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The Hideout Hostel

Dykegate Street, Dingle, Ireland
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Ranked #5 of 15 Specialty Lodging in Dingle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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80 reviews 80 reviews
30 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I use this hostel only as a place to sleep as I was touring around the west of Ireland. I was very surprised about the general vibe of Dingle. It is a great little town and this is a good little hostel. The hostel is basic but does the job. Just bear in mind Dingle is a party town so... More

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Quebec City, Canada
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I guess there is something about Dingle but as soon as I stepped in the Hideout Hostel, I felt like I was home. There's a B&B feel to the place ( well my room was a two bed room that I shared with someone I didnt know. We had a bathroom to ourselves which was better than I had in... More

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Juneau, Alaska
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

My 18 year old son and I stayed here in late July, 2014. The place is great for a young crowd and he made friends all around him immediately. The atmosphere is lively, active, busy, with a great central kitchen that was buzzing at all hours. The only drawback is that our room was not very clean.... spiderwebs with dead... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

This has been my first true hostel experience, and I can only praise this team highly! Not one negative circumstance comes to mind. The staff has been beyond helpful in finding our group activities around Dingle and beyond, they have made absolutely sure we are 100% comfortable and have everything we need, and the hostel itself very lovely and clean.... More

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Alabama, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I have been staying in the Hideout Hostel for about 2 and a half weeks now, and have a week left. It has been one of the most pleasant experiences I have ever had! All of the staff are so accommodating and nice. If (when) I come back to Dingle, I will absolutely be staying here again. After a strange... More

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Victoria, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This hostel is close to town but very quiet. The staff are fabulous - especially Patrick. All the staff were welcoming and very helpful. The dorm rooms were a bit cramped but I had the fortune to be put in a double room by myself for a night due to bookings. That was heaven. The breakfast is simple and adequate.... More

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Groningen, The Netherlands
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I've stayed there a little bit by chance because the other hostel was full. I don't regret it and I even came back for 3 more days. First, the hostel is ideally situated in Dingle, a lovely city with a lot of things to do, good restaurants and pubs. Then, the staff is really kind and helpful, they gave me... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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53 reviews 53 reviews
22 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We have visited Dingle several times before, and knew that it would be on our itinerary for our cycling and hiking group of 11 people. The staff was very helpful and they allowed us a safe place to store our bikes. The kitchen is nice, and we prepared a sit-down dinner for our whole group which was fun! The location... More

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Allegan, Michigan
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

When you first walk in you are met with very friendly and helpful staff. The breakfast is great, the rooms are very clean and you can't go wrong with the kitchen which is clean and well stocked with whatever cooking utensils you need. We were going to only stay four nights but the but extended it one more night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed at The Hideout in May 2014, and we had a great stay! Indeed, the hostel is one of my favorites from a sixteen day trip to Ireland. I brought college students over for the first ten days, and we stayed at other hostels, but The Hideout is more like a B and B than a... More

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Address: Dykegate Street, Dingle, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Dingle Peninsula > Dingle
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