North Star Hotel ★★★★

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Rate and special offer based on
Check-in: Feb 28, 2016 Check-out: Mar 2, 2016
4 /5
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Room types

Show Prices Classic Triple
  • Size: 226 sqft
  • Occupancy: 3
Show Prices Premier Room
  • Size: 333 sqft
  • Occupancy: 2
Show Prices Classic Room
  • Size: 258 sqft
  • Occupancy: 2
Show Prices Family Room
  • Size: 269 sqft
  • Occupancy: 4


North of the River Liffey stands the beautiful Georgian building housing the North Star Hotel with a particularly cool pedigree. Ireland's literary master, James Joyce, mentioned this landmark in his novel Ulysses. The hotel has been extended to accommodate 161 rooms, an award-winning restaurant, two bars, including a heated beer garden and the new exclusive Premier Club Lounge. Guests can walk to the James Joyce Center or head over the river to Temple Bar and Grafton Street for shopping and entertainment. The North Star Hotel & Premier Club Suites has just recently completed a 25.5 million refurbishment.


The North Star's 161 rooms cater to every kind of traveler. Standard rooms are housed in the original Georgian building, while the hotel's modern addition holds executive and premier rooms and suites. Tastefully decorated, standard and executive rooms come with the usual amenities such as TV, tea and coffee station and trouser press. Additionally, premier rooms and suites include such luxuries as pillow-top beds, goose down bedding, Egyptian cotton sheets, fridge and rainforest shower. Many have a private balcony that offers stunning views of Dublin's skyline. Access to the exclusive 7th floor Premier Club Lounge is available to guests in premier rooms. Wi-Fi access is available in all rooms (fees apply).

Property features

The North Star Hotel offers guests an escape from Dublin's busy city center. Enjoy the hotel's award-winning restaurant, McGettigans, or two bars, including the heated beer garden where guests can unwind from a day of meetings or sightseeing with a traditional Irish libation. The hotel features a gym and sauna for all guests. Premier rooms afford access to the relaxing new Premier Club Lounge with stunning views of the city. Wi-Fi access and parking facilities are available (fees apply)


  • Stunning 19th century building immortalized in James Joyce's literary masterpiece Ulysses
  • Award-winning McGettigans Restaurant and McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar with heated beer garden
  • Premier rooms enjoy use of exclusive 7th floor club lounge with skyline views

Nearby attractions

  • The James Joyce Centre (0.6 mi/1 km)
  • Spire of Dublin (0.7 mi/1.1 km)
  • Garden of Remembrance (0.8 mi/1.3 km)
  • Trinity College (0.8 mi/1.3 km)
  • Temple Bar (0.9 mi/1.4 km)
  • Croke Park Stadium (0.6 mi/1.0 km)
  • Dublin Convention Centre (0.5 mi/.1 km)
  • Bord Gais Energy Theatre (0.6 mi/1.1 km)
  • The Aviva Stadium (1.4 mi/2.3 km)


  • 4 conference and meeting rooms with capacity of 140 guests
  • Complete range of audiovisual facilities available
  • Broadband Internet access
  • Banquet facilities


  • Hotel car park (fee applies)
  • Luas and DART station (across the street)
  • Dublin bus service 41 and 41B nearby
  • Taxi service available
  • Airport shuttle bus (fee applies)
  • O2 Arena Shuttle bus (fee applies)


McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar
The North Star Hotel Dublin has a tradition for personal service, excellent cuisine and comfort. The Award Winning McGettigans Restaurant offers a fine display of cuisine to please even the most discerning palate. The Restaurant offers the best of both international and traditional Irish delights, while friendly and welcoming staff will always be available to ensure your evening is one you wont forget for a while. McGettigan's Dublin newest cookhouse eatery & bar offers the best in fine Irish cuisine. At the McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar we are committed to using the finest quality ingredients and we believe that North County Dublin has some of the the best farming land and producers in this country.

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  • WiFi
  • Airport shuttle


  • Concierge


  • Fitness center or spa
  • Fitness Center


  • Restaurant
  • Room service


  • Business center
  • Conference facilities


  • WiFi


  • Airport shuttle


  • Parking

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Nearby points of interest

Connolly station 0 mi
The Custom House 0.3 mi
University of Dublin 0.3 mi
Talbot Memorial Bridge 0.3 mi
Jeanie Johnston 0.3 mi
Butt Bridge 0.3 mi
Upper Gardiner Street 0.4 mi
River Liffey 0.4 mi
Abbey Theatre 0.4 mi
Royal Canal 0.4 mi
James Joyce Statue 0.4 mi
Anna Livia monument 0.4 mi
Spire of Dublin 0.4 mi
James Joyce Centre 0.5 mi
Mountjoy Square 0.5 mi
Daniel O'Connell Statue 0.5 mi
An Post Museum 0.5 mi
O'Connell Bridge 0.5 mi
Institute of International and European Affairs 0.5 mi
Gate Theatre 0.5 mi
Convention Centre Dublin 0.5 mi
Economic and Social Research Institute 0.5 mi
Pearse Street 0.5 mi
Science Gallery 0.5 mi
The Science Gallery 0.5 mi
Moore Street 0.5 mi
Belvedere College 0.5 mi
Dublin Institute of Technology 0.6 mi
Findlater's Church 0.6 mi
Westmoreland Street 0.6 mi
Arnotts 0.6 mi
The Icon Factory 0.6 mi
Parnell Square 0.6 mi
The Oliver Cornet Gallery 0.6 mi
An Port Thoir 0.6 mi
The City Arts Centre 0.6 mi
Saint Francis Xavier Church 0.6 mi
Spencer Dock 0.6 mi
Gallery 29 0.6 mi
St Michan's Church 0.6 mi
Weingreen Museum of Biblical Antiquities 0.6 mi
Dublin Writers' Museum 0.6 mi
Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane 0.6 mi
Kildare Street 0.6 mi
Parliament House 0.6 mi

Hotel Policies

  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM

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 28, 2016 Check-out: Mar 2, 2016