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O'Connell Street

O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland
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A bustling city street lined with monuments dedicated to some of the leaders in the fight for Irish independence.
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“wide street” (25 reviews)
O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland
North City Centre
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Reviewed yesterday

This place - O'Connell Street, is a real highlight of Dublin. Tourist center is located here, and most of public buses stop here too. nice historic buildings in background gives a a sense of history.

Thank Atif S
Reviewed 3 days ago

As our visit here was in December it was very busy with Christmas shoppers and tourists. All the high street shops in one area and a few shopping malls. Plenty of places to eat and drink and some lovely open air stalls. Very easy to...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 6 days ago

stayed just around the corner.visit the post office as it is part of the irish history.all the hop on hop off buses begin their tours from there

Thank Viktoria T
Reviewed 1 week ago

A drive or walk down this major street in Dublin is a must do. The street is lined with shops and pubs as well as historic sites such as the GPO and statues. The weather was relatively uncooperative for our group, so our tour was...More

Thank silverbrook
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the area to be for a lot going on, tons of restaurants, shopping, tours. Most everything you need was here.

Thank AndreaL4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our meeting point while in Dublin. You have everything here, from the main bus stops to gift shops, restaurants opened late, post office (you can visit that as an attraction), and at least one 24-hour shop (Londis if I remember it right). Very...More

Thank Alexandra-Iulia D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of shops and restaurants as well as points of interest like the GPO and the Spire and remembrance park is situated on this road. Very old road with statues of their leaders and writers. Hop on hop off and day tour buses leave from...More

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is only the main street in whole dublin. spire is centre of attraction. always life with music and souvenirs restaurants

Thank sudheerpakala
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I needed to find O'Connell Street for the bus to the airport. It is very much a tourist mecca. The GPO is located here and lots of other interesting places. Tons of shopping if you are into that.

Thank Bernadetteere
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked O'Connell Street on our way to a tour we had booked. The center of O'Connell has a few monuments of Dublin history. Many stores and restaurants along the way,

Thank damurphy127
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Sarah H
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Response from LindaH120 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't drive in the city. Very walkable near the river. We used the Hop On & Off bus to get to further destinations. Also a good initial overview of the city so you know where you want to get back to. Being American we... More
Jean M
25 March 2017|
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Response from Morganryan286 | Reviewed this property |
madigans O Connell Street full breakfast 10e lunch/ Dinner 12e
6 September 2016|
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Response from Esme v | Reviewed this property |
Hi There is one in Henry Street, off O'Connell (Henry Street is at The Spire).