The Alex

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41-47 Fenian Street Dublin


Complimentary Sparkling Wine Reception

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09/01/2024 – 12/31/2024

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06/14/2024 – 08/31/2024


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Venue Highlights

3D Event Space

Cvent Photo-realistic 3D Event Spaces give planners the ability to realize their vision down to the finest detail.


Room features and guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Internet access
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service
  • View (urban)
  • Voicemail box


  • Onsite catering
  • Onsite restaurant
  • Space (private)
  • Wheelchair accessible

Business services

  • AV capabilities
  • Business center

Venue accessibility

  • Bus
  • Taxi
  • Train


  • Dance floor
  • Staging area

Getting Here

The hotel is located 15kms from Dublin International Airport or approximately 25 minutes by taxi travelling at off peak times. Via Airlink (between 30 – 60 minutes): The Airlink 757 serves the south side of Dublin City, and goes as far as Camden (Charlotte Way and Harcourt Street), with stops at Grand Canal Dock, Pearse Street, Merrion Square, St. Stephen’s Green, Earlsfort Terrace and Adelaide road. There is a stop located beside our sister hotel the Davenport, a 1-minute walk from the hotel lobby. Via Taxi: (20 – 45 minutes depending on time of day) Taxis are available outside the main doors of Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 at the airport 24/7. Our reception team can call you a taxi to the airport on your departure from the Alex. Via Car: (20 – 45 minutes depending on time of day) You can travel via the city centre or the toll bridge.


  • Paid parking
  • Street parking

Distance from airport

  • 7.46 mi. from venue

The Alex Meeting Space

Total meeting space560 sq. ft.
Meeting rooms5
Largest room9,106 sq. ft.
Second largest room4,198 sq. ft.
Space (Private)Available
Exhibit Space861 sq. ft.

Guest Rooms

Total guest rooms103

Local Attractions

The Guinness Storehouse

Historical landmark
4 km away
Immerse yourself in 7 floors of fun and excitement as you explore the story of Ireland's most iconic beer. Enjoy the panoramic views from the famous Gravity Bar, dive into the history of Guinness in Dublin and experience the unique taste of Guinness. With over 20 million visitors, we are Ireland's number one attraction.
The Liberties
Dublin, IE 8

National History Museum

2 minutes away
The building of the National History Museum was constructed in 1856 for the Royal Dublin’s Society growing collections. Today, you can enjoy a nice day at the museum to go back in time. There are different exhibitions to admire in the museum, which is also known under the name ‘dead zoo’.
Merrion Street Upper, Dublin 2

Government Buidlings

Historical landmark
5 minutes away
Government Buildings, built in 1922, is a large Edwardian building on Merrion Street, in which several key offices of the Government of Ireland are located. The offices of the Government Departments are open to the public at certain times.
Upper Merrion Street, Dublin 2

Escape Dublin

Escape rooms are the perfect way to work on team building. Teams will be locked up in a room, and have 60 minutes to escape. To get out, each team must find clues, solve logic puzzles, break codes and find the key to escape. The Escape Dublin is centrally located and can accommodate teams of up to 20 persons.
6 Whitefriars, Aungier Street, Dublin 2

Merrion Square

1 minute away
In the middle of many impressive Georgian buildings, Merrion Square park is located. The park is surrounded on three sides by Georgian redbrick houses, which are also a must-see. Stroll through the park to escape the busy city and enjoy some nature. The park is very centrally located, so everything is close.
Merrion Square, Dublin 2


20 minutes away
3Arena is the home of many concerts of famous artists since 2008. The indoor amphitheatre is located at North Wall Quay in Dublin’s Docklands. In 2011, the 3Arena was named as the fifth busiest music arena of the world.
North Wall Quay, North Dock, Dublin 1

Trinity College

Historical landmark
1 minute away
Ireland’s first university is located in the heart of Dublin. The old library of the university was built in the 1592, found by Queen Elizabeth, and brings you back in time. The library is the home of an illuminated manuscript from 800AD, named The Book of Kells. The library of Trinity is also famous because it’s the longest single chamber library in the world.
Trinity College, College Green, Dublin 2

Grafton Street

5 minutes away
Go for some shopping in Ireland’s famous shopping street, Grafton Street. Many international chain stores, but also chic fashion outlets can be found here. Grafton Street is connecting Georgian Dublin and the Temple Bar area, so it’s the perfect place to have a break after some sightseeing.
Grafton Street, Dublin 2


The Alex is a stylish hotel located in the vibrant heart of the Irish capital. It has 103 bedrooms which are uniquely designed with a retro touch. Each room boasts a super king size bed, 50-inch smart TV with Chromecast connectivity, accessible power points throughout as well as a retro Roberts radio and old-style telephone. The Alex offers a range of meeting and events spaces that are both stylish and versatile. Ideal for any occasion from intimate private dining to large-scale conferences, events spaces at the Alex can accommodate any size of gathering from 10 up to 400 guests. The hotel boasts a wide array of premium amenities, including premium dining at The Carriage, the hotel restaurant-bar, The Secret Garden, an outdoor dining terrace, 24/7 access to a state-of-the-art gym, an open plan workhub in the lobby and the fastest hotel WiFi in Dublin. All of Dublin City Centre is within walking distance from the lobby, including the city’s main business districts the IFSC and Grand Canal Dock. The hotel is well positioned close to all city centre commuter links, within a 3-minute walk to Pearse Street train station, offering rail services across Dublin and Ireland, and a 7-minute walk to Dawson Luas stop, offering tram services across the city.


High season
May 1 – Jun 30
Sep 1 – Oct 22
Shoulder season
Jul 1 – Aug 31
Oct 23 – Nov 30
Mar 14 – Apr 30
Low season

Additional Information

O’Callaghan Collection is the leading 4-star hotel group in Dublin and Gibraltar, operating five luxurious boutique hotels that have been recently refurbished to give our guests a truly exceptional experience in ideal, convenient locations. Each hotel within the Collection possesses its own unique identity, with each space designed with the needs of our guests in mind. Whether it is our spacious bedrooms, dining offerings, meeting spaces or guest amenities, we always ensure our guests have a truly memorable hotel experience, surpassing all expectations each and every time they visit us.