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, recognised for its restaurants, bird watching and local tours. Malahide Castle and Bru na Boinne Visitor Centre are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday 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 cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Skerries a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Skerries

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

  • 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

Transport to and around Skerries

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

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

Where to stay near Skerries?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 38 holiday rentals near Skerries. From 17 Houses to 6 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Skerries for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Skerries:

  • City Centre Dublin: 470 holiday homes
  • Ballsbridge: 170 holiday homes
  • Phoenix Park: 106 holiday homes
  • Dublin Southside: 522 holiday homes
  • Drumcondra South: 35 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Skerries?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Skerries. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Skerries Mills: 583 holiday rentals
  • Skerries Station: 601 holiday rentals
  • Ireland's Eye: 623 holiday rentals
  • Temple Street Children's University Hospital: 640 holiday rentals
  • Dundrum Town Centre: 654 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Skerries listed on Stayz 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 Skerries?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 17 Houses in Skerries. Our other popular types of Skerries holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 10 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 10 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Skerries?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 34 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Skerries. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.