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Get an overview of this hotel18th-century Irish castle overlooking Dublin Bay

South Dublin coast

Occupying a handsomely restored 18th-century Irish castle, this family-owned hotel stands on the brow of Killiney Hill on the south Dublin coast. Dublin's bustling city centre is 14 km (8.6 mi) away.

Renowned restaurant

The hotel is home to the award-winning PJ's Restaurant. The Grill at the Castle is a stylish retreat in the former dungeon. The health club includes an indoor pool, spa tub, sauna, steam room, and gym.

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Traditionally decorated guestrooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, cable TV, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms come with robes, hair dryers, and complimentary designer bath amenities.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel stands on a hill, with panoramic views of the bay. The picturesque village of Dalkey, just down the hill, features pubs, restaurants, shops, and the Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre. Central Dublin is easily accessed via taxi, car, or public transportation.

The award-winning PJ's Restaurant serves continental and full Irish breakfast seven days a week, brunch every Sunday, and dinner Friday and Saturday nights during July and August. The Grill at the Castle, housed in the former dungeon, is a popular spot for drinks and dinner by the fireplace. Afternoon tea is served in the Library Bar.

The health club features a 20-meter indoor pool, along with a spa tub, sauna, steam room, spa-treatment room with plenty of treatments, and modern gym. The hotel also offers a business centre complete with audio-visual equipment and multiple meeting/conference rooms. Beach walks, country trails, and golf courses are nearby. Free parking is available on site.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 12 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Total number of rooms - 113 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  

Room Amenities

  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel has 2 restaurants on site. The renowned fine-dining PJ's Restaurant serves breakfast and lunch. Dinner is served from June to August (reservations are required). The Grill at the Castle is located in the former dungeon of the castle and serves evening meals. Cocktails and afternoon tea are served in the Library Bar. 24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel offers a variety of classes and programs, including yoga, Pilates, aqua-aerobics, core conditioning, and an outdoor running club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Spa Services

The health club features an indoor pool, spa tub, Scandinavian sauna, steam room, and gym. Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel also features a treatment room, offering a wide selection of beauty treatments, massages, facial and body treatments.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 12 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 8.50 per person (one-way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Official Ireland Rating provided by Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority)

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