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Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre
3 stars

Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre

28-32 O'Connell Street Upper, Dublin D01 T2X2, Ireland
Dublin, Ireland
See location+353 1878 8099
From
$95
Cheapest

rate per night

8.5
Great
based on 7050 reviews
7,050 reviews

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About Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Breakfast for free

Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre is set in Dublin and is within a short walk of local sightseeing spots, including Temple Bar, O'Connell Street and Trinity College Dublin. It is close to St. Mary's Pro Cathedral, eateries and shops.

The hotel has a 24-hour reception and a laundry service. Additionally, the multilingual staff are available to offer local information.

Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre offers rooms equipped with a hair dryer, plus all the essentials to ensure an enjoyable stay.

The hotel is conveniently located for discovering the city, with Bank of Ireland a short stroll away. Nearby public transport includes Connolly Railway Station.

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Amenities at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Dining area

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • ATM on-site
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

General

  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Bedroom

  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Complimentary breakfast

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Things to do

  • Casino

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre

8.5
Very good7,050 verified reviews
36.2Couples
9.4Friends
19.1Families
15.3Solo
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10Wonderful
Anonymous, Nov 2022

Loved the staff here … stayed here twice now. Both times excellent … always there to help in any way 😊Location is excellent too close to your starts and lots of restaurants

8Very good
David, Jul 2022

It is located in the heart of the city. You can walk to the sites, restaurants and bars. No outside disturbances when going to bed. Great breakfast offerings. Capable staff. No complications or complaints.

10Wonderful
Anonymous, Aug 2017

Pros. Nicely fitted new hotel. Nice staff.

Cons. Bar next door was loud at times.

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What can I expect from the hotel's breakfast?

The breakfast at the hotel is known for being good, with a decent selection. However, some guests have mentioned that there could be more variety, especially for those with dietary restrictions.

Is the hotel centrally located and easily accessible?

Yes, the hotel is conveniently located in the city center, making it easily accessible to all major attractions. Additionally, the proximity to bus stop 700 is a great advantage, especially for those arriving at Dublin Airport. The central location adds to the overall positive experience, allowing easy exploration of the city's highlights.

What are the standout features of the hotel's rooms?

The rooms are known for being clean, comfortable, and spacious, with excellent beds and a good selection of pillows. However, some guests have mentioned that there is limited wardrobe space and no fridge in the rooms.

How is the hotel's customer service?

The hotel's staff are known for being friendly, helpful, and attentive, contributing to a warm and welcoming atmosphere. However, some guests have mentioned issues with the cleanliness of the bathrooms and the limited options for guests with dietary restrictions during breakfast.

Is parking available at the hotel?

Yes, the hotel offers parking for guests. However, some guests have mentioned that the parking can be a bit expensive.

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Opt for a Room Away from the Bar

Some guests reported noise disturbances from the nearby bar, especially for rooms facing the bar terrace. Consider requesting a room away from the bar area to ensure a quieter stay.

Take Advantage of the Central Location

The hotel's central location allows for easy access to major attractions and public transportation, making it convenient for exploring the city's highlights.

Consider Bringing Earplugs

Due to the proximity of a nearby bar, guests recommended bringing earplugs to ensure a peaceful night's sleep, especially for light sleepers.

Check for Double Charges

A few guests mentioned being double-charged at check-in, so it's advisable to carefully review the billing to avoid any discrepancies.

Explore Nearby Dining Options

While the hotel offers breakfast, some guests suggested exploring nearby dining options for a more varied and satisfying meal experience.

Request a Higher Floor

To minimize noise disruptions from the surrounding area, consider requesting a room on a higher floor, as it may offer better insulation from outside noise.

Engage with Helpful Staff

Several guests praised the staff for their friendliness and helpfulness. Don't hesitate to seek recommendations or assistance from the accommodating hotel team.

Be Mindful of Breakfast Crowds

Guests noted that the breakfast area could get busy, especially during peak times. Planning an early or late breakfast may help avoid the rush.

Utilize Nearby Public Transport

The hotel's proximity to bus stops and the train station makes it convenient for travelers, especially those arriving from the airport. Consider using public transport for easy access to various parts of the city.

Check Room Amenities

Some guests mentioned limited amenities in the rooms, such as the absence of a fridge or the need for additional tea bags and milk. It may be helpful to check the room amenities and make any necessary requests upon arrival.

Location

28-32 O'Connell Street Upper, Dublin D01 T2X2

What's nearby

  • James Joyce Centre250 yd
  • General Post Office339 yd
  • Dublin Writers Museum354 yd
  • Abbey Theatre0.3 mi
  • Trinity College0.6 mi
  • Trinity College Library0.6 mi
  • Grafton Street0.7 mi
  • Dublin Castle0.7 mi
  • Jameson Distillery0.7 mi
  • Christ Church Cathedral0.7 mi
  • National Gallery of Ireland0.9 mi
  • National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology0.9 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre

Low season

February

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

$234

Average price (weekend night)

$221
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Most expensive month to stay with an average 55% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre

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Top tips for your stay at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in February and January.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre, plan to stay on a Sunday or Friday. The most expensive day is usually Saturday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $205, while the most expensive was $263.
  • How long should you stay at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 5 days.

FAQs when booking at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre

  • How do I get from Dublin Airport to the Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre?

    With the well-connected public transport from Dublin Airport into the city, you can be at the hotel in less than 30min when starting off at the airport. Take line 700 toward Leopardstown and exit at the Gresham Hotel, from where the hotel is just a stone’s throw away. Line 747 also goes to the hotel and you should get off at Cathal Brugha Street. Should you have opted for a rental car at the airport, follow N1 to reach the city in about 25min of driving.

  • Does the Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre provide family perks?

    Families can book this hotel and benefit from the family-friendly perks like complimentary cribs upon request. If you need a crib for your stay, it is advised to call ahead and inform the hotel about your requirements, as cribs come at a first-come, first-served basis. The hotel also features connecting rooms to expand your space during your time in Dublin. If you come with older children, you can benefit from the sleeper sofas that are available in many of the offered rooms.

  • What are my eating options at the Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre?

    The Great Room is where everyone can come together to enjoy delicious meals at the onsite restaurant. The included breakfast is served here, but in the afternoon and evening you can enjoy good snacks and meals here, too. A fully equipped bar can also be found in the Great Room for a chill after-sightseeing drink. The Great Room invites guests in daily from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm.

  • Does the Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre provide any kind of entertainment?

    With its onsite lounge that is located on the ground floor, guests can enjoy a fantastic evening out without ever leaving the hotel premises. The onsite hotel lounge offers you a wide selection of local and international beers, wines, ciders, and more. Open until 3:00 am every day, it is the perfect spot if you want a longer night out and to enjoy yourself during your vacation.

  • How are the Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre meeting rooms equipped?

    With a total of 580 sq ft of meeting space, you can hold intimate to medium-sized meetings at this hotel. The largest meeting room can seat up to 16 people, whereas the other two can accommodate up to 12 people. Two meeting staff members are onsite the premises to help you create the perfect space to conduct your meeting. Writing pads, pens, flip charts, markers, whiteboards, name cards, overhead projectors, and teleconferencing facilities are available in all of the meeting rooms for a smooth business get-together.

  • Does the Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre provide basic toiletries and towels?

    If you travel to Dublin with just a carry-on or on a weight-restricted airline, onsite toiletries can be beneficial - at this city hotel you will find small shampoos, shower gels, and soap for your convenience. Additionally, the hotel provides plenty of towels, so it is not necessary to take them with you to Dublin.

  • Where is Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre located?

    Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre is located at 28-32 O'Connell Street Upper in North Inner City, 0.5 miles from the center of Dublin. James Joyce Centre is the closest landmark to Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre.

  • Does Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre from the airport?

    Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre is 5.6 miles from Dublin. Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre is 71.5 miles from Holyhead Anglesey.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre in Dublin and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre.

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