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Academy Plaza Hotel

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ACADEMY PLAZA HOTEL is a family run business located in the heart of Dublin. Just off O'Connell street it is well connected to all means of transportation and a walking distance from Temple Bar, Croke park, business district as well as Dublin business convention centre. Our hotel has 304 newly refurbished bedrooms and suites, with modern facilities in all rooms as well as a number of accessible rooms. Hotel amenities include a stunning marbled lobby, Plaza Bar & Grill, 5 meeting rooms, a fitness room and complimentary WiFi access throughout the entire hotel. Our friendly staff provides excellent guest service with genuine friendliness and integrity so weather you are visiting for leisure or business it is the perfect place to stay.
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Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair access
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Centrally Located
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
137Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
45Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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All reviews o'connell street great location temple bar bar next door airport bus hop on hop within walking distance rooms are small tour buses would stay here again buffet breakfast stayed here for nights central location double room trinity college would highly recommend this hotel visiting dublin
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On a two night stay in Dublin in November, we stayed at the Academy Plaza. The staff were pleasant and friendly, and the room, while on the small side was fine for our stay with everything we needed, and clean. The location of the hotel...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank lovesthesun-7
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have just returned from a 4 night stay a this hotel with my husband and two friends (2nd - 6th December 2018). You cannot fault the location or service. Having read the reviews before I booked I asked for a quiet room (723 and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank The_Hungry_Hen
Response from ZoranV222, Guest Relations Manager at Academy Plaza HotelResponded yesterday

Dear The_Hungry_Hen, Thank you very much for your five star review. We are delighted to see that you have recognised our efforts to provide a five star service for all off our guests and that you have enjoyed in your stay with us. Also, thank...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This hotel is right in the city centre, with a taxi rank outside and on the main bus rote. The room are a little small but very comfortable and the shower is great. The staff are incredibly helpful, you receive a warm welcome when you...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank DizzyDonna84
Response from ZoranV222, Guest Relations Manager at Academy Plaza HotelResponded yesterday

Dear DizzyDonna84, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide the feedback in regards of your stay with us. Our Hotel is in the middle of the City centre and that makes it easy reachable from the Airport as the bus stops right...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed 5 nights in November and it was fantastic. The staff greeted us warmly and by the 3rd night they knew who we were. I was expecting a shabby hotel as well considering it was only 3 stars, but I was wrong. This place...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank 917Manjit
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed here Sunday, have to say the welcome at reception when we checked in was terrible, the lady might aswel have been a robot, first impressions last, I also work with the public and no matter what my mood is I always put a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 239bredaf
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November 30, 2018|
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Response from ZoranV222 | Property representative |
Dear banksie19, The price for the breakfast if not prebooked the day before is 12,50€. If you book the breakfast at least one day in advance , then the price for the breakfast is 9,90€. Kind regards, Zoran... More
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November 17, 2018|
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Response from RosyDoodle | Reviewed this property |
I can't recall seeing one but I feel sure one would be made available to you
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I did not find an iron in our room. There are certainly rooms with ironing facilities. Please ask at the reception
Room Tips
"Quiet rooms are overlooking the alley between the hotel and the next building. Overlooking the front of..."
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"Our room was not facing the street and was quiet."
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"Corner rooms are larger"
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"They have single to quad rooms which were great for us"
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