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Howth Village, Howth, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

I visited this place on my short trip to Dublin and it was really amazing. The cliffs were so beautiful and I can recommend anyone who's visiting Dublin to get on the train and spend an afternoon here.

Thank Caitlin A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Travelled from Dublin to Howth via the dart train!What a lovely place fishing village extraordinaire.Just beautiful enjoyed walking around the docks many fishing boats and fish shops with a variety of seafood.Wonderful places to eat among the docks.A must see if you are in Dublin.

Thank rickcardo
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had a few friends recommend hiking in Howth, but I’m here to recommend that you hike on day 1 of your arrival in Dublin. I’ve heard that most of the flights get in early around 6am. Our flight was a bit delayed so we...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

When you visit the intersting City Dublin in Ireland you have to take the "Dart" to Howth. It is a nice hourbour town with lots of fishshops anderen great restaurants. The walk around Howth Head ist beautiful.

Thank ConnieLee17
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are so pleased that we decided to jump on the Dart and spend a day in Howth, during our week in Dublin. The coastal walk along the cliffs out to the lighthouse was magnificent. We met several charming and friendly locals. People of Howth...More

Thank Wenche M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice walk that's not too long or strenuous, very nice views on clear days, nice cafes and bars at the bottom aswell

Thank RobDog33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky to take this walk on a bright sunny day. As it was october in shadows it was even a bit chilly but when we got to the sunnier side of Howth it was time to reduce some garment layers. Views were absolutely...More

Thank Klaus K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Now here’s a bracing, energetic walk that will make you feel good after. There are different routes to take and as they are loop routes you’ll easily get back to your starting point. Spectacular cliff and sea views and you realise how busy the shipping...More

Thank porterIreland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are Visit by Dublin and want to experience local life out of the city catch the Dart train from Dublin to Howth You will not be disappointed the train is cheap and takes about 30 minutes Great little town with lovely walks and...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Proper hiking boots are advised and depending on the weather dress appropriately. There are local companies who offer professional hiking tours of various lengths. The views of Dublin and the Irish Sea are stunning, I had no idea such natural beauty existed in this urban...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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