At DCU Rooms we are happy to be based in a city with such a big focus on Pride festival. To welcome those from out of the city we have rates from just €41 per person sharing. When did Pride Festival start?  In Ireland, the first routes of Pride started in June 1974 when 10 people took part in a march to protest the criminalization of homosexuality. Pride marches have taken places all over the world since the 1970s to take a positive stance towards the decriminalization and ...

If you’re planning a trip to Dublin this year, you’ll soon realise that it’s not a cheap place to visit! We’ve put together a list of budget hacks so you can save money on food, activities, transport, and accommodation in Dublin, to make sure your money goes further.
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Dublin hotel accommodation can be hugely expensive and is often the most expensive part of your trip. Choosing alternative, more affordable accommodations like DCU Rooms can save you a small fortune...

DCU Rooms Hotel Near the Helix

Did you know that DCU has its own auditorium on-site that shows a huge variety of shows and events every year? The Helix is a multi-purpose venue that caters to Pantos, musical shows, conferences, TV show sets and so much more. If you’re coming to Dublin for a show in The Helix, we also offer ideal accommodation options for you in DCU Rooms. Here are some of the huge variety of events in The Helix this summer:

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DCU Rooms Dublin Stags

If you’ve been tasked with organizing a world-class stag, there’s a lot of pressure on you to get the weekend plan spot on. You must consider budget, accommodation and activities, making sure the location you choose has the perfect combination of all the above. Lucky Dublin has it all and much more. Here are our top five reasons why Dublin is your ideal stag location and why DCU rooms is your best option for stag accommodation:


Firstly, consider the logistics. If ...

DCU Rooms Drumcondra St Patricks Campus

Did you know Drumcondra is one of the oldest residential suburbs in North Dublin? Or that it was the original location for Fair City (Ireland’s national soap opera) before RTÉ built a custom set over in Donnybrook? Drumcondra is a safe, vibrant place to live and one which we love to get out and explore. Here are some of our favourite things to do on a day off in Drumcondra.
Where to eat One thing we’re not short of in Drumcondra is a great selection of restaurants, a lot of wh...