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A Fabulous Five Star Afternoon Tea Experience at home with ‘Love Tea’ From The Merrion Hotel – Review

The very thought of afternoon tea instantly evokes a sense of occasion. An afternoon of indulgent treats, endless cups of tea and that obligatory glass of bubbles. In ordinary times, afternoon tea was a galant treat reserved for much needed catch up’s with old friends, to mark milestones such as Birthday’s, Anniversaries, Baby Showers or …

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Tasting the Grandeur of Georgian Dublin – The Merrion Hotel Review

An amalgamation of four individual Georgian Townhouses were seamlessly transformed to bring the very luxurious, Five Star Merrion Hotel to life. Located in the heart of Georgian Dublin, this glamorous icon sits proudly opposite Government Buildings. Purveyors of decadent Dublin hospitality, The Merrion Hotel is a nucleus of fine dining options. From the widely renowned …

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Executive Chef Ed Cooney on The Merrion Hotel’s Newest Dining Experience And The Importance of Seasonal Produce

One of Ireland’s top chefs, Ed Cooney has been crafting culinary delicacies at The Merrion since 1997. The multi-award-winning chef has toured the US numerous times and become a familiar face on tv screens, as well as providing inspiration to chefs that have come after him. For him, there was never any doubt about what …

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Deck the Tables with Tea and Cake – The 21 Festive Afternoon Teas of Christmas 2017

December is a month dedicated to delicious indulgence. From the constant supply of mince pies in the office, to an endless run of after work drinks, and that’s all in the lead up to the big day, which in most homes is a sumptuous feast of excess. Though there is another festive food event that …

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Profits Have Soared at This Luxurious City Centre Hotel Following a Successful Turnover

If you are looking for accommodation in Dublin, luxury is always key to a truly noteworthy overnight stay. The beautiful surroundings of the Merrion Hotel have proven to be a winner year after year, and reports show the hotel has impressively soared in pre-tax profits by 45%. Loved by both local Irish and tourists, it’s …

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You Can Find the Job of your Dreams at The Merrion Hotel's Open Day this 25th of September

You Can Find the Job of your Dreams at The Merrion Hotel’s Open Day this 25th of September

Mondays can be great, specially if the date offers you the opportunity to take the first steps into a life-changing career. This 25th of September, The Merrion Hotel is hosting a recruitment open day and they’ll be seeking staff for several different positions. If you’re eager to start working in the hospitality industry, or to …

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An Unprecedented Tasting of Great Port Wines is Coming to The Merrion Hotel this 7th of September

An Unprecedented Tasting of Great Port Wines is Coming to The Merrion Hotel this 7th of September

Independent importer WineMason has partnered up with the Celtic Whiskey Shop, The Corkscrew and the Fladgate Partnership, which owns several prestigious Port brands and quintas to host an unprecedented tasting of great Port wines in Ireland. The Great Port Tasting, which will take place on September 7th in the stunning surroundings of the Fitzgerald Room …

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A Dash of Posh: Here are Some of the Most Luxurious Cocktails to Sip in Ireland

A Dash of Posh: Here are Some of the Most Luxurious Cocktails to Sip in Ireland

The art of crafting luxury goes beyond the simple skill of assembling expensive raw materials. Just as a diamond in the rough yearns for a experienced hand that turns it into a true jewel, a fine spirit will long for a sorcerer worthy or turning it into a potion of real magic and as such, it …

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The Merrion Announced as Best in Class in UK and Ireland by Leading Hotels of the World

This week one the capital’s most luxurious five-star hotel, The Merrion, was announced as the only Leading Hotel of the World in the UK and Ireland to be recognised for its outstanding 2016 Quality Score. The Merrion was named on the list of 2016 Quality Credit recipients, along with over 20 global members of Leading …

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The Merrion Hotel welcomes The Berkeley London’s Legendary 'Prêt-à-Portea' Fashion Afternoon Tea

The Merrion Hotel welcomes The Berkeley London’s Legendary ‘Prêt-à-Portea’ Fashion Afternoon Tea

One of Dublin’s most stylish hotel, The Merrion Hotel, is delighted to welcome The Berkeley in Knightsbridge and its legendary fashion afternoon tea, Prêt-à-Portea, to Dublin for one week only from Saturday, 28th January to Sunday, 5th February 2017. Since 2006, Prêt-à-Portea remains the original fashionista afternoon tea in London taking inspiration from key fashion …

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High Fashion Meets High Tea at The Merrion ‘Prêt-à-Portea’ Afternoon Tea

Despite its historic origins, being built in the 1760s and the birth place of the first Duke of Wellington, five star The Merrion Hotel can’t be accused of not keeping up with modern trends. From Saturday, 28th January to Sunday, 5th February 2017, The Merrion’s Drawing Rooms will play host to the The Berkeley‘s legendary …

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Ian Logan from Chivas Brothers to Start Fireside Chats Series at The Merrion Hotel Start on September 12

Ian Logan from Chivas to Start Fireside Chats Series at The Merrion Hotel on September 12

Whiskey lovers are in for a series of treats at The Merrion, as the five star hotel is starting the Fireside Chats. The first one will be hosted on the 12th of September and it will feature Ian Logan, International Brand Ambassador for Chivas Brothers in Scotland from Chivas Brothers in Scotland. Ian has over 27 years …

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Ireland’s Best Family Friendly Restaurants – Food Heaven for Your Little Angels

There is nothing better for food lovers than heading out to a new restaurant or returning to an old favourite for an evening of exciting flavours, new experiences or good old comfort food. For parents however, the sheer feat of exiting the house with all the kids in tow can be quite an ordeal, especially …

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Win a €500 Voucher for Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud – CLOSED

Ireland’s only establishment with two Michelin Stars, Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud needs no introduction. Since opening its doors in 1981, Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud has dedicated itself to the pursuit of excellence and over the years the kitchen has produced some of the country’s best chefs. The team in Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud are totally committed to providing …

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The Merrion Hotel, Dublin 2

The Merrion Hotel, Upper Merrion Street, Dublin 2, Ireland T: +353 1 603 0600 E: info@themerrionhotel.com www.merrionhotel.com   Merrion, located in the heart of Dublin city centre, is the capital’s most luxurious five star hotel, and a proud member of The Leading Hotels of the World. The 142-bedroom and suite hotel is as welcoming as …

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Win Two Tickets to The Gloss Wine Dinner Series at The Merrion Hotel – CLOSED

The Gloss Wine Dinners are beautifully orchestrated events for food and wine lovers. Join wine editor Mary Dowey and the gifted chefs of The Cellar Restaurant at the Merrion Hotel On the 25th of May to salute bright days and long evenings with the latest in The Gloss Wine Dinner Series: ‘The Essence of Summer’. …

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Stephane Robin Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud

The Mechanics of a Michelin Star – An Interview with Stéphane Robin of Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud

“My father was an entrepreneur, he was a mechanic. As much as I love cars, that was not my dream“, says Stéphane Robin, restaurant manager at Ireland’s only two star Michelin restaurant, Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud. Though Stéphane followed his dream to become a restaurant manager rather than a mechanic, Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud can be likened to …

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