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Backpackers D1 Hostel Dublin

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was filthy and was horrible. The room was freezing. It has two pillows that were an inch thick and of no good to anyone. The blanket didn't keep us warm. The bathroom was filthy and outdated. Would advise to give this place a miss for your own health. Would never stay again

Thank conor b
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Arrived having booked private room with bathroom for 80euro. Usual no rooms here's a map walk for half hour to hardwick street in dark by yourself to their other scam artists hole. No thanks I won't and left the dirty horrible place. Had to get taxi to sisters took 3 houts in and out missed function I was supposed to...

Thank Olive M
Reviewed November 4, 2016

Poor services, dirty rooms and sheets and no internet in the rooms, so you have to stay on the ground floor to be connected. The location though is very convenient. One of the worst hostels i v ever visit.

Thank theodore s
Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

We was so disappointed with this hostel. Luckily we only stayed for the night whilst visiting dublin city, if I'd have booked it for longer we would have gone somewhere else. The staff were friendly and the location was fab which is the only positive about this hostel. It lives up to the name hostel, broken tiles in the 'en...

Thank fairycake1991
Reviewed October 30, 2016

The rooms are not like those in the pictures and look at the over sized headboard to the beds, the matres are dirty, smelly and uncomfortable. you will not get a good night here. Breakfast is a joke and even the local pigeons would turn it down.. This hostel is a shambles and not worth even €5 a night. It...

Thank DCT41
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

I was heading to Dublin for a few days to visit my friend and in my haste I booked the first (and what I thought) reasonably priced hostel near the city centre that I could find but I was wrong. The only reason I'm not scoring this as terrible is because the staff were friendly. However, I have never seen...

Thank LifeOfGinge
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Definitely the worst hostel ever. They put us in a smelly basement room (wich is not on photos), shower is disgusting and awful. In the middle of the night (3 AM) they were setting up matrass on the floor in 10 bed room. I wonder how are they allowed to run that hostel.

Thank Petar T
Reviewed September 20, 2016

I didn't expect much, and I didn't get much. We went to the hostel only to be told that the hostel was closed because of some terrible smell. Then we got moved to another hostel a 15min walk away, which wasn't a lot better. The kitchen and toilets were disgusting. In addition, the hostel was quite a distance away from...

Thank Abigail N
Timisoara, Romania
Reviewed August 29, 2016

A good place for a short one night stay. It is close to the city centre, the bus and the train station. Bathroom really small, rooms a little old - in need of some repairing, but the bedding was clean and the staff nice.

Thank Alina S
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

The room really needed repair, almost everything was broken. No lock on toilet, toilet seat broken, no curtains, traffic noise and people walking front of the window all night. Location is good, and sheets were clean, but it really could be better if the owners just fixed some little things and put up curtains and better isolation for window. It...

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Additional Information about Backpackers D1 Hostel Dublin

Address: 80 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > North City Centre
Price Range: $66 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Backpackers D1 Hostel Dublin 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Avoid this place at all costs there are other nice hostels in the area”
 of 5 bubbles 771olivem, Dec 9, 2016 | Read review
“Don't go to this hostel!”
 of 5 bubbles Sebastjan90, Jan 4, 2016 | Read review
“No Wii in rooms!!!”
 of 5 bubbles martyn734, Sep 1, 2015 | Read review
“go on trip advisor!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Schroder61, Jun 22, 2015 | Read review
“Avoid it !”
 of 5 bubbles pirisy, Oct 24, 2014 | Read review
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