It is our pleasure to welcome you to the Gate Hotel.
We are confident that you will enjoy your stay with us.
To assist with your stay in Dublin we have compiled a booklet of the hotel services provided and other information that you may find useful during your stay.
If you require any further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact one of our reception team by dialling 0.
The Gate Hotel
80-81 Parnell Street, Rotunda, D01 CK74
Phone: +353(0)1 874 5253
GUEST INFORMATION & HOTEL FACILITIES
In addition to our daily service, the accommodation staff will gladly provide the following items for your additional comfort:
- Adaptors (€5)
Our reception staff will be happy to assist you with any travel arrangements you may require, during normal office hours. For flight information, confirmation or alterations contact reception for help.
There are several banks near the hotel, each offering a comprehensive service.
Bank opening hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 10.00 – 16.00 hours
Thursday 10.00 – 17.00 hours.
Closest Bank is AIB bank on 37-38 O'Connell Street Upper -across the street from the hotel.
We do not serve food on the premises. The nearest breakfast bar we recommend is ‘’Lily’s Café’’ at 37-38 O'Connell Street Upper, Dublin D01 XR67, a relaxed little gem in the hustle and bustle of the city centre, just across the street from the hotel.
Lily’s Café offers a delicious selection of breakfast pastries, a light continental breakfast or a hearthy, traditional full Irish brekkie to keep you going on your Dublin adventure.
Lily’s Café opening hours: Mon-Fri 8am-9pm; Sat-Sun 10.30am-8pm.
BUS AND RAIL SERVICES
Iarnrod Eireann (Irish Rail) 1850 366 222
Dublin Bus +3531 873 4222
For all self drive needs, bookings, collection or delivery and also chauffeur hire, please contact reception.
The heating and hot water systems are operated by a timer. At any stage of the day you should have sufficient hot water in your room. If you require additional hot water, please Dial 0. You may regulate the temperature in the room by turning the dial on the radiator in your room; 1= warm, 5 = hot. The dial on the opposite side may have to be turned also.
There are several pharmacies and drugstores close to the hotel. They stock a wide range of pharmaceutical products, cosmetics, perfumes and photographic equipment. Reception will inform you of any night pharmacies open in town.
Checkout time is 12.00 Please contact reception if for any reason you cannot adhere to the checkout time. Late check out may be arranged. There is an additional charge for this service, €10 per hour after standard check-out time, depending on availability.
Catholic: St. John’s Lane, Dublin 8, +353 1 6770393
Catholic: St. Teresa’s, Clarendon Street, Dublin 2, +353 1 6714866
Church of Ireland: St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Patrich Street, Dublin 8,+353 1 475 4817
Islamic Foundation of Ireland, 163 South Circular Road, Dublin 8, +353 1 453 3242
Nearest place of worship to Gate Hotel is Abbey Presbyterian Church on Parnell Square North, Rotunda, Dublin 1.
If you unfortunately require a doctor during your stay in the hotel, please dial 9 for reception. We will assist in calling a doctor, please note there would be a time delay as this an outside service. There is also Accident & Emergence available in a number of Dublin hospitals. Reception will advise which one is on call
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IN ROOM SAFETY
Please use bath mats provided while taking a shower to avoid slipping
For your safety and comfort, the hotel has an automatic fire detection system with smoke detectors and alarm bells. Please familiarise yourself with the fire plan in you room.
If you discover a fire: Raise the alarm by dialling 0 and give the receptionist the exact location of the fire or by breaking the glass of the nearest fire call point - which are situated in the corridors.
If you hear a continuous siren this means there is an emergency.
Please leave the building, DO NOT USE THE LIFT.
DO NOT stop for anything or return for belongings.
Assembly point is on O’Connell Street – the corner of the street to the left of the entrance of the Hotel. Before you go to bed make sure you are familiar with the nearest means of escape in case of fire.
GARAGE / PARKING
We recommend PARK Rite facility, situated in Parnell Centre, Loftus Ln, Rotunda, Dublin 1, D01 W7P4. The cost is €10 for 24 hours. Please ask reception for details and discount card. Please bear in mind parking facility is located 10 minutes' walk from the Hotel.
Monday – Sunday 24 Hours Service
Additional information can be arranged by contacting our reception desk. An Irish Tourist Board Information Office is located 3 minutes' walk from the hotel, on O’Connell Street.
This office is open from Monday to Saturday, 09.00 to 17.00 hour.
Wireless service is provided free of charge throughout the hotel.
Network Name : GateHotelWifi
IRON & IRONING BOARDS
Ironing boards are in the wardrobe for your use. Irons are located by the coffee/tea workstation. PLEASE REMEMBER TO SWITCH OFF AFTER USE.
For your own safety and security, ensure that your door is locked securely.
All lost property is placed in the care of the Accommodation Manager.
Please dial 0 to contact reception if you have misplaced an item. Please bear in mind all lost property items are forwarded to a charity after 30 days of finding it, if not claimed/collected.
All mail addressed to guests will be left at the reception desk.
Messages left at the hotel can be collected at the reception desk at any time.
If you are expecting a telephone call or message while out of your room, please inform reception where you are likely to be in the hotel in order that we may contact you.
PAYMENT OF ACCOUNTS
The following credit cards are accepted by the Hotel St George:
American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Laser.
WAKE UP CALLS
If you require a wake-up call, please contact reception and ask for a wake-up call to be set for you at the reception desk.
Please contact reception to book a taxi. Set price for a Taxi to Dublin Airport is €22 for up to 4 persons €2 charge for extra passenger. Van Taxis are advisable to be pre-booked a day before, please contact Reception for assistance.