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A city break in Ireland’s capital city, Dublin, takes you to the political and cultural heart of the Irish Republic. Rich in culture, Dublin’s gorgeous Georgian architecture, the legendary pub culture and its unique character make for a trip you’ll never forget.

Temple BarThe River Liffey runs through the city; once the city’s lifeline, it’s now home to famous attractions like the Guinness Brewery. The Temple Bar area in the centre of the Old Town has been extensively renovated, and with its numerous classic pubs and modern bars, is a firm favourite for those looking for a night on the tiles. The colourful nightlife and diverse cultural events attract the crowds every weekend. The narrow streets and restored houses in this neighbourhood are reminiscent of the original Dublin, as James Joyce immortalised in his novels, and stand in stark contrast to the city’s more modern buildings.

ShopaholicsO 'Connell Street is the shopping area of ​​the Irish capital, providing shopaholics a huge variety of mainstream and boutique shops. Down by the redeveloped Dublin Docklands, the Waterfront is characterized by modern architecture, art galleries and restaurants. The suburb of Kilmainhamis great for the history fanatics and offers visitors the chance to go off the beaten path for an intimate sightseeing tour. The former prison, Kilmainham Goal, is also now a museum where you can learn about Irish life and history.

Park LifeIn the centre of Dublinyou’ll find St. Stephen’s Green, one of Dublin’s most famous and most beautiful park. Providing both architectural and botanical delights of all kinds, you’ll find the place packed during the sunny season as residents and visitors alike gather to enjoy the summer sun. Be sure to check out the nearby Georgian architecture, such as Iveagh House. If you still haven’t had your fill of city greenery, be sure to pay Phoenix Park a visit. Located in the northwest of the city, Phoenix Park is one of the largest and grandest in Europe and is home to a number of rare and ornamental trees, as well as grand monuments, such as the Wellington Monument and The Phoenix Monument. And if all that’s not enough, you can always pay a visit to Dublin Zoo.

Historical Must-SeesThe famous Trinity College is the oldest university in Ireland. A favourite for tourists, its exquisite grounds, beautiful architecture and its extensive library, which contains the original of the precious Book of Kells, prove a constant draw for visitors. The Christchurch Cathedral of 1028 is the spiritual heart of the city and one of the most famous sights in Dublin;she was an important place of pilgrimage in the Middle Ages and visiting the medieval crypt, one of the largest in the UK and Ireland, can make you feel like you’ve actually been transported back to the Middle Ages.

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Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport
Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport
4 out of 5
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is €89 per night from 23 Jan to 24 Jan
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Croke Park, O'Connell Street and 3Arena. Dublin Castle and Bord Gáis Energy Theatre are also ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (2,690 reviews)
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Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin
Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin
4 out of 5
23 Upper O Connell Street, Dublin, Dublin
The price is €95 per night from 17 Jan to 18 Jan
Located in City Centre Dublin, this romantic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of O'Connell Street and Trinity College. Grafton Street and Dublin Castle are also ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (1,430 reviews)
"Staff were very helpful"

Reviewed on 11 Jan 2022

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Temple Bar Hotel
Temple Bar Hotel
4 out of 5
13-17 Fleet St Temple Bar, Dublin
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The price is €132 per night from 23 Jan to 24 Jan
Located in Temple Bar, this hotel is steps away from Bank of Ireland and Trinity College. O'Connell Street and Grafton Street are also within 5 minutes. Abbey ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (980 reviews)
"Lovely property in the heart of the city. I think it may get noisy as it is close to bars but we stayed during Covid restrictions and bars closed at 8pm. Great breakfast, staff (especially Bala) are great. We will be back."

Reviewed on 3 Jan 2022

Temple Bar Hotel
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Zanzibar Locke
Zanzibar Locke
3.5 out of 5
34 ORMOND QUAY LOWER, Dublin
The price is €77 per night from 19 Jan to 20 Jan
Located in City Centre Dublin, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Ha' Penny Bridge, O'Connell Street and Dublin Castle. Trinity College and ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (65 reviews)
"Great, central location in a charming and well-preserved area of the city. Rooms are equipped with cooktop, stove, mini-fridge, pots, pans and other necessities. (This was particularly useful with restaurants closing early due to COVID.)"

Reviewed on 13 Jan 2022

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Beckett Locke
Beckett Locke
3 out of 5
North Wall Avenue, North Docks, Dublin, Dublin
The price is €90 per night from 23 Jan to 24 Jan
Located in City Centre Dublin, this aparthotel is steps away from Dublin Port and 3Arena. EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum and Bord Gáis Energy Theatre are also ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (18 reviews)
"Such a cool spot! The metro is maybe 50 feet from the front door which puts you a five minute walk to all of the major sites in Dublin. Staff was ridiculously nice and helpful. Ashling hooked us up with some breakfast vouchers after we had to wait a few minutes for our room. Highly recommend"

Reviewed on 20 Dec 2021

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Staycity Aparthotels Dublin Castle
Staycity Aparthotels Dublin Castle
4 out of 5
8 Bride Street, Dublin, Dublin
The price is €86 per night from 20 Jan to 21 Jan
Located in City Centre Dublin, this aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin Castle and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Grafton Street ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (655 reviews)
"The pictures on Expedia are not of the Castle property, they are of the St Augustine property. Although the castle property attendants were extremely helpful there are no rooms with separate living room quarters. The larger rooms with living room quarters are at the St Augustine property. Both properties ..."

Reviewed on 26 Dec 2021

Staycity Aparthotels Dublin Castle
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