Kinlay House, Dublin

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In the famous Temple Bar district, Kinlay House is surrounded by the best selection of Dublin's bars, cafes and restaurants and within easy walking distance to all of Dublin's top attractions, including Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Castle, and Trinity College.

The atmosphere is lively and we have a great team that go out of their way to make sure you enjoy the ‘Irish craic'. We have all of the facilities you would expect from a leading hostel, including FREE WIFI internet free access, free light breakfast, cooking facilities, TV lounge, luggage lockers and security boxes.

We offer a selection of private rooms – some with ensuite bathroom as well as a selection of dorms. All rooms are spacious, clean and comfy and operate on an electronic locking system for everyone's safety and security.

Open all year, staffed 24 hours, groups and individuals welcome

Location and Contact


• Direction:
• Kinlay House Dublin
• 2-12 Lord Edward Street
• Temple Bar,
• Dublin 2, Ireland
• Directions From Dublin Airport:
• Airlink operates to and from the airport approximately every 20 minutes and is €6.00 each way. Jump on either bus number 747 and alight at Trinity College or number 748 and alight at Aston Quay - both a five minute walk from Kinlay House.
• Dublin Bus - take either the 16A and alight at Trinity College. Kinlay House is a 5 minute walk along Dame Street. The cost is €1.90 each way. Note, correct change is required.
• Taxi - Costs between €25-€35 depending on traffic and will take between 30-40 minutes.
• From Trinity College make your way along Dame Street towards Lord Edward Street. Kinlay House is on the right hand side, just before Christchurch Cathedral.
• Directions From Dun Laoghaire Port
• Rail - Take the DART to Tara Street Station in the city centre. It is a 15 minute walk from the station along the Quays to the Hostel.
• Reservation
• A selection of our rooms are available for you to book online. Confirmation is immediate Should the type of room that you want not be available online, or there are six or more in your party, please email us at or phone us on 00353 (0) 1 6796644.
• Terms and conditions for making your reservation online:
• Reservations can only be made with a valid credit card.
• Your reservation is made through the Hostel Europe secure booking engine which charges your credit card a 10% non-refundable deposit. The balance is payable upon check-in.
• Once your booking has been made you will receive a confirmation email with a booking reference number.
• Cancellations must be received no later than 48 hours prior to arrival.
• In the event of a "no-show" your credit card will be charged for the first night's stay.



Address: 2-12 Lord Edward Street, Christchurch, Dublin, Ireland

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Website Kinlay House Dublin
Phone Number: +353 1 679 6644
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Facilities and Amenities

Solo Traveller



Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Airport Pickup

Bike Rental

City Tours

Lockers in Lobby

Luggage Storage


24 Hour Security

BBQ Grill


Cable TV

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments

Currency Exchange

Entirely Non-Smoking



Hair Dryers

Hot Showers



Lounge Area

Meeting/Banquet facilities

Movie Library/Rental


Wheelchair Accessible

Service Animals

Checkout: 10:00 (10 AM)

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: No

Maximum Stay: Unlimited

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: 24 Hours

Size: Very Large (100+ beds)

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