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Reviewed yesterday NEW

I regularly stay at Clayton Ballsbridge and it is always enjoyable. Comfortable, spacious and spotless rooms. Staff are extremely courteous and friendly. Executive rooms have additional extras. Rooms on the 6th floor have balconies.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at this hotel for my sister wedding and we loved it, the service was excellent and I loved how well my sister and her new husband and both sets of parents were so well looked after. the food was lovely for such a big event that can be hard to achieve but we loved it and so did...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel was a little dated, the rooms were pretty average. In the morning I found the shower in the room did not work (I did not complain just had a bath). The breakfast was not great so did not bother to have any.

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Thank Mark M
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I recently stayed at the Clayton for the most recent women in business event at the RDS. The hotel was a great fit. Room was clean and spacious with spare towels and tea and coffee making facilities. Breakfast was great. So handy for the RDS only catch..you pay for parking and check in process was abit slow. Definitely recommend!

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Varna, Bulgaria
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was for two nights.Between the hotel and the city center no convenient public transport.The taxi is about 15 euros the direction.The rooms are nothing especially for the price we paid.Cosmetics in the bathroom was low quality.Wi-fi is very good.

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SalesCBB, Brand Ambassador at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge, responded to this review

Hello Liza, I would firstly like to thank you for choosing to stay at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge recently. I was happy to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, I am very disappointed to hear that you did not find convenient public transport, we are located on 2 major bus routes, a Hop on Hop Off tourist service and the...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are going to the Aviva stadium then it is a good location as only a 10 minute walk. The hotel is clean and tidy and the staff at reception and in the bar were wonderful. My main complaint was the room. It was small and very hot and the only way to cool the room down was by...

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SalesCBB, Brand Ambassador at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge, responded to this review

Hello Eam64, I would firstly like to thank you for choosing to stay at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge recently. I am very disappointed to hear of the issues that you encountered during your stay. It is naturally very disheartening to know that we have not managed to exceed your expectations. I have forwarded your concerns to the Accomadation Manager, who will...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hotel. Big rooms, good bed. Customer service was good & so was the food in the restaurant. Only issue is there could be better showers. A short cab ride to the city center and a bus from the airport goes directly to the hotel in 40 minutes.

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SalesCBB, Brand Ambassador at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge, responded to this review

Hello Laura Maria, I would firstly like to thank you for choosing to stay at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge recently. I was happy to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, I am very disappointed to hear of the issues that you encountered with the shower during your stay. We take great pride in the quality of our service, and it...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel staff very friendly, hotel is well located with a bus stop right outside the hotel. Had a family room with 2 double beds, which was fine. Room very clean, no complaints. Breakfast was not in our deal so didn't eat there. Overall, very nice.

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SalesCBB, Brand Ambassador at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge, responded to this review

Hello Eoin, I would firstly like to thank you for choosing to stay at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge recently. I was happy to note that overall you enjoyed your stay. We take great pride in the quality of our service, and it is very pleasing to know that we have managed to exceed your expectations. I have forwarded your feedback to...

Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is warm and well-run with a good buffet breakfast and adequate Dinner provision, although the restaurant can be a little chilly. Rooms are clean and comfortable with everything necessary being provided. Transport is good with the DART station ten minutes away and the Airport Bus serving the hotel.

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Hello algie77, I would firstly like to thank you for choosing to stay at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge recently. I was happy to note that overall you enjoyed your stay. We take great pride in the quality of our service, and it is very pleasing to know that we have managed to exceed your expectations. I have forwarded your feedback to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a recent trip to Dublin booked into the hotel for two nights. Ideally situated and all staff very efficient and friendly throughout our stay. Would definitely recommend this hotel and looking forward to our next stay.

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Hello, I would firstly like to thank you for choosing to stay at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge recently. I was happy to note that overall you enjoyed your stay. We take great pride in the quality of our service, and it is very pleasing to know that we have managed to exceed your expectations. I have forwarded your feedback to the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Next to the RDS Arena in the heart of Dublin's exclusive business district and embassy belt, Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge, formerly Bewleys Hotel Ballsbridge, is a beautifully restored 19th century Masonic School with presebtable gardens. With luxurious bedrooms, dining facilities and Tom's Bar the hotel is popular with guests and locals alike. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge

Address: Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland (Formerly Bewley's Hotel Ballsbridge)
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $145 - $322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge 4*
Number of rooms: 304
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Also Known As:
Bewleys Hotel Dublin
Bewleys Hotel Ballsbridge
Bewleys Ballsbridge
Hotel Style:
#45 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#62 Business Hotel in Dublin
#69 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
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“If you want wi-fi get a room on a lower floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Eam64, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors are quieter if a noisy function is taking place on ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles algie77, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Any rooms would be good at this hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles katieweezavisser, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Away from the lifts and air con facing south is always better and the higher the better”
 of 5 bubbles U8413KKjohnw, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“See if you can score an upgrade to Executive rooms - even better beds.”
 of 5 bubbles DSBananer, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
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