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# hotels - Friday 30 March, 2018

Hotel was paid up to €5m to accommodate homeless people last year

New figures show that another hotel received between €2 million and €3 million.

# hotels - Sunday 14 January, 2018

The number of homeless families staying in hotels in Dublin has shot up once again

The figures had been dropping, but November shows an increase in families staying in hotels.

# hotels - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Irish aparthotel company Staycity planning tenfold expansion in Dublin by 2021

Staycity expects to have 1,500 apartments operating in Dublin by 2021.

# hotels - Sunday 24 December, 2017

'Children have to pass adults still drinking from the night before to get their breakfast, it's not on'

Ryan Tubridy says the situation of homeless children in Ireland this Christmas is “utterly unacceptable”.

# hotels - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

A Dublin landmark has been named the best five-star hotel in Ireland

The Merrion took the prize in the Trivago awards.

# hotels - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Dublin hotelier received €8 million to house homeless families last year

The high payments to hoteliers has continued into 2017 with hotels and B&Bs receiving a total of €23.9 million for the six months to the end of June.

# hotels - Sunday 10 September, 2017

'Mammy. I don't smile much anymore and I don't know why': Homelessness through the eyes of a child

The number of homeless children in ireland has quadrupled in three years.

# hotels - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'It is a worry': Tourism Ireland concerned about the fall-off in tourists visiting Ireland in July

'It is a worry': Tourism Ireland concerned about the fall-off in tourists visiting Ireland in July

While there has been a 3.8% boost in overall overseas visitors this year, there was a decline in tourist numbers last month.

# hotels - Friday 4 August, 2017

'It's absolutely disgraceful': There are still over 2,800 children homeless in Ireland

There were 1365 families with 2895 children staying in emergency accommodation in June.

# hotels - Monday 24 July, 2017

Cockroaches, mould and chronic drug abuse in front of children - life in homeless accommodation

New documents detail the issues facing people living in homeless emergency accommodation.

# hotels - Friday 30 June, 2017

'Enough is enough': There are over 2,800 children homeless in Ireland

There were 1,312 families with 2,777 children homeless staying in emergency accommodation in May.

# hotels - Saturday 24 June, 2017

A changing promise: The Government said it would get families in hotels out of homelessness, but now it's putting them into hubs

A July deadline for getting families out of commercial hotels will not be met.

# hotels - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Minister admits the July deadline for getting homeless families out of hotels will not be met

The Housing Minister made the announcement today.

# hotels - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

'This is about bringing a new energy': The Housing Minister was out-and-about for the first time today

Eoghan Murphy was the opening of a new 70-bed social housing building in Chapelizod.

# hotels - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Can Simon Coveney meet his own deadline for getting homeless families out of hotels?

It is unlikely that the July deadline for getting families out of hotels will be met.

# hotels - Thursday 8 June, 2017

A Cork hotel group is putting €50m into a project in the city's Victorian quarter

Trigon Hotels plans to expand the historic Metropole Hotel and build a sister property.

# hotels - Saturday 27 May, 2017

'It's really a case of 'no room at the inn'': Lord Mayor accuses hotels of discrimination

The Lord Mayor of Dublin is calling for sanctions against hotels that have refused homeless families.

# hotels - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Explainer: How does a homeless family end up having to present at a Garda station for shelter?

12 families slept in parks, Garda stations or offices on Tuesday night as they had no place else to go.

# hotels - Monday 3 April, 2017

After 22 months living in a hotel with her daughter, Erica Fleming has moved into her new home

Fleming has been a strong campaigner on issues of homelessness in Ireland.

# hotels - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Simon Coveney: Hotels will no longer be used to house homeless families by July

Using hotels to house families has risen hugely in recent times.

# hotels - Monday 20 February, 2017

One of Drogheda's fanciest hotels has been sold and is getting a facelift

The D Hotel was owned by Gerry Barrett, one of the country’s biggest boom-time developers.

# hotels - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Live entertainment industry 'generates €1.7 billion and creates 11,000 jobs annually'

The report was based on sales by Ticketmaster Ireland over a 12-month period.

# hotels - Monday 19 December, 2016

Anti-social behaviour and verbal abuse among complaints over homeless guests in emergency accommodation

New documents reveal complaints by accommodation providers to homeless services in Dublin.

# hotels - Thursday 15 December, 2016

The difficulties of being 13, homeless and having nowhere to do your homework

A letter to homeless services provides a stark insight into the many problems facing homeless families.

Pregnant mother 'had to view men exposing themselves to her and her son' in homeless accommodation

Newly released documents give an insight into the conditions in which homeless families are living.

# hotels - Saturday 1 October, 2016

Over 10,000 people waiting over 10 years for a home in the capital

New figures obtained by expose the real state of the housing crisis.

# hotels - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Court told that Ireland's largest independent linen supplier is insolvent

The 90-year-old company employs 380 people in county Wexford.

# hotels - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Business up for vast majority of hoteliers across the country

A new survey shows four out of five hotels said that they had experienced increased profitability.

# hotels - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Hotel rooms more expensive across the country as wedding market bounces back “in a strong way”

The Crowe Horwath Annual Ireland Hotel Survey for 2015 shows that the average room rate for hotels across Ireland now stands at €92.15.

# hotels - Monday 22 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Tipperary hotel is one of the finest spots to sip a pint with a view Aherlow House Hotel

# hotels - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Poll: Are Dublin hotel rooms over-priced? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are Dublin hotel rooms over-priced?

Hotel room rates in the capital in July were up 19% on the previous 12 months.

# hotels - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Will the government really be able to stop using hotels to house the homeless by next year?

The Housing Action Plan states that hotels will no longer used by next year, but is that possible?

# hotels - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 8 emotions that people who *love* hotel breakfasts will recognise Too Many Tasty Sausages

8 emotions that people who *love* hotel breakfasts will recognise

You might love hotel breakfasts more than you love people. And that’s understandable.

# hotels - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

The sale of the Gresham is expected to help make 2016 a bumper year for hotel deals

Hotel sales may top 2015, during which a record 63 properties worth over €700 million changed hands.

# hotels - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

24 suites in this Dublin city hotel are on sale for €8 million

You could also get an office block for €31 million.

# hotels - Thursday 26 May, 2016

A blossoming market will see Dublin city centre getting a new €34m hotel

The Dalata Hotel group is continuing to splash the cash.

# hotels - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

The iconic Gresham Hotel has come on the market for a cool €80 million

It is almost 200 years old and has hosted some of the most famous people in the world, including the Beatles.

# hotels - Friday 22 January, 2016

The pubs definitely won't be open on Good Friday, but it's high time this changed

Frances Fitzgerald said she would not be changing the law this year to open pubs on Good Friday. Dale McDermott says it’s time.

# hotels - Thursday 21 January, 2016

These are the top ten hotels in Ireland right now

30 Instagrams from 30 stays at Trip Advisor’s top ten.

From The Daily Edge These are the top ten hotels in Ireland right now Do Not Disturb

These are the top ten hotels in Ireland right now

30 Instagrams from 30 stays at Trip Advisor’s top ten.

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