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Brú has been voted number 7 hostel in the world by customers so you can be sure of a great stay.

If you can’t get the beds you require, give us a call on the number above and we will try moving things around to give you what you need. Don’t worry if you are travelling alone as Brú Bar is a great place to mingle and you are always sure to see a friendly face.

Cleanliness and hygiene are second to none at Brú. The least any hostel can provide is a comfortable bed and clean sheets but in addition, we also provide FREE high – speed internet access, FREE breakfast, FREE bicycle storage, FREE luggage storage, TV / DVD room, Board games, Book swap etc. All linen is included in the price, except towels and these can be hired at reception for €2.

A team of house keepers ensure that every inch of the hostel is maintained in a pristine condition. If we would not sleep here, we would not expect you to!

Brú Bar is an ideal way to relax and unwind after a day of hard traveling or after exploring the sights and sounds of Cork and its surroundings.

Brú Bar dates back to the late 1700’s and the original stone wall is still visible behind the bar itself. Nobody can really claim to have experienced Irish culture until they sample a pint of the black stuff, be it Guinness, or Cork’s own superior Murphy’s Irish Stout and Beamish’s Irish Stout, so make our bar a part of your travel memories. Guests of Bru Hostel can also take advantage of our residents bar that carries on late into the night.

Brú Bar hosts live music seven nights a week.

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