We are delighted to partner with the Tiger Dublin Fringe, which takes place in venues across Dublin from September 5th to 20th.   As Premium Hotel Partner, The Clarence is offering a 10% reduction on room only rates for the duration of the festival (bookings from September 5th to 20th inclusive) To book a room,… Read more »


Using instant communication like social media platforms to work with the weather and organise events with a difference, Happenings is a Dublin & Limerick based cultural events company that like to give Irish people an alternative option to the pub. Their mission is to bring people together in a public space through inspirational events at… Read more »


Merrion Square is a beautifully designed Georgian Square, located right in the centre of Georgian Dublin and an absolute must see if you are a visitor to Dublin. Smaller and slightly lesser known than the central St. Stephen’s Green Park, the picturesque Merrion Square is also home to a delicious lunchtime market every Thursday from… Read more »


The Winding Stair (named after the Yeats poem) is located on Lower Ormond Quay, just across the River Liffey from the Clarence Hotel and is one of the oldest surviving book shops in Dublin. The front of the shop holds new books, while the back houses an array of second hand ones. They stock an… Read more »


Temple Bar is packed with pubs to cater to all your musical needs. Bars like The Temple Bar and Oliver St John Gogarty’s serve up a helping of live traditional music most nights. The Palace, often sees a gathering of traditional musicians playing upstairs. Our advice? Stroll around, soak it up and stick your head… Read more »


Latest, Neighbourhood

Located beside the hotel on East Essex Street, Indigo & Cloth is one of our closest neighbours. The ground floor has a great selection of magazines, Irish and in-house products such as Caman & Co prints which make great gifts. The menswear collections on the first floor which include Norse Projects and Oliver Spencer are… Read more »