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O'Donoghue's

2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   15 Merrion Row | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
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Ranked #51 of 160 Dublin B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My party of six adults all aged 40's and over, arrived in this wonderful hostelry in Ireland's capital last Sunday for a 2 night birthday treat visit to the capital. We are big fans of the Dubliners, particularly the originals, Ronnie, Luke, Barney, John etc. We were very excited and were greeted with a real Dublin welcome from Patrick 'darling'... More

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clacton essex
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent 3 nights very central for Shopping Centre, Grafton Street,Natural History Museum and the Art Gallery. Clean room with comfortable bed. En suite bit old fashioned but this is an old building with character. Pub downstairs lively in the evening and other good pubs close by. Would definitely stay here again. So much go do and see in Dublin. Don't... More

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glasgow
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

bit hard to get a seat and the toilets are down stairs bit hard with mobility probs but the atmosphere and banter overruled all the had a great laugh and good service the barman john let us give him all our glasgow banter took it on the chin and he was a great laugh thanks for having us mental folk... More

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Strabane, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Nearby St Stephen's Green as I wouldn't stay anywhere else in Dublin. Adore the area. The price was great and we were only down the road from the actual Green. Amazing value. Comfortable room that provided a good night's sleep. The bar was lovely and the staff very friendly and helpful. This area is beautiful especially around Christmas. Would stay... More

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We popped in for a quick Guinness, it soon became apparent that we could easily stay for quite a while, although it was quite expensive (€12 for 1 Guinness & 1 Baccardi and Coke!) We stopped in as we were passing, early Friday evening and place was already very busy, with a great friendly relaxed atmosphere.

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Towson, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

What a perfect place to stay in the city of Dublin during Christmastime. Just couldn't beat the room over the pub--it was exactly what we were looking for. Room was huge, clean and easily accessible. The bar was just as described on its website--busy and buzzing with locals and visitors alike. Oliver went above and beyond in assuring that we... More

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

The staff are great and very friendly..I felt very at home and comfortable here. Fanatastic music scene. Only downside I can see for others is it is very loud at night as it is a very popular place..but honestly I wouldnt recommend staying here if your looking to stay in your room on a saturday night and sleep.

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New York City, NY, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Far from temple bar, relatively speaking, this is a true neighborhood spot. perfect for a relaxing pint after a long day of sightseeing or chatting it up to find the best meal in town. They prepour the Guinness half way so you can get it right away and served a few dozen in the hour we enjoyed at the bar.... More

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10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

If you are looking for that authentic Dublin experience, look no further for your accommodations and pub to hang out at. However, your expectations must be in check to stay here. When the check in desk is the bartender at the pub downstairs, you can't expect to have room service or anything amenities-wise. It is what it states..a guest house... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

We were recommended to visit this famous pub as we love atmospheric and character in a pub. Very well known as a hangout for local musicians who sit around and play together over a pint. you can taste the character and it oozes history. Also without a doubt the best pint of Guinness in Dublin and the guys behind the... More

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Also Known As:
o`Donoghue`s Hotel Dublin
o`Donoghue`s Hotel
Address: 15 Merrion Row | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Hotel Style:
Ranked #51 of 160 B&Bs / Inns in Dublin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — O'Donoghue's 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
O'Donoghue's is one of Dublin's most famous traditional Irish bars which offer a number of tastefully decorated guestrooms. O'Donoghue's is the perfect base to explore the city of Dublin with Trinity College, the national art gallery and St Stephen's Green right on our doorstep. With traditional Irish music in the bar each evening a stay at O'Donoghue's offers guests the complete Dublin experience. ... more   less 
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