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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%
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    “gasworks bar” (84 reviews)
    “aviva stadium” (136 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Nice comfortable hotel in excellent location. Good pubs and restaurants nearby and close to city centre.close to Aviva stadium and grand canal theatre.dart station very close to the hotel.ideal for any one who wants a hotel in a quiet area near the city centre.More

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    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and taht you found the location of the hotel to be convenient. I very much hope that you will visit us again soon, in the meantime thank you for your feedback. Kind Regards...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great Value Hotel if you're looking for somewhere near Grand Canal Basin. The rooms are clean (I'm quite fastidious) and the decor is modern. The staff are very friendly and helpful. I could not fault it.More

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    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to review our hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and found the rooms to be clean. I very much hope that we will see you again soon....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Overall, our impression of this hotel was EXCELLENT! The hotel is very quaint and looks very cute and homey. Rooms and bathrooms are pretty standard, but nice. Rooms were spacious, with a cough and lounge chair. Service was amazing, we want to thank Dominika especially...More

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    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your visit to Dublin. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and that Dominika on Reception made such an impression. It is great that you enjoyed your food in particular the croissants in...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed in a room which appeared to have been refurbished in the last few days - great, except for the fact that it still smelled strongly of paint and was quite unpleasant. Also the bathroom hadn't been refurbished. On check out we dealt with...More

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    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am sorry that you found the smell of paint in the room unpleasant, it wasnt noticed by our team and when it wasnt highlighted to us during our stay it was not...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Great hotel!! The staff could not be any more pleasant and helpful in assisting us in our first visit to Dublin. The hotel is not far from the city center. We walked to and from the Temple bar/Grafton Street area. We did take a taxi...More

    Thank Steve O
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our Grand Canal Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed your three days in Dublin. I have taken on board your comments about having to have the windows closed and we are looking in to...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Green Hotel in Dublin
    • #15 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 ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 142
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    • Also Known As
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    blackcatdrummer
    15 September 2017|
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    Response from Steve O | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. There is a small grocery and pharmacy less than a 10 minute walk. When you walk out of the hotel front entrance, go right and there is a neighborhood. There a some nice restaurants there as well.
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    Response from littlebird_Ireland | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a standard room which was lovely but didn't have a balcony or much of a view as it was at the back of the hotel. As far as I understood it, the deluxe rooms all have balconies and although usually bigger than... More
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    11 August 2017|
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    "Room 311 is handicap accessible, nice view of street and neighborhood out front"
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    "Rooms at the back of the building are of backgardens and apartments. The front of the building is likely to..."
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    "The pub connected is great - breakfast is a little expensive but easy to use"
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