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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After staying at the 12th Lock hotelfor two nights i would like to remark that all the staff from the owner to the barstaff were fabulous in their service and their courteous manner throughout my stay.The attitude and performance of the staff matched that of any of the best 5 star hotels in which i have stayed all over the...

2Thank CHRIS M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After being disappointed the first time I tried the recently reopened twelfth lock, I was extremely impressed by the standard of their new restaurant 'Fish'. The prawns in sambuca, as weird as it sounds, are unreal! We then ventured into the bar and the standard of service was excellent , Moscow Mule is a must have . After being let...

1Thank Macdaddy1986
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was cold and bland. Sweet potato fries were a soggy disaster! Supplements for everything. Clearly a lot of prepped food and no fresh cooking. Ridiculous for the cost. Brownes company shouldn't be so greedy. Remember that locals keep businesses running! Lovely staff however.

Thank Michelle B
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really not sure what the 12th Lock is trying to be? I'd been here a few years back and had enjoyed ice cold pints of cider, sitting on the grass overlooking the Dublin's famous Royal Canal. I returned with a guest just before Christmas to a quasi Miami styled restaurant where the Bar lighting changes were akin to that of...

1Thank Jamie M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A few months ago I slated the 12th for their breakfast (on their facebook) but said we would go back for family dinner in the pub. Overall I was happy with this experience, fish and chips were very nice and adult portion was a good size. Kids portion was fine for a small child say under ten. Plaice was nice...

Thank thomas m
Celbridge, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant with friends for a little Christmas shindig. What an ambiance and setting. Beside the canal with a wonderful smoking area. What I have to compliment is the service of a lovely (but cheeky ha ha) young man Sean. Very welcoming and even sat with us for a chat for a short while. 5/5 would definitely recommend.

Thank ctone5
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Home to visit the family for xmas and we always stop by the 12th lock. Was very impressed with the new look, service and quality of food. One of our party stayed overnight and their room was lovely. Highly recommend the restaurant, service was excellent, food fantastic. Generous portions for starters, a little less so on the mains, could have...

1Thank Macdub1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went last night for dinner and drinks for my birthday.it was busy and we were seated after 5mins.staff were ever so friendly couldn't do enough for us.food was delicious.i had the ham and turkey and liked the fact it came out with Asparagus rather than the usual veg you get broccoli and carrots.after the meal we sat at a table...

1Thank Kim M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in for lunch recently and had a lovely time. We were warmly greeted by the staff and shown to a lovely booth. We had a glass of red each, I went for the Beef and Guinness pie and my husband went for the fish and chips - both of us really enjoyed our meal - the presentation and...

1Thank Conatys_Est_1970
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am not sure what longer term plans the new owners have for the bar restaurant here but given the mixed reviews in recent days/ weeks they appear not to be too concerned about the mixed/ negative reviews being filed here. Their on line menu is not what is available when you get there, the latter being less attractive and...

Thank Peregrini

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Additional Information about Twelfth Lock Hotel

Address: Castleknock Marina, Royal Canal, Castleknock 15, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Castleknock
Hotel Class:3 star — Twelfth Lock Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Twelfth Lock Hotel Castleknock, County Dublin
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“We didn't stay - we just had lunch.”
 of 5 bubbles MaryMacDublin, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask at Reception, as bedrooms are at the basement level.”
 of 5 bubbles GerH990, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Room furthest from the staff service door/area and opposite side to the railway.”
 of 5 bubbles sharoncD8729YZ, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Room singlegract was a large room”
 of 5 bubbles Janetlj61, 3 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Definitely not under the bar/ restaurant unless you are staying up there until closing time.”
 of 5 bubbles Bertie500, 25 Apr 2014 | Read review
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