The Alex

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Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Executive Room | Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Junior Suite | Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
40-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV

Overview of The Alex

The Alex

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with restaurant, near Trinity College

9.2/10 Superb

515 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Bar
The price is $160
Price available on 10/23/2022
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41-47 Fenian Street, (off Merrion Square), Dublin, Dublin, 2
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Front desk safe
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Multilingual staff
For families
  • Rollaway/extra beds
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In City Centre Dublin
  • Trinity College - 5 min walk
  • St. Stephen's Green - 15 min walk
  • Dublin Castle - 17 min walk
  • Dublin Port - 20 min walk
  • Aviva Stadium - 22 min walk
  • Guinness Storehouse - 34 min walk
  • Croke Park - 35 min walk
  • Bord Gáis Energy Theatre - 5 min drive
  • O'Connell Street - 5 min drive
  • Grafton Street - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Dublin Airport (DUB) - 23 min drive
  • Dublin Pearse Station - 3 min walk
  • Dublin Tara Street Station - 12 min walk
  • Dublin Grand Canal Dock Station - 14 min walk
  • George's Dock Station - 13 min walk
  • St. Stephen's Green Station - 14 min walk
  • Busaras Station - 15 min walk

About this property

The Alex

4-star eco-friendly hotel in the heart of City Centre Dublin
Trinity College and St. Stephen's Green are located near The Alex, which provides shopping on site, a coffee shop/cafe, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Be sure to enjoy Irish cuisine at the onsite restaurant. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a bar and a 24-hour gym.
Other perks include:
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), tour/ticket assistance, and an elevator
  • Smoke-free premises, meeting rooms, and a front desk safe
  • A 24-hour front desk, concierge services, and express check-out
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the quiet location
Room features
All guestrooms at The Alex include perks such as premium bedding and laptop-friendly workspaces, as well as amenities like free WiFi and air conditioning. Guest reviews speak positively of the comfortable rooms at the property.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and free toiletries
  • 40-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, refrigerators, and coffee/tea makers

Languages

English, French, German, Italian, Spanish

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/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices 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 sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 103 rooms
  • Arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

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

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Offsite parking within 66 ft (EUR 15 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop

What to do

  • Shopping

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Built in 1762
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • 24-hour fitness center

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

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

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in Irish cuisine.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 25.00 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-in between 11:00 AM and 6:00 PM can be arranged for an extra charge (amount varies)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for EUR 40.0 per night

Parking

  • Parking is available nearby and costs EUR 15 per day (66 ft away)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

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

Does The Alex offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Alex does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Alex?
As of Sep 29, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Alex on Oct 23, 2022 start from $160, excluding 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.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Alex?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Alex?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Alex?
You can check in starting at 4:00 PM. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Express check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Alex and nearby?
Maintain your daily exercise routine at the 24-hour gym.
Are there restaurants at or near The Alex?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers Irish cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Mama's Revenge (4-min walk), The Lombard (4-min walk), and J.P. Mooney’s (5-min walk).
What's the area around The Alex like?
The Alex is in City Centre Dublin, a short 3-minute walk from Dublin Pearse Station and 5 minutes' walk from Trinity College. Travelers say the local area is very walkable perfect for sightseeing.

Overall score and ratings

9.2

Superb

9.5/10

Cleanliness

9.1/10

Staff & service

8.9/10

Amenities

9.4/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.3/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very Good

DAVID, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great hotel in central location
We loved this hotel. Large rooms, comfortable beds, nice design and a great breakfast. Helpful staff and the front desk and throughout the hotel. Walkable distance from everything. highly recommended
Christina, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Mark, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nancy, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Joann, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very clean, comfortable beds!!!
Teresa, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

good choice!
very nice and comfortable hotel. very friendly service.
Sjoukje, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Trent, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Wasn't clear that breakfast Wasn't included
Andrew, 1-night romance trip
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