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    Grand Canal Hotel

    Grand Canal Street Upper | Ballsbridge, Dublin Dublin 4, Ireland
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    • Average13%
    • Poor2%
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    Reviewed 2 January 2015

    My husband and I stayed for 3 nights in an executive room up to and including new year. The staff were friendly and courteous, the room was very clean and very well equipped with toiletries including tooth brushes, sewing kit and disposable razors, we also...More

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

    Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your review. Great to hear that you were so happy with your room & the service and that you will definitely stay with us again.

    Reviewed 1 January 2015

    Booked this hotel for my parents. They could not believe how every single member of staff from reception to house keeping were so professional and gave 110% were so friendly and helpful and nothing was too much trouble. the food was superb in the restaurant...More

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

    Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. We are delighted that your parents were so happy with the service, staff, food & comfort of the hotel. We look forward to welcoming them again in the future.

    Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

    We visited the grand canal hotel for a few days to meet up with family. The hotel didn't disappoint. It was modern yet without being sterile & had an old world charm about it. The staff were wonderfully friendly & helpful without exception from the...More

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

    Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you will book again for your next trip to Dublin. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, its greatly appreciated.

    Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

    Only just arrived and was given twin room in which other half wasn't too pleased about!! (I was ok with it😃) Immediately went to the very nice man on reception (Jose) and this was rectified with no problem!! On top of this able to check...More

    Thank lal30
    Response from GCHDublin, Marketing Dept at Grand Canal HotelResponded 19 January 2015

    We hope that you were just as happy with the rest of your stay. Thanks for leaving your review.

    Reviewed 29 December 2014

    i stayed here on Saturday the 27th of December with my partner and his family. We booked the package deal with tickets to elf and dinner included. Fantastic value highly recommend it. Staff were friendly and very helpful. We had some drinks in the bar...More

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

    Thank you so much for your lovely review. We're delighted you had such a great stay & that you will definitely be back. We look forward to welcoming you to the hotel again in the near future.

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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.
    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.
    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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