Where are they?
This is one area where swift progress is being made. Almost weekly, the providers are announcing new hotspot locations around the country.
For now, this isn't the easiest page to use. We intend to have an easily searchable database shortly. There will also be an option to input information about your experience with using any particular hotspot.
A long term objective for this is to have a clickable map that will list hotspots close to the area selected.
Hotspot Providers; Please work harder on coming to a roaming arrangement. We believe that a more reasonable monthly tarriff in addition to the roaming ability will increase traffic exponentially. A reasonable monthly tarriff would be in the order of €30 to €40.
Lastly, if you know of a hotspot that isn't on the page, please let us know as it will help everybody.
Current Hotspot Locations in Ireland
BT Openzone (www.btopenzone.ie)Access is charged at €10 for an hour or €24 for twenty-four hours. A monthly option is available for €120 + vat. Prepaid scratch cards are available at some locations.
Dun Laoghaire Ferry Terminal
The Schoolhouse Hotel
Esat BT Building
Kilashee House Hotel
University of Limerick
Access is charged at €10 for an hour and €20 for 24 hours. O2 also has various plans for its mobile customers. Prepaid scratch cards are available at most locations.
Heuston Station (Main Railway Station)
Maryborough House Hotel
Westwood House Hotel
South Court Hotel
Access is free at the moment as it is in test. We have no information on when the service will become paid. Scratch cards are available at hotel reception.
Mont Clare Hotel
Great Southern Hotel
Independent and one offs
Here are a few other locations with varying degrees of access and costs.
Four Seasons Hotel
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