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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express® located in the heart of Dublin City Centre on O'Connell Street.
The Holiday Inn Express® is a modern, stylish and welcoming hotel offering competitive rates and is the obvious choice for business and leisure guests. With 198 bedrooms and 3 air-conditioned meeting rooms, the hotel provides complimentary breakfast for all guests, along with free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.
The Holiday Inn Express® is just 20 minutes' drive from Dublin Airport – take any Aircoach, Airlink or 747 bus to our central location on O’Connell Street.
The Luas Tram stops right across from the hotel and provides the ideal way to explore the capital city and surrounding areas.
Whether it’s a Dublin business trip, a Dublin family break, a girl’s weekend, a sporting events or concerts in Dublin, the Holiday Inn Express® Dublin City Centre is the perfect base, offering easy access to The 3 Arena, Convention Centre Dublin, Croke Park, the Aviva Stadium and the buzzing nightlife of Temple Bar.
The Holiday Inn Express® Dublin City Centre enjoys a fantastic location close to the city’s best shopping, a three-minute walk to Henry Street, or a short walk to Grafton Street, Dublin city centre’s other principal shopping street.
For lovers of culture and the arts The Hugh Lane Gallery and The Gate Theatre are a two-minute walk away.
- Black-out Shades
- Pillow Menu
- Crib Available
- Iron/Ironing Board
- In-room Safe
- Separate Hanging Closet
- In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
- Extra Bedding Available
- Sofa Bed/Sleeper Couch
- Private Bathroom
- Bathroom Amenities Available
- Hair Dryer
- Separate/Walk-in Shower
- Flat-screen TV
- Work Desk with Lamp
- Desk-level Electrical Outlet
- Direct-dial Phone
- Phone with Voicemail
- Electrical Adapters Available
- Windows Open by Guest
- Connecting Rooms Available
- Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
- Breakfast Buffet Included
- Cocktail Lounge
- Champagne Bar
The Great Room encompasses an open plan Restaurant and Lounge area in one impressive expanse. The Great Room in our Dublin City Centre hotel stretches from the front to the back of the hotel, in a modern relaxed space that also includes our licensed bar. Whether you are a guest at our hotel or simply looking for an afternoon snack, evening meal or a drink after work, the restaurant and bar in our Great Room offers a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.
Location: Ground Floor Lobby Lounge
Serves: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
Hours of Operation: : 7:00 am-10:00 pm
Hotel Bars & Lounges
Join us in relaxed surroundings of our licenced bar and café located on the ground floor, offering a choice of local and International Draught and bottled beers, lagers and ciders. Choose from a wide selection of wines, spirits and soft drinks served throughout the day and evening.
Location: Ground floor
Hours of Operation: 12:00 am - 11:00 pm
- 3 Meeting Room(s) Available
- Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
- Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
- Internet Browser on TV
Housekeeping & Laundry
- Daily Housekeeping
28-32 O'Connell Street Upper Dublin 1
Dublin, D01 T2X2
Check In: 2:00 pm
Check Out: 11:00 am
Check-in Age: 18
Parking + -
- Daily Self-Parking Fee: 19 EUR
- Parking for our guests is located 1 minute walk from the hotel. Our visitors will receive a discounted rate of €19.00 for 24 hours on parking at Q-Park Clerys when customers validate their ticket at Hotel reception before returning to the car park.
Shuttle + -
Accessibility + -
- Public Entrance
- Guest Rooms
Accessible Hotel Areas
- Ramp Access
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
Provided by Hotel
Pet Policy + -
- Guide Dogs Allowed
- We welcome guide dogs only and request that you contact the hotel prior to arrival.
Facility + -
- Smoke-Free Facility
- Number of Floors: 8
- Total Number of Rooms: 198
- Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 198
- Number of Accessible Rooms: 10
- Connecting Rooms Available
Credit Cards + -
- American Express
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Frontline Support Winter Break
Enjoy 15% off food menu in hotel
Enjoy a welcome drink at the bar*
FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre?
At Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre, self-parking is available for a daily rate of 19 EUR.
Can I cancel my booking at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre for a full refund?
Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.
Does Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre have a pool?
No, Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre does not have a pool.
When is breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre?
Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre is available from 7:00 am to 10:00 am.
What are the check-in and check-out times for Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre?
Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre is from 2:00 pm, and check-out time is 11:00 am. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.
Does Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, the Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre offers free WiFi!
Does Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre have a restaurant on site?
Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre has 1 restaurant. Great Room All Day Dining Cafe and Bar.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre?
Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.
How many rooms does the Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre have?
The Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre has 198 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.
Can I bring my pet to Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre?
No, pets are not allowed at Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre.