Generator Dublin

Smithfield Square, Dublin 7, Dublin, Ireland, Distance from city centre: 1.2km

Rating: 76%from 3 reviews

  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 66%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 66%Value for money
  • 66%Facilities
The Generator Hostel - one of Europe's best loved and most award-winning hostel brands - arrived in Dublin in 2011 and hasn't looked back since!

The Generator is Dublin's newest and most exciting hostel which offers state-of-the-art facilities, quality rooms, a central location, a fun atmosphere and much more - for the right price!

We have tons of free stuff for our guests, including free bed linen, free towels in the single and twin rooms, a walking tour, lockers in the dorm rooms (remember to bring your own lock!) and Wi-Fi!

There's free events happening every night, with drinks promotions and specials, karaoke, DJs, quizzes, pool competitions, drinking games, madcap monthly theme parties and more. Don't forget our regular movie nights in our in-house cinema room!

We're a 24hr hostel which means there's laundry facilities, reception, a lounge and games room, pool tables, TV and great-value snack and drinks available all day and night.
Photo ID required for Check-In.
In case of no show or late cancellation, the total amount of the full booking will be charged unless the property is informed of late arrival by the guest.


Breakfast not included.
International breakfast available upon request: €7.50
Monday to Friday from 7 am to 10 am
Saturday and Sunday from 7 am to 12 pm


Our fun and friendly staff are on hand 24hrs to give you advice and recommendations on where to go and to point you in the direction of all of Dublin's hotspots and hidden gems.

We're within short walking distance of some of the city's most popular visitor attractions including the Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Castle, The Wax Museum Plus and Jameson Distillery (so close - its right next door).

For those interested in Dublin's exciting nightlife scene, the famous Temple Bar district is within 10 minutes' walking distance from our hostel, where you will find some of the city's best nightclubs, bars and restaurants.

With handy transport links on your doorstep at the Generator, you're in easy reach of everything that the city and the rest of Ireland has to offer.

Please Note: Bookings of 10 people or more will be contacted in advance with our Group T&C's which include prepayment 4 weeks prior to arrival.

Breakfast available 7am to 11am for an extra charge.

Generator does not accept bookings made by those under the age of 16. Under 18’s cannot stay in any shared rooms, however they can stay in private rooms when accompanied by an adult over 18 years. If you’re between 16-18 and want to stay in a private room, you’ll need written consent from your parent or guardian.

Bookings of 10 people or more will be contacted in advance with our Group T&C's which include prepayment 4 weeks prior to arrival.

In case of no show or late cancellation, the total amount of the full booking will be charged unless the property is informed of late arrival by the guest.

Please note: No outside food or drinks allowed in the hostel

Please note the hostel may pre-authorise your card before arrival.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Café
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Foosball
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Breakfast available 7am to 11am for an extra charge.

Generator does not accept bookings made by those under the age of 16. Under 18’s cannot stay in any shared rooms, however they can stay in private rooms when accompanied by an adult over 18 years. If you’re between 16-18 and want to stay in a private room, you’ll need written consent from your parent or guardian.

Reservations for 10 people or more will be considered group bookings. Special group terms and conditions will apply (please contact our team for more information).

In case of no show or late cancellation, the total amount of the full booking will be charged unless the property is informed of late arrival by the guest.

Please note the hostel may pre-authorise your card before arrival.

Please note that for free cancellation bookings, all credit cards provided at time of booking may be charged 7 hours prior to arrival.
For Non refundable Rate : Full deposit required to confirm. No refund in case of cancellation.

Directions
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From Dublin Airport: 14km
Take the Aircoach to O'Connell street, then take the Luas from the Abbey Street stop to Smithfield stop.

From Dublin Port: 4km
Take Luas from The Point to Smithfield stop.

By LUAS:
Red Line to Smithfield stop, followed by 2 minutes' walk to the Generator Dublin.

By bus: 68, 69 and 79 from Aston Quay, 90 from Connolly and Heuston Stations.

Located Near

Old Jameson Distillery
Guinness Brewery
Dublin Castle
Temple Bar
Henry Street
Grafton Street
O'Connell Street
Jervis Shopping Centre

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