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“temple bar hotel and buskers next door”
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Temple Bar Hotel
Ranked #40 of 153 Hotels in Dublin
Leeds, United Kingdom
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“temple bar hotel and buskers next door”
Reviewed April 1, 2013

the staff at hotel are lovely and are really happy to help,we arrived very early morning and they got us a room as soon as they could,we left our bags and went to look about,the rooms were comfy clean we were on 4th floor but still a lot of noise but we didnt mind as we went out till late.tesco,s is oppisite hotel open till 10pm,if you come out of hotel and faceing tesco go right. down the road lots of pubs and music and places to eat. turn left outside hotel to end of street then left agian and you can walk into town lots of shops.buy pints not halves its cheaper drinks are anything from 5euros to 8 euros .the hotel breackfast is lovely and evening meal was 60 euros two courses plus 2 drinks that was for two people we had steak .we will go again.we wont go at easter though no drinks on religious days anywhere not even shops didnt spoil it though.bar next door is also night club good fun and live music

Room Tip: get a room high up and away from street side as is noisey till 5 am really bad but if you like to st...
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with friends
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tbhmgt, General Manager at Temple Bar Hotel, responded to this review, April 2, 2013
Dear tiptop587,

Thank you for taking the time to write this great review of your stay in Temple Bar Hotel. It is always a pleasure to be of assistance and to read such positive feedback on the hotel.

I will pass on your kind remarks to the rest of the team here.

Kind regards,
Guy Thompson, General Manager
Temple Bar Hotel, Dublin’s Most Centrally Located Hotel
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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed March 31, 2013

I was a bit concerned about the potential to be awake all night from noise levels, so I emailed the property prior to arriving to request a quiet room.
I didn't end up hearing a peep. My only issue is the fact that the water pressure seems weak and the tub drained extremely slowly. They are pretty minor in the grand scheme of things and having the Tesco market across the road was extremely convenient.
Violet at the front desk was extremely helpful. She is a real gem.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled solo
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tbhmgt, General Manager at Temple Bar Hotel, responded to this review, April 2, 2013
Dear In206,

Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your stay in the Temple Bar Hotel. It is always great to hear such positive feedback regarding our staff. Here at Temple Bar Hotel, we pride ourselves on our central location and I am glad this enhanced your trip to Dublin.

I will pass on your kind remarks to Violetta and the rest of the team here.

Kind regards,
Guy Thompson, General Manager
Temple Bar Hotel, Dublin’s Most Centrally Located Hotel
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Fullerton, California
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Reviewed March 31, 2013

Stayed at the Temple Bar during Spring break ....Great location , good customer service, clean rooms but small....The hotel is loud at night for those wanting to sleep but still a great value for the money

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
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Thank comeflywithme56
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tbhmgt, General Manager at Temple Bar Hotel, responded to this review, April 2, 2013
Dear comeflywithme56,

Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your stay in Temple Bar Hotel. It is always great to hear such positive feedback. Here at Temple Bar Hotel, we pride ourselves on our central location and I am glad this enhanced your trip to Dublin.

We do have quiet rooms in the hotel and will always try to allocate them when requested, so if you choose to stay with us again in the future, we will be sure to accommodate you with one of these rooms.

I will pass on your kind remarks to the rest of the team here.
Kind regards,
Guy Thompson, General Manager
Temple Bar Hotel, Dublin’s Most Centrally Located Hotel
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Reviewed March 28, 2013

One of the reasons we decided to stay here was because the Hotel GM frequently replies to the reviews. We felt that showed the staff really cared about the guests. That couldn't be more true here. We arrived on an overnight flight for the US, and our bags were left behind in London during a transfer. It took four days for British Airways to locate our belongings and get them to the hotel. Throughout those days all of the staff at the front desk were helpful in calling the airport for us to check on the baggage. They offered affordable stores close to the hotel to purchase a change of clothing. From what we were told this happens regularly and they were empathetic to our situation and did everything possible to help.

There were some negative reviews about the noise, but it wasn't a problem for us. On the night of St. Patrick's Day we slept with the tv on, but noise is to be expected on Patrick's Day. The location is right in the middle of everything. We walked everywhere and were no more than a mile from all the Dublin tourist spots. I can't say enough good things about this hotel.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
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tbhmgt, General Manager at Temple Bar Hotel, responded to this review, March 29, 2013
Dear Ohio_guy742,

Thank you for taking the time to write this great review of your stay in Temple Bar Hotel. It is always a pleasure to be of assistance and also to read such positive feedback on the hotel.

I will pass on your kind remarks to the rest of the team here.

Kind regards,
Guy Thompson, General Manager
Temple Bar Hotel, Dublin’s Most Centrally Located Hotel
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wicklow
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Reviewed March 27, 2013

Never stead here before have to say was well impressed! Hotel entry was warm and nicely decorated the room was one of the most spacious I've stayed in,in the city centre the bed was huge and so comfortable the room had everything that sometimes u have to ring reception for fridge,coffee maker,iron and lots more! The door man to the club next door couldn't have been nicer.. Only downfall was when we got back at around 12am the porter was rude we asked him for a drink and without eye contact he told us to go back on the street for 1!! But I didn't let that overshadow a pleasant stay.. Would definitely recommend this hotel....

Room Tip: Our room was at the back of the hotel and wasn't noisy at all temple bar is really busy 24hrs s...
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
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tbhmgt, General Manager at Temple Bar Hotel, responded to this review, March 29, 2013
Dear lisa k,

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay at the Temple Bar Hotel. We pride ourselves on our central location and I am delighted to hear this enhanced your stay. We hope to see you again.

Kind regards,
Guy Thompson, General Manager
Temple Bar Hotel, Dublin’s Most Centrally Located Hotel
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newcastle
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2013

stayed here is feb with friends and this place was ideal for pub crawling. Tesco is across the road literally. Staff were friendly and accomodating. we even got free entry to the night club next door by being guests of the hotel how cool is that. We loved it here and would definately go back . The price was good too. stick to pints and water as a single round of double rum and coke was 56 euros eeeekkk.

Room Tip: the hotel overall very fine, i did not experience any noise to affect my sleep
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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
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tbhmgt, General Manager at Temple Bar Hotel, responded to this review, March 23, 2013
Dear islandbeautyuk,

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay here at Temple Bar Hotel. We pride ourselves on our central location and I am delighted to know this enhanced your stay.

I will pass on your kind remarks to the rest of the team.

Kind regards,
Guy Thompson, General Manager
Temple Bar Hotel, Dublin’s Most Centrally Located Hotel
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Reviewed March 22, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. It's a good value, central hotel. Rooms are nice. I didn't experience any noise issue but I stayed on a Thursday night so it may have been quieter than weekends. Overall very good. I would return.

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tbhmgt, General Manager at Temple Bar Hotel, responded to this review, March 23, 2013
Dear Lavellers,


Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review on your recent stay at the Temple Bar Hotel. We hope to see you again.

I will pass on your kind remarks to the rest of the team here.

Kind regards,
Guy Thompson, General Manager
Temple Bar Hotel, Dublin’s Most Centrally Located Hotel
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Property: Temple Bar Hotel
Address: 13-17 Fleet Street | Temple Bar, Dublin D2, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > Temple Bar
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#63 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Temple Bar Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 136
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the heart of Temple Bar in Dublin, Temple Bar Hotel is an icon of contemporary design, bringing together a boutique feel and charming hotel service. We guarantee you a great stay in our newly refurbished hotel. The Temple Bar hotel is minutes away from Grafton Street, Henry Street and Dublin's main thoroughfare O`Connell Street and centrally located to Trinity College, museums, the Famous Guinness Storehouse and Jameson Distillery. The choice of restaurants and bars is on our doorstep including our own Buskers Bar which has live music 7 nights a week. If you are looking to catch up with friends or enjoy a drink in a relaxing bar we suggest you try our newest restaurant and bar Toast. ... more   less 
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