On Dublin's Doorstep
If you want to be close to the city but wihtout the hustle and bustle of a busy city, the Court Yard Hotel is the perfectly situated on Dublin's Doostep. There are plenty outdoor and indoor activities to enjoy only a stonethrow away.
The Guinness Storehouse, located at St. James's Gate is a must see. Experience the heart and soul of Ireland's most iconic beer where you get to explore the ingredients, history and the culture that tell the Guinness Story.
A short drive away is Kilmainham Gaol, a former prison build in 1796, now turned into a museum and one of the most important monuments in Ireland worth visiting.
For the nature lovers, Dublin is home to the largest public park in Europe, the Phoenix Park. With more than 1,700 acres of recreational space to explore, relax and interact with wild deer who roam free in the park or take a tranquil trail walk along the River Liffey Banks at Lucan Demesne Park. The Fairy Trail is bound to keep the little ones busy and entertained while searching for the fairy houses.
If you are looking for a more unique experience, Dublin Falconry is home to 26 Raptors including Hawks, Owls, Falcons and much more; An experience that will last a lifetime.