Destination guide

Friendly Dublin will entice you

The area's festivals and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Dublin. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the zoo, shopping and restaurants. Sky Zone and Ohio Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Dublin

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Dublin a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Zone (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Golf Club of Dublin (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Zoombezi Bay Waterpark (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Safari Golf Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Shamrock Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dublin

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dublin is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Indian Run Falls Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Giant Dancing Rabbits of Ballantrae Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Scioto Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Antrim Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Highbanks Metro Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Whetstone Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Dublin

The nearest airport is in Columbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.), located 15.6 mi (25.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Dublin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 144 holiday lettings near Dublin. From 58 Houses to 78 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dublin for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Dublin:

  • Victorian Village: 33 holiday homes
  • Italian Village: 41 holiday homes
  • German Village: 36 holiday homes
  • South Columbus: 25 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 72 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 Dublin?

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

  • Scioto Park: 170 holiday lettings
  • Giant Dancing Rabbits of Ballantrae Park: 165 holiday lettings
  • Indian Run Falls Park: 169 holiday lettings
  • Golf Club of Dublin: 165 holiday lettings
  • Sam and Eulalia Frantz Park: 169 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 58 Houses in Dublin. Our other popular types of Dublin holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 78 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 67 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 5 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dublin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Dublin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.