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Schoolhouse Hotel

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#30 of 153 Hotels in Dublin
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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West Virginia
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Booked rooms at the Schoolhouse for our last night in Ireland during Christmas week. This property from start to finish is just down right charming. There is a picturesque canal located directly across the street. You're a quick 15 minute walk to St. Stephen's Green and Grafton Street. The rooms are homey decorated with with sturdy oak mission style furniture....

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Ennis, Ireland
Reviewed 14 January 2015

We had two rooms for one overnight stay in early January. The hotel was very quiet as it was a Sunday night at the end of the Christmas/New Year holidays. Rooms are very nicely decorated - not the usual bland furniture found in most hotel chains. We had a meal in the hotel lounge which was excellent as was breakfast...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Had to visit Dublin for a night on business and was advised by a client to try the Schoolhouse. I know the location and was happy to give it a try. It was great value (eur 99 incl breakfast) - the room was big, the bed large, firm and very comfortable. Bit of an issue with the air con (too...

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Santa Cruz, California, United States
Reviewed 9 January 2015

My fiancé and I were booked at The Schoolhouse after our original B&B had some issues and had to close- could not have been happier. Location right on the Grand Canal, short walk to Grafton and the most friendly staff. Breakfast was lovely (they do a wonderful full Irish) and the room was cozy and well-kept. All in all I...

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2015

I really enjoyed my stay here, the staff were very helpful and the rooms were spacious and clean as you would expect. I went with my then girlfriend for New Year and we had a lovely romantic walk around the hotel just on the outskirts of Dublin city centre.

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Estero, Florida
Reviewed 9 January 2015

This was our second stay at the Schoolhouse Hotel. It is so very charming and comfortable. A real bargain for the quality of accommodations. Would never go back to Dublin and not stay at the Schoolhouse. The rooms, staff, service, food and bar were most enjoyable!. The rooms are generous in size, nicely appointed - delightful! Charming is the best...

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Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 6 January 2015

I don't know why I had always dismissed this place in the past when looking for accommodation in Dublin, so on this ocassion when someone else booked it I was a bit disappointed. I shouldn't have been - it's a delightful place to stay; the room was very comfortable with an enormous bed, on-site parking was perfect, the staff were...

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edinburgh
Reviewed 31 December 2014

The schoolhouse hotel is the perfect location for a trip to dublin you are just a short walk away from most of the main attractions, it has a good car park if you are using a car and is well positioned near main roads to get you out of the city to tour thr countryside, there are plenty of bars...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 December 2014

I am a member of an association and we recently had our Christmas drinks gathering in the Schoolhouse bar. The staff and manager couldn't have been more helpful with the organisation and helping out on the evening. The finger food provided was of a very high standard and the wine list is superb. One of the best things about the...

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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 17 December 2014

We have stayed here three times now and it has always been very good, The rooms are very comfortable, Great idea to name the rooms individually after Irish writers Great location, walking distance to all the local attractions, restaurants and bars

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a class of its own... For those seeking somewhere truly different in Dublin, The Schoolhouse Hotel Ballsbridge is definitely ahead of its class, one of the leading D4 hotels. Unique, intimate and ideally located, the four star Schoolhouse Hotel in Ballsbridge Dublin 4 exudes a warm and friendly atmosphere. Described as a hidden gem in Dublin city this D4 hotel is located just 10 minutes walk from many of Dublin's main visitor attractions: the fashionable area of Grafton Street, Trinity College, Temple Bar, St. Stephen's Green, The National Museum, The R.D.S and Landsdowne / Aviva Stadium. Boasting luxury d4 hotel accommodation in Ballsbridge, each of our rooms have Super King Size Double Beds or Deluxe Twin Single Beds and include a host of luxury extras such as Full Irish breakfast in the comfort of your room or at The Restaurant in The Schoolhouse, on site Car Parking, Mineral Water, Tea, Coffee & Cookies, Movies, Email & Internet on your plasma television, Luxury toiletries and a Schoolhouse bathrobe on request. As one of the best Ballsbridge hotels Ireland has to offer you will be in a haven of luxury at the Schoolhouse Hotel. ... more   less 

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Address: 2 - 8 Northumberland Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $175 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Schoolhouse Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Schoolhouse Hotel Dublin
Hotel Style:
#21 Business Hotel in Dublin
#23 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#25 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#34 Family Hotel in Dublin
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“Each room is unique based on a historic character”
E579JQpamelad, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We asked for a quiet room and were at the end of the corridor. It was a quiet hotel and we never heard our next door neighbours.”
a2b4fun, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are excellent old schoolhouse with modern ammeanaties check this hotel out before you book anything in the city”
tottyted, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 328, quiet & a lovely size, with the most comfortable bed!!!”
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“book room with a king size bed”
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