St. Stephen's Green

20 minute walk from Academy Plaza, enjoy a break by the lake

Dublin Bikes

A great way to take in the sights

Famine Memorial

Striking sculptures depicting migrating sufferers of Ireland's Great Famine from 1845 to 1852.

Dublin City Leisure


Coca-Cola Zero Dublinbikes are also available outside the hotel, stations are distributed throughout the city centre to enable easy access and optimal use. A number of credit card enabled terminals allow you to purchase a 3 Day Ticket, Princess Street / O’Connell Street, Station number 33 is 600m walk from the hotel. Once purchased, you can use the 3 Day Ticket to rent or return a bike from any station in the network. A 3 Day Ticket costs €5. The first 30 minutes of use is free on every bike.

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Running or Strolling

If you fancy yourself as the next Mo Farah the banks of the Liffey make for an interesting run, with views from the Board Walk on the Quays, the Famine Memorial to the Samuel Becket Bridge. Take a deep breath and inhale what Dublin City has to offer.

St. Stephens Green is located at the top end of Grafton Street, take a stroll through this oasis of calm and tranquillity away from the hustle and bustle of Dublin city. Enjoy a break by the lake and watch the swans and ducks swim by.


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* Academy Plaza Hotel is situated at 10-14 Findlater Place, just off O’Connell Street, in the heart of Dublin

* All the guest bedrooms at our hotel are contemporary in design

** Our location is perfect if you looking for a Dublin city break or are visiting Dublin on business

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