Sky Backpackers Hostel - Dublin

2-4 Litton Lane, Dublin, Ireland  show map
 2 stars
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Sky Backpackers Hostel - Dublin

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking
Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry

Self-service laundry

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Facilities for kids

Board games

Overview

The business Sky Backpackers Hostel is rated 2 stars and offers accommodation overlooking Croke Park.

Grafton Street, Dublin Spire and Temple Bar are 5 minutes' walk away. Guests can enjoy irish cuisine in The Boxty House located 250 meters away.

10 minutes by car from Dublin airport.

Rooms

The hostel offers 15 rooms. Most of them feature heating, a TV, an iron with ironing board and a separate toilet. Guests can find private bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

Sky Backpackers Hostel has a communal kitchen.

Services

Such hostel facilities as a luggage storage and a safe deposit box are available on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   15.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

2-4 Litton Lane, Dublin, Ireland

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City Center
  • Dublin
    400 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Rockarchive Gallery
    400 m
  • Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
    800 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • The Boxty House (cuisine: Irish)
    220 m
  • Arlington Hotel and Knightsbridge Bar (cuisine: Irish)
    40 m
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    15

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 15 m²
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  • Private bathroom
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    Standard Ensuite Double Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed
    Size: 15 m²
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    • Private bathroom
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    Standard|Double Room, Ensuite

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      Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 3 Single beds
      Size: 15 m²
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      • Private bathroom
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      Standard|Triple Room, Ensuite

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        Suite
        Bed type: 2 Single beds
        Size: 15 m²
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          Dormitory Room
          Bed type: Bed in shared room or Beds in shared room
          Size: 19 m²
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          • Private bathroom
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          Shared Facility|One Bed in a Mixed Dorm with Ensuite for 4 people

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            Quadruple Room
            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons or 2 Bunk beds
            Size: 19 m²
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            • Private bathroom
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            Standard|Quadruple Room, Ensuite

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              Private Single Room
              Bed type: 1 Single bed or 1 Twin bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
              Size: 15 m²
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              • Private bathroom
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              Standard|6 Bed Private Ensuite

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                Private Suite
                Size: 15 m²
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                  How to reach hostel

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                  Hostel Address:

                  2-4 Litton Lane, Dublin, Ireland

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Dublin
                    400 m
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Rockarchive Gallery
                    400 m
                  • Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
                    800 m
                  • Bus stop
                    100 m
                  Restaurants
                  • The Boxty House (cuisine: Irish)
                    220 m
                  • Arlington Hotel and Knightsbridge Bar (cuisine: Irish)
                    40 m
                  Hostel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    15

                  Sky Backpackers Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Graphics Studio Gallery - 200 m
                  • dublin city tour - 300 m
                  • The Abbey Theatre - 300 m

                  Popular areas

                  • Moore Street Market - 200 m
                  • City Center - 300 m

                  Places of interest

                  • H'Penny Bridge - 100 m
                  • The Ha'penny Bridge - 100 m
                  • Ha'penny Bridge - 100 m
                  • The Spire - 200 m
                  • Button Factory - 300 m

                  Convention centers

                  Shopping areas

                  • Henry Street Dublin - 200 m

                  Amusement

                  • Screen Cinema - 200 m
                  • IFC Cinemas - 300 m

                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  Historical sites

                  • Temple Bar Area - 200 m

                  Stadiums

                  • Irish Stock Exchange - 200 m

                  Universities, Institutes

                  • Trinity College - 300 m

                  Theaters

                  • Dublin Fringe Theatre Festival - 200 m
                  • Samuel Beckett Theatre - 300 m
                  • Peacock Theatre - 300 m

                  Business areas

                  • Henry Street Dublin - 200 m
                  • Irish Stock Exchange - 200 m

                  Galleries

                  • Original Print Gallery - 200 m
                  • Rockarchive Gallery - 300 m

                  Public parking

                  • An Post, General Post Office - 200 m

                  Local attractions

                  • Blessington Basin - 1.6 km
                    Phibsborough, Dublin
                  • National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History - 1.8 km
                    Benburb St., Dublin
                  • National Print Museum - 1.9 km
                    Garrison Chapel, Beggar's Bush, Dublin
                  • Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum - 1.6 km
                    St Josephs Avenue, Dublin
                  • St. Anne's Park, Dublin - 1.8 km
                    James Larkin Road, Dublin

                  Near the hostel

                  • O'Connell Bridge - 120 m
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                  • General Post Office - 210 m
                    O'Connell St., Dublin
                  • Temple Bar - 370 m
                    2 - 5 Wellington Quay, Dublin
                  • Bank of Ireland - 360 m
                    2 College Green, Dublin
                  • Halfpenny Bridge - 180 m
                    Bachelors Walk, Dublin
                  • National Leprechaun Museum - 340 m
                    Jervis Street, Dublin
                  • Millennium Bridge - 330 m
                    Wellington Quay, Dublin

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • The Boxty House - 220 m

                    Address: 20-21 Temple Bar
                    Phone: +35316772762

                    77% likes this, based on 1334 reviews
                    Cuisine: Irish
                    Price Range: GBP 3 - GBP 23

                  • Bachelor Wok - 40 m

                    Address: 22 Bachelors Walk

                    71% likes this, based on 29 reviews
                    Cuisine: Thai

                  • D'Vine Wine Bar - 60 m

                    Address: 16 Bachelors Walk
                    Phone: 018720291

                    75% likes this, based on 72 reviews
                    Cuisine: Mediterranean
                    Price Range: GBP 4 - GBP 18

                  • Arlington Hotel and Knightsbridge Bar - 40 m

                    Address: 23-25 Bachelors Walk,
                    Phone: (01) 804 9100

                    75% likes this, based on 175 reviews
                    Cuisine: Irish

                  • ha'penny bridge cafe - 40 m

                    Address: bachelors walk

                    62% likes this, based on 20 reviews
                    Cuisine: European

                  Hostel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    15
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                  Sky Backpackers Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sky Backpackers

                  Average guest rating

                  7.6out of 10
                  Fabulous
                  Based on 78 reviews

                  Guest reviews

                  • Single
                    10.0

                    Staff are very friendly and helpfully; best location; seperated bathroom for female;dorm is spacious and bright;

                    I don't know why the floor in room and corridor is a bit noisy when people step on, so when some people need to catch early train or airplane, it's easy to wake up those who still sleeping... ...

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    Very nice personnel; great location, right in the heart of dublin city; the room was very comfortable; definitely I would return back there

                  • Group of friends
                    8.2

                    Location and spirit! Friendly environment and internet for free! Really good rate price/quality

                    you could listen what was happening outside room, but still nothing that a young person can't handle :)

                  • Single
                    7.4

                    Kitchen available for the customers: really good! Breakfast and cooking service self service and you can cook what you want I think is a really good thing. Position really good: yuo are in the middle of Dublin. Reception's guys: really polite and honest.

                    There's a lot of noise (irish dance pub next to the hostel). The toilet and the shower are not very comfortable,there are not space, but they're decent.

                  • Group of friends
                    9.6

                    The staff and mainly the manager of the hostel was a really nice. The kitchen and the common room.

                  • Couple
                    8.8

                    Great location, great atmosPhere and fun n knowledgeable staff. The bathrooms were pretty good

                    There are heaps of stairs to the rooms specially as we were on the top floor-not good when you are lugging 2 heavy backpacks

                  • Group of friends
                    7.4

                    Location, Atmosphere, Staff otganizing Pub Crawl...

                    Showers. Not many and not private at all.

                  • Group of friends
                    7.8

                    The room was fine, but the bathroom needed work. Only one of the showers worked properly. It seemed as if the bathroom did not get cleaned very often. The room was very comfortable and the location was awesome! For the cost, it was worth it!

                  • Single
                    7.0

                    Peter the Manager was lovely and really helpful. The location is amazing, so central. The lounge area is nice and cozy, huge kitchen and dining area. The band playing one of the nights was a great touch! Being able to just chill out and 'hire' a DVD was lovely during the day

                    Every single floor squeaks like mad, which can be annoying when anyone is trying to be discrete when they get up in the morning. One of the showers were broken, the other barely warm. The luggage room was a bit dodgy, and smelt funny. Some of the staff helping didn't speak very good English.

                  • Group of friends
                    7.8

                    Free Internet, and the staff was extremely helpful. We had a problem to get to Dublin port in the early morning, and the guy at the reception called everyone for us and got us all the options.

                    The showers were really small and dirty, and only 2 shower spots a floor (about 30 people). The kitchen was "complicated" and we needed assistance to use most of the electrical equipment there.

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    Lovely staff , clean and homely :)

                  • Single
                    9.2

                    location, price, staff, free breakfast, sometimes free dinner and sometimes also, free drinks at night!

                    noisy, creaky floors

                  • Single
                    4.6

                    It's close to O'Connell street and a walkable distance to Temple Bar.

                    This hostel is OLD and GRUBBY. The carpet is so thin and worn that you can see the floorboards. The beds are cheap metal frames, so you feel every move from you bunk mates. No lockers in the room, so you can hope for the best by leaving your stuff there or drag it all the way back downstairs to lock up behind the front desk. There are also no elevators. The bathrooms were disgusting - you could smell the pee on the ground in the women's restroom and there is mold all over the showers. I also got a large insect bite on my ankle while I was sleeping. This whole place is supposedly under new ownership but needs to be completely renovated. There are better options in the city for the same price.

                  • Single
                    9.6

                    Clean room. Friendly staff. good location. price

                    the sitting area is v dark. dining area also a little dark

                  • Single
                    8.2

                    the staff are lonely

                    the bathroom is quite small and user-unfriendly

                  How to reach hostel

                  hostel Sky Backpackers Hostel - Dublin Dublin location
                  Show big map »

                  Hostel Address:

                  2-4 Litton Lane, Dublin, Ireland

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Dublin
                    400 m
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Rockarchive Gallery
                    400 m
                  • Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
                    800 m
                  • Bus stop
                    100 m
                  Restaurants
                  • The Boxty House (cuisine: Irish)
                    220 m
                  • Arlington Hotel and Knightsbridge Bar (cuisine: Irish)
                    40 m
                  Hostel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    15