Grand Canal Square
Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane is located right next to Grand Canal Square and is adjacent to Bord Gais Energy Theatre. This is a thriving new area, developed only in the last 10 years. It’ss also a booming business district with companies such as Facebook, Google, State Street based in this location. Even better, there is a variety of bars and restaurants in Grand Canal Square, making it the new trendy place to hang out with friends in Dublin. Discover activities in Grand Canal and plan your trip to Dublin.
The Grand Canal has its own adventure centre called ‘Wakedock’, based in Ringsend. All the activities take place on the canal and the main sporting activity is cable wakeboarding. This sport has become increasingly fashionable and is on the list of potential sports for the Olympic games in 2020.
Grand Canal dock is home to many diverse architectural buildings, such as the award winning Alto Vetro building. It’s also home to ‘The Factory’, which accommodates the Irish Film and Television Network studios. Moreover, the building has been used as a recording studio where a number of U2’s albums were recorded.
Viking Tour Bus
The Viking tour bus meanders through Grand Canal Square. It also converts itself into a boat, taking visitors on a trip along the canal. This attraction is perfect for families with young children.
Dublin’s newest theatre, Bord Gais Energy Theatre raised it’s curtains in 2010. Since then it’s entertaining half a million guest’s a year, and is truly a spectacular venue. Showcasing a variety of different shows throughout the year, from ballet to musicals, the Grand Canal is the perfect spot to enjoy a cocktail or two before hitting the theatre for a show. Clayton Cardiff Lane offers its guests and the public a pre-theatre dining option in our restaurant.
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The Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane is located adjacent to the Grand Canal area, and offers 4 star, modern hotel rooms.LESS INFORMATION