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    Ariel House

    50-54 Lansdowne Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good22%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
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    “dart station” (127 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    It's really close to the stadium and stayed there while nothing was on there, so was perfect. The breakfasts were great quality. I had a really early morning flight, and they gave me a takeaway breakfast.More

    Thank Teresa C
    Response from ArielHouse, Manager at Ariel HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Teresa C, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to hear that we were able to accommodate your early departure with a takeaway breakfast. I hope you will provide us with an opportunity to have you stay again, Kindest Regards, Bríd Mc Auliffe...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I reread the reviews to see what I missed. Our room was dark, with one window and a stained, spotted carpet, a lumpy bed, and loud, young children running up and down the hall. Fifteen minutes from Dublin. Plusses: Free parking The parlor room was...More

    1  Thank cassidy24
    Response from ArielHouse, Manager at Ariel HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear cassidy24, Thank you for staying at Ariel House and for taking the time to review us. I appreciate both positive and negative feedback so as to pinpoint areas of much needed focus for us. I am sorry to hear about your expressed disappointment with...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Booked here after reading the reviews and enjoyed a fantastic four day break. Despite arriving very early we were given the warmest welcome, our bags were securely stored and we were offered breakfast which was one of the best I have eaten. The full Irish...More

    Thank jaspandsal
    Response from ArielHouse, Manager at Ariel HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear jaspandsal, Please allow me to take this opportunity, to express our thanks for your positive comments regarding your recent visit to Ariel House. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and the service delivered by all of our team. I will ensure they...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I loved everything about this hotel! The moment we arrived we were warmly welcomed. The concierge was absolutely great. We were early for check in, so she moved some stuff around, and we were in our room within five minutes. They have tea, coffee, cookies...More

    1  Thank Jessica R
    Response from ArielHouse, Manager at Ariel HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Jessica R, First and foremost, thank you for staying at Ariel House, and for taking the time to write about your stay with us. We are delighted that you were able to avail of an early check in and that you enjoyed all the...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Fantastic location very close to Lansdowne Road DART station which gets you into the city in a few minutes. Lovely old house with good sized rooms and a nice sitting room with tea & coffee. The bed is good but the quilt was much too...More

    2  Thank stephanie w
    Response from ArielHouse, Manager at Ariel HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Stephanie W, Thank you for taking the time to review Ariel House. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed our Victorian style house. Ariel House is made up of three Victorian townhouses, with the main house dating back to 1850. We offer...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$155 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Dublin
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
    • #5 Family Hotel in Dublin
    • #6 Best Value Hotel in Dublin
    • #14 Business Hotel in Dublin
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    • Ireland >
    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Dublin >
    • Dublin
    • Also Known As
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    • Ariel Hotel Dublin
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    2016Holly
    1 July 2017|
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    Response from Melanie H | Reviewed this property |
    I can't answer for all of the rooms either, but mine was an enormous room and had a bathtub and a shower. My guess would be that most rooms have a bathtub.
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    2016Holly
    1 July 2017|
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    Response from Janet T | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there are tubs in all the rooms - Ariel staff are excellent at matching a room to your needs so if you need something specific just drop them a mail or give them a call they are very approachable 💕
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    MaxHeadroom767
    16 May 2017|
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    Response from ervul | Reviewed this property |
    Check in is, as I recall, 3 PM. More information about the afternoon tea can be found on the hotel's web site: click on the "afternoon Tea" link afternoon-tea. While my wife and I didn't join in, most of those who did had... More
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    "Lower level is cooler!"
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    "Try to get a room over looking the rear garden, it is very peaceful."
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    "Book early. Note that you will need to carry your suitcases up several steps; in the front and to the rooms."
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    "Rooms upstairs are great."
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