Destination guide

Relaxing Portmarnock will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Portmarnock. Revered for its golfing, restaurants and bars, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. 3Arena and The Convention Centre Dublin are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Portmarnock

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Portmarnock a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guinness Storehouse (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Dublin Zoo (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Portmarnock Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Sutton Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • St. Anne's Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Donabate Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Portmarnock

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 19°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Portmarnock

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Portmarnock is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Stephen's Green (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • War Memorial Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Portmarnock Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Malahide Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Talbot Botanic Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Portmarnock

The nearest airport is in Dublin (DUB), located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Dublin Portmarnock Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Portmarnock?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 509 holiday lettings around Portmarnock. From 108 houses to 366 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Portmarnock:

  • City Centre Dublin: 399 holiday homes
  • Grand Canal Dock: 257 holiday homes
  • Ballsbridge: 138 holiday homes
  • Dublin Southside: 467 holiday homes
  • Dublin Northside: 329 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 Portmarnock? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Portmarnock. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Portmarnock Golf Club: 568 holiday lettings
  • Dublin Portmarnock Station: 579 holiday lettings
  • Artworks Cafe: 453 holiday lettings
  • Rush and Lusk Station: 558 holiday lettings
  • Ireland's Eye: 563 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Portmarnock listed on 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 Portmarnock?

Yes, of course. offers 108 Houses in Portmarnock. Our other popular types of Portmarnock holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 366 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 11 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Portmarnock?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Portmarnock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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