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Generator Hostel Dublin

Smithfield Square, Dublin 7, Dublin, Ireland
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84%Rating

  • 83%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 82%Location
  • 82%Staff
  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 83%Cleanliness
  • 82%Facilities

Hostelworld says:

The recently-opened Generator Hostel Dublin is a 'very stylish hostel' which our reviewers frequently compare favourably to a hotel, with one Hostelworld user saying it's 'like a fine hotel for a college travellers', while another says it feels like 'a nice hotel for the price of a hostel'. This spacious and modern boutique-style hostel is 'comfortable, clean and beautiful' according to our guests. There's an on-site bar and café as well as 'excellent' keycard security. We like their residents-only Papaya King restaurant, the only one located outside the USA.

Property Information:

The Generator Hostel - one of Europe's best loved and most award-winning hostel brands - arrived in Dublin in 2011 and hasn't looked back since!

The Generator is Dublin's newest and most exciting hostel which offers state-of-the-art facilities, quality rooms, a central location, a fun atmosphere and much more - for the right price!

We have tons of free stuff for our guests, including free bed linen, free towels in the single and twin rooms, a walking tour, luggage storage on arrival and departure, lockers in the dorm rooms (remember to bring your own lock!) and Wi-Fi! There's also pay-as-you-go Internet terminals.

There's free events happening every night, with drinks promotions and specials, karaoke, DJs, quizzes, pool competitions, drinking games, madcap monthly theme parties and more. Don't forget our regular movie nights in our in-house cinema room!

We're a 24hr hostel which means there's laundry facilities, reception, a lounge and games room, pool tables, TV and great-value snack and drinks available all day and night.

Our fun and friendly staff are on hand 24hrs to give you advice and recommendations on where to go and to point you in the direction of all of Dublin's hotspots and hidden gems.

We're within short walking distance of some of the city's most popular visitor attractions including the Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Castle, The Wax Museum Plus and Jameson Distillery (so close - its right next door).

For those interested in Dublin's exciting nightlife scene, the famous Temple Bar district is within 10 minutes' walking distance from our hostel, where you will find some of the city's best nightclubs, bars and restaurants.

With handy transport links on your doorstep at the Generator, you're in easy reach of everything that the city and the rest of Ireland has to offer.
Best For: Groups, Young Travellers

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  • Hostelworld Guests Say

    I really enjoyed staying at the Generator Hostel. It was clean and new looking. The beds were perfect to come back to after a long day walking around Dublin. The staff at the front desk were very helpful. I would definitely stay here again!
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      Anonymous, USA, All Female Group, 18-24
  • Latest Review

    When I checked in I was told they gave my room away. I had booked a private six bedroom room for six girls. They gave us a four bedroom and then two spots in a room filled with males. I told the desk we were not comfortable with that and one man was very helpful and looked to see what he could go. While another employee came over and started yelling at me saying it was my fault and nothing they could do. He also said if we wanted I change anything we would have to pay a fee. Rudest employees.
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      Anonymous, USA, Female, 18-24

Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Games Room
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wheelchair Accessible


Hostel Awards

Hoscar Nominations
  • Nominee 2013
  • Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Things to Note

Breakfast available 7am to 11am. Please note guests under 18 years old cannot stay in dorm rooms they must stay in a private room with ensuite bathroom and with a person over 18 years old





Generator Hostel Dublin Located at Smithfield Square, Dublin 7, Dublin.
Generator Hostel Dublin
Ireland
Dublin Dublin Smithfield Square, Dublin 7
84% 1061
53.3482649 -6.2779569
Generator Hostel Dublin
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