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The Merchant House

8 Eustace Street | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent two nights in the oscar Wilde suite with my boyfriend and was extremely happy with our stay. The room was absolutely beautiful and had everything that we could have wished for. The staff couldn't do enough and were ever so friendly. Told us where to go and what we needed to know. Brilliant location and wonderful breakfast!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just loved staying here in Dublin. Very safe and secured building in the heart of the Temple Bar area. The service was outstanding!! Nice big room, though lots of stairs, but well worth it. The sound proofed rooms are a must in this town. We stayed 4 nights in the Oscar Wilde suite. Would definitely return!! Thanks, Cathy and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Merchant House is much more than a B&B and much more cozy than a hotel. The bathroom in the Bram Stoker room was large, with heated floors and lots of nice towels. The bed was comfortable, and the remote controlled skylight was a really neat feature, allowing us to listen to the Temple Bar area festivities in the evenings... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Attractive, comfortable accommodation in the heart of Temple Bar. Plenty going on, but still possible to enjoy peace and quiet here. Friendly welcome on early arrival and no problem leaving luggage secure.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

We stayed 4 nights in the Oscar Wilde suite which is on the top floor and quite a climb up the narrow staircase, but it's certainly worth the effort when you get there. The suite is very spacious with a high ceiling and is well furnished with lots of top quality art work and ornate features. The large double bed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We stayed in the WB Yeats Suite and it was a wonderful experience. Luxurious. The location is excellent, the decor is pretty, there is sound proofing (very much needed since this is in the heart of Temple Bar), and heated floors. However, skip the breakfast and go to any of the myriad pubs nearby instead.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Recently attending The Gaiety Theatre, we stayed at The Merchant House, and really enjoyed our stay. A house divided into 4 large suites in the heart of Temple Bar - an area of Dublin noted for entertainment and socialising in an old cobbled city setting. The area may be over-rated, but the accommodation is well placed for the city, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The Merchant House consists of four luxury rooms in Temple Bar. We stayed in the W. B. Yeats suite on the second floor. The room is beautifully decorated with lots of little touches. Although the room is opposite a club, the double glazing is good enough to stop you being bothered by noise outside. There are lots of stairs which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

By husband and I stayed in the James Joyce room for two nights and have to say, that from start to finish, it was superb. Jorge's met us and was very welcoming. The room was spotless and decor well thought out. The room itself is really spacious and is comprised of an entrance hallway, with fireplace, tea/coffee (Nespresso!) amenties and... More 

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Eustacestreet, Manager at The Merchant House, responded to this review

Thank you so so much for your superb review. We were delighted to look after you during your recent stay at The Merchant House. We only have 'King' size beds at The Merchant House. That is UK and Irish 'King' size and not U.S sizes. Thank you once again........................ More 

Elkridge, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

For a long weekend in Dublin we stayed in this house right in the middle of Temple Bar area. We were in the James Joyce room. The room was very spacious, with comfortable furniture and a lovely bathroom with heated floors. This room is in the front of the house which might be a problem if you are a very... More 

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Address: 8 Eustace Street | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > Temple Bar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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