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Abigails Hostel
Ranked #7 of 115 Speciality Lodging in Dublin
Owls Head, Maine
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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“Good place to stay in Dublin”
Reviewed 13 August 2014

We stayed here for two nights. It is in the city so it is loud and people are coming and going a lot. We were a party of 4 in a 6 bed room. The room is a little small but it worked. We had two great roommates and enjoyed their company. The cleanliness of the room was least to be desired. The floor needed to be cleaned and the bathroom needed some attention. The breakfast is good, cereal, bread , fruit, yogurt. The kitchen itself needs to be cleaned , there were fruit flies everywhere. The wifi is great , good service in the rooms.

  • Stayed August 2014, travelled with family
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28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2014

I stayed here for 2 nights and it was perfect. They have an excellent kitchen complete with oven, microwave and stove and enough pots and pans for everyone. The wifi worked very well in the lobby as well in my fourth floor room. On my last day I checked out at 10:30am and then chilled in the hostel lobby until 8pm waiting for my flight since I was tired and didn't want to go out. They didn't care one bit and haven't said a word to me about it. They have a luggage room with a key they keep at the front desk. There are lockers that cost but the luggage room worked just fine. Good breakfast in the morning with toast, jam, cereal, coffee and tea. overall I would definitely stay here again!

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  • Stayed August 2014, travelled with friends
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Galway, Ireland
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Stayed here the end of may with my friend, we were attending a concert! Great value for money, can't get much more city centre than ere! One of the best hostels I have stayed in, very safe and we loved the fact we could charge our phones by usb or by plugging them in to a dock on the top of our bed! When we returned during the early hours we had to stop by reception and show our receipts to the receptionist on duty and they would return our room keys and buzz us into the accomadation section! Will definitely be returning again!!

Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
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Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

For the price you pay, this hostel was awesome. Great location right downtown, and working wifi!! (This was huge as touring Europe in hostels usually it didn't work in your room) I would definitely go back.

Stayed August 2014, travelled with friends
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Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

A good hostel with all you need; bed, clean bathroom, breakfast included, wifi, and a good location in the centre of Dublin. Spent three night there with friends and we all agreed it was a good place to stay. And it's very cheap!

Stayed August 2014, travelled with friends
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Castlerea, Ireland
1 review
Reviewed 29 July 2014

Great location close to city centre. Hostel was generally clean. The price was very reasonable. Had no problems what so ever and reception seemed fairly friendly offering advice etc. Would recommend and stay again.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled solo
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Omeath, Ireland
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 July 2014

I just needed this hostel to stay a for 3 nights to visit a friend while I was in Dublin. I recieved a very warm welcome when I arrived and the staff were very professional, friendly and helpful in every way.

The dorm I was in was right next to the road and right around the corner from temple bar so it got it was always noisy and busy at night time with traffic and drunken people.

Overall a great place to stay if your a young backpacker or in a youth group. well done to the staff

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled solo
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Property: Abigails Hostel
Address: 7/9 Aston Quay | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > Temple Bar
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 115 Speciality Lodging in Dublin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Abigails Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 35
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Recently converted from a hotel, Abigail's Hostel is located in Temple Bar, overlooking the River Liffey and Ha'penny Bridge.All our rooms have private bathrooms, central heating and hairdryers. Our reception is open 24/7 and our friendly staff are happy to help you with tourism information or anything you might need to enjoy your visit to Dublin. ... more   less 
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