Leopardstown Race Course
Please note the Leopardstown racecourse is currently closed in response to Covid-19 and based on the latest Irish Government directive. For the most up to date information regarding reopening dates and opening hours click here.
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 2020.
The Beacon will serve as the perfect base for you to stay while attending any racing event at Leopardstown racecourse. The hotel is located just off the M50 making it easy to get to and boasts an underground car park which guests can avail of for just €5.00 per night. With a variety of rooms to choose from you can be guaranteed an enjoyable stay with us.
Urban Fox Brasserie & Bar is the perfect location to meet for a few drinks and a bite to eat before heading over to the racecourse. The menu at The Urban Fox Brasserie features European dishes and highlights include specials such as Steak Frites, Lamb Shank and Grilled Salmon. The Urban Fox Bar is the ideal place to enjoy a cocktail with friends before you head off to the races.
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.