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“dun laoghaire”(58 reviews)
Dun Laoghaire Harbour is a much-valued public amenity used by thousands of people each day for exercising and sight-seeing as well as the facilities provided for the sailing and yachting communities. The harbour is developed and maintained by the...more
Dun Laoghaire Harbour | Co. Dublin, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Harbour in Dun Laoghaire is a beautiful place for a walk especially during spells of hot weather. You have the choice of two piers to walk, the East & West. If you are lucky you can enjoy some music and even treat yourself to...More

Thank walshypix
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at nearby Haddington House and strolled along the pier afternoon and evening. It was quite just during the day but peaceful at night. The pier is well lit and feels safe even in the dark. A lovely place to stretch my legs at...More

Thank Pen_E_Littlebottom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walking experience though if there was a force 7 or 8 blowing it could be a very long walk! On a more positive note, there is ice cream to be had at both ends of the East Pier!

Thank MaryC2518
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I walked all the bay and was really nice, there is a little ice cream place at the end of the port. Also there are some street musicians performing doing very nice the experience.

Thank 802andresq
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful harbour except for the new modern buildings being thrown up next to beautiful period style buildings. It's ruining the facade of the coast. We have a lot to learn about planning in our country

Thank broshea78
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

All the villages down this coast are very beautiful and Dun Laoghaire is no different. Quaint little pubs and fresh sea air, you have everything you need for a relaxing Sunday just on your doorstep from Dublin.

Thank michaelh206
Reviewed 16 September 2018

At any time of the year it's a marvellous walk along the piers around this great harbour. East and west piers edge the water and provide a safe haven for numerous yachts and dinghies. It's also a busy ferry port with daily sailings to England.

Thank permia
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

It is known locally as the borough of Dun Laoire and while it is in Dublin it feels different. It is easily reached by train from Dublin centre. I always preferred the west pier to walk as it is less busy. The town itself has...More

Thank C5306CPjoem
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Nice surrounding area with shops, bars etc. Dun Laoghaire town behind which is also good and only a short stroll.

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Whilst it's always been home I've recently begun to see just how lucky we are to call this fabulous place just that. The views are stunning, pace of life relaxed and the people friendly and helpful. Lots to see and do.

Thank Martina74288
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Response from Molmosog | Reviewed this property |
the pier has two levels, which there a steps to access each level. from the pier you will see café and restaurants on the flat, also across from dart station some good restaurants, otherwise there is an incline if you decide... More