Overview of Hostel
Dublin International Youth Hostel is located on the North Side of the Liffey river, just a 5 minute stroll from O’Connell Street and 10 minutes from the GPO and the Spire in the centre of the city.
The Dublin International Youth Hostel was originally a Girls’ Convent School for the local area an
From Dublin International Airport to the Hostel
Public Buses - 16 OR 41 from Zone 15
€3.50pp - Exact Change needed or purchase ticket from the machine
Travel time: 20 to 30 minutes
Bus Stop - No. 52 Corner of Upper Dorset Street and Frederick Street Nth
Get off bus 16/41 at stop 52. Walk to Sam’s Barber Shop and take the pedestrian crossing to the Green Cake Shop. Continue up the one-way street called Blessington Street. Walk to the end of this street and take a left at the orange and black shop 'Deli Suz' on to Mountjoy St.
The Dublin International Hostel is 100 metres on the right hand side of the street, No. 61, with the Purple Georgian Double Doors.
Push the buzzer to the side of the door and come on in.
Aircoach - Costs €7.00 and runs 24 hours alight at the Gresham Hotel on O’Connell Street
Airlink - Costs €7.00 alight at Bus Aras (Bus Station)
Taxi costs between - €20 to €25 per taxi
From O'Connell Street > Hostel (ON FOOT)
Walk north up O'Connell St towards Parnell St and the Ambassador Theatre
Continue north past Parnell Square Garden of Remembrance and Mayes Pub (Nth.Frederick St). Cross over Upper Dorset St to the Green Cake Shop and continue up Blessington St, at the end of Blessington Street, turn left at Deli Suz onto Mountjoy St.
The Dublin International Hostel is 100metres on the right hand side of the street, No. 61, with the Purple Georgian Double Doors
From O'Connell Street by bus:
Catch the bus number 46a towards Phoenix Park Bus stop 274 outside the Subway nearest to the Dublin Spire (€0.80c City Centre fare) (Alight at Bus Stop 192-2nd bus stop)
The bus will take a sharp right past the Black Church onto Mountjoy Street. Push the buzzer and the bus will stop next door to the hostel outside the Mountjoy Street Spar.
From Bus Aras (bus station) by foot:
Go out the main doors of the bus station, either follow the Luas tram lines to the left or follow the signage to O'Connell Street. Follow directions from O'Connell Street above.
From Connolly Train Station on foot:
Go out and down the stairs to the main street. Cross at the cross walk and continue in the same direction down Talbot Street. This will take you all the way to the Spire on O'Connell Street. Follow directions from O'Connell Street above.
From Heuston Train Station by tram:
Go out of the station and to the LUAS tram station, a ticket will cost( E2.50) Take tram to O'Connell St (Connelly Station direction). On O'Connell street follow directions from O'Connell Street above.
From Heuston Train Station by bus:
Go out of the station and cross over the tram bridge to your left. At the lights, cross over and head left up towards Phoenix Park. Continue 300 metres up this road until you get to an intersection or road called Infirmary Road on your right. Walk up Infirmary Road until you see the Bus number 46A bus stop 200metres. From here catch the bus to Blessington Street (Bus stop 819) (€2.50pp)
From Dublin Ferry Port by bus No. 53:
This goes straight to the city centre main bus station (Busaras). Walk to O'Connell St and either follow the walking directions from O'Connell St.
Take the Dublin bus 46A (€1.50) from outside the McDonald's to the right of the GPO. Push buzzer after you turn right at a large church in the middle of the road. The bus stops outside Mountjoy St Spar, the hostel is next door to the left.
From Dublin Ferry Port by car:
Head west on Alexandra Rd towards 1st Branch Rd N. Take the 1st right onto 1st Branch Rd N. Take the 1st left onto Tolka Quary Rd. Slight right at East Wall Rd/R131. Turn left at Lower Drumcondra Rd/N1. Continue south towards the city centre along Drumcondra Road through until you get onto Dorset St Lower then Upper Dorset St. At the intersection of Upper Dorset St and Blessington St you need to go straight through this junction as you cannot turn right on to Blessington St. Take the very next right onto Wellington St (at the Meeting Point pub). The Dublin International Hostel is at the top of this street. The hostel is at the end of the street on the corner of Mountjoy St and Wellington St.
The car park for the hostel is located off Wellington St behind the hostel, within the hostel grounds. (The key for the gate to get inside the car park, must be collected from the reception desk for a refundable deposit of €20)
From Dublin Airport by car:
Head East towards Swords Rd. At Airport roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto M1 heading to heading to áth Cliath/Dublin/Dublin/M50. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto M1 ramp to the M50. Merge onto the M1. At Junction 1, exit on N1.Continue south towards the city centre along Drumcondra Road through until you get onto Dorset St Lower then Upper Dorset St. At the intersection of Upper Dorset St and Blessington St you need to go straight through this junction as you cannot turn right on to Blessington St. Take the very next right onto Wellington St (Delahunty Pub). The Dublin International Hostel is at the top of this street. The hostel is at the end of the street on the Corner of Mountjoy St and Wellington St.
The car park for the hostel is located off Wellington St behind the hostel, within the hostel grounds. (The key for the gate to get inside the car park, must be collected from the reception desk for a refundable deposit of €20).
Dublin International Hostel 61 Mountjoy Street D07 AX51 Dublin International Hostel is located on the Northern Side of the Dublin City Center 5 minute walk to Parnell Square Cultural Quarter Hugh Lane Gallery / James Joyce Centre / Irish Writers Museum 7 minute walk to O'Connell Street 10 minute walk to Henry Street and shopping district 15 /20 minute walk to Temple Bar / Trinity College / Grafton Street. 15 minute walk to Croke Park, Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin Cemetary
Conditions & Policy
An Óige/YHA/Hostelling International Members will get a 10% discount on accommodation at any of An Óige Hostels on presentation of a valid Hosteling International or YHA membership card. Families are welcome - Due to the Irish Child Protection Laws - Individuals under the age of 16 years of age cannot be booked in shared dormitory accommodation. Please contact the Dublin International Hostel directly No Shows: Will be charged the cost of the overnight that was missed. Cancellations/Modifications: If More than 48 hours notice is given by guest - No Charges will be made If Less than 48 hours notice is given by guest - The cost of the first night of your booking is charged The deposit paid to hostelworld.com is non-refundable