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Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 25 July 2016

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Rodmell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We stayed as part of our honeymoon. Received complimentary wine, breakfast and chocolates. Room was clean and presented in lovely decor Staff were very friendly and gave helpful tips as to where to go as well as a map of the city. Hotel conveniently location for short main streets

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The bed was extremely comfortable, clean and generous with pillows. The room was well furnished and tea making facilities were appreciated. The bathroom was tiny tiny tiny. The breakfast was grossly overpriced. The toaster didn't work. The staff didn't care. Hot meals were served without awareness of presentation or need to have toast served with it. The toaster in the...

Reviewed 16 June 2016

I stayed here for 2 nights when I first arrived in Dublin. I was in a tiny single-bed room and I mean tiny, but it was just big enough and you aren't spending time in your hotel room anyways! The room was facing the back side so it was much more quiet than one perhaps facing the street. The bed...

Thank Rose D
Nina G, Manager at Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Rose, Thank you for positing your positive review. It was nice to receive such a positive review. I hope that on your next visit to Dublin you will choose to stay with us again. It would be such a pleasure to welcome you back to our Guesthouse! With much appreciation, Christopher Kenny Group Marketing Manager theKeyCollection

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2016

After reading the recent reviews I was very concerned about staying at this guesthouse but I need not have worried, the staff were very friendly and helpful, we stayed with friends and our rooms were both large with the biggest and most comfortable bed I have ever seen, we also had a single bed. It was spotless, we had a...

Thank chris h
Nina G, Manager at Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Chris, Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to advise of your recent stay with us. You are correct if guests have difficulty with stairs and we are aware of this we will always allocate them an appropriate room. Thank you for mentioning our great city centre location we are really lucky to have such...

Tralee, Ireland
Reviewed 15 June 2016

family of 4 . we stayed in 1 bed apartment. the apartment was spotless and had loads of room. the bed and the pull out were both extremely comfortable. there was loads of clean bed linen and towels. the kitchen was full equipped and the oven was really fast. we had breakfast in the guest house on the 2 mornings...

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Nina G, Manager at Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Catherine, Thank you for sharing your experience with others here on Tripadvisor. We really appreciate your positive feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your breakfast with us which is complimentary when guest book directly with us. It is also nice to read your positive comments on our team. I hope that on your next visit to Dublin you will...

Naas, Ireland
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Room is extremly small, nicely decorated but no wardrobe. It is in a VERY BAD area and would most definatley discoutage anyone travelling on their own from venturing here. Receptionist did not seem to understand a lot of what I was saying. But she was friendly. Car parking is extra and is is a VERY VERY SCARY location. Porter was...

Thank Mars1809
Wilmette, Illinois
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Whoever runs this place needs to give it over to someone who will do better. Several reviews here mention the beds being comfortable. TRUE! And the location isn't that bad, just a five minute walk from the main drag and ten minutes from Temple Bar. That's all to the good. But the staff were completely unable to help with anything--even...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Things needed fixing in the shower. Got a really tiny room. The hotel can get noisy because of the squeaky floor. Breakfast is 8€ , the pastries and bread were not fresh. The room was clean though, which id a positive point. Not far from the center.

Thank Aurore S
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 31 May 2016

If you've not stayed in a half way house ... this feels like your chance. The rooms are strangely home to 3 beds ... a double and a twin, when one queen would have been better. All the beds make the room feel more like a dormitory than a hotel. The shower on the 4th floor was horrible. I could...

Thank Darin H

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clifden House is a 200 year old 'listed' non smoking Georgian home with 17 ensuite rooms right in the heart of Dublin city centre, with secure car parking for guests even after check-out.Our Guesthouse is within a quick 5 minute walk to O'Connell street which offers convenient transport around the entire city, making it a great place to stay in Dublin.Experience the warm homely feel at Clifden House with it's kind & friendly staff. We cater for single, double, twin, triple and family stays.All 15 rooms are ensuite, with shower in lower rooms and full bath/shower in rooms on 4th floor, no elevator, with direct dial telephone, TV and tea/coffee making facilities.WiFi internet access available.Convenient easy access to ferryport, DART, LUAS, Busarus (bus station) and train stations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments

Address: 32 Gardiner Place | Dublin, Dublin 1, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $142 - $370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Definitely don't stay here, especially not a single room.”
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“Not room 1 it is filthy”
MollymooDurham, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you are worried about stairs with luggage...this is NOT your place, it has NO elevator.”
gdavidk, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“No lift in the building, so best to request lower floors if you have lots of luggage or any mobility issues.”
ddd2016, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
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