The award winning Merrion Hotel is a sophisticated 5-star hotel located in a gorgeous terrace of sympathetically restored 18th Century Georgian buildings, it is one of the city’s most luxurious, stylish and iconic hotels. It is conveniently located in the heart of Dublins lovely Georgian district, and close to a wealth of attractions and amenities.
This traditional style hotel has an air of luxury and sophistication and has a classic decor, retaining many of its delightful architectural features. Throughout the years it has established itself as the epitome of relaxed grandeur, welcoming guests from all over the world, a true 5-star hotel. The condition and facilities of the hotel are excellent. There is also an interesting history associated with the hotel and it is home to one of Ireland’s most exceptional private collections of art and antiques. Guests can take an audio guided tour of these fine works.
The spacious and comfortable guest rooms are stunningly appointed, and have retained many of their period features that add to the charm here. These individually styled rooms are airy and decorated in muted tones, with subtle fabrics and elegant furnishings that compliment each other and the period of the building. It is the extra attention to detail and modern amenities that make for a great stay here. A number of the rooms look out over the period landscaped gardens or have city views.
The Drawing Rooms with their open log fires and cosy seating are a welcoming retreat. Afternoon Tea is available here, a lovely old age tradition and a pleasant way to spend an afternoon, whilst enjoying either the garden or street views through the large beautiful windows. The Garden Terrace is the ideal spot to relax in on warm days, the beautiful landscaped grounds are an oasis amongst this busy city location.
The Cellar Restaurant offers formal dining amongst its lovely setting. The menu comprises of uncomplicated Irish cuisine that allows the full flavour of the fresh seasonal ingredients to shine through.
Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud a number of awards as well as 2 Michelin stars, it is the only restaurant in Ireland to have this accolade. This restaurant offers gourmet dining in an elegant and formal setting. The menu has a French influence and the dishes are delectable and wil not disappoint. There is an extensive and interesting menu to accompany all choices.
The Cellar Bar has a lovely location amongst the original 18th Century wine vaults, with its bare bricked walls and vaulted ceilings. It is a great place to meet and chat with its lovely setting and relaxed atmosphere. For guests looking a more casual dining option they can select from the gastro-pub menu
No.23 is an intimate Cocktail Bar with a vast menu that contains stylish and creative cocktails. It has a lively and vibrant atmosphere popular amongst guests and locals.
Tetra Spa is the holder of many industry accolades, this first class spa provides a haven of calm and tranquility where guests can relax and rejuvenate. The qualified therapists carry out a host of health and beauty treatments using the finest products. With an indoor pool and steam room, as well as the full rage of treatments it is a place to relax both mind and body. There is also a fully equipped gymnasium with the latest equipment for those looking for a complete workout.