Overlooking the Liffey, the Convention Centre is a superb example of Irish architecture with its glass front and large curved walls. The impressive building was designed by the American-Irish architect Kevin Roche and has since won many awards. The building can take up to 8,000 people and has 22 meeting rooms, with a large auditorium and exhibition space.
Hotel Near Convention Centre Dublin
Clayton Hotel Burlington road is the perfect location if you are visiting the convention centre. Below you will find the number of travel options available from the hotel.
Walking to the CCD
Only 2.6km, the walk to the CCD from Clayton Hotel Burlington Road is a pleasant stroll along the Grand Canal then across the iconic Samuel Beckett Bridge.
Cycling to the CCD – Dublin Bikes Scheme
The Dublin bike share scheme has stations dotted throughout the city centre. Collect a bike from Wilton Terrace where the protected bike line follows the Grand Canal separating cyclists from traffic for almost the entire journey. You can buy a 3 day pass at the nearby Charlemont Place or Herbert Place stations (Wilton Terrace does not allow you to purchase passes) or order your card online at dublinbikes.ie.
Taxi to the CCD
Depending on traffic a taxi typically takes 15 minutes costing approx. €15.