Guide to Dublin
Being the capital of Ireland, Dublin stands out as a fascinating blend of modern and traditional character making it a unique European city. Dublin has a thriving nightlife and a diverse restaurant scene perfect for visiting hen parties. All our Birthday party packages include any of our Dublin Birthday party ideas and top quality, city centre hotels which are close to all of the city’s best nightlife
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Dublin is well served by transport links into the city from Dublin airport to the north of the city, its ferry port to the East and its two main central railway stations Connolly and Dublin Heuston, so getting around once you arrive is easy by rail, tram, bus or taxi. You can also hire a bike for free for 30 minutes if you fancy seeing the sights in the fresh air. Temple Bar is on the Southbank of the River Liffey in the city and is the major cultural and nightlife capital. It is served by the Temple Bar train station and as you would expect has plenty of taxis once you’re there.
Here are a few tips that might help you during your party or group event in Dublin.
- Dublin busy May to September Festivals periods. 17th to 22nd of March St Patrick's Day festival parade - Dublin city explodes for the St Patrick's Day festival parade. West Cork Chamber Music Festival - For 10 days from the last Friday in June, international virtuosi perform around 60 concerts in the intimate surroundings of Bantry House and the town church. Galway Arts Festival - The city comes alive in the third week of July with myriad arts events, including a big top for concerts and a street parade and more.
- Smoking in Ireland is not fashionable, better to be discreet when selecting a place in which to smoke.
Dublin is known to be a very popular city for your birthday party weekends and you can understand why. Accommodation, eating and entertainment are all in walking distance of each other. Dublin parties heavy and is alive with fun and activity. So, grab yourselves a drinking glass and prepare for a fun filled birthday party night starting with a little taste of the famous creamy and delicious Guinness.
On Camden Street and Wexford Street in the Southside of the city centre there’s a good selection of bars for alternative music tastes. Dublin has a large variety of clubs and bars for your birthday party group to choose from, with a whole host of sounds. Most of the late bar and clubs require smart dress, no trainers or casual shoes allowed.
After hours, Dublin city comes alive and the cobblestone streets are always packed with visitors out to have a fun and a good time I the city, especially in the summer months and weekends. It’s the perfect city for a birthday party weekend. Why not indulge yourself in some food from traditional Irish fare to Cajun, Mongolian or Indian and the pubs and bars have a little munch on offer, all great value and of course great taste. You will soon find out that Dubliners aren’t big on staying in at night and love to party all night long. You won’t need to go far to find some fantastic places to dance the whole night through.
Take a look through our Dublin Birthday party ideas for some late night entertainment options that are guaranteed to give you a stag do to remember!