Glasnevin, Santry and Finglas, are nearby suburbs which are also worth discovering.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Dublin, head to one of the many nearby green spaces. Take some time out to enjoy the cool shade at local green spaces that are sure to delight such as the National Botanic Gardens.
Grab your credit card and head to the Omni Park Shopping Centre for some retail therapy.
If you're a sports fan, don’t miss the opportunity to see local favorites, the Shelbourne FC, doing battle at Tolka Park. On game days the stadium is filled with red and white, as soccer fans gather to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider staying close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep it’s hard to go past the Carlton Hotel Dublin Airport Hotel, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Dublin Airport, and the popular Travelodge Dublin Airport South.