Dublin hotel deals
Dublin hotel deals have always been among the most popular online searches for tourists, business travelers and visitors from all over Ireland. During the Celtic Tiger years, Dublin hotel prices were generally high and very cheap deals were invariably hard to find. However, in the midst of the current recession, competition among hotels is fierce and consequently Dublin hotel deals are much easier to find, especially if you know where and how to look.
When searching for Dublin hotel deals, it is therefore advisable to use a Google map of Dublin and ensure that you have immediate access to a comprehensive selection of hotels with addresses, descriptions, photos and details of the services they offer.
Consider the proximity of each hotel to popular Dublin tourist attractions such as: Grafton Street, St Stephens Green, Trinity College, GPO (O’Connell Street), Dublin Castle, Guinness Storehouse, Ha’penny Bridge (River Liffey), Leinster House (Oireachtas/Irish Parliament), Famine Statues (Custom House Quay), Christ Church Cathedral, Four Courts, Phoenix Park, Temple Bar, National Gallery, National Museum of Ireland and National Library of Ireland.
Travel writers the world over invariably advise their readers to visit one or more of the following famous Dublin pubs (though not necessarily in a single day): The Brazen Head, Davy Byrne’s, Doheny & Nesbitts, McDaid’s, The Baggot Inn, The Palace Bar, O’Donoghue’s, O’Neill’s and Brogan’s. Fortunately, these establishments are conveniently located in the vicinity of the city center.
Dublin city center hotels are within walking distance of the most popular shopping areas, such as Grafton Street and Henry Street; and the Abbey and Gaiety theatres.
Dublin’s local transport infrastructure (taxis, buses, trams and trains) caters admirably for people wanting to travel around the city or travel further afield to Dublin’s seaside resorts such as Malahide, Howth, Sandymount, Blackrock, Dun Laoghaire. , Sandycove, Dalkey, Killiney and Bray.
The Dublin Luas (tram or light rail) has two lines: the red line runs from Tallaght to Connollystation; the blue line runs from Sandyford to St Stephens Green. The Dart, Dublin’s suburban rail system, runs from Malahide to Greystones.