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10 Dublin Hotels With Swimming Pools: Family Deals Over Christmas Holidays from €149

Treat yourself to an overnight escape during the Christmas holidays. Stay in of these Dublin hotels with swimming pools, and enjoy some well deserved family time.


If you want to enjoy a family break at Christmas time, why not book an overnight stay in Dublin? All deals below are based in family friendly hotels in Dublin hotels with swimming pools. I have priced these on one-night stays between Christmas and New Year, but you can simply edit the links below if you want to stay a little longer, or change your dates.

It is important to note that some facilities may have restrictions in place, so I always recommend booking a room with free cancellation incase there are any changes to the listed facilities that may not suit you, or you have to cancel at the last minute.



1. Clayton Hotel, Cardiff Lane: €144

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This 4-star hotel is located right in the heart of Dublin’s Grand Canal Dock overlooking the Bord Gais Energy Theatre. With a 22 meter swimming pool and health club, it is one of Dublin’s most popular family hotels. Add on family breakfast for just €16.

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2. Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel Killiney, Family Room: €239

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Overlooking Dublin Bay, I love the location of this hotel. I enjoy walking the family friendly Killiney Hill Walk regularly. Of course you can also take a short Dart ride to Dublin city, or simply relax and enjoy the pool – this great hotel has it all covered. Add on a family breakfast for just €15.

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3. Bonnington Hotel: 2 Rooms €204pp


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The Bonnington Hotel boasts a swimming pool, fitness and leisure club, as well as the popular McGettigans bar and restaurant. It is located just 3km from Dublin city centre, and within walking distance of Drumcondra village. 

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4. Hilton Hotel Kilmainham, 2 Interconnecting Rooms with breakfast: €198


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We had the pleasure of dining at the Hilton’s Broyage Bar & Bistro recently after a visit to Kilmainham Gaol. This four-star hotel also boasts a hydrotherapy pool, gym, sauna, and steam room. It is located opposite Kilmainham Gaol and the Irish Modern Museum of Art (check restrictions re opening), and it also a short walk away from the Irish National War Memorial Gardens – one of Dublin’s hidden gems.

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5. Camden Court Hotel, 2 Rooms: €269

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The Camden Court Hotel is located in one of Dublin’s most popular locations. Enjoy a ramble around St. Stephens’s Green, shop the sales on Grafton Street, and return to the hotel for a family swim.

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6. Clayton Liffey Valley, Superior Quadruple Room with breakfast: €151 

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Combining a shopping break with a family staycation – a win-win, right? Located beside the Liffey Valley Shopping Centre, this family friendly hotel is very popular with families and shoppers! The rooms are spacious and include tea/coffee making facilities and a mini fridge, and there is a choice of dining options available in the Italian Restaurant, or the Globe Bar & Restaurant. Price for family room is only €139.
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7. The Spencer Hotel, Deluxe Triple Room, sleeps 4: €189

Spencer Hotel, hotel with swimming pool in Dublin

The Spencer Hotel is a great choice to explore Dublin city, with the added advantage of having a fully equipped gym and 18-metre swimming pool with dedicated family times in place. The Lobby Lounge offers All Day Dining and the spacious rooms are ideal for families.

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8. Castleknock Hotel, 30th Dec, Dinner, Bed & Breakfast: €284

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If you want to feel like you are in the countryside, the Castleknock Hotel might be the choice for you. Set in lush grounds with an onsite golf course, and close to Phoenix Park, you may decide not to venture into the city centre at all. Children will love the playground and swimming pool too.

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9. Intercontinental Hotel, Junior Suite with breakfast & evening meal: €440

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The five-star Intercontinental Hotel is one of Dublin’s best 5-Star Resort hotels, so if you want to treat yourself and your family to a luxury night away, in a junior suite, look no further. The Intercontinental’s Luxury Dining Escape includes breakfast, a three-course evening meal, access to the swimming pool, and complimentary car parking. 

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10. The Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, 2 Rooms: €266

dublin hotels with swimming pools - the Royal Marine Dun laoghaire

There are some gorgeous walks along Dun Laoghaire Promenade and Pier, just what you need after a Christmas binge! Who knows you might get tempted to swim in the 40ft? If you just want to relax, you can do that too – the Royal Marine hotel has a health club and indoor pool, as well as a choice of dining options in Hardys bar and the Dun Bistro.

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I hope this post on Dublin hotels with swimming pools will help you plan a nice family escape the Halloween break.  It is important to note that some of the facilities / activities listed may not be operating to full capacity – please check with individual hotel for clarification. I always recommend booking a room with free cancellation incase there are any changes to the listed facilities that may not suit you.


These Irish hotel deals were researched across various hotel booking sites. When you make a booking you do so via a third party website. Prices are correct at the time of publishing but may change. Some of the links in this post contain affiliate links where I receive a small commission if a booking is made, but at no additional cost to you.  Read more in my privacy policy.





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