Discover Dublin Mountains
Only a short drive away from the hustle and bustle of the City Centre and Dundrum Town Centre, the Dublin Mountains offer spectacular walks and stunning Dublin vistas. After your visit to Zipit, grab a coffee at The Hazel House or spend time at their woodwork school. Or visit Timbertrove Cafe and sample their homemade baking and wander the country store shop.
Enjoy quality Irish produce at one of the nearby pubs, which both offer Trad Sessions and Irish Dancing/Music. Lunch and dinner available at Johnny Fox's Pub (the highest pub in Ireland) or The Merry Ploughboy.
Take time to explore the abundance of tracks and trails, for all levels of walkers and hikers. Take a look at Dublin Mountains and Wicklow way Trails to discover more.
More Activities and great adventures in Ireland's capital city
Do you know just how dynamic Dublin and its surrounds can be? Make AdventureDublin your first port of call to see just what's out there, waiting to be discovered. Whether you are living in Dublin, or visiting, take time to discover exciting new activities. Go on, step outside your normal and book something new!
The Merry Ploughboy
The Merry Ploughboy Irish Music Pub in Dublin reflects all that is great about Irish Pubs including the best Irish music and dancing show in Ireland.
T: +353 1 493 1495
Johnnie Fox's Pub
Situated in Glencullen on top of the Dublin mountains, Johnnie Fox's is one of Ireland's oldest and most famous traditional Irish pubs.
T: +353 1 822 1122
Four Star Pizza Nutgrove
Four Star Delivery, Nutgrove, Dublin is open every day until late to bring you a truly authentic pizzaexperience. Delivery provided to Zipit Tibradden. Contact them today!
T: +353 1 495 4402
Timbertrove Country Store & Cafe
Country Store and Cafe,with breathtaking views overlooking Dublin bay, situated in the foothills of the Dublin mountains.
T: +353 1 493 1034
Fire up your senses: Nando's, the home of legendary, Portuguese, flame-grilled PERi-PERi chicken offers traditional hospitality, warmth and fun.
Located in Dundrum Town Centre, just 15 minutes from Zipit Tibradden.
T: +353 1 298 5889
The Hazel House
Hazel House Café is 6 minutes from Zipit – 3.3km
The Hazel House is a Café, Irish Craft Shop and Woodwork School based in beautiful Tibradden in the Dublin mountains.
T: +353 1 495 1570
Address: 1 Taylors Lane, Ballyboden, Rathfarnham
T: +353 1 493 2050
Buglers Ballyboden House
Buglers Pub is a 3rd Generation pub, situated at the foot of the Dublin Mountains.
T: +353 1 493 2358
Sandymount Hotel is a hidden gem, located between the beautiful leafy suburb of Ballsbridge and the seaside coastal village Sandymount.
T: +353 1 6142000
Stay and play in style at Aloft Dublin City, where you will find comfort and convenience for your business and leisure travel needs.
T: +353 1 963 1800
City West Hotel
Citywest Hotel Dublin offers a wonderful choice of spacious, stylish and superbly furnished accommodation.
T: +353 1 401 0500
Clayton Hotel has a unique personality with a warm atmosphere and a friendly, knowledgeable team to take care of you.
Trinity City Hotel
Trinity City Hotel is the most centrally located 4 star hotel in Dublin city centre, located on Pearse Street, beside Trinity College and near Temple Bar.
T: +353 1 648 1000
Green Isle Hotel
The 4 Star Green Isle Hotel is located just off the N7 on the Naas Road in Clondalkin, Dublin, and in very close proximity to the M50.
T: +353 1 412 3700
Just 13km from the centre of Dublin, Glashaus Hotel in Tallaght features impressive modern styling and offers all-day dining in the Café Bar.
T: +353 1 538 1410
The Beacon Hotel is situated in the affluent South Dublin suburb of Sandyford, just 20 minutes walk from the Dundrum Shopping Centre and Leopardstown Racecourse.
T: +353 1 291 5000
Maldon Hotel, Newlands Cross
Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross is conveniently located on the outskirts of Dublin City, adjacent to all major national road networks.
T: +353 1 464 0140
Pembroke Townhouse is 4 star Guesthouse located in the heart of Dublin’s Georgian and business district, Ballsbridge, in Dublin city centre. It is a superb example of classic 18th century Georgian elegance and 21st century comfort. T: +353 1 660 0277
Roundwood Caravan & Camping Park
Situated in Roundwood Village in the heart of the Wicklow Mountains yet only 35 minutes from Dun Laoghaire and 50 minutes from Dublin Port. Close to Glendalough and Powerscourt.
T: +353 1 281 8163
Hellfire Club is 10 minutes – 5km from Zipit
This is a very popular site for Dubliners and offers a variety of short forest walks through the plantation of Sitka spruce, larch and beech.
Hilltoptreks offer Award winning Walking Holidays in Ireland and Day Tours from Dublin. As well as Guided Walks and Multi-day Tours of Ireland.
T: +353 87 7849 599
Biking.ie is Ireland’s leading cycling specialist, catering for individuals and groups, across all experience levels from novices to seasoned mountain bikers.
T: +353 1 206 3919
Gravity Climbing Centre
Bouldering is a rapidly growing discipline of climbing which takes place above a matted surface and without the use of a safety rope.
T: +353 1 707 8585
Dun Laoghaire Harbour Paddle
The harbour’s sheltered waters are not only the perfect place to find your sea legs, but with over 200 acres of water along with its rich history, it’s also a fascinating place for seasoned paddlers to explore.
T: +353 1 437 0657
Harbour Splash, Dublin's first inflatable aqua park is now open at Dublin/Dún Laoghaire's west pier.
T: +353 1 5240602
Glencullen Adventure Bike Trails
A diverse set of freshly cut trails, some are winding & bending whilst others dynamic & fluid.
The Dublin Mountains is an exciting recreational facility for the young and old. Whether you are interested in a walk with the family, a cross county hike or a spin on a mountain bike, the trails and forests of the Dublin Mountains has something for everyone.
Dublin's only urban working farm and gardens, a place where people go to catch their breath
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