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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed in Thai hotel over the bank holiday and absolutely loved it. The best thing is the location, we walked everywhere and it's about 10 second walk from temple bar and all the attractions. The room was lovely and the staff were friendly and helpful. The only thing was it was a little noisy,but you can't be so central and...

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you say location is everything, you are in the right place. Being right in the center of the action was really great. The hotel itself was comfortable, rooms were fairly clean and the staff was excellent. The only issue of concern I had was the street noise that we experienced over the weekend that lasted until the early morning....

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Runcorn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Dublin for the weekend, and the hotel was booked by a friend, and we didn't realise how good the location was until we got there. It was about 5 minutes walk away from the good bars and restaurants. The only problem I have, is that the noise is unreal if you actually wanted to sleep. I wear earplugs...

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Bressanone, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, clean rooms, a bit on the noisy side, efficient internet and, as in most not really recently built hotels, an insufficient number of plugs. My room had a very small writing desk, hence great for holidays or a short stay, but not good for some serious work. A touch, for the type of hotel, on the expensive side.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location is perfect & staff nice enough & to be fair the bar is charming. However, the rooms are far too fired & beds old & uncomfortable. The room was clean but money needs to be spent to justify the rates charged .

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Thank Dafydd E
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here from Friday 7th - Sunday 9th April 2017 for my Brother's 40th Birthday do. The hotel is in an excellent location and as the name suggests was 'Central'. Upon arrival check-in was easy and the receptionists were helpful even though they didn't seem pleased. The room was clean on arrival and a decent size, I stopped in a...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'll try to keep this short. I was here for a wedding last weekend. The couple picked the place as it was supposed to be a good late bar option. This turned out to be false. In general, some of the (male) staff were not only rude, but downright unhelpful and unwelcoming. I paid €200 to enjoy the wedding and...

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Dundalk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is situated in one of Dublins most vibrant and noisy nightlife areas, which is very much evident when in the hotel due to the poor sound proofing and single glazed Victorian sash window. This wouldn't have been a problem if I was out on the town socialing into the early hours of the morning. Unfortunately this wasn't the...

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Possibly went to Dublin at the wrong time. Arrived on St Patricks Day. Booked a twin room for two nights and was charged 518 Euro's. Totally extortionate and disproportionate for what we got. Room was small and dark. TV was the smallest i have seen for a while. Room and bathroom needed some attention and redecoration. Also breakfast not included...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Receptionist apparently incapable of raising a smile, but the room was large and comfortable. Absence of a ceiling light made it rather gloomy, and the shower was feeble. Was woken at 3am by screaming from a party in the hotel somewhere, which made me feel quite ill. Not clear that my breakfast was included, and the coffee was like dishwater.

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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)
The hotel is in Dublin city centre, close to the bars, restaurants and shops. It mixes traditional charm with modern comforts, such as free Wi-Fi and en suite rooms. The Central Hotel is less than 500 metres from the bars and restaurants of Temple Bar and the shops of Grafton Street. Dublin Castle, Trinity College and Christ Church Cathedral are all a short walk away. The Central Hotel was built in 1887. The award-winning Library Bar is a great place to relax with a drink. The Exchequer offers beers, wines, cocktails and fresh, local food. The en suite rooms have TVs, telephones, hairdryers and tea/coffee. Hotel Rooms: 70. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Central Hotel

Address: 1-5 Exchequer Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $171 - $452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Central Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Best Western Dublin
Central Hotel Dublin
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms facing South Great Georges Street are noisy.”
2011brad2011, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay here at the weekend. The raise the price.”
K2237FZdavidk, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book somewhere else.”
PaulSHarrison, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“room 309 was really nice,we had a little noise in the early hours,id'e imagine the rooms on the outside would be a bit noisier.”
GlynJ471, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors and not facing the side street”
BelleS_9, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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