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Mespil Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   50-60 Mespil Road, Dublin 4, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Limerick, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel did not live up to any expectations. It was not very clean, and quite dusty, and there was a strange odour in the room. Furniture and fittings were all dated and worn. I've stayed at Travelodges that were better, and almost half the price. It is not at all what is advertised, an example being the 'many canal... More

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Davis, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mespil Hotel is conveniently located near a small district with pubs, shops and other conveniences. The rooms are clean and good sized. Our stay include complementary breakfast, which had many food choices and was quite good. The staff was pleasant and helpful. The hotel is about a 20 minute walk to the Trinity College area. The Grand Canal is... More

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Mespil_Management, Manager at Mespil Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Mespil Hotel Dublin. Delighted to read that you had a comfortable stay with us and enjoyed the location, overlooking the Grand Canal and within walking distance to good shops, bars and restaurants. Great to hear you liked the breakfast buffet each morning and thank you for the kind mention in relation to... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel itself was grand. Room was basic but would have needed a bit more attention during cleaning. Alot of dust on the furniture. Bathroom tap wasn't working very well. Trouser press broken (really would have needed it in the morning). Bar staff in the evening nice...left us have our kids in the bar later then allowed. ..thank you. Breakfast was... More

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Mespil_Management, Manager at Mespil Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Mespil Hotel Dublin. Sorry to read that you had a mixed experience while staying with your family. Our Front Desk team get very good comments about their helpfulness and I do apologise if you felt this was lacking during your stay. Our breakfast buffet is temperature checked regularly & recorded during breakfast... More

Surrey, Canada
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99 reviews 99 reviews
25 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this property for 2 nights as part of a Trafalgar Coach Tour. Staff were friendly and accommodating. Room and all of the public rooms were well maintained a very clean. Breakfast was plentiful and good choices. It is about a 20 minute walk to the central park of Dublin. It is in a nice quiet area. If... More

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Mespil_Management, Manager at Mespil Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Mespil Hotel Dublin. We hope you had an enjoyable tour of Ireland with Trafalgar Tours and delighted to see you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for kindly mentioning our staff and great to see that you enjoyed breakfast each morning and found the location quiet and central. Many thanks for... More

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530 reviews 530 reviews
174 hotel reviews
395 helpful votes 395 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 4 nights, staff friendly, room was good, several restaurants up the street and food in hotel, canal across the road, downtown walkable but u are 15-20 minutes away so some would want to stay closer. Bus stop near by. Breakfast good. Wi fi good in lobby, fair in rooms, but free. All in all a good stay in Dublin!!

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Mespil_Management, Manager at Mespil Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Mespil Hotel Dublin. Delighted to read that you had a comfortable stay with us and enjoyed the location…within walking distance to the centre and with a good choice of restaurants close-by. Thank you for the kind comments in relation to our staff and nice to hear you liked the breakfast each morning.... More

Lincoln, Rhode Island
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Mespil at the beginning and end of a 10-day trip to Ireland - totally suited our needs. Clean, comfortable - would definitely recommend for a stay in Dublin. Central location - we easily walked to everything. Good buffet breakfast.

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Mespil_Management, Manager at Mespil Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Mespil Hotel Dublin. Great to read that you had a comfortable and enjoyable stay with us while touring around Ireland. Good to know you found the location central and within walking distance to many places of attraction. Nice to hear you enjoyed breakfast too. We hope you had a safe journey home... More

Florence, Alabama
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was excellent and close to the bookstores my granddaughter and I wanted to look in. We walked about three miles around the city, The hotel was clean, the staff wonderful and gracious. The walk from the hotel to the places we wanted to see were beautiful, passing over bridges with canals below. We loved the Georgian homes with... More

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Mespil_Management, Manager at Mespil Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Mespil Hotel Dublin. Delighted to see that you had a busy time in Dublin and explored the city by foot. You enjoyed discovering the book shops with your granddaughter and yes the Dublin Writers Museum is a ‘must’ for literary enthusiasts. Thank you for the kind comments in relation to our staff... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we travel to Dublin on business, we generally stay here, - about twice a year for the last eight years. The staff are always very polite, and the rooms are well appointed and on the larger size for a central town double. Bonus is free wifi and they have laptops which are free for forty minutes in the foyer.... More

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Mespil_Management, Manager at Mespil Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Mespil Hotel Dublin. Delighted to see that you regularly stay with us on business and that the hotel suits your requirements. Thank you for the very kind comments in relation to our staff and good to see that the spacious rooms, free wifi and plentiful breakfast buffet score highly with you. Yes,... More

Belfast, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just had a great overnight stay at this hotel whilst visiting our daughter in Dublin. The hotel was spotlessly clean and our room (fourth floor) had a corner aspect with two large windows,one of which overlooked the canal which is at the front of the hotel. Bathroom was very large and bright, again with a lovely large window which had... More

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Mespil_Management, Manager at Mespil Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Mespil Hotel Dublin. Delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us while visiting your daughter in Dublin. Great to hear that the bedroom impressed you and you enjoyed the location with a good selection of bars and restaurants close by. I will of course pass your compliments to Anca... More

Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have just had a very comfortable two night stay in The Mespil Hotel just south of Dublin City, this was a last minute booking but the hotel were very accommodating and gave us a large corner room. The breakfast was excellent, a wide range of items to choose from bot bot and cold. A very pleasant dining room staff... More

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Mespil_Management, Manager at Mespil Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the Mespil Hotel Dublin. Great to read that you had a comfortable and relaxing two night stay with us and that breakfast was a real treat, with pots of hot tea and coffee. I have noted your comments re some upgrades and we will be addressing those issues this winter season. Good to... More

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Address: 50-60 Mespil Road, Dublin 4, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Mespil Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Mespil Hotel is a modern hotel located within Georgian Dublin, an elegant and stylish part of Dublin city centre and just 15 minutes walk from St. Stephens Green /Grafton Street, Aviva Stadium, Grand Canal Theatre and the RDS. Temple Bar is a further 10 minutes walk. The Mespil Hotel offers 254 bright, spacious guest bedrooms, free WIFI Internet access & guest car parking (limited availability). ... more   less 
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