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Portobello Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   33 South Richmond Street, Dublin 2, Ireland (South City Centre)
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Ranked #117 of 177 hotels in Dublin
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is located at the junction of a main road (handy for buses into the centre) and the canal. Quite a nice setting on the canal side but would not want to walk along the main road late at night. Was advertised on our booking site as "close to St Stephens Green" but think that was stretching things a... More

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Baumholder, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is the bee's knees. We were skeptical after seeing a few bad reviews, but when we arrived here we were so happy we booked this hotel! The front desk staff let us check in early and had the maid clean our room first so we could move our belongings in. The bed was incredibly comfortable. Bathroom was nice.... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exactly what I needed for my base to explore Dublin over a weekend. Location was ideal, nice view from the room over the river. Staff were friendly and welcoming. The room itself was ideal but the bathroom could do with updating - there was lots of filler everywhere and the shower was more like a tap than anything else. Putting... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My bedroom was beside reception so I was kept awake by doors opening and closing all night, and by the night porter chatting at 4am. The room was spacious with wifi, tea and coffee and a large tv. The carpet could do with a clean and the bed was not the most comfortable. The bathroom had been recently upgraded and... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I read some not so nice reviews about this place, and I'm glad to say that my stay here was great. The refurbishment is over, and everything looks cozy and nice. The staff is awesome, the bed is comfy, and zero noise from the pub downstairs. The room was spacious and comfortable, bathroom was impeccable. For all this, quality-price ration... More

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the Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Had a very pleasant 4 night stay at this hotel. The location is just on the edge of the city center of Dublin, but easy to go there on foot. Within 15 minutes you're at St. Stephens Green. Hotel is situated on a lively street, and I loved it, so many little restaurants and pubs to choose from. You always... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Recently I booked to stay at the Portobello Hotel for 4 nights as I am currently working in Dublin. From the website on booking.com the hotel appeared to be decent. It was by no means cheap - charging a rate of €80 + per night. I went to check in late last night, only to find the building covered in... More

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Stayed here on Sunday Feb 16/2014 & everything was great. Got to check in early, rooms were clean, service was friendly, lots of tourist info from the staff & locals, free Irish breakfast when you book through the hotel. Nice pub downstairs (very comfy while having a pint) Just fantastic!!! It's also close to the shopping centre & tons of... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Overall 5 out of 5 for this hotel close to city center and the very charming area Ranelagh - restaurants, pubs. Rooms are fine, Rates are fine, Location right at the channel is cute, People are nice. There is a pub belonging to it - on the second floor whth open windows I didnt hear a sound. LUCA tram -... More

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21 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

Great little hotel with a few issues. OK! The staff were 5 stars and helped us with any questions or problems. We have to say Valentino is great, this guy was a walking encyclopedia on Dublin. The food package of a meal and a drink for €10 was great though sometimes disappointing because they had sold out. Good location to... More

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Address: 33 South Richmond Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > South City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Portobello Hotel 2*
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