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Get an overview of this hotelDublin boutique hotel with complimentary parking

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk

Stroll to city centre

In the leafy Ballsbridge neighborhood, this Dublin hotel is about a 5-minute walk from Aviva Stadium. Trinity College, St. Stephen's Green, St. Patrick's Cathedral, and central Dublin shops are a 10- to 20-minute walk.

Dine by the fireplace

Formerly a 19th-century school, the Schoolhouse Hotel features a restaurant with a vaulted ceiling and baronial fireplace, and a popular bar with seasonal outdoor seating.

LCD TVs, cozy duvets

Each guestroom is named in honor of a famous Irish writer. All offer plush duvets, complimentary tea and mineral water, LCD TVs with free movies and Internet access. Bathrooms feature bathrobes, and power showers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This Ballsbridge, Dublin hotel occupies the former St. Stephen's Parochial School, which opened in 1861. A creek runs just outside the property. The Aviva Stadium is about a five-minute walk. City-center attractions are within a 10 - 20-minute walk or a short bus ride. The National Gallery of Ireland is 1 km away.

Guests can start the day with an Irish breakfast. The Schoolhouse Restaurant serves modern Irish cuisine in a handsomely restored dining room with a 40-foot vaulted ceiling and baronial fireplace. The Schoolhouse Bar includes a lounge, mezzanine, and outdoor seating area.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the Schoolhouse Hotel. Parking is complimentary, but availability is limited.

  • Restaurant 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 31 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Year Built 1861 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Garden 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

The Schoolhouse Restaurant fine dining restaurant open for lunch and dinner. The different menus feature the finest local Irish ingredients.

The Schoolhouse Bar open 7 days a week for fine drinks and freshly made good food until 10 PM daily.

Room service - available 24 hours.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests enjoy access (surcharge) during specific hours to the nearby Sportsco Gym, which features an indoor pool, sauna, steam room, and fitness classes. The hotel also offers a 10-percent discount on all treatments at the Urban Day Spa, also within a short walk.

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

  • Golfing nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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 16.50 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: EUR 30
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 30
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Schoolhouse Dublin
  • Schoolhouse Hotel
  • Schoolhouse Hotel Dublin

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

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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