The South Dublin suburb of Ballsbridge is peaceful yet cosmopolitan. We are within walking distance of some fantastic restaurants with a fine choice of bars and pubs nearby. Moreover, the town centre has everything you need to make your stay very comfortable, with a variety of supermarkets, local amenities such as pharmacy and post office.


Only a couple of minutes’ walk from PREMIER SUITES PLUS Dublin Ballsbridge, where Merrion Road crosses the River Dodder, is a village of shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs.


The local pub scene in Ballsbridge is quite varied, from lively pubs with live music to old fashioned pubs to enjoy a quite pint. Below are some of our favourites. 

Herbert Park

Herbert Park, Ballsbridge is one of the most popular parks in the City. It is a wonderful place for a walk or to bring a picnic in Summer. It has a children’s playground with lots of slides, climbing frames, swings etc. suitable for 2-7-year-olds. There is a large fishpond where you can feed the ducks! It has a popular jogging track which we recommend to guests when staying with us.


There is also a selection of local pharmacies in Ballsbridge, should you need to fill any prescriptions or access any relevant medicines. Below are some of the local pharmacies which should stock whatever you require.

  • Life Pharmacy
  • Murray’s Pharmacy
  • O’Connor’s Pharmacy


Your suite kitchen includes all utensils, crockery, glassware and cutlery and is equipped with kettle, toaster, Nespresso coffee machine, hob, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, combi-oven and microwave.

There are two supermarkets within walking distance: Tesco Metro on Baggot Street Upper is 1km or there is a large Tesco in the Merrion Shopping Centre, roughly 1km away from our front door. There are also several local convenience stores located close by including Spar, Centra and Avoca. Alternatively, you may wish to order online and have your groceries delivered here, visit our grocery delivery service page for more information.


PREMIER SUITES PLUS Dublin Ballsbridge has very convenient transport links both in and out of the city centre. There are frequent bus services stopping outside our property on the Merrion Road. The closest DART station is Sandymount, less than 5 minutes’ walk away. If you are bringing your own car on-site parking is available.

Aviva Stadium

Aviva Stadium prides itself on being a unique world class international stadium - an outstanding venue for football, rugby, concerts and conferences, providing a top class experience for customers, players, coaches, media, commercial partners and staff.

With over 146 years of Irish Sporting History the Aviva Stadium is unlike any other sporting ground in Ireland. Home to both the Irish rugby and soccer national teams where it is shared equally. What started as a field of dreams for schoolboys is now a world class stadium venue for Irelands most popular international sports teams.

Post Office

There is a local post office situated less than a 5 minute walk from our front door, on the Shelbourne Road. There you will be able to manage all your posting needs.


Should you need to withdraw cash, there is a host of ATM’s nearby, the closest of which are linked below:

  • AIB ATM Serpentine Avenue
  • Ulster Bank ATM (Ballsbirdge)
  • Bank of Ireland Ballsbirdge


Should you require any additional information regarding the services listed above or to make any enquiry, please contact Christina Connolly at or call +353 (0) 1 901 8300 for more information.