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Ashling Hotel Dublin
Ashling Hotel Dublin

Parkgate Street, Dublin 8

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (2,577 reviews)

Ashling Hotel Dublin is on the stately north bank of the River Liffey, a 5-minute walk from Heuston Station, and a 5-minute …

£92
The Westbury Hotel
The Westbury Hotel

Grafton Street, Dublin 2

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4.7 out of 5 (1,225 reviews)

Luxury 5 Star Hotel in Dublin city centre, located beside the main shopping district Grafton Street, and walking distance t …

£184
Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport
Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport

Stockhole Lane, Dublin

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (5,710 reviews)

Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport places guests a 7-minute drive or shuttle ride from the terminals. It's a 20 minute cab journe …

£63
Maldron Hotel Dublin Airport
Maldron Hotel Dublin Airport

Dublin Airport, Dublin

4.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (1,648 reviews)

Just off the M1, this hotel is 0.3 miles (0.5 km) from Dublin Airport and 3 miles (5 km)from Malahide Castle. Central Dubli …

£79
The Fleet Street Hotel, Temple Bar
The Fleet Street Hotel, Temple Bar

19-20 Fleet Street, Dublin

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3.9 out of 5 (913 reviews)

Located among the picturesque cobbled streets of Dublin's Temple Bar, the hotel's exterior exudes old-world charm, 100 metres …

£68
The Plaza Hotel
The Plaza Hotel

Belgard Road, Dublin 24

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3.5 out of 5 (453 reviews)

This family-friendly Dublin hotel is located near the airport, 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Tallaght Stadium, and within 6 mi (10 km) …

£51
Academy Plaza Hotel
Academy Plaza Hotel

10-14 Findlater Place, Dublin 1

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4.2 out of 5 (4,696 reviews)

Located in the center of historic Dublin, just off O'Connell Street, this modern seven-story hotel is a short walk from the …

£67
The Morgan
The Morgan

10 Fleet Street Temple Bar, Dublin

4.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (1,295 reviews)

This contemporary boutique hotel is located in the city center, in Dublin's Temple Bar area, next to Trinity College.

£100
The Gibson Hotel
The Gibson Hotel

Point Square, Dublin

4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (1,352 reviews)

Located across from Dublin’s 3Arena, the Gibson hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection® Member, is a 10-minute walk from Conventio …

£85
Hampton Hotel
Hampton Hotel

19 - 29 Morehampton Road, Dublin 4

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (420 reviews)

Combining modern style with traditional Irish hospitality, this hotel is about a 20-minute walk from Trinity College, St. …

£81
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Pocket Guide: Rathmines Cathal Brugha Barracks Hotels

Though Dublin is a modern, vibrant and innovative city, holidaymakers should understand its history if they want to appreciate the contemporary city it is today. One of the best places to learn about Dublin’s past is at the Cathal Brugha Barracks. Close to some of the city’s outstanding hotels, the barracks will make a fascinating stop on your trip to the city.

Cathal Brugha Barracks

Located in the south of Dublin, in the Rathmines area of the city, the Cathal Brugha Barracks is an important part of Dublin’s past and a prominent landmark. Built between 1810 and 1815, the barracks was originally named Portobello Barracks in honour of the Panamanian harbour where Sir Francis Drake was buried at sea. Designed to house cavalry regiments in the city, the barracks were extended in 1842 and 1868.

During the 1916 Easter Rising and the Irish War of Independence, English soldiers were stationed at the barracks. However, it was taken by Irish troops in 1922 when it was renamed after one of the leaders of the uprising.

Hotels Near Cathal Brugha Barracks

The hotels in the local area are perfect for visitors who want to find out more about the Barracks’ history and the role they played in the development of Dublin.

Ranging from affordable two and three star establishments to luxury hotels housed in historic buildings, the hotels close to Cathal Brugha Barracks cater to a variety of tastes and budgets.

As the Cathal Brugha Barracks are less than a mile from Dublin city centre, the hotels nearby offer quick and easy access to the many attractions and sights found in the Irish capital.

Where to Stay for Historic Breaks in Dublin

As well as the Cathal Brugha Barracks, the city boasts a large number of other historic buildings and famous sights. If you want to learn all about Ireland’s past during your trip, the hotels close to the barracks offer a convenient base from which to explore Dublin.

Walking from the Cathal Brugha Barracks towards the city centre, you’ll find St. Stephen’s Green, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin Castle and Trinity College, all of which offer fascinating insights into Dublin’s past.

If you’re still keen to explore more historic attractions head to Kilmainham Gaol, a former prison transformed into a museum, the ruined Castleknock Castle or the charming Casino at Marino.

As the hotels close to the Cathal Brugha Barracks are well connected to the rest of the city by public transport, holidaymakers staying in the area should find it easy to explore Dublin during their stay.

Enjoy Cathal Brugha Barracks

<p.A fantastic opportunity to explore Dublin’s history and gain a deeper understanding of the Irish capital, the Cathal Brugha Barracks and visitor centre will make fascinating stop on your tour of the city.

Take a look at Expedia today to explore the hotels close to the barracks and to find the perfect room for your trip to Dublin.

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