Top 5 reasons to stay in The Marker

Grand Canal Square and the Docklands area epitomises the optimistic wave that runs through Dublin at the moment as the community is made up of young professionals and creative types. It is the perfect location to ignite your spirit of adventure and discovery or simply to sit back and enjoy the tranquil views. Need convincing? Check out our top 5 reasons to stay in The Marker Hotel Dublin below.

1. Location

Located in Grand Canal Square, The Marker Hotel is a 20-minute stroll from Dublin’s well-loved Georgian streets, Temple Bar and Trinity College. Nestled between the River Liffey, the Grand Canal and a short stroll from Sandymount Beach and the rich Irish Sea, many of Dublin’s most unique experiences are within walking distance from the hotel. Catch a show at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre, escape with friends for a luxury shopping experience on Grafton street or visit Windmill Lane recording studio where the band U2 recorded many of their famous album including the Joshua Tree. Dine onboard one of Dublin’s many canal boats and sail through the city or cruise Dublin Bay to see our beautiful fishing marinas and villages. You see, the possibilities are endless.


2. No 2 on TripAdvisor

Out of the 155 hotels available in Dublin, The Marker Hotel is listed as number two with a rating of 4.5/5 from over 4,000 reviews. With close proximity to city centre amenities and the coast, the variety of stay The Marker provides ensure guests get a real taste of Ireland during their stay. The Marker is also the recipient of a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence which is awarded to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travellers and a TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice award which is TripAdvisor’s highest recognition and is presented annually to the top 1% of businesses across select categories. You can read more about the experiences of our guests on our review page. 

3. Award-winning Spa

The Spa at The Marker Hotel, located on the mezzanine level of the hotel encourages total escape from the pace of everyday living. Featuring a dramatic 1.2-metre-deep, 23-metre-long infinity pool, eucalyptus-infused steam room, sauna, oversized Jacuzzi and state of the art gym, The Spa at The Marker, is a rare jewel in such a central city location. With an extensive treatment menu, own door access and late-night opening hours, the Spa has been a deserved winner of the title of "Dublin Spa of the Year" by Irish Tatler Magazine in both 2017 and 2016. Guests staying at The Marker have complimentary access to our Spa facilities, the perfect antidote to jet lag.

4. Rooftop Bar & Terrace

Located on the seventh floor of the hotel, The Marker Rooftop Bar & Terrace offers 360° views across the cityscape to the wild natural beauty of the mountains and the Irish sea. From sunset cocktails to sunrise yoga, our Rooftop has many personalities. In the summer months, our Rooftop offers guests a space to relax, unwind and escape with yoga boxes available from front desk and 60-minute yoga classes available on Saturdays. By night, our Rooftop changes into a sophisticated lounge area where you can enjoy an array of cocktails made with care and precision along with some sumptuous sharing boards. Access to the Rooftop is on a first come first served basis with priority access for guests of The Marker. The Rooftop's opening hours change with season.

5. Proud Member of Leading Hotels of the World ®

The Marker Hotel is a proud member of Leading Hotels of the World®. An established brand with more than 400 hotels in over 80 countries, Leading Hotels’ distinct properties make up a collection of independent and uncommon luxury hotels throughout the world.

With increased flight connections and US pre-clearance at Dublin airport, Ireland has never been easier to visit, making it the perfect base for you and your family to explore our beautiful capital city. Make sure to take a look at our exclusive offers and hotel packages before you book your stay at The Marker. For rates and room category enquiries, please contact our reservations team on +353 (0) 1 687 5130 or email

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