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    Grand Canal Hotel

    Grand Canal Street Upper | Ballsbridge, Dublin Dublin 4, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good47%
    • Average13%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “gasworks bar” (81 reviews)
    “aviva stadium” (135 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I have stayed at the Grand Canal a number of nights over the past year and have been pleased each time. The rooms are clean, staff is very helpful and attentive and the breakfast buffet (or made to order) is excellent. The rooms are of...More

    Thank redrosie16
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Lovely Dublin hotel in a good location in Dublin city centre. Pleasant bar and restaurant next door called The Gas works. Express restaurant in lobby. Very good Wi-Fi. Parking also available outside front of hotel

    Thank roryjdoyle
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My dad and I stayed here in June for the Phil Collins concert in the Aviva. Both of us were very impressed by the hotel. The lobby was clean, modern and inviting upon arrival. Check-in was speedy and the reception staff were friendly and courteous....More

    Thank lee770
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Arrived on Sunday morning at 0830 at was greeted by friendly professional staff. it was to early to check in so we were prepared to leave our bags there and look around dublin. while talking to the lady at the counter, I think it was...More

    1  Thank pud550
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Really nice rooms, love that we can open the windows and get fresh air. The staff was really nice and accommodating. Its perfect to have a pub connected to the hotel where you can even charge the bill (at the pub) to your room. Only...More

    Thank Mike M
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your very nice comments about the hotel and Gasworks Bar. I am delighted that you chose to stay with us and that you found the hotel staff to be nice and accommodating. I very much hope that you will return...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$107 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Green Hotel in Dublin
    • #13 Best Value Hotel in Dublin
    • #30 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
    • #33 Business Hotel in Dublin
    • #40 Family Hotel in Dublin
    • #43 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 142
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    Bill M
    5 June 2017|
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    1 June 2017|
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    Response from SG G | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, they have parking available. distance from airport is 13.5 KM
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    26 May 2017|
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    Response from Margaret K | Reviewed this property |
    The Dart light rail is a 2 min walk away - we used that to get into town. It connects with the trams at Connolly Station.
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    "The pub connected is great - breakfast is a little expensive but easy to use"
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    "We got to the top floor and they have balconies."
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    "We were on 2nd floor, found this to be very handy for lift access and close to Vending machine and ice machine"
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