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    Grand Canal Hotel

    Grand Canal Street Upper | Ballsbridge, Dublin Dublin 4, Ireland
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    • Excellent37%
    • Very good47%
    • Average13%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “gasworks bar” (81 reviews)
    “aviva stadium” (135 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 12 January 2015

    came for a 50th birthday weekend in Dublin with 7 gents. Great choice. the hotel at €89 a room per night is excellent value. very clean and friendly staff. breakfast is buffet at €10 extra per person. we cam back thinking bed after long day...More

    2  Thank ChrisDerbyUK
    Response from GCHDublin, Marketing Dept at Grand Canal HotelResponded 19 January 2015

    Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us & that you felt it was great value. Thanks for taking the time to leave your review.

    Reviewed 12 January 2015

    Our son and family live across the street, so this location could not be beat, but we would stay here anyway. It is a very nice hotel, rooms are good sized and very comfortable. The lobby is lovely and inviting. The attached bar/pub is fine....More

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    Response from GCHDublin, Marketing Dept at Grand Canal HotelResponded 19 January 2015

    Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review following your stay with the Grand Canal Hotel. Great to hear that you were really happy with the hotel. Our coffee shop is currently open Mon - Fri from 7.30am - 2pm. Sorry...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

    We (two couples) stayed here for one overnight last weekend. Could find no fault with hotel. Great location. Clean room, lovely breakfast and complimentary parking. Staff were lovely. Will definitely return.

    Thank sandraandjohnny
    Response from GCHDublin, Marketing Dept at Grand Canal HotelResponded 19 January 2015

    Great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us & that you will definitely return. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review.

    Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

    Had a fabulous short break back at the Grand Canal recently. Great place and the room was perfect. All the staff were so efficient and friendly. The restaurant and bar food was great . A very comfortable retreat in the evening at the bar after...More

    Thank Declan M
    Response from GCHDublin, Marketing Dept at Grand Canal HotelResponded 19 January 2015

    Thank you very much for your lovely feedback. Great to hear that you had such a great stay with us here at the Grand Canal Hotel. We hope to welcome you back again in the near future.

    Reviewed 8 January 2015

    Stayed in the Grand Canal hotel weekend before Christmas, it was mad busy as Imelda May was on that night, I know I will spell this wrong but the receptionists name Iola was so helpful and courteous, she deserves a big mention, we arrived early...More

    1  Thank CatherineCo_Meath
    Response from GCHDublin, Marketing Dept at Grand Canal HotelResponded 19 January 2015

    Many thanks for your lovely feedback. We're delighted that you were happy with the service, food & accommodation and that you will definitely be back. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • USD 116 - USD 245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Green Hotel in Dublin
    • #14 Best Value Hotel in Dublin
    • #30 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 ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 142
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    Bill M
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    Response from SG G | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, they have parking available. distance from airport is 13.5 KM
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    Response from Margaret K | Reviewed this property |
    The Dart light rail is a 2 min walk away - we used that to get into town. It connects with the trams at Connolly Station.
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    "The pub connected is great - breakfast is a little expensive but easy to use"
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    "We got to the top floor and they have balconies."
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    "We were on 2nd floor, found this to be very handy for lift access and close to Vending machine and ice machine"
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