Where to stay around Blackrock?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 552 holiday lettings near Blackrock. From 415 apartments to 109 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Blackrock is on HomeAway.

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

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 Blackrock:

  • Dublin Northside: 434 holiday homes
  • Grand Canal Dock: 214 holiday homes
  • Arran Quay: 232 holiday homes
  • Rotunda: 184 holiday homes
  • Clontarf: 79 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 Blackrock?

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

  • Ireland's Eye: 611 holiday lettings
  • Swords Castle: 633 holiday lettings
  • Citywest Convention Centre: 634 holiday lettings
  • Blanchardstown Shopping Centre: 633 holiday lettings
  • Howth Harbour: 543 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Blackrock 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 apartments in Blackrock?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 415 apartments in Blackrock. Our other popular types of Blackrock holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 109 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Blackrock?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Blackrock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental House in Blackrock, Ireland, Your Home Away From Home

    Located on the outskirts of the buzzing capital city of Dublin in Ireland is the district known as Blackrock. Originally a small fishing village that became more developed during the 19th century, Blackrock is a favourite haunt for many travellers as it offers some tranquillity and also easy access to the rest of the city. As you may expect, a Blackrock holiday rental apartment not only comes with spectacular views of the city and the surrounding area, it also has all of the mod-cons you need to ensure that your stay in the district is as pleasant as possible.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Blackrock, Ireland

    Visitors on a Blackrock holiday have the advantage of having a lively holiday or a subdued holiday. A Blackrock holiday rental apartment is a great space in which to relax and soak up views of nearby Dublin Bay. There are a number of activities available in the area including swimming, walking, cycling, tennis, horse riding and golf. Many visitors also enjoy a stroll in the popular Blackrock Park of an afternoon, complete with a lake, fountains and a playground for the younger visitors.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Blackrock, Ireland

    If you can tear yourself away from the delights of Blackrock and even the city of Dublin, a 57 mile trip will bring you to the interesting town of Carlow in County Carlow. The town is steeped in history and has several monuments to explore including Carlow Castle. The castle dates back to the 13th century and although it has fallen into ruin, there are two surviving towers as well as a large portion of the western wall. On the outskirts of Carlow is Brownshill Dolmen, a popular named National Monument. The stone tomb is thought to date back to around the 3rd century and the capstone, which weighs over 100 metric tonnes, is thought to be the heaviest in the whole of Europe.

    Weather in Blackrock, Ireland

    Weather is an important factor of any holiday and a Blackrock holiday is no exception. Visitors to the village will be able to enjoy a typical Maritime Temperate climate no matter what time of year they choose to visit. The summer months runs from June through to September and sees the daytime temperature reach as high as 19 degrees Celsius. The winter months see the temperature fall to around 10 degrees Celsius and can go as low as 3 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount Blackrock is around 22 inches.

    Travel to Blackrock, Ireland

    Keen travellers can start their fantastic Blackrock holiday by arriving at Dublin Airport (DUB) in the heart of the vibrant Irish capital city. Passengers can depart from a variety of UK airports including Inverness (INV), East Midlands (EMA), Leeds (LBA), Manchester (MAN) and Cardiff (CWL). There are many recognisable airlines offering affordable, regular flights to Dublin such as Ryanair, Thomas Cook Airlines, Aer Lingus, BMI and Air Southwest.

    Attractions in and around Blackrock

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Blackrock? Take the children and visit Dublin Zoo, Croke Park and National Sealife Centre. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to St. Patrick's Cathedral and Ha' Penny Bridge, or spend an enlightening afternoon at 3Arena or Bord Gáis Energy Theatre. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as St. Stephen's Green, War Memorial Gardens and National Botanic Gardens. You could easily spend a day shopping at Frascati Shopping Centre and Blackrock Shopping Centre. If you have extra time, you might want to explore the campuses of UCD Micheal Smurfit Graduate Business School and Blackrock College. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for Aviva Stadium or Tolka Park. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as National Gallery of Ireland at Merrion Square, The Convention Centre Dublin or Dublin Castle to your agenda.