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    Grand Canal Hotel

    Grand Canal Street Upper | Ballsbridge, Dublin Dublin 4, Ireland
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    • Excellent37%
    • Very good47%
    • Average13%
    • Poor2%
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    “gasworks bar” (90 reviews)
    “aviva stadium” (144 reviews)
    “theatre package” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Nice hotel. Friendly staff. Very helpful. Used the gym. Only one of the two treadmills was working bit had a good 30 minute run. Stayed over for the rugby at Aviva and it was within walking distance. Hotel is a bit pricey, but this is...More

    1  Thank marcopG5359RS
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, I am delighted that you chose to stay with us and that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the staff to be friendly and helpful. I am sorry that the treadmill was not working, we have arranged for it to be...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    An impeccable and well presented hotel which I would definitely stay in again and highly recommend. We asked for custard with our apple crumble which they unfortunately didn’t have and the staff out of their way to especially provide this for us which we were...More

    1  Thank Jamie H
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, I am delighted that you chose to stay at our hotel and that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is lovely to read that you felt the staff went out of their way to provide something that is not on our menu....More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Good location, great standard of hotel and staff were very friendly. Facilities and room was spotless but I did struggle with keeping the single duvet on the bed at night. Would definitely recommend this hotel to others.More

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    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am delighted to read that you would recommend the hotel to others and that you found the hotel to be of a great standard. I very much hope that you will be...More

    Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

    2nd time we've stayed in this hotel and again was up to top scratch this hotel is brilliant. Rooms are comfortable,staff are all fantastic and the food is brill. Would highly recommend to anyone. Temple bar is literally a 2 minute taxi ride or you...More

    2  Thank Daniel B
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us the first time and that you chose to return for your recent birthday celebrations. It is great that you were comfortable and enjoyed the food. I very much hope that you will be...More

    Reviewed 12 November 2017

    Great Hotel , perfect location- staff friendly and very helpful ,chocolates under pillow,room immaculate .very comfortable bed.We really enjoyed our stay and would use this hotel again -short walk to Aviva Stadium ,adjoining pub -(the Gasworks) has a great atmosphere --all in all trip made...More

    Thank globbies
    Response from GCHDublin, Manager at Grand Canal HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. It is lovely that you found the location to be suitable for your stay in Dublin and that you found the room to be comfortable as well as the staff...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Multilingual Staff
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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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    "Avoid rugby nights! Otherwise great place to stay."
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    "The room includes a safe. However, it is low to the ground which might cause problems if one has mobility..."
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    "our room was on the top floor - very quiet"
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    "Rooms to back are quieter"
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