Archive for March, 2010


Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

Need a place to stay in Dublin? Stay at Barnacles Temple Bar House where you can avail of all Hidden Dublin Walks for a special discounted rate of €5. All walks can be booked directly from the Barnacles main reception desk.

Barnacles - In association with Hidden Dublin Walks

To quote the Lonely Planet: “Bright and spacious, in the heart of Temple Bar, Barnacles hostel is immaculately clean, has nice laid-out ensuite dorms and doubles with in-room storage. Because of its location, rooms are quieter to the back. Top facilities, comfy lounge and linen and towels provided”

Stay with them and you will understand why Barnacles is the perfect place for the modern traveler.

Perfect Location

  • Situated on the cobbled streets of Dublin’s Cultural District – Temple Bar
  • Only two doors away from the famous ‘Temple Bar’ pub, and a minutes walk from everywhere else – cafes, pubs, transport, internet cafes, banks and so much more
  • Close to all the tourist sites like Trinity College, Dublin Castle and The Old Jameson Distillery

Heaps of Fun

  • The staff are young, helpful and friendly, as well as knowledgeable on what’s on and what to do in and around Dublin – and they can make reservations for you
  • There is no curfew, so you have lots of time to explore the pubs and bars of Temple Bar
  • They make it easy to meet other travelers, with a selection of chill out areas and a variety of group activities on offer

Comforts of Home

  • Centrally heated, their cozy rooms have hot showers, comfy mattresses and individual reading lights to ensure you have a good rest

Sparkling Clean

  • All dorms and ensuite bathrooms are cleaned daily and beds made with fresh linen
  • Committed to being the cleanest hostel in Dublin
  • Housekeeping teams are permanent and professional staff who care about what they do

Safe and Secure

  • Reception is staffed 24 hours per day
  • Each bed has a built in under-bed locker to secure your luggage
  • All rooms have electronic security card access keys and luggage storage is available

Very Convenient

  • All the facilities you need – free light breakfast, a fully equipped kitchen, free internet access and WIFI, laundry service, tour ticket desk, and more
  • Coming in from the airport the nearest bus stop is a 5 minute walk away. Parking (discounted rate) is only 2 minutes walk away and bicycle storage on the premises

Heading to Galway as well? Barnacles Quay Street House can be your next stop.