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The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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East Lothian
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Stayed her for a couple of nights. The hotel is in a superb location. The room was lovely and overlooked St Stephen's Green. Staff were attentive and very helpful. Breakfast at 10am on a Sunday can be a tad busy and we a had a short wait for a table, but the staff had organised things very well. My one...

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GuestRelationsDublin, Guest Relations Manager at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Derek, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Shelbourne Hotel. It was our pleasure to host you on such a special occasion as your birthday celebration. I was very much pleased to read you enjoyed the hotel atmosphere and location but it was to my greatest disappointment to learn that we failed to recognise...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 25 February 2015

I gifted my parents with a night over in the Shelbourne recently to celebrate their return to health following a run of illness throughout the winter. They were looking forward to kicking up their heels and relaxing in the heart of the city at this city centre institution where they (probably) wouldn’t have chosen to indulge in themselves. Although it’s...

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GuestRelationsDublin, Guest Relations Manager at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your parents’ recent stay at The Shelbourne Hotel. I was disappointed to read that we did not fully meet the expectations while here and I hope you can accept my sincere apologies for any any inconvenience caused. I would encourage you or your parents to contact me to discuss your...

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2015

This hotel has possibly the best location in Dublin. If you are looking for a hotel that has character this is the place. The rooms are not the most modern or the biggest but you can forgive that for the location. The staff are friendly and the food is very good. You don't have to look to far for lively...

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GuestRelationsDublin, Guest Relations Manager at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Eanna, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review of the Shelbourne Hotel. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay. The location of the hotel is indeed perfect to enjoy all of what Dublin has to offer and I am pleased that The Shelbourne enabled you to do so. I was also pleased...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Had a very nice couple of nights at this hotel recently, very helpful staff nothing too much trouble. I only stayed B&B, room very comfortable and food at breakfast was first rate. Would certainly revisit.

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GuestRelationsDublin, Guest Relations Manager at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Shelbourne Hotel. I was very much pleased to read your wonderful review and I am pleased also to note that you would like to return to our hotel. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back to The Shelbourne Hotel . If I can be...

County Armagh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2015

just home from a two night break at the shelbourne. Had a great time and most definitely return. every thing about the hotel was top quality from the reception staff on our arrival to the restaurant staff. We were very surprised to have received a lovely bottle of wine and chocolates sent to our room complementary. The room was brilliant...

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GuestRelationsDublin, Guest Relations Manager at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gavin, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at The Shelbourne Hotel. We are honoured that you chose to stay with us on such a special occasion as your birthday, I was also delighted to read that you enjoyed your birthday amenity so much. Everyone here joins me in saying “thank you” for your lovely review...

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Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

I booked this hotel as a treat for my sisters birthday. We were staying 2 nights and really looked forward to it. As I had booked through a third party website, I rang the hotel to confirm my booking. I was told it was a queen room, but could be upgraded for a fee to a twin room. I arrived...

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GuestRelationsDublin, Front Office Manager at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I regret that your experience was not an entirely pleasant one and that we failed to exceed your expectations during your stay. I would very much value the opportunity to discuss your experience with you in greater detail. If you could contact me via email with your reservation contact details, I will contact you directly. Kind regards Eamonn...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2015

I recently stayed at the Shelbourne for 4 nights in early February. The Hotel is very well located and within an easy walk form a number of major attractions including Grafton Street, the Book of Kells and a range of museums and galleries. The rooms are very comfortable and the staff very helpful assisting me to overcome some credit card...

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GuestRelationsDublin, Manager at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great feedback and for taking the time to do so. It was a pleasure to read you enjoyed your stay. . The team and I are looking forward to welcoming you back to The Shelbourne soon. Kind regards Eamonn Casey Front Of house Manager

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 23 February 2015

I stayed at the Shelbourne at the beginning of February. The hotel is gorgeous and the service is very good. We had called ahead to say we would arrive very early in the morning (6am) and they were ready for us - lovely after a long plane ride. However two things were disappointing: first, the lights were not coordinated so...

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GuestRelationsDublin, Guest Relations Manager at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and that we were able to accommodate your early check in. I was disappointed to read that you experienced some issues in your room . I hope you can accept my apologies for any inconvenience caused to...

Leitrim
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Just superb from the moment you walk up the steps. Bunches of fresh hyacinths perfuming the lobby, a lovely welcome from Elena on the front desk, beautiful room, huge comfortable bed, freshly squeezed breakfast juices. Twenty four hours spent here left us with the feeling that we had been on a week's holiday!

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GuestRelationsDublin, Front Office Manager at The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great feedback and for taking the time to write your review. I will pass on your positive feedback to our Florists and our Front Desk associates. It was a pleasure to read you enjoyed your stay. The team and I are looking forward to welcoming you back to The Shelbourne soon. Kind regards Eamonn...

Northern Ireland
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Historic hotel, central location, well-appointed rooms & tasty breakfast. However, we had to queue for breakfast and there was a shortage of seating in general around the communal areas. I wouldn't like to visit in peak season. Enjoyed the ambience but it's not cheap.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review of the Shelbourne Hotel. We are delighted that your stay was enjoyable and that you were impressed with our hotel atmosphere. I have noted your comments regarding breakfast and I will investigate this in more detail so that it does not happen in the future to you...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
No. 27 Bar & Lounge
No. 27 Bar & Lounge
Cuisines: Irish, Bar, International, European
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The world famous Shelbourne Hotel is a timeless landmark in the heart of Dublin. Located only 9km from Dublin Airport, The Shelbourne overlooks the magnificent St. Stephen’s Green, and is just seconds from the city’s sights and shops, commerce and culture. But the connection to Ireland’s capital runs far deeper than location. Founded in 1824, The Shelbourne, a Renaissance Hotel is a place where history has been made – the Irish Constitution was drafted, literary masterpieces were penned and society was shaped. Today, as part of the worldwide Renaissance brand, the hotel has been dramatically restored to its full original splendour. Each of the 265 bedrooms are unique, but they all share a sense of charm, style and above all quality…100% Egyptian cotton bedding by Rivolta Carmignani, elegant marble bathrooms with luxury amenities, flat-screen televisions, high speed internet access and climate control. The Shelbourne has 19 beautifully appointed suites, 12 of which are named after famous guests who have stayed at the hotel, such as Princess Grace, John F. Kennedy and Michael Collins and Eamonn De Valera. At the very heart of Dublin’s very best times for almost 200 years, The Shelbourne continues to be the city’s favourite hotel for fine food and drinks in an incomparable environment for generations of Dubliners. The Shelbourne offers a superb choice of dining venues; The Saddle Room, a modern steak and seafood restaurant, The Lord Mayor’s Lounge which serves Dublin’s only true afternoon tea, the renowned Horseshoe Bar and No. 27 Bar & Lounge, the place to see and be seen in Dublin! The hotel features a luxurious Spa offering six treatment rooms, including a suite for two people to share their spa experience together, a manicure and pedicure area as well as an opulent relaxation room. A 17.5m swimming pool, thermal facilities, dance studio and state-of-the-art gymnasium complete the facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel

Address: 27 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: ₹ 18,358 - ₹ 88,688 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 265
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Also Known As:
Shelbourne Hotel Dublin
Shelbourne Dublin
The Shelbourne Dublin Renaissance Hotel
Dublin Hotel Shelbourne
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#5 Spa Hotel in Dublin
#7 Business Hotel in Dublin
#11 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#15 Family Hotel in Dublin
#16 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
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“We had two rooms, and both were very quiet. The walls and windows are very well-insulated.”
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