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O'Shea's Merchant Hotel

12 Bridge Street Lower, Dublin 8, Dublin 8, Ireland
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Ranked #82 of 160 Dublin B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Christine T Bristol, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My first ever solo holiday so I thought a room above a bar would be safe, which it was. The staff were amazing and kept me company as I was finding my feet. My room however was shocking, the mattress was stained as were the carpets. The bedding was worn and splitting at the seams, there was a great big... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this pub today for food with friends. It wasn't overly busy and there appeared to be lots of staff on. The staff were lovely and friendly. The food was very nice but slightly overpriced. One of the girl's didn't get all of her order even after she asked a second time. The place was clean but there were a... More

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Dublin, Ireland
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

O'Shea's Merchant has a great late night bar. At weekends it is the best place to go for craic!. The atmosphere is electric, the Irish music and dancing brilliant. Add to that great clientele and friendliness.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here on Valentines weekend and we had a fabulous time. The bar was always bustling but when we were in our room we never heard a sound. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We would 100% recommend this hotel to anyone looking to stay in Dublin!

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Armagh, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This hotel (if you can call it that) has the dubious title of being the absolute worst value for money I have ever spent!!!.. This may have been because we needed a room over the weekend that The Giro cycling was in in town. One night in a double room cost 140 euro (without Breakfast) and to say I was... More

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Maura O, Manager at O'Shea's Merchant Hotel, responded to this review

Hi thebigmushroom, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. You feedback is essential to the improvement of our products & services and overall guest experience. The problems you encountered are certainly not in keeping with the normal practices in O'Shea's Merchant. I can only apologise to you and regret that I did not learn of... More

Moscow, Russia
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We took a night between two flights. Close to Temple Bar and The Cathedral, city center is also close. There's large tavern downstairs with live music sometimes - and great food always. Small clean rooms were upstairs. I can tell you, we were very pleased - worth every cent!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Staff wonderful, accommodation basic, clean, affordable. Food lovely and music toe tapping and traditional. Good craic. If you want to be close to the city without spending a fortune on accommodation, I recommend O'Sheas Merchant. This hotel would be perfect for those who just want to place to sleep and eat after a night on the town.

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Lovely staff, basic accommodation and ticked all the boxes. Would return as easy to luas and opposite the four courts. One thing I would recommend though is for the kitchen to have gluten free bread even in the freezer. Had to eat my breakfast with no toast. Nothing to dip my eggs with.

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Ostersund, Sweden
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Stayed there just one night with a group of 17 students. They overcharged us, there was water leaking from the ceiling in 2 rooms, it said "full Irish breakfast" but you had to choose just one dish from a menu. Unfriendly staff, difficult to sleep as they played music very loud until 0200. I forgot my toiltry bag (with my... More

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Address: 12 Bridge Street Lower, Dublin 8, Dublin 8, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
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