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The Clarence

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, Select Comfort beds, minibar
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, Select Comfort beds, minibar

Overview of The Clarence

The Clarence

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Parking available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
6-8 Wellington Quay, Dublin, Dublin, 2

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDublin Castle3 min walk
  • Popular LocationO'Connell Street9 min walk
  • Popular LocationGuinness Storehouse8 min drive
  • AirportDublin (DUB)27 min drive

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About this area

Dublin

Located in Dublin's Temple Bar neighborhood, The Clarence is in the city center and near a train station. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre and 3Arena are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Guinness Storehouse and Dublin Port. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Croke Park or Aviva Stadium. With scuba diving, parasailing, and windsurfing nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Dame Street - 2 min walk
  • Dublin Castle - 3 min walk
  • Olympia Theatre - 3 min walk
  • O'Connell Street - 9 min walk
  • Guinness Storehouse - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Jervis Station - 4 min walk
  • Dublin Tara Street Station - 14 min walk
  • Dublin Airport (DUB) - 27 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Larder — 2 min walk
  • Cafe Topolis — 2 min walk
  • The Shack Restaurant — 2 min walk
  • Bad Bob's — 2 min walk
  • Bar Italia — 2 min walk

About this property

The Clarence

4-star Dublin hotel in Temple Bar, walk to Dublin Castle
A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and valet parking are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 24-hour room service, concierge services, and dry cleaning. All 50 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers.
The Clarence offers 50 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and espresso makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

This Dublin hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and blackout drapes/curtains. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

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

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (EUR 20 per night)
  • Secured covered valet parking on site (EUR 30 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Offsite parking for EUR 19 per night; discounts available
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Family friendly

  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding
  • Select Comfort bed

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: EUR 20
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Check-in starts at 2 PM. For late or early check-in, guests are required to contact the property in advance.

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between December 27 and January 11.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: EUR 20 per night
  • Covered valet parking fee: EUR 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 19 per night (1640 ft away)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 20 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Up to 2 children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
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.

Property is also known as

Clarence Dublin
Clarence Hotel
Clarence Hotel Dublin
The Clarence Hotel Dublin
The Clarence Hotel
The Clarence Dublin
The Clarence Hotel Dublin

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 499 out of 993 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 338 out of 993 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 98 out of 993 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 37 out of 993 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 21 out of 993 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent centrally located hotel
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Staff was very accommodating. Food very good at Cleaver East. Would go back.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020