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Western Ireland, Ireland
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

well myself and my mother stayed here for 3 nights when we arrived my god the room was small it had bunk beds and i had to walk sideways to get past them to the other side of the room which took about 2 seconds and the fact that for a twin room and only one chair i had to... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Me and my family stayed here for three nights in july. We got two bedrooms. One bedroom was on the second floor facing the street in front, which can be quite busy and noisy at night. The other bedroom was on the top floor, three flights of stairs up, and facing the back. Both rooms where very small and extremely... More 

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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

This place advertises itself as basic rooms, with clean linen and towels. If you expect anymore then you will be disappointed. For the price, it is reasonable considering that it is so central and close to the buzz of the city centre yet it's more comfortable then any hostel is, and quieter! I love the surroundings and for me, I... More 

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Thank Jamesparker987
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 May 2016

I stayed at Pillar B&B with my girlfriend for a few nights and we both had a really nice time there. The manager of the B&B, Mo, is such a nice and friendly guy, we both had a really nice time talking to him and having coffee with him. As my girlfriend is Croatian, she was very happy to have... More 

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Thank Simon-Pugnet
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights over Easter. Though the place was relatively cheap, I wouldn't stay again. Yes, the rooms are small and cramped and there are shared toilets and showers, and the walls are super thin, but that's what can be reasonably expected for the price and we would have been happy. The problem is that the place... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

After booking this B and B I checked the reviews on here and was worried. However after staying 3 nights I wasn't disappointed. Yes it was basic, but it was clean, comfortable and good value for money. It was very central for all tourist attractions. I would definately stay there again on my next visit to Dublin and would recommend... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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6 reviews
Reviewed 10 February 2016

I was in January and the heater didn't work! There is a note which says you'll have the breakfast served in your room from 8 to 10, I had to have breakfast in another place cause there was nobody in there! I had to ask for toilet roll ...! I'll never go back to this place!

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Peterborough, Canada
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44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2016

This is by far the worst place I have ever stayed. Paid 55 euros for one night and I feel like I should've been being paid to stay here!! I had 2 bags when i arrived, one was 55lbs and the other was 20lbs and no one offered to help take my bags to the room on the 3rd floor....so... More 

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Heywood, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Didn't enjoy staying at the pillar I found the rooms so small and so noisy at night all you could hear was doors slamming the location was good but again noisy outside the man on reception who we got the keys off didn't seem to pay much interest the shower room wasn't clean and the shower was cold we checked... More 

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Thank michael w
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

A dreadful mistake on my part to book this. The price of €50 was way to high for a box room with no windows (did have a sky light), no sink, no towels provided, communal toilet and showers. Breakfast cost extra so I didn't bother. I was kept awake most of the night by noises guests and even noisier plumbing... More 

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Address: The Pillar 7 Talbot Street, Dublin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > North City Centre
Price Range: $87 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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