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Wednesday 31 May 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Hatch Hall

Last year
# Hatch Hall
Ashford Castle owners secure planning permission for 60-bedroom hotel in Dublin city centre
The appeals board has now granted planning permission after the plan was put on hold last year.
All time
# Hatch Hall
200 people to be moved as Dublin city Direct Provision centre closes down
It was reported in March that Hatch Hall will be turned into a 5-star hotel.
# In Pictures
PHOTOS: Intimate images from asylum seekers’ lives in Ireland
Photographer Rory O’Neill sneaked into ‘direct provision’ accommodation in central Dublin to capture these pictures.