Monday, July 26, 2010

Family Friendly Hotels Dublin!

We've recently read in various publications that it is hard for families of 4 and 5 to find rooms to accommodate the whole family.

Well here in Bewley's Hotels we have family rooms that can accommodate 2 adults and up to 3 children in select properties. We also have a wide range of facilities whithin each hotel to make your family stay enjoyable. There are carefully design kids menus that ensure your little ones are getting all the stuff to keep them healthy and full of beans! Visit our family breaks page to review our family facilities!

The beauty of our Dublin Hotels is that they are located close to many of Dublin's top family attractions.

Go Ireland have listed the following attractions as being the the Top Ten Things To Do For Kids in Dublin:
1. Dublin Zoo
2. Viking Splash Tour
3. Sea Safari
4. Airfield House & Farm
5. Imaginosity
6. The Ark
7. Malahide Castle
8. National Aquatic Centre
9. Lambert Puppet Theatre
10. GAA Museum Tour

Luckily each Bewley's Hotel has family 'Staycation' packages from €99 including accommodation for families and entry to Dublin Zoo, National Aquatic Centre and Dublin Sightseeing Bus Tour.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Bank Holiday Breaks!

Yipppeeee the count down has begun to the next bank holiday weekend. Roll on the end of month and hello August Bank Holiday weekend!
If you are racking your brain trying to find something to do, look no further as Bewley's Hotels have excellent packages available and great room only rates.
At the moment our 2 night weekend break from €99 is a very popular choice. We also have room only rates from €69 per night and our rooms can take 2 adults and up to 2 children.
Bewley's Hotels have 6 hotels across prime city locations including Dublin, Leeds and Manchester. Bank Holiday weekends mean an abundance of events and things to do in each city. Why not book your bank holiday break with Bewley's Hotels!

Monday, July 12, 2010

Dublin Zoo=Good Times!

Most of you will have heard about Kelli the penguin being 'penguin-knapped' from Dublin Zoo last week. For those of you who haven't....yes a penguin was taken from Dublin Zoo last week but she was found and returned unharmed.

Now that the school holidays are well underway, a trip to Dublin Zoo has to be on the list of things to do this summer.

At the end of May, Dublin Zoo launched a new Family Farm. This is a lot more interactive than before and there are more farm animals to see.

Dublin Zoo is not just for kids but a great day out for all ages. If you are living outside of Dublin and want to take a trip to the zoo and need a hotel near Dublin Zoo, why not avail of Bewley's Hotels 'Staycation' package?
This package includes accommodation for 2 adults and up to 2 children under 12 & Family Entrance to Dublin Zoo from €99. 

This is an excellent special offer in our Dublin Hotels; Newlands Cross, Leopardstown, Dublin Airport and Ballsbridge. Please note a €30 supplement applies in Bewley's Hotel Ballsbridge.

To Book Simply Visit Our Special Offers!
Visit our Dublin Zoo page for more information on Zoo Opening Times.

Enjoy Summer in Dublin!

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Electric Picnic 2010

Have you seen the line up for Electric Picnic? It's brilliant, Massive Attack, Imelda May, Mumford and Sons, Roxy Music, The Frames and Leftfield. It is a seriously good line up and is shaping up to be one of the best festivals in Ireland this year.

I've never been to Electric Picnic but i will be there this year. One thing i noticed on their website is that they have an excellent line up for children, there is a huge family focus on the event with creative activities for kids including kids yoga! Please note that Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Electric Picnic kicks off on the 3rd of September and finishes on the 5th so there is a full weekend of events. If camping is not for you and you would rather stay in a hotel for Electric Picnic then Bewley's Hotel Newlands Cross is a great choice. It is en route to Stradbally. Bewley's Hotel Newlands Cross is on the N7 so it is a short journey along the M7 to reach Electric Picnic's location.
For groups staying in the hotel for Electric Picnic, transport can be arranged upon request with Executive Express. They will bring you to and from the venue for a fee.

Rooms are from €69 so this is a great deal for hotels near Electric Picnic. Bewley's Hotel Newlands Cross also has fantastic family facilities so if you and your family decide to avail of the childrens activities at Electric Picnic then this hotel will work well with your travel plans.

For more information on hotels near Electric Picnic in Stradbally Co. Laois Click Here!

Monday, July 5, 2010

Wow There Horsey! RDS Horse Show Is Coming

It's only weeks away from one of Dublin's most popular sporting and social events. Every year thousands of spectators arrive at the RDS Dublin for the Dublin Horse Show. Over 5 days there are many events such as dressage demonstrations, presentation of international stallions and this years spectators will get to see a Monty Roberts demonstration.

One of the most popular days will be Thursday, August 5th as it is Ladies Day! During ladies day you will see the best dressed lady competition where one lucky lady will win a prize of a lifetime and recognition for a wonderful racing outfit.

Bewley's Hotel Ballsbridge is located right next door to the RDS and for many years the hotel has been heavily involved in the event. Select Bewley's Hotels have special packages for the event:
Bewley's Hotel Ballsbridge
Bewley's Hotel Leopardstown

The Dublin Horse Show in the RDS Dublin will take place on the 4th until the 8th of August. For tickets click here!