O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel
41-47 Fenian Street
Off Merrion Square
01 607 3700
French Dining, one Michelin star
Windsor Terrace, Portobello, Dublin 8
Awarded fine dining restaurant in 2009, 2010, 2011
Merrion Street Upper
12b Merrion Court, Dublin 2
Italian influenced European dishes
The Farm Restaurant
3 Dawson Street, Dublin 2
Irish owned family run restaurants
13 Dawson Street, Camden St. Baggot St. Dublin 2
Best Restaurant in Ireland Award 2009
133 Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Traditional French brasserie , serving homemade French dishes with a Parisian flair.
109a Lower Baggot Street
The Baggot Inn
143 Lower Baggot Street
One of the trendiest and most lively pubs in Dublin. Pull your own pint, vibrant cocktails and delicious bar food.
15 Merrion Row, Dublin 2
Dublin’s most talked about bar. Live music, comfortable room and great people.
St. Stephen’s Green Shopping Centre
100 outlets under 1 roof.
Trinity College Dublin
College Green, Dublin 2
National Museum of Ireland
Ireland’s premier cultural institution and home to the great collections of Irish material heritage, cultural, and natural history in the world.
National History- Merrion St. Dublin 2
Decorative Arts & History - Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, Dublin 7
Archaeology- Kildare St. Dublin
The Little Museum of Dublin
15 St. Stephens Green
Tells the story about Ireland’s capital city in the 20th century.
Old Jameson Distillery
Bow St, Dublin 7
Experience one of the top attractions in Dublin, as rated by Trip Advisor
2 Palace St, Dublin 2
In continuous occupation since its establishment in 1204 AD, Dublin Castle has played a prominent role in Ireland's history.
Irish Museum of Art
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Dublin 8
The Irish Museum of Modern Art is Ireland's leading national institution for the collection and presentation of modern and contemporary art.
Inchicore Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8
One of the largest unoccupied gaols in Europe, covering some of the most heroic and tragic events in Ireland's emergence as a modern nation from 1780s to the 1920s.
Christchurch Dublin 8
Christ Church Cathedral is the cathedral of the United Dioceses of Dublin and Glendalough and the cathedral of the Ecclesiastical province of the United Provinces of Dublin and Cashel in the Church of Ireland.
Dublin’s Writers Museum
Features a history and celebration of Irish literary life.
At the Writers Museum, Dublin’s literary celebrities from the past three hundred years are brought to life through their books, letters, portraits and personal items.
Chester Beatty Library
Dublin Castle, Dublin 2
Described by the Lonely Planet as not just the best museum in Ireland, but one of the best in Europe,
Dublin City Hall
Dame St, Dublin 2
City Hall is an outstanding example of the Georgian architecture for which Dublin is world-renowned.
Stephen’s Green North
Tour of Dublin on both wet and dry land.
Journey through Irish culture heritage, children’s zone of discover, scientific inventors.
The Armory, Foster Place, Temple Bar, Dublin 2
18 Parnell Square, Dublin 1
Explore Dublin’s immense literary heritage as Dublin is famous for writers and literatures.
Address: North Wall Quay Dublin 2
Address: Lansdowne Road
Address: Jones Road Dublin 3
Bord Gais Energy Theatre
Address: Grand Canal Square, Docklands, Dublin 2
How to get from
Location & Contact
Hotel near Merrion Square and Grand Canal in Dublin
O’Callaghan Alexander Hotel is located on the corner of Merrion Square; Grand Canal, Trinity College, the RDS, Dublins Convention Centre, Government Buildings, Aviva Stadium are all located within walking distance from the hotel. Ideally placed for business districts of the Financial services and many of Dublins main cultural and shopping areas. It is easily accessable from all modes of transport and is just 20 minutes from Dublin International Airport.
DUBLIN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
The hotel is located 15kms from Dublin International Airport or approximately 20 minutes by taxi travelling at off peak times.
Via Airlink (between 30 - 60 minutes):
The Airlink 757 is a new route from Dublin Bus which serves the south side of Dublin City, and goes as far as Camden (Charlotte Way and Harcourt Street), with stops at Grand Canal Dock, Pearse Street, Merrion Square, St. Stephen’s Green, Earlsfort Terrace and Adelaide road.
There is a stop beside the Davenport, Mont Clare, Alexander and Stephen’s Green Hotel.
Buses are every 20 minutes and tickets are €6 for a single or €10 return.
View timetable here.
Via Taxi: (20 – 45 minutes depending on time of day)
There is a taxi rank at the airport just outside the main door of Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. You can easily get a taxi from here at day or night and it will cost approximately €25.00/€30.00 depending on traffic.
Via Car: (20 – 45 minutes depending on time of day)
You can travel via the city centre or the toll bridge. At peak times we recommend going via the toll.
MAIN DUBLIN CITY TRAIN STATIONS
Via LUAS (up to 20 minutes):
From Heuston station the LUAS will bring you to Connolly station from where a DART service to Pearse Street station can be taken. Pearse Street station is a 2 minute walk from the Alexander Hotel. A taxi from Heuston Station to the hotel would take approx 10-20 minutes.
BUS SERVICES FROM THE HOTEL:
The Alexander Hotel is located in the city centre and there are a number of bus routes which pass the hotel, please contact reception for advice on which bus is most suitable for your journey.
DUN LAOGHAIRE FERRY TERMINAL
Via Car (up to 20 minutes):
The hotel is located approx 10km from Dun Laoghaire ferry terminal, approximately 17 minutes by car.
When you arrive in Dun Laoghaire, take DART rail service in the direction of the city centre to Pearse Street station which is closest to the hotel. When you reach the station entrance turn left on Westland Row and continue to the end of the street. Turn left and follow the road onto Fenian Street where The Alexander Hotel is on your Left, (this walk will take approximately 3 minutes).
DUBLIN FERRY TERMINAL
Via Car (up to 20 minutes):
Dublin Ferry Terminal is 7km from the hotel, approximately 15 minutes by car via the quays.
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