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An Award-Winning Breakfast by Our Ariel House Chef’s

Over the years, we have built up a reputation as being one of the best B&B’s in Dublin and although we pride ourselves on the charming elegance and Victorian features of our bedrooms, B&B stands for more than just beds – it’s about the breakfast too! Our Breakfast Chef, Rose, recently celebrated her 12 year [...]

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Kidding Around in Dublin – Keeping Children of All Ages Entertained During Easter

  As the Easter break approaches, many of our guests and indeed many of you, will be contemplating how to keep their children entertained. This blog post details 5 of our top recommended places to visit in Dublin to keep your children entertained. Natural History Museum Most children have a fascination for animals and insects [...]

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Mother’s Day Pavlova – Afternoon Tea / Dessert Recipe

Mothers’ Day takes place in Ireland this Sunday, the 30th of March.  It is always celebrated earlier in Ireland than most other countries. It is nonetheless usually a big celebration where we celebrate our wonderful mother’s and even our grandmother’s. The occasion is usually highlighted by a special meal or afternoon tea either at home or [...]

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Art in Dublin | Museum & Gallery Recommendations

Art in Dublin Dublin offers a wonderful variety of galleries and museums for visitors keen on viewing art. Whether your preference is ancient manuscripts or modern photography – the art in Dublin  suit all tastes. We have put together a selection of some of the museums and galleries that we recommend to guests of our Dublin [...]

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St. Patrick’s Day Festivities in Dublin

St. Patrick’s Day Festivities in Dublin We are so looking forward to welcoming visitors to our guesthouse in Dublin for what will undoubtedly be a fantastic few days. Dublin will come alive this weekend with St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. Of course, this is not just centered on Dublin but all around Ireland and in fact, the [...]

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Now You Can Make Ariel House Recipes at Home

  We are already a few months into the New Year and despite a recent bout of bad weather, it looks like there are some promises of spring on the horizon. We look forward to welcoming you back to Ariel House this year and meeting new guests who have discovered us over the course of [...]

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Showcase – Ireland’s Creative Expo at the RDS

Showcase – Ireland’s Creative Expo This Sunday, the 19th of January,  Showcase – Ireland’s Creative Expo – opens at the RDS. Located just minutes from Ariel House, the RDS is a convention and Exhibition Centre steeped  in History and character. Showcase is a trade show and while not open to the public, it is an [...]

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Stay A Night In Dublin And Enjoy The Christmas Attractions

Christmas in Dublin is a great time to visit.  There is so much to see and do and it’s well worth staying a night in Dublin during the last big run up to the big day – we thought we put together a few ideas for places to visit and relish in the holiday season. [...]

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Buying Irish Craft

Buying Irish C raft We have a bit of a thing for Irish craft here at Ariel House – not only do we  use the Nicholas Mosse Pottery in our breakfast room but we also have lots of crafts people stay with us.  Many of them are here for the  RDS this week for the [...]

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Dublin Day Trips on the DART

We can’t think of a better time to take advantage of some affordable family activities – and one that we think is particularly great and really well priced is a family day pass on the DART (Dublin Area Rapid Transit). For as little as €17.20 for the day, a family of 1-2 adults and up [...]

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