The Clarence

Boutique Luxury in the Heart of Temple Bar

Located in Temple Bar and listed in The Irish Independent’s 50 Best Places to Stay in Ireland in 2021, The Clarence is Dublin’s original rock ‘n’ roll hotel. Being one of Dublin’s most iconic hotels, The Clarence Hotel offers everything you need for a top hotel break, romantic getaway, family break or staycation right in the heart of Dublin City. When you arrive at The Clarence Hotel, you will be greeted by a warm and friendly welcome before checking into one of our recently renovated luxury hotel rooms or suites. Offering an incredible location in Dublin 2 between Wellington Quay, the best of Dublin City is within moments of our boutique hotel so you can enjoy everything our beautiful and vibrant city has to offer.

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Meeting rooms in Dublin City Centre

The Rose Room is ideally located in Dublin City Centre, enjoying excellent public transport links with close proximity to all major routes. Situated on the first floor of The Clarence Hotel, The Rose Room features an abundance of natural daylight, accommodating a wide variety of events such as meetings, conferences, trainings, seminars, press and product launches, weddings and private cocktail receptions. Whether you’re looking for a working lunch, an exquisite sit-down dining experience or delicious canapés, you can be rest assured knowing that Michelin Star Chef Oliver Dunne and his team will be catering for you, your family and friends, guests or colleagues.

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Rose Room

  • 100

The Curious Mister

  • 80

Live Like Locals. Corporate Preferred

Press Up Hotels have redefined the traditional hotel model by thinking creatively to meet the needs of the modern day corporate traveler. We offer exciting spaces in which to rest, connect, create, and discover. We contribute to the cultural fabric of our vibrant cities and communities through the support and promotion of local Irish art in all its wonderful forms.

Your wedding located right in the heart of Dublin

The Clarence lobby bar is a gorgeously appointed place to relax and enjoy a drink as well as the sleek cocktail bar, The Curious Mister. The Rose Room is our dedicated event space, overlooking the River Liffey which can accommodate up to 80 guests for seated meals or 120 for a cocktail style wedding. The Clarence Suites can accommodate meetings and parties of varying sizes and The Penthouse is perfect for intimate get-togethers.

Group & Corporate Travel

Our customer success team are here to take the stress out of arranging group and corporate travel across Ireland. We offer one point of contact from your enquiry through to travel completion, with multiple accommodation and entertainment options across Press Up’s wide portfolio of hotels, restaurants, bars, cinemas and leisure venues.

The Clarence

Bedrooms – 58 rooms

Lobby Bar– 80 pax
The Rose Room – 100 pax
The Curious Mister – 80 pax
The Penthouse – 25 pax

GDS Codes

Sabre YX349073
Galileo YXF6657
Worldspan YX98775
Pegasus YX48085


  • Located in Temple Bar and overlooking Liffey River, The Clarence hotel offers an incredible location in Dublin 2, with the best of the city moments away.
  • Each of our bedrooms has a TV with selection of international channels, tasty snack, tea and coffee facilities.
  • Enjoy corporate exclusives of The curious Mister, a gorgeously appointed cocktail bar, The Stout Bar, for cosy pints of plain, or Cleaver East, a contemporary restaurant owned by Oliver Dunne.
  • Host your event in our beautiful Clarence Suite, a bright, airy, and elegant room which can be divided into three smaller section to host a meeting area, a tea a coffee station as well as a separate dining space.

Sister hotels

Press Up Hotels offer exciting spaces in which to rest, connect, create, and discover. Each unique hotel is inspired by its location, with a common thread of great attention to detail in design and above all, warm and authentic Irish hospitality. Choose your destination and dive in.