The Kingston Hotel is situated at the seafront in Dun Laoghaire, overlooking Dublin Bay and Ireland’s busiest pedestrian pier. The historic building dates back to the late 19th century, when it was occupied by officers and families of the British navy. Over the years, the private houses were converted into the present building, with many original features preserved. The Kingston Hotel is an urban retreat allowing diners, business travellers, tourists and culture seekers all happily interact and have a memorable time. There rooms are affectionately called Crash Pads, Cosy, Comfy and Classic. Crash Pads are small rooms but packed with personality, the Cosy Rooms are designed to maximise space so you have everything you need, the Comfy Rooms are pretty special and contain added features whilst the classic rooms have the additional bonus of being in the old townhouses with full views over Dublin Bay. All rooms are ensuite and equipped with free wifi, TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. The Kingston Hotel is also much more than a place to sleep and eat, it is also the home of Oliveto Restaurant and Bar which local critics have called right on the money. Oliveto mixes classic Italian dishes with a growing passion for chargrilled meats and fish and is open from early till late seven days a week.The Kingston Hotel is also home to the Library Bar which is three interconnected rooms with its own entrance, its own bar, its own bathroom and unbelievable views over Dublin Bay. From private lunches/dinners for corporates to family gatherings and christenings to glam cocktail parties, the Library Bar is unique and a much sought after space by guests and locals. The Kingston Hotel is also one of the best wedding locations in Ireland, there is a spacious Oak Room for corporate presentations, free parking (albeit limited) and there position close to amenities for swimming, tennis, horse riding, golf and sailing. It is easy to see why The Kingston is fast becoming one of the most sought after hotels in Ireland.
9-12 Haddington Terrace, Dun Laoghaire