Green things to do in Dublin City

Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge is the perfect hotel for your next city break. We have compiled a list of great things to do which are not only fun but sustainable.

All of these activities are located close to Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge.

Work up a Sweat

Why not take a run around our local area taking in Herbert Park, Ballsbridge and Sandymount Strand? The perfect way to soak up the local atmosphere.


Walk to Dublin City Centre

Take a walk through the leafy suburb of Ballsbridge up through Baggot Street and over the Canal into Dublin City Centre. This walk will be the perfect way to take in the beautiful examples of Edwardian, Victorian and Georgian architecture this area has to offer. This walk will take you on average 20 mins from Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge.

Hop on the DART

Located only 350m away from Sandymount DART station making Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge the gateway to Dublin’s Sea Side Towns. Why head to Blackrock and enjoy its Market full of delicious food and antiques? Go to Dun Laoghaire and munch on Teddy’s Ice cream while walking the pier. Maybe grab a pint in Bono’s local; Finnegans of Dalkey. All located just under 20mins on the DART.

Dublin Walls

Have created a walking map based on some of Dublin’s most eye-catching and Instagramable street art. Check out their website for more information.

Bike it

Why not hop on one of Dublin’s many free bikes such as bleeper bikes  or Dublin city bikes  and enjoy the day cycling the city


City Kayaking runs tours along the Liffey River giving you a unique viewpoint of Dublin City.

Merrion Square and St Stevens Green

Two of Dublin’s most famous parks. The perfect place to let the kids go wild whilst you enjoy a coffee and the scenery. Both parks have a playground suitable for all ages.

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Start planning your trip to Dublin and book your perfect break at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge.


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