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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night and couldnt knock it too much. The hotel was clean the bed was comfy. The rooms are quite small and the shower and bathroom are cramped. Apart from that the staff were friendly and it suited our one night stay.

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Kent
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 4 and stayed for 3 night. Excellent location, clean and the staff are all caring and attentive. Very good continental breakfast. Smoking area in the garden. Very helpful tips from the management.

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Obviously the rooms have a modern refurb. I was in room 1 which is at the front of the residence and in their photos it is the black and white one. Stand out feature... a proper mug and recessed lighting. Bug point ... no teaspoon for the lovely mug. The continental breakfast was great too - very healthy. Good job.

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dublin
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Stayed in the basement room for one night.I couldn't believe how quiet it was for the city centre- absolutely no traffic noise. Clean and comfortable and very good breakfast. Amazing value. There are no windows in the room but who needs windows when you want to sleep!

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Playa del Ingles, Spain
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Perfectly located b&b. Small but clean and nicely decorated rooms. Staff very friendly and helpful. Close to everything. Walking distance to shops, pubs and restaurants. Was here with my mom and grandmother. They gave us two rooms next to each other even tho we forgot to write and ask for that when booking.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We had a wonderful time staying here! Staff were always so friendly and helpful, even upgrading our room upon arrival and always there to help you with any questions! Felt comfortable and at ease the whole time. It is in a great location making it easy to get to wherever by walking, it is just a few minutes from the...

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Banbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Okay so we had stayed for the Justin Bieber concert on 1st November. Upon arrival it looked like a quite nice place from the outside. We entered and the staff we were approached by was not giving us a very welcoming feeling of helping us check in we were almost getting the feeling he was p****d off with us only...

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Reviewed 26 November 2016

Stayed here for a weekend break and it was a really good stay, the room was very nice and had everything you could need, the shower could have done with some work though but it was a small detail, is some small faults were sorted it would be perfect but for the price and location I could not complain!!

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Cannock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Overnight stay , staff helpful , clean, lovely breakfast great location , will go back again when next visit Dublin . Caught 747 bus from airport which stops 1 minute down the road from the b&b right by the centre of the town .

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Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 10 November 2016

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
!!!UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT!!! Durban Residence is a fully refurbished, listed building, which boasts impressive Georgian architecture and interiors. We are located in the heart of Dublin city centre; with O’ Connell Street; Dublin’s main street, only a 3 minute walk away. It is also just 5 minutes from Temple Bar the main party zone of Dublin. Room facilities include tea/coffee station, TV, central heating and fresh towels every day. Free Wi-Fi internet connection. Cots available on request. Free city maps & guides at reception. Reception is open 24hours. 48 hrs cancellation policy. Check out 12 noon. Credit cards accepted. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Durban Residence

Address: 69 Lower Gardner Street, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $124 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Durban Residence 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Shared bathroom was clean and I didn't actually see anybody else use it”
lovethatmusic, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Higher up for less noise and definitely a colder room!!”
daffyduck99, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“higher floor less noise”
winniemillhouse, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Do not let them put you in Room 6 unless you enjoy dated furniture”
  • Dusty and dirty
  • Lovely views.....
  • Damaged/unpainted walls
  • Dated décor
  • Tea/coffee - not replenished in 4 days
  • Bathroom with no shelving
  • Short net curtains
  • Closet with integrated tea/coffee facilities!
Ninja2111, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“rooms at rear are quiter”
supermac11, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
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