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The Merrion Hotel

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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a special occasion there is no more special place to choose in Dublin than the Merrion , It is a five star in every way from the moment you walk in the door .... They pay great attention to detail and ensure your stay is as perfect and personal as possible from start to finish , Thank you to...

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Manager_PMacCann, General Manager at The Merrion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay with us at The Merrion and for your feedback. I have shared your wonderful comments with all the team here who join me in thanking you. We are all genuinely delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much and I have also passed on...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is truly lovely, welcoming , cosy and gracious. In the centre of Dublin , yet you could be in a country house. The welcome on the from door steps from Patrick sets the standard for a stay at the Merrion. Try it , you won't be disappointed.......and whether you have soup and a sandwich in the bar or...

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Manager_PMacCann, General Manager at The Merrion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay with us at The Merrion and for your wonderful feedback. I have shared your encouraging comments with all the team here who join me in thanking you. We are all genuinely delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much and we look forward to...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolute perfection from beginning to end. We stayed for 2 nights in a suite and I truly wish it had been longer. He staff, ambience and charm of this hotel are second to none in Dublin, genuinely. It is superbly located within 5 minutes of Dublin's main shopping street with superb bars and restaurants in every direction. However, you don't...

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Manager_PMacCann, General Manager at The Merrion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review following your recent stay with us. I was delighted to read your wonderful comments about the service and facilities here at the hotel and I have shared them with all my colleagues. It really makes it all worthwhile when somebody enjoys a stay as much as...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stay in The Merrion a couple of of times a year and really love the place, the rooms food service and staff are amazing. Unfortunately the last time we stayed there was a bit of a mix up with our room but it was rectified and we are assured that it won't happen on our next visit. That maybe...

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Manager_PMacCann, General Manager at The Merrion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for the fantastic review posted recently and for taking the time to share your experience with us. On behalf of everybody here, thank you for your kind comments which I have shared with the entire team. We are delighted that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back again. Yours sincerely, Peter MacCann General Manager

County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an amazing weekend. Room, food, service, it was all just perfect. It was like being in a dolls house. Staff is very professional and always there for you. Very comfortable place, love the lobby.

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Manager_PMacCann, General Manager at The Merrion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for the wonderful review posted recently and for taking the time to tell us of your experience with us. I have already shared your kind words with the entire team here and they all join me in thanking you. I hope it is not too long before we have the pleasure of welcoming you back again....

Manchester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We looked at most of the hotels listed on trip advisor and settle for the Number 1 hotel in Dublin. We arrived on a Monday evening late (23:00) and were greeted by the doorman, from the moment we arrived to the moment we left nothing was too much trouble and the staff (Irish) could not do enough for us. A...

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Manager_PMacCann, General Manager at The Merrion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review following your recent stay with us. I have shared your wonderful comments with Laura and the team here who join me in thanking you. We are all genuinely delighted that you enjoyed your dining experiences in our Cellar Bar and that you had such a memorable stay. I...

Tirol, Austria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed here numerous times and as usual it doesn't disappoint Location is fantastic for seeing the city and staff , service , food and ambience are of the highest standard . I highly recommend the Merrion

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Manager_PMacCann, General Manager at The Merrion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for the review posted recently and for taking the time to share your experience with us. On behalf of everybody here, thank you for your kind comments which I have shared with the entire team. I was pleased to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us once again and I hope it is not...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Merrion does everything so well - it's an experience which is hard to beat. We have stayed many times and it's consistency of service is to be commended. In addition it is so well located, with great facilities for a city hotel.

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Dear Guest, Many thanks for the review posted recently and for taking the time to share your experience with us. On behalf of everybody here, thank you for your kind comments which I have shared with the entire team. I was pleased to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope it is not too long...

Harare, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved loved loved the Merrion, staff was awesome, the room was amazing and that bed!!! tjoooo!! Only had a bit of a hiccup on the last night when hotel was fully booked and my neighbours came in noisily at 3.30am! but as soon as I called front desk it was sorted! Would recommend for anyone in Dublin!.

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Manager_PMacCann, General Manager at The Merrion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for the review posted recently and for taking the time to share your experience with us. We really do appreciate you taking the time and trouble to post it and thank you for your lovely comments which I have shared with the team here. I was disappointed to read that you were disturbed by other guests...

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent central location in good area.Temple Bar 5 minutes walk. Good restaurants nearby. Lovely sofas by log fires to collapse into at the end of the day. Interesting art throughout hotel. Charmimg,friendly service and very helpful concierge who tracked our lost bag at the airport :he got it to us quickly without any fuss. Well equipped rooms with very comfy...

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Dear Guest, Many thanks for the wonderful review posted recently and for taking the time to tell us of your experience with us. On behalf of everybody here, thank you for your kind comments which I have shared with the entire team. I was pleased to read how much you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us and I...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Merrion, created from four Georgian townhouses, is located in the city centre opposite government buildings. Many of the 142 bedrooms and suites overlook period landscaped gardens. Guests can dine in the 2-star Michelin restaurant Patrick Guilbaud or The Cellar Restaurant and Bar. The intimate No 23 cocktail bar waits as does the Tethra Spa which boasts an 18m pool, steam room, fully equipped gymnasium and two private treatment rooms. The Merrion offers six private dining and meeting rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Merrion Hotel

Address: Upper Merrion Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: RM1,332 - RM3,051 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Merrion Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 142
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Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#1 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#1 Family Hotel in Dublin
#1 Spa Hotel in Dublin
#2 Business Hotel in Dublin
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“Rooms facing the small courtyard were nice!”
 of 5 bubbles KendallSchue, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“They have charger converters for your electric items. No need to bring a lot of extras!”
 of 5 bubbles SherrifromDestin, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“if possible the old house rooms have a special charm”
 of 5 bubbles 665cathym665, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Main house generally nicer, I think”
 of 5 bubbles FaffyTravels, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't pass up the Spa and make sure you have a whiskey in the lounge.”
  • Yes. I really did set up my laptop so I could watch The Crown whilst sipping champers in the bat
  • Best. Bed. Ever.
 of 5 bubbles MD2FL, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
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