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O'Callaghan Mont Clare Hotel

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Sandefjord, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here before. Years ago. The reception area was spotless and the staff welcoming. Room was spacious but not extravagant. You get what you pay for. Breakfast was good. But the great thing about Mont Clare is that is central and extremely well served by public transport. The Airlink 757 bus from Dublin airport stops across the street....

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place was quite good, however slightly run down. There were a few things that could have been better. 1. There was gum stuck to the wall (by the bed) which hadn't been removed 2. Some of the bathroom tiles were broken and a poor maintenance job had been done 3. The bathtub in our bathroom had loose timber that was...

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Worceser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a weekend. We had a room on the first floor overlooking the street which I was concerned may be noisy but it was fine. All the staff were extremely helpful and we opted for breakfast which was very good. I would thoroughly recommend this hotel if you are looking for somewhere central with a great atmosphere and...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here now a couple of times, all changed from the first time, where all the staff where Irish and now there all Eastern European, but in no way shape or form does this take away from this excellent hotel, from the breakfast to the maids, anything you need is no problem, the only small thing is that the rooms...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel for a short city break and to go to two theatre shows, both of which were within easy walking distance of this superbly located hotel. It is in a lovely part of Dublin and a short walk away from Grafton Street, which is one of the primary shopping areas in the city centre. Our room...

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Muskegon, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We planned a car tour of Ireland during the off season for our honeymoon, starting in Dublin. This quaint, old hotel was a romantic location for our 1st night in the city. We were upgraded to their Oscar Wilde Suite, which was lovely. Excellent breakfast. Reasonable walking distance from many popular sites.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This hotel was very well situated to allow us to walk to and from the center of Dublin, and the bus transfer from the airport stopped right across the road, which was ideal. Really helpful staff, and I loved all the wooden decor. The rooms were comfortable and the shower had great water pressure. My one issue (which I find...

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Westport, Ireland
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I stayed here for the weekend with my husband. on arrival, which I guess was a turn off from my point of view, the guy on check in did not say hi, hello, your welcome, only, your name please? After travelling for half the day it would be nice to have a welcome when you get to your hotel! Maybe...

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Walsall
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Only stayed one night. The spoiler was no hot water on the night and following morning so no shower for us. Did complain on the morning and we were thanked for the feedback... Comforable as it was and a queen size bed, the bathroom was tired and poorly maintained. Sliding wardrobe was non sliding. Good location with a pleasant walk...

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

This hotel was booked for me by my company, but after checking out their website I was happy to stay, as it seemed perfect for my requirements. The hotel is in a great location, within walking distance to shops, restaurants and bars and the front desk team were very helpful, giving directions and making sure I got my taxi to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The O'Callaghan Mont Clare is the perfect place for a Dublin retreat or adventure. Relax in Oscar's Bar, enjoy a sumptuous meal in Goldsmith's Restaurant and experience all the wonders the city centre has to offer. The classically decorated, traditional 3 Star Hotel Dublin is truly a home from home, full of character and charm. A former favourite of James Joyce, the O'Callaghan Mont Clare 3 star hotel Merrion Square is situated in an idyllic location, nestled away in a peaceful Georgian Merrion Square, moments away from the hustle and bustle of city life, where guests can experience Ireland's historical and cultural hub. A warm Irish welcome awaits every guest at the O'Callaghan 3 star Mont Clare Hotel. Our welcoming staff pride themselves on their knowledge of the capital's attractions, so whether you're looking for a city tour, the scenic route to Trinity College, or Dublin's best shopping district, they'll be happy to help. ... more   less 

Additional Information about O'Callaghan Mont Clare Hotel

Address: 1-4 Merrion Street Lower, Dublin 2, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: €94 - €281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — O'Callaghan Mont Clare Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
o Callaghan Mont Clare Hotel
Mont Clare Dublin
Mont Clare Hotel Dublin
o Callaghan Mont Clare Dublin
Hotel Style:
#5 Green Hotel in Dublin
#41 Family Hotel in Dublin
#60 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#63 Business Hotel in Dublin
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“Choose a room away from the front to avoid street sounds.”
 of 5 bubbles Fuchsia, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Oscar Wilde Suite was fun with nice street views.”
 of 5 bubbles newlywed2017, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a street facing room, we were on the 4th floor at the back overlooking pretty dismal roof tops and streets.”
 of 5 bubbles Katmartyn, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Quietest rooms will be facing the rear.”
 of 5 bubbles , 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for the king rooms, the beds are great.”
 of 5 bubbles leeds4, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
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