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Best Western Plus Academy Plaza Hotel
Best Western Plus Academy Plaza Hotel

10-14 Findlater Place, Dublin 1

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (4,369 reviews)

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

£93
The Fitzwilliam Hotel
The Fitzwilliam Hotel

2 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2

5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (1,127 reviews)

In the heart of the city, this cosmopolitan hotel overlooks St Stephen's Green's elegant gardens, within easy walking distanc …

£212
Stauntons on the Green
Stauntons on the Green

83 St Stephens Green South, Dublin 2

3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (1,140 reviews)

Located in City Centre Dublin, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of St. Stephen's Green, Gaiety Theatre, and National …

£110
Conrad Dublin
Conrad Dublin

Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2

5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (821 reviews)

This 5-star luxury hotel is situated in the heart of Dublin, overlooking the National Concert Hall. The picturesque gardens o …

£172
The Gresham Hotel
The Gresham Hotel

23 Upper O Connell Street, Dublin 2

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (1,806 reviews)

Located in City Centre Dublin, this romantic hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Rotunda Hospital, Garden of Remembrance, an …

£141
The Westin Dublin
The Westin Dublin

35 - 39 Westmoreland Street, Dublin 2

5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (917 reviews)

Overlooking Trinity College, this historic building is adjacent to Grafton Street shops and a 10-minute walk from St Stephen' …

£239
Ariel House
Ariel House

50 - 54 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 4

4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (564 reviews)

Located in Ballsbridge, this romantic guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of National Print Museum, Aviva Stadium, and The Grand …

£105
Drury Court Hotel
Drury Court Hotel

28-30 Lower Stephen Street, Dublin 2

3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (732 reviews)

This family-friendly Dublin hotel is located in a shopping district, within a 5-minute walk of Gaiety Theatre and Dublin …

£127
O'Callaghan Stephens Green
O'Callaghan Stephens Green

1-5 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (858 reviews)

Hotel comprising restored Georgian townhouses and a glass atrium, overlooking Stephen's Green and 100 metres from Grafton …

£144
The Morgan
The Morgan

10 Fleet Street Temple Bar, Dublin

4.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (1,164 reviews)

This contemporary boutique hotel, renovated and extended in 2005, is located in the city center, in Dublin's Temple Bar area, …

£144
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Pocket Guide: Dublin 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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