3 Arena, Dublin Music Performances and Shows

3-arena-dublinclapping - shutterstock_215153896 (Medium)

As one of Dublin city’s foremost arenas for live performance, the 3 Arena (formerly the O2 Arena), has hosted some of the biggest bands in the world, from local legends U2 to international superstars like Kanye West, Jay- Z, and Roger Waters. With a maximum capacity of almost 15,000 people, visitors to the 3 Arena are guaranteed an incredible experience in the most popular arena in the whole of Ireland.

Opening in 2008, the arena has an innovative seating style so everyone, seated or standing has a great view of the show. Located right by Dublin Port, the 3 Arena is central to the city and can be accessed easily, walking, taking a bus or heading to the DART or LUAS rail lines. Travelodge Hotels Ireland has 5 cheap Dublin hotels and the 3 Arena is accessible from all of them.

Book with Travelodge Ireland now and count down the days until you can enjoy some of the best live performances that Dublin has to offer.

 

Concerts and Live Events at the 3 Arena

You won’t miss your favourite acts at the 3 Arena with our up-to-date guide for upcoming gigs and concerts at the 3 Arena over the next while:

8-12 February 2017: Cirque du Soleil: The global superstars with their new show Varekai at Dublin’s 3Arena.

16-18 February 2017: Billy Connolly: The Scottish comedy legend will make you split your sides at the 3 Arena.

19-20 February 2017: Drake: The US rapper star back in Dublin City.

21-22 February 2017: Jack Whitehall: UK comedian lights up the 3Arena once more.

4 March 2017: Cage Warriors 81: The Irish-owned fight promotion makes a long-awaited return to Dublin on for their first show in Ireland since 2014.

Book Travelodge Ireland 3 star hotels online today and you’ll get the fullest enjoyment from these and the many live performances taking place at the 3 Arena in Dublin. We have five Dublin city hotels and booking online and 21 days in advance gives you the best room rates direct. Our hotels in Dublin give you great convenience and accessibility, whatever your Get up and Go activities are in Dublin.

 

Cheap Hotels near to the 3 Arena

With 5 budget Dublin hotels placed around the city, we at Travelodge offer a huge range of different accommodation to perfectly suit your needs. Whether you’re looking for central convenience, natural relaxation or a hotel near to Dublin Airport, we have something for everyone. Whenever you book with us, you’ll get the best rates guaranteed through our website, saving you more than any other hotel or booking site.

Our Dublin hotels are located as follows:

Travelodge Stephens Green Hotel – 3.3 Km from 3 Arena – Book now

Travelodge Rathmines Hotel – 5 Km from 3 Arena – Book now

Travelodge Airport South Hotel – 7.7 Km from 3 Arena – Book now

Travelodge Phoenix Park Hotel – 10.1 Km from 3 Arena – Book now

Travelodge Airport North Swords Hotel – 13.3 Km from 3 Arena – Book nowEach of our Travelodge hotels in Dublin offers convenient access to the 3 Arena, and makes sure that you get a great night’s sleep. Our comfortable rooms all include free Wi-Fi, en suite bathrooms, flatscreen TVs and comfy beds to let you relax in style. Book one of our budget hotels in Dublin and make sure you don’t miss your chance to see some of the world’s top acts.

Each of our Travelodge hotels in Dublin offers convenient access to the 3 Arena, and makes sure that you get a great night’s sleep. Our comfortable rooms all include free Wi-Fi, en suite bathrooms, flatscreen TVs and comfy beds to let you relax in style. Book one of our budget hotels in Dublin and make sure you don’t miss your chance to see some of the world’s top acts.

 

Suggested Local Attractions to Dublin

If you’ve arrived early for a concert or have the time to see more of Dublin the day after the gig, then the city has some great attractions that you can enjoy visiting. We’ve recommended a few personal favourites below, but check out our Dublin Top 10 Attractions page and you’ll find some more of the best things to do around the capital of Ireland.

If you’re looking for something specific, we’ve put together a few pages to show you around Dublin. Head over to our Dublin Arts page if you’re looking to explore more of Dublin’s musical and artistic side, or check out our Dublin Nature page for some relaxing natural areas around the city.

 

Farmleigh House

Dating back to 1881 and its time as one of many Guinness family houses, Farmleigh House is one of the most iconic and recognised buildings in Ireland and now the favoured accommodation for visiting dignitaries and guests of the Irish Government. This Georgian-Victorian state guest house has many distinguishing features including a sunken garden, a walled garden, clock tower, lake and the impressive Benjamin Iveagh Library. And best of all, our Dublin Phoenix Park Hotel is less than 3 kilometres away, after your visit.

Science Gallery Dublin

It’s been called the most creative, innovative and artistic venue in Ireland and the Science Gallery Dublin is truly a place where science and art collide. Only open since 2008, it’s one of Dublin’s top free cultural attractions and only a short walk from our Stephen’s Green Hotel. With constantly changing collections, there’s always something new to see and something new to learn.

Dublin Galleries & Museums

Dublin has a fantastic array of world-class museums and Galleries to interest the most exacting culture vulture. Centrally located and convenient to all Travelodge Ireland’s Dublin hotels, you can wander through 3 different National Museums located in Dublin, wonderful libraries and art galleries of the highest calibre including the world famous Book of Kells.