Welcome to the 12th Lock Boutique Hotel

The hotel enjoys a truly unique location, in a peaceful setting yet within close proximity to the airport, city centre, major road networks, bus and rail services. The local train station at Castleknock Village is a mere 5 minutes from the hotel with direct links to the city’s financial district and tourist attractions. Visitors can avail of free parking in the hotel’s 50 space private car park. Now re-open following major refurbishment, this family run small hotel is the perfect base from which to explore Dublin and the city’s surrounding amenities.

Our hotel features 12 Superior Bedrooms which have all modern facilities and exude comfort and luxury. The Terrace Bar & Bistro serves breakfast from 7.30am and our full Bistro Menu from 12pm-10pm daily. This canal side location is the perfect place to relax with a cold beer, handcrafted cocktail, glass of wine or a tasty coffee and home-baked pastry.

Cyclists and walkers will especially enjoy our scenic canal side location and we can arrange bike hire or a barge trip with advance notification.

The Dublin 15 area is a foodie paradise and residents of the 12th Lock Hotel can avail of preferential discounts in some fantastic, local, recommended restaurants.



A little about us

This stunning boutique hotel near Blanchardstown won “Best New Hotel In Ireland” at the prestigous AM:PM National Hospitality Awards 2004. Beautifully situated beside the water, this European theme hotel with bar and Bistro bar has also won the “Best Presented Hotel and Surrounds” for 2 years in a row in 2004 and 2005, at the Fingal County Council Cleaner Communities Awards.

The 12th Lock Hotel is a find for business and tourist travellers alike, boasting a winning combination of quality affordable comfort, combined with a high quality service, all in a tranquil setting.