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Temple Bar Trad Fest

Temple Bar Trad Fest

Temple Bar TradFest, Dublin’s biggest festival of Irish Music and Culture takes take place over 5 days and nights from Wednesday 22 – Sunday 26th of January 2014. Just some of the acts performing at this year’s concert : ·         Read on

New Year in Dublin

New Year's Eve Dublin 2013

  New Year in Dublin will be all bells and whistles with final Gathering event of the year and big New Year Eve open air concert at the College Green (around 1 minute walk from Barnacles Temple Bar Hostel!). This Read on

FREE nights

free nights at Barnacles Dublin hostel and galway hostel

Travel more and spend less!  Barnacles Hostels, award winning hostels in Dublin and Galway are giving you free nights! When you book 2 nights in one of our hostels, your 3rd night will be completely free. Yes, FREE! Your stay Read on

Barnacles Temple Bar wins best hostel award

Best hostel in ireland best hostel in dublin and 6th in the world award

Every year, all hostel managers come to Hostelworld conference, to learn new stuff, party a bit and see who are Hostel Award winners. Awards are based on customer reviews, and reflect ratings by over 1 million travellers that booked hostel beds Read on