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The Central Hotel

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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good42%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“library bar”(170 reviews)
“exchequer street”(10 reviews)
“great location”(156 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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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 ...More 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. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$171 - US$355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Dublin
Central Hotel Dublin
Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
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All reviewslibrary barexchequer streetgreat locationfirst floordublin castletrinity collegelight sleeperbring earplugshuge bathroomspacious roombars and restaurantsthe heart of the cityfull irishfallonnightlifeguinness
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I booked this room for the first part of my stay in Dublin. It was a rather small room, but I had a twin bed, so I wasn’t expecting it to be any larger. Nothing in my stay was dirty, and everyone I encountered was...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

This was my first trip to Dublin and I wanted a central location where I could walk around and explore the city. This hotel was near the Temple Bar area but didn't have the noise or bustle of being in the middle of it. It...More

Thank Eric9396
Response from Tabitha M, Reception at The Central HotelResponded August 1, 2018

Dear Eric9396, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review of The Central Hotel on Trip Advisor. We are very proud of our central location in Dublin and I am glad to read that you found it good for exploring our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used this hotel as it was really convenient for walking to the majority of the sites and places of interest I wanted to see. The room was a great size and the staff were friendly. I do have some constructive criticism though. The rooms...More

Thank ijw36
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel was in a very good location for the nightlife and shops, although close enough for some of our party to hear the nearby pubs and their music till 3am in the morning but that is to be expected from this location. The hotel...More

Thank KayG16
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in a great location and great staff however the rooms are very dated and the lamps etc very dusty. It needs some updating and better cleaning. The beds were comfy with clean bedding. The shower wasn’t great it didn’t change temperature very...More

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February 2, 2018|
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Response from Aileen K | Reviewed this property |
We asked for a quiet room away from traffic and as requested we did not have traffic noise, instead we had the noise of the extraction or something like that! Our room looked right out onto it.
Molly M
September 29, 2017|
Response from rhamba k | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am not an employee. However, i cant imagine that they would. My suggestions Are call Or Email them and ask
Molly M
September 29, 2017|
Response from kenwyn74 | Reviewed this property |
Was this question for me? I don't understand it.
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"Ask for a room on the quiet side of the building if you can."
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"If it is summer, I would ask for a lower room."
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"Maybe a room away from the 'fun' pubs below."
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"Higher is quieter, but smaller, invest in good earplugs if you want to sleep!"
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