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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, Select Comfort beds, minibar
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, Select Comfort beds, minibar

Guest reviews

4.3 out of 5 Excellent
1,000 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Business Services
Parking Available
Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationDublin Castle3 min walk
Popular LocationHa' Penny Bridge4 min walk
Popular LocationChrist Church Cathedral6 min walk
AirportDublin (DUB)32 min drive

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    Room amenities

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    • City view
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    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • City view
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    Room amenities

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    • City view
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  • Deluxe Double Room

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • City view
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About this area

Dublin

Located in Dublin's Temple Bar neighbourhood, The Clarence is in the city centre and near a train station. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre and 3Arena are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Guinness Storehouse and Dublin Port. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Croke Park or Aviva Stadium. With scuba diving, parasailing and windsurfing nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dublin Castle - 3 min walk
  • Ha' Penny Bridge - 4 min walk
  • Christ Church Cathedral - 6 min walk
  • Trinity College - 8 min walk
  • Grafton Street - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Jervis Station - 4 min walk
  • Dublin Tara Street Station - 14 min walk
  • AirportDublin (DUB) - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • Mykonos Taverna - 3 min walk
  • Montys Of Kathmandu - 3 min walk
  • Chez Max - 4 min walk
  • Peadar Kearney's - 4 min walk
  • Umi Falafel - 4 min walk

About this property

The Clarence

4-star Dublin hotel in Temple Bar, walk to Dublin Castle
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and valet parking are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 24-hour room service, concierge services and dry cleaning. All 50 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like fridges and coffee makers.
The Clarence offers 50 forms of accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and espresso makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and blackout curtains. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: EUR 20 per night
  • Covered valet parking: EUR 30 per night
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: EUR 15-99 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding
  • Select comfort bed

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM and anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Check-in starts at 2 PM. For late or early check-in, guests are required to contact the property in advance.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 22 October 2020 to 30 November 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between EUR 15 and EUR 99 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: EUR 20 per night
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 19 per night
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 20 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Up to 2 children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland) assigns an official star rating for accommodation in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

Property is also known as

Clarence Dublin
Clarence Hotel
Clarence Hotel Dublin
The Clarence Hotel Dublin
The Clarence Hotel
The Clarence Dublin
The Clarence Hotel Dublin

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Clarence and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Clarence offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Clarence cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The Clarence pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Clarence?
Self-parking is available for EUR 20 per night. Valet parking is available for EUR 30 per night.
What time is check-in at The Clarence?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to anytime.
What time is check-out at The Clarence?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for EUR 20 (subject to availability).
Where is The Clarence located?
Located in Temple Bar, this hotel is steps away from Dame Street and Olympia Theatre. Dublin Castle and Ha' Penny Bridge are also within 5 minutes. Jervis Station is only a 4-minute walk and Four Courts Station is 8 minutes.
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5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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Excellent centrally located hotel
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Staff was very accommodating. Food very good at Cleaver East. Would go back.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The room was wonderful and comfortable. Staff was very friendly and helpful with paying for a taxi that didn't take credit cards. The hotel is right on pub row so if you are a pub crawler, it is really convenient when it is time to crawl back to your hotel. With that being said, it is on pub row, so it can get loud. The hotel is also currently being remodeled. That didn't effect my stay but if you are sensitive to paint fumes, it maybe an issue.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Great location. Friendly and helpful staff. My only dislike was the shower. I was with my 74 year old mother and the tub/shower was extremely high and very narrow. Once you managed to climb in, you were showering with the shower curtain in your face
Stayed 6 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Good Hotel But...
This was a good hotel in a great location, but our visit was marred by the refurbishment works currently being undertaken. The staff were very helpful in the circumstances. Our room was excellent, having only just been refurbished to a high standard. There is every indication that once the works are finished later in the year that the hotel will be well worth staying at.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

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