Top Dublin Hotels
Whether you are a lone ranger, travelling with family, on a weekend away with friends, Dublin City Hotels have so much to offer everyone. From Hotels in the very centre of town, to rooms that are a bit closer to the roar of Lansdowne Road, here we take a look at some of the finest locations to stay in Dublin by rating.
Hotel RIU Plaza ( The Gresham Hotel)-
Known more commonly around Dublin as ‘The Gresham’, Hotel RIU Plaza is a state of the art hotel, located in an historic building on O’Connell Street. Right in the middle of the city, this beautifully refurbished building is within walking distance of the River Liffey, Temple Bar, Trinity College and Grafton Street shopping district. The hotel itself offers free WI-FI, 24 hour room service, an extensive food menu to suit all tastes and if you are lucky enough, spectacular views of Dublin City from their Penthouse Suite.
The Gibson Hotel, Point Square-
Flying in for a concert? or maybe just want to stay a little bit out from the city centre? The Gibson Hotel has a perfect fit for you. Located right in the heart of the Dublin Docklands, the front of the hotel faces out towards the Liffey and is directly opposite the 3Arena concert venue. It is also within a short walking distance of the Irish Convention Centre, and if you take a walk across the River, The Bord Gais Energy Theatre. The hotel itself offers picturesque views of Dublin Port and beyond the sea from their level 3 bar, and offer superb food at their rooftop restaurant, which is well known from being the restaurant from a well loved Irish Tv Show ‘First Dates’. Other amenities include a 24 hour gym, relaxation area, meeting and conference rooms and function rooms for parties.
The Maldron Hotel, Parnell Square-
Just a 3 minute walk from O’Connell street, this City Centre Hotel has a variety of different room styles in its 182 room building. From Double Deluxe rooms, to Super Quad Rooms, Family Rooms and more. You will be sure to find the perfect fit for you and your travelling party at The Maldron. The Luas (Tram) stop is located just a 2 minute walk from the Hotel, which can bring you to any part of the city you wish in minutes. There are Air Coach and Airlink 747 bus stops around the corner from the Hotel, offering quick and efficient transfers to and from Dublin Airport.
The Spencer Hotel, IFSC-
This stunning four-star Hotel offers some incredible views of the River Liffey, and incredible rooms within its walls. Right in the centre of Dublin’s Business and Financial District, The Spencer is renowned for its capacity to host conferences no matter how big or small. An 8 minute walk to the 3 Arena, and a 6 minute walk to tourist hubs like Temple Bar and Trinity College, The Spencer has the unique quality of being close to everywhere. The Hotel offers free WI-FI, a restaurant and bar, a pool and relaxation area and 24 hour room service.
The Bonnington Hotel and Leisure Centre-
The furthest Hotel away from the City Centre on our list, The Bonnington Hotel and Leisure Centre 3km North of the Dublin City Centre. The Hotel has 200 high class en-suite rooms and a state of the art Leisure Centre, which contains 2 eateries. The Hotel is located on the main route to Dublin Airport (6km), and has easy access to the City Centre. Guests can avail of a large number of amenities, such as sensational food and drink options, meeting and conference rooms for all group sizes and family packages that include Tayto Park Amusement Park tickets.There is something for everybody at Bonnington.
The Iveagh Garden Hotel-
If it’s a bit of old Dublin you are seeking, take a look at what the Iveagh Garden Hotel has to offer. This aesthetically pleasing, Georgian Style building will blow you away with it’s beautiful exterior charm, and it’s terrific modernised interior is enough to put a smile on anybody’s face. There are a number of top quality amenities in the hotel, including a quaint Bistro, decorated with beautiful natural ivy walls, Multiple style rooms, all fitted with smart tv’s, a meeting and conference centre with free WI-FI throughout the Hotel, and gorgeous function rooms to cater for any and every occasion. A 4 minute walk from the City Centre, The Iveagh Garden Hotel is pure class, located in the heart of the Beautiful city of Dublin.
The Clayton Hotel, Ballsbridge-
An ideal location for a match-going supporter, The Clayton Hotel is located within walking distance of both The RDS and The Aviva Stadium. With over 300 rooms, this charming Victorian Hotel offers so much. From a quality restaurant, grandstand bar and picturesque views of the ever- developing D4 area of Dublin. With bus stops and a train station within a 5 minute walk of the hotel, there is easy access to Dublin City Centre. In the hotel, expect service of the highest quality. There are superb meeting and conference rooms on site, and can offer deals for sightseeing tours to landmarks like The Guinness Storehouse. The hotel offers parking to it’s guests and conference visitors at €12 per day.
The Morgan Hotel, Temple Bar-
This unique Hotel is what you get when you mix modern elegance with Traditional Dublin. The Morgan Hotel is situated right in the heart of one of Ireland’s most visited tourist attractions, Temple Bar, is in the centre of almost everything that you could wish for in Dublin, and this attractive Hotel will make you feel right at home for the duration of your stay. Explore the cobbled streets of Temple Bar, or pop across the road to the Book of Kells. Or take a left at the top of Fleet Street and head to the North Side of the City over O’Connell Bridge (The only bridge in Europe that is the same in length as it is in diameter). The Hotel itself contains 168 newly-refurbished, air conditioned rooms of various different styles and sizes. It also is in close proximity to multiple modes of transport, and direct transfers to Dublin Airport. The on-site restaurant ’10 Fleet Street’ will satisfy any craving, and the residents bar can cook up any cocktail that comes to mind.