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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff, I can't say enough to solidify their greatness and my gratitude towards them. It was a great experience. Cheap for what you get. Free wi fi, great place to meet other travelers, be social. Go to the lounge and talk to someone. Learn something, walk around the corner and book a tour with Paddy's Wagon. I slept in... More 

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Madrid, Spain
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

good position, cheap prices, friendly staff, clean hostel, good free breakfast, lots of activities, funny and young environment...i really recommend it!..defenetly go there again if i visit again dublin!

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent staff! Pub crawl set up is fantastic and the atmosphere in the common area is great. There is no wifi in the rooms which forces people to be social (or not) in the common area. Showers were frustrating. Kept turning off after a minute. Easy walk to city and the breakfast was free and pretty decent. I would recommend... More 

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Faenza, Italy
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Best accomodation to stay close at the center for some nigths. Few bathrooms on each floor. Lacking chairs or space their things in the rooms. Room hot as an oven with 8 people, and with little ventilation Breakfast included, useful not to waste time in the morning, and come out ready.

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London
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In Dublin for a couple of gigs, it's a great place for a short stay: clean, good wifi, heating working as it should. Easy connection to the airport and in short walking distance to everywhere you want to go in central Dublin.

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Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great stay. Great personnel. Great rooms. Great basement. Great area. Great breakfast. Greast bathroom. What else is there to say. We stayed with 8 guys and we all loved it. Great thanks to isaacs for everything

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Everything was great, there was a member of the staff that was amazing and suber helpful. Im sorry I forgot his name:( But everyone was very friendly Will book again when I go back to Dublin! Highly recommend this place!

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Sydney
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great little place in the heart of Dublin. An easy walk to everywhere you'd want to go. Great prices. Clean and cosy. Check in was easy. Wifi was decent. It's a pretty big place with heaps of rooms but the communal spaces make it feel much more intimate.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ian and Allan were absolutely hilarious!! Perfect people to host the walking tour and pub crawl! It was our first day in this incredible city and thanks to them, we absolutely fell in love with everything to do with Dublin! The hostel was amazing, simple but sufficient brekky in the morning. Perfect if you're traveling on a budget! The beds... More 

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County Waterford, Ireland
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here for one night, and while it wasn't the worst place I've ever stayed, I was glad to leave. I stayed on the third floor which was drastically different from my friend's room on the first floor. The bed was mildly comfortable, but my room was freezing. The heat is centrally controlled which makes it impossible to evenly... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the original and most famous backpacker hostels in Dublin, Isaacs Hostel has a warm, relaxed atmosphere and is a quirky, fun, full of character in a 19th century converted wine store. City centre location close to central Bus Station,Dart Station,Connolly station and Luas tram Tram. Great modern amenities with large guest kitchen with plenty of plates, cutlery & storage space. Onsite laundry, Sauna, Dorms and private rooms, Library, basement common rooms, Attractions such as Temple Bar,O'Connell Street, 3 Arena, Croke Park,Jameson Distillery, Trinity College,Jeannie Johnson Famine Ship are all close by. FREE STUFF includes;Free Light Breakfast,Free Tea and coffee and filtered water, FREE Bed linen,FREE Wifi,FREE Sauna,FREE Walking tour of Dublin every day,FREE Board games,FREE Pizza night, FREE games of Table Tennis, FREE use of Guitars, Discounted tickets, Airport bus Plus FREE Smiles, Hugs and Craic (within reason !)Information, tall tales and Irish wit!** ... more   less 

Additional Information about Isaacs Hostel

Address: 2 - 5 Frenchman's Lane, Dublin 1, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: RM76 - RM422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Isaacs Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 54
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“Book early. Book rooms with less people.”
 of 5 bubbles Taesian, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Lower floors have a better wifi connection”
 of 5 bubbles 698eliev, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I went for 2 bed private and it was great :)”
 of 5 bubbles majaj474, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Email the hotel direct to request your all together as it is a hostel and you can be split up.”
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“Buy tickets for the castle early as they sell out quickly”
 of 5 bubbles Space0ne, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
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