Frequently Asked Questions

What are the best modes of transport to and from The Clarence Hotel & Dublin Airport?

The Airlink 747 bus service outside of the arrivals hall, has a stop at Christchurch Cathedral which is 5 minutes walking from The Clarence. The journey costs €7 per person and takes approximately 40 minutes. See their website for the latest Airlink 747 timetable.

The Aircoach bus service, outside the arrivals hall, has a stop at O’Connell Street which is 10 minutes walking distance from The Clarence. The service runs 24/7, the journey costs €7 and takes around 35 minutes. See their website for the latest Aircoach timetable.

Taxi from just outside the terminal, which typically costs €30 to €40, depending on traffic. There is no need to book as there are always taxis available and the journey takes approximately 30 minutes.

Private transfer organized with our partner company, suitable from 1 to 52 people. More information available upon request.


What are the parking options at The Clarence Hotel Dublin?

The most convenient car park near The Clarence is the Jervis Street Car Park, which is located at 61-66 Jervis St, Dublin 1.

We offer valet parking at a rate of €30 overnight. If you would like to avail of this you can simply park at the front entrance of The Clarence Hotel and we will take care of parking your car. Whenever you require your car to be returned, please allow approximately 20-30 minutes for us to retrieve it from the car park.

If you decide to self-park the car in Jervis Street Car Park, we have an agreed rate of €19.00 for 24 hours parking. To avail of this rate you simply need to keep your copy of your bill from The Clarence and present it to the car park office when paying.


What is the best route to get from Dublin airport to The Clarence Hotel?

From Dublin Airport, continue onto Swords Rd/R132.

Continue on R132 for approx 3 km and then take the 3rd ramp exit at the roundabout onto the N1

Continue on N1 into city centre.

Plan your route with Google Maps directions.


Do you offer Private Chauffeur Driver services?

Yes, here is the list of transportation available:

Executive Saloon – Mercedes E Class (>3 Pax)
Luxury Saloon – Mercedes S Class  (>3 Pax)
Executive MPV – Mercedes Viano (>6 pax)
Sprinter Mini Bus (12pax)
Luxury Midi Coach (27 pax)
Executive Luxury Coach (52pax)


Standard Cancellation Policy:

The standard cancellation policy for all standard vehicles (Executive Saloon, Luxury Saloon and MPV) is 6 hours prior to local pick up time.
Late cancellation fees for a daily hire will be equal to the 3 hour minimum charge and transfers charged at the base transfer rate.
No-show fees will be equal to the hourly minimum or base transfer, as applicable for the confirmed vehicle, airport fee, tolls, parking, and other charges in the reservation.
For any No-show’s please be advised we will always try to contact the booker or passenger for authorization to dismiss the driver.  If no contact is made with an authorized person we will dismiss the driver after 1 hour only.


Terms & Conditions

Rates quoted are exclusive of car parking and tolls.


Do you have a gym?

We do not have an on-site gym but our reception team would be happy to recommend gyms close by that offer a day rate package.


Which plug sockets are used in Ireland?

The electrical supply in Ireland is 230v/50Hz. Plugs and sockets operate using three prongs and plug adapters are widely available.


What are the opening hours of the restaurant at The Clarence Hotel Dublin?

The Octagon Bar

Monday- Thursday: 12:00-11:30
Friday and Saturday: 12:00-02:30
Sunday: 12:30-11:30


For the latest opening hours of Cleaver East please see their website.