Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Sandymount

Enjoy the live music and other features of Sandymount. This welcoming and romantic city is well known for its restaurants, bars and university setting. Take in top local attractions such as Aviva Stadium and Royal Dublin Society. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Sandymount

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sandymount a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guinness Storehouse (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Dublin Zoo (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Elm Park Golf and Sports Club (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Croke Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Clontarf Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Royal Dublin Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sandymount

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Sandymount. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Stephen's Green (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • War Memorial Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Sean Moore Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Sandymount Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Ringsend Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Sandymount

The nearest airport is in Dublin (DUB), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Dublin Sandymount Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sandymount?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 457 holiday lettings around Sandymount. From 100 houses to 322 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 Sandymount?

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 Sandymount:

  • Ballsbridge: 140 holiday homes
  • City Centre Dublin: 401 holiday homes
  • Grand Canal Dock: 258 holiday homes
  • Dublin Southside: 469 holiday homes
  • Dublin Northside: 330 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 Sandymount? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sandymount. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Aviva Stadium: 583 holiday lettings
  • Dublin Sandymount Station: 584 holiday lettings
  • Tayto Park: 555 holiday lettings
  • Rush and Lusk Station: 590 holiday lettings
  • Ireland's Eye: 566 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sandymount 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 Sandymount?

Yes, of course. offers 100 Houses in Sandymount. Our other popular types of Sandymount holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 322 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sandymount?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Sandymount. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.