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Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The hotel, or better said guesthouse is quite pleasant and the personal is top. However, there are two things that I disliked here: first, the offer I found was like "wooow, EUR 79 instead of EUR 200!"; a great deal. Second, some of the pictures make you believe your stepping into a modern hotel, whereas it is a ell conserved...

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Reviewed 3 May 2016

My two friends and I stayed in apartment 3 over the road from the guesthouse. The rooms were very nice and spacious, and we had everything we needed. They supplied a hairdryer, ironing board, toiletries and all kitchen necessities which was very handy, and the beds were very comfy! The only cons of staying here would be the size of...

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Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Okay, four of us arrived at our 2 bed apartment and on checkin we were already disappointed.. The lady behind the counter started asking for proofs of id and card payments from the booking which we has submitted prior to arrival... And after a few awkward mins they found them. Then we were told they have to take £50 per...

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Newcastle upon tyne
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Clifden Guesthouse in Dublin. We found the Hotel very tired and desperately in need of a refurbishment. Although after saying that the bed was extremely comfortable and clean. The room was very small to hold three single beds and we had to do a shuffling act to use the bathroom and literally had to climb over beds....

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Nina G, Director of Sales at Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing your travel experience you had with us and others here on Trip Advisor. Thank you for your very kind words about our staff they always aim to enhance guests stay with us and visit to Dublin. We were disappointed to read your review. We have recently finish a refurbishment of our exterior....

Correggio, Italy
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Spent two nights with my wife during a recent business trip, attracted by the favorable ranking, which is in my experience not justified. Room was very small, and so was the bed which for two can be really unconfortable, especially with a mattress with a lot of .. mileage. Bathroom clean but not really tidy. In the morning the fried...

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Nina G, Director of Sales at Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Guilano, Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to advise of your recent stay at the with us. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed where necessary, improve upon the service that we provide to our valued guests. As a guesthouse situated in a Georgian House...

Belgium
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Everything was ok, but they ask to much for what it is... We already found it to much, but we had a hige discount already.... The shower was not exactly a shower, it reallu needed renovation! Beds were very good, breakfast was delicious.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2016

My husband and I stayed in a basement apartment which was very modern, clean and had everything we needed. There was some noise issues from above for a short while, someone kept sounding like they were falling over? but by the time we were in bed it was quiet. Although the bedroom was at the front of the apartment, with...

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St Helens, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed here 2 nights arrived before check in so left are bags with the lady and went straight out, never got back till after 11 that night on reception was a man called poitre. He was fantastic couldn't be more helpful. In the apartments were a huge double bedroom and a pull out sofa bed. Little things like biscuits, milk...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2016

My Wife and I and My two adult Kids stayed at Their Apartments Opposite the Guest House. and We couldn't have been more pleased, The Staff were very Welcoming and extremely Helpful. The Apartment was Beautiful and spotless, fully Equipped so You can Eat in The location is superb, as it is just off the main Drag, O Connell Steet...

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Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

It was my first time in Dublin and I was visiting with my boyfriend. We arrived early so had some time to look around before check in. The lady at the desk took our bags for us and was extremely helpful explaining how to get to all the near by attractions, even drawing out directions on a map for us!...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clifden House is a 200 year old 'listed' non smoking Georgian home with 17 ensuite rooms right in the heart of Dublin city centre, with secure car parking for guests even after check-out.Our Guesthouse is within a quick 5 minute walk to O'Connell street which offers convenient transport around the entire city, making it a great place to stay in Dublin.Experience the warm homely feel at Clifden House with it's kind & friendly staff. We cater for single, double, twin, triple and family stays.All 15 rooms are ensuite, with shower in lower rooms and full bath/shower in rooms on 4th floor, no elevator, with direct dial telephone, TV and tea/coffee making facilities.WiFi internet access available.Convenient easy access to ferryport, DART, LUAS, Busarus (bus station) and train stations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments

Address: 32 Gardiner Place | Dublin, Dublin 1, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $122 - $393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Definitely don't stay here, especially not a single room.”
magpieinspain, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our apartment was number 11”
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“Not room 1 it is filthy”
MollymooDurham, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you are worried about stairs with luggage...this is NOT your place, it has NO elevator.”
gdavidk, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“No lift in the building, so best to request lower floors if you have lots of luggage or any mobility issues.”
ddd2016, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
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