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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Castleknock?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 580 vacation rentals near Castleknock. From 108 Houses to 437 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 Castleknock for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Castleknock:

  • Dublin Southside: 528 vacation rentals
  • City Centre Dublin: 463 vacation rentals
  • Grand Canal Dock: 283 vacation rentals
  • Dublin Northside: 379 vacation rentals
  • Phoenix Park: 102 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 Castleknock?

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

  • Castleknock Castle: 653 vacation rentals
  • Ireland's Eye: 627 vacation rentals
  • Aras an Uachtarain: 660 vacation rentals
  • Killruddery House and Gardens: 641 vacation rentals
  • Áras an Uachtaráin: 634 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Castleknock?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 108 Houses in Castleknock. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Castleknock include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 437 rentals available
  • Cabins: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Castleknock?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Castleknock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.