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Lille, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not good value for money. The owner is rarely there and you're locked outside when you want to check in (it happened to several people during the week-end.) It seems like the owner simply doesnt care. It really is not a friendly place. The bathroom and the kitchen are dirty and grubby. The owners live there: weird vibe... In most...

Thank cocococo59
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

the room was decent and fair for the price. but oh boy jesus the owner is a comparison to nanny mcphee!!! as soon as she opened the door she looked at us head to toe and started demanding what not to do. again DEMANDED not explaining or asking. no hi ho no conversation. during the night we went out. I...

1Thank Patrickstar86
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This is the loudest hostel I have stayed in. There is constant banging of doors (mainly front door) and the noise from the pipes when someone is showering is so so loud. The walls are paper thin. We got very little sleep. Location is perfect and good wifi. I also liked the sink in the room but my goodness what...

2Thank sinead M
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Could have been a lovely stay since location is good and price is very fair, but it was growse. Bins werent emptied, found cotton sticks with ear wax and bathroom was greasy. Sorry about the experience since others had a fine stay but we were displeased even though the costs were low.

1Thank Arlette V
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Clean with good sized rooms, more like a guest house than a hostel.. Host was helpful i would come here for a quiet break, definitely not a party hostel as it s family run! Brilliant location right by the centere of Dingle town!

Thank Áine B
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We had a private room for the three of us at 17 euro each, for the money you can't get better value, all the basic things you need and parking next to the building, 3 minute walk to get to the town and have yourself a pint

Thank HOLLYandARi
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Went to book our accommodation in Dingle a bit too late and all the BnBs were sold out so decided to give Lovett's Hostel a try, we were pleasantly surprised, most of the rooms were private which was very nice. BnB was excellently situated for exploring Dingle with easy parking right outside. Although breakfast is not included there is a...

Thank zall002
Reviewed 28 March 2016

A tiny, but cosy family hostel situated right next to the cliffs and beaches of Dingle. The lady and her daughters were nice people, helpful, and welcoming; they gave us some advice on the beaches of Dingle and the town itself. Everything was tidy and warm. I loved the house and would recommend it to anybody traveling to Dingle.

1Thank AiThe
Paris, France
Reviewed 3 September 2015

We spent one night there, the location is great because it is just next door to the center and a supermarket, the place is quite clean but I will not recomand this place. The owner is rude and kind of scary, she almost shut the door at our faces when we tried to ask her a few questions about the...

2Thank Margaux R
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I spent 2 nights here with 2 friends. The hostel is a few minutes walk from the centre of town, and is close to the coastline and close to a well-stocked service station (where you could get hot food etc). Its a basic hostel, we found it clean and functional. The owner is a nice lady, very dry humour but...

Thank Jaymze1978

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Additional Information about Lovett's Hostel

Address: Colleen, Dingle, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Dingle Peninsula > Dingle
Price Range: RM142 - RM168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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