Destination guide

Tranquil Portmarnock will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Portmarnock. Well-liked 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-sees 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 cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Portmarnock a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation around warm-weather activities, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 66°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 center:

  • 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

Transportation options to and around Portmarnock

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

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

Where to stay around Portmarnock, IE?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 652 vacation rentals near Portmarnock. From 115 Houses to 499 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 Portmarnock for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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 Portmarnock:

  • City Centre Dublin: 521 vacation rentals
  • Grand Canal Dock: 333 vacation rentals
  • Dublin Southside: 585 vacation rentals
  • Temple Bar: 245 vacation rentals
  • Ballsbridge: 194 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Portmarnock?

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

  • Portmarnock Golf Club: 703 vacation rentals
  • Dublin Portmarnock Station: 722 vacation rentals
  • Portmarnock Links Course: 715 vacation rentals
  • Ireland's Eye: 698 vacation rentals
  • Dublinia: 717 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Portmarnock listed on Vrbo 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 Portmarnock?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 115 Houses in Portmarnock. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Portmarnock include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 499 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Portmarnock?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Portmarnock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.