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Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments

PricelineUS$ 189*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 224*
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

In a convenient but not very salubrious location - there is no lift and the rooms are small and in need of decoration. Staff friendly. We were unsure if breakfast was included but decided against asking.

Thank Rob A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very pleasant place Staff very kind and ready to help you Spacious room with good beds Close to everything (transport ,city center...) Good quality for affordable prices And when you ve to go , reception will call you a taxi for the airport with reduce price Nice experience I recomand

Thank joris A
Florence, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice place to stay during the weekends. I was with my friend and the service was very good. Breakfst I think enough expensive but not enough. Anyway, the food it is okey, the view from the room is nice and confortable place to stay. Wi-Fi only in the ground floor works. The position is near the station so 10...

Thank andcartia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice spacious room with excellent facilities! Only a 10 min walk to occonnell street and 15 mins to temple bar area. Staff friendly enough and clean towels daily. However our room was right next to the breakfast area and was very noisy in the morning with chatter and plates being cleared in the kitchen.

Thank Philip Mansfield
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night, good rate apartment was great, had everything you could need. Bed was very comfy shower was great and apartment was spotless clean. Good location, walking distamce to centre of Dublin. Have to say the staff where the most pleasent helpful girls ever... we missed r flight and they made it so less stressful, thank you...

Thank Claire C
Tarragona, Spain
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This single room was the worst, most expensive room I've ever stayed in. The bed wasn't a proper bed. Just a piece of board on some sort of base covered in a really shoddy piece of flooring. There wasn't a wardrobe or drawers to put clothes in just a rack on the wall with some hangers. The wash basin was...

Thank magpieinspain
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights. Good access to O'Connell Street. About 15-20 minute walk to Grafton Street and Temple Bar. Quiet and comfortable with a good standard buffet breakfast. Staff helpful. Bathroom in our 3 bedroom apartment was tiny and in need of an update. Bedrooms very small but beds comfortable. Would recommend as good value and suitable for...

Thank Angela M
Paris, France
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Travelling with children is not so easy so we booked an appartment at Clifden since they offer 2 bedrooms. The apartment itself is not so bad. It was quite spacious and clean but there were 2 major issues: the master bedroom bed and the noise. Our mattress was in a terrible state, we could feel each spring and I barely...

Thank ParisPagesBlog
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We were in room 1 for a 2 night stay and paid €388 for the privelige which it wasn't . The bed was clean and nice linen but the rest of the room was dirty the window lock was broken and the toilet was a disgrace and had never seen a toilet brush or some bleach ever the bowl was...

Thank MollymooDurham
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We booked the apartments as an overnight stay before an early morning appointment in Temple Street Children's Hospital. Terrfic value,spacious, clean & a minutes walk from the hospital. We were able to leave our car in the private car park at no extra cost! I would book again even if the street was noisy at times during the night but...

Thank Nicoda74
Anthony R, General Manager at Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Nicoda, Thank you for taking the time to review Clifden House. Firstly, I do hope all went well with your appointment in Temple St. Secondly, thank you for mentioning that you found us terrific value and that the apartment was clean! I am happy to hear that you found our car park private and I always find, especially with...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clifden House is a 200 year old 'listed' non smoking Georgian home with 17 ensuite rooms right in the heart of Dublin city centre, with secure car parking for guests even after check-out.Our Guesthouse is within a quick 5 minute walk to O'Connell street which offers convenient transport around the entire city, making it a great place to stay in Dublin.Experience the warm homely feel at Clifden House with it's kind & friendly staff. We cater for single, double, twin, triple and family stays.All 15 rooms are ensuite, with shower in lower rooms and full bath/shower in rooms on 4th floor, no elevator, with direct dial telephone, TV and tea/coffee making facilities.WiFi internet access available.Convenient easy access to ferryport, DART, LUAS, Busarus (bus station) and train stations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments

Address: 32 Gardiner Place | Dublin, Dublin 1, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: ₹ 6,807 - ₹ 17,742 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clifden Guesthouse & Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Definitely don't stay here, especially not a single room.”
magpieinspain, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our apartment was number 11”
ParisPagesBlog, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Not room 1 it is filthy”
MollymooDurham, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you are worried about stairs with luggage...this is NOT your place, it has NO elevator.”
gdavidk, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“No lift in the building, so best to request lower floors if you have lots of luggage or any mobility issues.”
ddd2016, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
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