We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Iveagh Gardens

Clonmell St. | (Off Harcourt St.), Dublin 2, Ireland
353-1-605-7700
Improve this listing
88%
Ranked #54 of 218 Attractions in Dublin
Type: Gardens, Outdoors
Attraction details
Type: Gardens, Outdoors

Hotels near Iveagh Gardens

Write a Review

93 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    43
    39
    8
    3
    0
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Wroclaw, Poland
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Hard to find if you don't know where it is. Nice place but a bit small. Perfect to find a moment for yourself or maybe a book ? Because of a fairly small amount of visitors, it may be a reasonable alternative for st stephens green.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Indianapolis, Indiana
Top Contributor
220 reviews 220 reviews
97 attraction reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Iveagh Gardens was near our hotel so we decided to check it out after dropping off our laundry at the launderette. It's no St. Stephen's Green for sure, but still a lovely spot. There were several people with dogs there letting them play in the grassy expanse and I was missing my own dogs so it was a nice treat... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

a hidden garden near stephens green wiich looks beautiful in its pictures but we were not impressed. it was nice and quiet but the waterfall wasnt on when we went in october which was the main reason we went out of our way to find this place. nice water fountains which also wernt on.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Yet another garden treasure in Dublin! Easy to miss as it's totally hidden from the street but don't miss it! Beautiful strolling pathways, rose garden, rock garden with specimens from each of Ireland's counties and open fields with amazing flowers.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I was born & lived in Dublin almost the whole 42 years I am living on this earth . saterday gone was my first time going to this park.i have pass this park many a time & never knew it was there.funny I found it here on trip adviser. So I went saterday gone & loved it.the sound of the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Northern Ireland
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Great location for an outdoor concert. Toilets and bars well placed and just the right amount of people. Usual idiots on their mobiles all night but thats par for the course now sadly

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A hidden park in the centre of the city, mixture of formal and informal plantings, fountains and lawns perfect to enjoy a cup of coffee from a nearby cafe or a picnic lunch.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ireland
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Beautiful garden, only busy on summer lunchtimes with office workers having picnics. Much quieter than Stephens Green.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
45 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This garden which is hidden off Harcourt St but also accessible from the back of the National Concert Hall is a beautiful quiet garden with statuary, fountains, a small maze and waterfall. It is calmer that the slightly larger St Stephen so has a special appeal.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Close to St Stephens Green, but much quieter. A definite oasis. Beautiful Victorian roses, waterfall, fountains.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Iveagh Gardens also viewed

Dublin, County Dublin
Dublin, County Dublin
 
Dublin, County Dublin
Dublin, County Dublin
 

Been to Iveagh Gardens? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Iveagh Gardens staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?