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Just a 5-minute walk from Dublin’s lively Temple Bar entertainment district, this modern purpose-built hostel offers affordable accommodations within the very heart of the city. It specializes in group hostel accommodations for schools, universities and low-budget tours to Dublin.

The rooms are en-suite and include dormitories and private rooms. In the mornings, Jacobs Inn Hostel offers breakfast for an additional charge.

Every day, there is a free guided walk of the city from the reception.

Other facilities at Jacobs Inn Hostel include a common room, along with laundry and luggage storage. Located opposite Connolly Station, it is conveniently placed for easy access to the entire city via DART or Luas. There are also a number of attractions within walking distance of the hostel, such as Croke Park, the 3Arena, the Jeanie Johnston Famine Ship, Trinity College, Temple Bar, and the shops of O'Connell Street.

Families traveling with children under the age of 16 are required to book private rooms

This is our guests' favorite part of Dublin, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Jacobs Inn Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 26, 2007

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Dublin, this property has an excellent location score of 9.0!

Breakfast Info

Buffet


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Area Info *
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What's nearby
  • Dublin District Coroner's Court
    0 miles
  • The Custom House
    0.2 miles
  • Famine Memorial
    0.2 miles
  • EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum
    0.2 miles
  • The Abbey Theatre
    0.3 miles
  • St. Mary's Pro Cathedral
    0.3 miles
  • Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship and Famine Museum
    0.3 miles
  • The Spire
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Le Bon Crubeen
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar The Celt Pub
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Trinity College
    0.5 miles
  • Book of Kells
    0.5 miles
  • Irish Whiskey Museum
    0.6 miles
  • Temple Bar
    0.6 miles
  • Button Factory
    0.7 miles
  • Dublin Castle
    0.8 miles
  • National Botanic Gardens
    1.7 miles
  • Dublin Zoo
    2.2 miles
  • Phoenix Park
    3.2 miles
  • Portmarnock Golf Club
    6.8 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Irish Sea
    5 miles
  • River River Liffey
    0 miles
Public transit
  • Train Busaras Train Station
    0.1 miles
  • Train Connolly Train Station
    0.1 miles
Closest Airports
  • Dublin Airport
    5.3 miles
How to get to Jacobs Inn Hostel from Dublin Airport
    Taxi
    Public shuttle
Amenities of Jacobs Inn Hostel
Activities
  • Walking tours
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Packed lunches
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • CCTV in common areas
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Romanian

House rules Jacobs Inn Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking for more than 7 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Jacobs Inn Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Families traveling with children under the age of 16 are required to book private rooms.

In line with the hotel's group policy, a security deposit may be charged on the day of arrival. This will be refunded on departure if no damages are incurred during the stay.

When booking for 8 or more people, different policies and additional supplements apply.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Jacobs Inn Hostel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Jacobs Inn Hostel

  • Check-in at Jacobs Inn Hostel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Jacobs Inn Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Bar crawls
    • Walking tours

  • Guests staying at Jacobs Inn Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • The prices at Jacobs Inn Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Jacobs Inn Hostel is 1,950 feet from the center of Dublin.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Jacobs Inn Hostel by:

    • Taxi 20min
    • Airport shuttle (public) 25min