Visitors from the UK

If you are looking for the perfect hotel to experience the most authentic Irish break in Dublin City during your trip in Ireland, then choose The Clarence. Our 4 star hotel is one of Dublin City’s most famous hotels, rich in Dublin culture and history while also offering an incredible location in Temple Bar and within walking distance of some of Dublin City’s top landmarks. 

Famous for its connection to Bono and U2, The Clarence is Ireland’s original rock and roll hotel in Dublin City. The Clarence has recently experienced a complete refurbishment, so our guests can experience true luxury in some of the most spacious hotel rooms you will find in Dublin City Centre.

As well as this, we offer one of Dublin City’s most incredible penthouse suites, which offers two rooms, panoramic views over the River Liffey, a private bar, balcony complete with hot tub, and even a grand piano. With 24 hour room service, lots of in-room treats and a guaranteed warm Irish welcome, The Clarence is the place to stay in Dublin City Centre.


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The Best of Dublin on our Doorstep

There is so much to see and do within easy reach of The Clarence, such as exploring Temple Bar’s vibrant and friendly atmosphere, while also taking in Dublin’s best bars and restaurants. You can also experience a world class gig or show at the nearby Olympia Theatre, or visit the Guinness Storehouse where you can see where Ireland’s famous stout is created while taking in an incredible 360 view of Dublin City. 

Thanks to our incredible location in Dublin City Centre, we are also within walking distance or a quick Luas trip from top attractions such as Dublin Zoo and Phoenix Park, shopping districts such as Grafton Street and Jervis Street, and event venues such as 3Arena and Bord Gais Theatre

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Getting To The Clarence from Dublin Airport

Dublin Airport offers many flights from major cities in the UK and it is so easy to get to The Clarence Hotel from Dublin Airport with several options to choose from.


Airlink 757 by Dublin Bus serves the with stops at Grand Canal Dock, Pearse Street, Merrion Square and St. Stephen’s Green. All of which are within five to ten minutes walking distance to The Clarence. Buses run every 20 minutes and with tickets at €6 for a single or €10 return. 

Aircoach is a private bus service that services Dublin Airport. Route 700 runs from Dublin Airport to Dublin City Centre.


Or travel by taxi by hailing one from just outside the airport terminal. It costs roughly €25, and for the return journey please just enquire at reception, we would be happy to book you a taxi.