Get an overview of this hotelHip hostel on Smithfield Square, with free WiFi

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
Grocery/convenience store
24-hour front desk

Beside Jameson Distillery

Generator Dublin is on Smithfield Square, next to the Old Jameson Distillery. Guests can walk 1 blocks to reach the River Liffey, or hop on a tram at nearby Smithfield Luas Stop for a 5-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.

Generator Hostel Dublin

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

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.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Year Built 1995 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 108 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Television in common areas 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Housekeeping - once per stay 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 16

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • This property does not allow children.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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
This property caters to guests ages 18 and over. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 10 beds. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Towels/sheets: EUR 2.00 per person, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 4.00 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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National Rating

This property is a registered Holiday Hostel within the meaning of the Irish Tourist Traffic Acts.


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