Book your room at Generator Hostel Dublin
1 bed in 8 bed mixed dormitory- SharedMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 1 infant)
1 bed in 6 bed mixed dormitory EnsuiteMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)
1 bed in 8 bed mixed dormitory EnsuiteMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 1 infant)
Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, EnsuiteMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)
Standard Single Room, 1 Single Bed, EnsuiteMax Occupancy: 1 guest
Triple Room, 3 Single Beds, EnsuiteMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)
Quadruple Room, EnsuiteMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)
Standard Room, Ensuite (Private Room 6 Beds)Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children)
Double Room, 1 Double Bed with Sofabed, EnsuiteMax Occupancy: 3 guests
Hip hostel on Smithfield Square, with free WiFi
Beside Jameson Distillery
Generator Dublin is on Smithfield Square, next to the Old Jameson Distillery. Guests can walk 4 blocks to reach the River Liffey, or hop on a tram at nearby Smithfield Luas Stop for a 10-minute ride to the city centre. Dublin Zoo and Phoenix Park are a 20-minute bus ride from the hostel.
Eatery plus entertainment
The hostel has an industrial-chic vibe, with public areas featuring exposed brick and reclaimed wood-paneled walls. A 24-hour lounge showcases DJs and bands in the evening. Guests can enjoy a meal of Irish pork sausage in the café, chill in the cinema room, and head to the pub for a creamy Guinness.
Budget digs and free WiFi
The hostel has private and shared rooms, with polished wood floors and simple decor, to suit a range of visitors. Free WiFi is available throughout the building, so guests can jump online wherever they please. City View rooms come with free toiletries and bottled water.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
At your hotel
At your hotel
Dining options at the hostel include a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Art Deco hostel also offers tour/ticket assistance, an arcade/game room, and multilingual staff. A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2011.
Generator Hostel Dublin is a smoke-free property.
- Total number of rooms - 108
- Number of floors - 6
- 24-hour front desk
- Arcade/game room
- Multilingual staff
- Luggage storage
- Year Built 1995
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Coffee shop or café
- Television in lobby
- Grocery/convenience store
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free Wi-Fi
- Computer station
- Laundry facilities
- One meeting room
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Snack bar/deli
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
In your room
- Premium bedding
- Housekeeping - once per stay
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Free Wi-Fi
- Tempur-Pedic mattress
Eat and drink
Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge.
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible bathroom
The fine print for Generator Hostel Dublin
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age is 16
When you leave
Check-out time is 10 AM
How you can pay
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 16 years old.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
- Towels/sheets: EUR 2.00 per person, per night
- Breakfast fee: EUR 4.00 per person (approximately)
This property is a registered Holiday Hostel within the meaning of the Irish Tourist Traffic Acts.