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Expert reviews of cheap hotels in Dublin

Who are we? EuroCheapo is a guide to the best budget hotels in Dublin and throughout Europe. Our editors have visited, inspected and photographed the city’s most central cheap sleeps and recommended the best of the lot. Our aim is to make Dublin affordable for you, one night at a time!

Dublin is a pricey city (yes, restaurant bills can occasionally shock), but it also offers many budget-friendly options for eating, sightseeing, nightlife and, of course, sleeping. The city presents a host of hotels, B&Bs and hostels that should work for visitors of every stripe. And many include yummy Irish breakfasts, to boot!

Getting started: To jump right in, start by reading through our reviews of hotels in Dublin. If you need some help choosing a neighborhood, our neighborhood overview's got you covered. And check out the articles listed below for tips on how to save while you’re visiting.

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Our top 18 reviewed hotels in Dublin

Editor's Picks Name Price User rating

Editor's Pick
Abbey Court, Dublin

The Abbey Court is located right off the O'Connell Bridge on Bachelor's Walk, placing it just across the water from the safe (yet somewhat noisy) Temple Bar area.

8.3 Guest Rating

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$16

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Editor's Pick
Trinity College Dublin, Dublin

Rooms are student dormitories and, as such, provide surprise-free furnishings without televisions or telephones, though many are equipped with kitchenettes.

8.1 Guest Rating

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$77

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Jacobs Inn Dublin, Dublin

The Jacobs Inn is a mammoth hostel, cramming 420 beds into its 69 rooms. Location, a stone’s throw from Dublin’s main bus terminal, is an easy 15-minute walk to Temple Bar.

8.4 Guest Rating

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$32

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Paramount Hotel, Dublin

The 70-room Paramount Hotel, located just south of the Liffey, has everything tourists want in accommodation, and the rates show it.

8.2 Guest Rating

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$78

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Editor's Pick
Hotel St. George, Dublin

Located right on Parnell Square, the Hotel St. George dates back to 1907. Housed in a Georgian mansion, it’s close enough to the city center without costing guests a pot of gold.

7.9 Guest Rating

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$117

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Editor's Pick
Stauntons on the Green, Dublin

The rates at Stauntons on the Green can't be beat, at least not for this location, with these amenities, this quiet yet central location, and this staff.

8.0 Guest Rating

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$131

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The Charles Stewart, Dublin

The Charles Stewart's surprisingly low-priced rooms make this one frugal find, especially since it's located right across the street from historic Parnell Square.

8.2 Guest Rating

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$12

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Grafton Guest House, Dublin

The Grafton Guest House Dublin is hip and smart: the perfect mix of "something old and something new."

7.7 Guest Rating

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$104

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Hazelbrook House, Dublin

Staying at the Hazelbrook House, one of the many centrally located guesthouses on Lower Gardiner Street, is a bit like staying at the home of a fastidiously clean, though aesthetically indifferent, aunt.

7.4 Guest Rating

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$53

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Globetrotters Tourist Hostel, Dublin

A hostel with style? Yes folks, it's possible. Globetrotters Hostel, with its 260 beds, is cut of a different cloth.

8.7 Guest Rating

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$66

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Editor's Pick
Harding Hotel, Dublin

Well over half of the Harding Hotel's rooms offer stellar views of beautiful Christ Church Cathedral, which is just across the street.

8.3 Guest Rating

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$59

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Isaacs Hostel Dublin, Dublin

It's obvious before one even enters the conveniently located Isaacs Hostel that this former wine cellar and warehouse is a favorite with travelers the world over.

8.1 Guest Rating

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$77

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Editor's Pick
Barnacles Temple Bar House, Dublin

ne of Dublin’s best-known hostels, Barnacles sits at the epicenter of Temple Bar. The epicenter. An earthquake centered on the world’s Irish pubs would rip the earth open in this precise site.

8.5 Guest Rating

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$16

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The Anchor Guesthouse, Dublin

The 22-room Anchor Guesthouse, situated at the south end of Lower Gardiner Street's hotel hub, features a subtle nautical theme.

8.1 Guest Rating

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$59

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Editor's Pick
Albany House, Dublin

Treat yourself like the Earl of Kildare by staying at his former residence, the Albany House.

9.1 Guest Rating

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$119

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Editor's Pick
Waterloo House, Dublin

Just outside of Dublin's city center, the Waterloo House is the perfect place for a quieter, mature crowd.

8.4 Guest Rating

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$91

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Editor's Pick
Dergvale Hotel, Dublin

The Dergvale Hotel, offering 20 rooms in the Upper Gardiner part of town, falls into that subcategory of hotels we consider to be especially appealing to a fussy aunt or uncle.

7.5 Guest Rating

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$59

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Editor's Pick
Beresford Hotel, Dublin

Conveniently placed adjacent to Dublin’s bus terminal, the Beresford is an easy pick for its location as well as its solid rooms and often reasonable rates.

8.0 Guest Rating

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$66

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