We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Waterloo Lodge

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Waterloo Lodge
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

307 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Waterloo Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Showing 231: English reviews
Almancil, Portugal
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Greated by wonderful staff. Room size was sufficient, but bathroom shower was in need of some refurbishment. The heat in our room did not work, so it was quite chilly (February). The breakfast was amazing- served piping hot every morning. The location was fantastic; easy to catch buses or just walk around. Loads of restaurants in the vicinty to choose...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Suz2002
Wicklow, Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 14 March 2013

This B & B is incredibly well-placed, within walking distance of Stephen's Green. Good transport links, bus at the door, etc. Close to bus to airport too. It's basic in decor - and a shame. They could easily do much more with it. But very good beds and bed linens. Nice breakfast room, and good breakfast choice. The staff are...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Wicklow13
uk
Reviewed 21 February 2013

Staff were great & helpful. Breakfast was excellent also. Location was really good (city bound buses depart from outside the door) - so where did it go wrong? As other reviewers have said - the place is a little tired. The bed wasnt at all comfortable, whoever laid the laminate floor and did the decoration should be sued as its...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank FlannoUk
waterloo_lodge, Front Office Manager at Waterloo Lodge, responded to this review

Dear FlannoUK, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are delighted you enjoyed the location of Waterloo Lodge and our breakfast, we do make every effort to provide a quality Full Irish Breakfast. I am pleased to let you know that we are currently working our way around our bedrooms and redecorating our en-suite's. We would...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Spent two days here and will definitely stay at Waterloo Lodge in the future. We had a family room which gave us all the space we needed for 2 adults and 2 children. Lovely, clean room with huge queen bed and two bigger-than-average single beds. Bedding was clean, fresh and cozy. Bathroom facilities were clean as a whistle, well stocked...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 27twinkle
waterloo_lodge, Front Office Manager at Waterloo Lodge, responded to this review

Dear 27Twinkle, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review, it is very much appreciated. We are delighted that you enjoyed the location of Waterloo Lodge and that your family found it convenient to the Dublin sites. It's great to read that you found your room comfortable and suitable for the needs of your...

Dungannon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2013

We (a family of 2 Adults and 2 kids) booked to stay here on the 1st Feb 2013 for 2 nights. We had read the reviews and on the strength of them picked the Waterloo Lodge for the value, location and the free parking. There was good communication by email after booking and we looked forward to arriving and having...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank KenJ65
waterloo_lodge, General Manager at Waterloo Lodge, responded to this review

Dear KenJ65, I very much appreciate you taking the time to write your review, it's very helpful and of value to our growing business. Our heating issue is now fixed and please accept my apologies for the inconvenience caused. Kind regards, Lorraine.

Scotland
Reviewed 24 January 2013

We were looking for a quiet, reasonable priced hotel in Dublin which was not to far from the centre and had off street parking,WIFI and served breakfasts. The Waterloo fitted the bill on all counts with it's friendly staff. Rooms are clean and well maintained. Will definitely stay here on our next visit to Dublin

 Report
Helpful?
Thank StupotScotland
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Stayed here for one night due to work commitments. Nice spacious room, suitable for 3 but only 2 of us so plenty of room. Very good shower with plenty of hot water. Was overlooking the fireescape at the rear so lovely and quiet. Lovely breakfast next day and very good value for money so close to town.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Joanie1973
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 24 December 2012

We stayed as a family of four in a family room this week. We really enjoyed staying here, it was clean, convenient and a very reasonable price - less than 500euros for the four of us for five nights, including yummy cooked breakfast and two loads of washing! The lodge was just as I expected from the reviews and photos...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Tina G
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 29 November 2012

This place has the nicest staff. They will do anything to help you and very friendly. The place itself is getting a little shabby due to age but it is good value for money. I got what I paid for: a bed, shower, and a cooked breakfast at 8am as promised. It was the cheapest in the area and I...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank majorca08
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 26 November 2012

I have stayed in this B&B a number of times, and have always been very happy with everything. The double room is spacious, the staff welcoming, and the breakfast delicious. It's conveniently located within a walking distance from St Stephen's Green, and there's also a number of cafes and restaurants just around the corner. Considering the general standard of affordable...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 986Alex

48 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (35)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (13)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Dublin hotels
0.1 km away
Waterloo House
Waterloo House
#27 of 153 in Dublin
554 reviews
0.5 km away
Pembroke Townhouse
Pembroke Townhouse
#76 of 153 in Dublin
763 reviews
0.5 km away
Baggot Court Townhouse
Baggot Court Townhouse
#28 of 162 in Dublin
316 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.6 km away
Leesonbridge Guesthouse
Leesonbridge Guesthouse
#7 of 162 in Dublin
852 reviews
0.7 km away
Morehampton Townhouse
Morehampton Townhouse
#38 of 162 in Dublin
176 reviews
4.2 km away
Egans House
Egans House
#27 of 162 in Dublin
435 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In central Dublin, Waterloo Lodge offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and hearty, full Irish breakfasts. The Aviva Stadium is a 10 minute walk from this historical Georgian Townhouse, whilst St. Stephen's Green is a 15-minute walk and a further 5-mins to Trinity College. All rooms are cosy and inviting and with comfortable bedding and all include a private bathroom with hairdryers. Rooms have a Multi-channel LCD Flat Screen TV, along with complimentary Tea and Coffee. A traditional freshly cooked breakfast with a selection of homemade breads is served daily. There is also a continental selection available. Onsite parking is available at an additional charge, please book in advance. The Dublin Airport bus stop is nearby to the hotel. Waterloo Lodge is 20 minutes' walk from Trinity College and lively Temple Bar district ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterloo Lodge

Address: Waterloo Lodge 23 Waterloo Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: RM444 - RM913 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waterloo Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 19
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Priceline and TripOnline SA so you can book your Waterloo Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Waterloo Hotel Dublin
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Waterloo Lodge staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Glasgow, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Waterloo Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room on same floor as reception were very quiet and had a comfortable walk-in shower cubicle”
HJEarl, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for upper floor rooms.”
lu_seduard0a, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Quiet rooms located out back, separate to the main building.”
Chozz, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“good if you want to stay in a quiet hotel close to the city centre or UCD”
Bealive01, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here!”
Brian2082, 29 May 2016 | Read review
5 of 5