Excellent transport links to the city
Donabate has great transport links, with a commuter rail service linking it to Malahide in 4 minutes and Dublin City Centre in under 25 minutes as well as a Dublin Bus Service and it is within easy reach by road of Malahide, Dublin Airport, Swords and the City Centre.
minutes to CONNOLLY STATION
minutes to SWORDS TOWN CENTRE
MINUTES TO DUBLIN AIRPORT
Exceptional Local Amenities
Donabate benefits from great local shops, restaurants, cafes including Scrumdiddly’s ice cream parlour, local pubs and hotel.
Also, its close proximity to Malahide, which is a mere four minutes away on the train, brings some of the best restaurants and amenities in the country to residents nearby.
Swords with its myriad of shops, restaurants and other attractions is also very convenient.
Locally, there are numerous places and features of interest including Newbridge House and Farm with parklands, Donabate Beach and Portrane Beach, the Martello Tower at Donabate Beach and the Martello Tower at Tower Bay, Rogerstown Estuary and the 19th century listed building at St. Ita’s Hospital.
Great Family Environment
Donabate has several established Montessori and pre-schools. It also has three primary schools and a secondary school, all of which are within walking distance of Kingsland.
The area has a strong community with year round clubs and activities for children and adults alike including dance, music, singing, drama, culture, Irish speaking, martial arts and an array of other indoor and outdoor pursuits.
The area has an abundance of sports and leisure facilities, with five golf clubs, an equestrian centre, tennis club, a planned cycle path, GAA club, hockey club, football club, athletic club and plenty of marine activities, swimming, boating and kite surfing.
There are many cultural activities throughout the year with the well established Donabate-Portrane summer festival in August, the Bleeding Pig Cultural Festival in September and the Christmas Market Lights Festival and Craft Fair in December.
- Super Valu/Butchers
- Life Pharmacy
- Dry cleaners
- Tobins Pharmacy
- Jones Garden Centre
- Swords Pavillion Centre
Hotels, Restaurant & Bars
- The Waterside House Hotel
- Keelings Pub
- Chungs Chinese Restaurant
- Pasta Costello Italian Restaurant
- Scrumdiddly’s ice cream parlour
- St. Patrick’s Girls School (10 min walk)
- St. Patrick’s Boys School (10 min walk)
- Donabate & Portrane Educate Together National School (8 min walk)
- Donabate & Portrane Community College (12 min walk)
There is a wide range of Montessori schools and creches within walking distance of Kingsland.