With its excellent shopping, lively nightlife and vibrant culture, Dublin makes a fantastic destination for an action-packed city break. Boasting a wide array of guesthouses, hotels and B&Bs, the city offers accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets. For visitors who really want to experience the Irish capital in style, Dublin is home to some of the most luxurious five star hotels in Ireland.
Where to Stay for a Cultural Break in Dublin
From internationally renowned theatres and concert halls to exciting contemporary companies and pop up events, Dublin is an incredibly exciting place for anyone interested in culture.
If you want to soak up a bit of authentic Irish culture during your stay in Dublin, the best place to base yourself is in the heart of the city. A good choice of five star hotels can be found in central Dublin, with most located on the southern side of the city.
Within easy reach of Dublin’s theatres, museums and galleries, these hotels are perfectly placed for holidaymakers looking to experience the very best of Irish culture.
Where to Stay for Shopping in Dublin
The most famous shopping area in Dublin is Grafton Street. Home to major high street names as well as designer shops and independent retailers, the road is the perfect destination for anyone looking to indulge in a little retail therapy. Located on the south side of the River Liffey, Grafton Street is within easy reach of many of Dublin’s five star hotels and guesthouses.
Visitors looking for independent shops and bespoke items should explore Exchange Street, the canal front by Portobello Harbour and the area around the Irish Film Institute.
The Best Hotels for Active Breaks in Dublin
After a fun-filled day on the beach, a few rounds of golf in the breathtaking Irish countryside or an exhilarating hike through the green hills and valleys that surround the Irish capital, there are few things better than returning to a luxurious five star hotel for a bit of pampering.
If you want to get out and about during your trip, the luxury hotels that are located close to the coast and near the city’s outskirts are the perfect choice. Offering easy access to the beaches, hills and protected areas around Dublin, these fantastic hotels will make the perfect base for an active Irish break.
If you don’t have time to get out and explore the local area during your stay, many of the five star hotels in the city centre boast swimming pools, gym facilities and health clubs, ensuring guests have everything that they need for a relaxing and invigorating stay in the Irish capital.
Boasting a wide range of amenities, sumptuous rooms and fantastic locations, Dublin’s five star hotels offer holidaymakers the perfect place to relax, unwind and rejuvenate after an exciting day spent exploring this unique Irish city.
Take a look at the great choice of hotels on Expedia now to start planning your luxury Irish break.