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Local Attractions

Festival, concerts, cultural events and so much more keeps Dublin buzzing throughout the year. While in the city why not.


Guinness Storehouse

Located in the heart of St James Gate Brewery, the Guinness Storehouse is just a 14 minute drive from the hotel. The Guinness Storehouse offers an interactive tour that takes visitors through the story of how Guinness is made as well as the history of the brand. The storehouse is very interactive and also shows how Guinness advertises their products. Guests can also learn how to pull their own pint or join in the Taste experience which allows guests taste many of the different types of Guinness. It is a must see tourist attraction while on your visit to Dublin!

Corkagh Park

Corkagh Park is one of Dublin’s Secret Gems and is located near the Naas road stretching towards Clondalkin. Opened to the public in 1986, it consists of 120 hectares and was formerly part of Corkagh Demesne. There are many amenities in the park including a playground, pet farm, fisheries, basketball facilities and cycle tracks. The park is very popular with locals and is well worth a trip if you are enjoying a family break at Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross.


CityWest Convention Centre

One of Ireland’s largest conference and exhibition venues is located in City West which hosts a number of events every year welcoming thousands through its doors every time. The size of CityWest Convention Centre makes it extremely versatile and dynamic. From wedding fairs, to Irish Dancing Championships and Disney on Ice, CityWest Convention Centre definitely caters to the interests of the young and young at heart.

Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross is the ideal spot to stay for whatever event you are attending, located a 10 minute drive from the venue, our access points on and off the N7 makes it easy to get to and from the centre.

Dublin Zoo

Dublin Zoo is one of Irelands top visitor attractions. Nestled in the beautiful surroundings of the Phoenix Park in Dublin you will find exotic animals from all over the world.

Kids and grown-ups alike love a trip to the zoo, combine this with a picnic in the Phoenix Park and you have the perfect family day out.

Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross is located just a 15 minute drive from Phoenix Park and is easily accessible from outside Dublin.

Irish National Stud

The Irish National Stud is a unique attraction of outstanding natural beauty that is home to some of the most magnificent horses and awe-inspiring gardens to be found anywhere in the world.

Some of the main attractions to be found at The Irish National Stud are The Japanese Gardens, The Horse Museum and St. Fiachras Garden. All of which are surely worth your visit.

Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross is in an excellent location for those looking to visit The Irish National Stud being just a 45km drive away from the impressive attractions.

Fort Lucan

Fort Lucan is Dublin’s biggest and best outdoor adventure centre. It is a fully supervised adventure playground, where they’re main aim is to provide a fun day out for the whole family. (Recommended age for kids 2-14 years old).

At Fort Lucan, Kids create their own adventures as they discover secret slides, climb 40 foot towers and high walkways before zipping across the aerial runways. There is also 2 massive waterslides, crazy golf and go – karting for the kids.

And for the under 5’s, there is a mini fort Lucan where the little ones can play, climb and dig. It is complete with aerial runways, baby Go- Karts, sand pit and much more. Fort Lucan is currently closed for the winter but will re-open for the Easter Holidays, just in time for a spring family break.

Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross is located just a 13.6km (15 minute) drive away from Fort Lucan making it an ideal place to stay while visiting the adventure playground.

With so many great things to do in close proximity to the hotel, it is the perfect place for a fun getaway for families or couples!

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