The Grafton Hotel Ltd.

Welcome To The Grafton

The Grafton Hotel opened its doors and welcomed its first guests in September 2019. Formerly The Grafton Capital Hotel, the hotel has undergone significant renovation over the past two years. With investment in excess of
€20 million, The Grafton is one of Dublin’s most exciting and innovative hotel projects, and is the first instalment in a series of hotel projects by The Mandrake Collection.

The Grafton boasts 127 brand new rooms with eclectic decor reminiscent of design highlights from the 1920’s married with modern and state-of-the-art fixtures. The Grafton is home to the trendy late-night venue, The Scaredy Cat, one of the nightlife hot-spots in Dublin, with the city's newest dancefloor!

The Grafton is right in the heart of Dublin. Just south of the River Liffey on Stephen Street Lower, The Grafton is located just off the street that gives the hotel its name, Grafton Street, renowned for high-street shopping and its vibrant atmosphere. One of the city’s most beloved parks, St. Stephen’s Green is just around the corner from The Grafton, along with an array of bars, restaurants and theatres that embody the culture of Dublin.

Bartley's Bar & Restaurant


Bartley's Bar & Restaurant is the new hot-spot in town and is located inside The Grafton. Named after the revered bar Bartley Dunne's which made ts home on the hotel site up until the 1990's, Bartley's promises to honour its namesake with an experience that marries the sweet spots mid-way between modern and traditional. Its transitional atmosphere coupled with eclectic decor gives Bartley's a natural homely feel, while also making sure selfie spots are aplenty for those all-important Insta shots!


Bartley's offers an exciting take on classic dishes as well as our chef's specialty bowling menu, boasting a range of nutritious and ethically sourced world dishes rich in flavours, texture and energy. This specialty menu has been designed to offer our customers and exciting introduction to alternative food choices. Check out our dinner menu here.


Our delicious cocktail menu has been expertly crafted to deliver a host of classics, as well as uniquely styling cocktails on the local history. See more on our drinks menu here.


Located on the lower ground floor of The Grafton Hotel is Dublin's new favourite night time spot! The Scaredy Cat.

The Scaredy Cat is s the city's coolest and sleakest late lounge. boasting a funky style married to the eclectic decor of the hotel, and is the ultimate location for the most delicious cocktails you could dream about. Your new weekend go-to is almost here! 


The Scaredy Cat holds up to 350 people, and will also be available to hire for your corporate needs. For more information on this, please email

The Grafton Hotel Ltd.