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The Norseman

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28 East Essex Street, Temple Bar, Dublin D2 Ireland See on map
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Breakfast included
Pool
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3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews great pub temple bar steak on a stone irish songs great live music guinness pie irish experience noisy at night comfortable bed decent size light sleeper would stay here again central location first floor pint pubs skylight
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Norseman as 2 sides .One where its live music.3 separate acts advertised for the night we were there.We saw 2.Second was excellent.On the other side you sit and chat .Staff were very businesslike.No bit of banter at all.Still it’s a good spot for a...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

A very warm atmosphere, owner was very kind and reserved us a table next to the window even if we haven’t requested it! Fish and chips were in a generous portion, and very good, as well as the chocolate and strawberry pie! Service quick and...More

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Response from Norseman N, Manager at The NorsemanResponded 11 August 2018

Hello, many thanks for your lovely feedback! We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed your time with us, and looking forward for your next visit! Kind Regards, The Norseman

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for a couple of pints of Guinness. they do have live music like alot of other pubs in the area. As with most bars in temple bar area was pretty busy. Service was fine. Was a good pub, will return.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Food was nice and the personel were very polite. They made an effort and made sure everything was ok while we where there. The prices i think were normal for city centre. Ambient was also nice. If we are going to visit Ireland again i...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was a bit nervous having read some of the reviews but everything went well. Know this is NOT a hotel, it's a few rooms over the pub. You check in with a bartender who will show you to your room. You have a lovely...More

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Response from Peter S, Owner at The NorsemanResponded 1 week ago

Hello, We are delighted that you had such a great time with us! Many thanks for writing your feedback! Kind Regards, The Norseman

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Situated in Dublin's thriving Temple Bar district, the Victorian bar and partitions over 120 years old, invite you to take a seat, relax and soak up the atmosphere. We offer 5 beautifully appointed en suite More rooms with the finest in contemporary design, located over the pub. Ideal for the independent traveller, all rooms include free Wi-Fi access, flat-screen TV/DVD players, and tea/coffee facilities. We offer a variety of hot and cold dishes throughout the day. From our home-made oven baked pies or steak on the stone special, we've got something to suit all tastes. Featuring a modern, comfortable restaurant on the second floor, The Norseman is popular with both young and older customers alike. Less
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$114 - US$350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Farringtons
Also Known As
Farringtons Hotel Dublin
Location
Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > Temple Bar
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$114 - US$350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Farringtons
Also Known As
Farringtons Hotel Dublin
Location
Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin > Temple Bar
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Susan D
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Response from Monica M | Reviewed this property |
I used a storage facility across the street from Connelly Station rather than going back and forth to the airport.
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Jessica B
12 January 2017|
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Response from Rlath82 | Reviewed this property |
No there is very little parking in the Temple Bar area in general. Public transportation is a great way to travel in Dublin.
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18 September 2016|
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Thank you for your advise. Clicked on the wrong button on the voting thing by mistake.
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Room Tips
"Rooms off the main street are likely quieter but not as fun!"
Beachgirl1234
3 weeks ago
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"I don't think there is any quite rooms"
janeqpr72
28 Aug 2018
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"Busy pub restaurant."
KHreviewer
15 Aug 2018
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"lower floors better, as you have to use the stairs"
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19 Mar 2018
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