The Aviva Stadium is Ireland’s newest sporting and entertainment venue with seated capacity for up to 50,000 people. All the seating is undercover and the design has been enhanced to ensure all visitors have an excellent view of the pitch. It is simply world class, a top-quality sporting venue that has been extremely well reviewed. You can attend various sporting events, including rugby and football matches, as well as a variety of concerts. The stadium is built on the old Landsdowne Road site which was first opened in 1872 and the oldest sports stadium in Europe. In 2010 the brand new Aviva Stadium opened its doors. Since then, 1.8 million people have visited the stadium for sports or concert events.
Aviva Stadium is a unique, world-class international stadium for football, rugby, concerts and conferences. Make sure to visit their website to check out what's happening in the Aviva Stadium during your visit to Dublin.
Tours of the stadium:
If you wish to take a tour of the stadium, you will have the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of some of the greatest sports and entertainment figures of all time. You will see some of the greatest moments in sporting history and experience the signature features of the Aviva Stadium with stops at the dressing rooms, the pitch, the player's tunnel and breathtaking views of the entire stadium. To secure a spot on the tour, it is recommended that you book ahead of time.
- Adult: €10
- Student (over 12): €7
- Child (under 12): €5
- Child (under 4): free
- Family (2 Adults, 2-3 Children): €25
A booking fee of €0.60 applies to online bookings.
The Beacon Hotel offers an ideal base if you are attending an event at the Aviva Stadium. Located just off the M50, The Beacon offers secure underground car park facilities allowing you to easily commute in and out of the city via the green Luas. The Luas is located a 7-minute walk from the hotel and will have you at the city centre in 20 minutes. From there, you can take a bus that will drop you off just a short distance away from the stadium. Alternatively, you can drive to the venue in less than 20 minutes.
The Beacon Hotel offers you deluxe, boutique accommodation close to the city centre. Enjoy a cocktail at The Crystal Bar or a nice dinner at the award-winning My Thai Restaurant before the event. With our secure underground car-parking facilities, travelling to and from the city centre couldn't be more convenient, making The Beacon the perfect spot for your Dublin city break. Be sure to check out our special offers and book your stay today.