BEST WESTERN Dublin Skylon Hotel ★★★

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Check-in: Feb 22, 2016 Check-out: Feb 25, 2016
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Room types

Show Prices Standard Double
  • Size: 193 sqft
  • Occupancy: 2
Show Prices Standard Twin
  • Size: 193 sqft
  • Occupancy: 2
Show Prices Superior King
  • Size: 193 sqft
  • Occupancy: 2
Show Prices Family Double Single
  • Size: 322 sqft
  • Occupancy: 3


The Best Western Dublin Skylon Hotel is in the Dublin suburb of Drumcondra, close to Dublin's famous Croke Park Stadium, home of the national sport, Gaelic Football. The hotel is also close to the National Botanic Gardens and a short trip by bus to attractions such as Trinity College and Temple Bar in the city center. An in-house restaurant and bar provide a relaxing place for guests to dine and rub shoulders with the friendly locals. The hotel was refurbished in 2008 and offers spacious and elegant accommodations.



 Each of the hotel's 126 spacious and stylishly furnished rooms feature a TV with movie channels, tea and coffee station, clothes care facilities including trouser press, hair dryer, work desk and complimentary Internet access. Executive and twin rooms were added after a hotel refurbishment in 2008. For guests traveling with young children, cribs are available as well as wheelchair accessible rooms and facilities for the physically challenged.

Property features

The Dublin Skylon is located in the Dublin suburb of Drumcondra, between the city center and the airport. A quick bus or taxi ride takes guests to major attractions and shopping in the heart of Dublin only 3 miles away. The hotel's comfortable Rendezvous Room Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests and locals enjoy meals and a traditional pint of Guinness in a relaxing and friendly atmosphere at the Cosmopolitan Bar. The hotel also offers free Wi-Fi, parking (for a small fee) and complimentary newspapers.


  • Suburban Dublin location near airport and city center, short bus ride to attractions and shopping
  • Lively hotel restaurant and bar offer guests and locals dining and refreshments
  • Spacious and elegant guest rooms feature amenities such as free Wi-Fi and newspapers

Nearby attractions

  • Croke Park Stadium (1 mi/1.6 km)
  • National Botanic Garden (1.3 mi/2.1 km)
  • Dublin Writers Museum (1.4 mi/2.3 km)
  • James Joyce Center (1.5 mi/2.4 km)
  • Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art (1.6 mi/2.5 km)
  • Temple Bar (2.2 mi/3.5 km)
  • Trinity College (2.2 mi/3.6 km)


  • 6 meeting rooms can hold up to 100 guests
  • Complimentary Internet access
  • Audiovisual facilities can be provided
  • Fax machine and copier in hotel


  • Dublin bus service (.2 mi/.3 km)
  • Taxi service available


The Skylon Restaurant
Open every weekend, the Dublin Skylon Restaurant features creative menus with a focus on fresh local produce of the highest quality and is the perfect location when eating out in Drumcondra. Whether it is a romantic candlelit dinner, entertaining business associates or celebrating a special occasion the Dublin Skylon Hotel Restaurant is a delightful venue in which to relax and enjoy quality cuisine and service. Dinner served from 6.00pm-9.30pm with an Early Bird or a la carte menus available.For Restaurant Reservations please contact 01-8843900.
The Skylon Bar and Grill
The Skylon Bar & Grill is the heart of this hotel near Dublin City Centre and near Dublin Airport. Serving a delicious bar menu, head chef Michael and his team serve excellent food and good prices. The warm, cosy atmosphere of our split level bar creates the perfect atmosphere for a relaxing lunch with friends or the ideal venue for a business lunch. Delicious food is served all day from our extensive menu of gourmet meals, sandwiches made to order and delicious Tex-Mex snacks. The teams commitment is to create great food from locally sourced products delivered daily. Food is served every day from 12.00am to 9.30pm.
The Skylon Lobby
For an afternoon tea in Dublin like no other, our warm and spacious lobby with its beautiful arm chairs and cosy couches is a wonderful venue. Just a 5 minute drive from O'Connell Street escape the hustle and bustle and come in to enjoy our freshly baked scones, French pastries, traditional tea brack and elegant finger sandwiches all accompanied by a nice pot of freshly brewed leaf tea that makes up our traditional afternoon tea in Dublin. Curl up, get cosy in our spacious lobby or comfy bar with its open fire and let us look after you, with our traditional and delicious afternoon tea.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
For a conference or a meeting, exhibition or product launch or private party the Dublin Skylon hotel in Drumcondra is the ideal venue. Whether it's an Executive Board Meeting, a private meeting for 8 or a convention for 90 people, our meeting and event team at the Dublin Sklyon Hotel in Dublin will deliver a perfect event.

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  • Free Wi-Fi in Room
  • No smoking rooms/facilities


  • No smoking rooms/facilities
  • Concierge
  • Elevators


  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Room service


  • Laundry service
  • In-Room Safe
  • Conference facilities
  • Currency exchange


  • Free Wi-Fi in Room


  • Parking

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Nearby points of interest

River Tolka 0.3 mi
Croke Park 0.8 mi
Gallery 29 0.8 mi
Dublin City University 0.9 mi
Saint Francis Xavier Church 1 mi
Mountjoy Square 1.1 mi
Belvedere College 1.2 mi
Upper Gardiner Street 1.2 mi
Institute of International and European Affairs 1.3 mi
James Joyce Centre 1.3 mi
Dublin Writers' Museum 1.3 mi
Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane 1.4 mi
Royal Canal 1.4 mi
National Wax Museum 1.4 mi
Baile Phib 1.4 mi
Gate Theatre 1.4 mi
Findlater's Church 1.4 mi
Parnell Square 1.4 mi
Connolly station 1.4 mi
Parnell Park 1.5 mi
An Port Thoir 1.5 mi
Henrietta Street 1.5 mi
Kings Inns 1.6 mi
Anna Livia monument 1.6 mi
James Joyce Statue 1.6 mi
Spire of Dublin 1.6 mi
Moore Street 1.6 mi
Grangegorman 1.6 mi
Daniel O'Connell Statue 1.6 mi
An Post Museum 1.6 mi
Arnotts 1.6 mi
The Custom House 1.7 mi
St Michan's Church 1.7 mi
Abbey Theatre 1.7 mi
University of Dublin 1.7 mi
Talbot Memorial Bridge 1.7 mi
Butt Bridge 1.7 mi
Jeanie Johnston 1.7 mi
O'Connell Bridge 1.7 mi
River Liffey 1.8 mi
Convention Centre Dublin 1.8 mi
The City Arts Centre 1.8 mi
National Leprechaun Museum 1.8 mi
Spencer Dock 1.8 mi
The Icon Factory 1.8 mi

Hotel Policies

  • Check-in: 2:30 PM
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Feb 22, 2016 Check-out: Feb 25, 2016