Travel Blogs from Dublin
... his shoulder. Ouch! Well, I know I didn't mention as much history as my mom wanted, but I need to sleep. Goodnight! - Bridget Incredible day today. We drove from Portrush to Dublin, but stopped in Belfast to do a 1.5 hour tour by a cab that does impartial tours in both sections of the city. I had no idea that it was still so segregated, with towering walls and gates to keep them apart. It was sobering, really. But I never thought I would ever see Belfast because ...
... it way through small seaside villages with the white stucco or grey stone buildings built so close to the road side. As we drive along the road there are stone walls waist high that are built either side of the tight thoroughfare so when a larger vehicle is on, one has to pull to the side to let through. We arrive at the causeway and as expected we had hardly seen anyone on the roads but the visitors centre car park was filled with tourist buses and people everywhere. We enter ...
... quite good and Tim was chosen to do a tasting. Well, I fought the other people for one of the 8 spots and gladly passed it to Tim. Not really, it just took some jumping up and down. Hey when alcohol is involved, I'm ...
Ok, so perhaps this was not the most thought out plan. But we'd booked our flights to Berlin a month ago and with one thing leading to another, we had a grand total of...drum roll please...20 hours in Dublin! As said, not very well thought out. Already somewhat knackered from our 5am wake up call, we stumbled into our hostel and bantered with the receptionist, who'd evidently watched far too many Jack Black movies in his time. To make the most of our day in Dublin, ...
... we approached Dublin with confidence knowing that we would be okay working our way through all the one way streets to find our accommodation. Only one false move but the GPS did a quick recalculate and we had arrived.
Because we wanted a room with a view it wouldn't be ready until after 2:00 but we could leave the car and head off to explore the sights. O'Connell Street which is the Main Street of Dublin was literally 200 metres ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Parknasilla Dublin
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
Pembroke West, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $114
- Good value for money
- Good for the price, short on charm
- Good service but really needs a refurb
Ballsbridge, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- Nice overall
- Loved the Burlington
- Top class hotel for great prices
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
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
Trinity College, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Great value hotel
- OK- but nothing special
- Great weekend spot
North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $77
- Great rooms, cold reception
- Great 'new' hotel
- Not impressed.
Naas Road, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $65
- 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
Artane - Whitehall, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- 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