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Howth Village, Howth, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

I took a train out to Howth from Dublin - VERY inexpensive round trip ticket and the trains ran about every 30 minutes from the Connolly DART station. Once in Howth, heading straight ahead, there is an information booth and flyers of all the different...More

Thank GWDOGS
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Last Tuesday I took the Dart from Dublin City to Howth, not really knowing what to expect. And what a surprise - a small but lovely town sayed „hello“ to me, with a lot of small restaurants and bars along the lovely harbour where the...More

Thank Ursula857
Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the train from Dublin. We arrived to have breakfast, took a great hike up Howth Hill and then had lunch! It is a charming seaside village. I liked it better than Kinsale. The cliffs are stunning. Riding the train was cheap and easy,...More

Thank Penny U
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a tour of Malahide Castle and a stop was built in at Howth. It is a beautiful and charming town. I could have stayed all day and even overnight. If I return to Ireland, I plan to do an overnight in Howth....More

Thank sealover12
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the carpark at the top of Howth Hill there is a great walk along the cliffs with superb views of the Irish sea. On a good day this is spectacular. Quite a few seats and places to sit and watch the birds, relax and...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 1 week ago

IMO, Dublin itself is kinda boring. But boy, Howth is absolutely lovely! The cliffs are stunning (though not as huge as the Cliffs of Moher), it has great nature and flowers and the hike was really fun as we also had awesome weather. If you...More

Thank Philipp K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went by train to Howth from Dublin. The cost for a return group ticket for 10 adults was €54.60 - what a bargain! Howth is a lovely fishing village and absolutely well worth a visit. The weather was beautiful and we did one of...More

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic walk. There were 4 routes to walk. We took the shorter one as we weren’t sure how much it would take. It took nearly 2 hours but we had a small picnic.

Thank yusufaytas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great afternoon at Howth Head. Weather cooperated so walk the marina path and enjoyed fish and chips and a pint. Traffic a little slow ... but why the hurry!

Thank Africa1463
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little seaside Port, we used the DART rail from Dublin. Lots of graffiti an the sides of track, maybe they should ask the ‘artists’ to do a Banksy type art so we could appreciate it. I was disgruntled as looking for a toilet used...More

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BrummieMummyto4
May 26, 2018|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay, and I guess it is late now. There are a couple of beaches in the walk. But going from Howth they might be a bit far for town
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Gregory G
April 4, 2018|
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Response from CSwogger | Reviewed this property |
No. Just show up to the Connolly train station and purchase. The express takes about 20 minutes to Howth. This station mainly serves Ireland East. You will have to check on the times. Easy, very scenic ride. Enjoy... More
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Lisa S
March 26, 2017|
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Response from R7483EGmichaelc | Reviewed this property |
Howth head and the walks are best done in your own. The walks are all well marked with colours each telling you how long they all take. They range from 45 mins to 3 hours so good selection. If you arrive by train turn left... More
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