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new york
Reviewed 29 July 2009

We arrived before our room was ready so we walked around for about 2 hours. When we came back he said it was not ready yet, so we waited in the tv room. The tv did not work. We waited about 30 minutes when I heard a couple come in and ask for a room, the guy at the desk...

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West Midlands
Reviewed 29 July 2009

Website makes it look lovely but reality is a run down, dirty guest house in a rather noisy area. Sheets clean but duvet covers had some very strange marks on them. Shower was OK but unless you got the dial exactly right it was either scorching or freezing. Breakfast was average, portions were small and the scrambled egg dry. Noisy...

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West Michigan
Reviewed 13 July 2009

We had rented a car at the airport and it was not easy to access the hotel because there were many one way streets and not much parking nearby. The hotel offered us cheap parking in a nearby lot once we actually checked in, which was easy. The reception was fine - there seemed to be lots of instructions to...

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Glasgow
Reviewed 16 June 2009

Me and 3 of my friends stayed in this hotel overnight at the beginning of June. We had originally booked a double and a triple room, however due to one girl dropping out we asked if we could swap to 2 double rooms, this was not a problem and the staff were really kind. Rooms are slightly old fashioned, however...

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Newquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2009

Just returned after spending 2 nights at the Abbott lodge for the bank holiday. Our room (106) was on the same level as the reception but right at the end of the corridor so no noise from traffic from the very busy road, only from noisey guests hammering on doors at 4am to be let in to the room next...

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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 20 April 2009

In a long row of dingy hostels. No elevator. Narrow, creaky stairs. Dirty carpet. Tiny rooms. Extremely overpriced for what it is.

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Nottingham, England
Reviewed 14 March 2009

This was our first trip to Dublin and was my husband's Birthday present. We chose this guesthouse as the photos and description on the website made it seem a lovely, homely place. Instead, what we found was a run down, tatty house, with none of the comforts of home. Our ‘double’ room (number 120) was little more than a single...

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Munich
Reviewed 8 January 2009

I've been in Dublin for 5 nights, slept two in the Bunkhouse and three in the Abbott Lodge. The rooms were huge, very clean, a bit old fashioned but at the same time very friendly and warm. You felt like at your grand-parents place - at least if you have such a good relationship with yours as I have. the...

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Surrey
Reviewed 7 December 2008

I booked this guesthouse online via EuroBookings.com on the 15/11/08 for my stay on the 5/12/08. On arrival at the guesthouse on 5/12/08 at 23h00, the very unhelpful and unprofessional receptionist could not find our booking anywhere! He was in the process of denying any booking until I produced my email confirmation. He eventually found a room but insisted that...

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california
Reviewed 30 November 2008

We had one last night to stay in Dublin after traveling through Ireland. Wanted to stay someplace easy on the budget and thought this would work. The front is nice looking - nothing fancy, but clean. Once in the room, the carpet was dirty, the beds were old enough that the springs were almost poking through, the sheets on one...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Abbott Lodge is an excellent example of Georgian craftsmanship and it has been tastefully updated to cater for the needs of the modern traveller. Abbott Lodge's budget accommodation provides comfortable en-suite rooms, tea and coffee making facilities WiFi, flat screen TVs, personal service and 24/7 reception for your convenience. While we do not provide breakfast a variety of restaurants in the vicinity offer a wide choice. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abbott Lodge

Address: 88 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin D1, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: RM277 - RM1,008 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Abbott Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 33
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Abbott Lodge Guest House Hotel Dublin
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