There is a lot to do and see in Dublin and our front office team are at your disposal to help you arrange your day! Some of our favourite attractions are:
Guinness Storehouse is located at St James Gate, 15-minute walk from Maldron Hotel Smithfield. It is one of Dublin’s most loved tourist attractions and the best brewery tour in Ireland, marrying food, drink, heritage and history. And no visit is complete without a pint of Guinness in the gravity bar that provides you with stunning views across Dublin.
The Old Jameson Distillery
The Old Jameson Distillery Bow Street is just a 2-minute walk and can be viewed from the hotel. Jameson Distillery is a must see for any whiskey enthusiastic, the tour includes following the path of the different stages in the distilling process and concludes with whiskey tasting in the Jameson bar.
Dublin Zoo is located 2.5km from Maldron Hotel Smithfield, the 30-acre zoo is the perfect place to visit while on a family break in Dublin, with 235 species of wild animals and birds this zoo is a highlight for youngsters.
Phoenix Park is located 1.5km away and is a beautiful park to take a stroll and take in the picturesque surroundings. If the weather is good, you can enjoy a bike ride through the 1752 acre park of landscape.
Temple Bar is best known as Dublin’s cultural quarter. Us Irish are famous for our “Craic” and this is certainly the place to be if you want to experience Dublin nightlife. Here you will find plenty of quirky shopping outlets, pubs and restaurants.
Kilmainham Gaol is a fantastic attraction for anyone with an interest in Irish history. Discover the history of the Gaol through a guided tour and learn about prison life in Ireland.
The Story of the Irish
The Story of the Irish is located in Smithfield and just a 2 minute walk from the hotel, this attraction uses live theatre and cinema to immerse the visitor in Ireland’s 10,000 year old heritage and culture. If you have Irish heritage and want to find out more about the culture of Ireland this is the attraction for you.
Lighthouse Cinema is a 1 minute walk from Maldron Hotel Smithfield, it is a specialist, art house cinema committed to programming the best Irish and international films.
Ireland’s Ancient East – Come to Ireland’s Ancient East, and you’ll find 5,000 years of history, in lush green landscapes, with stories told by the best storytellers in the world.