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Grand Canal Hotel

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gasworks bar”(90 reviews)
“aviva stadium”(146 reviews)
“theatre package”(25 reviews)
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

Located in the Grand Canal area just south of Dublin port, close to the Dublin convention centre, & the Aviva Stadium. About 15-minutes walk to Trinity College area, Grafton Street. Rooms are spacious, modern, has comfortable bed & good shower area with amenities. Tea making...More

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Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 2 July 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to not only write the review but to post some very nice photos of our new bar menu. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our car park is complimentary to guests that reserve...More

Reviewed 30 June 2015

Just back from Dublin after bringing my daughter and her cousins to see Taylor Swift and I have to say this was a very nice hotel. It's on the suburbs of Dublin about 25 mins walk from O'Connell Street and about 5-10 mins walk to...More

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Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 2 July 2015

Dear Guest, I am delighted that you and your family not only enjoyed Taylor Swift but also that you had a pleasant stay at our Grand Canal Hotel. By booking direct car parking is included in the rates quoted. We are indeed nice and convenient...More

Reviewed 30 June 2015

This hotel was average, rooms were clean, most views were terrible and its a short 15 min walk to the city centre. I wasnt too impressed. The staff were friendly and the breakfast was ok, but overall there seemed to be much nicer hotels in...More

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Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 2 July 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Grand Canal Hotel as your base in Dublin and for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted to hear that you found all of the staff to be friendly, that to me is the most...More

Reviewed 30 June 2015

Handy for theatre breaks to Bord Gais theatre and also about 15-20 minute walk into city centre. Nice clean hotel rooms comfortable bed,, Good bar with entertainment, drinks were good price also. Service was good and nice buffet breakfast no delays or slow service. Would...More

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Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 2 July 2015

Dear Guest, I am delighted that you enjoyed your recent stay with us at the Grand Canal Hotel and that you took the time to write such a nice review. Good to hear that you enjoyed the entertainment, during the summer we have music on...More

Reviewed 27 June 2015

Stayed here for a long weekend with friends, nice friendly staff, modern spacious hotel, good parking, a bit of a walk to city centre - 20 minutes, but interesting, good bar area in hotel.Good value in this city if you don't mind being out of...More

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Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 29 June 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Grand Canal Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you will come to visit us again in the near future. Kind Regards Donna Curry

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
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Banquet Room
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$91 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#7 Green Hotel in Dublin
#29 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#33 Business Hotel in Dublin
#43 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Green Hotel in Dublin
#29 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#33 Business Hotel in Dublin
#43 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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lynette w
11 October 2017|
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Response from Sean D | Reviewed this property |
In the room that we stayed in there was proper wet room facilities.
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blackcatdrummer
14 September 2017|
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Response from Steve O | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is a small grocery and pharmacy less than a 10 minute walk. When you walk out of the hotel front entrance, go right and there is a neighborhood. There a some nice restaurants there as well.
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stephie r
30 August 2017|
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Response from littlebird_Ireland | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a standard room which was lovely but didn't have a balcony or much of a view as it was at the back of the hotel. As far as I understood it, the deluxe rooms all have balconies and although usually bigger than... More
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"Wish we had more time to relax in the beautifully furnished room."
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"Ask for room looking at the Aviva"
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"Although hotel was busy-we got a great night's sleep as there was no noise in corridors"
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"Avoid rugby nights! Otherwise great place to stay."
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