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The Waterside House Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Thorigny-sur-Marne, France
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We really enjoy our stay on this hotel. i have never seen nicest people than the Waterside House staff. They are always disponible and Nice and kind to their clients. Great view, great room with Space and huge beds. So sad to be back in France!

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Thank Hidargos
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I visited this hotel, but only I'll rate hotel restaurant. Location very nice, especially outside seating/terrace with lovely view to the sea and The Howth Island. Restaurant food average, we took Fish & Chips - OK and daily offer Salmon Trout - not good smell of fish :-(. Service very slow, but OK. Tables dirty from previous customers. Price range...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would like to add to my review of 6 February. I sent an email to the hotel as asked by the management at the end of my previous review. 24 hours was not enough even to acknowledge the receipt of my email. Thank you for the good service again...

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Thank Daniel P
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel itself is OK, it could do with a bit of a facelift. The rooms are OK, I would not say luxurious at all, but OK. They could do with modernising the rooms and a few licks of paint here and there. The back decking is awesome.....especially if they cleaned it up and restored it. Food is OK, average...

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Irving
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sound-proofing was almost non-existent. There was a door into the hallway close to my room (101) that was constantly being slammed. Would have been nice if there was a soft closing return on it. Other guests talking and giggling in their rooms and in the hallway sounded almost as if they were in the room. Dinner in the restaurant was...

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3Thank Jeff C
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in here after being on the beach, waited for ages to get served on an over priced menu, Being seaside thought I would have chowder but it was like plastic chowder-- my other half went for chicken which was average, We sat outside with our coffee fabulous view from a dirty patio area that has so much potential...

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3Thank Mick M
Donegal Town, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed on a groupon deal and loved this lovely hotel. Food was delicious and the beach was just amazing to be right on your doorstep. Would love to visit again in the summer and make more use of the beach. Will be back.

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WatersideHouse, Manager at The Waterside House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello JoleeneMcD, Many thanks for your recent stay and also sharing your comments. We are delighted to learn that you found our food delicious and loved our hotel. Only this week, we took our delivery of buckets and spades, so hopefully we will get a chance to welcome you back in the summer! :)

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Waterside Hotel has a huge advantage that not many hotels in Ireland have - a spanking coastal location with spectacular views. It has a built-in stunning beach on it's front door, with walks to calm any seasoned travellers' nerves. The receptionist we encountered too was amazingly helpful, resourceful and courteous. However, that's where the good aspects end. The toilets...

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WatersideHouse, Manager at The Waterside House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Shane F, Thank-you for stopping by on a very busy Sunday and I am glad that you got to enjoy our spectacular views and stunning beach location. All your comments have been taken on board and if you do decide to visit us again, I am sure you will notice an improvement

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

It's 00:20 in the morning, there is a loud band playing directly below the bedroom, the staff have been rude and aggressive about the noise ... what an awful experience. Stay the hell away from this place.

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WatersideHouse, Manager at The Waterside House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello again Noel M, We appreciate all genuine feedback here at the hotel. Every weekend we have live music in our Tower Bar which is enjoyed by locals and residents alike - we also run a courtesy bus from Donabate town. I am sorry that the music did disturb you and I know you spoke with the manager on duty...

Reviewed 22 April 2017

This is probably the worst hotel I have stayed in. We were "upgraded" to a sea view. Rooms are small with very poor facilities. Our shower was broken and wash basin blocked. Plaster falling from damp patch in bathroom ceiling. Filthy carpets. Food was reasonable. Only saving grace was nice friendly staff, hence the 1 star.

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WatersideHouse, Manager at The Waterside House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Trevor O, Many thanks for submitting your comments. From your previous reviews on Trip Advisor, it is disappointing to learn that we are the 'worst hotel' out of the lot. Whilst we acknowledge that there are improvements to be made, we by no means think we are the worst. I am however glad you find our staff nice and...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Waterside House Hotel Dublin boasts 35 well appointed bedrooms. Nineteen of the bedrooms, over look the sea and have every facility to enhance your comfort. Just a stones throw from this beautiful sandy beach and with panoramic views of Howth Head, Lambay Island and Malahide, we will ensure your stay will be a stress free and tranquil experience. If you prefer the warm green colours of Ireland, then choose one of our rooms overlooking the greens of the local golf course. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waterside House Hotel

Address: Donabate On The Beach | Dublin Airport, Donabate, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Donabate
Price Range: $116 - $495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterside House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Sea View All the way. I stayed at the back of the hotel, no view at all from here.”
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“Only used the facilities of the restaurant.”
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“Don't bother”
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“Sea view would have been good!”
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