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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

So me and a friend booked this for a 2 night stay in Dublin. At first as we walked in, the place smelt of damp and old cigarette smoke. The staff on the reception were vague and appeared slight uninterested in us. We went up to our room, number 116, slightly shocked and had to laugh. Our room was skinny...

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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I would prefer to pay slightly more and stay at somewhere else, the area feels very unsafe. It's not value for money and the female idiot on the reception needs to learn manners and how to treat customers. My option is hit skip on this and look elsewhere.

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Kilgetty, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Basic but clean. Stayed for the marathon weekend so most places were fully booked and increase prices. Great location close to all amenities. Didn't have breakfast so can not comment but would be nice to have tea and coffee facilities in the room.

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

A kip in its finest class,very small and very old rooms but clean. We had a room on the 3rd floor with a shower and toilet outside as booked. The toilets on this floor were out of use and there were none on the 2nd so we had to go to the 1st floor.(so handy in the middle of the...

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1Thank erin40
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

After reading the reviews about this place I was incredibly worried...and I was right! It is the WORST place we've ever stayed. We were in room 125 that had broken windows, mouldy shower and the oldest quilt you've ever seen, I think it may of come off the bloody titanic! When we arrived we were told we couldn't talk to...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This place has a lot of negative reviews and I get why, the furniture is sub standard, the bathroom damp, the traffic noisy, the rooms small and badly patched up BUT the place does a good breakfast, is right in the city centre, is very cheap (you get what you pay for in cities where high prices are to be...

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Rude staff. Rooms so small with beds just put anywhere they could fit them. Single room made into a double . Shower ok but very small and not light enough to see anything when your in it. Breakfast rubbish . Bedding not clean. Only allowed one pillow . Have visited Dublin at least 10 times and this was by far...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I stayed here with colleagues for 3 nights for a conference at Trinity, so just wanted something cheap to come back to at the end of each night that was relatively close to the Uni. If we had spent ANY free time in the place it would have been too much- we left around 8-9am and were back after midnight...

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I took my friend here for her birthday and it absolutely ruined it. We turned up and our room wasn't ready and they expected us to leave our bags just behind the front door where any of the hotel guests could access them. Upon entering the lady at the desk was rude and didn't even walk over to greet us....

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Additional Information about Avondale House

Address: 40-41 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: €48 - €150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Avondale House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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