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Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.0 out of 5 Very good
221 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Services


Explore the area

Popular LocationBray Beach1 min walk
Popular LocationNational Sealife Centre2 min walk
Popular LocationKillruddery House and Gardens9 min drive
AirportDublin (DUB)42 min drive

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  • Single Room

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsSingle Room
  • Double Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDouble Room
  • Standard Apartment (2 pax)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Apartment (2 pax)
  • Standard Apartment (3 Pax)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Apartment (3 Pax)
  • Standard Apartment (4 Pax)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsStandard Apartment (4 Pax)

About this area


Located in Bray, The Martello Hotel is near a train station and near the beach. Killruddery House and Gardens and Powerscourt Estate are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Bray Beach and Wicklow Mountains National Park. Enjoy an event or a match at Leopardstown Racecourse, and consider making time for National Sealife Centre—a top attraction that's not to be missed. Kayaking, waterskiing and windsurfing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby. Our guests appreciate the hotel's location for the nightlife.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Bray Beach - 1 min walk
  • National Sealife Centre - 2 min walk
  • Killruddery House and Gardens - 9 min drive
  • Leopardstown Racecourse - 24 min drive
  • Powerscourt Estate - 25 min drive

Getting around

  • Bride's Glen Station - 8 min drive
  • Dublin Bray Station - 9 min walk
  • Dublin (DUB) - 42 min drive


  • The Martello Bar — 1 min walk
  • Tower Bistro — 1 min walk

About this property

The Martello Hotel

Beach fun, near National Sealife Centre
At The Martello Hotel, spend the day playing on the nearby beach then return to dine at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. All 44 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and TVs. Hairdryers, showers and phones are among the other amenities that guests will find.
The Martello Hotel offers 44 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. This Bray hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Bathrooms include a shower. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Limited parking spaces
  • Street parking

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–noon: EUR 10 per person
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Nightclub


  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Conference space (11 square feet)


  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility


  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in reception

Room amenities


  • Climate control (air conditioning)


  • Hairdryer
  • Shower


  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone



Check-in between 3:00 PM and 11 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 10 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

National rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland) assigns an official star rating for accommodation in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 2 stars.

Property is also known as

Martello Hotel Bray
Martello Hotel
Martello Bray
The Martello Hotel Bray
The Martello Hotel Hotel
The Martello Hotel Hotel Bray

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Martello Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Martello Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Martello Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Martello Hotel?
As of Aug 15, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Martello Hotel on Sep 2, 2020 start from CA $123, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Martello Hotel?
Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to 11 PM.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is this property located?
Offering direct access to the beach, this Bray hotel is steps away from Bray Beach and National Sealife Centre. Killruddery House and Gardens and Powerscourt Estate are also within 6 mi (10 km). Dublin Bray Station is 9 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Martello Hotel

Very good
221 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Room looking over Dame St - Lots of expected street sounds but had great sleep Beats a sealed glass concrete box with plastic windows and over priced hotel anytime

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay

Great last minute stay. Our room was very small but we got complimentary breakfast which made up for it. Excellent customer service can't wait to return!

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Enjoyable New Year’s eve night at the Martello!!

Very enjoyable one night stay in the Martello in Bray on New Year’s eve. We also had our evening dinner in their lovely restaurant upstairs. Service across the hotel from reception to bar and restaurant was very efficient and all staff were very friendly and extremely helpful. We will be back......

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Room was fine. Nothing to shout about but great location. The restaurant was amazing and the staff there were great

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019