In addition to the well-known attractions in the city, Dublin has so much more to offer on its doorstep outside the city and in neighbouring counties. With free parking, Castleknock Hotel can provide the perfect base to explore even further during a longer stay. Widen your horizons and explore Dublin and beyond from one location, Castleknock Hotel.
John Havel, Marketing Manager for Castleknock Hotel talks about his top three attractions to visit while staying at Castleknock Hotel. These include Portmarnock beach, Howth Harbour and Hill of Tara.
The Phoenix Park is one of the largest designed landscapes in any European city and it's on our doorstep! CLICK HERE for our top park attractions.
CLICK HERE and experience all that Dublin has to offer – from the great outdoors and historic walking tours to the best places to get some culture!
Dublin City Kayaking
Adventure out onto the open water and explore Dublin city at a never before seen angle. Venture onto the River Liffey in a double or triple kayak and explore Dublin's iconic sights. For an exclusive guest discount and more details on how to book, CLICK HERE
One of the many fun activities on our doorstep! Dublin Falconry has become well known for its thrilling flying displays coupled with memorable experiences. CLICK HERE and start planning your next staycation.
Liffey Valley Trail
Explore waterways, woodland walks and beautiful parks by walking the Liffey Valley Trail. Fun for all ages, it is graded easy as a walk and takes place mostly in parkland where you just might spot a fairy wood... CLICK HERE to find out what magic awaits.
Traditional Irish Pubs
We are lucky to have some fantastic traditional Irish pubs located close by. They have adapted to outdoor dining and drinks service and hopefully, music will soon follow. Check out our recommendations CLICK HERE
St. Catherine's Park and Urban Food Market
St. Catherine's Park is located in counties Fingal, Kildare, and South Dublin. It consists of 200 acres of woodland and grassland, with the river Liffey dividing the southern lands of South Dublin County Council from the remainder of the park. For more information on when the market takes place and what you can find in the park, see CLICK HERE
Great for couples, friends or group days out the Jameson Distillery is located on a bus route from Castleknock Hotel. With that in mind, you can make the most of the popular whiskey tasting tour and enjoy some time in the onsite bar after your tour. For more information and ticket bookings please CLICK HERE
Jump Zone Liffey Valley
Always have a backup plan for a rainy day with the kids! Jump Zone is the perfect choice as the first of its kind indoor trampoline sports park. For more information on how to get tickets CLICK HERE
Emerald Park (previously Tayto Park)
For a fabulous fun day out for all the family, Emerald Park theme park is located only a 30-minute drive from the hotel. For more information CLICK HERE
Fort Lucan has been Dublin's biggest adventure playground since 1993, located only a short 10-minute drive from the hotel. CLICK HERE for more information