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Academy Plaza Hotel

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and i stayed here for a 3 day break,the hotel is in a good location,the airport bus stops right outside the hotel,the rooms are a nice size and well presented and the staff are warm and welcoming.Would stay here again.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

although my room was small it was very clean and cozy.. the location is really good, just off O'Connell St, the staff were helpful and we had planned a meeting in the private room that was good as well. Breakfast had a big variety of options and was very good.

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Chatham, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My 16 year old daughter and I stayed at the Academy Plaza Hotel and it was wonderful! The room was very clean. The bathroom was modern. The beds were very comfortable. Our room looked out over a sports bar, but they closed up shop by 11:00 or 11:30 and the noise was never a problem for us. The staff were...

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Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overall if you're looking for a place to stay in a good location, but still a outside of the noise that Temple Bar might bring this is a great option. Breakfast came with the room and everyone was extremely helpful and nice. Taxi stand located right out front and beds are comfortable. Only negative, which is a larger item...the size...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for 4 nights in February 2017 (20th - 24th) and booked direct through the hotel. The hotel is excellently located. The 747 bus from and to Dublin Airport stops right outside. And the Dublin Bus Hop On Hop Off also stops opposite, ideal for visitors to this wonderful city. The staff are very welcoming, and very friendly. Really chatty...

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Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights. In an ideal location walking distance to most of the sights. Bus to and from airport stop outside plus taxi rank. Room was clean and comfortable. Staff were very friendly nothing too much trouble. Breakfast was good, continental and full English. We ate in restaurant one of the nights, service was very fast and food...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Staff were amazing and welcoming, very helpful as well! Rooms had everything you could want including a hair dryer, lots of mirrors for us women and a sofa! Beds comfy, amazing black out blinds if you want a lie in and on a pretty quiet street but still very close walking distance for everything you'd want to do or to...

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Prestwich
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Small room but clean and comfortable. Reception staff helpful but bar woman on both nights pretty miserable. I would recommend the hotel it's central and good value for money. But the bar women need to make more of an effort as it lets the hotel down.

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Tyrrellspass, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I cannot say enough amazing words about this hotel they went above and beyond by fulfilling a special request to have a picture of Rafa Benitez in the room which they fulfilled simply amazing. Great location just off O'Connell street and the rooms were great, clean spacious and very comfortable to stay in. Highly recommend this hotel to all

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I picked the Academy for my annual birthday trip and it worked out very well. The staff was friendly and helpful. The location could not have been better. I ended up doing a day trip to Belfast and the bus picked me up right around the corner on O'Connell St. The bus station is about a 10-15 minute walk if...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
ACADEMY PLAZA HOTEL is located in the heart of Dublin, just off the capital's main thoroughfare. This Best Western hotel boasts 304 stunning new bedrooms and suites, with modern facilities in all rooms. Hotel amenities include a stunning marbled lobby, Sir Harry’s Grill Bar & Bistro, 5 meeting rooms, an On Site Fitness Room, Beauty Salon and complimentary WiFi access throughout the entire hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Academy Plaza Hotel

Address: 10 - 14 Findlater Place | Off Upper O'Connell St, Dublin D01 X2X0, Ireland (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Academy Plaza Hotel)
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $124 - $385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Academy Plaza Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 304
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Also Known As:
Best Western Dublin
Dublin Best Western
Hotel Style:
#43 Family Hotel in Dublin
#46 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#56 Business Hotel in Dublin
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“Try not to get a room near the lifts.”
 of 5 bubbles timheffer, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Avoid rooms at the front (facing the street) as this can get noisy at weekends”
 of 5 bubbles ScottM161, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Executive floor is your play.”
 of 5 bubbles 216TimG, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Third floor at the front of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 510junec, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 605 = very quiet (quad room with double bed plus two twin beds)”
 of 5 bubbles 417tracys, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
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