Located in the heart of Dublin City at the hub of the national road and rail network, Dublin Port is a crucial access point for Ireland and the Dublin area in particular. Dublin Port handles over 50% of all trade in the Republic of Ireland and is the largest port in Ireland for both passengers and freight.
Dublin Port has contributed much to Ireland’s community, culture, and history. It now hosts several initiatives, including Starboard home, Dublin Port Riverfest, Aware’s Harbour2Harbour Walk, the Diving Bell project, and more.
Dublin Port has welcomed over 1.84 million tourists through the ferry companies operating at the port and through the cruise vessels calling to the port every year. If you are planning on travelling by sea, there are four Irish ferry companies that operate up to thirteen sails daily connecting Dublin with other cities. You can view the ferry schedule on the Dublin Port website.
The Spencer Hotel Dublin is located near Dublin Port and is the ideal base if you are visiting Dublin City. The Spencer Hotel is approximately 10 minutes by car, bus or taxi from Dublin Port. The Hotel also provides secure underground parking for the convenience of guests with a car.
If you are travelling by car, you can easily park and explore Dublin by foot or Luas without the stress of trying to navigate through the city and struggling to find parking in crowded areas. If you wish to drive to Dublin Port, you can park your car in Short Term parking for a charge of €2.00 per hour with a minimum charge of €1.00. You can also easily get to Dublin Port by the red Luas line, located less than 3 minutes from the hotel doors. Take the red line to The Point which will leave you directly opposite Dublin Port.
The Spencer Hotel’s prime location in the heart of Dublin city centre makes exploring Dublin very easy. With a bus stop and a Luas stop right outside our doors, you will never have to struggle with getting around the city. Before you start your adventure, enjoy a delicious Asian fusion meal at East Restaurant. At the end of the day, you can unwind in The Spencer Cocktail Bar sipping on one of our signature cocktails. If you want to see all the excitement of Dublin Port and the rest of the city, The Spencer Hotel will serve as the perfect base for your trip. Learn more about our special offers and book now.