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Reviewed 3 November 2015

My husband and I stayed at Botanic Villa for 2 nights over the summer. We traveled all of Europe this summer and this was by far our worst accommodation. Let me preface the rest of this review by saying that the hosts were fine and plenty nice, but the accommodation itself has a lot to be desired. I am shocked...

3Thank Meggo21
Sandrabotanic, Owner at Botanic Villa, responded to this review

Hi MEGGO21. Thank you for your review. Firstly, let me introduce myself as I do not have the option of hiding behind a pseudonym on a website whilst making disparaging remarks about a persons personal appearance. My name is Sandra and I own Botanic Villa,, the anonymous man who let you in and showed you your room and the house...

Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 26 October 2015

My wife and I recently spent the weekend in Botanic Villa, we were warmly welcomed by Ken. Our room was spacious and most importantly clean! The journey in and out of the city centre by bus was quick and efficient, with the bus stop mere minutes up the road. Sandra cooked us a beautiful Irish breakfast for our couple of...

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Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

I've never stayed in a bed and breakfast before, and this didn't disappoint. Had a great one night stay at botanic villa. Room was cozy, clean and had its own bathroom. The service was also really great. Classic "Irish breakfast" was delicious, Sandra did an amazing job. Both her and Ken are warm and kind, and made us feel right...

1Thank kylewetherall
Scottsdale, AZ
Reviewed 24 October 2015

We booked our last 3 nights of our Ireland trip in Dublin and selected Botanic Villa. Sandra was so helpful with my emails prior to the trip and also while we were in Dublin. The breakfast was really good (we opted for the typical irish breakfast) and our last day we had a 6:30am flight--Sandra told us to have breakfast...

1Thank UOT
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We have just spent 2 enjoyable nights at Botanic Villa - Oct 20-22nd. Our room was perfect for a couple - very comfortable - and was complete with its own ensuite. The house was very clean and pleasant. Full Irish breakfast very delicious. The location on the north side of the river, near the Botanical Gardens was only a few...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 20 October 2015

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Paris, France
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

We were really disappointed for the price. Not polite and helpful when we complain about the bed bugs we found under the sheet after beating us during the night. Don't stay there and find another place!!!

1Thank MarMotte_Sumo
Sandrabotanic, Owner at Botanic Villa, responded to this review

As the owner and operator of Botanic Villa this last 20 years, I can catergorily state that I have never had bed bugs in my establishment and neither myself of Ken who are present to greet and serve very single guest that walks through our door we have never received a complaint about such. Also, as per statement above, we...

Waterloo, Canada
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I stayed 4 nights in a small, simple room on the second floor with a single bed and an ensuite washroom with sink and toilet. The room also had access to a roof top... kind of like a patio or terrace. A full washroom with shower was next door. There was easy access to buses but I lucked out with...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Thankyou to Sandra and Ken for a hospitable welcome and for looking after us during our stay in Dublin recently. This B&B is a converted Dublin townhouse north of the river with a number of lockable rooms over a few floors which are all cleaned daily and well-equipped. It's a 20 minute easy walk into the city centre, or a...

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Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

My mother, my sister and I stayed at Botanic Villa our first three nights in Ireland. Everyone was so very kind, going out if their way to be sure we had everything we needed AND MORE! We also enjoyed visiting the Botanic Gardens that were just a short walk away. Beautiful!

Thank Susan S

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Botanic Villa, a value priced B&B, is situated less than 15 minutes by bus or car from Dublin city centre. The airport is 20 minutes away by car. We have a choice of double rooms, twin rooms, family and single rooms all with en suite facilities. All our Guest Rooms are equipped with cable television. Tea and coffee making facilities are available to all guests. Secure parking facilities available. Breakfast consists of full Irish breakfast, and for those who wish, a vegetarian and continental is available. ... more   less 

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Address: Botanic Villa 13 Botanic Road | Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $124 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Back of house is quieter.”
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“Some rooms (including our's) didn't have WiFi as advertised; had to pay for street parking; dining area is too small.”
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“The top floor is up a few flight of stairs, but it's very private.”
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“Single with ensuite powder room. Shared bathroom facilities.”
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“We had very quiet room at the top of house.”
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