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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 August 2014

My Son Alan was married to Lynn on Thursday 7th August 2014 in Waterside Hotel in Donabate, It was a perfect day from the ceremony on decking in full view of sea, which was beautifully set up by staff, to an excellent 5 course perfectly prepared meal presented by staff, Paul the General Manager did all he could to ensure... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 9 August 2014

I had just a one night stay unfortunately but I will be booking again very soon for a longer break. The location is amazing, staff so friendly, food great just a pity about our room it was overlooking the roof but I had the most relaxing time..this has to be the best hotel I have ever stayed in and I... More 

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Thank Beverly S
Dublin
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 9 August 2014

We purchased a room only deal for this hotel. By the time we had paid separately for breakfasts and a charge of €20 for our grand daughter to stay with us, it worked out quite expensive. Most hotels don't charge for under 12's sharing with two adults. Lesson learned. Our room looked out over the back of the hotel. There... More 

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Thank OxOxO
County Offaly, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

Our son married his bride in this hotel. & most of the wedding guests stayed overnight, we enjoyed 2 days of celebrations & fun, great nightime entertainment, hotel on lovely location right on seafront with lovely walks north & south of hotel. I have visited this hotel several times since the wedding & have enjoyed good food & drink in... More 

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Thank Liam Q
Hayle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 July 2014

After reading poor reviews about this hotel we were pleasantly surprised when we arrived for the wedding of friends. The location is fantastic situated right on the beach and although the rooms are a little tired in places they are spotlessly clean and the bed was comfy. The staff were friendly and attentive, the food was good and as a... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 27 July 2014

My partner and I stayed here for 2 nights on our way back up north after touring Cork ...We travel Ireland a lot but I can honestly say this for both of us was the best stay ever!!!! Hotel staff are so helpful + friendly in every way even taxied us to rail station + collected us so we could... More 

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Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

Just returned from a family wedding at the waterside hotel and found it to be quite pleasant. From the offset the hotel is located on the waterfront of the Donabate beach and boasts fantastic views. Although I've heard it's may be in some fiscal trouble lately you wouldn't have guessed from the staff members. All very polite, welcoming and attentive.... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
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Reviewed 10 July 2014

We have just spent two nights at this hotel and really enjoyed our stay. The hotel is situated right beside the beach with steps leading down to it from the terrace where we you can sit eat/drink. The bedrooms in the older part of the hotel are slightly dated but were spotless and the bed was very comfortable. The view... More 

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Dublin
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Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

If you like 90's decor, painfully rude bar staff & greasy thrown together food, this is the place for you! Attended wedding here & I cannot understand how Bride and Groom chose it. The rooms on first floor are like Fawlty Towers! I believe the second floor ones are better. An embarrassment to Donabate.

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Elkton, Virginia
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

My wife and I spent the first two days of our honeymoon in Ireland at the Waterside. From the moment we arrived, everyone on staff was friendly and courteous. We actually arrived a bit early for check in, and were given a room just as soon as we arrived. The room was clean and fresh, and the views were amazing.... More 

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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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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: ₹ 4,924 - ₹ 8,686 (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.”
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 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”
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“A view is paramount”
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