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“car park”(6 reviews)
“dublin bay”(8 reviews)
“cliff walk”(6 reviews)
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| End of Bailey Green Road, Howth D13, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the advice of our AirB&B owner and took a train to Howth. End of August can be bit chilly, windy and of course unpredictable heavy to light rain. We got thoroughly thoroughly wet. Miserably wet and cold :( So, I would recommend to...More

Thank BC C
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Gorgeous scenery and breathtaking cliffs make for a great day trip. Not too bad a hike if you have kids or aren't in the greatest shape. Our 5 year old was able to make the trek with us with only a modest amount of whining....More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I consider myself very lucky a beautiful wife a fantastic son a fabulous dogs great friends a good job and being 1 of 5 million people who is Irish and living on this amazing island. We have so much to offer see and do we...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 26 July 2018

It's a nice place to get a view. We saw no sunset and heard from locals that it's hard to actually see a sunset up there, since it's cloudy quite a bit in Ireland. But please do not take our word for it. You can...More

Thank NYCHere
Reviewed 11 July 2018

If you stick to the right of the parking lot, there is another trail that takes you towards the lighthouse. We weren't sure where we were going, but this narrow trail took us down to the cliffs and we even found a trail that took...More

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Howth village is accessible by car, bus or DART (Light rail system ). Plenty of restaurants and pubs. Its very busy at weekends but worth a look and a stroll if the weather suits you. But don't miss Howth Head and maybe a soda, coffee...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

The place is surrounded by water and mountain, with lots of flowers blooming. One will fall short of words describing the place. Go and get yourself some cliff walk and take lot of pics around.

1  Thank saurabh a
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I took a rented bike to the summit of Howth. Pretty challenging climb, not for everyone. The last bit is also pretty rough surface, rocks, etc. But 95% is paved, but very much all uphill! Beautiful view was worth it, though. And of course the...More

Thank crunchy_jax
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Stayed in Howth and had to do the Howth Summit! It was breathtaking and worth the hike! Be prepared to walk and hike up and downhill. Wear comfy shoes and layers, as it starts to get hot! A light jacket or sweater is prefect, and...More

Thank MeganB3583
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Easy and not taking a long walk from the Howth village overlooking the Ireland sea and at the end with view on Dublin Bay. Every bend has a different view on the cliffs and it is inducing to see what you can see after the...More

Thank Mantua57
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