Book a Hotel Near Marlay Park

Marlay Park is a 300-acre, multi-purpose public park located in Rathfarnham, South Dublin. Located only 9km from the city centre, it is accessible by Dublin Buses 16, 16a, 116, 161.

The park is popular for its woodlands and walkways. It also consists of a golf course, GAA pitches, children’s playgrounds and craft courtyard. Visitors can visit the craft centre and experience the authentic weaving, bookbinding, pottery, jewellery making and much more.

Marlay park is the start of the Wicklow Way. Perfect for explorers, the Wicklow Way contains many beautiful features like lakes, valleys, mountains, forests and rivers. Ideal for family outings or hiking activities to experience the breath-taking scenic views Ireland has to offer us. There are well established trails and hill walkers can spend up to 10 days here if desired.

For music lovers, Longitude is a three-day festival that takes place in Marlay Park annually, in mid-July and has an average attendance of 16,500 daily. It is a hip-hop, rap and dance music festival that hosts artists such as The Weeknd, Post Malone, Solange, Mac Miller. This year the festival will present acts like Cardi B, Sheck Wes, ASAP Rocky, Chance the Rapper and Anne Marie. If you want to see our very own Irish acts like Versatile, you won’t be disappointed as Longitude has thought of everything!

  • Maldron Newlands Cross

    Located just off Dublin’s M50 & N7.

  • Maldron Hotel Tallaght Swimming Pool

    Maldron Tallaght

    Affordable 3 star accommodation.

  • Ballsbridge Hotel

    Traditional Irish hospitality & service.


Maldron Newlands Cross

15 minutes by car

Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross is strategically located in Dublin and easily accessible from all parts of the country. The hotel is just minutes from the M7, M50 and the Red Cow Roundabout. Therefore making it easy to access all of the main tourist attractions in Dublin city.

Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross is located 11.9km from Marlay Park, just a 17-minute drive by taxi.

Maldron Tallaght

15 minutes by car

Maldron Hotel Tallaght is a conveniently located hotel that is only a 3-minute walk from the Luas line and 14km from the city centre. The hotel offers magnificent accommodation deals in the outskirts of Dublin city. There are plenty of things to keep you busy in the ideally located hotel.

Marlay Park is located 9.4km from Maldron Hotel Tallaght, which is a 16-minute drive away. You can opt to take the Luas that will take an hour or rent a Dublin Bike that will get you there in 30 minutes and give you the opportunity to take advantage of the scenic views from the entire park!

Ballsbridge Hotel

25 minutes by car

The Ballsbridge Hotel is located just 20 minutes walk from the city centre of Dublin. The hotel is famous for its traditional Irish hospitality and service. It boasts exceptional comfort and relaxation that is ideal for the perfect city break. Perfect for all types of travellers – romantic stays, shopping trips with the girls or an active weekend away in the city.

Marlay Park is located 8.9km from Ballsbridge Hotel and is a 25-minute drive away. You can take the Luas which will take approximately an hour or cycle there in 40 minutes.

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