Top 5 Historical Sites in Dublin

Dublin is a treasure trove of historical landmarks. You just have to walk down any of our streets, from the city centre to the suburbs and you’re surrounded by a rich history with landmarks on every corner. There is so much to learn, that it’s hard to know where to start! The city centre is […]

The Magic of Dublin in Summer

Endless days, beautiful weather, summer events, and warm nights – Dublin comes alive in the summertime. Make the most of the 16 hours of daylight, filling your days with alfresco lunches and independent markets and your evenings with culture and events. Don’t find yourself stranded on the edge of Dublin, commuting into the city to […]

Summer Recipe From Our Head Chef

Cured summer salmon created by Chef Samir at Chesterfields Restaurant Dublin

Recipes from our Chef If you’ve eaten in Ashling Hotel’s in-house restaurant, Chesterfields, you know how talented our team of chefs is. Our dedicated Head Chef, Samir Beskri, leads his team providing our guests with fresh, delicious meals every day; breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We’ve asked Samir for a sample recipe so customers can enjoy […]

2022 Centenary

On Easter Monday, April 24, 1916, a group of Irish nationalists proclaimed the establishment of the Irish Republic and staged a rebellion against the British government in Ireland. The rebels seized prominent buildings in Dublin. While 1916 was a pivotal year in Irish history, it wasn’t until 1922 that Ireland was declared a Republic. This […]

Family Activities In Dublin

Are you struggling to think of family activities now that life is returning to normal? It can be hard enough to entertain the little ones on the weekend, but even more so for an entire week such as during a mid-term break. Visit Dublin’s Ashling Hotel and enjoy the city’s exciting activities, with something for […]

Valentine’s Day in Dublin

With the most romantic day of the year fast approaching, there is one question on every couple’s lips is – how do I make this Valentine’s extra special? Dublin has so many fantastic traditional and alternative date ideas to suit couples with all sorts of interests. Shopping in the city is second to none so […]

Give The Gift Of Dublin

Give the Gift of Dublin Are you searching for the perfect present for the person that has everything? Ashling Hotel has solved all of your problems! This year give your friend, family member or loved one the gift of Dublin with a hotel voucher for the perfectly located, luxurious Ashling Hotel in Dublin City. Giving […]

Christmas Events In Dublin

Christmas Shopping on Grafton Street - Ashling Hotel Dublin

Dublin is one of the best places in the world to spend Christmas. We have everything you need to make a Christmas break really special, from festive family fun to fantastic nights out. Enjoy a truly special Christmas break when you book a break in Ashling Hotel, with easy access to all of Dublin City’s […]

Wild Lights at Dublin Zoo

Wild Lights at Dublin Zoo has become a new tradition for families, couples and groups visiting Dublin over the Christmas season. The event was sorely missed in 2020 and we are delighted to welcome it back to Phoenix Park in 2021. This year’s theme ‘Around the World’ is in keeping with the return of international […]

Christmas Traditions in Dublin

Dublin is a special city, especially around Christmas time. From illuminated streets lit with thousands of twinkling Christmas lights to listening to some familiar faces sing our favourite carols on Christmas eve, Dubliners have some lovely traditions which are open to everyone. Book a Christmas stay in Ashling Hotel today to beat the usual rush […]