At The Spencer Hotel
The number one tourist attraction in Ireland is the incredible Guinness Storehouse. Get ready to learn all about Dublin's most famous export across 7 floors of the ultimate Guinness experience. Learn from start to finish the process involved in creating Guinness and the unique method that gives this drink its delicious taste.
Within The Guinness Storehouse, there are seven floors of interactive experiences that combine the brewing heritage with Ireland’s own history. The experience is a self-guided tour lasting around 1.5 hours, however you can book a guided tour ahead of time. After you have finished learning about the Guinness story, brewing process, and advertising history, you can partake in the tasting experience, where you will be taken on a multi-sensory tasting journey. You can also book The Connoisseur Experience in advance if you would like to have a more exclusive tasting experience in a private bar. Ending your time at the storehouse, you can go to the Guinness Academy where you will learn how to pour the perfect pint (and drink it after), or head straight to the Gravity Bar for a 360 degree view of the city and your complimentary pint.
The Guinness Storehouse is open 7 days a week from 9:30am – 7pm, with the last admission being at 5pm. However, throughout July and August there are extended hours from 9am – 8pm, with the last admission being at 6pm. It’s busiest days are usually Friday and Saturday, with the busiest times ranging around 2-4pm.
The Spencer Hotel is close to the Guinness Storehouse, and a great place to stay if you're in Dublin. The Luas tram network stops just outside the hotel, and will leave you at the Fatima Luas stop which is only an 8 minute walk to the storehouse. At The Spencer, we have excellent staff, delicious food at East Restaurant and we endeavour to give visitors a high quality, unique experience. If you are visiting for several days, you can save on your stay; stay 3 nights or more and you'll save 15% on the best available rate. We have a host of great offers for your Spencer stay,see our offers page for more details.
East Restaurant serves an exquisite Asian Pacific menu in an upscale and relaxing ambiance. We have a range of menus at our restaurant to suit different diners, if you want to have a super-fast two course lunch, check out the bento box for €15.75. Or why not tuck into our delicious Early Bird Sundown Set Menu? 2 courses from only €25 per person. The Spencer Cocktail Bar has a superb mix of cocktails and drinks to suit all tastes. From our wide selection of premium gins, craft beers to our incredible cocktail menu, a stay at The Spencer is incomplete without trying a few.
The Spencer Hotel is close to Dublin's main attractions such as the Bord Gais Energy Theatre, The Custom House, the IFSC, the 3 Arena, Christ Church Cathedral and the Aviva Stadium. You can avail of public transport services such as the Luas, Dublin Bus and the Dart. The Luas is handy for nipping across from the IFSC location passing O’Connell Street moving down towards Heuston Station. Dublin Bus have various routes around the city and the Dart is ideal to travel around Dublin and visit some of the beautiful seaside towns on the Dublin/Wicklow coasts.
So if you’re planning an escape to Dublin or if you just want a break away, The Spencer Hotel offers you the city at their doorstep beside all of Dublin's main attractions.