When I think about Dublin, I think of heaving pubs, friendly faces, and delicious food. I picture squawking seagulls, hidden cocktail bars, and strumming street musicians. Dublin, regularly voted as one of the friendliest cities in the world, is a lively city at any time of year. But the Irish capital transforms at New Year’s, when fireworks light up the sky and crowds fill the streets.
But before you dive into the celebrations, you’ll need the perfect place to stay. Whether that’s a luxurious five-star or a hip boutique hotel, is up to you. But to help make your planning a little easier, I’ve rounded up some of the best places to stay across the city.