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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We were extremely disappointed with this hotel. We stayed at this hotel and had to leave in the middle of the night. We were so disappointed with the poor standards of the hotel. The room was very dirty, unhygenic and dusty. We found hairs in bed therefore wasn't able to sleep in it. We also found hairs in the shower...

4Thank Gaillimh17
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for best location and real Dublin experience, this is the right place: Murray's Bar and Late Rock Bar are afew steps away to your room:) You can watch football and tasty beers in the backyard. Besides, Irish breakfast is included in the rate and it is really great:) Nevertheless, It is really old and maybe needs...

1Thank Burak S
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I expected some noise from the bar below, as advertised. As a result my booking form clearly stated that I was travelling for work and required a quiet room on a higher floor. If this request couldn't be accommodated you would expect the place to inform you. But no. I was put in the room where my floor was the...

1Thank kirkgirl
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Great stay . Great location. Great food . Great bars . Staff all friendly and helpful. Got a shock as the taxi dropped us off . As the saying don't judge a book by it's cover . Great atmosphere in all bars . Would definitely go back .

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This is tucked away on Parnell st but you can gain access thru Murrays Pub on O Connell street.The entire complex is like a mini village.There is accommodation/resturant/bars/beer garden...all discreetly hidden away on top of O Connell st.Not so discreet really as it's buzzing every night..all to sphere is great.The staff really can't be more helpful.The lovely chap on the...

2Thank annemcconville
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great experience at the Gate Hotel. Stayed here as business accommodation for a night mid-week. Very unassuming location but deceivingly modern rooms both clean and tidy. The staff Julie & Ash were extremely polite, professional, and knowledgeable; and reception is 24hr - good for piece of mind and security. The location is its great selling point and consequently there is...

1Thank carconj1gwy
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Spacious, clean room at a reasonable price. Felt very welcome with complementary tea, coffee & snacks (chips & biscuits). Excellent breakfast. Helpful staff. Very centrally located. On the corner of Parnell street and O'Connell street. Minutes to bus stops. Next to Tesco and Chapters Bookstore if that's what something you're interested in. The only concern is noise from the street...

1Thank Aurora_TV
Reviewed 13 October 2016

On arrival the entire property looks shut down. Don't be fooled! Despite the run-down facade The Gate Hotel suited me perfectly. I was going to a gig in 3Arena and was aware that there would be noise from Fibbers til (late bar) closing time. After the gig I went to watch the rock covers-band that were playing in Fibbers and...

2Thank Heather S
Patrick L, Front Desk at Gate Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Heather, Thank you for taking your time to write this well defined, detailed and level headed view to our place of business. It is quite refreshing to read into a guests honest look at their stay in our hotel. We got a good laugh at your opening line and have plans to entirely remodel the front of the building...

Easton, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We just spent 2 nights in this hotel and it was awful. Room extremely cramped and uncomfortable. Steps to get to room. Desk clerks was not helpful. Said it had parking for our rental car but it was blocks away and expensive. The music from rest/bar was so loud we could not sleep. It played until 2:30 am.

Thank Doty P
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 September 2016

For a 1 night stay in Dublin I booked a room in the Gate Hotel. The choice for this hotel was made based on the location and the price. The room itself was big enough, clean, and looked recently updated. The only bad thing about is was the lack of a decent window. All there was is two tiny windows...

Thank MoiraMaegan

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Gate Hotel

Address: 80/81 Parnell Street, Dublin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $112 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Gate Hotel 1*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Upper rooms might be less noisy. 104 was noisy til the bars emptied out. It's a busy part of the city, there will always be some noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 132heathers, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pass this hotel up, pay more down the street for better room and service.”
 of 5 bubbles D0tyP, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request a 3rd floor room facing the road and keep the windows closed to get a decent night's sleep”
 of 5 bubbles Savage4Turnips, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't book one within 200m of the bar”
 of 5 bubbles angra311, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No access for people with reduced mobility”
 of 5 bubbles AlessandraP383, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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