Family Friendly Hotel in Dublin

Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge is the perfect location for your next family break to Dublin city. Located on the doorstep of the city there is plenty for all the family to do, from museums, beautiful parks and Dublin Zoo.

At Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge, you will find everything you need for your family break. Spacious family rooms, welcoming staff, and delicious kids menus. Let your kids be amazed by our stunning historical property. We also supply children’s cots for kids up to the age of 2 years old and can provide interconnecting rooms for even bigger families.

Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge also offers onsite car parking which makes things a lot easier for mums and dads.


Our Family Rooms

We know how important a good night sleep is for all the family. All of our family rooms are located on the ground and lower ground floors for your convenience. Our spacious rooms consist of double and single beds, sleeping up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 3 children under the age of 12. Interconnecting family rooms are available for up to 5 people.



Family Friendly Restaurant

Here at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge there is an array of dining options for you and the family to choose from. Vitality breakfast has everything a family needs to start the day right from a hearty Irish Breakfast, continental offerings and gluten-free options. If you’re looking to grab a quick snack, coffee or a yummy hot chocolate for the little ones, drop by our Red Bean Roastery Coffee dock.

In the evening dine in our newly opened Grandstand Restaurant that offers an array of local seasonal dishes with kids menus to tempt even the littlest of taste buds.



Dublin Zoo Family Package

We wanted to create the perfect family offer that will have mums, dads and little ones delighted, and what’s better than an adventure to Dublin city topped of with a trip to Dublin Zoo. Price for 2 adults and 2 kids starts at €309.




Best Family Things to do in Dublin

Dublin Zoo

Dublin Zoo is Ireland largest family attraction which is located in Dublin’s Phoenix Park. It attracts over 1million visitors each year. It has an amazing array of exciting animals that the whole family would love to see. Alongside this, there is plenty of playgrounds and amenities there to keep everyone entertained.  Avail of our Dublin Zoo Package which includes tickets to Dublin Zoo and overnight stay with dinner and breakfast.

Dublin’s long list of Museums

Looking for something to do with the kids on a rainy day in Dublin. Why not take them and show them the treasures of ancient Egypt or Irelands long and interesting history. Take them to the National History Museum. Maybe your kids like understanding the world a little more take them to the exciting Science Gallery. If Vikings are your thing you won’t want to miss the interactive experience at Dublinia.

Take a stroll with a 99 in Dún Laoghaire

Only a 15 min train ride from the Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge is the sea side town of Dún Laoghaire. Where you will find the famous Teddy’s Ice Cream which locals love anytime of the year. Buy the whole family a 99 and take stroll down the pier taking in the beautiful views of Howth Head and the marina. There is a great play ground for the kids to play around in too!

Tayto Park

Tayto Park is Ireland’s first theme park, located in Kilbrew Co.Meath close to Ashbourne. With 100 attractions the family will have plenty to keep them entertained all day. From a zoo to Ireland’s largest wooden roller coaster Cu Chulainn. Tayto park is very easy to access from Dublin City. There is a public bus ran by Bus Eireann which takes about 45mins from Dublin city to Tayto Park. There is also car parking facilities at the park if you are traveling by car.


If you’re looking for something a little different to do with the little ones, why not try Imaginosity, an interactive museum for children for under 9’s. It is full of fun and imaginative things for them to do.

Contact us

Contact the reservations team today to discuss your individual requirements on +353 1 668 1111 or email



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