The proposed development will consist of the construction of a 9 storey (with 7th and 8th floor level setback) over basement aparthotel fronting Great Strand Street, comprising 269 no. bedrooms and related aparthotel facilities (including reception area, coffee dock, staff accommodation, bin store, switch room and plant area) with a total gross floor area of c. 10,951 sqm (including basement of c.641 sqm);
A 9 storey (with 7th and 8th floor level setback) over basement hotel fronting Abbey Street Upper, comprising 207 No. bedrooms and related hotel facilities (including reception area, lounge and kitchen, staff accommodation, bin store, switch room and plant area) with a total gross floor of c.7,348 sqm (including basement of c. 635 sqm); 2 No. retail units of c.2,078 sqm and c. 70qm and 2 No. ESB Substations at ground floor level.
The development will include vehicular access via Great Strand Street to provide service access, bicycle parking spaces, associated lighting, signage, site servicing (foul and surface water drainage and water supply), the provision of SuDS measures (including attenuation tank below ground and sedum roofs), and PV panels, plant and lift overruns at roof level.
The scheme also includes: all hard and soft landscaping; boundary treatments; relocation of Dublin Bikes station and provision of vehicle set down along Great Strand Street; provision of connection to building for the Luas Overhead Cable System; changes in level; and all other associated site excavation and site development works above and below ground.