Dublin's Main Sporting Venues

Maldron Hotel Smithfield is located within easy reach of Dublin’s biggest sports grounds, so you will never miss cheering on your favourite team!

All fans are welcome at Maldron Hotel Smithfield, with our city centre location you are just a 20-minute journey from Croke Park, Aviva Stadium and the RDS.

If you want to soak up the great atmosphere but are worried about parking at the venue or traffic after the match then book your room at Maldron Hotel Smithfield and enjoy a walk or taxi to the best sports venues in Dublin. From Soccer, Rugby to GAA, Maldron Hotel Smithfield is one of the best-located hotels in Dublin.

Some of the great sporting venues include:

Croke Park

Croke Park is just 2.5km from Maldron Hotel Smithfield, located on the north side of Dublin, the hotel is in a great position for those wishing to visit the home of GAA. You can walk to Croke Park in just over 25 minutes or arrive in just a few minutes by taxi.

Aviva Stadium

Aviva Stadium is home to Irish Football and the Rugby Union, previously known as Lansdowne Road it reopened as the Aviva Stadium in May 2010. Maldron Hotel Smithfield is located 4.4km and 20 minutes by taxi from the stadium.


RDS is home to Dublin’s most recognized event ‘The Dublin Horse Show’ it now hosts numerous Leinster Rugby matches and soccer matches. The RDS is 5km from Maldron Hotel Smithfield and 20 minutes by taxi.


Grab a pint of Ireland’s finest before heading to one of the many fantastic sporting venues Dublin has to offer.
Book your stay at Maldron Hotel Smithfield for your sporting event in Croke Park, RDS or Aviva Stadium.

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