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The Clarence

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#41 of 151 Hotels in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Casper, Wyoming
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Personable, friendly, and knowledgeable staff. The room was larger than I expected and had a large bath. We enjoyed the bar but did not eat breakfast on site. I loved the location. It was very central to excellent restaurants and several shopping areas as well as museums.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great hotel. The room had an okay view but you can sit on the little balcony and talk for hrs listening to the street below. Staff was very friendly and helped us out with any needs we had. Even made reservations for us at different restaurants.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed for two nights, Sunday and Monday May 14th and 15th. I have been to Dublin once before and had a good experience at another hotel, but wanted a more central location this trip. I chose The Clarence and it turned out to be a solid decision. Our room overlooked the river on an upper floor...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had a layover in Dublin for 24hrs from Aerlingus! Chose the Clarence because it was close to everything. I was able to check my bags and do some sight seeing as I got in early. Upon my surprise awesome upgrade to a suite. I wish I had more time to enjoy. Went shopping, more sight seeing, dinner, Temple Bar...

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Charming hotel in a perfect location for sight seeing, 1 block from Temple Bar area. Large, clean rooms and friendly, helpful staff. Plenty of restaurants and pubs near by. Highly recommend. Definitely will stay here on my next visit to Dublin.

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State College, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great central location and staff. Room very comfortable and facilities/amenities excellent. Our room was a riverview room and on the fourth floor. Had a noise issue -- thumping of music from pub next door until the wee hours. Requested to be moved the next day and staff accommodated the request.

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Bangor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at The Clarence Wednesday to Friday and really enjoyed the experience. The reception staff were very helpful and welcoming friendly. The room was modern and bright with all the facilities we are used to, the bed was huge and so comfortable it was just asking to be slept in. Breakfast was superb with lots to choose from we had...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

How this place has become a landmark is beyond me. It has all the charm of a Travelodge at a higher price. I fail to see the appeal other than the connection to U2. That may be why the bar attracts the most pretentious clientele I've ever come across. When I stayed there the place was in bad need of...

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Gananoque, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Clarence Hotel as a treat for my 50th birthday. We stayed 6 nights in a Deluxe Room that did face the Temple Bar area. First I must give praise to James at the front desk. We arrived around 8am from the airport after a long and tiring flight from Canada. James was extremely kind and told...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Clarence was lovely, and we were within walking distance of everything we came to see. (Guinness, Jameson, Temple Bar District, Trinity) We had a lovely deluxe room overlooking the bustling Temple Bar District. If you have a limited time to spend in Dublin, The Clarence is right in the heart of it all.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clarence boasts fifty bedrooms and suites, along with our world famous Penthouse Suite. Our rooms range from Classic through Deluxe and on to our River View and Garden Terrace Suites. Our furnishings are simple: classic Shaker oak, beds dressed in cool white linen, sitting elegantly in contrast to a palate of vibrant cardinal colours, rich drapes and luxe carpets. We aim to provide all the simple needs of our guests and we offer 'round the clock room service and all rooms have complimentary WiFi as standard. Our city centre location means car space is at a premium, but we do have a small underground car park that can be reserved for a small nightly supplement. It is also worth noting that our location does mean that the area can be lively at night, especially at the weekends and while we have taken every effort to reduce noise, it is not possible to block it all out. Please do consider this before booking. Within the hotel complex there are many drinking and dining experiences, from the chilled out bliss of The Study to the super stylish Octagon Bar, the perfect spot for an afternoon cocktail or a laid back nightcap. We also have Michelin star chef Oliver Dunne's Cleaver East restaurant within our walls and we are very proud that Oliver and his team provide all catering at the hotel, so whether it's a late night bite in your room or a Full Irish breakfast the next morning, you know your food will be of the highest standard, made from the freshest produce, closely cared for by Michelin starred hands. In the bowels of our building you will find the luxurious cocktail and food bar The Liquor Rooms, home to Dublin's arts set and the first ROI bar ever to be nominated in the prestigious Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards. On our first floor, overlooking the River Liffey lies The Cleaver East Suite at The Clarence, which can be reserved for special occasions, from large weddings to intimate business meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Clarence

Address: 6-8 Wellington Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $209 - $679 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Clarence 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
The Clarence Hotel Dublin
Clarence Hotel Dublin
Clarence Dublin
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#30 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#50 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#53 Business Hotel in Dublin
#56 Family Hotel in Dublin
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“We upgraded to a room with a balcony which apparently gave us a larger room. We enjoyed being able to fully open the door and step out.”
shelleyl256, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room unless you are out partying until the wee hours.”
H5731FXjamess, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a river view room”
E8680XTjohnh, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“I would recommend a room with a view of the river. A bit quieter for the most part.”
molly1081967, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“We didn't get to see other rooms but something facing the river would be beneficial.”
seanbL38UT, 18 May 2017 | Read review
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