Overview of Hostel
Abrahams Hostel enjoys a reputation as one of Ireland's most popular hostels and is located right in the heart of Dublin city.
All rooms are ensuite and include clean, fresh linen (provided at reception) and breakfast consisting of cereal, toast, yoghurt, tea, coffee, juice and sometimes eggs, f
***From Dublin Airport:
When you arrive at Dublin airport arrivals hall (terminal 1 or 2) various buses are located outside the main arrival hall doors.
Airlink (747) - The Airlink is an express bus into the city centre. It runs from 06.00-23.30 Mon-Sat and 7.00-23.20 on Sundays and goes approximately every 15 mins. The price is €6.00 for a single, €10 for return, €3.00 for under 16s and €5 return for under 16s. Once you’re on the bus the stop you are looking for is Gardiner Street – ask the driver to let you know when the bus has arrived here and Abrahams is right across the street!
16 – If you want a cheaper option than the Airlink, you can take the regular Dublin bus, number 16, which leaves from outside the terminal 1 arrivals hall. The bus runs from 6.50–23.10 on Mon – Sat and 7.40–22.20 on Sundays.
The fare is €3.30 and you must have exact change for the driver and you cannot pay with notes; coins only. Get off the bus at O’Connell Street (Just look out for the spire!) and Abrahams is just a 7 min walk from the stop.
Aircoach – The Aircoach is another express bus from the airport which leaves from both terminals into the city centre. It’s a little more expensive (€7 single, €12 return), but it runs 24 hours a day. There are ticket stands outside the terminals. Get off the bus at O’Connell Street/The Gresham Hotel (stops are announced on the bus).
Taxi – A taxi from the airport will be roughly between €25-€30 depending on the time of day and the traffic.
***From Connolly Train Station or Busaras (Central Bus Station):
If you're arriving at Busaras or Connolly Station, Abrahams Hostel is a two-minute walk.
On Foot - Exiting Busaras on to Amiens Street you will see Connolly Station, the central bus station. From Connolly Station, walk up Talbot Street and towards O'Connell Street or the Spire, and the first main crossroad is Gardiner Street. Turn right here and Abrahams Hostel is located 50 yards up on the right hand side.
***From Heuston Train Station:
Tram (LUAS) – If you’re arriving in to Dublin by train into Heuston station, probably the easiest way to get to the hostel is to take a left when you exit the station and walk to the Heuston stop on the Luas (tram) line. You can buy your ticket from the machines on the platform. Take the Luas until the Busáras stop. The names of the stops are well signposted. Once you get off the Luas, it’s a quick 4 min walk, following the directions above.
***From Ferry Ports:
Dublin Port – Arriving into Dublin port with Irish ferries you can take the express bus which brings you to Busáras, the main bus station. From there you can walk to Abrahams in 4 min following the directions above.
Dun Laoghaire – If you’re arriving by boat into Dun Laoghaire, you can walk to the Dun Laoghaire DART (train) station and buy a ticket to Connolly station at the ticket desk. The train will take about 25-30 mins. Once you get off at Connolly you can follow the directions above..
Temple bar & Grafton Street.Trinity College, O'Connell Street and Bridge, Connelly & Heuston Station. National Bus Station. The Dart Station & both red and green Luas Stops. Henry Street and Grafton Street, Christchurch & St. Patricks Cathedrals. Croke Park, Dublin Zoo, James Joyce Tower, Kilmainham Gaol, National Gallery of Ireland, National Museum of Ireland, The Old Jameson Distillery.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Please note we have a 48hr cancellation policy. All cancellations must be received before 2pm two days before arrival otherwise they will be charged a cancellation charge equal to the first night's accommodation. Please note we have a 14 night maximum stay policy. During busy period you could be asked to change room however your room type will be honoured or upgraded. Children under 16 are not permitted to sleep in shared dorms. Balance on all groups of 10 persons or more are due four weeks prior to arrival. Groups of 10 persons or more are required to fill in a code of conduct form on arrival and leave a refundable damages deposit of 300 Euro. This deposit has to be paid with credit card upon check-in and will be refunded on the morning of departure when the rooms have been checked. Abrahams Hostel is a tourist hostel, for short- term stays only (maximum 14 nights). Hostel management reserves the right to cancel or amend a booking for anti-social behaviour towards hostel staff and/or guests, or non-adherence to our terms and conditions. You must have a passport or national drivers licence to check in.