Overview of Hostel
At Kinlay House Dublin, we have prided ourselves for over 25 years on providing the most Irish hospitality, a fantastic location in a beautiful listed building, and helping each of our guests to experience the best that Dublin has to offer. We offer clean, secure and budget accommodation, located in
Transport from the Airport:
EXPRESS BUS: AIRLINK 747. This service operates to and from the airport every 15 minutes and is 6.00 one way / 10.00 return. Get the Airlink 747 right outside arrivals and get off at the bus stop at Christchurch Cathedral - we are right across the road from the bus stop. Journey time approx. 30mins.
BUS: The number 16A: the cheapest transport into the city (but takes a lot longer!). Take the 16A and get off at College Green. The cost is 2.65 each way. Note, correct change is required. Journey time approx. 1hour
(see foot directions below)
TAXI: costs between 25-30 depending on traffic and will take between 30-40 minutes.
Transport from Dun Laoghaire Ferryport:
TRAIN: Dublin's train service (DART) operates a service from Dun Laoghaire Dart Station to Tara Street Station in the city centre. From the station it is about a 15 minute walk to Kinlay House.
BUS: Take the 46A bus into the City centre and alight at Suffolk Street. The cost is 2.30 each way. Note, correct change is required
From Trinity College: Walk along College Green onto Dame Street. Continue onto Lord Edward Street, Kinlay House is at the very top on the right hand side, just before Christchurch Cathedral.
From O'Connell Street: Cross O'Connell bridge and continue along Westmoreland street. Turn right at College Green (Trinity College) and continue on Dame street to Lord Edward street, you will find us on the right just before Christchurch Cathedral
Dublin Bus Concession Tickets:
Dublin Bus offers a variety of great transport deals for you to exlore and see all that Dublin has to offer. Tickets can be obtained on your arrival at Dublin Airport from the CIE Information Desk in the arrivals hall and from the Dublin Tourism Offices or from many of the news agents in the city.
Rambler Tickets: Unlimited travel for one, three, five or seven consecutive days on the Dublin Bus network including the Airlink service (excluding Nitelink, Ferry services & Tours). Prices per adult - one day 6.00, three day 11.00, five day 17.30, seven day 21.00.
The 3 Day Freedom Ticket: Valid for three consecutive days on City Sightseeing Tour (hop on/hop off bus, all Dublin Bus commuter services, Airport Express Service and Nitelink - late night buses. Adult 25, child 16 (14 yrs and under).
We are in the heart of Dublin's city centre in Temple Bar right beside Christchurch Cathedral. The Guinness Storehouse is close by - a 10-15 minute walk. Trinity College, Grafton Street, Dublin Castle and O'Connell Street are all a stroll away. Airlink buses to the airport stop right outside our door - you cannot beat our location.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Check-in: 2pm. Check-out: 10am. You can extend check-out to 1pm for 5 Euro extra at reception when checking in, if you want. Guests must show a valid form of photo ID to check in (passport/drivers license). Please note that anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult and can only stay in one of our private ensuites rooms. All major credit cards accepted. (Except American Express) Any cancellations must be made at least 24 hours in advance of the arrival date (10:00 am on the day preceding the arrival date is used as deadline for the cancellation) Failure to do so will result in a charge of the price of the first nights stay. All bed linen provided free of charge. Towels provided free of charge in private rooms (singles, twins, doubles, triples) or for rent for 2 Euro in dorms. Please be aware that all persons under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult and can only be accommodated in a private rooms with private bathroom ( ensuite rooms) . NON-REFUNDABLE RATES - Rules & Restrictions Payments for bookings at Advance Purchase/Non-Refundable rates. Non refundable rates are based on a concession and bookings will not be modified. The full amount due will be charged to the card securing the booking within 24 hours of making the booking. Failure of successful payment within the 24 hours will result in your booking being cancelled without further notification.