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O'Shea's Merchant Hotel

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Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 12 May 2015

very short notice. I booked into O Shea's Merchant and found it comfortable, convenient and very central. The Check-in lady was very helpful with local directions, bus information etc. The room was warm, comfortable and had everything I needed. I would definitely use O'Shea's Merchant again.

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Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Brilliant bar down on the quays near Christchurch. Quiet at despite having late music. Basic rooms but great service. Fantastic food. Late bar until 02:00 with live music. Opposite the oldest pub in Dublin

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Kildare
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Recently visited this pub as part of a holiday weekend. The staff were exceptionally friendly, food was great and the craic was brilliant. There a was a great Athmosphere. couldn't recommend this pub/hotel enough. Well done to all. Great job!!!!

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Paisley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2015

spent the day in dublin and had lunch which was great as usual left and spent the day walking about city and went back for dinner and a few beers the food was great both times and the customers were great fun would go back the next time im over

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Nuremberg, Germany
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

Basic fitted rooms, the desk price is 79 euros, so consider booking online if it's cheaper. Decoration is there, old but not that old. Close to some attractions and walking distance from the trinity . Was Good Friday so the bar downstairs was closed and didn't experience any anoyance with the music. Walls are thin and saw many people in...

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Nebraska
Reviewed 29 March 2015

I usually examine my Trip Advisor hotel listings in sufficient detail that I am never stuck with a really poor hotel (thanks so much to all of you contributors!) My reservation decision for this hotel was made by a friend of mine who apparently thought this would be good. Well, he was wrong. The good about this hotel is its...

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Reviewed 7 February 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyed my stay there , hotel is close to everything and well located . Staff are welcoming, a well managed place - the food was genuine irish , generous portions of quality fares, pints served with a smile 😀but it is the music and craic that sets it apart - would return - keep up the good work

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New York
Reviewed 15 January 2015

We stayed at O'Shea's Merchant as part of our New Year's trip through London and Ireland, so when we found a fairly popular hotel a few weeks before our flight, we were fairly excited. Upon our arrival, the sweet bartender/manager was able to provide an early check-in, although she warned us that the room had not been pre-heated because of...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Right at the Quay for long touristy walks and far enough from the noisy Temple Bar to have a nice rest. Walking distance to everything and close to a bus line from/to airport. Friendly staff. We were able to leave our luggage there till time to leave for the airport.

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Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

We stayed 6 of us at O Sheas the merchant last Saturday night because we were going to Vicar St to see the Stylistics We all live here in Dublin but wanted to come into town and and have a few beers stay over and have no driving concerns And although we are all in our late fifthys and have...

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Additional Information about O'Shea's Merchant Hotel

Address: 12 Bridge Street Lower, Dublin 8, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: ₹ 11,677 - ₹ 12,511 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — O'Shea's Merchant Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Try to get room on inside, most rooms face out, over busy, noisy road junction.”
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