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The Clarence

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06/05/2017 06/06/2017
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Charming hotel in a perfect location for sight seeing, 1 block from Temple Bar area. Large, clean rooms and friendly, helpful staff. Plenty of restaurants and pubs near by. Highly recommend. Definitely will stay here on my next visit to Dublin.

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State College, Pennsylvania
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great central location and staff. Room very comfortable and facilities/amenities excellent. Our room was a riverview room and on the fourth floor. Had a noise issue -- thumping of music from pub next door until the wee hours. Requested to be moved the next day and staff accommodated the request.

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Bangor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at The Clarence Wednesday to Friday and really enjoyed the experience. The reception staff were very helpful and welcoming friendly. The room was modern and bright with all the facilities we are used to, the bed was huge and so comfortable it was just asking to be slept in. Breakfast was superb with lots to choose from we had...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

How this place has become a landmark is beyond me. It has all the charm of a Travelodge at a higher price. I fail to see the appeal other than the connection to U2. That may be why the bar attracts the most pretentious clientele I've ever come across. When I stayed there the place was in bad need of...

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Gananoque, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Clarence Hotel as a treat for my 50th birthday. We stayed 6 nights in a Deluxe Room that did face the Temple Bar area. First I must give praise to James at the front desk. We arrived around 8am from the airport after a long and tiring flight from Canada. James was extremely kind and told...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Clarence was lovely, and we were within walking distance of everything we came to see. (Guinness, Jameson, Temple Bar District, Trinity) We had a lovely deluxe room overlooking the bustling Temple Bar District. If you have a limited time to spend in Dublin, The Clarence is right in the heart of it all.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

always wanted an excuse to stay at the clarence, we wernt dissapointed, the junior river suite was a stylish but homely with amazing views of the liffey,and in the heart of temple bar district making it a good spot to explore the city richard shoreham by sea

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Located inside the heart of Dublin, close to great food, great pubs and all the attractions. Room is of a good size and service is impeccable. Downstairs restaurant )Cleaver Eat) has fine food and good selection of drinks.

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PressUpEntertainment, Manager at The Clarence, responded to this review

It's great to know you enjoyed impeccable service during your recent stay here at The Clarence. We hope it's this that encourages you to return in the near future for another enjoyable stay.

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were lucky to get an upgrade to a penthouse suite. What more could you expect? Stunning view over Dublin. Extremely friendly staff, very helpful. The hotel is in Temple Bar, so don't expect real quietness – close the windows at night. Or better walk only a few meters and enjoy the nightlife

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I'm very happy to read you enjoyed the upgrade during your recent stay with us and that the team here were extremely friendly and helpful. Your understanding that given the locality of the hotel, noise is sometimes likely is appreciated and we hope to welcome you back again soon.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had a great stay here at the Clarence. The staff were helpful and friendly and the room was lush and we even had a balcony which was a surprise and really great as the weather was so lovely Would defiantly recommend and can not wait to visit again

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It's wonderful to read that you had a great stay here and found the team at The Clarence to be helpful. We look forward to you hopefully visiting again.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clarence boasts fifty bedrooms and suites, along with our world famous Penthouse Suite. Our rooms range from Classic through Deluxe and on to our River View and Garden Terrace Suites. Our furnishings are simple: classic Shaker oak, beds dressed in cool white linen, sitting elegantly in contrast to a palate of vibrant cardinal colours, rich drapes and luxe carpets. We aim to provide all the simple needs of our guests and we offer 'round the clock room service and all rooms have complimentary WiFi as standard. Our city centre location means car space is at a premium, but we do have a small underground car park that can be reserved for a small nightly supplement. It is also worth noting that our location does mean that the area can be lively at night, especially at the weekends and while we have taken every effort to reduce noise, it is not possible to block it all out. Please do consider this before booking. Within the hotel complex there are many drinking and dining experiences, from the chilled out bliss of The Study to the super stylish Octagon Bar, the perfect spot for an afternoon cocktail or a laid back nightcap. We also have Michelin star chef Oliver Dunne's Cleaver East restaurant within our walls and we are very proud that Oliver and his team provide all catering at the hotel, so whether it's a late night bite in your room or a Full Irish breakfast the next morning, you know your food will be of the highest standard, made from the freshest produce, closely cared for by Michelin starred hands. In the bowels of our building you will find the luxurious cocktail and food bar The Liquor Rooms, home to Dublin's arts set and the first ROI bar ever to be nominated in the prestigious Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards. On our first floor, overlooking the River Liffey lies The Cleaver East Suite at The Clarence, which can be reserved for special occasions, from large weddings to intimate business meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Clarence

Address: 6-8 Wellington Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $151 - $487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Clarence 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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The Clarence Hotel Dublin
Clarence Hotel Dublin
Clarence Dublin
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#30 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#50 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#53 Business Hotel in Dublin
#56 Family Hotel in Dublin
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“Ask for a quiet room unless you are out partying until the wee hours.”
H5731FXjamess, yesterday | Read review
“Ask for a river view room”
E8680XTjohnh, 2 days ago | Read review
“I would recommend a room with a view of the river. A bit quieter for the most part.”
molly1081967, 2 days ago | Read review
“We didn't get to see other rooms but something facing the river would be beneficial.”
seanbL38UT, 5 days ago | Read review
“Be sure to check out the bar next door called 'The Liquor Rooms' - one of my favorite hidden spots we found during this trip.”
chrissY8846TB, 1 week ago | Read review
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