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Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Business centre
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in Donabate, this beachfront hotel is in the historical district, 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Donabate Golf Club, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Swords Castle and Pavilions Shopping Centre. Malahide Castle and The Wright Venue are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Hotel Features

Spend the day playing on the beach then return to dine at one of The Waterside House Hotel's 2 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 35 rooms provide conveniences like sitting areas and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and TVs. Room service, premium bedding, and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.

The Waterside House Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A business center is on site at this 3-star property.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. 2 meeting rooms are available. This Art Deco hotel also offers a terrace, barbecue grills, and multilingual staff. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests during limited hours. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

The Waterside House Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 35 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2005 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking, Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Television 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Samphire Restaurant - This beachfront fine-dining restaurant specializes in Modern European cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Tower Bistro - This beachfront family restaurant specializes in Irish cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Tower Bar - This beach pub serves dinner only. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.
This property offers airport shuttle pickup service from Dublin Airport only. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 11 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 12.95 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Waterside House Donabate
  • Waterside House Hotel
  • Waterside House Hotel Donabate

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 3 stars.


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