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Grand Canal Hotel

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gasworks bar”(90 reviews)
“aviva stadium”(146 reviews)
“theatre package”(25 reviews)
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Reviewed 16 July 2015

What a perfect location for the Convention center, IFSC, Aviva and Dublin City center. Our room as always was impeciably presented with great attention to detail. Overall I cannot fault this hotel, all the staff are welcoming, the food is wholesome and there is a...More

1  Thank DeclanDrogheda
Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 17 July 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review the Grand Canal Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found the accommodation and its cleanliness to be good for your allergies. As you say we are very...More

Reviewed 16 July 2015

Pros: Around the corner from Grand Canal Dock DART station Quite part of town Friendly staff Free Wi-Fi Free bottled water Cons: Beds very hard and uncomfortable No refrigerator Not really in the city centerMore

2  Thank enzfrnz
Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 17 July 2015

Dear Guests, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our hotel. I am delighted that you found the hotel staff to be friendly. We are not in the City Centre but as you say it is a nice quiet location and...More

Reviewed 15 July 2015

Recently I had the pleasure of overnighting in this lovely gem of a hotel. On arrival, we were checked in promptly by the receptionist.The room was spotlessly clean and when we requested extra towels this was provided by housekeeping staff without the slightest fuss and...More

4  Thank Aidan O
Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 17 July 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review the Grand Canal Hotel. We have recently worked at improving our breakfast offering at the hotel so I am delighted that you enjoyed it. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and...More

Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Super hotel in an area ideal for getting in and out of the city. Very comfortable rooms, great bed and a well equipped bathroom. Very friendly reception staff and only too willing to please. Gasworks bar serving really good food at very reasonable prices and...More

2  Thank bdownie
Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 17 July 2015

Dear Guest, I am delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and your visits to Gasworks Bar. I will be sure that Natasha and the rest of the staff see your kind comments. Thank you for taking the time...More

Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here last week and was told on arrival that there was no room booked for me. Even when I handed over the booking confirm (note it was prepaid) I was still told I couldn't have booked because they had no record of it. Booking...More

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Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 13 July 2015

Dear Guest, I am very sorry to hear of your problem on checkin, I am not sure why your booking was not found when you arrived, but I am glad that it was resolved-you are right there should have been an apology for the panic....More

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US$100 - US$354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#7 Green Hotel in Dublin
#29 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#33 Business Hotel in Dublin
#43 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$100 - US$354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#7 Green Hotel in Dublin
#29 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#33 Business Hotel in Dublin
#43 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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lynette w
11 October 2017|
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Response from Sean D | Reviewed this property |
In the room that we stayed in there was proper wet room facilities.
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blackcatdrummer
15 September 2017|
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Response from Steve O | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is a small grocery and pharmacy less than a 10 minute walk. When you walk out of the hotel front entrance, go right and there is a neighborhood. There a some nice restaurants there as well.
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stephie r
31 August 2017|
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Response from littlebird_Ireland | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a standard room which was lovely but didn't have a balcony or much of a view as it was at the back of the hotel. As far as I understood it, the deluxe rooms all have balconies and although usually bigger than... More
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"Wish we had more time to relax in the beautifully furnished room."
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"Ask for room looking at the Aviva"
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"Although hotel was busy-we got a great night's sleep as there was no noise in corridors"
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"Avoid rugby nights! Otherwise great place to stay."
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