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    Academy Plaza Hotel

    10 - 14 Findlater Place | Off Upper O'Connell St, Dublin D01 X2X0, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good45%
    • Average14%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “great location” (634 reviews)
    “temple bar” (363 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Family Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 3,538 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Cab from airport to hotel was 40 euro and about 20 min ride. Return cab was 20 euro with a cab stand right in front of the hotel. Hotel is convenient, clean and staff was nice. Breakfast was a nice variety and good quality. Rooms...More

    Thank FamilyTree03
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The hotel is very convenient for getting to and from the airport with Airlink 747 Express stops ( from airport and to airport ) on Cathal Brugha Street just opposite the hotel. The staff at the reception were very helpful and check-in and check-out were...More

    1  Thank rcsleong
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    When I travel I look for a place to sleep that is clean and well located. The Academy Plaza is within the center of the city of Dublin, well within walking distance of anywhere one could want to walk. All the points of interest are...More

    2  Thank Holger K
    Response from Seamus B, Owner at Academy Plaza HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear Holger K Thank you for sharing your review. We are very pleased to have been your city centre hotel of choice and we are glad we didn't disappoint. Our location, with our friendly and welcoming team are our major selling points and we are...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Although Academy Plaza is sometimes described as 'no frills' hotel my husband and I have been staying here every time we visit Dublin for the past 5 or 6 years. It is located very close to O Connell Street and therefore so convenient to all...More

    3  Thank Trudyblu37
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    For a very competitively priced hotel, right off O'Connell Street, I can see why someone would be skeptical about the accommodations. Seeing is actually believing, though. As someone who stayed in even the base accommodations with my wife - yes, they were a little smaller...More

    2  Thank mystyang
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #43 Family Hotel in Dublin
    • #46 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
    • #56 Business Hotel in Dublin
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 304
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    • Province of Leinster >
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    • Dublin
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Dublin ,
    • Dublin Best Western
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    David L
    30 April 2017|
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    Response from jippi j | Reviewed this property |
    I can`tanswer your first question, but I think I remember that you can change dollar into euro at the front desk.
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    Paula M
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from TheresaB782 | Reviewed this property |
    assume you are arriving into Dublin Port? taxi best bet as it is not far.. there is a bus option but you would have to check routes to top (North End) of O Connell st when you reach port. .
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    26 April 2017|
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    Response from RobusTraveler | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a triple-occupancy room, which we think is pretty enough for a family with parents and a teenage child. When we went to The Temple Bar in late March, we shared the table with a couple (from US, I guess) and... More
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    "if room size is a concern, choose a room that is one step above standard. Breakfast is ok in a time crunch"
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    "Ask for a quieter room"
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    "Please insist on floor seven or higher,if available.Otherwise the noise is too much."
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    "away from street"
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