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Grand Canal Hotel

3.0 of 5 Grand Canal Street Upper | Ballsbridge, Dublin Dublin 4, Ireland
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Vienna, Austria
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel itself was lovely and despite the first online impression of the stuffy looking interior it turned out to be quite stylish. The complimentary Wifi and parking are great, and the rooms are spacious and well stocked with bathrobes, tea making facility etc. A wide range of TV and radio stations is available. What I couldn't understand though was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good hotel with a breakfast fit for a King if you are sightseeing for the day. Limited range of facilities at the hotel especially later at night. It does not feature what I would call fine dining. Also it is not close to the centre so unless you like walking a friendship with the local cab companies is a must.... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We booked overnight stay and show through the hotel with 2 course dinner included. Reception staff very friendly and efficient. We were upgraded to a suite as well as our friends who were also staying. Our suite was large with a balcony. It was very clean but the furniture and decor was dated and tired whereas the suite our friends... More

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Maynooth, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend I stayed in Grand Canal Hotel on Friday night and went to Bord Gais theatre to see Rock of Ages. We arrived straight from work, booked in and went to the show. On arrival back about 10.20 we wanted to eat but no food served after 10pm. We were told that there was a room menu served from... More

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Warrenpoint, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unusually we were given a disabled access room; I just hope we weren't depriving someone who needed it. Secondly, there was a very palpable smell of stale cigarette smoke in the room which didn't really help our enjoyment of our stay. Thirdly the Gasworks Pub definitely needs an overhaul. It was like something which was thrown together to try to... More

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Roscommon, Roscommon, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very happy with our stay here. We booked a show through the hotel also. When we arrived all the docs were prepared and ready for us. The staff were excellent and very helpful and friendly. There is fee parking. The bar food was very good - particularly the sandwich/ salad bar.

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61 hotel reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing special but nice enough, clean, room did smell of stale smoke and had an ashtray in it - you'd think in this day and age all rooms would be non-smoking. Beds a little soft. Good wifi. Staff friendly. About a 10-15 minute walk from main shopping area in Dublin, 15 minute walk from the convention centre along the canal... More

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Accra, Ghana
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

+ Walking Distance into centre of Dublin Quiet road Railway station to Dun Laoghaire Breakfast Buffet (could vary much more) Nice Pub Friendly Personnell Well equipped room Nice bathroom Modern radio with docking station WiFi Airport shuttle Some Spar not far away - I have no point in this section! Go for it when travelling to Dublin

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Cork
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20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel on a Sunday night for a business meeting the next day. Reception (Grainne) was very helpful at check-in and other staff were helpful also. The hotel was clean a quiet so I got a good nights sleep. I availed of the room service for dinner and it was very pleasant and rapide service . Small... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel for the Irish Greyhound Derby Final. It was a perfect location for us, the rooms are all you need, and in general I got a good feeling about the hotel. The bar is lovely and there is a good food menu also. I will be back for sure.

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Address: Grand Canal Street Upper | Ballsbridge, Dublin Dublin 4, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Canal Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 142
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