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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I've stayed in a few hostels before, hostels in Dublin too. This wasn't the best but wasn't the worst. We had a private room with a private bathroom. We did have fresh towels & an extension lead as there was only 2 plugs which was a pain for phone charging and hair drying ect - they do lend you a...

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 13 July 2015

This is the third year of IAESTE Ireland booking a room in Avalon for our Dublin Cultural weekend. For a two night stay the hostel is in a great location, has a great chilled out vibe and the loft style of the rooms always draws good remarks. The beds are clean and more comfortable than a lot of other hostel...

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AvalonDublin, General Manager at Avalon House, responded to this review

Thank You for the lovely review, we are delighted you enjoyed it !! See you on your next trip hopefully All the Best Team @ Avalon

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Pros: - Great location, about 10/15min walk from city centre - Clean (except the last night when someone had thrown up all over the bathroom) - Wi fi worked in the rooms Cons - Rooms were TINY - Not enough power points (two plugs between four people) - Showers were weird - had to keep pushing a button for the...

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AvalonDublin, General Manager at Avalon House, responded to this review

Hey Thanks for the review, glad you enjoyed it !! Hope to see you again soon All the Best, Team @ Avalon

Germany
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The Avalon House has a good location and the staff is friendly. It provides Tablets for your personal use. But the Hostel is not nice. It is anonymous, not sociable. If you want the backpack Hostel feeling, try find something else. If you want to stay for yourself, go here. Definitely not worth the money, better than nothing.

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AvalonDublin, General Manager at Avalon House, responded to this review

Hi There, So sorry to hear you didnt enjoy your stay with us, we like to think you can meet loads of people traveling especially in our common rooms and common Kitchen but every hostel experience is different. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your holier in Ireland. :) All the Best Team at Avalon

Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

My friend and I are on a two-month long Europe trip and this was our first stop. While we were here we enjoyed our stay, however after being to a few other hostels we've concluded that although it wasn't bad it wasn't particularly great either. There are no lockers in or anywhere in the room. This makes it a hassle...

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AvalonDublin, General Manager at Avalon House, responded to this review

Hi There, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we are glad you enjoyed it and hopefully you had a fantastic time in Dublin, Hope ye will visit again on your next trip back All the Best, Team @ Avalon House

Cavan, Ireland
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Nice clean hostel, friendly staff - Location is great in heart of the city! Groovy Decor. Hostel also runs a free walking tour of dublin at 10:20 every morning but didnt get a chance to check it out and They also do a pubcrawl. Cafe linked to it where you can get a nice breakfast.

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AvalonDublin, General Manager at Avalon House, responded to this review

Thank You for your lovely review, hope to see you again soon All the Best Team @ Avalon House

Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Great location, just 15/20 mins walk from the city centre. Hostel was very basic but clean and tidy, staff helpful and friendly and from all nationalities. really nice independent cafe attached. Breakfast basic, but did the job. Can rent storage/luggage space for €2 per day. As for the room itself, very basic but clean and comfortable! The shower was annoying...

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AvalonDublin, General Manager at Avalon House, responded to this review

Hi There Thank You for the lovely review, delighted you enjoyed it and hopefully see you again soon All the Best, Team @ Avalon House

County Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Stayed one night for a concert in Dublin. No complaints whatsoever, perfect for what we wanted. The staff were very accommodating when we asked to all stay in the same room (4 bed). Free Wi-Fi in the room is a huge plus.

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AvalonDublin, General Manager at Avalon House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the Fab review, hope to see you back in Avalon soon All the Best Team @ Avalon House

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 29 June 2015

This friendly hostel has a cute cafe and tiny rooms that are comfy. Our private double had a sink. Despite a pretty scary elevator, the kitchen, cafe and the rest of the hostel were pefect for a quick stay and cheap eats. However, the hot water here is some eco-friendly nonsense (maybe solar, if I remember right). You press the...

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AvalonDublin, General Manager at Avalon House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us, Hope to see you back again on your next trip to Dublin All the Best Team @ Avalon House

Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

It's ok for the price you paying... A bit loud outside if you looking for a good night sleep... Bathrooms aren't great have to say.. Housekeeping didn't do good job.. The shower to be honest not great either but anyway 4 * coz is cheap near to anything in town and staff really really friendly

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AvalonDublin, General Manager at Avalon House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us, bathrooms are cleaned and checked regularly but I will flag with the team, so thanks for the feedback All the Best, Management & Team @ Avalon House

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Avalon House

Address: Avalon House 55 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: RM111 - RM557 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Avalon House 1*
Number of rooms: 70
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