limoges, France
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Establishment that should not even be allowed to be opened. I had never stayed in such a dirty and unhealthy place, with a boss who didn't care for he discovered a sudden urgent activity as soon as we told him our dissatisfaction with our stay. The staff was friendly and nice but it did not replace everything: rooms with dust... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night, on arravial we were told no booking had been made even after we had paid a deposit. After standing in the lobby for 30mins seaching for comfirmation in our email we where then allowed to continue with our reservation. While this was going on the receptionist had several arguements with groups staying. We booked... More

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Galway, Ireland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I stayed in a 4 bed room with a bathroom. It consisted of a bunk bed and a double bed, which we had not been informed it would. However, it was fine sharing. Room itself was clean, but the bathroom was covered in dampness, so much so the walls were nearly all black. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Although... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

My mom and I stayed here for the last 4 nights of our trip to Ireland. She had done all the booking for it and only went by the pictures that she saw on their website. Had she checked the ratings here or even on the site that she used to book the place, she may have changed her mind.... More

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Chengdu, China
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Went a couple of years ago in 2012 for a couple of nights, yes it wasn't a 5 star or whatever but it was perfectly liveable in. Friendly people there, very cheap, easy to get to parts of the city. I was expecting horrid conditions but really wasn't that bad. Paid like £18 a night. For me not as bad... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

The man who seemed to be the manager shouted at the girls working at the reception. Power outlets were also something rare. Just two for a room with eight people!! However, the worst part was the bathroom. Just two showers for the whole hostel and you still had to face slugs looking at you while you're showering...that of course if... More

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Dunsborough, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

This is easily the worst hostel I've stayed in. we didn't not feel safe. The check in was a shambles! If I didn't have my confirmation email printed out they would have turned us away. The bathrooms were discusting, piss all over the floor, doors that barely locked. Security may as well not exsist, my boyfriend arrived at midnight after... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

First time staying in a Hostel and got to admit I was not very keen for it in the first place. I however agreed to it because of friends whom I was traveling with and their finances. Needless to say it did not exceed my expectations. * Room wasn't clean * Bathroom wasn't clean * Hostel was full of different... More

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Groningen, The Netherlands
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

After visiting this place all the small things in life that usually seem so normal will make you smile again; a toilet with toilet paper (none had any most of the time), a shower without tufts of hair sticking on the walls, a wall without holes in it or just simply a refrigerator with contents that wouldn't make you want... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

6 girls booked an 8 bed dorm. Turn up give us a 6 bed private with en suite, thought we were winning. Turns out we most certainly wasn't. The next night they tell us in the morning we have to move, to the basement in a 10 bed dorm. (We wanted an 8bed 10 bed would have been cheaper) in... More

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Address: 61/62 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > North City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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