Frequently Asked Questions
We have answered the top questions our valued guests have asked us over the years. If we have not answered a question of yours, please feel free to contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +353 1 614 65 00.
What is check in / check out time?
Check in is from 3pm and check out is 11.30am. For any guests arriving early, we will do our best to accommodate them as early as possible. As rooms are assigned on a daily basis and are dependent on departures, we cannot guarantee an early check in.
Our reception is open 24hours to accommodate all arrival times.
Can you store our luggage if my room is not ready?
Is there a hairdryer in the room?
Are there tea/coffee making facilities in the room?
Do you supply non feathered pillows and duvets?
Do you have elevators / lift access to rooms?
Does the hotel have ice machines on the room floors?
We are checking in early of a red eye flight where can we get breakfast?
How much is breakfast, if it’s not included in my rate?
Do you have convertors / adaptors?
Do you have air-conditioning in your rooms?
What’s the difference between a standard double room and a compact double room?
What’s the difference between a double and twin room?
What is your Cancellation policy?
Is there dry cleaning / laundry facilities available?
This service is available Monday to Saturday (excluding Bank Holidays).
What are the Dining hours for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner ?
Weekends & Bank Holidays from 7.00am until 10.30am
Carvery Lunch: 12:30pm until 2:30pm (Monday to Friday, closed bank holidays)
Dinner (bar food): until 9.30pm
What credit cards are accepted for payment?
Do you have parking? / How much is it?
Buswells Hotel can offer you a discount with Setanta QPark on Setanta Place, only 4 minutes walk. For overnight guests, they are currently offering a 24hour discount price of €18.00. Please note that pre-booking of spaces are not possible. (discounted price as of October 2022)
Q-Park Setanta Car Park on Setanta Place
Does the hotel have a valet service?
Is there a free shuttle bus to and from the airport?
Aircoach picks passengers up from outside the arrivals terminal and stops at all major hotels en route from the airport to south of the city centre. They offer discounts if you book on-line. For Buswells Hotel you should take Route 700 (Leopardstown Route). The nearest stop to our hotel is Dublin City Centre - Kildare Street stop which is adjacent to Molesworth Street where the hotel is located.
www.aircoach.ie. All Aircoach services operate from the front door of both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 at Dublin Airport.
Taxi. The taxi-rank is also situated just outside the arrivals terminal. You should expect to pay approximately €35.00 for a standard taxi.
Where can I buy sightseeing tickets?
What are the opening times of:
National Gallery of Ireland: Monday to Saturday 9.15am to 5.30pm, Thursday 9.15am to 8.30pm, Sunday 11am to 5.30pm
National Library of Ireland (Main & Manuscripts Reading Rooms, Kildare Street). Mon - Wed: 9.30am - 7.45pm
Thurs & Fri: 9.30am - 4.45pm; Saturday: 9.30am - 12.45pm
October – March 9:30 – 17:30 (last admission at 16:15)
April & May 9:00 – 18:00 (last admission at 16:45)
June, July & August 9:00 – 19:00 (last admission at 17:45)
September 9:00 – 18:00 (last admission at 16:45)
Summer opening hours (July – August): 9.30am - 9:00pm (last admission: 7pm)
9:30am - 7pm (last admission: 5pm)
Book of Kells, Trinity College:
October – April Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 4.30pm, Sunday 12noon to 4pm
May – September Monday to Saturday 8.30am to 5pm, Sunday 9.30am to 5pm
How far away is the shopping district?