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“Excellent Food at this Pub”
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Parliament Hotel
Ranked #85 of 150 Hotels in Dublin
Reviewed 12 July 2014

We had been walking and sightseeing for several hours and stepped into this lively pub without knowing anything about it. We were pleasantly surprised by the food and service. We enjoyed our first Smithwick's (the "w" is silent) beers. We had the duck spring rolls and the port tenderloin special. Both were excellent. It is well located close to the Dublin Castle, Christ Church Cathedral and other landmarks.

Room Tip: We did not stay at this hotel. We only ate at its pub, called the Temple Bar at Arlington Hotel.
Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 12 July 2014

We loved the location of this hotel, everything we wanted to see was within walking distance. We also found the staff to be very friendly and helpful. The room was clean and spatious. One problem was noise. Most evenings weren't too bad, considering there are lots of bars and resturants in the area, but on the weekend loud dance music was pumping from the club below and we couldn't sleep at all.

Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

Just got back from a long weekend with a friend nice big hotel a little dated in places but in a great location for the pubs good size bedroom very small bathroom but it was fine very good bar area plus the prices where very reasonable and good staff breakfast was very good and the bus from the airport stops right out side the hotel can't ask for much more for the price .

Stayed: July 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 11 July 2014

My wife and I stayed here and loved the location. It was central to everything we wanted to do in Dublin. We were traveling mostly by public transportation and there were numerous bus stops in close proximity, including a route from/to the airport.
The food in the restaurant was good (great breakfast!) and even though the bar was rowdy at night, we never heard the noise up in our room. We did hear street noise, but that is to be expected when staying in the city. The rooms were very spacious and not too expensive.

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 10 July 2014

This hotel is in a very good location, close to walk to just about anything with lots to see and do along the way. I was disappointed that the parking was not on sight and was an extra cost. The hotel was tired but clean enough. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Now as for the noise from the streets that was not so great. Even with ear plugs in the noise woke me up more than once. I would not stay in this hotel again.

Stayed: July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 July 2014

My family of 6 recently booked 2 triple rooms for the first part of our Ireland vacation. The hotel is within walking distance to everything, which was a help as we did not rent a car. The rooms were basic but clean. Our rooms overlooked the busy street, so it was a little noisy at times. This is an older hotel, but was fine for our stay. Breakfast was included and offered a good variety. We did not eat in the restaurant for our other meals. They have a traditional Irish show at night, which you can book a table for dinner. We went just for the show & it was fun (there is no cost to enter if you are not eating). The customer service was wonderful & helpful.

Room Tip: Ask if they offer rooms not facing the street, it may be quieter.
  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 5 July 2014

Booked this hotel as it was so close to the Olympia. Was expecting it to be shabby and overrun with hens and stags however was pleasantly surprised that it was quiet and relaxing. We got a great night's sleep after our concert in an adequately furnished room. The bathroom was fine, small but clean and fresh. Staff were friendly and helpful. Have kept the best to the last to mention the breakfast- Fantastic! Great spread of fruit, nuts, yoghurt, cereals and breads and a freshly cooked full Irish which was as good as any 5 star hotel. Well done the Arlington.

Room Tip: We were above the heating system at side of hotel which was slightly noisy but nothing to complain a...
  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Parliament Hotel

Address: 16 - 18 Lord Edward Street, Dublin D02 TD73, Ireland (Formerly Arlington Hotel Temple Bar)
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > Temple Bar
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant
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Ranked #85 of 150 Hotels in Dublin
Hotel Class:3 star — Parliament Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 63
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
"Hotel currently closed for renovations" The Parliament offers three star accommodation in Temple Bar and is an ideally located Dublin City Centre hotel. Situated opposite Dublin Castle, on the doorstep of Temple Bar and just a short walk from such sights as Grafton Street, Trinity College, Stephens Green, The O2, museums, theatres, Parliament buildings and much more! This 3 star Dublin hotel offers a prime location making it one of the most conveniently located Dublin hotels in Temple Bar and a perfect place to stay while attending the many events in Dublin City. The Parliament Hotel consists of 63 beautifully appointed en-suite bedrooms for those seeking quality accommodation in Temple Bar. All rooms are non-smoking. This 3 star hotel Dublin has satellite TV, direct dial telephone, tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer, trouser press and much more, making The Parliament Hotel one of the finest 3 star hotels Dublin has to offer. For hotels Dublin city centre, look no further than The Parliament Hotel. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Arlington Hotel Dublin
Parliament Hotel Dublin
Dublin Hotel Parliament

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