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    Ariel House

    50-54 Lansdowne Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
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    08/06/2017 09/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 168
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          Reviews (1,544)
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          Reviewed yesterday

          Wonderful Bed & Breakfast on the outskirts of Dublin. A bit of a walk to the City Centre, so be prepared. The staff was very friendly and our room was lovely and clean. Great breakfast! Definitely would recommend.

          Thank Karen C
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          The Ariel House is an excellent B&B in the nicer parts of Dublin. It is in walking distance from many great restaurants and bars. They always have tea, coffee and pastries out and available for the guests. After a long day exploring Dublin, it was...More

          Thank Trudy R
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          We enjoyed our stay at Ariel House. The people are nice, the breakfasts are excellent, and the location is only a block away from the Dart train that takes you into central Dublin. If you're a rugby fan, it's one block from Aviva Stadium. Downsides:...More

          Thank NCDoc
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          The property is beautiful, The staff is wonderful and the breakfast included with our stay was excellent. The was very helpful in making various reservations and suggestions of things to do. The rooms were spacious and impeccably clean. I would highly recommend it.

          1  Thank meyermichael1
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          We stayed at Ariel house on our last visit home and very quickly decided, it would become our "go to" place for all future visits! The staff were so welcoming and friendly and full of chat to the kids as well. The decor is traditional...More

          Thank fifigalbal
          Response from ArielHouse, Owner at Ariel House

          Dear fifigalbal, Thank you for your excellent review, which I will be sure to share with my team, especially our chef Rose, who is in charge of our famous brown bread!! It was a pleasure having you and your family to stay, and we very...More

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          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Price range
          • US$ 143 - US$ 301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Best Value Hotel in Dublin
          • #4 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
          • #5 Family Hotel in Dublin
          • #5 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
          • #14 Business Hotel in Dublin
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 37
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          • Ireland >
          • Province of Leinster >
          • County Dublin >
          • Dublin
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          • Ariel Hotel Dublin
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          We are due to stay here for one night as we are attending a concert nearby. What time is check in? Is afternoon tea included in the price of our standard room? If so, what time is it served at as we would hate to miss it!
          16 May 2017|
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          Response from ervul | Reviewed this property |
          Check in is, as I recall, 3 PM. More information about the afternoon tea can be found on the hotel's web site: click on the "afternoon Tea" link afternoon-tea. While my wife and I didn't join in, most of those who did had... More
          How close is public transportation to the city center? Bus or train? Thanks!
          11 April 2017|
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          Response from Margaret F | Reviewed this property |
          Tram to city centre about 3 minutes walk from front door 😊
          Is this hotel handicapped accessible for a family with a child with special needs? Thank you.
          29 March 2017|
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          Response from Sarah H | Reviewed this property |
          They are very accommodating! However, like others have said, there are a lot of stairs and no elevator. So that would probably be the biggest difficulty for you and your child.
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          "pick the family room if there are 3 or more"
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          "Ask about bed size. Our room had a double and a twin."
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          "Check with the hotel re the schedule at Aviva stadium."
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