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Glenogra Guest House

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   64 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
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Ranked #44 of 161 Dublin B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tampa, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Don't understand why reviewers said staff not friendly, they were courteous, helpful, and made us feel at home. 3 female Americans enjoyed our stay & will be back. Bus across the street for the city and the RDS. Not a area to stay if your on a budget tho, not many pubs in area.

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Dublin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Booked this because I couldn't get into Bewleys hotel. What a surprise, half the price , nice comfortable rooms and a great breakfast menu all in. Nice location and only 5 min away from the train and if your going to the Aviva or Board Gash theater as we were it is perfectly located. On site parking and friendly staff.... More

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Navan, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We stayed here for a rugby match at the nearby Aviva Stadium. The B&B is perfectly located for the Aviva but also only a short and pleasurable walk into town. I do understand what other reviewers have said about the lack of friendliness, I was a bit surprised at how brisk our welcome was, although it was not unfriendly, just... More

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Killinchy, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

I agree with the reviewer who said there is no warmth here - metaphorically and literally. They seem a pleasant family who run it. But there is a sternness and seriousness, and the place is run like a business rather than somewhere that should be hospitable and welcoming. There isn't any friendliness. Not what you want when one is away... More

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Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Great place to stay, very well located, quiet and secure, free parking, lovely facilities and shared common room, good sized rooms which were clean and very well separated with doors to corridors to limit noise. Friendly staff and warm at night. Limited TV channels though - but most of your time will be spent out in any case, alright the... More

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

This was our first trip to Dublin and we chose Glenogra as it had good rating, free parking and easy access into the City centre. The bedrooms were a reasonable size and clean, although the bed was pretty hard! Only 2 choices of cereals but a good choice of cooked breakfast. would have been nice to have yogurt and fresh... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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51 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We came late night by car after a flight from Dublin. The hostess let us in & helped us to check-in quickly. The car parking in front can holds up to 5 cars, but because it was late night the person told us that it'll be too noisy to open the back parking gate... a bit weird, although he offered... More

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

The Glenogra's brochure boasts of a "luxurious base for both recreational and business travellers and "all bedrooms are beautifully decorated" - so it fails on both counts regrettably. There was no beauty or luxury in our experience. We went on the tripadvisor reviews 8.6 and were disappointed. Whilst it is well appointed in the Ballsbridge area which is a brilliant... More

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Port Orchard, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

This is a well run B&B in an excellent area of Dublin. When you first come in you can't help but be impressed and when we saw our room I was even more impressed. So what's the problem? The first order of business is to ensure guests get a good nights sleep. If anyone is sleeping well on the mattresses... More

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New Zealand
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64 reviews 64 reviews
59 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We stayed here for 3 nights as part of our Irish tour. We found it a good base as the Dart train was 5 minutes walk away and the bus into town was right across the road. Both were only 5-10 minutes travelling time. Our room was large and comfortable and clean with a nice outlook to the front of... More

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Address: 64 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant
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Ranked #44 of 161 B&Bs / Inns in Dublin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Glenogra Guest House 5*
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