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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stayed for 2 nights . Very nice and safe neighbourhood. The staff was very helpful and friendly .Great Breakfast as well, you can choose between Full Irish Breakfast or Continental .The rooms were clean and warm. hot shower and a comfy bed. We will stay there again, if we find our self in Dublin.

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1Thank Andrei P
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, great location and clean room. We were given one of the cabin-like rooms outside and it was lovely and cosy, and suited our needs perfectly. We easily walked to temple bar and through the city and would stay again

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skibbereen
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Lovely staff at this well situated B & B. Super location - walking distance to city centre and RDS. Delicious breakfast too and the room was grand. And lovely and quiet too. I will be back and thanks!

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1Thank terri k
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We were here for the week after Christmas, and it was a great place to stay! They made sure we had taxi service when we needed, assisted in finding a launderette and were very polite. The rooms were clean. The location is within walking distance to Grafton St & St. Stephen's Green. The area is safe and there are a...

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 18 January 2017

It was a very good stay overall. All the staff were very nice and helpful. The food was very good and it was very well placed for the RDS and restaurants.only issue is parking Is limited but the girls were extremely helpful in finding alternatives. It was a very good shower and the house was warm overall.

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Maldon, Essex
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We had a wonderful stay in Dublin. It was a great, safe location and within walking distance of the centre of town. The hotel staff were extremely helpful and friendly and the room was clean and comfortable. We chose to purchase the full Irish breakfast each morning which was delicious and the additional continental breakfast was plentiful too. Would highly...

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1Thank HJEarl
Reviewed 19 November 2016

It is an old fashioned style, the room we had was underground, felt sad and noisy ... the bathroom was old and give you a feeling of not well maintained... The staff was very friendly though, really helpful. For the few days we remained it was ok but I cannot say it was worth the money we paid..

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Thank Nevy K
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The hotel is located in a very charming old building. For the good and for the bad. Despite the charming atmosphere, my room was under the reception floor, and the sound of steps on the wooden floor was quite irritating since early morning. If possible, try to book an upper room to avoid this problem.

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Disappointing. I booked and paid €288 for 2 nights then when I arrived and parked in the small car park was asked to park in a street around the corner as they'd "allocated the space to someone else' who'd yet to check in and they'd emailed me to that effect just before I'd checked in. Interior has seen better days...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Interior was shabby, elevator was out of service. Front desk staff was friendly and helpful. The room had a comfortable bed. Location was ~ 15 min walk from Temple Bar. Was expecting more for the price we paid.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In central Dublin, Waterloo Lodge offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and hearty, full Irish breakfasts. The Aviva Stadium is a 10 minute walk from this historical Georgian Townhouse, whilst St. Stephen's Green is a 15-minute walk and a further 5-mins to Trinity College. All rooms are cosy and inviting and with comfortable bedding and all include a private bathroom with hairdryers. Rooms have a Multi-channel LCD Flat Screen TV, along with complimentary Tea and Coffee. A traditional freshly cooked breakfast with a selection of homemade breads is served daily. There is also a continental selection available. Onsite parking is available at an additional charge, please book in advance. The Dublin Airport bus stop is nearby to the hotel. Waterloo Lodge is 20 minutes' walk from Trinity College and lively Temple Bar district ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterloo Lodge

Address: Waterloo Lodge 23 Waterloo Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $109 - $341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waterloo Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Waterloo Hotel Dublin
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“Room on same floor as reception were very quiet and had a comfortable walk-in shower cubicle”
 of 5 bubbles HJEarl, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for upper floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles lu_seduard0a, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Quiet rooms located out back, separate to the main building.”
 of 5 bubbles Chozz, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“good if you want to stay in a quiet hotel close to the city centre or UCD”
 of 5 bubbles Bealive01, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles Brian2082, 29 May 2016 | Read review
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