Destination guide

The friendly city of Castleknock awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Castleknock with a stay in a private vacation home. Travelers like the restaurants, shopping and golfing in this welcoming and romantic city. War Memorial Gardens and Guinness Storehouse are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Castleknock

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Castleknock has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Guinness Storehouse (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Dublin Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Hermitage Golf Club (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • National Aquatic Centre (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Clondalkin Leisure Centre (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Lucan Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Castleknock

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Castleknock is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • War Memorial Gardens (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • St. Stephen's Green (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Phoenix Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Tymon Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Corkagh Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)

Transportation options to and around Castleknock

The nearest airport is in Dublin (DUB), located 6.7 mi (10.7 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Dublin Castleknock Station, Dublin Coolmine Station and Dublin Navan Road Parkway Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Castleknock?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 591 holiday lettings near Castleknock. From 109 Houses to 447 Condos/Apartments, 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 Castleknock is on HomeAway.

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

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 Castleknock:

  • City Centre Dublin: 526 holiday homes
  • Dublin Southside: 589 holiday homes
  • Dublin Northside: 445 holiday homes
  • Phoenix Park: 123 holiday homes
  • Stillorgan: 21 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 Castleknock?

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

  • Castleknock Castle: 743 holiday lettings
  • Ireland's Eye: 690 holiday lettings
  • Croke Park: 727 holiday lettings
  • Dollymount Beach: 704 holiday lettings
  • Ashbourne Golf Club: 775 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 109 Houses in Castleknock. Our other popular types of Castleknock holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 447 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 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 Castleknock?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Castleknock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.