The Alex

1.23km from city centre

22 Jan 2019 - 23 Jan 2019

2 guests - 1 room

Location

Address:

Good to know

Check in from:15:00
Check out before:12:00

Hotel description

The 4-star design hotel is located in Dublin city centre, steps away from the National Gallery, Trinity College and 700m from the shops of Grafton Street. It boasts bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, 24-hour state-of-the-art gym access, and a stylish restaurant with a private dining area. All the rooms are fully air-conditioned and feature a seating area which includes a work desk, uniquely designed furniture, smart TVs with Chromecast connectivity, free Wi-Fi and international electrical outlets. Guests at The Alex can enjoy a buffet breakfast as well as the barista café “Steam”. The restaurant is specialised in international dishes prepared with locally sourced ingredients while the cocktail bar offers a wide selection of both international and signature drinks. The Alex also has 24-hour room service and a ground floor open space work hub with free WiFi and both standard and USB charging points. The hotel is less than 300m away from the gardens in Merrion Square.

Reviews

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8.4
Very goodBased on 1980 reviews

Very good boutique hotel. Good for sightseeing and close to the city center. Fantastic service. Awesome vibe.

8.4
Very goodBased on 1980 reviews

Excellent boutique hotel

Top 4% in city

Good city hotel

Top 31% in city

Excellent design

Top 7% in city

Location
9.1

Great location

Location is fabulous. Location of the hotel was excellent. The hotel is beautifully located.

Vibe
8.8

Awesome vibe

Terrific, well-appointed property. Stylish and clean design elements. Rooms are spacious and beautifully decorated.

Comfort
7.8

Very comfortable

Rooms are spacious and beautifully decorated. Beautiful and calm hotel. Air conditioning was working perfectly.

Room
7.6

Great room

Fabulous newly refurbished bedrooms and public areas. Rooms are spacious and beautifully decorated. Bed was amazing.

Service
7.3

Fantastic service

Staff at check in were superb. Top-notch staff. Breakfast staff were amazing.

WiFi
6.4

Regular internet service

Excellent wi-fi. Not use wifi. Nice modem.

Breakfast
5.7

Breakfast is average

Croissants were stale. Delicious breakfast and dinner menus. The lady at the breakfast room was a bit rude.

Food
4.9

Food could be better

No restaurant or gym. Entire lobby and eating area was under construction. Sausage and bacon seemed almost undercooked.

Bar and Beverages
4.4

Bar could improve

Bar food overcooked and dry. Night manager and bar man were inattentive. Bar staff were rude.

Value for money
4.3

Value for money could be better

Feeling like I was over charged. Car parking overcharged. Cancellation fee making it challenging.

Rates from other sites

Total price for 1 night, 2 guests, 1 room

Facilities

Food & Drink

Internet

Concierge

Business

Health & Fitness

Room service

Services

Luggage storage, Concierge, Room service, Currency exchange, Baby-sitting

General

Laundry, Wi-Fi, Heating, Shops, Multilingual staff, Non-smoking, Safe deposit box, Lift

Internet

Internet access, Wi-Fi

Food & Drink

Restaurant, Bar

Health & Fitness

Fitness centre, Gymnasium

Policies

Express check-out, Front desk 24 hour

In the rooms

Heating, Air conditioning, Safe deposit box

Parking & Transport

Parking

Business

Conference facilities, Business centre, Meeting facilities