Indoor swimming pool
Free WiFi
24-hour front desk
Non-smoking rooms
Safety deposit box
Luggage storage
Facilities for disabled guests

Next to the river, this 4-star hotel overlooks the Bord Gais Energy Theatre. Guests can enjoy its spacious rooms, 30 yards swimming pool, and health club, just 10 minutes’ walk from the 3 Arena.

Modern and colourful, each room at Clayton Hotel, Cardiff Lane includes an interactive TV and a private bathroom with a power shower and hairdryer. Free WiFi is available, along with a spacious work desk and tea/coffee facilities.

Club Vitae Health and Fitness Club has a 30 yards swimming pool, a Jacuzzi®, sauna, steam room and gym.

Stir Restaurant serves both European and Irish cuisine with fine wines, while Vertigo Bar provides cocktails and drinks in stylish surroundings with plasma-screen TVs.

Pearse Street Train Station is only a 10-minute walk away from Clayton Hotel, Cardiff Lane, and bustling Grafton Street and Temple Bar can both be reached in 20 minutes on foot.

This is our guests' favourite part of Dublin, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane has been welcoming guests since 1 Aug 2005.
Hotel chain/brand:

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Dublin, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.6

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free


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Room type
1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 single bed
1 double bed
1 double bed
1 single bed
1 large double bed
1 single bed
1 large double bed
1 futon bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi, is swimming pool,gym and other features opened at the moment or still closed because of covid-19 situation?
    Our Leisure Centre is now open. Due to social distancing regulation a reservation for a time slot is recommended.
    Answered on 9 July 2020
  • If we book a double room can we still use the swimming pool and is it free or do we have to pay?
    Good Afternoon, All guests get complimentary access to our leisure facilities.
    Answered on 30 January 2020
  • Hi,is it possible to book 2 rooms close together for 2 adults and 3 teenagers, and for the teenagers to stay in their own room.thanks sebrina.
    Hi, Yes of course. We offer interconnecting rooms. Kindest Regards, Reservations Department
    Answered on 27 July 2020
  • How fare is this hotel from 3Arena
    Thank you for your message, The hotel is about a 15 minute walk away from the 3 Arena
    Answered on 22 January 2020
  • Is swimming sauna and jacuzzi working
    Good Morning, As a follow on from the latest government guidelines the swimming pool, sauna and jacuzzi will remain close at least until January 31st..
    Answered on 12 January 2021
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site
  • Stir Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      American • Irish • European
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly
    • Dietary options
      Gluten-free • Dairy-free
Facilities of Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1
Most popular facilities
Indoor swimming pool
Free WiFi
Family rooms
Spa and wellness centre
Fitness centre
Non-smoking rooms
Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs € 20 per day.
    Reception services
    • Luggage storage
    • Tour desk
    • 24-hour front desk
    Cleaning services
    • Trouser press
    • Dry cleaning
      Additional charge
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Business facilities
    • Fax/photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • Safety deposit box
      Additional charge
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Vending machine (snacks)
    • Vending machine (drinks)
    • Hypoallergenic
    • Designated smoking area
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Wake-up service
    • Heating
    • Interconnected room(s) available
    • Carpeted
    • Lift
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Pants press
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    • Wake up service/Alarm clock
    • Room service
    • Upper floors accessible by elevator
    Indoor swimming pool
    • Pool/beach towels
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Personal trainer
    • Fitness classes
    • Yoga classes
    • Fitness
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Steam room
    • Spa facilities
    • Beauty Services
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    • Spa and wellness centre
      Additional charge
    • Fitness centre
    • Sauna
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 15:00


    Until 11:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Refundable damage deposit

    A damage deposit of EUR 100 is required on arrival. That's about 85.92GBP. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    Children aged 13 years and above are considered adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Pets are not allowed.


    When booking more than 10 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Mastercard Visa American Express Cash Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    The property does not have its own car park however there is Pay & Display Parking on the street outside the hotel operated on a first-come, first-served basis. Alternatively there is a public car park located in Grand Canal Square, across the street from the hotel, and can be booked in advance by contacting the property.

    Please book tables for the bar or restaurant in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

    All guests using the swimming pool must wear a swimming cap. Swimming caps can be purchased at Club Vitae reception for EUR 3 each.

    From Monday to Friday children are permitted to use the pool until 17:30, after which it is adult swim time only. However, during, weekends, bank holidays, summer months, Easter, Halloween, and Christmas midterm breaks there are no restrictions.

    Please note there may be closures of the restaurant, bar and leisure facilities during the Christmas period. Please check with the property for further details.

    A damage deposit of EUR 100 is required on arrival. That's about 85.92GBP. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

    FAQs about Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane

    • Guests staying at Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.1).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free

    • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane on this page.

    • Check-in at Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane is 0.9 miles from the centre of Dublin.

    • Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Spa and wellness centre
      • Fitness centre
      • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
      • Sauna
      • Massage
      • Personal trainer
      • Steam room
      • Fitness classes
      • Fitness/spa locker rooms
      • Spa/wellness packages
      • Spa facilities
      • Yoga classes
      • Beauty Services
      • Fitness
      • Swimming Pool
      • Bicycle rental

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

    • Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane has 1 restaurant:

      • Stir Restaurant

    • The prices at Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Room options at Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane include:

      • Double
      • Twin
      • Family