Cranmer Place Ballsbridge Apartments
Travel Blogs from Dublin
... thinking "Is this it?" I mean, I know most museums in Ireland are small compared to the vast collections of national museums in some other countries, but there has to be more than this. Every art museum has multitudes of paintings and sculptures in its collections by less well-known artists, at least some of which it tries to exhibit between those by the stars. At some point near the end of my visit, though, I had an ...
Ireland is an island, 612 ks long by 270 ks wide. It is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, Celtic Sea, Irish Sea and St George's Chanel. It is divided into 4 Provinces, then 32 Counties - 26 Republic of Ireland and 6 Northern Ireland. The Republic of Ireland, gained its independence in 1922 and Northern Ireland is still ruled by Britain. It is a very Georgian city.
Granny and I flew over to Dublin from Liverpool on Saturday. Ryanair is always an interesting experience but for $25 dollars (or less) it's worth the cramped seats and luggage fees (we were smart and only have carry on luggage on this trip - travel experience to the rescue). We stayed with a lovely, very chatty, airbnb host in Dublin 8 (I don't know how the numbers work but 8 was fairly close to downtown) who had a beautiful room up a narrow and steep set of stairs. She ...
... paying another days rental - he succeeded. I have to say that he has done a great job with the driving, often in very tricky places, and with a manual car. Our host here told us about one couple who picked up their car at the airport and didn't make it here to his place as they had a serious accident on the way and wrote the car off! That would put a dampener on the holiday.... We are very thankful to be safe after our 1400km drive ...
Today we got to try our hand at cricket. Let me just tell you, it isn't a sport for any baseball or softball player. You would think that it would come easy which it does but it takes a different kind of skill. I was so bad at bowling"pitching". The object is to get the ball to bounce on the ground while pitching it. It was pretty challenging for me. Once I got the hang of baiting it came pretty easy I just didn't have any power ...
Other places to stay in Dublin
Northside, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Perfect -- simple, clean, affordable. Great location
- Great Hotel
- Very good. location perfect
Northside, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $116
- A good choice for it's price range
- Previous Harsh Reviews not quite true
Trinity College, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $162
- Fantastic hotel
- Great weekend!!
- Fantastic value
Ballsbridge, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- One price is great, even during concerts!
- Excellent Hotel-Great Value
- Nice Hotel in a Quiet Neighborhood
Rotunda, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Would stay there again!
- It's only OK
Ballsbridge, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- Nice overall
- Loved the Burlington
- Top class hotel for great prices
50-60 Mespil Road, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $114
- Good value for money
- Good for the price, short on charm
- Good service but really needs a refurb
Northside, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $145
- GOOD HOTEL
- Don't even consider it....
- Gresham Hotel
Liberties, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $125
- Great time was had by all
- Good Location/Average Hotel
- Not Great
Exit 1A Naas Road, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $68
North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Nice Stay
- Thumbs Up.
South-East Inner City, Dublin | 5 star hotelfrom $277
- Nice touches at the Wesbury
- Very friendly staff
- Overpriced and Overrated
North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $77
- Great rooms, cold reception
- Great 'new' hotel
- Not impressed.
Trinity College, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Great value hotel
- OK- but nothing special
- Great weekend spot
Naas Road, Dublin | 3 star hotel
- Not what was expected
- Great refurb
- Awful hotel
Dublin Airport, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $127
- Great airport hotel
- Good Airport Hotel
Liberties, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- Location and room ok, but service rather poor
- Happy With the Ashling
- Not the Best West
Liberties, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $196
Northwood Park Santry Demesne, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $105
- Spot-on, well-above average Airport Hotel
- Top Class Airport Hotel
- Good hotel but......
Pembroke East, Dublin | 5 star hotelfrom $248
- Excellent, world-class service
- Almost perfect
- Corporate ambiance and spotty service
Swords Road, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $103
- Pleasantly Supprised
- Great choice
- Stay Away
Dublin Airport, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $105
- Poor reviews unjustified
- Definitely not a Four Star accomodation
Mansion House, Dublin | 5 star hotelfrom $273
- Superior Shelbourne
- Fabulous Shelbourne
- Excellence in Dublin
South-East Inner City, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $166
- Great location, good restaurant
- Trinity Capital Hotel, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
- Central in Dublin
North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- A home away from home in Dublin!
- Excellent hotel
- Very nice room