The Central Hotel - Dublin

Exchequer Street Dublin 2 , Dublin, Ireland, 2  show map
 3 stars
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The Central Hotel - Dublin

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting/Banquet facilities

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Editorial review:

This luxurious hotel has a rich and elegant period décor dominated by Edwardian velvet and gracious Irish fabrics. The sleeping rooms are smaller than your standard modern hotel but that doesn’t seem to bother most of the guests. The Library Bar has the same elegant yet relaxed feel and if you have the time, you can relax in one of their really comfortable armchairs and enjoy the warmth from the great fireplace.

Verified Reviews:

  • Short stroll from grafton st - Rooms nice - No views - Excellent service
  • Block from trinity college - Charming lounge - Clean rooms - Comfortable beds
  • Huge bathroom - Good price - No parking - Highly recommend
  • Right next to temple bar - Good breakfast - Late night music - Wifi on site
  • Central hotel - Staff was very helpful - Library bar is quite crowded - Very noisy

Overview

The Central Hotel is situated in the heart of Dublin near City Hall, Grafton Street and Dublin Castle. Opened in 1887, the designer hotel attracts visitors with its Georgian architecture.

The property is 200 meters away from Visit Dublin. The Central Hotel is within about 10 minutes' walk of the center of Dublin.

Quick access to restaurants, bars and pubs is provided.

The nearest tram stop is within a 5-minute walk of the venue. The property is located within a 10 km distance of Dublin airport.

Rooms

The rooms in The Central Hotel come with free Wi-Fi, multi-channel TV, an iron with ironing board, a private toilet and IDD telephone. They provide bathrooms with a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 07:30 till 10:00. The hotel features an informal restaurant serving Irish cuisine. Guests can quench their thirst at More Restrained Library bar with a favorite drink. The Rustic Stone and Odessa Club & Restaurant are situated in a shopping area, about 50 meters from the venue.

Services

The hotel offers a baggage storage, a safe deposit box and an elevator and such services as 24-hour reception, laundry and ironing service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   70.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Car rental
  • Laundry

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Exchequer Street Dublin 2 , Dublin, Ireland, 2

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City Center
  • Dublin
    1000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Rockarchive Gallery
    700 ft
  • Gallery Zozimus
    2700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • The Rustic Stone (cuisine: European, Healthy)
    200 ft
  • The Exchequer (cuisine: Irish)
    100 ft
Parks
  • St. Stephen's Green
    2100 ft
  • St Stephen's Green
    2100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    70

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Rooms and availability

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Single Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 165 sq. feet
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The room is modern and consists of one Single bed, remote controlled cable television, bathroom amenities and Wi-Fi is available.

Room facilities
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    Double Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
    Size: 165 sq. feet
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    The room is modern and consists of one Double bed, remote controlled cable television, bathroom amenities and Wi-Fi is available.

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      Twin Room
      Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
      Size: 165 sq. feet
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      The room is modern and consists of two Single beds, remote controlled cable television, bathroom amenities and Wi-Fi is available.

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        Bright room consists of one Double and one Single beds or three Single beds, remote controlled cable television, bathroom amenities and Wi-Fi is available.

        Family Room
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        The room is modern and comfortable consists of one Double and two single beds or four single beds, remote controlled cable television, bathroom amenities and Wi-Fi is available.

        Suite Room
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        This room is cozy, bright and comfortable with one Queen size bed and all contemporary amenities for your unrivaled staying.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel The Central Hotel - Dublin Dublin location
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        Hotel Address:

        Exchequer Street Dublin 2 , Dublin, Ireland, 2

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Dublin
          1000 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Rockarchive Gallery
          700 ft
        • Gallery Zozimus
          2700 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • The Rustic Stone (cuisine: European, Healthy)
          200 ft
        • The Exchequer (cuisine: Irish)
          100 ft
        Parks
        • St. Stephen's Green
          2100 ft
        • St Stephen's Green
          2100 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          70

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDublinThe Central Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in Ireland

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        The Central Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • 1916 Rebellion Walking Tour - 400 ft
        • Dublin Castle - 400 ft
        • The International Bar - 400 ft
        • Graphics Studio Gallery - 700 ft
        • Olympia Theatre - 700 ft

        Places of interest

        • Isolde's Tower - 400 ft
        • Smithfield: Old Jameson Destillery und Chimney - 700 ft
        • Famine Sculpture - 700 ft
        • Molly Malone - 700 ft
        • General Post Office - 700 ft
        • Die Liffey - 700 ft
        • African Mission Office - 700 ft

        Train stations

        • Rockarchive Gallery - 400 ft

        Sport related

        • Classic Yacht Ealu - 700 ft

        Shopping areas

        • Powerscourt Townhouse Centre - 400 ft

        Amusement

        • IFC Cinemas - 400 ft
        • All Seasons Tree Care Ltd - 700 ft
        • Coillte - Irish Forestry Board - 700 ft
        • Busy Park - 700 ft
        • Blessington Street Park - 700 ft

        Historical sites

        • Temple Bar Area - 700 ft

        Museums

        • Gallery of Photography - 700 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • Dublin Tourism Centre - 400 ft

        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

        • Dr Declan Murray - 700 ft

        Theaters

        • City Hall Exhibition - 400 ft
        • Temple Bar Music Centre The - 700 ft

        Business areas

        • Powerscourt Townhouse Centre - 400 ft

        Galleries

        • Rockarchive Gallery - 400 ft

        Public parking

        • Visit Dublin - 400 ft

        Local attractions

        • National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History - 1.1 mi
          Benburb St., Dublin
        • Blessington Basin - 1.2 mi
          Phibsborough, Dublin
        • St. Anne's Park, Dublin - 1.5 mi
          James Larkin Road, Dublin
        • National Print Museum - 1.1 mi
          Garrison Chapel, Beggar's Bush, Dublin
        • Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum - 1.3 mi
          St Josephs Avenue, Dublin

        Near the hotel

        • Temple Bar - 600 ft
          2 - 5 Wellington Quay, Dublin
        • Dublin Castle - 700 ft
          Dame Street, Dublin
        • St. Teresa's Church - 700 ft
          Clarendon St., Dublin
        • Chester Beatty Library - 1000 ft
          Clock Tower Building, Dublin
        • The Rare Auld Times - 600 ft
          64 Dame Street, Dublin
        • Bank of Ireland - 700 ft
          2 College Green, Dublin
        • National Photographic Archive - 800 ft
          2 Kildare Street, Meeting House Sq., Dublin

        Restaurants nearby

        • The Rustic Stone - 200 ft

          Address: 17 South Great Georges Street
          Phone: 01-7079596

          69% likes this, based on 770 reviews
          Cuisine: European, Healthy
          Price Range: USD 37 - USD 141

        • Fallon & Byrne - 200 ft

          Address: 11-17 Exchequer Street
          Phone: +353(0)14721000

          60% likes this, based on 421 reviews
          Cuisine: French, Contemporary, Irish
          Price Range: USD 9 - USD 48

        • Odessa Club & Restaurant - 100 ft

          Address: 13/14 Dame Court
          Phone: 1-670 7634

          71% likes this, based on 227 reviews
          Cuisine: Irish

        • The Exchequer - 100 ft

          Address: 3-5 Exchequer Street
          Phone: 01670 6787

          72% likes this, based on 163 reviews
          Cuisine: Irish

        • Ukiyo Bar - 100 ft

          Address: 7-9 Exchequer Street
          Phone: 0035316334071

          56% likes this, based on 86 reviews
          Cuisine: Asian, Japanese, Korean
          Price Range: USD 14 - USD 54

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          70

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDublinThe Central Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in Ireland

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        The Central Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Central Hotel

        Average guest rating

        7.6out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 856 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          5.0

          The location.

          This hotel did not in anyway live up to the review it received on bookings.com.

        • Couple
          8.2

          the location was excellent for the city and the staff were polite and helpful, everything was as described, just wish we didnt have to arrive a day late due to the flights.

        • Single
          5.0

          Too noisy and shower not very hot and slow

        • Family with children
          7.0

          Very central location, reasonable price

          Hotel decoration a bit tired, however there was redecoration in progress, presumably standard will be better when this is finished.

        • Couple
          9.2

          Good location near all activities in city center; including night life.

        • Single
          8.8

          Very nice staff and nice room. Good value the most important thing.

          The breakfasr was terrible. No yogurt, it was either a full irish or nothing it seemed.

        • Single
          8.2

          Central location and friendly staff. Great value for money.

          I was in room 304. There was no hot water on saturday night. There was only luke warm water on Sunday morning.

        • Single
          6.6

          Central Location

          No real attention to my dietary request

        • Couple
          5.8

          Room was tiny, room was on 3rd floor landing on this floor the walls were damp, paint peeking from walls. Fan could be heard from room view was of drains and fan.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          room very comfortable, breakfast good, bar satisfactory, location excellent for city centre and places of interest.

        • Group of friends
          7.0

          I thought the staff were helpful and the hotel was very central.

          Hotel been under refurbishment and not informed, no toilet paper in the bathroom, no wake up call which was booked, been kept awake for two nights due to the fire door outside our room slamming shut, this was very frustrating. Booked two rooms together but were on separate floors when asked for them to be together and told this was ok..

        • Couple
          8.2

          it was in a great location, the room was lovely and we got a free upgrade which was nice!

          there was a lot of noise from the busy street outside, but being a city centre hotel, that was to be expected!

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          Reception staff were very helpful, library bar is great with lots of atmosphere and room was clean and adequate.

          The room key card refused to work on a daily basis.

        • Single
          9.2

          My room was very clean and modern with very good sound proofing on the window. You need that in the area where the hotel is located as it's a popular area for going out at night. The hotel bar is very good.

          Aside from my room, which was very clean and modern, the rest of the hotel is shabby in a not-charming way: bits missing off the elevator, corridor carpets that don't fit.

        • Couple
          7.8

          Great location in the city center, walking distance to everywhere, and located in a very nice area. Hotel was quiet enough so we were able to get a good nights sleep. Check out wasnt until 12pm, which took pressure off us getting up too early.

          The decor of the hallways upstairs wasnt great, and needs a good paint job. Saying that, the room itself was perfect.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel The Central Hotel - Dublin Dublin location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Exchequer Street Dublin 2 , Dublin, Ireland, 2

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Dublin
          1000 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Rockarchive Gallery
          700 ft
        • Gallery Zozimus
          2700 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • The Rustic Stone (cuisine: European, Healthy)
          200 ft
        • The Exchequer (cuisine: Irish)
          100 ft
        Parks
        • St. Stephen's Green
          2100 ft
        • St Stephen's Green
          2100 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          70

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDublinThe Central Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in Ireland

        Use Badge