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Tourism numbers up. Stay with Barnacles

Barnacles in Press

  Temple Bar wins big at Hostel Oscars Temple Bar is due a welcome boost of tourist revenue with the news that Barnacles Temple Bar House has been voted one of the best hostels in the world. The thriving hostel, popular with backpackers and families alike,also won The Best Hostel in Ireland and The Most Popular Dublin […]

barnacles temple bar partners with jdiff2013

Film soundtracks

We love good film here at Barnacles, which is why we have teamed up with Jameson Dublin International Film Festival to bring you the best of both worlds – awesome value at stay in Barnacles Temple Bar and 15% discount for Jameson Dublin International Film festival! Some of our favourite tunes from movies are here…     […]

Barnacles Hostels Irish love songs

Irish Valentines Tunes

Looking for the perfect playlist for your Valentines? Crank up your speakers and get all loved up, these are top Irish love songs, and we guarantee they will make you more attractive in your darling’s eyes Irish Valentines Tunes will improve your love life one song at the time!        

Galway International Rally accommodation in Barnacles Hostel

Galway Rally

We can barely contain our excitement! Galway International Rally is just around the corner and it will be packed full of awesome cars, great old timers and heart stopping action! This is how it looked like last year: We have special offer for Galway Rally, so make sure to stay at Barnacles Galway – the […]

Stay at Barnacles Hostel for Temple Bar Trad Fest

Temple Bar TradFest

To warm you up for Temple Bar Trad Fest, have a look at some of the awesome music you can expect at this year’s festival! Don’t forget to book your stay with Barnacles Hostels Temple Bar and get a FREE night! Book here! Amazing artists will all be performing just minutes away from the hostel, so […]

Barnacles celebrates the Gathering

Barnacles Gathering

Barnacles Temple Bar is kicking off festival season with live music festival at Barnacles! Jam-packed weekend of awesome music is happening on 8th May. In Barnacles Galway, we are going to be joining into celebrating all music things during the same weekend so make sure to book your stay!  Expect great live music and few […]

Galway International Rally accommodation in Barnacles Hostel

Galway Rally

2nd and 3rd February, Galway will be transformed into International Rally Headquarters! The competitive element of the event will be run over 9 competitive special stages on Sunday 3rd February 2013. There will be a Ceremonial Start in Galway City Centre on Saturday 2nd February. Be prepared to see modern  beasts, as well  as gorgeous old timers competing over the […]