Destination guide

Friendly Sandyford will entice you

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Sandyford. This city is welcoming and romantic, recognised for its bars, restaurants and shopping. Aviva Stadium and St. Stephen's Green are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Sandyford

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Sandyford has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guinness Storehouse (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Dublin Zoo (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Leopardstown Racecourse (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Grange Golf Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Elm Park Golf and Sports Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Rathfarnham Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sandyford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Sandyford. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Stephen's Green (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • War Memorial Gardens (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Fernhill Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Marlay Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Blackrock Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Sandyford

Fly into Dublin (DUB), the closest airport, located 11.1 mi (17.8 km) from the city centre.

You can see more of Sandyford by jumping on the metro at Glencairn Station, The Gallops Station or Central Park Station.

Where to stay around Sandyford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 684 holiday lettings near Sandyford. From 126 Houses to 517 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sandyford for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Sandyford:

  • City Centre Dublin: 514 holiday homes
  • Grand Canal Dock: 328 holiday homes
  • Dublin Northside: 441 holiday homes
  • Ballsbridge: 188 holiday homes
  • Phoenix Park: 115 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 Sandyford?

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

  • Tayto Park: 708 holiday lettings
  • Ireland's Eye: 693 holiday lettings
  • Dublinia: 713 holiday lettings
  • Blanchardstown Shopping Centre: 738 holiday lettings
  • Killruddery House and Gardens: 709 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 126 Houses in Sandyford. Our other popular types of Sandyford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 517 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 16 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sandyford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Sandyford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.