The Alex is Dublin’s newest and most stylish hotel boasting both beautiful design and an uncontestably perfect location at the heart of the city centre. Boasting 103 bedrooms – all with super king, extra comfortable beds, versatile event space for up to 400 delegates, a sophisticated bar and restaurant area which is both comfortable and stylish, a standalone café serving delicious barista coffee as well as a range of unique shared spaces such as the ground floor hub which is great for working or watching the world go by or the 6th floor executive lounge which is exclusive to executive and suite guests.


Located on the corner of Merrion Square where locals, business people and tourists alike meet and mingle. This corner of Dublin is full of surprises and offers a range of top attractions as well as much sought-after peace and quiet in such a bustling city. Getting to The Alex is really easy and once you arrive it’s the perfect hub for exploring Dublin.


A limited number of hotel rooms have been block booked in The Alex Hotel for delegates attending World Congress of Exercise & Sports Medicine 2018 (WCSEM2018).


Special reduced accommodation rates that include breakfast have been negotiated for WCSEM2018. Due to the high demand for accommodation during the in Dublin, early booking is advisable to avail of this accommodation.



WCSEM18 Accommodation Rate Per Night including breakfast in a Classic Room:


€209.00 single occupancy

€224.00 double occupancy


*Rates are inclusive of 9% VAT, chargeable per room per night and WiFi is complimentary.



You will book your accommodation directly with the Alex Hotel via e-mail to or using a booking form which you can download from here.



Or via telephone. +003531 6073500



PAYMENT: Will be taken on check out.

Credit card details will be held by the hotel as a guarantee only, credit card will only be charged in the event of non-arrival or late cancellation.


Cancellations received within 2 weeks of arrival will be subject to full charge for full length of stay. The same will apply in case of non-arrival. Please note: Single Room (1 guest) Double Room ( 2 guests, one bed) Twin Room (2 guests, 2 beds)



The Alex is located in the heart of Dublin city centre, close to the cultural and business core of the Irish capital. Its central location means that it is easily accessible from the airport, ferry terminal and by all public transport routes.


The Alex is in close proximity to the DART line which is the regional train line connecting the city centre with the suburbs of Dublin and surrounding towns. It is also close by to the LUAS line which is the tram line connecting the north or the city to the south enabling both locals and tourists alike easily navigate the bustling city centre.




Experience our Classic room, with strikingly beautiful décor of colourful and eclectic pieces which make for a sophisticated sensory experience. A 50-inch Smart TV with ChromeCast connectivity, retro Roberts radio, Nespresso machine, US plug sockets and super king size bed with an extra comfortable King Koil mattress topper are just some of the touch points to ensure that your experience is truly memorable. Revel in the sleek new bathrooms decorated in white hues, featuring exquisite mosaic designs, marble vanities, walk in rain forest shower and luxurious toiletries.


The Twin Room is a spacious and comfortable choice with all of the perks of the standard double room however with two extra comfortable single beds that guarantee a good night’s rest for both guests. At 30 square metres in size, this room for two people offers you both ample space to work or relax. Twin room also boasts, a TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, a large work desk, a trouser press and ironing board, tea and coffee making facilities and USB power supply.


Please note that The Alex offers Executive Rooms and Suites.


Please contact the hotel directly to confirm the rate if you wish to upgrade to an Executive Room or Suite.


Academic enquiries:

Dr Farah Mydin







Administration enquiries:

Go West Conference & Event Managements Ltd,

Furbo, Galway, Ireland.


Phone: 00353 91591222