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Castleknock, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I went to the Lock on Sunday with my sisters for lunch, the experience was not one of my best as i had been a frequent visitor prior to the change in ownership. None of the staff appeared to be trained as they forgot to take our order after giving out the menus, they then forgot to bring cutlery with... More 

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Thank Jacqueline B
Dublin, Ireland
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Recently reopened and under new management the Canal Bar is a great dining experience. The menu has a lot of great options at affordable prices. The night we were there the restaurant was very busy and had a great atmosphere. The service was excellent and there were no delays in receiving our order.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to the restaurant now that it has reopened as a fish restaurant to try it out and have been highly disappointed. The menu is very very poor with only two fish related dishes in the main course list. The restaurant was cold and the roof was leaking above three of the tables we went too. Service was painfully slow... More 

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Thank Mark F
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

I have been here during the summer and it's a really nice place. You can stay inside or go outside if the weather permits. But they have a very nice Hamburger. Long time I have not been here though. But I really suggest this place if you are in blanchardstown.

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1 Thank apasseri
Dublin, Ireland
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6 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

Walking past the other day I noticed the Twelfth Lock was still closed. The handwritten note on the window still says it is a temporary closure and that it will re-open shortly - it was the same note from weeks ago! No sign of anything happening here at all, unfortunately.

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1 Thank academy53
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

Good hotel with Great pub and great atmosphere! Service is great and friendly! I' ve been there more than a few times and it's always been a good time! Great selection of beers also! Food menu is plenty of interesting and tasty dishes! Highly recommended!

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Dublin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

I had lunch here today with a colleague. We arrived for a meeting at 11.30 -and were welcomed for coffee - offered a seat inside or out on the terrace. The service was prompt and very pleasant. Nothing was a problem. 2 x coffees were served perfectly and with little chocolate treats which were a nice surprise. We were offered... More 

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Danville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

This was a great find. I booked online and had no idea what to expect. The bar/restaurant is big with friendly and efficient staff and excellent food. The hotel rooms are very clean and the price is hard to beat. Outside you can go for a lovely walk along the canal and the city is close by. I would highly... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

This is a small hotel, based at the side of the Canal, near Castleknock village, with Canal views at the front. There is a railway running at the back of the hotel, but this has never bothered us, as we only ever eat there. The Phoenix Park, with Dublin Zoo and Cricket, Polo Grounds and tourist hop-on hop-off buses is... More 

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3 Thank GerH990
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

We are frequent visitors to the 12th lock and it never disappoints. The food is great for pub grub and there's a really friendly atmosphere and great staff. On hot days there is a lovely beer garden over looking the canal. Great spot! Good selection of beers available too.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Twelfth Lock Hotel

Address: Castleknock Marina, Royal Canal, Castleknock 15, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Castleknock
Hotel Class:3 star — Twelfth Lock Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Twelfth Lock Hotel Castleknock, County Dublin
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