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Theatre Walking Tour
The Westbury is delighted to announce the launch of its new complimentary Theatre Walking Tour for guests staying at the hotel over the summer season. Strolling around the Georgian Quarter is a vibrant introduction to the theatrical and cultural history of Dublin.
The 90 minute walking tour will depart from The Westbury every Thursday morning throughout the summer at 10:30am. Beginning at The Westbury, James Hickson, Abbey Theatre Tour Guide, will escort the guests on their route, taking in Dublin’s most fascinating sculptures, theatres and galleries.
To ensure a rich and engaging experience for all, places are limited to just ten guests per tour so early booking is advised.
The Westbury, Balfe St, Dublin 2, D02 CH66
You couldn’t ask for better shopping than the offerings in the Creative Quarter. Wander through the independent shops of the Westbury Mall and you’ll find a treasure trove of delights. Stable is a celebration of Ireland’s rich textile heritage, with contemporary pieces made using traditional methods. If you’re looking for a unique fragrance from one of the world’s finest perfumers, try Parfumarija, and you can find beautiful leather gloves at Paula Rowan.
The Powerscourt Centre, a beautiful Georgian townhouse on South William Street, is filled with excellent stores like Atrium which showcases an excellent curation of Irish design. Around the corner on Drury Street, the Irish Design Shop has a great selection of quirky gifts and jewellery.
The Westbury Mall, 2 Balfe St, Dublin 2, D02 AP63
Fab Food Trails
Instead of sitting down for lunch, take in the huge variety of excellent food available in the local area with a guided tour from Fab Food Trails (www.fabfoodtrails.ie). You’ll discover brilliant spots like Sheridan’s Cheese and Cocoa Atelier, and if you book a Food & Fashion Trail you’ll get an insider look at local shops, too. Note that booking is essential.
+353 1 497 1245
Solomon Fine Art
Continue the day by perusing one of The Westbury’s nearby galleries; Solomon Fine Art is right on the hotel’s doorstep and home to fantastic rotating exhibitions.
The Westbury Mall 2 Balfe St, Dublin 2, D02 AP63 Tel: +353 86 814 2380