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Featured Hostels in Dublin

Kinlay House Hostel
2 out of 5
2-12 Lord Edward St, Temple Bar, Dublin
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The price is CA $77 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Located in Temple Bar, this hostel is steps away from Dublinia, Christ Church Cathedral and Dublin Castle. St. Patrick's Cathedral and Trinity College are also ...

3.7/5Good! (86 reviews)

"Good enough for one night, but the room was really small"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 30, 2015

Kinlay House Hostel
Jacobs Inn - Hostel
2 out of 5
21-28 Talbot Place, Dublin, Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of International Financial Services Centre, O'Connell Street and O'Connell Bridge. Trinity ...

4.1/5Very Good! (857 reviews)
Happy in a pod!!

"This hostel offers privacy so if you want a budget place to stay with your own space(even if it is only a pod) I would recommend"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Jacobs Inn - Hostel
Generator Dublin
2 out of 5
Smithfield Square, Smithfield, Dublin, Dublin
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The price is CA $105 per night from Dec 21 to Dec 22

This family-friendly Dublin hostel is located in the entertainment district, within a 15-minute walk of Jameson Distillery Bow St., Dublin Castle and Guinness ...

4/5Very Good! (981 reviews)
Will return!

"A great hostel with loads of facilities for when the weathers bad! Room was lovely and clean."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2020

Generator Dublin
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DCU Rooms Glasnevin
2 out of 5
Ballymun Road, Glasnevin, Dublin, Dublin
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Located in Glasnevin, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Dublin City University, Croke Park and Beaumont Hospital. Parnell Square is 3 mi (4.8 km) ...

3.7/5Good! (350 reviews)
Enjoyed my stay

"No one was around , it was so quiet and that was great. For the price the room was excellent. Its basic and it met my expectations. Its hard to find at first if you go by public transport from the airport. The location is decent and it's got a store on site, there is a pharmacy nearby too. Only one ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 10, 2019

DCU Rooms Glasnevin
DCU Rooms at All Hallows College
3 out of 5
Gracepark Road, Drumcondra, Dublin, County Dublin
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Situated near the airport, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of International Financial Services Centre, Croke Park and Dublin Port. O'Connell Street and ...

4.2/5Very Good! (113 reviews)

"I enjoyed the stay, the breakfast was fantastic, it could not have been any better. The single room was clean but shower and WC were down the corridor and very basic bordering on unsuitable. The historic backdrop was amazing and it was very easy to get into town on the bus or bike, this made it easy ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2019

DCU Rooms at All Hallows College
Trinity College Campus Accommodation
2 out of 5
West Chapel, House 10, College Green, Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Trinity College and Dublin Castle. St. Stephen's Green and Christ Church Cathedral are ...

4/5Very Good! (614 reviews)

"Very lively place. Tours going on, in the campus grounds, and Life happening out side the walls. Stayed here because it was the closest to the Book of Kells. Walked a fair amount. Easy to get around, if you don't mind the cobbles. Too many places to see...not enough time."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2019

Trinity College Campus Accommodation
Garden Lane Backpackers
2 out of 5
Garden Lane, Dublin
The price is CA $151 per night from Dec 23 to Dec 24

Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Vicar Street, St. Patrick's Cathedral and Christ Church Cathedral. Guinness Storehouse ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (40 reviews)
Meh

"Hard to find when it's raining and your data doesn't work in Dublin... staff kind of indifferent but the room was fine. One bathroom (with the only toilet) per floor seems less than adequate. Having to change the wifi network on each floor was a little annoying. Breakfast was fine even if the hot ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 8, 2019

Garden Lane Backpackers
Gardiner House Hostel
2 out of 5
76 Upper Gardiner Street, Dublin
The price is CA $92 per night from Dec 15 to Dec 16

Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of International Financial Services Centre, O'Connell Street and Parnell Square. Croke ...

4/5Very Good! (162 reviews)

"Very good location , right at the bus stop (and I paid 20 euro for the taxi from the airport!!!) Staff is very friendly. However, big rooms are kinda cold ;/ heater turns out at night only"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 5, 2020

Gardiner House Hostel
Abrahams Hostel
2 out of 5
82-83 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin, Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of International Financial Services Centre, O'Connell Street and O'Connell Bridge. Trinity ...

3.8/5Good! (114 reviews)

"Excellent staff - very friendly and helpful. Good kitchen to cook your meals and plenty of seating/sofas."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 27, 2020

Abrahams Hostel
Isaacs Hostel
2 out of 5
2-5 Frenchmans Lane, Dublin, Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of International Financial Services Centre, O'Connell Street and O'Connell Bridge. Trinity ...

3.8/5Good! (515 reviews)

"Lovely staff, great location, great facilities. Good locker space. Comfortable beds. You do get woken up by a train going past the window."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 3, 2019

Isaacs Hostel
Aparto - Beckett House - City Centre - Campus Accommodation
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of International Financial Services Centre, O'Connell Street and Parnell Square. Croke ...

4.1/5Very Good! (132 reviews)

"We stayed at this hotel for 7 days and overall was good for what we needed. We only slept in the room and spent most of the day outside."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 28, 2019

Aparto - Beckett House - City Centre - Campus Accommodation
Aparto- Montrose
3 out of 5
Stillorgan Road, Dublin, Dublin
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Situated near the beach, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Dublin Bay and University College Dublin. Dublin Port and Aviva Stadium are also within 3 miles ...

3.7/5Good! (36 reviews)

"You get what you pay for. It was the least expensive of the hotel options in Ireland. Not that close to the attractions, but public transportation is easily accessible. The room gives you the basics. No tv, coffee maker or hair dryer. There is a coffee shop and a convenient store on the ground floor. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 20, 2018

Aparto- Montrose
Destiny Student - The Point
2 out of 5
Point Campus, Point Village, Mayor Street Upper, Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is steps away from International Financial Services Centre and Dublin Port. 3Arena and The Convention Centre Dublin ...

3.9/5Good! (70 reviews)

"Location was good, room was pleasant however, sold as a double. If it was a double it was very small!"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 1, 2019

Destiny Student - The Point
Aparto - Binary Hub - Campus Accommodation
2 out of 5
Binary Hub, Bonham, Dublin, Ireland
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Vicar Street and Guinness Storehouse. Christ Church Cathedral and Phoenix Park are also ...

3.7/5Good! (250 reviews)
Great for the price

"The room seemed to be brand new which was nice. The bathroom was very clean but very small. The bed fit two people quite comfortably granted my boyfriend and I are both pretty small. The front desk folks were very friendly. It was quite loud during the day and sometimes at night as all of the doors ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 13, 2019

Aparto - Binary Hub - Campus Accommodation
Abigails Hostel
2 out of 5
7-9 Aston Quay, Dublin, Dublin
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Located in Temple Bar, this hostel is steps away from Bank of Ireland, O'Connell Street and Ha' Penny Bridge. Trinity College and O'Connell Bridge are also within ...

4.1/5Very Good! (203 reviews)

"The rooms were spacious. The breakfast was wonderful"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 7, 2019

Abigails Hostel
Backpackers Citi Hostel
2 out of 5
61/ 62 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin, Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of International Financial Services Centre, O'Connell Street and O'Connell Bridge. Trinity ...

2.7/5 (144 reviews)

"Bathroom is very small and tight. Bed is okay .TV not working at all"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 22, 2019

Backpackers Citi Hostel
Four Courts Hostel
2 out of 5
15-17 Merchant's Quay, Dublin, County Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Four Courts and Christ Church Cathedral. Dublin Castle and St. Patrick's Cathedral are ...

3.9/5Good! (99 reviews)

"Absolutely loved this place. Clean and convenient. Front desk was excellent and I will be staying here again when I return."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 12, 2019

Four Courts Hostel
Destiny Student - New Mill
3.5 out of 5
8-10 Mill St. The Liberties, Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of St. Patrick's Cathedral and Vicar Street. Christ Church Cathedral and Guinness Storehouse ...

3.7/5Good! (337 reviews)
All very good

"All good.. Very good"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 9, 2019

Destiny Student - New Mill
LIVStudent Dublin
2 out of 5
27 Church St, Dublin, County Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Jameson Distillery Bow St., Christ Church Cathedral and Vicar Street. Dublin Castle ...

4.2/5Very Good! (39 reviews)
Decent Choice For A Short Stay

"This was a good choice for a 1 night stay. If staying several nights in Dublin, I would probably go elsewhere. The location was very good: a short walk to the Liffey River and touristy section of Dublin. The immediate Area of LIVStudent Dublin was less touristy and had some good pubs (Cobblestones ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 30, 2019

LIVStudent Dublin
Ashfield Hostel
2 out of 5
19 – 20 D’Olier Street, Dublin
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Located in City Centre Dublin, this hostel is steps away from O'Connell Bridge and O'Connell Street. Trinity College and Grafton Street are also within 10 minutes. ...

3.9/5Good! (97 reviews)

"While our room was small...we loved it. The hostel was centrally located and close to many pubs and restaurants. We were able to store our luggage after check-out to enjoy a few more hours."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 16, 2019

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Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street

Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street

4 out of 5
Moore Street Plaza, Parnell Street, Dublin, Dublin
The price is CA $82 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17
4.3/5Excellent! (1,068 reviews)

"Generally well run with great friendly staff. Good clean rooms and no problems with anything. Great all round"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 1, 2020

Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street
Maldron Hotel Pearse Street

Maldron Hotel Pearse Street

4 out of 5
98-107 Pearse Street, Dublin, Dublin
The price is CA $169 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.2/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"For Dublin prices this was good value for money. Smart tidy room, a little bit off the beaten track but only a 10 min walk to the centre of town."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 2020

Maldron Hotel Pearse Street
Clontarf Castle Hotel

Clontarf Castle Hotel

4 out of 5
Castle Avenue, Dublin, Dublin
The price is CA $120 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,292 reviews)

"We had an amazing stay at Clontarf Castle. It was beautifully decorated for Christmas time. I would highly recommend to stay here."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 30, 2020

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What Is a Hostel?

If you're hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in Dublin, one of the 36 hostels here could be a great option. No two hostels look identical, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting

Hostels are a great way to stay in Dublin for a good value, so you can save your budget for exploring. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its museums and live music venues.

Hostels in Dublin

Ready to book a hostel in town? These options have the best reviews from our travelers and could be a good place to look first:

Jacobs Inn - Hostel - 2-minute walk from Busaras Station for easy access to public transit. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant, and a rooftop terrace.

Generator Dublin - Located steps from Old Jameson Distillery. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with showers.

Isaacs Hostel - 2-minute walk from Busaras Station for easy access to public transit. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a sauna.

Trinity College Campus Accommodation - Located steps from The Book of Kells. You can take advantage of free WiFi and an indoor pool, as well as a restaurant. Rooms come with desks and coffee/tea makers.

Times Hostel - Camden Place - Located steps from Iveagh Gardens. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a bar. You'll find showers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Dublin?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're discovering new places, so here are some stats about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 52° F and nighttime temperatures average 34° F
  • April-June: 66° F is the daytime average and 37° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 67° F and nighttime averages are around 45° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 60° F during the day and 35° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 29.88 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Dublin?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might appreciate these places:

Top Sights
  • Dublin Tourism Centre
  • The Book of Kells
  • Brown Thomas Flagship Store
Natural Features
  • St. Stephen's Green
  • St. Stephen's Green
  • National Botanic Gardens
Cultural Attractions
  • Gaiety Theatre
  • National Museum of Natural History
  • National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology

In general, Dublin is known for its:

  • Football
  • Museums
  • Bars
  • Tours
  • Live music
  • Historical sites
  • Art
  • Entertainment

How to Get to Dublin and Around the Area

You can fly into the nearest airport in Dublin (DUB), located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) away from the city center. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Walk to nearby metro stations like Jervis Station, Abbey Street Station, and St. Stephen's Green Station. To see more of the surrounding area, take a train from Dublin Tara Street Station, Dublin Pearse Street Station, or Dublin Connolly Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Dublin?
By going with a hostel you can spend less on lodging and set aside more of your budget for exploring during your stay. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its museums and live music venues.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many have private options too), low prices, and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Dublin?
Ready to book a hostel? These top picks have the best reviews from our travelers and could be a good place to start: Kinlay House Hostel - Located steps from Dublin Castle. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with showers. Generator Dublin - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Smithfield Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a bar. You’ll find showers, lockers, and linens in all rooms. Trinity College Campus Accommodation - Located steps from Trinity College. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar. You’ll find towels, free toiletries, and desks in all rooms. Abigails Hostel - Located steps from Ha’ Penny Bridge. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find showers in all rooms. Gardiner House Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of O’Connell Street and Parnell Square. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers and linens.
How many hostels will I find in Dublin?
If you’re in the market for a low-cost place to stay in Dublin, one of Expedia’s 32 hostels could be a great option for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Dublin?
Good weather’s always better when you’re discovering new places, so here’s some information about the local climate: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 57°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 41°F. Average annual precipitation for Dublin is 30 inches.
What is there to see and do in Dublin?
In general, Dublin is known for its football, museums, and bars. Major attractions include Grafton Street, Dublin Castle, and St. Stephen’s Green. Get out into nature with places like Phoenix Park, Marlay Park, and Malahide Castle. Cultural attractions include Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, 3Arena, and Olympia Theatre.
What's the best way to get to and around Dublin while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Dublin in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Dublin Airport (DUB), located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) away. Once you’re on the ground, you might want to use public transit during your trip. Nearby metro stations include Jervis Station, Abbey Street Station, and St. Stephen’s Green Station. To check out more of the area, take a train from Dublin Tara Street Station, Dublin Pearse Street Station, or Dublin Connolly Station.

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