The winter lights and festivals attract curious eyes and festive spirits during the Christmas holiday season. Don’t miss a chance to stroll around the city and visit the Christmas show of lights on Dublin’s historical buildings and sites. Visit at least one of the several Christmas markets in the city and warm up with a hot drink and aromatic snacks. As usual, music and art will take over the programme and prove why Dublin is on the map for your next winter escape.
Ocean Colour Scene @ 3 Olympia
Cypress Hill, Ice Cube and The Game @ 3 Arena
Lisa O’Neill and Seamus Fogarty @ Vicar Street
Steve Backshall Ocean @ 3Olympia
Ashnikko @ 3 Olympia
Kneecap @ 3 Olympia
Glen Hansard @ Vicar Street
Maneskin @ 3 Arena
Ollie, Polly and the Magic Lamp @ 3 Olympia
New Year’s Eve Festival
The Arthaus Hotel is the ideal location to stay for Dublin Events. We're just mere minutes from some of the largest venues in Dublin, like the Gaiety Theatre, Iveagh Gardens, Olympia Theatre, 3Arena, Aviva Stadium and some of the finest galleries in Ireland. We are also only a 2 minute walk from the Stephen's Green luas stop, allowing you to connect to every venue in Dublin. Plan your trip to Dublin for your favourite events now!
Dublin's 3Arena is situated outside the city centre in Dublin Port, thankfully there are great public transport options to get there. Walking to this iconic venue will take roughly 30 minutes from the centre of Dublin and around 40 minutes from the Arthaus. The Luas tram terminates at the 3 Arena, while there are also a lot of bus routes available from the Arthaus, and other parts of the city. DublinBikes have a docking station at the arena, as well as outside our hotel.
In the leafy suburb of Ballsbridge, just outside the City Centre, the Aviva Stadium hosts international Rugby, Football, Conferences and Concerts. The Aviva Stadium was previously known as Lansdowne Road and that is the name of the Dart station connected to it. Taking public transport from Arthaus Hotel to Aviva Stadium will take 35 minutes, and a walk would be 40 minutes. The Aviva Stadium is home to Ireland's Six Nations rugby matches.
Take the stress out of travelling and stay in Dublin’s Shopping District, just seconds form one of Ireland’s most well-known parks.
Enjoy a luxurious overnight stay in one of our boutique rooms in the heart of Dublin. Inspired by the best of the Bauhaus Art Movement our stylish and creative rooms are the perfect touch of luxury to begin your Dublin journey.
Our artwork in the Boutique rooms features works inspired by the Bauhaus teacher Wassily Kandinsky, often hailed as the pioneer of abstract art. In his own words, ‘’Colour is a power which directly influences the soul.
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This historic theatre in the heart of Dublin is one of the few protected structures in the city centre. Some of the world's biggest acts have taken to the stage at the 3Olympia Theatre while they were up and coming acts. Located in the middle of Dame street, this hosts some of Dublin's most popular events. The Olympia Theatre is an eight minute walk from the Arthaus Hotel, alternatively you can take a five minute taxi ride, however make sure you leave more time on the evening of your event.
Croke Park is the home of Ireland's national sports, Gaelic and Hurling. These are great events to see in person and really are a must do on your holiday to Ireland. However on five or six nights a year, the iconic stadium turns into the largest convert venue in Ireland. These very special events turn Dublin into a brilliant city filled with fans. Croke Park is on the north side of the city, and takes 32 minutes to travel to from the Arthaus Hotel. The Arthaus is the perfect location to stay for concerts in Croke Park
Vicar Street is in the heart of Dublin's oldest neighbourhood, The Liberties. Home to not only iconic pieces of memoribilia, but some famous performances over the years. Vicar Street is the favourite venue of lots of Irish people and performers like. The venue is an 18 minute walk from the Arthaus, and passes by some of our favourite bars and restaurants along the way.
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Bord Gais Energy Theatre is Dublin's most commercial theatre with many west end productions, operas, ballets and home grown dramas using this venue for their shows. The theatre is near to a lot of casual restaurants, and is best accessed by the bus. The journey on bus will take 20 minutes from the Arthaus Hotel, alternatively the walk is 30 minutes.
The Gaiety Theatre is one of Ireland's oldest, with a history dating back to 1871. This iconic venue has lived many lives but has always remained as a theatre. The Arthaus is the closest hotel to the Gaiety, it is only a 250m walk, taking about two minutes. If you're in town at the right time, you may be able to catch the world famous riverdance.
The city is home to some very unique events every year that happen around our streets, but don't neccessarily happen in a venue. Take a look below for things to do in Dublin!