Guests staying on the Glasnevin campus have the convenience of having DCU's largest restaurant within walking distance of their rooms. This modern facility is perfect for those planning on enjoying a quick breakfast before heading into the city centre or lunch for those attending summer courses. The main restaurant can cater for over 500 at any one time which means large groups staying on campus can enjoy extra space and efficient catering compared to other hotel alternatives.

If you plan on working or studying during your meal or over a coffee, we have free Wi-Fi and also a laptop area with sockets provided. During the summer months make use of our outside plaza area where you can enjoy great food in the fresh air.

1838 Club

For those looking for a fine dining experience on-site our 1838 Club restaurant is available for guests who wish to enjoy quality food conveniently close to their rooms. The 1838 club has 3 rooms for dining and socialising;

The Seed Room

Furnished with comfy couches, the seed rooms can be used for events such as presentations and hold up to 60 people standing. Lecterns and audio visual equipment are avaiable.

The Staff Room

Not just for staff! Enjoy banquet dinners for 100 people or why not keep it casual and cosy with finger food for up to 170 people standing!

The Lounge

Think of the long room as your drinks reception before dinner. Ideally located next to the staff room, with relaxing chairs, the long room is perfect for receptions as well as casual meetings.

The Long Room

Enjoy a table service lunch in the Long Room,seating up to 130 guests. Lunch is served from 12.00pm - 2pm, however later lunches, breakfast meetings and dinners are all available on request.


Breakfast Opening Hours

7.30am - 11am