Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown, one of the leading family friendly hotels in Dublin, offers the ultimate ideal destination for a family break in the Dublin region.
With a wealth of family-focused attractions located within close proximity to the hotel, our top hotel in Blanchardstown represents an excellent base for families looking to make the most of their holiday.
Wild Lights at Dublin Zoo
Wild Lights, a magical night-time spectacular event, featuring giant colourful lanterns and illuminated animal sculptures inspired by wildlife.
Follow the enchanted trail where you will discover the dazzling array of beautifully crafted giant silk lanterns, then be wowed by the Chinese performers and Chinese craft market while enjoying Chinese foods and warm drinks.
Wild Lights promises to be a truly unforgettable experience where friends, families and groups can come together to celebrate the festive period.
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Tickets for Wild Lights will go on sale from 9:00am on Friday, September 15th, 2017. Tickets must be pre-booked online here.
A family break in Dublin would not be complete without a visit to Dublin Zoo, Located in the Phoenix Park, it is Ireland’ s most popular family attraction. As one of the world’s’ oldest zoo’s it is home to some 400 animals who are housed in a safe environment where education and conservation combine for an exciting and unforgettable experience. This is a must see for any family taking a break in Dublin.
No family holiday in Dublin is complete without a trip to Tayto Park. Located in Ashbourne, with 55 acres of park and 100 attractions. The park and play area guarantees hours of fun for all the family on your family break in Dublin. The park offers lots of different activities including, The Tiny Taters Patch, The Eagle Sky Adventure Zone. Also located in Tayto Park is Irelands first rollercoaster and Europes largest Wooden rollercoaster “The Cύ Chulainn Coaster”.
Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown is one of the most popular hotels near Tayto Park Meath.
National Aquatic Centre
No Dublin Family Trip would be complete without a visit to the National Aquatic Centre Blanchardstown. NAC was host to the swimming events of the 2003 Special Olympics World Summer Games and is one of the World’s largest indoor water centres.
Inside you will find a 10 lane international standard swimming pool, Aquazone including adventure water rides, children’s play pool, wave pool, a fitness centre as well as a café and reception area.
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A visit to the cinema is another enjoyable family activity, especially on a rainy day!
Blanchardstown Cinema is located 7 minutes from our hotel. With 9 screens of film magic showing stunning RealD 3D and eye popping immersive ISENSE.