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The Holyhead Hostel

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One of Dublin's oldest accommodations, right in the heart of the city! The best of Dublin is just a few minutes away from our front door: O'Connell street is around the corner, Trinity College and the Grafton Street area right across the Liffey river. Walk 10 minutes and find yourself enjoying a Guinness in the famous Temple Bar district. The Holyhead offers simple but clean and affordable rooms in a warm and easy-going atmosphere, 24h hot showers, free wifi - and kind staff ready to assist you! The Holyhead is located beside the Central Bus Station (Shuttle to/from the airport every 10min) and Conolly Railway Station: you have the whole of Ireland at your feet. Accommodation: All of our rooms are private, with a sink. Toilets and Showers are shared. Please note that our Twin, Triple and Family/Friends rooms are a mix of Singles, Doubles, and Bunk beds. 2 minutes walk away from the spire, and 1 minute walk away from Busaras station. Direction: How to find us? - Taxi, cost 15 to 20€ - Aircoach to O'Connell Street, cost 7€ one way or 12€ return. - Airlink (747 or 748) to Busaras Bus Station, cost 6€ one way or 10€ return. - Dublin buses 14 & 16 a to O'Connell Street, cost only 2.30€ one way.From the Spire on O'Connell Street, walk on Talbot street until you reach Gardiner Street on your left. We are just at the corner!
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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The location was excellent, it's close to the city centre, lots of shops and some supermarkets like Tesco, which was very convenient to me! Staff are very helpful and kind of them! I was staying on the ground floor and my room was a bit hot, so I slept with the window wide open
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Firstly, the staff at the hostel were super friendly and accommodating. We got a very early flight to Dublin and were worried about having to carry our luggge around however we arrived at the hostel in the hope that they would hold our bags for us. Despite waking the staff
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Don't go there. Dirty room, dirty shower, dirty toilet. I wouldn't recommend this place to anybody. Very expensive for what they offer. Very old building with people living in the room next to you "hotel room". The only good thing is the location.
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Stay away, sleep on a park bench! This is not worth one star, it's a disgusting joke! Its not even cheap, one room for 3 of us, 150 euros a night!!!!!!!. Can I find ANYTHING good to say? well in all honesty yes, sheets were clean, NOTHING else, anywhere is!!!!!
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I traveled to Dublin with my mother and booked The Holy Head Hostel before. It was one of many hostels I had checked. The location was the only good thing. We arrived and rang on the bell, some guy came and opened, he offered us coffee (from who knows what year) or water that
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"I was in room 14, good size but right next to the traffic light outside."
"Do not chose this hostel!"
"Find another hostel."
"Go out and enjoy Dublin!"
"I cannot recommend room no. 10 on the top floor (private single room)."
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PRICE RANGE
$250 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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the holyhead hotel dublin
LOCATION
IrelandProvince of LeinsterDublin
NUMBER OF ROOMS
14
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