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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 9 February 2014

My boyfriend and I booked this bed and breakfast as a last minute option. We were shocked my the appalling welcome we received immediately. The lady of the house failed to greet us, only to bark at us for ringing the door bell twice. She then failed to comply with any questions we asked her such as the wifi password...

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2Thank Alex K
Ireland
Reviewed 30 September 2013

I am attaching pictures to this review - taken this morning 29.09.13 I stayed here with friends last night and still feel sick when I think of the place - it is filthy dirty, completely overpriced (would not stay here again if I got if for free), totally unprofessional, old, unacceptable standards in this day and age etc. etc. .......

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4Thank PlanesTrainsAutos09
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2013

I stayed here for one night with my fiance, in a double ensuite room, and it fitted the bill perfectly for what we needed it for - a place to keep our stuff while we went out, off-road parking, close to the centre of dublin, a stone's throw from the bus stops to get into the city centre, with a...

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Thank Catherine J
Cork
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Starting work in Dublin and needed a place to stay quickly. Booked into Donneybrook B&B from the Sunday night until the Friday morning. Had to pay upfront upon arrival. Cold tap in bathroom didn't work. Wi-fi in room was so poor that I could not establish a connection. Towels were not changed the second day. Breakfast room was locked at...

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1Thank Michael L
Conroe, Texas
Reviewed 27 July 2013

No staff to greet us. Phone in room but no phone line in bldg. TV in rooms don't work. Electric outlets in room don't work. Advertise Wi-Fi - works sometimes. Breakfast - stale cereal, not enough fruit for the number of guests. Nice garden only accessible between 8-10 am. Pricing is very weird. Single room higher price then double room....

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1Thank Mary Ellen H
Victoria
Reviewed 22 July 2013

We stayed here because one of us was attending a conference at the University College of Dublin. We were able to get a good price over the internet, which we felt gave a reasonable value for the accommodations; but when we stayed an extra day we were charged the "regular" rate and did not feel it was worth that price....

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Phoenix Arizona
Reviewed 20 July 2013

We booked 2 rooms for us and our best friends that we were traveling with for one night. When we arrived (3 hours early) the only one there was the cleaning staff. We planned to just leave our car and head in to the city center. The cleaning lady said she would call the manager about our room. Then she...

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1Thank azdesertdiva
Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 12 July 2013

I stayed here one night as a couple very recently as we were attending a party in the city and needed somewhere cheap and convenient to stay for the night. We were almost put off booking it after reading some of the reviews here. I think some of the reviews are quite harsh. I have never written a review before...

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Thank Lou852
Strabane, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2013

Very basic if you don't want any frills I stayed with family and a friend on 29-06 13 . Locality was great for rte studio and rds walking distance our room was fine but dated . Bathroom was adequate . The prehistori tv didnt even switch on and there was a gap in the door where e light from the...

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Thank 599MaryO
Dublin
Reviewed 23 June 2013

l stayed here recently with a friend as we got late tickets to a concert at the Aviva and every place else was booked . This place was a nightmare l honestly don't know how Bord Failte can allow it to be open. lt was 80 euros for the night with "Continental Breakfast " included.l am by no means a...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Under new Management since May 2016 Donnybrook Lodge has been modernised and redecorated. Relax in comfortable surroundings in the heart of Dublin city's most exclusive area. Ideally situated close to city centre, ferry ports, adjacent to University College Dublin, RTE and R.D.S. Direct bus service to airport, ferry port, Temple Bar, city centre. Within walking distance of Donnybrook, Aviva Stadium, St. Vincent's Hospital, RDS and lots more. We provide a substantial continental breakfast and are happy to facilitate those with dietary problems including coeliac. All our rooms are spacious and bright with en suite, TV, tea and coffee facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Donnybrook Lodge

Address: Donnybrook Lodge 131 Stillorgan Road | Donnybrook, Dublin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $105 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Donnybrook Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Ask if there is one at the rear available as noisy at front.”
 of 5 bubbles V8665UUjohnn, 6 Sep 2015 | Read review
“IAfter reading other customers' reviews I asked for a back room and I got it. It was quiter than the front road ones. However draughts came from the window seals.”
 of 5 bubbles madiba1996, 9 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Avoid entirely if you can but definitely avoid room 10.”
 of 5 bubbles 369timothyd, 8 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Number 2 is fine”
 of 5 bubbles SteveR819, 27 Nov 2014 | Read review
“go somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles jennyd668, 13 Nov 2014 | Read review
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