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Jacobs Inn Hostel

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“free breakfast”(79 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair access
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

great value, good beds, well equipped kitchen with drinking water and hot water all day long. the staff was nice and the breakfast was good. great location near city centre with lots of supermarkets around the corner. we will be back!

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

In March 2017 we went to Dublin with a group of 42 students. Fran, the lady who helped with the booking, was outstanding! On arrival, the hostel was under construction but we didn't have any problems with that. The hostel rooms were clean, the bathrooms...More

Thank Josette S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I went there with 11 other friends, and we booked all separate, but the staff members at the desk helped us to get together as much as possible. The room was clean, and the beds did have a little curtain in front of them, which...More

Thank Niels E
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The hostel has a perfect location; you can walk easily to the city centre, and there is a train station nearby if you want to visit other villages near Dublin. The staff was very friendly and the facilities were great. There were more then enough...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Good location, uncomfortable beds, and a rude staff member... it is ok for short-term stays, but definetely not recommended if you can find a similar price in another place. They never cleaned the towels, and you need to bring your own soap and shampooMore

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Response from JacobsDublin21, Public Relations Manager at Jacobs Inn HostelResponded 14 March 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review and or staying with us. Can you let us know what room this was in and whether the staff member was on night duty or day time? We will make sure to look into this for you. Yours, Jacobs...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$24 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$24 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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NFca
10 December 2017|
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Response from Nathalie M | Reviewed this property |
I saw a family when I was there and also older people. I am 47. Is it the best fit? Probably not but you are not there to pass much time in the hostel anyway. There is someone 24 hours at the reception. During my one... More
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davdar2011
2 February 2017|
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Response from JacobsDublin21 | Property representative |
Hi, our private rooms are located away from the bottom floors and grouped together for less footfall and a better nights sleep!
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helenintheusa
5 August 2016|
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Response from AlbertoBranca | Reviewed this property |
The Airbus from airport to city centre stops close to hostel
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"If you want a bottom bed, ask at reception. The bottom beds are the even numbered beds.. 2,4,6,8 etc."
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"If you want to go cheap, go into a larger room. Smaller rooms are more private but also more expensive."
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"Choose a smaller bed room if you want to limit noise and people moving around."
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"308 is a room for 3 persons"
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