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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The receptionist could not have been more helpful. We were a bit early but he got us sorted straight away with a room. It was on the top floor. It's a bit hard for those with a suit case but we were fine. The view was lovely, we could see the river flow right past our window. The room was...

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Ireland
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Booked the apartment which consisted of a king size bedroom ensuite,small patio accessed through the large window! There was a large living,dining, kitchen with fridge freezer, cooker ,kettle ,toaster etc,tea, coffee,milk,and biscuits provided.There was a single bed on a mezzanine above living area accessed via a spiral stairs. The location was ideal for both Temple Bar and Grafton St area...

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

Great location, comfortable rooms though they aren't huge they do the job! Walls are quiet thin and also hoovers going off from around 9:30 or so but it wasn't the worst and we quiet enjoyed our stay. Would have given it 4/5 stars but unfortunately the cleaners walked in to our room without knocking an hour and a half before...

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Michigan
Reviewed 15 May 2016

The hotel is well located within walking distance of many attractions, and near the bus and a Redline tram (LUAS) stop. A very compact hotel. Rooms are VERY compact ... but are clean and very comfortable. The staff are very helpful. The breakfasts are great; cooked to order and as much as you can eat. The rooms facing the road...

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1Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Easy to find and in a good location for exploring. Room was a touch small however the bed was Comfy and sheets clean. The shower was very narrow but had plenty of hot water which was nice. The breakfast that was provided was quite plentiful .... full breakfasts , cereal, yogurt, fruit, tea/coffee and juices all available which I was...

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Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

It's in a great location, right on the river and in the centre of town, walking distance from everything. However, it was so small, you can't really move around in your room, the bathroom and shower are even smaller. But what can you expect in the middle of Dublin! Breakfast was great!

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Reviewed 14 April 2016

This is a very nice hostel near the center of Dublin, Ireland. It is close to everything and just a few steps from Temple Bar region. The hostel is in front of Liffey River, so the view is very nice. On the other side of the river you can see a monument built in honor of the Viking saga. People...

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Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Even though we only stayed for one night, room was pokey and out dated. Room was on a code system rather than a key which didn't seem particularly safe and was apprehensive about leaving valuables in the room. For €100 a night we expected more. Fortunately we didn't have time for breakfast as we had to be at the airport...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Nice little B&B on the river Liffey, in a good location. Rooms were cosy, as soon as we opened our room door it smelt of cigarettes and alcohol though. Kettle in the room, bathroom tiny, TV with a selection of channels. Bed was comfy. Rooms were quiet, although every floor board squeaks so you could hear anyone walking up and...

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3Thank JCJVW90
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Get what you pay for realy double rooms basic. Got facilities in them was ok as out most of time anyway The apartment tho is great. Big double bedroom plus single bed on top in living room. ..Full cooked breakfast. Nice staff. Would go again. Cheap. On main road in city centre. Very handy... room cleaned for us nxt day..

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Additional Information about Inn on the Liffey

Address: 21 Ormond Quay Upper, Dublin 1, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $98 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Ask for view of Liffey”
 of 5 bubbles shathorpe, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the street side have view of the river Liffey. Higher floors have less street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles josepht766, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The apartment had great views and was light and spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles rosemarier259, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room No. 11- apartment”
 of 5 bubbles MatejaP906, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“ask for a higher room for a better view but ask for a lower room if you have a big case as there is no lift.”
 of 5 bubbles 647rachelb, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
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