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4.2 out of 5

"hotel was perfect and staff were excellent - super clean and super friendly " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 30 Mar 2020

Hotel Description

3-star hotel near O'Connell Street

City center stay

A stay at this City Centre Dublin hotel places you steps from Gate Theatre and within a 5-minute walk of O'Connell Street. Dublin Writers Museum and General Post Office (GPO) are also within half a mile (1 km).

Renovated in 2017

This hotel features 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge, and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking, a coffee shop, and a computer station are also offered.

Soaking tubs, free WiFi

Boasting deep soaking bathtubs, the 304 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and LCD TVs. Other amenities include room service, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers.

Basic Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$118* Per night/room May 7 - May 8

Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Quadruple Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Academy Plaza Hotel ratings based on 31 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.2 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Academy Plaza Hotel

Everyone (21) Couples (2) Family (7)
5 out of 5
hotel was perfect and staff were excellent - super clean and super friendly

Posted by on Mar 30, 2020

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4 out of 5
The Hotel was clean and staff was helpful. Rooms were clean and great area to get to local attractions.

Posted by on Jan 30, 2020

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5 out of 5
Perfect and great location, clean room, comfortable bed, nice shower, great breakfast/dinner and bar area

Posted by on Nov 8, 2019

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4 out of 5
The location was wonderful! The staff very pleasant. The hotel very clean. We had a lovely time there.

Posted by on Jul 26, 2019

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4 out of 5
Great location in Dublin, clean room, but Wi-Fi was sketchy at best in our room.

Posted by on Jul 7, 2019

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4 out of 5
Very clean and rooms where modern with central location to local shops

Posted by , from Florida on Jun 11, 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on May 23, 2019

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5 out of 5
The staff were professional and friendly and helpful

Posted by on Apr 11, 2019

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3 out of 5
Location was great. Street noise was terrible, fights and loud noise. Called down to desk for help and they said they nwould send someone right up, no body came up.

Posted by on Mar 30, 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 15, 2019

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Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from 26 March 2020 to 18 April 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You'll find a business center on site. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Academy Plaza Hotel. For a fee, parking is available. A complete renovation of Academy Plaza Hotel was completed in February 2017. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Dublin hotel.

  • 304 guestrooms or units
  • 7 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • Built in 1999
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • Airport: Dublin (DUB) (11.1 km / 6.9 mi)
  • Train station: Dublin Connolly Station (1.1 km / 0.7 mi)
  • Metro station: Abbey Street Station (0.6 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Academy Plaza Hotel offers 304 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with deep soaking bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Dublin hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Deep soaking tub
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Oscars Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast only.

Plaza Bar & Grill - This bistro specializes in local cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

All reservations must be guaranteed by a valid debit or credit card. The Hotel reserves the right to check the validity of any card used to guarantee a booking by performing a pre-authorisation. Debit cards maybe charged a small refundable amount to check validity. If required, this is typically completed within 14 days of the date of booking or within 14 days prior to arrival.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • One child stays free
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 15 per person (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 12.50 per day
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 20.00 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Academy Plaza Hotel Hotel
  • Academy Plaza Hotel Dublin
  • Academy Plaza Hotel Hotel Dublin
  • Academy Plaza Hotel Dublin
  • Academy Plaza Dublin
  • Academy Plaza

National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 3 stars.

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