Destination guide

Relaxing Portmarnock will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Portmarnock. Revered for its golfing, restaurants and bars, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. 3Arena and The Convention Centre Dublin are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Portmarnock

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Portmarnock a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guinness Storehouse (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Dublin Zoo (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Portmarnock Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Sutton Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • St. Anne's Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Donabate Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Portmarnock

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 19°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Portmarnock

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Portmarnock is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Stephen's Green (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • War Memorial Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Portmarnock Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Malahide Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Talbot Botanic Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Portmarnock

The nearest airport is in Dublin (DUB), located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Dublin Portmarnock Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Portmarnock?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 331 vacation rentals near Portmarnock. From 88 houses to 229 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Portmarnock for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Portmarnock?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 88 Houses in Portmarnock. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Portmarnock include:

  • Flats: 229 rentals available
  • Studios: 233 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Portmarnock?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Portmarnock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.