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Schoolhouse Hotel

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I loved this place. I loved the very friendly welcome we got on check in. the room was super, bed was so comfy, bathroom quirky, Breakfast was lovely. I had one issue with one "headless chicken" (as one customer called him) of the bar tenders, he defineatly thought he was the most important person in the hotel. He was rushing...

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Redhell
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We booked this hotel expecting a quality boutique hotel to celebrate a weekend in Dublin to celebrate my 50th birthday. Sadly our expectations were not met. The room was adequate but cold with only a plug in /mobile radiator as heating, a wheel missing off the diva bed base and wadded with paper as a replacement and a bathroom with...

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Kildare, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super location with free parking. This is one of the most unique hotels I've ever stayed in, steeped in Irish history. Gorgeous bedrooms with fabulous beds (loved the linen quality!. Staff are very accommodating and friendly and the bar food is gorgeous. Will definitely stay there again.

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London
Reviewed 1 week ago

spent a few n nights at the Schoolhouse while working in Dublin. The restaurant and bar are excellent, great atmosphere, excellent fare and excellent service. The room, whilst comfortable - is definitely showing its age and perhaps in terms of accommodation, the place could benefit from a makeover!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not just another standard room; felt quite original. Mine was in the basement but ok. A bit small. Table too small to work at. Double bed was so obviously two singles zipped together which was a shame. Only thing i disliked was the bits in the bath when i filled it. Once i was sure it was coming from the...

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SchoolhouseHotel, General Manager at Schoolhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Colin t, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us. I am very happy to hear that you found our staff happy and pleasant. Most of our employees are here for many years and we love to look after everyone that comes through our doors. We also love welcoming back return guests and I hope that...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have struggled to find a decent hotel in or near to the centre of Dublin but I think I have hit the jackpot here. Rooms are good, bed is comfy and despite it being on a main road and having a busy bar the room was very quiet. Parking is more than adequate too, The hotel is in a...

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SchoolhouseHotel, General Manager at Schoolhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MalcolmEBoo, Thank you for your recent 5 star review of The Schoolhouse Hotel. As you mentioned, our rooms are very quiet and always allow for a great nights sleep. I hope you enjoyed your stay in Dublin and I look forward to seeing you again very soon. Kind Regards, Rory Doyle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms were very cozy the front desk staff helped us with what ever we needed.Food was very good.But I have to say my favorite was the bar staff "Gary"Lisa and Wesley they were amazing the made us feel at home they made our trip worth it all.Would love to go back

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SchoolhouseHotel, General Manager at Schoolhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dawn S, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Gary, Lisa & Weslley were delighted to hear that they helped make you and your sisters stay so enjoyable. Looking forward to seeing you on your return visit. Kind Regards, Rory Doyle

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is in a great location with easy access to the city. The staff are very helpful and the bedrooms are quirky in that they each have a history lesson for you. They are also comfortable and spacious. The bar and restaurant attached are convenient with a great buzz. Breakfast was really good too. I will definitely stay here...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Schoolhouse Hotel this past weekend and I have to say it was absolutely lovely. Upon arrival the staff greeted us and made us feel very welcome and looked after us very well. Our room was one level down and was really comfortable. The rooms on this level have numbers but also have names....

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SchoolhouseHotel, General Manager at Schoolhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Karen L, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed 5 review of your recent stay with us. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed so much that we have to offer here at The Schoolhouse Hotel. I will be sure to pass on your kinds words to all who helped make your stay so...

UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights in a King Size canopy room which was a good size, clean and quiet. The ironing board was more a 'sleeve' ironing board it was so small. The staff were very helpful and Siobhan in the dining room at breakfast was wonderful. She was always helpful and friendly and it was lovely to chat to...

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SchoolhouseHotel, General Manager at Schoolhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear a2b4fun, Thank you for your lovely 5 star review of your recent stay with us. I am delighted to read that Siobhan helped make your stay an enjoyable one and I will be sure to pass on your kind words to her directly. I hope to see you on a return visit to Dublin. Kind Regards, Rory Doyle

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a class of its own... For those seeking somewhere truly different in Dublin, The Schoolhouse Hotel Ballsbridge is definitely ahead of its class, one of the leading D4 hotels. Unique, intimate and ideally located, the four star Schoolhouse Hotel in Ballsbridge Dublin 4 exudes a warm and friendly atmosphere. Described as a hidden gem in Dublin city this D4 hotel is located just 10 minutes walk from many of Dublin's main visitor attractions: the fashionable area of Grafton Street, Trinity College, Temple Bar, St. Stephen's Green, The National Museum, The R.D.S and Landsdowne / Aviva Stadium. Boasting luxury d4 hotel accommodation in Ballsbridge, each of our rooms have Super King Size Double Beds or Deluxe Twin Single Beds and include a host of luxury extras such as Full Irish breakfast in the comfort of your room or at The Restaurant in The Schoolhouse, on site Car Parking, Mineral Water, Tea, Coffee & Cookies, Movies, Email & Internet on your plasma television, Luxury toiletries and a Schoolhouse bathrobe on request. As one of the best Ballsbridge hotels Ireland has to offer you will be in a haven of luxury at the Schoolhouse Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Schoolhouse Hotel

Address: 2 - 8 Northumberland Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: €105 - €258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Schoolhouse Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Schoolhouse Hotel Dublin
Hotel Style:
#21 Business Hotel in Dublin
#23 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#24 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
#34 Family Hotel in Dublin
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“Each room is unique based on a historic character”
 of 5 bubbles E579JQpamelad, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We asked for a quiet room and were at the end of the corridor. It was a quiet hotel and we never heard our next door neighbours.”
 of 5 bubbles a2b4fun, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are excellent old schoolhouse with modern ammeanaties check this hotel out before you book anything in the city”
 of 5 bubbles tottyted, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 328, quiet & a lovely size, with the most comfortable bed!!!”
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