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Grand Canal Hotel Dublin

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
1,764 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
    8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Aviva Stadium
    11 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Merrion Square
    13 min walk
  • Airport
    Dublin (DUB)
    23 min drive

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1-866-500-4938
  • Standard Twin Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Double Room

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Triple Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Double Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Dublin

Located on a river, Grand Canal Hotel Dublin is in Dublin's Ballsbridge neighbourhood, an area with good shopping. Dublin Port and Guinness Storehouse are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Grafton Street and Brown Thomas Flagship Store. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Aviva Stadium or 3Arena. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Bord Gáis Energy Theatre - 8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Aviva Stadium - 11 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Merrion Square - 13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    National Gallery of Ireland at Merrion Square - 16 min walk
  • Popular Location
    The Convention Centre Dublin - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Dublin Grand Canal Dock Station - 3 min walk
  • Mayor Square - NCI Station - 20 min walk
  • Dublin (DUB) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Epic Restaurant – Restaurant with a bar. Open daily.
  • Gasworks Bar – Brewpub with a bar. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
  • Canal Express – Coffee shop. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner on select days.

About this property

Grand Canal Hotel Dublin

Riverside Dublin hotel in Ballsbridge, walk to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business centre and a conference centre are on-site. All 142 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and Smart TVs with digital channels. Netflix, espresso makers and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Grand Canal Hotel Dublin offers 142 forms of accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and espresso makers. 24-inch Smart televisions come with digital channels and Netflix. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, designer toiletries and a hairdryer.
This Dublin hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 14.95 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: EUR 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
When booking 5 nights or more, a deposit is payable and is due within 3 days of arrival. To complete the reservation process and obtain additional information, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. Parking height restrictions apply.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: EUR 10.00 per night
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 7 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 7 AM–11 AM on weekends: EUR 14.95 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre (2196 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • 24-inch smart TV
  • digital channels
  • Netflix

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone

Nearby things to do

Where to eat

  • Epic Restaurant – Restaurant with a bar. Open daily.
  • Gasworks Bar – Brewpub with a bar. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
  • Canal Express – Coffee shop. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner on select days.

Frequently asked questions

4.4

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4.6
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The rooms were lovely and even had rituals products in the bathroom!

Stayed 1 night in Nov. 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Recommend updating the gym. Other than that, nice hotel and great location for my work trip.

Stayed 5 nights in Nov. 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Pleasant, well-located hotel with good in-house bar and restaurant.

Stayed 4 nights in Nov. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Nov. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great location on the canal, and close to shops and restaurants. Walkable to Temple Bar and other attractions, friendly helpful staff.

Stayed 4 nights in Oct. 2019

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