Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Sandymount

Enjoy the live music and other features of Sandymount. This welcoming and romantic city is known for its restaurants, bars and university setting. Take in top local attractions like Aviva Stadium and Royal Dublin Society. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Sandymount

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sandymount a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Guinness Storehouse (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Dublin Zoo (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Elm Park Golf and Sports Club (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Croke Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Clontarf Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Royal Dublin Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sandymount

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Sandymount. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Stephen's Green (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • War Memorial Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Sean Moore Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Sandymount Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Ringsend Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Sandymount

The nearest airport is in Dublin (DUB), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Dublin Sandymount Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Sandymount?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 654 vacation rentals near Sandymount. From 125 Houses to 487 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sandymount for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Sandymount?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Sandymount:

  • City Centre Dublin: 491 vacation rentals
  • Grand Canal Dock: 303 vacation rentals
  • Dublin Southside: 558 vacation rentals
  • Temple Bar: 227 vacation rentals
  • Ballsbridge: 179 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Sandymount?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Sandymount. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ireland's Eye: 664 vacation rentals
  • Dublinia: 685 vacation rentals
  • Aras an Uachtarain: 691 vacation rentals
  • St. Stephen's Green: 684 vacation rentals
  • Dublin Castle: 685 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sandymount listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Sandymount?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 125 Houses in Sandymount. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sandymount include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 487 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 16 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sandymount?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Sandymount. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.