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Best Staycations Dublin


Though many holiday and travel plans for 2021 have been interrupted, staycations in Ireland are on the horizon. The Morrison a DoubleTree by Hilton offers an ideal Dublin staycation destination, as one of the leading luxury hotels in Ireland.

Our location right in the centre of Dublin City offers an amazing opportunity to relax and enjoy the wonders that are available when you travel in Ireland. There are many Dublin attractions available nearby, such as The Guinness Storehouse, EPIC, Dublin Zoo or Trinity College for example that make The Morrison one of the best places to visit in Ireland. 

Health & Safety during your Staycation

We are taking every precaution and following HSE guidelines to ensure your safety, and that of our staff. The Morrison team have been working very hard to prepare the hotel in accordance with the Government Guidelines and Hilton’s own guidance, while keeping The Morrison’s ambiance and magic of old as much as we could. We feel we have reached a good balance with as soft and as subtle approach as possible. Please see below some of the protocols we have put in place.

The safety of our guests and staff are of the utmost important to us and as part of the Hilton Family we have implemented the industry leading Hilton CleanStay Program, which will give you even more confidence in choosing the Morrison Hotel for your stay in Dublin.

Our cleaning products have been augmented with additional products to further complement our already high standards and to comply with Hilton’s CleanStay strict protocols.

Perspex glass has been installed at Reception and Guest Relations so that we can continue providing a great service while following the health and safety guidelines.

Through Hilton Honors and the Hilton Honors App we offer a digital check-in option to minimise interaction at reception if a guest prefers, along with digital check out also.

We are pleased to confirm that all employees at The Morrison, a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel have now completed Fáilte Ireland’s Infection Prevention Control for Tourism Businesses course, COVID19 Safety Charter.
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Dublin Staycation Deals & Offers

We have seasonal staycation deals and packages, as well as staycation ideas available for the area including Hikes in the Wicklow mountain, Bike riding in the Phoenix Park, shopping on Henry Street or Grafton Street / Day trips on the Dublin Bay Cruses to seaside towns like Howth or Dun laoghaire, or a cultural visit to Trinity College or the many museums on our doorstep, like EPIC or Glasnevin Cemetery. 

Stay & Spend Scheme

Staying with us at The Morrison will grant eligibility for the Stay & Spend Scheme offered by the Irish government, meaning we offer one of the best staycations in Ireland. The staycation subsidy offers adults twenty percent staycation tax back on accommodation, food, and non-alcoholic drink purchases up to the value of €625. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a staycation? A staycation refers to a vacation / or a break taken at or near your home city. Staycations are a great way to enjoy some time off, and explore the many interesting and exciting things Dublin city has to offer right on our doorstep, all while you protect yourself against Covid-19  by  heeding the Irish Governments request to holiday at home and staying here in Ireland for your staycation or break.
Dublin is very safe to visit in Ireland. The hotels, restaurants, shops and tourist attractions in the city have worked very hard to implement the Irish government lists of detailed protocols on reopening this summer. Many visitors have commented that Dublin has taken the measures very seriously and have gone above and beyond as they continue to work hard as businesses and residents in the area make every effort to keep Covid-19 controlled. This ensures we can accommodate guests safely. 
The Morrison a DoubleTree by Hilton has taken every precaution to ensure the safety of our guests and staff. We work very hard to follow all guidelines put in place by the Irish Government. Also as we are a Hilton Hotel, we have also implemented industry leading Hilton CleanStay program and Hilton EventReady with CleanStay programs to ensure even more confidence when looking at which hotel to choose to stay at in Dublin. Please review our guests feedback on TripAdvisor since reopening  to hear directly what a great job the team is doing at the Morrison to keep everyone safe. 
Dublin offers some amazing activities and amenities, many of the best restaurants and bars in the city are all on our doorstep. As well as tourist activities like a visit to The Guinness Store House, Jameson Distillery, Trinity College, EPIC to name a few. Also, this includes fantastic amenities offered by leading luxury hotel The Morrison. We offer award winning food in the Morrison Grill and Quay 14 which offers well thought out but subtle socially distanced space as well as meticulous hygiene and sanitisation through out the hotel.
Dublin City offers one of the best city staycations of the moment offering local amenities such as Hikes in the Dublin Mountains, Day trips water sports in the Docklands, Bike rides or horse riding in the Phoenix Park, Book of Kellys at Trinity College,  GPO, EPIC and many many more activities. 
When you stay with The Morrison a DoubleTree by Hilton in Dublin there is no end to the activities you can do during your stay, whether your ideal break includes shopping on Henry Street or Grafton Street, Visiting the Guinness Store House,  EPIC, The GPO, Trinity College, The Phoenix Park, Dublin Zoo, Tayto Park, Walks in the Dublin Mountains, Glendalough for example.
Staycations are the new thing in Coronavirus times, and the best places to visit are the ones with rigorous sanitisation routines. The Morrison a DoubleTree by Hilton ensures every safety precaution is being implemented so you can enjoy a worry-free staycation
to Dublin.
The Morrison a DoubleTree by Hilton in Dublin is an ideal place to staycation with your family. Due to our amazing location right in the center of Dublin City, there is so much for families to do in Dublin such as a visit to Dublin Zoo, or Tayto Park. Bike Riding around the Phoenix Park or a visit to Trinity College to see the Book of Kells. Watersports on the Docklands, a boat trip on Dublin Bay Cruses to visit one of the sea side towns like Dun Laoghaire or Howth.

Staycations can become expensive particularly if you are taking a family trip, but in Ireland there will be a staycation tax refund for all staycations taken between October 2020 and April 2021, making your staycation more cost effective.

Please email reservations@morrisonhotel.ie for more information on some of the amazing package we have on offer at the moment. Like The Big Deal at the Morrison for example. Which is priced at €199 for two people including, bed and breakfast and dinner in the Morrison Grill, early check in, late check out, a bottle of prosecco in your room on arrival with chocolates. 

The Morrison a DoubleTree by Hilton in Dublin offers a unique chance to enjoy a three-day getaway in Ireland. You can visit Dublin Zoo, The Phoenix Park, explore the city center visiting the Guinness Storehouse, Trinity College to see the Book of Kells. Take a day trip to one of the sea side towns of Howth or Dun Laoghaire on Dublin Bay Cruises. A day trip to the Wicklow Mountains and visit Glendalough.
Ireland is a versatile travel destination, and has so much to offer, including ocean activities and seaside stays, as well as mountain views, and fields so fondly sung of in our folk songs. Ireland offers city breaks, big and small, and The Morrison a DoubleTree by Hilton is the ideal base to enjoy the best that Ireland has to offer.
The Irish government is offering a subsidy of 20% back on up to €625 to staycationers between October 2020 and April 2021.  
To avail of the staycation voucher, you must upload a copy of your receipts to an app and spend at least €25 to reclaim up to €125 per person in income tax credit.
Individuals can reclaim up to €125 in income tax credit as a staycation subsidy.
You will need to download the Revenue Receipts Tracker App and upload the details of your transactions. The establishment will have to be participating in the Stay & Spend scheme, like The Morrison Hotel Dublin. 
No, businesses need to apply to participate in the Stay & Spend scheme. You should check whether the business is participating to ensure you can get your tax rebate. The Morrison Hotel is Stay & Spend certified. You can find out more about the Stay & Spend tax rebate on our website and download the Revenue Tracker App with our QR Code.