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Waterloo House

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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Waterloo House was a nice change from the hustle and bustle of a larger hotel. Our room was warm and comfortable. The bed and pillows were first class. The place was spotless and the breakfast delicious. Convenient location within walking distance of town/RDS. Parking was a bit of a mission but this was due to an inconsiderate parker who refused...

3Thank zanezanezane
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I was staying at the Waterloo for one night with a colleague. The room was small but pleasant clean and had a shower which I prefer. Comfortable bed, excellent breakfast. From a businessman view a great change from my normal corporate hostelry. I'd go back. Good choice of eatery's at the bottom of the road.

2Thank stewart h
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I spend about 100 bed nights in hotels / guest houses each year and the following five things are fierce important to me. 1. Location. 2. Character. 3. Comfort. 4. Parking. 5. Breakfast. Waterloo House scores top marks in each of the above five. It's at the heart of Dublins business, sporting and social life. There are excellent hotels within...

2Thank 722p
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Got a good rate for this hotel using HotelTonight. It is in a great location near good restaurants (Bloom bistro) and shops. It is also a pleasant walk into the town centre. Good off street parking is available.

1Thank EAWhitley1
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

I didn't expect to be staying overnight in Dublin but lack of space on ships conspired against me. Came across this little gem on one of the booking web sites. What a lovely place in a large traditional building close to pubs and restaurants. Met the owner very nice lady and front of house receptionist a lovely Polish lady both...

2Thank Steve B
Athlone, Ireland
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is our favourite place to stay when we visit Dublin. It has buckets of charm and the staff are brilliant, especially Evelyn and Patrick. Breakfast was fantastic - we had a full Irish and a french toast with maple syrup. Both were perfect! We then strolled around Ballsbridge in the crisp Autumn air soaking up the market in Herbert...

2Thank Damien O
Naas, Ireland
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Excellent location on Waterloo Road. Close to Aviva Stadium and also easy walk to city centre. Room very nice and bathroom excellent. Breakfast cooked and buffet was also very good with excellent service. Price for this area of Dublin is also very good and we parked out front fro free which was nice.

1Thank Paul T
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We absolutely loved the Waterloo House. It was the first stop of our Irish vacation and we stayed two nights. The bed was comfortable, the staff was very helpful, and the breakfast was tasty. We were able to check in early too, which was wonderful after getting zero sleep on our flights from Florida. The location is perfect too, just...

2Thank cher01ice
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We recently stayed four nights at the Waterloo House and it was perfect! Our room was ample and very comfortable. Breakfast in their glassed patio was very tasty and very relaxing. The staff did everything they could to make sure all our stay not only at their guesthouse but in Dublin was perfect. Special kudos to Kate, who went above...

2Thank Rick S
Laguna Niguel, California
Reviewed 6 November 2016

As you enter the house, a cosy sitting room welcomes you. The staff is thoughtful, helpful and friendly. They went out of their way to help us with babysitting one night. Our family had 3 lovely rooms. They all were quiet, clean, comfortable with period decor. We all slept well after our days of exploring fabulous Dublin! Public transportation picks...

2Thank Wanderlust196744

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a Four Star Guesthouse and our facilities include the following: * All rooms are en-suite, T.V., telephone, hairdryer and trouser press, tea/coffee making facilites in all bedrooms. * Lift access available to all floors. * Extensive breakfast menu is served in our garden-level dining room and conservatory and includes Full Irish Breakfast, Catch of the Day, French toast, waffles, croissants, homemade soda bread, fresh fruit, stewed prunes, apricots and yogurt. * FREE Wireless internet access either to our computer or your own. * We provide a 24 hour taxi service. Waterloo House has a unique and ideal location south of the city in the embassy belt with only minutes walk to: • City centre, Stephen's Green, Grafton Street, Museums, Trinity College shopping centre • Entertainment hub of Avivia Stadium & RDS Arena adjacent to house • A Walking Haven on our doorstep - Grand Canal, Herbert Park (32 Acre Public Park) and Sandymount Strand • Excellent 'menu' of quality restaurants • Nodal point of Cafes, Bars, banking and laundry services • Epicentre of the best of the city's transport system Located within close proximity to a wide range of public transport services, DART, numerous Dublin Bus routes (37, 38, 38A, 39, 145) Aircoach stop point with fast and direct access to Dublin Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterloo House

Address: Waterloo House 8-10 Waterloo Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin DO4T651, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: ₹ 6,850 - ₹ 12,712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterloo House 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Waterloo House Hotel Dublin
Waterloo House Dublin
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#10 Best Value Hotel in Dublin
#21 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#27 Family Hotel in Dublin
#31 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#32 Business Hotel in Dublin
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“Rooms at the back of the house are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 504yvonb, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher levels better”
 of 5 bubbles S0outhernGal59, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Take your pick. The bustle and sophistication of Waterloo Road to the front or the quietness of the garden to the rear. I prefer the front.”
 of 5 bubbles 722p, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are elevators to all floors”
 of 5 bubbles Townhaven, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“quieter rooms upstairs away from kitchen and breakfast room”
 of 5 bubbles karint429, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
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