Just a 5-minute walk from Dublin’s lively Temple Bar entertainment district, this modern purpose-built hostel offers affordable accommodation within the very heart of the city. It specialises in group hostel accommodation 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 provides a complimentary light breakfast. Free tea and coffee is available in the self-catering kitchen, where guests can prepare their own meals.
Every day, there is a free guided walk of the city from the reception (at 10:10) and guests can enjoy movie nights with free popcorn most nights of the week. Overlooking the city, there are barbeques on the roof terrace every Friday and Saturday evenings, from June until August and regular music nights. Other facilities at Jacobs Inn Hostel include a games room and 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 O2, the Jeanie Johnston Famine Ship, Trinity College, Temple Bar, and the shops of O’Connell Street. Families travelling with children under the age of 16 are required to book private room.