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Longford, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

I know this hotel of old as I lived in Donabate but my return visit was VERY disappointing. The check in girl was lovely, check out girls.... not so "friendly" The hotel was scruffy with worn out carpets and dirty walls. Tatty is the best adjective! I think the hotel is being used as a refugee hold and the clients...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent. A much needed thinking space that encourages relaxation and creativity. Great service from a friendly and welcoming team and it's handy for the Dublin train! Oh yes, you can start your day with a good breakfast and end it with a great meal!

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Surprise, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 weeks in Europe (Grenoble, Paris and all over Ireland) and This was our Favorite Place! The views are amazing! We had a lovely ocean facing room with a balcony and enjoyed listening to the crashing waves. The food is good and the whole area is beautiful. We Will be back! :)

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Manitoba, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mother and I stayed at The Waterside House Hotel for 3 nights in early October and were thoroughly happy with our stay. We had chosen to pay extra for a sea view twin room but, much to our surprise when we arrived, our room was an upgraded sea view room, complete with two queen-size beds and a balcony overlooking...

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Thank Lorief
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We slept the night before an early return flight from Dublin. The hotel is excellent value, with great views of the sea, and just ten minutes drive from the airport. Concierge personnel proved rather helpful when we realised not having a plug adapter. The in house restaurant is just ok, but quite convenient.

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Thank Frasbo
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a night here recently. There is plenty of free parking in the grounds and check in was prompt. We paid extra for a sea view room, and it certainly delivered on the views – they were spectacular. However, the carpet on the stairs was frayed on several areas, the carpet in our room was badly stained, the wash hand...

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Thank DubTwosome
Tuam, Ireland
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here with my husband and we loved it. Great location and friendly staff. Room was good, as was breakfast. Can't say about evening meals as we ate out. We will definitely stay here again next time we are in Dublin.

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somerset
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Stayed for 3 nights as a base for visiting family locally.The room was clean,comfortable and quiet. The breakfast was freshly cooked and of a good standard. We had one evening meal with the menu giving a good choice of meals with ours cooked to a good standard. The staff were helpful and very friendly. There is a free shuttle bus...

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We got married at the waterside on the 14th october it was absolutely fantastic Bea and her staff couldn't do enough for us the wedding/ceremony reception room was beautifully decorated .Nothing was overlooked or to much trouble the food was gorgeous all of our guests enjoyed it. Dietary needs were accommodated. Yes there are parts of the hotel that could...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The views and scenery from the hotel are super, out across the beach to Howth and directly over to Lambay Island. Lovely to sit outside on a warm afternoon. The staff seem lovely and friendly and helpful. Unfortunately the bar itself isn't very appealing & the barfood was below average I'd say. The Guinness was just terrible, undrinkable really. A...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Room Service
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Waterside House Hotel Dublin boasts 35 well appointed bedrooms. Nineteen of the bedrooms, over look the sea and have every facility to enhance your comfort. Just a stones throw from this beautiful sandy beach and with panoramic views of Howth Head, Lambay Island and Malahide, we will ensure your stay will be a stress free and tranquil experience. If you prefer the warm green colours of Ireland, then choose one of our rooms overlooking the greens of the local golf course. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waterside House Hotel

Address: Donabate On The Beach | Dublin Airport, Donabate, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Donabate
Price Range: ₹ 4,563 - ₹ 8,514 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterside House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Balcony rooms! Pay the extra tarif for the views!”
 of 5 bubbles Dellie72, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you get an ocean facing room and preferably one with a balcony.”
  • Jacuzzi tub in the mirror.
 of 5 bubbles OdellPeeps, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Well worth paying the extra for a sea view room.”
 of 5 bubbles Lorief, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have great views of the sea, lower floor can step out of room door and within a few yards can be on the beach”
 of 5 bubbles lowtonabout, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“A view is paramount”
 of 5 bubbles Cats_123, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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