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    Grand Canal Hotel

    Grand Canal Street Upper | Ballsbridge, Dublin Dublin 4, Ireland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent36%
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    • Average13%
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    “gasworks bar” (86 reviews)
    “aviva stadium” (137 reviews)
    “theatre package” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed here for a night recently as a few of us were at a show in the 3 Arena and we were happy with the stay. The hotel emailed in advance to make sure we were travelling. Check in was quick, and all the rooms...More

    Thank Qzy
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, I am delighted that you chose to stay at the Grand Canal Hotel and that you enjoyed your stay. It does get very busy when there is an event in the Aviva in the bar. Our bar is very popular with people going...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We booked on hotels.com Checkin was great. Neve is very charming on the front desk. We came in late. Had a third floor room overlooking the main st so bit noisy in the morning. Didn't like the shower but minor point. Room very comfortable. Had...More

    Thank Brian A
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, I am delighted that you stayed with us recently and that you found the hotel to be clean and well presented. I very much hope that you will be back to visit us again soon. Kind Regards Donna Curry

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    hotel is about 25 minute walk to 3 arena which is why i booked the hotel, the room was lovely newly decorated, the staff was freindly, only thing was the bar man was his first night but had no idea what brandy was or jack...More

    Thank dianewood2015
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, I am delighted that you stayed with us and are returning again soon. I appreciate your understanding about the bar man, I am sorry that he was not as knowledgeable as he should...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed here for one night when we went to a show in the Bord Gais Theatre. Its a great location. Its about a 10 minute walk to the Bord Gais and 15 to 20 minute walk to Grafton Street. The staff are very friendly,...More

    Thank Sean D
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review, I am delighted that you decided to stay with us and that you enjoyed your stay. It is great to read that you enjoyed your room and the food in the restaurant. Our...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Selected this location as we were catching the morning ferry to Holyhead. It is located two train stops out of the city centre and a very short walk from the station. The taxi trip to the ferry port took about fifteen minutes in peak hour...More

    Thank OzTonto
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us recently and for taking the time to review our Grand Canal Hotel. I am delighted that you found the journey easy and that you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully you will return again soon. Kind Regards...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 109 - USD 307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Green Hotel in Dublin
    • #29 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
    • #33 Business Hotel in Dublin
    • #40 Family Hotel in Dublin
    • #43 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 142
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    lynette w
    12 October 2017|
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    Response from Sean D | Reviewed this property |
    In the room that we stayed in there was proper wet room facilities.
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    15 September 2017|
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    Response from Steve O | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. There is a small grocery and pharmacy less than a 10 minute walk. When you walk out of the hotel front entrance, go right and there is a neighborhood. There a some nice restaurants there as well.
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    stephie r
    31 August 2017|
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    Response from littlebird_Ireland | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a standard room which was lovely but didn't have a balcony or much of a view as it was at the back of the hotel. As far as I understood it, the deluxe rooms all have balconies and although usually bigger than... More
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