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O'Callaghan Mont Clare Hotel

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in this hotel for a short city break and to go to two theatre shows, both of which were within easy walking distance of this superbly located hotel. It is in a lovely part of Dublin and a short walk away from Grafton Street, which is one of the primary shopping areas in the city centre. Our room...

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Muskegon, Michigan
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We planned a car tour of Ireland during the off season for our honeymoon, starting in Dublin. This quaint, old hotel was a romantic location for our 1st night in the city. We were upgraded to their Oscar Wilde Suite, which was lovely. Excellent breakfast. Reasonable walking distance from many popular sites.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was very well situated to allow us to walk to and from the center of Dublin, and the bus transfer from the airport stopped right across the road, which was ideal. Really helpful staff, and I loved all the wooden decor. The rooms were comfortable and the shower had great water pressure. My one issue (which I find...

Thank rosieposie111
Westport, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for the weekend with my husband. on arrival, which I guess was a turn off from my point of view, the guy on check in did not say hi, hello, your welcome, only, your name please? After travelling for half the day it would be nice to have a welcome when you get to your hotel! Maybe...

Thank Katmartyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only stayed one night. The spoiler was no hot water on the night and following morning so no shower for us. Did complain on the morning and we were thanked for the feedback... Comforable as it was and a queen size bed, the bathroom was tired and poorly maintained. Sliding wardrobe was non sliding. Good location with a pleasant walk...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was booked for me by my company, but after checking out their website I was happy to stay, as it seemed perfect for my requirements. The hotel is in a great location, within walking distance to shops, restaurants and bars and the front desk team were very helpful, giving directions and making sure I got my taxi to...

Thank jltl83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location in a central but quiet area. Rooms were very clean, staff were helpful. Breakfast was good, fast service and plenty of choice. Very good value for a low-mid price hotel. Some traffic noise from the street but windows were double glazed so not intrusive.

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Malibu, California
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Nice hotel. Room and bathroom were small but comfortable. Lovely staff. Very nice restaurant and breakfast room. Good food. Good service. Hugh deserves special commendation. He went out of his way to ensure our needs were taken care of.

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Guildford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Just returned home from an amazing weekend in Dublin.And our stay here was brilliant.we had four rooms and they were extremely clean and well looked after.it is a really nice hotel,in a perfect location for visiting all the attractions and very reasonably priced. Very nice bar attached to the hotel. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank Greg P
Comber, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We spent 4 nights in the Mont Clare and would describe it as excellent. Very central for shops and walking. The hotel was clean and the staff were brilliant from Jolanta on reception who was most helpful and always smiling to Sandra who served us fantastic breakfasts and of course Craig the chef who prepared the fantastic breakfasts. We will...

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Bettie-Marie B, General Manager at O'Callaghan Mont Clare Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Fred & Isobel Many thanks for taking the time to send in your detailed and positive review, and for noting our fabulous location and accessibility to all that Dublin City Centre has to offer. Most importantly though, thank you for acknowledging the team, and especially Yolanda, Sandra and even the often unsung hero Craig behind the freshly cooked breakfast...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The O'Callaghan Mont Clare is the perfect place for a Dublin retreat or adventure. Relax in Oscar's Bar, enjoy a sumptuous meal in Goldsmith's Restaurant and experience all the wonders the city centre has to offer. The classically decorated, traditional 3 Star Hotel Dublin is truly a home from home, full of character and charm. A former favourite of James Joyce, the O'Callaghan Mont Clare 3 star hotel Merrion Square is situated in an idyllic location, nestled away in a peaceful Georgian Merrion Square, moments away from the hustle and bustle of city life, where guests can experience Ireland's historical and cultural hub. A warm Irish welcome awaits every guest at the O'Callaghan 3 star Mont Clare Hotel. Our welcoming staff pride themselves on their knowledge of the capital's attractions, so whether you're looking for a city tour, the scenic route to Trinity College, or Dublin's best shopping district, they'll be happy to help. ... more   less 

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Address: 1-4 Merrion Street Lower, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $125 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — O'Callaghan Mont Clare Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
o Callaghan Mont Clare Hotel
Mont Clare Dublin
Mont Clare Hotel Dublin
o Callaghan Mont Clare Dublin
Hotel Style:
#5 Green Hotel in Dublin
#41 Family Hotel in Dublin
#60 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#63 Business Hotel in Dublin
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“Choose a room away from the front to avoid street sounds.”
 of 5 bubbles Fuchsia, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Oscar Wilde Suite was fun with nice street views.”
 of 5 bubbles newlywed2017, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a street facing room, we were on the 4th floor at the back overlooking pretty dismal roof tops and streets.”
 of 5 bubbles Katmartyn, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Quietest rooms will be facing the rear.”
 of 5 bubbles , 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for the king rooms, the beds are great.”
 of 5 bubbles leeds4, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
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