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The Glen Guesthouse

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 116*
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Borehamwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Visited the above hotel with friends, was very disappointed with it. TV in the room was only 12 inches and only 4 programs on it. Rust in the bathroom and when I turned on the shower the dial came off, the window in the bedroom was held open by a piece of wood, as you will see by the photos....

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really liked our stay here. Rooms are clean and nice. The people are friendly, the breakfast is tasty and the location is perfect. You are very close to the O'Connell Street. The only confusing thing for us was the parking of our car. On our booking site, there was the info that there is a parking area. But at...

Thank mutzph
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Price was convenient and location is great. The room was okay: comfortable beds and spacious enough; but the bathroom was not the best: shower head was broken and soap was placed in weird dispenser looking very cheap. Breakfast was good but it was a bit confusing as everyday we ordered the same thing and everyday it was slightly different than...

Thank Susanna M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: It has four walls and a roof. The location was nice for a night of waking around on our first night in Dublin before moving on to our tour. Comes with breakfast. Cons: Walls are so thin, no lift and our bags barely fit up the stairs, the drain is clogged, dated (but they have tried with paint and...

Thank Tristan E
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This small guesthouse was great. You can take the bus from the airport direct to the Glen Guesthouse. It lets you off right across the street. Also walking distance from the heart of down town where there spire is. Lots of shops and restaurants on that main street. The hop on and hop off buses are also there. It is...

Thank Nakpangi J
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Stayed here for 2 nights for a short break. Accommodation was disappointing. We were put in a front double bedroom. Traffic noise was bad but understandable being located on a busy main road. Guests from the next door hostel gathered at different times of night/early morning to chat on the front step which woke us several times during the night....

1Thank karenfosher61
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

The front desk guy was not supportive and had no patience. Almost unpolite. The room heater was broken. Towels too small and very used. Not so nice location. Too expensive for the value. The pictures on the web site does not match the reallity. Find another one.

Thank Charles S
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This was a difficult review to write Stayed here for two nights as part of a pre paid Dublin short break deal This guest house is a 5 minute walk from the river and a 10/15 minute walk from the Temple Bar area That said - it is located in the more run down part of town - it is...

Thank John T
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Spent 4 nights in this hotel in January 2017. We were lucky and had a room off the main road, so found the room slightly small but very clean. The breakfast choice is excellent and the staff most helpful and friendly. Cheap priced accommodation but not too long to walk into the heart of Dublin itself.

1Thank Susan H
Mons, Belgium
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The location is convenient to both central Dublin sights and the airport with the Airlink bus stopping right in front. Rooms are basic but adequate with the beds being quite hard, pillows flat and hot water and water pressure intermittent. The included breakfast is plentiful and staff very friendly.

1Thank Zosia B

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Glen Guesthouse

Address: 84 Lower Gardiner Street | Dublin 1, Dublin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: ₹ 6,489 - ₹ 14,006 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Glen Guesthouse 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“My room was a bit noisy caused it faced the street. It didn't bother me though.”
nakpangij, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose a back room if possible”
karenfosher61, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room off the main road”
susanhC410BH, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask a room in the new side of the building!”
CONCETTA74, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we had no noise even when other guest came in no 7”
susana125, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
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