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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here 1 night - 15 Feb 2017 - 3 of us, 3 generations - Accommodation basic but clean - best part? Communal kitchen, extremely well equipped, where you can prepare food/hot drinks and also socialise - most evenings free attraction in the kitchen - Tuesday was wine and cheese (Wednesday was to be free dinner!) people of all...

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Birmingham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were friendly and welcoming. However the rooms are up lots of stairs which was not advertised and the room was absolutely freezing. A real shame because the location was really handy, close to both temple bar and o Connell street

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location at budget price! Rooms are basic but clean and spacious and you shouldn't care about the room anyway when in Dublin as you shouldn't be in it for long! Staff really welcoming and happy to help. Will go back.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff at this hostel are so helpful and accommodating. For anyone who has stayed at a hostel or hotel with miserable staff members, you will know this can make or break your trip. The staff at Times College Street could not have been more helpful throughout my trip. Location is great - rooms are comfortable and the beds are...

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

Perfect for short lads city break. Close temple bar. Great comedy club called "Chaplins comedy club" right around the corner As for the room.... modern, clean, cheap and basic... everything you'll need.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed December 9, 2016

This hostel is extremely accessible to the main parts of the city. That part was great! However, compared to other hostels, this one felt really impersonal. It just seemed to attract people who had no interest in talking to each other. Each evening there is a free food event. I was there for the ice cream event and the wine...

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Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights and it was awesome. The localization is great, you can walk everywhere. Our room was really cosy and clean, and so was our bathroom. You have to pay for breakfast, but it is definitely worth it because you can choose among a lot of things, and you'd spend way more if you grabbed a coffee and...

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Reviewed November 28, 2016

It was awesome. The room was really big (usually hostels offer a small room) . There was an aisle going to the bathroom where you could get dressed, make up, etc. It was really comfortable. I had a small problem with a broken cage, but the staff quickly solved it. The kitchen is really cool too, a nice place to...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed November 15, 2016

This is a hostel of extremes: it has extremely good things and extremely bad ones. As for the good ones, the location is perfect. It's close to everything: Temple Bar, the Liffey, Connolly and Tara train stations, Trinity College, O'Connell Street, Trinity College, the points where tour buses departs... everything. And in that location all of the places to stay...

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Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Simply the best hostel I've ever stayed in. Dublin is one of my favourite cities on earth, but my stay was a profoundly lonely time for me. The loveliest of people congregate here and it changed my trip and my life. More than a hostel, I promise. Can't wait to get back. Make sure to participate in all the nightly...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Located in a beautiful old fashion building, in a fantastic location, The Times Hostel is the perfect base for all tourists and backpackers, to enjoy "The Most Lively City in Europe!" ... more   less 

Additional Information about Times Hostels - College Street

Address: 8, College Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $36 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Times Hostels - College Street 2*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Take advantage of kitchen facilities - Dublin is very expensive!”
 of 5 bubbles S922QVchristine, 1 week ago | Read review
“Avoid like hell any room that's next to the stairs (like room #2)! If you only have that choice, don't stay.”
 of 5 bubbles bungeoj, Nov 15, 2016 | Read review
“ask for room 9!”
 of 5 bubbles PaddyAdvice, Oct 27, 2016 | Read review
“Our room, #3 was facing a busy street, but if you bring earplugs it shoudn't be a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles beber1, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“Our room on an upper floor was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Redwings88, Jul 25, 2016 | Read review
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