At Belvedere Hotel we pride ourselves in taking care of school classes and groups as they have been staying with us for many years. We have fully designed programmes what we implement when school groups stay with us, customised to make them feel safe and have a thoroughly enjoyable trip to Dublin. This includes a designated reservations co-ordinator to look after your booking from start to finish. We offer extremely competitive room prices for groups; extra food options and clean spacious rooms secure through a key card system.
School Trips Rooms
We are lucky to have an array of room types to choose from depending on your group size and requirements. We have spacious quad rooms catering for up to 4 people sharing as well as our twin & triple rooms.
They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Our breakfast menu includes our full Irish hot breakfast and also an array of juices, pastries and yogurts. By the end of breakfast, everyone will be fuelled up and ready for a wonderful day ahead! Breakfast is included in the price for groups who book directly.
Organising a school trip out in a busy city can be hard enough without having to think about lunch. Belvedere Hotel ensures you don´t need to worry about this by offering packed lunches. They include a sandwich or filled role, muesli or chocolate bar, fruit and drink.
Depending on your requirements we can offer a buffet style dinner in the evening or the option of a table service meal. Our packages can we amended to suit your groups requirements and budgets.
Our Top Suggestions of Places to Visit on your Dublin School Tour
Get the most out of the educational trip with these visits:
One of Ireland’s top school attractions, involves the learning, research and sharing of information on Dublin City’s Viking, Medieval, and Archaeological history.
There are a wide range of learning facilities at Dublinia for all primary and secondary schools. The authentically costumed guided tours are age and ability specific to ensure classes get an individually tailored educational experience based on teachers’ learning goals whilst also paying particular attention to areas relevant to the curriculum.
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum offers exciting and engaging education programmes and activities for primary students, closely linked to the school curriculum. Students and teachers can make use of interactive exhibits and work packs which are sent out prior to your visit. The museum and its educational activities explore the diversity of Irish life since 1800 through the stories of the famous (and not so famous) people who are buried there.
Discover why 10 million people left Ireland, and the impact they had on the world. Irish history should never be a long list of names and dates, it should be an experience. A visit to EPIC Ireland gives a hands on look at Irish culture and its past with a fully interactive museum.
Fun Places to Visit
Because learning is always better while having fun, schools trips to Dublin can also include these kids friendly activities:
Surfdock and Wakedock
Together Surfdock and Wakedock offer a unique range of water sports that are fun and exciting for students to learn, all in the safe surroundings of the Grand Canal Dock in Dublin 4. They offer all year-round tuition in wakeboarding, kayaking, sailing, windsurfing and stand up paddle boarding for students from 8 years onwards.
Spread over 28 hectares, Dublin Zoo has over 1 million visitors a year. Officially Ireland’s biggest family attraction, not only offers a great day out for all, but also a journey of learning and discovery about the world’s precious wildlife.
Animals at Dublin Zoo live enriched lives in natural social groups, they are fit and healthy, able to breed and raise their own young. They can be observed in naturalistic spaces with vegetation, substrate and water features that reflects their native habitat.
Viking Splash Tour
The Viking Splash Tour is a thrilling 75 minute tour around the main sights and scenes of historic Dublin City. Visitors can roar along with the cast of Viking guides, as they deliver an informative, entertaining and engaging commentary, ensuring all are captivated on this thrilling tour!
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