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The Royal Marine Hotel
The Royal Marine Hotel

Marine Road, Dun Laoghaire

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,563 reviews)

Built in 1828 and in 4 acres of gardens overlooking Dublin Bay, 500 meters from Dun Laoghaire Pier and the Maritime Museum, …

£68
The Beacon
The Beacon

Beacon Court, Bracken Road, Dublin 18

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (417 reviews)

Located in Sandyford, this boutique hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Dundrum Town Centre, Museum of Childhood, and Marlay Park. …

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Hampton Hotel
Hampton Hotel
1.4 mi from South Dublin
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. …

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The Gibson Hotel
The Gibson Hotel
2.5 mi from South 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
The Westbury Hotel
The Westbury Hotel
2.8 mi from South Dublin
5.0 out of 5.0
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
The Fleet Street Hotel, Temple Bar
The Fleet Street Hotel, Temple Bar
3.1 mi from South Dublin
3.0 out of 5.0
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
Ashling Hotel Dublin
Ashling Hotel Dublin
3.8 mi from South Dublin
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 …

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The Plaza Hotel
The Plaza Hotel
4.1 mi from South Dublin
4.0 out of 5.0
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) …

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Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport
Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport
6.4 mi from South 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 …

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Maldron Hotel Dublin Airport
Maldron Hotel Dublin Airport
7.6 mi from South 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

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Pocket Guide: South Dublin

Visiting South Dublin

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in South Dublin, though all visitors are sure to appreciate the restaurants, sporting events, and bars. This welcoming city also attracts visitors with its shopping, football, and gardens. A top attraction is James Joyce Tower.
  • There are 20 South Dublin hotels
  • July is the most expensive month to travel here, while January tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Dublin (DUB), 12.9 mi (20.7 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around South Dublin

  • Popular cultural attractions include Dalkey Heritage Centre, National Maritime Museum of Ireland, and Bray Heritage Centre
  • Families come for attractions such as Club 92, National Sealife Centre, and Dublin Zoo
  • Notable for its temples and landmarks to visit including James Joyce Tower, St. Patrick's Cathedral, and Dublin Castle
  • The natural beauty of the gardens is picturesque, and places to visit include St. Stephen's Green, War Memorial Gardens, and National Botanic Gardens
  • Shopping is one of the top reasons to visit, so consider an excursion to Frascati Shopping Centre, Blackrock Shopping Centre, and Dundrum Town Centre
  • Football fans will find lots to cheer about while everyone can enjoy an event or game at Aviva Stadium, 3Arena, or Croke Park
South Dublin is adjacent to Dun Laoghaire. Top sights in the area include The Grand Canal Theatre and National Gallery of Ireland at Merrion Square.

Getting around South Dublin

With so many transportation options, seeing South Dublin is a breeze. Walk to a nearby metro station like Laughanstown Station, Cherrywood Station, or Bride's Glen Station. If you're looking to journey outside of the area, take a train from Dublin Killiney Station, Dublin Shankill Station, or Dublin Glenageary Station.

Staying in South Dublin

When looking for a holiday accommodation at an affordable price, consider that South Dublin has 20 hotels and other accommodation types to choose from. There are 15 hotels ranging from GBP 63 to GBP 149 per night. Consider one of these top-rated, larger hotels for your family trip or any other travel plans:
  • The Royal Marine Hotel, averaging GBP 129.77/night
  • Radisson Blu St. Helen's Hotel, averaging GBP 186.29/night
You might like one of these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay:
  • Brookville Guest House, averaging GBP 180.12/night
  • Lynden B&B, averaging GBP 75.66/night
A 3-star favourite with Expedia travellers is Brookville Guest House with a 4.7 out of 5 user rating while Lynden B&B and The Royal Marine Hotel are also highly rated by guests.

Dressing for South Dublin

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 11°C and the nighttime average to be 3°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 19°C during the day and 4°C at night
  • July through September averages 20°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • In October–December, the average temperature is 15°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • Average annual rainfall for South Dublin is 27 millimetres
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