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Leeson Inn Downtown
Ranked #132 of 152 Hotels in Dublin
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Would not stay again, we paid €85 for a room that didn't even come with amenities like soap or shampoo.. the room was dated, paint chipped from walls and when entering hotel there was burnt out bulbs in light fixtures in main reception - a good inch of dust and dead bugs in that main light fixture as well, let alone water damage on the roof .. makes you worry about how clean the rest of it is.. for how much you are charged it is not worth the price. The rooms are made to look nice and they looked nothing like the picture besides the one pillow cover that looks like it had not been washed for 2 years.

Stayed: August 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

The reviews are not as bad as people make out- yes the hotel could do with some upgrades, some new batteries in the remote etc, but there was no problem for a two night stay. Staff were friendly, I personally had no noise from the outside and breakfast was quite pleasant. Only stayed for 2 nights but got a decent nights sleep both nights.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled solo
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Ok this is a difficult review to write. The building is in desperate need of some TLC..hence the three stars.
However the staff were amazing, very friendly polite and helpful.
The location was excellent for the part of town we needed to visit, Stephen's green area.
The breakfast was given to us complimentary, but would have been worth the €5, lots to choose from and good quality.
Lots of stairs and no lift, this is an old Georgian townhouse. This was fine for us,7 flights to our room on the top floor, but may be an issue for some.
For the staff I'd love to give this place 5 stars, but the rooms and furniture really do let the place down. The rooms although very dated, were clean.

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I booked the Leeson Inn as an overnight stay for a family wedding. I emailed in advance to see if we could get in early to our room to get showered etc... this was easily accommodated and greatly appreciated. The room was a small double on the third floor. It was clean and basic and Bed was very comfortable. Slept really well. Breakfast was included in our booking and it was a normal continental breakfast with porridge, pancakes, croissant etc... not anything to fault either. The staff were so helpful throughout our stay. I would def recommend staying here and I would come back again also.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled with family
Thank Ailish D
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Room was grim. Smelly brown carpet. Dirty shelves and lampshades . We were offered 2 other rooms on the same floor and decided to leave. Could not justify paying anything for this room. Disgusting. Only good point was the staff. The cleaner was very apologetic. The receptionist did not seem surprised we asked to leave. Full refund given. Please do not waste your money staying here. The internet pictures are so misleading.

Stayed: August 2017, travelled with friends
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Address: 24 Lower Leeson St, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > South City Centre
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
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Ranked #132 of 152 Hotels in Dublin
Price Range: AU$75 - AU$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Leeson Inn Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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