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BEST WESTERN PLUS Academy Plaza Hotel

#56 of 172 Hotels in Dublin
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10 - 14 Findlater Place | Off Upper O'Connell St, Dublin, Ireland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Academy was in a great location just off the busy many street O'Connell. The hotel was extremely quiet, there was construction right next door and you could not hear a thing. Easy walking distance to pubs, restaurants and a short walk to temple bar. The rooms were clean and tidy. The staff was efficient, friendly and helpful.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great room fully stocked with everything you would need including toothbrushes. Very comfortable bed. Friendly and efficient staff. We were only staying from late in the evening to early morning because of a lay over with our flights but wished we could stay longer and enjoy the room.

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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in this fine hotel on about 9 occasions recently and was very impressed with the courteous and efficient staff throughout.My wife had an accident in the city wsich has caused some distress for both of us The manager,Owen,and Lisa at reception + bar staff were more than helpful in resolving our problems at this difficult time We had... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent location. You can either catch a cab for a lil over 30 euros or a bus for 6 euro one way to airport across the street. Early check in was admitted. Everything is close to this hotel. Just steps away from Main Street of town. You can go for a nice long walk and check out town. if you... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel from 18 - 20 July and were very disappointed. The room we were in (209) is absolutely tiny. One person has to sit on the bed for the other to move in the room. I was trapped in the bathroom on the Saturday night when the sliding door jammed. We had to remove the door... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was a huge disappointment for us. We traveled all over Ireland and it was our final hotel. It was small, not well appointed (no wash cloths, small night stands, light bulb burned out, cracked tiles in the bathroom, tub was too small to soak in comfortably and curved in a dangerous shape for showering). The lobby was lovely, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the hotel made it easy to get to all the local attractions. The staff were incredibly helpful and welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. The rooms were well equipped, extremely clean and very comfortable. Very enjoyable stay & would recommend the hotel for families, couples and groups.

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midlands, england
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice hotel with a great central location . Staff are friendly and efficient. We liked everything about it, The bed was so comfortable and the linen fresh and clean. Tea/coffee facilities good. Catch the public transport bus number 16 to and from the airport for 3.2 euro, it takes around 55 minutes. The bathroom was excellent. Thank you for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here recently as part of a group of 8 for a hen weekend. I was in a triple room which was very spacious, clean and comfortable. The thing that impressed me most was the staff. Everyone we came across was so very helpful and really couldn't do enough for us whether it was the cleaning staff who persisted... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here our first night in Dublin. The location was great and close to a lot of restaurants. Although the room was small, it was very clean and the bed was comfortable! The front desk staff were very friendly and helpful. We were able to store our luggage for a few hours the following morning. The breakfast buffet was... More 

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