Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Skerries

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Skerries. This city is walkable and welcoming, recognized for its restaurants, bird watching and local tours. Malahide Castle and Bru na Boinne Visitor Centre are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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

Activities and attractions in Skerries

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Skerries a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skerries Mills (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Donabate Golf Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Beaverstown Golf Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Swords Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Funtasia Entertainment Centre (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • The Wright Venue (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Skerries

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Skerries. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Botanic Gardens (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Ardgillan Demesne (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Donabate Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Sonairte Ecology Centre (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Malahide Beach (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Talbot Botanic Gardens (9.3 mi / 15 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Skerries

The nearest airport is in Dublin (DUB), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Skerries Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Skerries?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 40 vacation rentals near Skerries. From 9 Houses to 7 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 Skerries for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Skerries:

  • City Centre Dublin: 478 vacation rentals
  • Grand Canal Dock: 300 vacation rentals
  • Dublin Southside: 543 vacation rentals
  • Temple Bar: 225 vacation rentals
  • Ballsbridge: 171 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 Skerries?

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

  • Skerries Mills: 595 vacation rentals
  • Skerries Station: 614 vacation rentals
  • Ireland's Eye: 650 vacation rentals
  • Dublinia: 672 vacation rentals
  • Aras an Uachtarain: 679 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Houses in Skerries. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Skerries include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 10 rentals available
  • Cottages: 10 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 internet/wifi in Skerries?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 26 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Skerries. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.