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O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel

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#61 of 151 Hotels in Dublin
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Dublin for a first time for my boyfriend's birthday. It's quite central and all main attractions were a walkable distance. The reception staff were very informative and helpful and the hotel was very clean. Our room was comfortable and had everything it needed although the bathroom needs a little updating in my opinion. The breakfast was lovely,...

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RKaurOCH, Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gabrielle Thank you for sharing you experience with us, I'm glad you had comfortable stay and that my staff took good care of you. I'm sorry that you were not completely satisfied with the Wifi connection and the bathroom but I can assure you that steps are currently being taken to rectify that. We have already refurbished several floors...

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Just got back from a weekend away for my boyfriends 30th. After months of looking for the perfect hotel I booked the Alexander hotel. We arrived and was given a room on the 4th floor, absolutely stunning room, bed was huge and had an amazing sleep, wasn't disturbed at all. The bathroom was stunning with complimentary toiletries. The hotel is...

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RKaurOCH, Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear kking525432 I was delighted to hear about your weekend at our hotel and I was particularly happy that liked our newly refurbished bedrooms. My colleagues and I hope that your boyfriend enjoyed celebrating his 30th birthday, the center of Dublin certainly has a lot to offer to people like yourself who looking to have a fun time. Thank you...

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The location is good, 5 min drive to centre of town. The decor was classical (which I like) and has a slightly opulent feel to it. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was comfortable, spacious but adequate. The TV was too small and they really should have USB chargers as well as normal plugs etc. Beds were very...

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RKaurOCH, Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Chris Thank you for giving us your thoughts on the hotel and I'm delighted to hear you had a comfortable nights sleep. I really do appreciate your advice on how we could improve our facilities and I'm happy to inform you that the entire hotel is currently undergoing a refurbishment. All of bedrooms will be beautifully decorated and fitted...

South Yorkshire
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Lovely hotel spotlessly clean ,comfortable large rooms all modern convinces .Reception staff go above and beyond duty to be helpful .Short walk from city centre but only a short stroll ,plenty of Bus stops near by . Bars and restaurants are plenty .

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RKaurOCH, Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear susanlorraine Thank you so much for your feedback, your kind words were very much appreciated by my entire team. At the Alexander we work diligently to provide the best customer service possible and focus heavily on our guests experience from the moment they check in until the moment they depart. It certainly makes us very proud when people like...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Two friends and I stayed in a triple room on the top floor. Nothing special, but a perfectly decent and reasonably priced hotel near Trinity College. Friendly staff. There's​ also a superb craft beer pub, the Ginger Man, just across the road. The only minor niggle was the TV, which was on the small side. But overall, would recommend.

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RKaurOCH, Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Falakros On behalf of the team here at the Alexander hotel I would like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with such positive feedback. I was delighted to here that you had an enjoyable stay and I'm grateful to hear your thoughts on how we can improve our facilities. It may please you to know...

Killarney, Ireland
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is my first time writing a bad review but I feel I must. Firstly we have three rooms so we could not move elsewhere as it was too awkward with three rooms.my elderly mother fell coming in the door but reception guy choose to ignore it all even though the people he was checking in came to our aid...

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RKaurOCH, General Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 341Mandy I am very sorry and disappointed to learn that my colleagues were slow to provide assistance when your mother fell. I hope she has recovered from her fall. I am also disappointed to learn that one of your rooms was not ready for you on arrival and I assure you I will address both matters promptly. I tried...

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the hotel 1 April and was woken up pre 9am on the Sunday morning with major building work ongoing in the room above. Having raised this with management I have been offered a complimentary breakfast valid for 6 months-wow! Just be aware that although signs do mention building work management clarified that this is during daylight hours...

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RKaurOCH, General Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ms McCullough Thank you for making time to share your experience with us, I am very disappointed to learn you were not completely satisfied with your stay in our hotel and for this I extend my apologies to you. We do have refurbishment works ongoing in our hotel at present and we have communication about this on reception and...

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Was at a function there and waa genuinely shocked by the standard of the food. It was a 60 euro a head dinner. The starter was half a bowl of tomato soup they ran out of potatoes for the fish dish and the vegetarian option waa a plate of roast veg. it was very difficult to get drinks and its...

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RKaurOCH, General Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ptracey I am very disappointed to learn that your recent meal experience at our hotel was not upto the usual high standard that we pride ourselves in, please do make contact with me directly on rishnoor.kaur@ocallaghanhotels.com, as I would welcome the opportunity to address the matter directly with you. Kind Regards Rishnoor Kaur General Manager

Reviewed 29 March 2017

I stayed here for business purposes for 2 nights in March 2017. This is a very good hotel and really good value for the price paid. There is a lot of refurbishment happening now and I had the good fortune to be moved to a 4th floor room on the second night and the new room was absolutely fabulous -...

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RKaurOCH, General Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ian J We are all delighted that your stay with us was enjoyable and that our service and facilities met with your expectation. I am so sorry about the leak, but glad that we were able to resolve the matter quickly, thank you for your understanding. Should you be staying with us again in the near future, we are...

Killarney, Ireland
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Lovely lobby, brilliant receptionist Marcello Taylor. Could not have been more helpful. Buffet breakfast good. Nice staff. Bathroom was dated but I presume it will be one of the next ones to be updated. I had requested a quiet room with hotel and with Booking.com but we got one with the fan outside! Double duvet on single bed so cover...

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RKaurOCH, General Manager at O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rufusbuddy Thank you for making time to review our hotel further to your stay with us. I am very sorry if you experienced any inconvenience due to the fan outside your room nd hope that this will not deter you from staying with us again. Regards Rishnoor Kaur General Manager

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The Dublin City centre O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel was the third hotel in the O'Callaghan Hotels group on the corner of Merrion Square. This luxury 4 star hotel in Dublin welcomes you into its spacious lobby where you will be greeted with a warm welcome. Located off one of the corners of Merrion Square, O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel is close to the Georgian Squares where business and culture are intertwined and is only a few minutes walk from Trinity College and shopping street, Grafton Street. Our 4 star hotel offers luxury facilities, contemporary design and personalised service in these quiet surroundings in one of the most beautiful areas of city centre Dublin. ... more   less 

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Address: 41/47 Fenian Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $253 - $489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
Alexander Hotel Dublin
Dublin Hotel Alexander
Hotel Style:
#38 Family Hotel in Dublin
#38 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#51 Business Hotel in Dublin
#56 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
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“Too mad to comment”
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“Over looks street”
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“I wouldn't recommend”
341Mandy, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“4th floor rooms just been refurbished to a very high standard indeed and 3rd floor underway in March 2017”
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“Try the upper floors, they are the ones that are getting upgraded first”
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