Destination guide

Friendly Sandyford will entice you

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Sandyford. This city is welcoming and romantic, recognized for its bars, restaurants and shopping. Aviva Stadium and St. Stephen's Green are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation 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 vacation 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 center:

  • 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 highlights

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 vacation in Sandyford. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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)

Transportation to and around Sandyford

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

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

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:

  • Dublin Northside: 485 holiday homes
  • Clontarf: 102 holiday homes
  • Phoenix Park: 117 holiday homes
  • Clontarf East: 16 holiday homes
  • City Centre Dublin: 527 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Sandyford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 117 Houses in Sandyford. Our other popular types of Sandyford holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 508 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 14 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.