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Top 10 Vacation Rentals In Dublin, Ireland - Updated 2020

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Sitting at the mouth of the River Liffey, Dublin, the capital of Ireland, is known or its historic buildings, large city parks, Irish pubs, and the iconic Guinness beer. Culture and history buffs should definitely visit the Dublin Castle, a historic site dating back to 1204 and the St Patrick’s Cathedral, which impresses with its medieval architecture and musical recitals. The Guinness Storehouse should not be missed either, as it is one of Ireland’s most popular tourist attractions. Join a tour that spreads over seven floors and ends at the Gravity Bar, where a pint of Guinness comes with panoramic views of the Dublin skyline. Eager to explore more of Dublin’s hidden gems? Read on to see the best vacation rentals in Dublin, Ireland.

1. Spacious studio for couples (from USD 133)

This spacious oval studio apartment can guarantee a unique experience in an authentic, elegant Georgian decor. Ideal for couples, it comes with free Wi-Fi, television, an indoor fireplace, a laptop-friendly workspace, and a washer and dryer. Guests can cook their own meals in the fully equipped kitchen, and the breakfast is provided. Located in Mountjoy Square, the accommodation is minutes from O’Connell Street, several shops, restaurants, and pubs.

Unique Oval Georgian Studio Gr. Fl.
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
439 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful furnishings a well appointed kitchen and a huge window for plenty of light
i particularly appreciated the fixings for coffee yogurt and eggs for breakfast
space is small and cozy with a bedroom loft and lovely interior design
our apartment was heated and comfortable upon our arrival
the space is gorgeous: airy and cozy
Cleanliness:
lovely clean and elegant flat
karin's place is very stylish clean and comfortable
karin’s place was nice and clean
a great flat lovely and spacious and clean with a wonderfully equipped kitchen
the flat is nice and clean and conveniently located
Host:
the hosts are friendly and informative
karin is very nice host
karin is a wonderful host
she was very accommodating and helpful
karen is a great host
Location:
great location 15min walk to gpo
loved this apartment close to everything and walking distance to attractions
a really interesting room in a good location
place was perfect location you can walk everywhere or catch bus/cab
place was cute and cozy
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2. Private room with complimentary breakfast (from USD 90)

This charming vacation rental sits right in the heart of Dublin and boasts a bright, colorful interior and Victorian architecture. Ideal for a couple or a small family, the private room has a double bed, a reading corner, and lots of books, a piano, and a fireplace. Guests will also have access to a private bathroom and can enjoy a complimentary breakfast in the kitchen and dining area. Other amenities include free Wi-Fi, linens, towels, and multiple family features, including babysitter recommendations, a highchair, toys, and books for kids.

Central Dublin Comfy Victorian Charm
Dublin, Ireland
270 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable and sleeping was easy
she provides a nice array of breakfast items
the room is lovely light well-decorated and homey
very comfortable stay with a warm welcome
the room is charming and a great size for two people
Cleanliness:
the bathroom was also clean and modern
everything is very clean
our room was very spacious clean and comfortable
the room and bathroom were quaint and clean
the room is beautiful and absolutely clean
Host:
she and her family were gracious hosts
aoife was a pleasant and kind host
really welcoming and warm house and host
aoife was gentle and accommodating we felt like home
aoifa was an incredibly kind helpful and friendly host
Location:
great location with an easy walk to city centre
a good location to walk or bus to dublin's many attractions
great location about a 20-25 minute walk from temple bar
the house is about 15 min walk from proper downtown but located in friendly neighborhood
aoife's place is the ideal irish flat
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3. Central apartment rental ideal for families (from USD 99)

This city center apartment has a great location, next to many of Dublin’s main attractions, including the City Hall, the Dublin Castle, and the Guinness Storehouse. Available for short or long-term rental, the apartment comes with a double bedroom with an ensuite bathroom, a living room with an additional sofa bed and a dining area, and a well-appointed kitchen. The list of amenities includes free Wi-Fi, cable television, linens, towels, ironing facilities, family features, and gym access.

Dublin City Centre Apt #1 - Unbeatable Location!
Dublin , Dublin, Ireland
287 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was well appointed and the coffee maker made great coffee
there is a washer/dryer great wi-fi fully equipped kitchen and plenty of hot water
room had a fan so it wasn't loud at night
apartment is a perfect size for 2 people and the coffee machine is a great addition
we spent 4 days in sadia and dee’s beautiful apartment and it was even better than we had hoped
Cleanliness:
very great and very clean
apartment is clean
the place is clean and stylish
the apartment is spotlessly clean and very well equipped
apartment was clean and everything you needed was available
Host:
the hosts were welcoming and helpful
dee was very responsive and helpful when our travel plans changed unexpectedly
thank you sadia and dee for being perfect hosts and allowing us to stay in this lovely apartment
check in was easy and the hosts are very responsive and helpful
the apartment is lovely and the hosts are so helpful quickly responding to any communications
Location:
easy walking distance to everything
great location walking distance to many attractions
amazing location can walk to everything very easily
amazing location it’s close to all the major attractions
location was so great
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4. Modern apartment in the heart of Dublin (from USD 676)

Here’s a centrally located apartment rental that is spacious enough to welcome both you and your friends or family. The two-bedroom, one bathroom apartment is close to pubs, restaurants, shops, and some famous landmarks like the St. Patrick’s Cathedral or the St. Stephen’s Green Georgian Park. Each bedroom comes with a large double bed, and there’s an additional double sofa bed in the living room. The kitchen is fully equipped with a refrigerator, a stove, an oven, a microwave, and a toaster. Other amenities available include free Wi-Fi, cable television, a dining area, linens and towels, and central heating. Guests also have access to a gym and pool complex nearby.

Easy Stroll to Every Attraction!
15 reviews
Apartment 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Great apartment with modern and classy interiors
The living room had a TV which had a large variety of channels
The kitchen had a fully working cooking range and other handy utensils
Great apartment in proximity to everything
The apartment was a beauty
Cleanliness:
Hairy Lemon Very comfortable and clean
The place was so bright and airy
When I checked the bedroom everything was neat and clean
The apartment was so clean and well-designed
Host:
I only have good things to say about this place
none was delivered Make sure and get detailed directions on how to use hot water and shower Location was good
I also noticed the good painting job and how the rooms were well-furnished
The appartment work well for us as one of our party could not walk too far for too long
The food just outside the door is amazing Easy to get to all the typical tourist spots Close to temple bar
Location:
I walked around the place and found that there was a really nice restaurant and a few other shops nearby
The locality was great - quiet building in a secure area
Nearby the areas of interest such as convenient stores where you can easily purchase items whenever you want theatres and restaurants which are just across the street and also the great views of...
It was easy to get to the different attractions in the city
The only downside is the noise at night Right in the center of nightlife and can be a little noisy
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5. Modern duplex apartment for large families or groups (from USD 89)

This modern apartment rental comes with two double bedrooms, one twin bedroom, and three bathrooms, and can host up to six people. Guests can rent it together with another apartment in the building, for groups of up to 12 guests. Some of the amenities available include free Wi-Fi, cable television, a washer and dryer, central heating, and free parking. The apartment is kid-friendly and has a 24-hour concierge service.

Top Quality 3-Bedroom Duplex Apt. in Dublin City Centre
115 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
There are 3 bedrooms with comfortable beds
The property is bright with all of the large windows; find some time to spend in the window seats
Large kitchen with all you need to prepare a meal
The apartment itself was very comfortable quiet and well equipped
Some things were broken or in need of repair hence the bit lower rating
Cleanliness:
Everything was timely and as expected
The apartment was very clean and comfortable after a long day of walking around Dublin
Host:
good fast communication with owner
nothing major - nice and helpful owner
very nice condo and Pat was most helpful
Pat was very helpful and accomodating
the owner was very helpful before and during our stay with suggestions and tips requiring "local" knowledge
Location:
Beautiful apartment in a really good location
The location is very convenient to the Dublin attractions
This property is very convenient to the Smithfield Luas stop which gives you great access to City Centre Dublin especially the Jervis shopping district
Secure and convenient location and a beautiful flat Needs a few small repairs but
Convenient location that is very walkable to great Dublin attractions
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6. Spacious two-bedroom apartment near Trinity College (from USD 85)

This apartment rental near Trinity College can sleep up to five guests in its two bedrooms. Within walking distance from Dublin’s main attractions, this spacious property comes with cable television, free Wi-Fi, a washer and dryer, telephone, linens, towels, and elevator access. The fully equipped kitchen has a dishwasher, a refrigerator, a stove, a toaster, a microwave, and a coffeemaker. Guests can cook their own meals and enjoy them in the dining area.

Modern 2 Bed, 2 Bath Central Dublin Flat near Trinity College
67 reviews
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The flat has all the amenities needed to make our stay comfortable
The host has very complete directions on getting to the apartment and how everything in it works
Cleanliness:
It is centrally located and was very clean
We enjoyed our stay and the full washer and separate dryer were a huge bonus
Host:
David provided us with ample informatoon about the flat and was quick to answer any questions we had via email
We really appreciated how clean the flat was when we arrived and how close it is to the city center Would definitely rent again
We enjoyed being close to the train station which allowed us access to numerous day trips
Location:
The bus lines are close by and a short walk to Temple Bar and many other places
Great place in very convenient location for family of 4 Close to many restaurants
Great location with easy access to the city
It's in a secure building
Location is close to everything
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7. Refurbished apartment rental overlooking the canal (from USD 142)

This apartment rental can sleep up to four guests in a central location, close to all of Dublin’s main attractions. Indoors, guests will find free Wi-Fi, television, central heating, a washer and dryer, and dining space for four. One of the apartment’s best features, however, is the small but furnished balcony overlooking the canal. Guests can savor their morning coffee or enjoy a nightcap while taking in the water views.

Dublin: city centre location with view over the canal, private and safe block, all transports available nearby
Custom House Harbour
50 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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8. Large, modern apartment next to Grafton Street (from USD 454)

This modern apartment rental is only a short walk from Grafton Street, Dublin’s famous shopping area, Trinity College, and the Temple Bar district. The master bedroom comes with a queen-size bed, the second bedroom with a double bed, and there’s an additional sofa bed in the living room, together managing to sleep up to six guests. There’s cable television available, free Wi-Fi, a dishwasher, a hot tub, and linens and towels.

Perfect Location! Sleeps 6
Coppinger Row
2 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

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9. Family apartment close to the Dublin Castle

This family apartment rental comes with a double bedroom, a spacious living and dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, a full bathroom, and a lovely balcony with city views. The front desk is available 24 hours, and there’s also elevator access to the apartment. Some of the amenities available include free Wi-Fi, cable television, a washer and dryer, and a hairdryer, upon request.

Staycity Aparthotels Christchurch
Dublin, IE
5 Guests 0 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms

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10. Central apartment best for young people

This apartment rental can host up to four people, and it is ideal for young people eager to have fun in one of the pubs, clubs, and restaurants nearby. Even though the apartment is in a quiet area, there are lots of opportunities for fun and entertainment nearby. Indoors, guests will find a bedroom with two single beds, a living room with a sofa bed, a fully equipped kitchen, and a bathroom with a shower and bathtub combination. There’s free Wi-Fi, cable television, linens and towels, a hairdryer, ironing facilities, and basic toiletries.

Super Central Cosy Apt Temple Bar
Dublin, Ireland
476 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
queen of tarts next door good for coffee and breakfast
the bed may be the most comfortable bed we've ever slept on
queen of tarts right outside the apartment was great for a coffee/cake and breakfast
we were lucky to have great dublin weather but this made for a warm apartment
Cleanliness:
the apartment was clean and she even left cookies and milk in the refrigerator
the apartment is small but clean and efficient
everything was fabulous - a comfortable bed very clean and lots of nice little touches
the space itself is so clean modern spacious and comfortable
unit is spacious (2 of us) clean and well appointed
Host:
friendly host quick email responses
she was a kind and gracious host
kate is a great host
she was very helpful and accommodating
kate was a fantastic host
Location:
great location in the centre
perfect location for your stay in dublin central to everything
great location walking distance to all the good attractions in dublin
perfect location for exploring the city
really cute place in temple bar dublin
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Dublin, Ireland, beyond its historic buildings and beer attractions

There’s more to Dublin than cathedrals, castles, pubs, and great beer. Not that these aren’t all good enough reasons to come visit Dublin, but it’s the people that carry on the Irish spirit and culture. The locals are those who give this place such a unique, lively atmosphere. They’re always friendly, eager to share a story, a joke, or just a piece of Irish history. Don’t forget to book a place to stay first. There’s something for you in our list of the best vacation rentals in Dublin, Ireland.

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