A venue dating all the way back to 1928, the Gate theatre is a well-known and established venue in Dublin City. The theatre is host to a range of performances including dance, art, film and theatre productions. It is the closest theatre to the Belvedere Hotel. Distance from Hotel: 3-minute walk
The 3Arena is Dublin’s best loved concert venue, located in North Wall in Dublin’s Docklands. Built on the site of the former Point Theatre, it’s 14,000 capacity makes it the largest indoor arena in Ireland. A stunning, state-of-the-art entertainment venue, it has played host to all the greats hosting on average 150 events each year. Getting There: The LUAS RED LINE leaves you at 3Arena’s doorstep. The red line operates from Abbey Street, a 10-minute walk from The Belvedere Hotel. There are extra trams on show nights to cater for the large numbers that use the service on their journey home. Alternatively take a 10-minute taxi ride to the venue which will cost approximately €12.
The Belvedere Hotel is located just minutes’ walk from Croke Park stadium. Croke Park is home to Irelands national sports, Gaelic football and hurling. Don’t miss out on this uniquely Irish experience where the result is always right, no matter who wins. The stadium can hold up to 82,300 making it Irelands largest venue and also the perfect venue for sporting events and music events! Distance from hotel: Less than a 10-minute walk from the Belvedere Hotel.
The Olympia Theatre is located on Dame Street in Dublin City Centre. Build in the 1800’s the Olympia has gone through some major renovations but it is a welcomed home to opera, theatre, ballet, comedy, music, dance and musicals. Distance from Hotel: 10-minute taxi ride/bus, 20-minute walk
The Abbey theatre is steeped in Irish history initially founded by the famous Irish poet WB. Yeats and has a long-standing reputation for some of the most successful plays in Ireland. It is Irelands National theatre with theatre productions showing year-round.Distance from Hotel: 11-minute walk, 7-minute taxi / bus.
Bord Gais Energy Theatre
The Bord Gáis Theatre is a state of the art theatre, situated in the heart of Dublin. The theatre can seat over 2,000 people and is a fantastic addition to the art and cultural heritage of Dublin City. It is our largest theatre and is designed to present theatrical productions that were previously impossible to host effectively here in Ireland. Distance from Hotel: 10 min taxi, 20 mins public transport, 30 min walk.
The Academy is the go to venue in Dublin for live music, indie club nights and rock/pop bands. The venue is made up of four floors and holds major club nights on the weekends. It is a short stroll from O’Connell St. Distance from Hotel: 12-minute walk / 7 minutes on public transport
The National Concert Hall
If you want to attend Opera or live jazz music, Dublin’s National Concert Hall is the place to go. Listen to Irelands National Symphony Orchestra or the Chamber Choir Ireland or simply relax and enjoy a guided tour through the historic building with breakfast or afternoon tea also available. The venue is a short walk from St. Stephen Green and has over 1000 shows or events a year. A must-see venue in Dublin! Distance from Hotel: 25 mins walk, 20 mins on public transport / Taxi
Another Dublin venue dating back to the 1800’s, the Gaiety theatre is renowned for bringing comedy, musicals and dance to Dublin with many famous stars gracing the stage over the years. Some of Dublin most iconic concerts have taken place at the Gaiety and the theatre continues to amuse each year by bringing classic shows and all types of events to stage.LESS INFORMATION