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East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 4 nights in this hotel in January 2017. We were lucky and had a room off the main road, so found the room slightly small but very clean. The breakfast choice is excellent and the staff most helpful and friendly. Cheap priced accommodation but not too long to walk into the heart of Dublin itself.

1Thank Susan H
Mons, Belgium
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The location is convenient to both central Dublin sights and the airport with the Airlink bus stopping right in front. Rooms are basic but adequate with the beds being quite hard, pillows flat and hot water and water pressure intermittent. The included breakfast is plentiful and staff very friendly.

1Thank Zosia B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

My sister and I stayed at this guest house for 1 night. I asked for a room on the lower floors and we were given one on the first floor with a lift, in the new side of the building which is refurbished and looks really good. I would imagine the old part is not exactly the same. Our room...

Martin T, General Manager at The Glen Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we kindly acknowledge all our guests comments and appreciate them good bad or indifferent as it helps to make us even better than what we are.

Lara, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Starting off with the bad, this hotel unfortunately does not have an elevator so we had to carry our bags to the top floor up flights of stairs. The staff at the hotel did offer to assist us with our heavier luggage but it was still quite the climb. Also the pressure in the shower was awful which was a...

1Thank DanniD93
Flint, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2016

first time in Dublin I booked the Glen Guest house through Booking .com and I was so pleased when we arrived Bus stopped right outside and picked up from there too 6euros per person single and 10 Euros return. The guest house was clean the staff were very friendly and helpful. Our room was on the first floor at the...

1Thank susan a
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Great location, with a bus stop to the airport right outside you can take the 747 bus for €10 return which makes the transfer from the airport to the hotel very easy. Very friendly staff all welcoming and helpful, room is quite basic however we spent most of our time exploring the city therefore only slept and showered there so...

1Thank Danniella O
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

An excellent place to stay. It is right next to the bus stop that comes from the airport €10 for a return. It takes about 10 minutes to walk in to the centre of Dublin from here. You get free breakfast, well at least we did. It was very nice! The wifi in the guesthouse is very good too. The...

Thank Nicos T
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Don't get too excited about the rating of this hotel. Most good reviews only point out the good location. Indeed, that's the only positive thing about it. It's close to the city centre and main attractions (It's worth mentioning there are plenty of other B&Bs in the area) HOWEVER, it's certainly not worth the price you pay!! We stayed for...

Thank Bertha R
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Great location. Good value for money friendly staff. Clean rooms basic accommodation all that we needed on a budget. Breakfast choices ranging from full A cooked breakfast to cereals and fruit. Definitely would stay here again. Gust house appeared busy popular with all nationalities

Thank Alison S
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Our room was tiny and had no proper storage for clothes. No drawers or cupboards (no room!) and just a short hanging rail with three coat hangers. Bed was lumpy and uncomfortable. Breakfast wasn't bad, but the service left a lot to be desired. View from our room was a brick wall and a grotty awning over a doorway. We...

Thank Christine H
Martin T, General Manager at The Glen Guesthouse, responded to this review

Sorry bout that.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Glen Guesthouse

Address: 84 Lower Gardiner Street | Dublin 1, Dublin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $97 - $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Glen Guesthouse 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Ask for a room off the main road”
 of 5 bubbles susanhC410BH, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask a room in the new side of the building!”
 of 5 bubbles CONCETTA74, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we had no noise even when other guest came in no 7”
 of 5 bubbles susana125, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get one in the main building, as our friends had a better room than ours, even though it was on the top,floor and there's no lift!”
 of 5 bubbles 733christineh, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“no hairdryer in room.”
 of 5 bubbles ritaonline, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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