Phoenix Park

Distance from Castleknock Hotel & Country Club: 5 kilometres

The Phoenix Park is the largest enclosed urban public park in Europe, located 3 km to the north west of Dublin city centre. It measures 712 hectares (1,760 acres), with a walled circumference of 16 km that contains large areas of grassland and tree-lined avenues. The park has been home to a herd of wild Fallow deer since the seventeenth century. The name is a corruption of the Irish fionn uisce meaning "clear water".

If you are looking for hotels close to Phoenix Park, look no further than the Castleknock Hotel.

Whilst staying at Castleknock Hotel & Country Club, why not take a historic bike or segway tour of the Phoenix Park with Phoenix park bikes. They offer a range of tours through the famous parklands or alternatively you can rent a bike and take your own route around the park.

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