Kinlay House Hostel - Dublin

2-12 Lord Edward Street, Dublin, Ireland  show map
 2 stars
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Kinlay House Hostel - Dublin

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Game room

Overview

The budget Kinlay House Hostel offers a non-smoking accommodation located close to City Hall, D4 Hotel and Temple Bar.

A vibrant area is very popular for surfing and tennis.

10 minutes' drive from Dublin airport.

Rooms

Guestrooms like Double Room, 4-bed mixed Dorm, Twin Room and Standard Twin Room are provided with central heating, a dressing area, a separate toilet, large windows and a wardrobe. The rooms also have a carpet floor. Rooms are fitted with single beds and bunk beds. The hostel provides spacious bathrooms with hairdryers and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

A hot breakfast is served each morning in the light dining room.

Services

A luggage storage, a designated smoking area, a safe deposit box, a business center and a fax machine can be used on-site.

Relax

There is a common room with free Wi-Fi and a kitchenette.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   40.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/Pool tables

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Dressing area

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

2-12 Lord Edward Street, Dublin, Ireland

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City Center
  • Dublin
    200 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Connolly Train Station
    1.7 km
  • Heuston Train Station
    1.7 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Queen of Tarts
    100 m
  • Copper Alley Bistro (cuisine: European, International, Irish)
    10 m
Hostel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    40

Rooms and availability

Kinlay House Hostel Standard Twin RoomKinlay House Hostel Standard Twin RoomKinlay House Hostel Standard Twin Room
Standard Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed or Double bed
Size: 10 m²
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  • Private bathroom
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Standard Twin

Room facilities
    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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    Room facilities
      Kinlay House Hostel Dormitory RoomKinlay House Hostel Dormitory RoomKinlay House Hostel Dormitory Room
      Dormitory Room
      Bed type: Bed in shared room
      Size: 10 m²
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      • Private bathroom
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        Kinlay House Hostel Shared Bathroom Dormitory RoomKinlay House Hostel Shared Bathroom Dormitory RoomKinlay House Hostel Shared Bathroom Dormitory Room
        Shared Bathroom Dormitory Room
        Bed type: Bed in shared room
        Size: 10 m²
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        This spacious dorm room offers plenty of natural light. Bathroom facilities are shared and towels can be hired. Guests are given their own electronic key card. Children cannot be accommodated in these rooms.

        Room facilities
          Kinlay House Hostel Standard Quadruple RoomKinlay House Hostel Standard Quadruple RoomKinlay House Hostel Standard Quadruple RoomKinlay House Hostel Standard Quadruple Room
          Standard Quadruple Room
          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
          Size: 10 m²
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            Kinlay House Hostel Private Twin RoomKinlay House Hostel Private Twin Room
            Private Twin Room
            Bed type: 2 Single beds
            Size: 10 m²
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            • Private bathroom
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            Twin Room Private Ensuite (Without Breakfast)

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              How to reach hostel

              hostel Kinlay House Hostel - Dublin Dublin location
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              Hostel Address:

              2-12 Lord Edward Street, Dublin, Ireland

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Dublin
                200 m
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Connolly Train Station
                1.7 km
              • Heuston Train Station
                1.7 km
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • Queen of Tarts
                100 m
              • Copper Alley Bistro (cuisine: European, International, Irish)
                10 m
              Hostel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  10 am
              • Number of rooms:
                40

              Kinlay House Hostel Location

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Gallery Number One - 100 m
              • Dublins Viking Adventure - 100 m
              • The National Gallery of Ireland - 100 m
              • Christ Church Cathedral - 100 m
              • Dublin Castle - 200 m

              Places of interest

              • General Post Office - 100 m
              • Die Liffey - 100 m
              • Smithfield: Old Jameson Destillery und Chimney - 100 m
              • Famine Sculpture - 100 m
              • African Mission Office - 100 m
              • Baldoyle Convent - 100 m
              • Ard na Meala - 100 m
              • Chapelizod Parish - 100 m
              • Isolde's Tower - 200 m

              Sport related

              • Classic Yacht Ealu - 100 m
              • Rotary Club - 100 m

              Amusement

              • Coillte - Irish Forestry Board - 100 m
              • Busy Park - 100 m
              • Blessington Street Park - 100 m
              • All Seasons Tree Care Ltd - 100 m
              • Cook Street Park - 200 m

              Museums

              • Dublinia Museum - 100 m
              • Chester Beatty Library - 200 m

              Universities, Institutes

              • The City Hall - 100 m

              Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

              • Dr Declan Murray - 100 m

              Theaters

              • Point Theatre - 100 m
              • Dublin Fringe Theatre Festival Ltd - 100 m
              • Olympia Theatre - 200 m
              • New Theatre - 200 m

              Local attractions

              • Irish Jewish Museum - 1.5 km
                3 Walforth Road, Dublin
              • Blessington Basin - 1.8 km
                Phibsborough, Dublin
              • Royal Hospital Kilmainham - 2.0 km
                Kilmainham Lane, Dublin
              • Number Twenty Nine - Georgian House Museum - 1.6 km
                Fitzwilliam Street Lower 29, Dublin
              • Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) - 2.0 km
                Royal Hospital, Dublin

              Near the hostel

              • John's Lane Augustinian Church - 80 m
                John's Ln., Dublin
              • Christ Church Cathedral - 120 m
                Christchurch Place, Dublin
              • Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin - 170 m
                St. Michael's Hill, Dublin
              • City Hall - 170 m
                Dame Street, Dublin
              • St. Werburgh's Church - 80 m
                7-8 Castle St., Dublin
              • Chester Beatty Library - 190 m
                Clock Tower Building, Dublin
              • Dublin Castle - 200 m
                Dame Street, Dublin

              Restaurants nearby

              • Queen of Tarts - 100 m

                Address: 3 - 4 Cow's Lane
                Phone: 01 633 4681

                85% likes this, based on 881 reviews

              • Leo Burdock's - 80 m

                Address: 2 Werburgh Street
                Phone: 1-454 0306

                68% likes this, based on 433 reviews

              • queen of tarts - 80 m

                Address: Cork Hill
                Phone: +353 1 670 7499

                75% likes this, based on 316 reviews
                Cuisine: Irish
                Price Range: CAD 23 - CAD 33

              • Copper Alley Bistro - 10 m

                Address: Lord Edward St.
                Phone: 0035316770603

                76% likes this, based on 125 reviews
                Cuisine: European, International, Irish
                Price Range: CAD 22 - CAD 69

              • Azteca - 20 m

                Address: 19 - 21 Lord Edward Street
                Phone: +353 (0)1 670-9476

                69% likes this, based on 55 reviews
                Cuisine: Mexican

              Hostel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  10 am
              • Number of rooms:
                40
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              Kinlay House Hostel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kinlay House Hostel

              Average guest rating

              7.2out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 98 reviews

              Individual guest reviews

              • Single
                8.2

                The fact that it a wee walk away from the National Archives and TCD Library, and the bus to UCD library - screamingly dull but...

                I couldn't see the news on telly (not usually a complaint of mine - mind you I didn't know the full horror of the UK General Election result till about wednesday

              • Group of friends
                6.6

                The location (Shramrocker tours start from here). Some free pasta on one night.

                Beds in one room sank too low when slept in them, in one room. Could have more toilets on first floor.

              • Single
                7.4

                Great location in Temple Bar area and on airport bus route, 15-20 min walk from bus station. Friendly and helpful staff and a wii on site.

                No self-lock lockers, but pay lockers only. Bathrooms are collective male/female shared which some people may not like.

              • Group of friends
                7.4

                it is right by were i needed to be for gay pride , rooms are very basic but it is a hostel, the staff are great

              • Single
                7.0

                Location and staff

                WiFi was not working at all and staff was unable to fix it.

              • Single
                7.8

                Free Irish dancing lesson, The staff was friendly and helpfull.

              • Group of friends
                6.2

                perfect location, very close to Dublin's main attractions :-)

                The hotel room could be cleaner and it can be pretty loud at times.

              • Couple
                6.6

                The location is pretty good. Breakfast and staff are also nice.

                The rooms are pretty noisy and showers and bathrooms are dirty and outdated.

              • Group of friends
                5.4

                there was a damp like smell in the room the whole time even with the windows open.

              • Group of friends
                7.0

                Great location close to Temple Bar area.

                Only a trickle of cold water came out of the showers.

              • Group of friends
                8.2

                It was just next to Temple Bar: perfect location. The staff were friendly and there is always someone at the door even at night, good security. Clean enough, it is a good choice if you are into hostel-type travels. I've been to Dublin a couple of times more and this is the best hostel I've been in.

              • Group of friends
                6.2

                location

                little loud being close to the bars; could be cleaner

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                It's close to the city center and temple bar! :) Outside there is a stop of the "City Sightseeing Dublin", which we took and it was very easy for us to see the city's most important attractions!

              • Group of friends
                2.8

                I booked this hotel because many people said that the hotel is good in Booked.net wedsite. However, when i arrived in hotel, it was totally difference. The facilities was old and the bed was damage. The shower was out of control. The water was very hot. In addition, there are no role for people to keeping quiet in mid-night and no role for stop drinking after 10pm. At that night, there are many people talking and playing loudly outside my room, it was very very noise. I just sleep less than 2 hours during the night. I booked the 2 bed room. The room was tiny. The price was not a good value. However, the services and facilities also poor. This hotel gave me bad memories. I would not recommend this hotel.

              • Single
                7.8

                Kinlay House is well located for the nightlife in Temple Bar and all the tourist attractions are within walking distance. I stayed in a private room which whilst small was perfectly comfortable for my short stay. This is no frills low cost hostel accomadation and in my opinion is good value for money. The staff are helpful and enthusiastic- The building is a character old style building- breakfast is just cereal/ toast and coffee but don't worry there's loads od great restaurants closeby...

              How to reach hostel

              hostel Kinlay House Hostel - Dublin Dublin location
              Show big map »

              Hostel Address:

              2-12 Lord Edward Street, Dublin, Ireland

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Dublin
                200 m
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Connolly Train Station
                1.7 km
              • Heuston Train Station
                1.7 km
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • Queen of Tarts
                100 m
              • Copper Alley Bistro (cuisine: European, International, Irish)
                10 m
              Hostel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  10 am
              • Number of rooms:
                40