A thriving cosmopolitan city steeped in history and culture, Dublin will provide the perfect backdrop to any event you are planning to hold. There are numerous venues located throughout the region and the friendliness and warmth that Dublin is famous for will get an enthusiastic response from your delegates. Dublin’s easy to get to, offers quality hotel accommodation and conference spaces, and has a lively atmosphere: just the right mix for your temporary home during the conference.
The Convention Centre Dublin
The CCD is Ireland's new world-class purpose-built international conference and event venue. Opened in 2010, the CCD overlooks the River Liffey at Spencer Dock.
Ireland, as you may or may not be aware, is an island off the west coast of Europe with Dublin sitting about midway up the east coast. So your options are:
By air and sea
If you’re looking to get here from abroad, you’ve got two options, by air or by sea. Dublin Airport is located 10km north of the city with two ports, Dublin Port located 4km east at the mouth of the River Liffey and Dún Laoghaire located 12km south of the city. There are many options for flying, sailing or cruising in so check out VisitDublin for more information. You may also want to have a read
Dublin is an ideal base for a short break and we’d be more than delighted to have you visit. There’s so much to see and do with the city, sea and mountains all within easy reach. Of course there’s a lot of different options for accommodation from hotels to hostels to Air B’n’B and more. We’ve linked to the best listings from around the web to make things a bit easier. If you’re already in the city, the symbol to look out for is ‘Follow the Shamrock’ which is Fáilte Ireland’s seal of approval. Oh, and the average price of a hotel room is €129 as of March 2016.
Dublin is a compact city but has a wealth of attractions for people visiting or those who already live here. There’s a book (of Kells), a zoo, gardens, cathedrals, a gaol, a brew house, a castle and plenty more. Suppose we better start listing them out so: