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Dublin
Travel Guide

A city break in Ireland’s capital city, Dublin,takes you to the political and cultural heart of the Irish Republic. Rich inculture, Dublin’s gorgeous Georgian architecture,the legendary pub culture and its unique character make for a trip you’ll neverforget.

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

ShopaholicsO 'Connell Street is the shopping area of ​​theIrish capital, providing shopaholics a huge variety of mainstream and boutiqueshops. Down by the redeveloped Dublin Docklands,the Waterfront is characterized by modern architecture, art galleries andrestaurants. The suburb of Kilmainhamis great for the history fanatics and offers visitors the chance to go off thebeaten path for an intimate sightseeing tour. The former prison, KilmainhamGoal, 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’smost famous and most beautiful park. Providing both architectural and botanicaldelights of all kinds, you’ll find the place packed during the sunny season asresidents and visitors alike gather to enjoy the summer sun. Be sure to checkout the nearby Georgian architecture, such as Iveagh House. If you stillhaven’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 andgrandest in Europe and is home to a number of rare and ornamental trees, aswell as grand monuments, such as the Wellington Monument and The PhoenixMonument. And if all that’s not enough, you can always pay a visit to DublinZoo.

Historical Must-SeesThe famous TrinityCollege is the oldest university in Ireland. A favourite fortourists, its exquisite grounds, beautiful architecture and its extensivelibrary, which contains the original of the precious Book of Kells, prove aconstant draw for visitors. The Christchurch Cathedral of 1028 is the spiritualheart 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 themedieval crypt, one of the largest in the UK and Ireland, can make you feellike you’ve actually been transported back to the Middle Ages.

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Where to stay in Dublin

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 €76 per night from 5 Apr to 6 Apr

Located in City Centre Dublin, this romantic hotel is steps away from Rotunda Hospital and O'Connell Street. Parnell Square and O'Connell Bridge are also within ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (1,816 reviews)

"Great location, very clean, extremely professional staff"…"

Reviewed on 18 Dec 2020

Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dublin Airport
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dublin Airport
4 out of 5
The price is €87 per night from 10 Mar to 11 Mar

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Dublin Castle, Ha' Penny Bridge and Christ Church Cathedral. Trinity College and St. Patrick's ...

4/5Very Good! (1,107 reviews)

"Staff was very friendly and a shutle was offered to the airport making my journey nicer"…"

Reviewed on 5 Feb 2021

Radisson Blu Hotel, Dublin Airport
Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street
Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street
4 out of 5
Moore Street Plaza, Parnell Street, Dublin, Dublin
Free cancellation
The price is €63 per night from 21 Mar to 22 Mar

Located in City Centre Dublin, this hotel is steps away from Rotunda Hospital and O'Connell Street. Parnell Square and O'Connell Bridge are also within 10 minutes. ...

4.3/5Excellent! (989 reviews)
Dublin Break

"Thoroughly enjoyed our recent stay. Nice central location. Friendly efficient staff. Comfortable beds, and sufficient toiletries. 2 couples visited for a birthday celebratory stay, and all slept well. Thanks for an enjoyable stay."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2020

Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street
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Grafton Street Studios
Grafton Street Studios
3.5 out of 5
70 Grafton Street, Dublin, Dublin

Located in City Centre Dublin, this apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Grafton Street and Trinity College. Dublin Castle and General Post Office ...

4.2/5Excellent! (105 reviews)

"Close to lots of shops and easy access to transportation, overall a great value"…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb 2021

Grafton Street Studios
Zanzibar Locke
Zanzibar Locke
3.5 out of 5
34 ORMOND QUAY LOWER, Dublin
The price is €63 per night from 4 Apr to 5 Apr

Located in City Centre Dublin, this apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Ha' Penny Bridge, O'Connell Bridge and Olympia Theatre. O'Connell Street ...

5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Great experience

"Beautiful place, very clean, fantastic stuff. Rooms are moderns and well equipped with all that you need and more. Most recommended."…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb 2021

Zanzibar Locke
Staycity Aparthotels Dublin Castle
Staycity Aparthotels Dublin Castle
4 out of 5
8 Bride Street, Dublin, Dublin
The price is €76 per night from 8 Apr to 9 Apr

Located in City Centre Dublin, this aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Christ Church Cathedral, St. Patrick's Cathedral and Dublin Castle. Grafton Street ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (631 reviews)

"I loved having a kitchen in my room, and found it so convenient that they left fresh towels and toiletries by the door each week, rather than sending the housekeeping during covid times."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep 2020

Staycity Aparthotels Dublin Castle
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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