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Haddington House

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Situated on the seafront in Dun Laoghaire, Haddington House has panoramic views of Dublin Bay. Originally four Victorian townhouses the hotel began its life as Haddington House, a finishing school for girls, before being converted into a hotel in the 1950s. We are continuing to develop the hotel property but in keeping with the unique heritage of the building. Our fifty en suite bedrooms have flat screen multi-channel TV's, free WiFi, Nespresso coffee machines, digital radios, hair dryers and filtered still and sparkling water. Our newer 'Classic' and 'Deluxe' rooms also come with an in-room safe, a mini fridge stocked with fresh milk, as well as a complimentary Irish Times. Most of the rooms in these categories also have spectacular sea views. Oliveto, the award-winning restaurant with views of the sea, serves Italian-inspired fare and is extremely popular so booking is highly recommended. There's also two unique events spaces: The Library Bar and Oak Room, a lobby bar and a buzzy garden overlooking the sea complete with a Hut Bar. The location is hard to beat with Dun Laoghaire DART station just a 5-minute walk away which provides regular rail connections to Dublin's city centre. The Aviva Stadium and the RDS can be reached after a 10-minute DART rail journey. If you're staying in the area, we have partnered up with a number of local businesses so guests can enjoy discounts on activities. The beautiful village of Dalkey is a short trip down the coast and is great for an afternoon's ramble. Directly opposite us is the historic east pier which was built especially for the arrival of Queen Victoria in 1900. Around the corner is the National Maritime Museum and the James Joyce Tower made famous by Ulysses is just a 5-minute walk away. If you fancy a dip, we'll supply you with towels for a visit to the well-known swimming spot, the 40 foot (beware of the seals!) We look forward to welcoming you to Haddington House.
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Haddington hosted my team and I (c 40 people) for 3 days recently and not only was the business side of things (meeting room etc) handled very professionally but the accommodation was excellent, the food was superb and the service was top class. Although we were a large group,
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Stayed here for work organised by my client. Lovely seafront location, rooms pleasant and clean. Location about 40 mins from Dublin airport if you go via the tunnel! Restaurant also good - will review separately! Would like to stay again :) Thanks Aimee
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We stayed here, for one night, pure comfort and the perfect little getaway that’s not to far or expensive. Rooms are really cosy with lovely decor. Staff are really friendly and helpful. Location is great and so easy to go for a walk along the pier. Would definitely recommend
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Super restaurant,very friendly staff and our group of 11 had no complaints with a varied menu and great service. Lovely view of the pier/sea.Be careful with parking = it is fairly limited/busy outside.We ate early as we had 4 grandchildren = staff absolutely spoiled them making
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My daughters and I have just returned from a two night stay at the Haddington house hotel. It was absolutely fabulous! Lovely room, really nice bathroom, pretty lobby bar with an open fire and in a perfect location. Breakfast was good and the dining room has wonderful views out
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The hotel is about 8km from the racecourse. The railway station is only metres from the hotel. There is no train service to the racecourse, but a bus from the station to Leopardstown runs every 20 minutes according to Dublin bus website.
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we asked for a quiet room away from the front of the hotel and we had no problem just ask for a quiet room when u book
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Is are there in room hair dryers?
Hi, Yes, we have hairdryers in all of our rooms. Regards, Haddington House
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Is there a fitness center?
Not that I have seen. Not needed in Ireland there is a breakwater to walk along outside.
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Hi, yes they do only have a few spaces but there is a multi story 5ish min away. Personally I have never had an issue parking at the hotel.
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"Ask for a sea view in refurbished room, as I know that they are still doing up sections of the hotel."
"If you can get a room with a sea view do, but all of them were lovely."
"dont choose a room"
"The best views are up front facing the water."
"sea view great"
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PRICE RANGE
US$111 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
kingston hotel dún laoghaire
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
The Haddington
LOCATION
IrelandProvince of LeinsterDún Laoghaire
NUMBER OF ROOMS
50
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