If you're looking to get into the Christmas spirit, look no further than a festive Winter in Dublin. Book your stay this December and experience the magic of Dublin hotel break at Christmas. It's the perfect city break to soak in some festive atmosphere. Enjoy the holiday season by exploring Christmas markets, discounted visitor attractions and unique Christmas experiences. Here at Supervalu Getaway breaks, we've put together a list of our top things to do in Dublin this Christmas.
Epic Museum & Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship
Immerse Yourself in History: Discover the captivating tales of Ireland's past and present, and the impact this little country had on the world at the Epic: This Irish Emigration Museum. Voted best tourist attraction in Europe, this interactive museum has embraced technology no other helping visitors to celebrate the nation's heritage and the fascinating stories of its people. You can get 20% off your visit to EPIC when you book your hotel.
Adjacent to this immersive museum is the Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship, a floating tribute to Ireland's emigrant history. A visit to the Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship Museum will give you a taste of the harrowing journey thousands of Irish people took in order to survive. Go below deck and explore the conditions many Irish people lived in during this time never to be forgotten. You can get 25% off online tickets when you book your hotel.
Hotels Near Epic Museum:
Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane: A contemporary hotel offering a comfortable stay, conveniently located near both attractions. Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane is located beside the famous Bord Gáis Theatre and offers supreme leisure centre facilities and dining with easy access to the city.
Malahide Castle: Wonder Lights & Christmas Experience
Enchanted Festivity: If it’s a true taste of Christmas wonder you’re after, then immerse yourself in the magic of the season at Malahide Castle. Two fantastic events await this December for Christmas lovers both offering unique experience that will live long in the memory.
The Wonderlights’ The Magic of Winter event will illuminate the historic grounds with enchanting displays, interactive elements, music and more the whole family will love. Get 20% off midweek and 15% off weekend online tickets with us when you book. Visit their website here.
The Christmas Experience at Malahide Castle manages to combine the amazing setting of one of Dublin’s most loved castles with the ultimate feel-good Christmas experience the family will love. Get the chance to explore the Castle and its luxurious décor topped off with the chance to meet Ms Claus, the elves and the main man himself – Santa
Visit their website here to book tickets
Hotels Near Malahide Castle:
- Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport: With family rooms from just €179 per night, the Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport offers amazing value this time of year. Located near the M50 for easy access it’s a short drive to Malahide Castle, Swords Pavilions and Dublin City.
Visit the Dublin Castle Christmas Market
The Dublin Castle Christmas Market is the sole Christmas market in Dublin this year. It will have a jam-packed schedule including performances, food tasting, and festive fun. Thirty traditional alpine market stalls will be set up in Dublin Castle's courtyard. Each stall brimming with food, crafts, and gift ideas. There will also be some food stalls, with a mix of savory food and sweet treats. You can expect performances from the Dublin Gospel Choir, Cantairí Óga Átha Cliath, New Dublin Voices and Crux Vocal. The Christmas market at Dublin Castle in 2021 will run from Wednesday, December 8th to Tuesday, December 21st.
You can book your tickets here.
The Magic of Life at Wild Lights, Dublin Zoo
This Christmas, take a trip to Dublin Zoo's Wild Lights. It offers a beautiful lit experience that's perfect for all ages. Wild Lights will take you on an 'Around the World' tour. You'll explore some of the world's most famous monuments and famous symbols. Take a breath-taking tour through the world's most iconic attractions. Explore the pyramids and stroll by the Eiffel Tower. Then, take in the universe through a spectacular display of colorful silk lanterns. The Wild Lights will run from November 16th through January.
To find out more or to book tickets, click here.
Hotel Near Dublin Zoo:
- Castleknock Hotel: Adored by locals and visitors, this contemporary retreat near Phoenix Park offers modern comforts outside the Dublin City. Family rooms, spa, leisure centre, onsite golf and award-winning dining await.
- Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown: Situated close to both attractions, this hotel provides a comfortable stay for families exploring the zoo and park as well as nearby shopping and entertainment at Blanchardstown Shopping Centre and the National Aquatic Centre.
Jameson Distillery Bow St.
Jameson Distillery Bow St Experience is a must for visitors to the capital, and you can get 15% off online tickets for the award-winning Bow St. Experience Tour when you book your hotel. Enjoy a fully guided tour, teleporting you through the history and production process of Jameson, which includes a comparative whiskey tasting and complimentary drink to toast the experience. You can visit the Jameson website here.
Hotels Near Jameson Distillery:
- The Morrison, a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel: An elegant retreat near the distillery, providing sophisticated lodging after your whiskey adventure. This Dublin hotel is renowned for its centred location as well as it’s stylish interior and vibrant atmosphere for both visitors and locals especially in their award-winning Quay 14 bar. Book your stay at The Morrison here
SuperValu Getaway Breaks: Your Gateway to Dublin's Winter Charms
With SuperValu Getaway Breaks, not only can you revel in the wonders of Dublin's winter, but you can also avail exclusive discounts on these attractions when you book your stay. Delight in the warmth of Irish hospitality and the savings offered through SuperValu Getaway Breaks.
Book your Dublin winter escape with SuperValu Getaway Breaks today and relish the magic that Dublin has to offer!