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Portobello Bed and Breakfast

77 South Circular Road | Portobello, Dublin Dublin 8, Ireland (South City Centre)
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Ranked #25 of 161 Dublin B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Naples, Italy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good value for money accomodation. The house and the rooms are very nice and clean, it has a free parking space and it is located at walking distance from the city center. The breakfast was good. Highly recommended

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Gilbert, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Portobello B&B was quite a great find for us. The couple that run the place are extremely warm and friendly. We had a fine time talking with them during the excellent breakfast they put on. The rooms are very nice and comfortable. And, the Dublinbus stop is right outside the door. If you don't want the bus, central Dublin... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed at the Portobello B&B from May 30-June 5. The location is fantastic, a very pleasant walk to town or if you are not feeling up to it there are bus options right outside the door. The accommodations were wonderful, very clean and comfortable. There is a lovely back garden which we were encouraged to use as well. There... More

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3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I stayed there for three nights last February. I loved it. But there are some drawbacks. The location suited my purpose (I was on a business trip to a nearby establishment) but it took me some time to find out how to get there by bus. Dublin transport is not easy to navigate once you get to the centre, they... More

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59 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

N53°19.930' W6°16.388' Dublin's pricey tag is obvious and it got some pretty pricey pillows too. City centre midrange rooms will cost upwards of €120 and Temple Bar B&B's and hostels harvest in noisy and fleapit reviews. Read the terrible reviews for confirmation. If you're willing to endure a little bit of taxi trauma (taxi drivers from the airport are rip-off... More

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Winsted, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

-clean room -bedroom was nice but bathroom could use a little updating however, bathroom was clean -about 15min walk to Temple Bar area -VERY kind and helpful staff -no comment on the breakfast-- we did not have any For the price, this location is good and the accommodations are good too

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Good enough price for location proximity to the city, with a good size room and bathroom. Clean if dated. Welcomed nicely by hostess and room was nice size. Host very chatty which some people might like, too much for me as i was late for the chatting! Parking was just off street but given a disc for the evening. Slept... More

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here with my family for my 40th birthday! The hotel was spotless, warm and welcoming! The host's we're helpful and friendly, whilst not overbearing! And even baked me a beautiful birthday cake! I cannot rate this hotel highly enough, and we will be returning as soon as possible! Fabulous!

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London
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

My wife and I stayed there for 3 nights. The owners/hosts are a lovely couple and made us feel welcome and comfortable. The rooms are good sized and most importantly the beds were comfortable ensuring a good night sleep. There is a direct bus to Dublin airport. City centre is 10 minutes stroll away and there is a Tesco express... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Great hotel! Staff most helpful and pleasant!. The staff is most helpful in telling about places to go and see and things to do The hotel was perfectly clean and the rooms were very well presented. The bar area was really nice and relaxed and always a great atmosphere but never too busy. Breakfast was delicious and had a great... More

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Address: 77 South Circular Road | Portobello, Dublin Dublin 8, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > South City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Portobello B&B is a small family business (establishment) run by Eileen and Paul Coughlin since 1997. It is a 3 * townhouse approved by Failte Ireland, the official Irish Tourist Board. We are LOCATED in the Portobello area of the South Circular Road which was known as "Little Jerusalem". The Irish Jewish Museum is situated in nearby Walforth Road. George Bernard Shaw, the famous playwright was born in Synge Street in 1856 and his birthplace is open to the public. Portobello B&B is a Victorian brick townhouse built in 1881 and we have single, double/twin and family rooms. *WE PROVIDE FREE CAR PARKING. *COMPLIMENTARY WIFI ... more   less 
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