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    The Waterside House Hotel

    Donabate On The Beach | Dublin Airport, Donabate, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good24%
    • Average15%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible12%
    Travellers talk about
    “sea view” (50 reviews)
    “samphire” (7 reviews)
    “irish sea” (16 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 609 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Just home from 2 days in the Waterside - 4 families meeting up - we had a fabulous time - the weather made it - the adults spent time chatting while the kids played on the beach - the staff were lovely and very accommodating...More

    Thank hcaffrey
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Without letting it get to into a bad review. Im all for Ireland and standards . I have got to say standards have gone down. I have been going here for a while and it breaks my heart to give this review. I rang management...More

    Thank Chris C
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This place is exactly as the name advertised: right beside the water! If, like us, you find the sea and the sound of the tide relaxing, or if you have kids that can play for hours in the sand and waves, this is a marvellous...More

    1  Thank Karen W
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Hotel sits right on the beach. Pub is large, with outdoor seating. Rooms are little dated, but overall most satisfactory. The TV in our room didn't work, but there was wifi with decent speeds. The beach is great for a walk as it's quite long...More

    Thank Jesse H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Visited this hotel july2017 We had a fab time at this hotel. The location is amazing. Located on the beach with wonderful views from the restaurant. We did not have a bedroom with a sea view but as we did not request I was not...More

    Thank margo132
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Dublin >
    • Donabate
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    Northerngirl45
    10 July 2016|
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    Response from Séamus K | Reviewed this property |
    info@watersidehousehotel Wouldn't advice staying there,very dated hotel...
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    Susan D
    17 June 2016|
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    Response from refgrade1 | Reviewed this property |
    it is about 15 min drive to airport but if you need a taxi book it with hotel night before so its there for you
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    levee07
    26 April 2016|
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    Response from emdIreland | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, you should email the Hotel direct and ask them if you can pre book their shuttle bus? They will require your flight details, , ask them to email you confirmation and also to provide you with vehicle details and name of... More
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    "Room 121 has a lovely sea view"
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    "The balcony rooms are larger and well-worth it, but there are only four so book early. There are lots of..."
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    "Ask for an Ocean View!"
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    "Stay Elsewhere"
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