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Isaacs Hostel

2.0 of 5
2 - 5 Frenchman's Lane, Dublin 1, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Typical hostel amenities. Very clean and modern shower facilities that are gender split which is important for a lot of people. Good location not far from touristy spots. The staff and atmosphere is very friendly and you can always find someone doing something at night to tag along with. It is a tad small but has free breakfast which is... More 

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Isaacs-hostel, Guest Relations Manager at Isaacs Hostel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the great review More 

Switzerland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed in Isaacs Hostel twice and I just loved it. It might get loud sometimes but the atmosphere is just fantastic! They offer a great amount of activities where you can meet other travelers. They also have free breakfast and the staff is really helpful when it comes to organise trips. I would stay here again any time :)

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Brilliant thank you . More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Not a bad place overall, but could have been more accommodating Stayed as part of a group. We were not allowed to check in individually had to wait for all the party to arrive (although most arrive together on the same flight, a few people got the ferry and weren’t getting in till mid afternoon) which was a bit of... More 

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Isaacs-hostel, Guest Relations Manager at Isaacs Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback . I am sorry for any frustration cased for your group .We do ask for €300 for a damage deposit against all Group Bookings which is notified in advance of your arrival. This can be placed as cash deposit or Credit Card . If one person can be nominated to secure the deposit with credit card... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Isaacs is conveniently located and quite inexpensive. Free wifi and breakfast; walking tours, pub crawls and middle of the night airport transfers arranged for you. The bathrooms were wonderful - recently renovated. Only negative thing I could say was that the soundproofing in the rooms is non existant - we could hear every step someone made in the room above... More 

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Isaacs-hostel, Guest Relations Manager at Isaacs Hostel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review . We do offer earplugs should other guests disturb you in a dorm which is worth bearing in mind for repeat business More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at Isaac's last week for 5 nights. It's a nice hostel but i'ts not unforgetable. I was there in the Easter holidays so it was quite busy/crowded. The rooms and beds are clean but there's nothing there besides bed bunks and coat hangers. It would be nice to have some lockers, chairs and table there. In front of my... More 

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Isaacs-hostel, Guest Relations Manager at Isaacs Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks glad you enjoyed your stay . There are a few things you mention we would love to change to improve the guest experience - hopefully soon. More 

San Pedro, Belize
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely the best hostel I have stayed at. Was in a 6 bed dorm and thankfully had great roommates. Had a toilet and shower right outside the room which was nice. Staff were always very helpful and just always seemed like they were really loving life. The room was large for a hostel which was really great as a few... More 

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Isaacs-hostel, Guest Relations Manager at Isaacs Hostel, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed Isaacs and Dublln sounds like you had a blast . Thanks for your review and really useful feedback More 

Ottawa, Canada
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

*This hostel might be better if you are travelling with a (big) group* Little things can ruin the atmosphere of a hostel, and Isaacs falls victim to a few of them: - No Wi-Fi in rooms seems like a small short-coming, but what actually ends up happening at Isaacs is that no one socialises in the common areas because they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the better hostels that I've stayed in. I really liked the common area on the first floor. The guests were quite nice, and the majority of the staff was nice. The only bad part was the train that came by loudly and frequently and very close to the bedrooms.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
24 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent 3 nights in a 6 beds dorm. What I liked the most about Isaacs Hostel was its location, which was not far away from the main street (5 mins walking) as well as its common areas filled with tables, chairs and games where it was really easy to socialise with fellow travelers. The room was average, nor bad... More 

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Isaacs-hostel, Guest Relations Manager at Isaacs Hostel, responded to this review

Many thanks for great review - glad your enjoyed ! More 

Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Isaacs is a great hostel - the staff are helpful and friendly, the rooms were nice and clean. We got a 3 person private room and it was great, we shared the bathroom with 1 other room. The location was central and right around the corner from bars, shops and restaurants. There is a discount card available for parking in... More 

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Many Many thanks - so good to hear ! More 

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