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Othello Guesthouse

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2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   74 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, Ireland (North City Centre)
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Othello Guesthouse
Ranked #135 of 162 Dublin B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2008

Bad: no lift, so we had to carry our bag three floors. The room, with a terrible smell to smoke. In the bathroom, one piece broken. Besides, we had reserved place for parking, ¡and we couldn't park in it! I will not return, of course.

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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2008

Othello Hotel June 08 I was worried after reading other reviews but as they dated back to last year we hoped for the best. Upon our arrival we were received by a very friendly receptionist and shown were the breakfast room etc was. I have to agree the decor could do with upgrading but the rooms were spotless clean, (including... More 

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London, England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2007

Having read the reviews of others before our weekend stay, I was a litle concerned about what would be awaiting us on arrival. We were pleasantly surprised. This hotel represents very good value for money and is not as bad as other reviews suggest. We stayed in a ground floor room at the back (which was nice and quiet). It... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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25 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2007

We waited too long to book our stay in Dublin, and also didn't realize the dates we would be there coincided with a bank holiday weekend. Thus, we ended up four adults to a room at the Othello Guesthouse. It's located relatively near O'Connell Street, the main bus station, and a few nightclubs. Other than that, it was pretty disappointing.... More 

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east midlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2007

The hotel has an impressive foyer, comparing this to the room, which was clean and tidy, but with no frills. We stayed in a room at the rear of the hotel which ensured we heard very little noise from the street. We had no light in the bathroom, which we did ask to have replaced, this unfortunately, did not get... More 

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East Sussex, UK
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2007

Our first room was below ground level with a noisy extractor van sounding across the road, bars on the window and a broken handle on the window which meant you could hear everyone walk past as well as the drone of the fan all night. We requested a room change, which they did into a room where the carpet didn't... More 

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5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2007

A group of 10 stayed for the weekend Ideal location, the staff were friendly and accommodating, the hotel was clean and tidy, it was cheap and cheerful for a weekend away, we would definately stay there again

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2007

Absolutely no ! 1) The place need REALLY a serius refurnishment !!! 2) The room i had (and most of them are so) was directly facing Gardiner st and this, combined with the first point (windows are at least one hundred year old (!!!) ) involved that for tree days we could not sleep in spite of using earplugs. It... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2007

Still under going a face lift, shame they didn't take that into account when paying the bill!!! Kettle looked like someone had a camp fire in there from the previous night, still wouldn't change it even though they did say they would. Shower looked liked it had never been cleaned this year, Kitchen was still in bits and workmen working... More 

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11 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2007

Oh dear. I had read the previous reviews of this hotel and so arrived with a little bit of pre-warning and trepidation. The electricity supply box in bits in the lobby was not a good sign. I was late arriving and allocated room 42, which is an annex at the back of the hotel. This is reached by going outside... More 

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Additional Information about Othello Guesthouse

Address: 74 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > North City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Othello Guesthouse 2*
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Othello Guesthouse Dublin

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