Marlay Park

The Beacon Hotel is the closest hotel to Marlay Park and is ideally located if you are attending one of the many concerts or festivals taking place in Marlay Park every year. The Beacon Hotel is located 10 minutes from Marlay Park by car or taxi and offers secure underground car parking for residents. 

Festivals & Events at Marlay Park;

Marlay Park hosted some of the world's biggest entertainers last year including, Arcade Fire, Kayne West & Pharrell Williams, Kings of Leon & Artic Monkeys.  The Longitude Festival which takes place in July has been held in Marley for the last 2 years.

Marlay Park is a 121 hectares (300 acres) suburban park located in Rathfarnham in County Dublin, Ireland. Lying about nine kilometres (5.5 miles) from Dublin city centre. The parkland comprises of woodlands, ponds and walks. Recreational spaces include a nine hole par three golf course, tennis courts, six football pitches, five GAA pitches, a cricket pitch, two childrens' playgrounds and a miniature railway run by the Dublin Society of Model and Experimental Engineers. There is also a craft courtyard with home craft shops and coffee shops. A Markey runs every Saturday morning throughout the year with stalls selling craft items, crepes, coffee, books and interesting and unusual fair.

Getting to Marlay Park from The Beacon Hotel 

  • The Luas is a 5 minute walk from the hotel which will leave you at Ballally. Marlay Park is approximately 30 minutes walk from the Ballally Luas stop
  • Alternatively you could get the Luas to Dundrum and hop on the number 14 bus to Ballinteer.​The Bus would leave you less than 10 minutes walk from Marlay Park
  • A taxi from The Beacon Hotel to Marlay will get you there in less than 10 minutes ( depending on concert traffic)

Convenient,  deluxe, boutique style with large spacious rooms and bespoke design throughout, The Beacon is the ideal base if you are attending a concert, festival or event in Marlay Park this summer. Why not treat yourself to an overnight stay in our boutique hotel in Dublin whilst attending one of the upcoming gigs? The Beacon Hotel is the closest hotel to Marlay Park.  

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