Room type

Standard Twin Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Standard Double Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Single Room

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Get an overview of this hotelMalahide hotel overlooking estuary

Near train station

Just 10 km (6 mi) from Dublin Airport, Grand Hotel is within 800 meters (0.5 mi) of Malahide Train Station, Malahide Castle, and the Fry Model Railway Collection. The town of Howth is 12 km (8 mi) away.

Health club

The Arena health club features an indoor pool, spa tub, steam room, sauna, and well-equipped fitness center with aerobics studio. Dining options include a water-view restaurant, a carvery buffet, a pub, and 24-hour room service.

High-speed Internet

Grand Hotel's 203 guestrooms offers high-speed Internet access, televisions and satellite channels, in-room safes, coffee/tea makers, and direct-dial phones with voice mail.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

First built in 1835, Grand Hotel features an updated lobby with velvet chairs, imposing white columns, chandeliers, dark wood tables, and a fireplace. With large windows overlooking the estuary and marina, Coast Restaurant serves prime steaks and European cuisine. The Palm Court Carvery buffet restaurant specializes in freshly carved meats, and Ryan's Bar is a spacious Irish pub. Room service is available 24 hours.

The Arena health and fitness club provides a 21-meter indoor pool, children's pool, spa tub, sauna, steam room, and well-equipped fitness center. 14 conference rooms accommodate groups up to 500, and standard wireless Internet access (limited) is available for free, while premium wireless internet is available for a surcharge.

Onsite parking is free. Grand Hotel is entirely smoke-free.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Health club 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 203 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Year Built 1835 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Sauna 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Coast Restaurant - European cuisine, steaks, and seafood. White tablecloths and oversized windows overlooking Malahide Estuary. Children's menu. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Palm Court Carvery - Buffet restaurant specializing in freshly carved meats. Open for lunch daily.

Ryan's Bar - Expansive lounge with a dark wood bar, fireplace, and TVs for sporting events. Beer, wine, cocktails, sandwiches, salads, and light fare. Children's menu. Open from late morning until late evening.

Room service - Available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Things to Do

The onsite Arena health and fitness club provides a 21-meter indoor pool, children's pool, spa tub, steam room, and sauna. A health club includes free weights, cardio and strength-training machines, and an aerobics room.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: EUR 16 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National Rating

Official Ireland Rating provided by Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority)

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