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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Stayed here for 4 nights on my own. Was very happy with modern, heated room and en suite. Lamp broke and was replaced immediately with a new one. Room was quite pricey. 15 minute bus ride from city-centre. Very happy though!

Thank Amy W
Perth Australia
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Ashling Hotel for three nights . The hotel is in a great location with easy access to many of the great Dublin Attractions. Phoenix Park, the Dublin Zoo and central Dublin within walking distance. The hotel is comfortable, clean and spacious. The staff friendly and attentive. Highly recommended

Thank topmark4
County Cork Ireland
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Good location. Easy access to downtown by bus. Clean and basic. But really 170 euro for a double room with no breakfast service is daylight robbery. Only stayed here as had no other choice. An embarrassment to irish tourism.

1Thank Claire M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I travelled from London on Saturday the 15th of October 16 to stay with my two sisters. We are aged from 39- 55 and were astonished to be put into a cramped room with three beds, suitable only asa family room for three small children. It was right at the top of the house, narrow stair case , cheap furniture,...

1Thank hilary570
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Grim room - it's probably a converted bathroom with toilet at end of the bed - for 98euro! Sign on wall stressing no breakfast. Hadn't time to leave and find alternative as rushing to event. Staff pleasant - not their fault.

1Thank DOD5
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Poor accommodation. Small cheaply furnished room charged as a double. Unhelpful proprietor. Cold and unable to turn any heat on. No breakfast although this is not made clear when booking. Cannot even use facilities to make own breakfast. Very poor. Expensive at 90 euros night for small uncomfortable room and no breakfast.

1Thank Ann W
Mallow, Ireland
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The good: Comfortable single bed and good shower. 15 minute walk to Croke Park, so handy for matches and conferences. Off street parking. The bad: €80 for a single boxy room with no breakfast is expensive. Advertised as b&b on some sites. They have taped up the second b on their b&b sign. Wouldn't stay here again.

2Thank JB999_13
Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights recently. It was booked through booking.com in sterling but they wanted Euros... IN CASH! Wasn't told that in the booking. And I think thier exchange was was very generous... for them! My daughter paid with a card in the end and I can't wait to see what it was. It's an old Victorian...

1Thank pistonbroke58
Clayton, Australia
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice place to stay and great access to public transport. It is not far from city but you can go everywhere you want by hop on public bus coz it is near to bus stop and in the middle between dublin airport and city centre

Thank annur2001
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

My family booked at this establishment day before arriving in Dublin. Advertised as bed and breakfast with reserved parking which I required. Upon arrival was met by a woman hostess who verified my booking but when I asked about my reserved parking she said they were full. I was asked what time I intended leaving as I could possibly double...

3Thank Trish M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ashling House was built in the 1930s, can boast a wonderful location in the leafy suburb of Drumcondra and yet within a short distance of the city centre and Croke Park. Dublin Airport is 6 miles away and journey time is ten minutes by car or twenty minutes by bus (bus fare is €2.40, taxi about €15). At Ashling House Bed and Breakfast you have full use of our Landscaped Private Garden to the rear of the house. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ashling House

Address: 168 Upper Drumcondra Road, Dublin 9, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $131 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ashling House 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“If you can't manage a bit of noise then room 1 is not for you.”
diannem161, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the one at the top. The beds are great.”
michaelgG5291SA, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“WiFi may not be so good on top floors - we were first floor at back so no problem and nice and quiet despite being on a main road.”
30adrianw, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“ask for one where plugs work”
dehick, 22 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The front bedrooms appear to be the best.”
janerp, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
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