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Dun Laoghaire Harbour

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Address: Dun Laoghaire Harbour | Co. Dublin, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 1 250 1018
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Dun Laoghaire Harbour is a much-valued public amenity used by thousands of...

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 Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company who have a masterplan for the future development for the harbour believing that it can become a marine and leisure tourism destination of international calibre.

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To have such a facility on your doorstep is great You can't beat a bracing walk up and down the pier to clear the cobwebs and just take in the great view of the entire Dublin... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 September 2016
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

To have such a facility on your doorstep is great You can't beat a bracing walk up and down the pier to clear the cobwebs and just take in the great view of the entire Dublin coastline. So popular and you meet and see all sorts. If you feel like a treat after your walk, there's always teddy's ice creams!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

A fab little walk along the harbour. And I was lucky enough to see a seal 😊 The rain didn't put us off. A lovely little town

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Haddington and had a beautiful view of the pier. It was fun to walk the pier and people watch. Loved Dun Laoghaire!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Easy to reach by DART from Dublin, Dun Laoghaire is a beautiful ocean-side town. The main street features a park that leads to two piers that extend out into the water to form the harbor. Each pier is a bit different with the East Pier a broader path that is smoothly paved while the West Pier is a bit rougher... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

On the right day, this area is great for stretching your legs and taking in the beautiful views of the Irish Sea - Howth - Dalkey Island & the 40foot area around Sandycove.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Lots of great places to eat and have a walk. After you can head to Dalkey why is is just next to it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Dun Laoghaire Harbour is the highlight of a visit to this place. You can choose to walk the East Pier, a very wide - marble smooth pier which is very popular with the locals or the West Pier which is a little more rugged (maybe not great for heels) and less populated. In the middle is a smaller pier with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Very pretty harbour. Lovely walk along the breakwater. Lots of places to have a beverage and great food and look out at the harbour. Oliveto at the Harrington Hotel had a great outdoor patio with food and great staff.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Such a great place to go for a walk with friends. I used to study just beside the pier and was lovely to get out of the classroom and go for a walk.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful views, strong wind. Many photo opportunities. There is quite a bit of thrash in the ocean and on the beach, which was sad.

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