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Lidkoping, Sweden
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Cheap and close enough to the city centre! Rooms were ok but really worn and were in big need of renovation!!! Breakfast was nothing special and the breakfast room so small so that there were not enough seats for everyone! There are, or at least should be, better cheap places in Dublin!!!!

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Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Don't expect any luxury here but if you are after good accommodation for a great price it's worth a visit. Staff are extremely friendly and very helpful. Great location for some great bars and restaurants outside Dublin centre but only a 15 minute walk and your in temple bar. On a main bus route so easy to get to and... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Good location - directly across the street from the no. 16 bus pick-up, which goes to the airport and the major intercity bus stops. Great value for money - low priced and simple. Adequate breakfast, clean room, hot water, wifi, free bike rentals, TV in room, DVDs available for free. Nothing fancy, but everything you need.

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Thank Sarah L
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Reviewed June 22, 2016

Location is good, architecture of the house is charming, room small but with a private bathroom and a gorgeous view to St. Kevin”s curch, basic breakfast, nice staff. On the downside: narrow schedule of warm water, poor soundproof of the room and a little chilly. Good value for money though.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed June 6, 2016

We stayed at the hostel in May 2016. The staff was great and the breakfast was OK, and contrary to what is stated here we did have good wifi reception in our room. The hostel is a 15 minute walk from Temple Bar, which is great because you can easily get there and also you're not stuck inside all the... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2016

Harrington House Hostel is best budget place to stay in Dublin. It's nice and clean, friendly staff, very well located near the center of Dublin. Direct link to he Dublin Airport, bus 16. Now, WiFi in the rooms is no more of a problem, as I saw in an older review.

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Ra'anana, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 7, 2016

Wi-fi did not work in the room, it was rather cold there, and the guy at the reception charged my Russian-issue card in roubles despite my mentioning that the currency of the account is euro, and I lost about 7% of the room price due to back-and-forth currency conversions.

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Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

Not very welcome and didn't give us additional information about the rooms. We only found out the second day we couldn't shower after 10am. We had to wait until 6pm for hot water. They only gave us one towel and at the end of our stay it was cold and wet. The nights were very cold, the blanket very thin,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 21, 2015

clean rooms, little bit noisy but its an old house :) breakfast was not much but enough. i think if you dont expect to much of your stay than this one is perfect! close to the center easy to reach from the airport and friendly staff!

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Reviewed November 16, 2015

I visited Dublin city in November 2015 and I was happy with this hostel. The location is excellent, you can reach temple bar in 10 15 minutes walking. I used room n1 (the biggest) with its own bathroom and it was quite simple but perfect for a quick visit to the city.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are central and it is just a short walk to the Temple Bar(about 20 min), Grafton Street(7 min), City Centre, St. Patrick's Cathedral and St. Stephens Green. Alternatively you could catch one of the buses that run directly past our front door including the 16A bus that runs to and from Dublin Airport (TICKET 2.30 pp.). From O'Connell Street you can take buses 16, 16A, 19, 19A, 122 to our house.Also we are just 5 minutes walk away from Luas stop on Harcourt Street. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harrington House Hostel

Address: 21 Harrington Street | City End, South Circular Road, Dublin 8, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $33 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Harrington House Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Room with private bathroom and nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles asclepios44, Jun 22, 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 at the very top of the hostel is quieter in terms of street and within hostel noise. It's ideal for a couple or solo. Larger family rooms are in the basement, which are also a bit quieter. I had one room on the second floor facing the main street which was definitely the noisiest in terms of street noise and hearing other people moving around the hostel.”
 of 5 bubbles AVeitch, Oct 13, 2014 | Read review
“Take the room upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles 543johannah, Jun 12, 2014 | Read review
“rooms in the rear away from the street are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Naplestravelers, Aug 15, 2013 | Read review
“I have no tips, but don't think it would be a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles IjaK_13, May 11, 2013 | Read review
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