Accommodation in Dublin recommended by Wild Rover

Looking for accommodation in Dublin? You are in the right place. We are often asked to recommend places to stay in Dublin. We have a number of hostels, hotels, and apartments that we partner with and are happy to recommend:

Accommodation in Dublin on a budget

On a budget or travelling alone? Staying at a hostel is a great way to bag bargain accommodation in Dublin and meet people. Some of our favourite hostels are:

Abbey Court Hostel
Located a minute’s walk from Dublin’s main street and 5 minutes’ walk from Temple Bar the Abbey Court is the place to stay in Dublin to be close to the action. Beds start at only €13.50.

Generator Hostel
Located in the trendy Smithfield area on the north side of the city this hip hostel is right next door to the Jameson Whiskey distillery and boasts its own bar. Looking for a trendy place to stay in Dublin? With beds from €14 you’ve found it.

Times Hostel Group
With two locations the Times Hostel are a great option whether you want to stay right beside the fun nightlife in Temple Bar in their College Street location or closer to the trendy bars and restaurants near their Camden Place location. Rooms start at €25.

Garden Lane Backpackers
Located close to many attractions including Christchurch Cathedral and St Stephen’s Green this newly refurbished hostel offers a contemporary, colourful and cool place to stay in Dublin (with a free continental breakfast!). Accommodation starts at €44 to stay in a small dorm.

Hotels in Dublin

If you are looking for more privacy and comfort during your stay in Dublin one of our favourite hotels could be right for you:

Westin Hotel
Located close to Dublin’s oldest university Trinity College, this five-star hotel is the place to stay if you are looking for luxury accommodation in Dublin. Famous for afternoon tea in the atrium and delicious cocktails in the Mint bar, the Westin is only a short stroll away from Ireland’s famous Grafton Street shopping area.

Croke Park Hotel
Located on the north side of the city, this comfortable hotel is located next to Ireland’s largest stadium Croke Park. It’s the perfect accommodation in Dublin if you hope to catch a GAA match during your visit to Ireland. Get off the beaten track in trendy Phibsborough with its up and coming café culture and only a short bus ride into Dublin city from here.

Cassidy’s Hotel
Within walking distance of Temple Bar and a number of Dublin Theatres, including The Gate Theatre, just across the road, this is a great place to stay no matter what your plans during your stay.

Castle Hotel
Located just off Parnell Square in the heart of Georgian Dublin the Castle Hotel boasts comfortable rooms and two wonderful restaurants. One, in beneath the vaulted ceiling of a 19th century cellar is an atmospheric place to enjoy a meal during your stay in Dublin and the second in a former music shop overlooking a stunning Gothic revival church.

Apartments in Dublin

Offering the most space and the option to prepare your own meals an apartment in Dublin is a great way to feel like a local during your stay:

Temple Bar Apartments
Right in the heart of the action these comfortable, contemporary apartments are available to sleep 2 – 6 people, a great option if there are a few of you travelling to Dublin.

Key Collection Group
Have apartments centrally located all over Dublin city so no matter where you want to stay they will have an option to suit you!

Don’t forget to book a day tour from Dublin during your stay.