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Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin

4-starFáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.
23 Upper O Connell StreetDublinDublin2Ireland

4-star hotel with restaurant, near Trinity College
  • Free English breakfast and free WiFi
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Great location
Fantastic service
Tasty breakfast
Room is all right
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Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin

from $119
  • Standard Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Standard Room, 2 Twin Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 Double Bed (B2C)
  • Standard Room, 2 Twin Beds (B2C)
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Double Bed (B2C)
  • Family Room, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed
  • Family Room, Multiple Beds
  • Senior Suite
  • Suite

What’s around Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin


  • In City Centre Dublin
  • Trinity College - 11 min walk
  • Croke Park - 14 min walk
  • Dublin Castle - 17 min walk
  • St. Stephen's Green - 18 min walk
  • St. Patrick's Cathedral - 26 min walk
  • Bord Gáis Energy Theatre - 27 min walk
  • Dublin Port - 30 min walk

Getting around

  • Dublin (DUB) - 23 min drive
  • Dublin Tara Street Station - 11 min walk
  • Dublin Connolly Station - 11 min walk
  • Dublin Pearse Street Station - 17 min walk
  • Abbey Street Station - 5 min walk
  • Jervis Station - 9 min walk
  • Busaras Station - 10 min walk
  • Self parking (surcharge)

About Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin

Historic hotel with free WiFi in Dublin's O'Connell Street

By The Spire of Dublin

The 200-year old Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin is a capital city landmark in its own right, located in the center of Dublin's O'Connell Street and a stroll from the River Liffey. It's a 30-minute drive from Dublin Airport, and easy to track down, with the 121-meter Millennium Spire steps away.

The GPO and Abbey Theater

O'Connell street is filled with culturally significant sites, such as the General Post Office, and The Abbey Theatre, founded by Irish poet W. B. Yeats. It's less than a 10-minute walk to reach other popular spots such as the Ha'penny Bridge, Temple Bar, and Grafton Street.

Whiskey lover's paradise

The hotel is home to Writer's Lounge Bar, plus Toddy's Bar & Brasserie, with one of the largest whiskey collections in the city. Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin dazzles guests with original Waterford crystal chandeliers, and has secure car parking, plus room service on hand.

Free WiFi and cable

All 300 rooms are slightly different, but they all have features such as pillowtop beds, free WiFi, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Tea and coffee-making facilities are included, and some suites have balconies with stunning views of the city.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 323 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 6 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free English breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Elevator/lift
  • Terrace
  • In-room accessibility
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Turndown service
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Cable/satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Toddys Bar and Brasserie - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Writer's Lounge Bar - Onsite bar. Open daily.

Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin’s small print

Also known as

  • Gresham Dublin
  • Gresham Hotel
  • Gresham Hotel Dublin
  • Hotel Gresham
  • Hotel Riu Plaza Gresham Dublin
  • Hotel Riu Plaza Gresham
  • Riu Plaza Gresham Dublin
  • Riu Plaza Gresham


This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Self parking costs EUR 17.00 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 1,085 reviews

Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin
Bar prices excessively high. Towels were old and thin. Decor was OK, except for this hideous "art" installation hanging from the ceiling of the foyer that you wanted to take your eyes off of but couldn't.
J Albert, us6 night trip
Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin
Excellent hotel. Location was perfect. Breakfast selections were delicious. Staff was extremely helpful
Mary, us5 night trip
Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin
Elegant Dublin
Extremely helpful giving information about things to see and how to get around. Hotel is elegant.
Maureen C, us1 night trip
Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin
Hotel was okay. Location was convenient. The breakfast should be skipped. Better options nearby for same price.
Dana, us1 night trip
Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin
Disappointed in Dublin
Perhaps there are rooms that have been updated but ours was not one of them. It also was located down a corridor which was very far from the elevator. The location was ok for us as we only spent a night in Dublin and wanted to be close to the airport bus. However, it's not the most savory section of the city. Additionally, the breakfast was mediocre at best. Coagulated, cold fried eggs are not alluring.
Cathryn, us1 night trip

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Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin, Dublin

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