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Grand Canal Hotel

#48 of 174 Hotels in Dublin
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Grand Canal Street Upper | Ballsbridge, Dublin Dublin 4, Ireland
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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85 reviews 85 reviews
4 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed 5 nights at Grand Canal Hotel. The rooms were very large for European hotels. We had 3 chairs, a table, dresser, two night stands, a place to hang clothes, and a king size bed. The bath room was large also with a deep tub with shower above and a large vanity with sink and good hot water. The... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

booked in here by my agent. Handy for town. Clean rooms, pleasant service. Carvery lunch as good value good portions and good service. Good bus service to and from the airport which is excellent value.

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Penticton, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked a seven night stay in the Grand Canal Hotel for our first visit to Dublin. Found it to be a good location for the Docklands area and still only a 20 minute walk to downtown centre. Close to theatre and rugby stadium. Only a couple of blocks to DART(rapid transit) station, which we used to go to Howth for... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed in this hotel recently and had a very pleasant stay. There were 4 of us one with limited mobility. The staff at reception were so accommodating and nice. They provided us with 2 lovely rooms, one being a suite. We had a very nice meal in the restaurant and the staff were great. Will be returning .

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GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for leaving a review following your stay with us. We're delighted that you had such a good stay and that you felt the staff were very accommodating. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel soon. Kind regards, Lisa More 

Cheshire,
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Irish host chose the hotel for a group of us. The location is on the edge of the city and the price was reasonable (99 euros b&b). All our rooms were available when we arrived in the morning. We will book again when we come again. The room included tea making facilities, an iron and ironing board and a... More 

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GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Great to hear that you had such a good stay and that you will be back. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel in the future. Kind regards, Lisa More 

Ridgefield, Connecticut
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I used his hotel at the recommendation of my tour group, Vagabond. I was very pleased at the hotel. The rooms are large, the staff is kind, and it's within walking distance to most things. I'm returning after my trip and looking forward to my stay again.

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GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, We're delighted to hear that out hotel was recommended to you and that you really enjoyed the hotel having stayed here yourself. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Grand Canal Hotel on your next visit. Kind regards, Lisa More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have stayed in April for three nights and on two other occasions all of which never failed to impress. Twice we arrived before noon and our room was ready for us and we were upgraded without asking which was a lovely surprise. All the staff are exceptional and are more than helpful. The complimentary car park... More 

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GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal Hotel, responded to this review

That you very much for your feedback following a number of stays with us. We're trilled that you have so many wonderful things to say about all aspects of your stay and that you would highly recommend our hotel to others. We look forward to welcoming you and your husband back on your next visit. Kind regards, Lisa More 

Cork, Cork, Ireland
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60 reviews 60 reviews
26 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister and I stayed in the Grand Canal Hotel on a room only basis last night May 6th as we were attending the Chris de Burgh concert in the Bord Gais Energy Theatre. Firstly I have to say their rates are very good compared to many hotels in the area and that was one of the reasons I chose... More 

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GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Your insightful feedback is very much appreciated. I am very glad that as a whole you enjoyed your stay and that you would book with us again in the future. We agree that it is an ideal choice of hotel when attending a show at the Bord Gais Enersy Theatre. With regards to the other items mentioned which you... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself, my sister and my mother stayed here in March. We were going to a show in the Bord Gais theatre so the location was perfect. The rooms were a good size and the hotel in within walking distance of Grafton street.

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GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, We're delighted that you, your Sister and your Mother chose to stay with the Grand Canal Hotel when attending a show at the Bord Gaid Energy Theatre and that you felt the location was perfect. We hope that you were happy with all aspects of your stay and hope to welcome you all back in the future. Kind regards,... More 

Gorey, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my wife have stayed twice around early December. We live in Wexford, about 1.5 hours drive from Dublin City Centre. We used the hotel as a base while we did our Christmas shopping and either took in a show or visited tourist sites such as the Guinness Storehouse or the Jamieson Distillery. The hotel is perfect for this... More 

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GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Mark, thank you very much for such a wonderful review following you stay with us in December. The lead up to Christmas is such a lovely time in Dublin and we are delighted that you chose The Grand Canal Hotel as your base while visiting with your wife. We agree that the hotel is in a great location and... More 

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