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Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
40-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV
40-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

The Alex

4 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationNational Museum of Ireland - Archaeology8 min walk
    Popular LocationGrafton Street9 min walk
    Popular LocationTrinity College11 min walk
    AirportDublin (DUB)32 min drive

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  • Classic Twin Room

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsClassic Twin Room
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Classic Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsClassic Room, 1 King Bed
  • Junior Suite

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite
  • Executive Room

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Room

About this area

Dublin

Located in Dublin, The Alex is in the city centre and near the airport. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre and Guinness Storehouse are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include St. Patrick's Cathedral and Christ Church Cathedral. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Aviva Stadium or 3Arena. Guests love the hotel's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology - 8 min walk
  • Grafton Street - 9 min walk
  • Trinity College - 11 min walk
  • Bord Gáis Energy Theatre - 12 min walk
  • St. Stephen's Green - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Dublin Pearse Street Station - 3 min walk
  • George's Dock Station - 13 min walk
  • AirportDublin (DUB) - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • Lincoln's Inn - 3 min walk
  • The Pig's Ear - 5 min walk
  • Kennedy's - 5 min walk
  • Kilkenny Cafe and Restaurant - 5 min walk
  • The Cellar Restaurant - 6 min walk
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About this property

The Alex

4-star Dublin hotel in City Centre Dublin, walk to Grafton Street
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, 24-hour room service and a business centre. All 103 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, premium bedding and rainfall showerheads.
The Alex offers 103 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Dublin hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
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Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (EUR 15 per day)
  • Off-site parking available (EUR 15 per day)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM: EUR 19.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 40.0 per night.

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 19.50 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: EUR 15 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 15 per day
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-in fee for check-in between noon and 6:00 PM (amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 40.0 per night

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
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Alexander O'Callaghan
O'Callaghan Alexander
O'Callaghan Alexander Dublin
O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel
O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel Dublin
Alexander Hotel Dublin
Dublin Hotel Alexander
Alex Hotel Dublin
Alex Dublin
The Alex (Formally O’Callaghan Alexander Hotel)
The Alex (formally O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel)
The Alex Hotel
The Alex Dublin
The Alex Hotel Dublin

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Alex and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Alex offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Alex cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Alex?
As of 24 Jan. 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Alex on 1 Feb. 2021 start from AU$227, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Alex pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Alex?
Self-parking is available for EUR 15 per day.
What time is check-in at The Alex?
Check-in begins at 3 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available from noon to 6:00 PM for a fee (amount varies).
What time is check-out at The Alex?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is The Alex located?
Located in City Centre Dublin, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Trinity College, Bord Gáis Energy Theatre and The Convention Centre Dublin. St. Stephen's Green and Dublin Castle are also within 1 mi (2 km). Dublin Pearse Street Station is only a 3-minute walk and George's Dock Station is 13 minutes.
4.5
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 266 out of 415 reviews
5 - Excellent 64%
Rating 4 - Good. 123 out of 415 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 16 out of 415 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 415 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 415 reviews
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4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Great hotel highly recommend . Great service , very clean and wonderful staff
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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We stayed here just as things were starting to close for the Corona virus. Staff were friendly and helpful And we were given an upgrade which was a lovely surprise for my husband’s birthday. Location was excellent.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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Great comfort great choice from menu including healthy options
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Business mixed with pleasure
Great location, great staff, food was fantastic. Size of the room was big! overall very impressed
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

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