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

Central is a 3-star traditional hotel providing a contemporary accommodation only minutes away from Dublin Castle, City Hall and Trinity College. Since 1887, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Dublin.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. Visit Dublin are within 5 minutes' walk away.

This hotel is placed in Saint Stephen's Green district, known for churches, the temple and the cathedral.

The hotel enjoys a great location within 10 minutes' drive from Dublin airport.

Rooms

The Central Hotel offers 70 rooms fitted with free Wi-Fi, multi-channel TV, an iron with ironing board, a private toilet and IDD telephone for a comfortable stay in Dublin. The rooms come with family bathrooms featuring a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 07:30 till 10:00. At the informal restaurant guests can enjoy local cuisine. Guests are invited to the More Restrained Library bar to unwind with a drink.

Services

Business facilities include a photocopier and a copier to suit the needs of business travelers.

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. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Exchequer Street Dublin 2 , Dublin, Ireland, 2

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City Center
  • Dublin
    300 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Rockarchive Gallery
    200 m
  • Gallery Zozimus
    800 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • The Rustic Stone (cuisine: European, Healthy)
    40 m
  • The Exchequer (cuisine: Irish)
    10 m
Parks
  • St. Stephen's Green
    640 m
  • St Stephen's Green (Faiche Stiabhna)
    640 m
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 or 1 Single bed
Size: 15 m²
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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.

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    Double Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or 1 Single bed
    Size: 15 m²
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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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      Size: 15 m²
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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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        Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
        Size: 15 m²
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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.

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          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.

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          Suite Room
          Size: 18 m²
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          This room is cozy, bright and comfortable with one Queen size bed and all contemporary amenities for your unrivaled staying.

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            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
              300 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Rockarchive Gallery
              200 m
            • Gallery Zozimus
              800 m
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • The Rustic Stone (cuisine: European, Healthy)
              40 m
            • The Exchequer (cuisine: Irish)
              10 m
            Parks
            • St. Stephen's Green
              640 m
            • St Stephen's Green (Faiche Stiabhna)
              640 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of rooms:
              70

            Hotel Awards

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • 1916 Rebellion Walking Tour - 100 m
            • Dublin Castle - 100 m
            • The International Bar - 100 m
            • Graphics Studio Gallery - 200 m
            • Olympia Theatre - 200 m

            Places of interest

            • Isolde's Tower - 100 m
            • Smithfield: Old Jameson Destillery und Chimney - 200 m
            • Famine Sculpture - 200 m
            • Molly Malone - 200 m
            • General Post Office - 200 m
            • Die Liffey - 200 m
            • African Mission Office - 200 m

            Train stations

            • Rockarchive Gallery - 100 m

            Sport related

            • Classic Yacht Ealu - 200 m

            Shopping areas

            • Powerscourt Townhouse Centre - 100 m

            Amusement

            • IFC Cinemas - 100 m
            • All Seasons Tree Care Ltd - 200 m
            • Coillte - Irish Forestry Board - 200 m
            • Busy Park - 200 m
            • Blessington Street Park - 200 m

            Historical sites

            • Temple Bar Area - 200 m

            Museums

            • Gallery of Photography - 200 m

            Universities, Institutes

            • Dublin Tourism Centre - 100 m

            Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

            • Dr Declan Murray - 200 m

            Theaters

            • City Hall Exhibition - 100 m
            • Temple Bar Music Centre The - 200 m

            Business areas

            • Powerscourt Townhouse Centre - 100 m

            Galleries

            • Rockarchive Gallery - 100 m

            Public parking

            • Visit Dublin - 100 m

            Local attractions

            • National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History - 1.8 km
              Benburb St., Dublin
            • Blessington Basin - 1.9 km
              Phibsborough, Dublin
            • St. Anne's Park, Dublin - 2.3 km
              James Larkin Road, Dublin
            • National Print Museum - 1.8 km
              Garrison Chapel, Beggar's Bush, Dublin
            • Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum - 2.1 km
              St Josephs Avenue, Dublin

            Near the hotel

            • Temple Bar - 160 m
              2 - 5 Wellington Quay, Dublin
            • Dublin Castle - 200 m
              Dame Street, Dublin
            • St. Teresa's Church - 210 m
              Clarendon St., Dublin
            • Chester Beatty Library - 290 m
              Clock Tower Building, Dublin
            • The Rare Auld Times - 160 m
              64 Dame Street, Dublin
            • Bank of Ireland - 210 m
              2 College Green, Dublin
            • National Photographic Archive - 220 m
              2 Kildare Street, Meeting House Sq., Dublin

            Restaurants nearby

            • The Rustic Stone - 40 m

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

              69% likes this, based on 770 reviews
              Cuisine: European, Healthy
              Price Range: GBP 29 - GBP 112

            • Fallon & Byrne - 50 m

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

              60% likes this, based on 421 reviews
              Cuisine: French, Contemporary, Irish
              Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 38

            • Odessa Club & Restaurant - 30 m

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

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

            • The Exchequer - 10 m

              Address: 3-5 Exchequer Street
              Phone: 01670 6787

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

            • Ukiyo Bar - 10 m

              Address: 7-9 Exchequer Street
              Phone: 0035316334071

              56% likes this, based on 86 reviews
              Cuisine: Asian, Japanese, Korean
              Price Range: GBP 11 - GBP 43

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

            Hotel Awards

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            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
              300 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Rockarchive Gallery
              200 m
            • Gallery Zozimus
              800 m
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • The Rustic Stone (cuisine: European, Healthy)
              40 m
            • The Exchequer (cuisine: Irish)
              10 m
            Parks
            • St. Stephen's Green
              640 m
            • St Stephen's Green (Faiche Stiabhna)
              640 m
            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