Hostel Events

Movie Nights

Every night is movie night in Jacobs Inn.

We show some of the latest movies every night at 9pm on our new 50 inch flat screen in the Common Room .

We even make free popcorn for everyone so why not take a night in, and curl up on our couches!

So kick back, relax and enjoy a movie night in compliments of Jacobs Inn.

Summer BBQ

Come the “summer “and whatever the weather (It is Ireland after all).

You can crash the Friday and Saturday night BBQs which kick off  from June – August at our sister hostel Isaacs (just around the corner) .Only €5 for a tasty Isaacs burger and a Free beer from 7pm.  Get fed and watered and mix with fellow hostellers before you hit DUBLIN. Just ask at Reception and they will send you to the sizzle!

Dublin Walking Tour

A FREE Walking tour every day

Leaving Jacobs Inn every day at 10.10am you can join our FREE Hostels Dublin Walking tour led by local, friendly and funny and sometimes sexy tourist guides!!

They will take you on a fascinating 3 hour walking tour of Dublin which begins with free coffee and biscuits at The Mercantile. This is simply a great way to find your way around the City and take in the Dublin highlights including Trinity College , Temple bar, 1916 rising and Dublin Castle

Live At Jacobs

Check out our Notice boards guide for regular live music gigs at Jacobs.

Sometimes talented guests play and stay for FREE so if you were born to entertain, sing, play a guitar well -then let us know and we will arrange the gig at Jacobs Inn and you can sleep with us for FREE!!

Dublin Pub Crawl

Simply The BEST Dublin Pub Crawl in Dublin City….

We should know we’ve tried and tested many on your behalf :o With like-minded backpackers from the best hostels in Dublin you’ll meet loads of new people, have a great laugh and have more fun than you can shake a stick at.

It’s just €12 for the Hostels  Dublin Pub Crawl so you can afford to have a REAL Irish night in Dublin City!
Takes place 7 days a week leaves Mercantile Pub at 8pm and includes:

  • FREE Guinness on arrival
  • FREE Shot at every bar
  • FREE club entry & VIP entrance!
  • Discounted drink specials at every bar
  • Beer pong & Flip cup!
  • Live music
  • Pub crawl led  by a Bunch  of  mad, sexy, local guides

Book your tickets at reception on arrival or click here for further detail

Dublin Back Packers Reunion – The Gathering

Join the Jacobs Gathering

For Backpackers who had a blast when they visited Dublin and stayed at Jacobs Inn or Isaacs Hostel , we are hosting a Dublin Back Packers reunion weekend from 11 – 13 October 2013. If you hanker after a return visit to recapture the good times and reunite with fellow back packers and our team here,  come and join for the Gathering . There will  be Daily Walking Tour, Hostels Pub crawl, BBQs  & Music and Fancy Dress on Friday and Saturday night & great craic.There is a 10% discount for returning guests and a surprise memento gift for your stay.  For further information or to to book contact