For Hotels near Leopardstown, you won't get any better than The Beacon Hotel. Located in Dublin’s southside, The Beacon Hotel is only minutes from Leopardstown Racecourse, one of Europe's premier racetracks. Combine the excitement of the races at Leopardstown with the unique luxury of The Beacon Hotel.
After being completed in 1888, Leopardstown Racecourse has become known internationally as a leading racecourse and entertainment venue. Leopardstown Racecourse hosts 23 race days a year, including the famous Christmas Festival and Irish Gold Cup. You can visit the Leopardstown website for a list of Leopardstown Racecourse Fixtures in 2019.
If you can't go to the races, then we will bring the races to you! Sip on one of our signature cocktails in The Urban Fox Brasserie & Bar while watching the new TV channel 'At the Races', or indulge in a delicious meal while enjoying the exciting races in a buzzing atmosphere.
The journey to Leopardstown is less than a 10-minute drive via car or taxi, 30-minute walk, 30-minute journey by Luas, and just over 20 minutes by bus. There is also a free shuttle bus that runs between the Sandyford LUAS stop and Leopardstown Racecourse from 4:00 pm until 11.30 pm.
The Beacon will serve as the perfect base for you during your visit to Ireland, allowing you to easily explore the beautiful attractions both outside and within the city centre. Some of the most beautiful gardens, incredible houses and mansions, and quaint seaside towns are not far away from The Beacon. With our secure underground car-parking facilities, travelling to and from the city centre couldn't be more convenient.