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The Marilyn Mansion

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   37 Garville Avenue, Dublin D6, Ireland
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Ranked #36 of 160 Dublin B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to stay in Dublin for a few nights you should definitely choose the Marilyn Mansion guesthouse. It's located in Rathgar which has over five bus routes going into the city centre. The house itself is big and clean with nicely decorated rooms and very friendly and helpful staff.

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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I stayed here for one night with my teenage son. we had booked for accomodation with shared bathroom but on arrival were told we had been upgraded to an ensuite room. Our room was spotless (as was the bathroom), comfortable and warm. Breakfast was continental (as clearly stated on website) but generous. I am a bit bemused by some negative... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Wifi worked great. Staff was incredibly knowledgeable and helpful. Rooms were clean and warm. Breakfast was small but good none the less. Perfect distance from downtown to walk and right on the bus lines so getting around was a breeze.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We stayed for one night. We were made very welcome. Staff were very helpful. As it was more like a hostel we were unsure what to expect, but it was such good value so we chose here. We booked an ensuite room. It was fairly basic but everything we needed. It was spotlessly clean. The bed was firm but very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Marilyn Mansion is a great value, one of the best in Dublin. The staff was very friendly, letting us check in early so we could tour the city worry free. The breakfast was excellent and attended by a truly international group of guests. In the morning, the staff went out of their way to help us book a room at... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Booked this online, due to price. The room was clean but it was absolutely freezing! Tried to turn on/up the radiator, but wasn't able to increase the temperature. The single glazed window simply wasn't enough to keep out the draught. I was also a bit disappointed that while it was a cheap hostel, there were no toiletries provided at all.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I had to attend in interview in Dublin earlier this month on the Southside of Dublin and searched online for a budget b&B or hotel, and the best option appeared to be the Marilyn Mansion in Rathgar. As I am very familiar with this part of Dublin and usually stay in Rathmines when I visit Dublin, the location was near... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I booked for 7 nights in a double room for just myself. I found the staff to be very accommodating, friendly and ready to help with any request or questions I had. They supplied easy to follow directions and maps. The rooms are bright, pleasant and comfortable. Although the Mansion is a fair distance from the city centre it is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

It was exactly what we expected, a very good price/value ratio. It's very simple, but very clean, friendly place with extremly helpful stuff. The breakfast was nice, and if you book your room on their website then it's f

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Address: 37 Garville Avenue, Dublin D6, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Marilyn Mansion 3*
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