Overview of Hostel
Barnacles Hostel Temple Bar is at the perfect location, in the heart of Dublin’s cultural and entertainment quarter - Temple Bar. You can enjoy a nice pint of Guinness in the famous Temple Bar pub, only two doors away. When you stay here you’ll only be a minutes’ walk from some of Dublin’s most famo
Coming in from the airport, the nearest bus stop is only a five-minute walk away.
From the airport via Airport Shuttle Bus:
The Aircoach operates every 15-20 minutes and costs 7 one-way. The journey takes approximately 30 minutes.
Take the Aircoach as far as Trinity College on College Green. From there walk back to Dame Street and walk along until you come to Temple Lane South. Walk down Temple Lane South and you will find Barnacles halfway down the lane.
From the airport via the 16 - City Bus:
This bus costs 3.30 and takes approximately an hour and 20 minutes. They pass the airport every 25 minutes or so.
You can take this bus as far as Dame Street. It will drop you opposite the Central Bank in Temple Bar. Cross the road and walk along Dame Street until you get to Temple Lane South. Barnacles is located halfway down this lane.
From the airport via taxis/cabs:
There is a taxi depot outside the arrivals hall at the airport. From the Airport to Temple Bar it can cost from 25 to 30 (and no more) depending on the time of day and the traffic. Ask the driver for an approximate price guide before you get in and be careful youre not taken on the scenic route.
From the Central Bus Station (Busaras):
From the central bus station, walk around by the large building on your left (Dublins Custom House). Follow the path along by the River Liffey. Cross the river at OConnell Bridge and turn right, along Aston Quay, past USIT travel agents. At Merchants Arch, turn into Temple Bar, then turn right at the end of the alleyway, then take the 2nd right at The Temple Bar Pub and were two doors up from the pub. Were located on Temple Lane South.
From Dun Laoghaire Ferryport by DART:
This is Dublin Citys rapid train service and it operates from Dun Laoghaire Dart Station to Tara Street Station in Dublins City Centre. Turn left of the station and walk down along the Quays past USIT travel. At Merchants Arch, turn into Temple Bar, then turn right at the end of the alleyway, then take the 2nd right at The Temple Bar Pub and were two doors up from the pub. We are located on Temple Lane South.
From Dun Laoghaire Ferryport by bus:
Take the 46A bus into city centre and disembark at Fleet Street. Walk down Fleet Street and turn right at The Temple Bar Pub. Were two doors up from the pub, on Temple Lane South. This is just a five-minute walk.
From B&I Ferry Terminal North Wall:
Take the City Express bus to the Central Bus Station (Busaras) and follow the directions as above to Temple Bar..
We are located two doors up from the Temple Bar Pub and across the street from the the Button Factory music venue in Temple Bar.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
As there are 6 or more in your party, you are considered a group. Your booking will be subject to our group bookings terms and conditions. You will be required to prepay and the 24 hour cancellation will not apply. We will require a fully refundable €30 deposit per person as A Group Noise and Damage Deposit. Please see email to follow sent direct from us and bring with you on the day.