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BEST WESTERN PLUS Academy Plaza Hotel

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great location, very clean room and spacious. Breakfast was included and it was very good with a good variety of food. Staff were all very friendly. We all enjoyed our stay and would definately stay again.

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Luton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel was booked for one night when my company had our work Christmas Party. The staff are really lovely and the room was spotless. There was tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing board, washing bag, and lots of little extras . The bathroom also had a bathtub to my delight. Comfy bed and a good night sleep!

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very pleasant stay in this lovely, well ran hotel which is in an excellent location. Only slightly negative was that we were in a room at the back of the hotel and there was noise from neighbouring pubs well into the early hours of the morning. Reception were brilliant and offered a change of room which we declined.

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Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel direct and got a great deal including free breakfast. I booked a twin room but asked if possible to have a larger room to make it easier for my Mum who was coming with me. I also advised that we would be arriving in Dublin early and an early check in would be appreciated if possible.... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited Dublin with friends last weekend and I can say this is a great hotel in a great location for Dublin Rooms are a reasonable size with everything you need in them and are very clean and tidy Hotel staff were also very friendly Will be using this hotel again

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Licolnshire, uk
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The overall experience was excellent. The hotel very clean, rooms spacious and spotless. The location was the best, about 20 meters from the main street, O'Connell Street. Hardly heard any noise as the hotels is at the end of a cul-de-sac. If you walk out the hotel and turn left theres a little shop over the road on the corner,... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I spent a week in Dublin in September and was very pleased with my stay at the Academy Plaza Hotel. The hotel is well situated at the top of O'Connell Street, with buses and taxis right nearby. The staff was very helpful, my room clean and comfortable and the restaurant was excellent. I had a basic double room and, while... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Rooms very comfy, excellent shower in room 137, very good value breakfast, very easy to get around city from the hotel, 747 bus from airport return stop 60yds away. Just off o'connel street, restaraunt in hotel seemed good value we did not eat there.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel, friendly and helpful staff, convenient location, good food, room and bar, will certainly use this hotel next time we're in Dublin. This was reasonably priced for a high quality hotel...

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Seamus B, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Academy Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nick P Thank you for sharing your feedback. We love receiving feedback especially where we really match our guest expectations. Aside from our location, good food and bar we are so thrilled to read about our friendly and helpful staff. They are the real stars here and they really appreciate the kind feedback. Thanks again and looking forward to... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was perfectly adequate for a nights stay..We were there only for one night to go to a concert at the 3 arena so was a good location to walk up and catch the luas, maybe 5 min stroll.also A short walk over to the HENRY ST shopping area, I would certainly stay again for any overnight trips .We didn't... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BEST WESTERN PLUS ACADEMY PLAZA HOTEL is located in the heart of Dublin, just off the capital's main thoroughfare. This Best Western hotel boasts 304 stunning new bedrooms and suites, with modern facilities in all rooms. Hotel amenities include a stunning marbled lobby, Sir Harry’s Grill Bar & Bistro, 5 meeting rooms, an On Site Fitness Room, Beauty Salon and complimentary WiFi access throughout the entire hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Academy Plaza Hotel

Address: 10 - 14 Findlater Place | Off Upper O'Connell St, Dublin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: £62 - £205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Academy Plaza Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 304
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Also Known As:
Best Western Dublin
Dublin Best Western
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#7 Spa Hotel in Dublin
#43 Family Hotel in Dublin
#46 Romantic Hotel in Dublin
#56 Business Hotel in Dublin
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“If you don't ask you don't get - everything we asked for we got. We were upgraded to a family room - 720”
 of 5 bubbles SJM1005, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we had 3 rooms, no views but hey who needs it when Dublins' finest is right on your doorstep. All the rooms were good,clean and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Cazzybell, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room up high away from the street noise”
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“215 front facing and plenty of room”
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