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Donabate On The beach , Donabate, Dublin
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Welcome to the Waterside House Hotel Dublin, one of Ireland's only hotels situated on the beach in Donabate, North County Dublin, The hotel is only 10 minutes from Dublin Airport and 20 minutes from the city centre by car or train. The hotel has 35 rooms, some overlooking Lambay Island, Howth Head and Ireland’s Eye, you will not wish for a nicer location. While here, why not enjoy a meal in our restaurant, Samphire @ The Waterside, which was shortlisted as 'Best Restaurant in Fingal 2012' or enjoy some pampering in our beauty room, Bliss @ The Waterside.
Complimentary Shuttle Service Available From Dublin Airport and Donabate Train Station.
Please contact reception at the Waterside House Hotel to confirm your shuttle service to and from the Airport
The collection point is in the Coach Park area outside arrivals.
Shuttle bus is available from 8.00am in the morning until 8pm in the evening.
Best in Customer Services from Fingal Chamber of Commerce 2012.
Best Restaurant Award in Leading Restaurants
Dining Award from Lucinda O’ Sullivan
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Coming from the Dublin City
Take N1 towards Dublin Airport. Pass the airport exit on the M1 (motorway). Take exit after Swords sign posted for Donabate or Skerries. Follow signs to Donabate. Enter village but take right turn before church. The Waterside Hotel Dublin is located 1.5 miles from village at the beach.
Coming from Belfast
Take M1 towards Dublin. After Balbriggon exit watch out for Donabate. Follow signs as above.
Coming from the west
Follow road for M50 (northbound) - M1 - Donabate.
Your spoilt for choice when it comes to things to do while in Donabate - from splashing about on Donabate Beach (some of our bedrooms lead onto the beach. That will tell you how close it is!) to enjoying a round of golf at one of the 6 Golf courses in the area such as Donabate, Turvey, Corballis Links, The Island Links, Blacarraig & Beaverstown. A shuttle bus is available for groups. Discounted green fees for hotel guests.
Walk the 4 miles of stunning cliff walks - starting point Waterside House Hotel Dublin as far as Portrane (next village) and stop off at wonderful Donabate Village where there is a great variety of bars and restaurants. Otherwise hop on train in the village and discover Dublin for yourself.
- Dublin Airport. - More Golf courses (shuttle bus available to hotel groups on request) Reservations can be made from hotel reception at discounted rate. - Newbridge House & Gardens a beautifully presented Victorian house surrounded by magnificent gardens and lawns. - Malahide Castle - another treasure from Ireland’s past. - Skerries Mills. - Shopping, cinema, dining, clubbing and much more.
At the Waterside House Hotel Dublin, enjoy al Fresco dining with a seaview which is available daily on a beautifully landscaped lime stone patio attached to The Tower Bar and Bistro. Samphire @ The Waterside by chef, Tom Walsh, offers traditional french cuisine with a modern Irish twist, a unique dining experience overlooking the wonderful views of the sea. Live entertainment Thursday through to Sunday - you won’t be stuck for an Irish tune! Golf, cliff walks, sea swimming, out door entertaining - all on our doorstep!
Why stay in the city when you can relax at this calm, hidden gem, so near yet so far from the hustling streets of the fair city! You won’t be disappointed!
All 35 rooms come equipped with luxury toiletries and complimentary internet access.
Our twin/double rooms offer one queen size double bed in a double room and a double and single bed in the twin rooms with all facilities to ensure you’re every comfort, TV, direct dial telephone, tea/coffee making facilities, ensuite bathroom, and hairdryer (iron/board available from reception). We also provide room service or breakfast in bed on request.
You can look forward to all this and more amidst the most spectacular views overlooking the crashing waves of the Irish sea or the luscious greens of Corballis Golf Links! Upgrade if available to a Superior Sea View room at the Waterside Hotel Dublin.
Bliss @ the Waterside presents a welcoming haven of tranquillity, tucked away in the luxurious, coastal surroundings of the Waterside House Hotel. Our Seaview Pamper room offers a variety of Spa & Beauty treatments individually tailored to revive, rejuvenate and provide and overall sense of well being. Please view our website or email to enquire about your next relaxing treatment.
Anonymous from Skerries
Stephen from Cork
Stayed 12-2011Solo traveller
Sarah from University Heights
Stayed 03-2011A few friends
The hotel staff was so helpful. Edele was so accommodating and friendly when we first arrived. The beach was beautiful and our room was very comfortable (although it would have been nice to get the view of the water).
Enjoy alfresco dining from the Bistro Bar - carvery lunch and all day menu. For a unique dining experience with a view, try our modern restaurant, Samphire @ The Waterside - all serving the freshest of Irelands finest produce at the Waterside Hotel Dublin.
Home cooked cuisine with large selection to choose from: Early bird menu, Table D'hote set menus or an A La Carte menu daily. Carefully chosen wine list prepared for the educated and elegant diners. Live music every weekend!!
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