Selection: 10 Cheap hotels in Dublin


If you plan to stay in Dublin while paying attention to your savings, and well you should get there. Indeed there are many reasonably priced hotels and several hostels in the Irish capital.

The following hotels will allow you to accommodate you at a lower cost while enjoying a simple but decent comfort, without travel too far from the city center.

Cheap Hotels in Dublin

We begin our overview of the budget hotels in Dublin with the Abbay Hotel , an establishment located in the city center of Dublin, not far from the lively Temple Bar. (52 Middle Abbey). The Abbey Hotel offers clean and comfortable rooms with private bathrooms, TV and wifi connection. Room prices start from 30 euros.

Also in the city center, then we recommend the Pillar Hotel , a small cheap and welcoming place near O'Connell Street (7 Talbot St). The hotel offers simple rooms with wifi connection, against the bathroom is common. Same price; 30 euros.

A little eccentric Donnybrook offers quality accommodation near the University of Dublin. (131 Stillorgan Rd) The rooms are quite large but affordable, the reception is good, the hotel is quiet despite the proximity to the ring road. Lines of buses nearby will allow you to quickly reach the city center and the ferry port. Expect to pay about 40 euros per night for a double room.

Going back a little to the center, the Marian Guest House offers a warm welcome near Croke Park. (21 Gardiner Street Upper). This small hotel offers rooms with private bathroom and wifi. You will also find at your disposal a private parking and a room and a common kitchen. Expect to pay about 35 euros per night.

Always close to Croke Park, we also advise the guest house ABC House, a small cheap and welcoming place offering simple, clean rooms with wifi connection. There is also free private parking. Lines of buses nearby will allow you to quickly reach the city center and the airport. (57 Upper Drumcondra Road).

We continue our tour of cheap hotels in Dublin with the Clifton Court Hotel , an address offering a very good value for very reasonable rates. The hotel is located in central Dublin next to the River Liffey and not far from O'Connell Street. It offers clean and quite large rooms with private bathroom and TV. The Clifton Court also has a traditional Irish bar with live music on weekends.

We should also mention the Egans House , a bit out of a B & B but offering great benefits. This 3 star hotel is located in the north of Dublin, in a fairly quiet residential area but has still some restaurants and bars nearby. The rooms are affordable and offer excellent comfort, they have a Wi-Fi connection, a TV and a private bathroom. Buses stopping nearby regularly to the city center.

Finally, also note the McElroy Budget Accommodation , near Mountjoy Square, it offers rooms with wifi and TV, some have a private bathroom. You will also find complimentary parking and a shared kitchen. (22 Gardiner Street Upper). Expect to pay about 40 euros for a double room with private bathroom.

Hostel in Dublin

In the category of youth hostels, we selected two locations:

First Oliver St. John Gogarty's Hostel , a guesthouse located in Temple Bar, the trendy district of Dublin. This property offers dorm beds and private rooms with free Wi-Fi and breakfast included. The inn also has a bar and a restaurant that organize many concerts and serve traditional Irish specialties. Practice Heuston train station is within walking distance. Count 12 euros for a dorm bed.

Second Appache Hostel , also located in the vibrant Temple Bar. It offers beds in spacious rooms with free Wi-Fi. It also offers a common room, a computer room and a roof terrace. Dublin Castle is just 200m.

Our selection in detail:

The Abbey Hotel **
  • 52 Middle Abbey St Dublin 1 www.abbey-hotel.ie
  • Price from 30 euros
  • No. of bedrooms: 21
  • Hotel Quartier Dublin city center close to the Academy Concert Hall
  • Internet Review: booking rating: 7.3 tripadvisor rating: 3/5
  • Customer Reviews Summary
  • Cleanliness: +++
  • Comfort +++
  • Services +++
  • Location: +++++
  • Value: +++

    Pillar Bed & Breakfast
    • 7 Talbot St Dublin, Co. Dublin City
    • Price from € 32
    • No. of bedrooms: 10
    • Hotel Quartier central Dublin near O'Connell Street
    • Internet Review: booking rating: 7.6 tripadvisor rat
      ing: 3.5 / 5
    • Customer Reviews Summary
    • Cleanliness: +++
    • Comfort +++
    • Services +++
    • Location: +++++
    • Value: +++

      Donnybrook Lodge B & B
      • 131 Stillorgan Rd Dublin 4 www.donnybrooklodge.net
      • Price from 39 euros
      • No. of bedrooms: 7
      • Transport: near the port of ferry port .
      • Quarter Hotel: facing the University of Dublin
      • Internet Review: booking rating: 5.3, tripadvisor rating: 2/5
      • Customer Reviews Summary
      • Cleanliness: ++
      • Comfort: ++
      • Services: ++
      • Location: +++
      • Value: ++

        Marian Guest House *
        • 21 Gardiner Street Upper Dublin 1 www.marianguesthouse.ie
        • Price from 35 euros
        • No. of bedrooms: 6
        • Quarter Hotel: downtown, close to Croke Park .
        • Internet Review: booking rating: 8.1, tripadvisor rating: 4/5
        • Customer Reviews Summary
        • Cleanliness: ++++
        • Comfort +++
        • Services: ++++
        • Location: ++++
        • Value: ++++

          ABC House B & B ***
          • 57 Drumcondra Road Upper Dublin www.abchousedublin.com
          • Price from 36 euros
          • No. of bedrooms: 10
          • Quarter Hotel: downtown, close to Croke Park .
          • Internet Review: booking rating: 8.3 tripadvisor rating: 4.5 / 5
          • Customer Reviews Summary
          • Cleanliness: ++++
          • Comfort: ++++
          • Services: ++++
          • Location: ++++
          • Value: ++++

            The Apache Hostel *
            • 29 Eustace St Rathmines, Dublin www.theapachehostel.com
            • Price from 10 euros
            • No. of bedrooms: 14
            • Quarter Hotel: Temple Bar
            • Internet Review: booking rating: 5.7, tripadvisor rating: 1.5 / 5
            • Customer Reviews Summary
            • Cleanliness: ++
            • Comfort: ++
            • Services: ++
            • Location: ++++
            • Value: +++

              Clifton Court Hotel
              • 11 Eden Quay Dublin 1, Co. Dublin www.cliftoncourthotel.ie
              • Price from 39 euros
              • No. of bedrooms: 30
              • Transport: close to the Busaras Train Station, Main Bus Station in Dublin .
              • Quarter Hotel: Temple Bar
              • Internet Review: booking rating: 6.5 tripadvisor rating: 2/5
              • Customer Reviews Summary
              • Cleanliness: +++
              • Comfort +++
              • Services: ++
              • Location: ++
              • Value: +++

                Egans House ***
                • 7 Iona Park Dublin, Co. Dublin www.eganshouse.com
                • Price from 39 euros
                • No. of bedrooms: 23
                • Transport: Dublin Airport is 15 minutes drive .
                • Quarter Hotel: downtown Dublin .
                • Internet Review: booking rating: 7.6 tripadvisor rating: 4/5
                • Customer Reviews Summary
                • Cleanliness: +++
                • Comfort +++
                • Services +++
                • Location: ++++
                • Value: +++

                  McElroy Budget Accommodation
                  • 22 Gardiner Street Upper Dublin
                  • Price from 40 euros
                  • No. of bedrooms: 10
                  • Quarter Hotel: Mountjoy Square, Dublin center
                  • Internet Review: booking rating: 7.8 tripadvisor rating: 4.5 / 5
                  • Customer Reviews Summary
                  • Cleanliness: ++++
                  • Comfort +++
                  • Services +++
                  • Location: ++++
                  • Value: ++++

                    Oliver St. John Gogarty's Hostel
                    • 58 Fleet St Dublin 2, Co. Dublin www.gogartys.ie
                    • Price from 12 euros
                    • No. of bedrooms: 29
                    • Transport: Heuston Station nearby .
                    • Quarter Hotel: Temple Bar
                    • Internet Review: booking rating: 7.8 tripadvisor rating: 3.5 / 5
                    • Customer Reviews Summary
                    • Cleanliness: +++
                    • Comfort +++
                    • Services +++
                    • Location: +++++
                    • Value: ++++

                      More hotels in Dublin

                      Budget:

                      • Cheap: 10-20 euros / night (dorm bed only) .
                      • Budget: between 30 and 40 euros / night (small single / double) .
                      • Average Price: 40-60 euros / night
                      • Comfortable: from 80 euros / night .
                      • Luxury: over 120 euros per night .

                        Writing tips:

                        • These small cheap places are full quickly, do not wait until the last minute to find your hotel and book your room in advance to benefit from a wider choice and increase your chances of getting the best rates.