Destination guide

The relaxing area of Blessington awaits your stay

The countryside and lake create a pretty picture of Blessington. This city is relaxing and scenic, recognised for its golfing, restaurants and bars. War Memorial Gardens and Guinness Storehouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Blessington

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Blessington a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guinness Storehouse (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Dublin Zoo (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Craddockstown Golf Club (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Saggart Pitch and Putt Course (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Castlewarden Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Hazel Grove Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Blessington

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Blessington is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • War Memorial Gardens (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • St. Stephen's Green (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Sally Gap (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Wicklow Mountains National Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Corkagh Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Blessington

Fly into Dublin (DUB), the closest airport, located 21 mi (33.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Blessington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 57 holiday lettings near Blessington. From 16 Houses to 30 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Blessington for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Blessington?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Blessington:

  • City Centre Dublin: 561 holiday homes
  • Grand Canal Dock: 348 holiday homes
  • Ballsbridge: 205 holiday homes
  • Dublin Northside: 484 holiday homes
  • Phoenix Park: 122 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Blessington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Blessington. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Russborough House: 358 holiday lettings
  • Dublinia: 758 holiday lettings
  • Blanchardstown Shopping Centre: 783 holiday lettings
  • Citywest Convention Centre: 763 holiday lettings
  • Tallaght Stadium: 762 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Blessington listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Blessington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 16 Houses in Blessington. Our other popular types of Blessington holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Blessington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 46 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Blessington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.