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The Alex

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The Alex is Dublin's newest and most stylish hotel boasting both beautiful design and an incontestably perfect location at the heart of the city centre. Boasting 103 bedrooms - all with super king size, extra comfortable beds, versatile event space for up to 400 people and a sophisticated bar and restaurant area which is both comfortable and stylish. Try out some of the best coffee on offer in Dublin in our very own Steam Café which serves delicious barista coffee throughout the day and which has direct access from the hotel itself. Located on the corner of Merrion Square where locals, business people and tourists alike meet and mingle. This corner of Dublin is full of surprises and offers a range of top attractions as well as much sought-after peace and quiet in such a bustling city. Getting to The Alex is really easy and once you arrive, it's the perfect hub for exploring Dublin.
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
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Multilingual Staff
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Full view
99Great for walkers
Grade: 99 out of 100
1189Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
488Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to Ireland. Wasn’t sure what to expect. Everything was spotless Paloma at the front desk was awesome. Great food, great location. It is within walking distance to Oscar Wilde’s house, the National Gallery and a bunch of very good restaurants.More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Carlos G
Response from Gregor S, General Manager at The AlexResponded 20 April 2018

Dear Carlos G, Thank you so much for mentioning Paloma in your review. We are very happy to have her in our team, she is definitely a great inspiration for all colleagues. I am also pleased that you enjoyed our restaurant and were overall happy...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Lovely comfortable, clean and friendly hotel. Not far from the centre but not too close. Great choice for breakfast. The staff were very friendly and helpful, from booking taxis and restaurants to entertaining us in the bar 😀More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank TNC_12
Response from Gregor S, General Manager at The AlexResponded 20 April 2018

Dear TNC_12, I am thrilled that the our staff was going out of its way to make your stay comfortable. I will definitely share your comments with them and I hope you will be back soon. Warm regards Gregor Schmidt-Kiefer Cluster General Manager, The Alex,...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely hotel, fabulous decor some quirky touches (the old fashioned telephone in our room being one). The location is great its just a few minutes walk to Trinity College and Grafton street. Staff were friendly and efficient, they changed our room no problem after we...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Response from Gregor S, General Manager at The AlexResponded 20 April 2018

Dear anniewec, I am delighted that we were able to impress you and that you found the location convenient. Moreover, I am pleased to learn that the staff handled your request to your satisfaction. See you soon again. Warm regards Gregor Schmidt-Kiefer Cluster General Manager,...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018

A short stay here after a long night out! Fabulously comfortable and spacious room. Breakfast was tasty although the service was a bit haphazard - i had to chase them for breakfast items. I love the art deco feel to the place.More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank MamDadandkids
Response from Gregor S, General Manager at The AlexResponded 19 April 2018

Dear MamDadandkids, I am delighted that you liked our rooms and the breakfast offering. However, I am sorry that the service during breakfast was not up to speed I certainly will share your feedback with them for improvement. All the best, Gregor Schmidt-Kiefer Cluster General...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018

Managed to get a reasonably good deal to stay here to watch a rugby European Cup game so it was a perfect location between the centre and the stadium. The hotel has obviously been recently renovated and the interiors are very fresh and modern. Our...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Luckyjonny
Response from Gregor S, General Manager at The AlexResponded 19 April 2018

Dear Luckyjonny, Thank you for taking time writing this review. I am delighted to read that you liked our newly refurbished rooms and that you were happy with our service. With regards to your comments on the marks and the dust you found in your...More

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Caneray
3 June 2018|
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Response from Sineadsheehy | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I don’t remember it being noisy. It seemed to be in a quiet area :-) I wouldn’t recommend the Dean if your a light sleeper x
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Yes I remember ours did.
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If you have the Alex on your left you will have to drive for ~350 Mt more. Parking will be on your right marked Alexander Court... You will have to ask The Alex the first code...
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"Pay the upgrade for an executive room the executive lounge is worth it."
LMorris859
3 days ago
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"Rooms on the right coming from elevator are on street side and can be noisy. Those on the left are quieter."
naomis450
21 Oct 2018
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"Executive room is 😊 Also on higher floor"
628padraigh
1 Oct 2018
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"We had three couples in various parts of hotel and no complaints. Our room 212, provided a street view."
jantor07
22 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$171 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
IrelandProvince of LeinsterDublin
NUMBER OF ROOMS
103
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