Portland House

555 South Circular Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8Dublin0Ireland
Bed & Breakfast
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About Portland House

Conveniently located near the city centre of Dublin and the Dublin Airport , Portland House is a two-story, Georgian period hotel that serves breakfast daily.

All rooms have centralized heating and come standard with a television and a bedside table. Each room also has a private bathroom with a shower and a hair dryer.

Free parking is possible on-site. Amenities include a garden and a shared lounge. Nearby facilities include bicycle rentals, swimming pool and tennis courts.

A complimentary breakfast is served daily in the shared dining area and the property has a shared kitchen that comes fully-equipped with an oven, stovetop and a refrigerator. Several bars and restaurants are a short drive away.

Portland House is conveniently close to the Dublin Castle, the Dublin Zoo, Chester Beatty Library, National Boxing Stadium and the National war Memorial Gardens. Also within walking distance are Kilmainham Gaol, Richmond Park, Phoenix Park and Temple Bar.


555 South Circular Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, Dublin, 0, Ireland
Telephone: +353 14548720 | Fax: +353 14548933 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Car park
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Porter service

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Good location

Many guests appreciate that the hotel is conveniently close to a train station, and add that a bus line drops guests directly in front of the property. Others like that there are several area attractions within walking distance, as well as shops and restaurants.

Clean and comfortable hotel

Several guests say that the hotel is clean, and add that the furnishings are functional and fits the character of the hotel. Others comment that the beds are soft and comfortable, and find that the bathroom amenities work well.

Friendly and accommodating staff

Guests like that the owner personally welcomes guests, and appreciate that she responds to emails promptly. Others love that staff members ensure that guests have everything they need, and provide information about the local area.

Negative Reviews

Small rooms with basic amenities

Some guests find that the rooms are small, with little space between furniture, and add that the room amenities are basic. Others comment that the rooms are dated and need an upgrade, particularly as it relates to the old televisions and room decorations.

Limited breakfast options

A handful of guests say that the breakfast is tasty, but find that the menu has limited food items to choose from. Others note that the food comes in small servings, and comment that the coffee and tea is weak.

Hotel needs maintenance

A few guests comment that there is no hot water in the bathroom, and add that the washbasin is small and fits only one hand. Others say that the lounge furniture is dated and dirty, and should be cleaned more regularly.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 68 reviews across the web
7.4 /10
7.4 out of 10 based on 68 reviews