Visitors to Dublin have a wide range of choices when booking accomodation in hotels ranging from five star through to one star rating. Here we take a look at mid range hotels with our choice of five of the best 3 star accomodation in Dublin.
Donnybrook is a wonderful three star Victorian hotel situated in the D4 district of Dublin. This family run establishment has lovely en-suite rooms with free wi-fi, that are decorated in the Victorian style that suits the theme of the hotel perfectly.
Donnybrook has a great lounge where guests can sit and relax, while their delicious breakfast menu includes cooked traditional breakfast fayre plus alternatives of smoked salmon, omlettes or healthy options for those of us watching our waistlines. Free parking is available as is free luggage storage for customers who wish to check out but collect their cases later.
Although this bed and breakfast does not cater for dinner in the evening it does offer a discount for guests who wish to dine at a local restaurant. Guests who enjoy that homely ambience when away will surely enjoy their stay at Donnybrook Hall when visiting Dublin.
Kellys is a superb three star boutique hotel situated in the centre of Dublin making it a great base for visitors to the city. Close to the cultural district of Dublin Kellys offer a penthouse room or double rooms all beautifully decorated with a minimalist theme, feature flat screen TV and DVD, internet access plus en-suite facilities.
The hotel is located over Hogans Bar and is considered "cool" and up and coming by guests who have stayed in this hotel. Kellys restaurant is an experience not to be missed as the French cuisine on offer is superb and comes highly recommended. There are three bars to choose from, while guests who like to be in the thick of it will definitely enjoy their stay here.
Temple Bar Hotel
Visitors to Dublin who prefer a central location, reasonably priced will be happy to stay at the Temple Bar Hotel as it is situated two minutes away from the main shopping areas of the city. Temple Bar has a huge choice when it comes to rooms including standard, interconnecting and executive rooms through to the unique Hen Den and Stag Pads that offer accomodation for up to six guests who are out to give the prospective bride or groom a great send off.
This superb hotel has it all when it comes to dining from snacks and light meals to the full dining experience in one of its restaurants or bars. The hotel features many special offers that guests may wish to consider from mid week breaks to seasonal packages all at very reasonable prices. If its three star luxury you prefer then Temple Bat Hotel will surely fit the bill.
ABC House 3 Star Bed and Breakfast
Guests who would like budget accomodation with all the perks in a central location will be satisfied with what ABC has to offer. All the en-suite rooms here are nicely decorated have free wi-fi, TV plus tea and coffee tray, while on site parking is also available. Single, double, twin and triple rooms are available, while a warm welcome awaits those who stay here.
Dining at ABC involves a delicious buffet breakfast that includes juices, cereals, toast, jams, coffee and tea or a traditional Irish cooked breakfast with all the usual fayre. With one nights stay starting at £22.00 per night the ABC offer great facilities and services at extremely reasonable prices making it a popular choice when visiting Dublin.
Roxford Lodge Hotel
This superb 3 star boutique hotel is situated in Ballsbridge an area of Dublin considered to be most exclusive and fashionable. All rooms are decorated to a high standard with free internet access, sauna and jacuzzi bath. Junior and Executive suites are also available, while the executive suite also features a kitchen area, bar, king sized four poster bed, DVD player plus DVD's and a music system.
A traditional Irish cooked breakfast is served as is a continental breakfast choice, while complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits is served throughout the day in the guests lounge that also has a computer should guests require the use of it. Guests who are on a business trip are catered for, while secure on site parking is available too.
Roxford Lodge receives rave reviews on all the major booking sites, while booking is also facilitated on their comprehensive website.
There are of course many other hotels to book in Dublin. We simply chose a select few to cover here that we prefer but others can be found at travel comparison sites such as comparethecomparisonsites.com and hotels.com, where you can find special deals on individual hotels of varying stars from 1 to 5. Of course sometimes it's cheap to consult third party sites and other times it's better to book directly, you will simply have to look through both to see at any given time where you can save the most money.