Dublin Zoo

Located a short 14 minute drive from Dublin Zoo, Crowne Plaza Dublin Blanchardstown will be the perfect base for a fun filled day in one of Dublin’s greatest attractions. Promising to be an enjoyable day for kids and adults alike, Dublin Zoo is a unique place where you’ll have vast grounds to explore and a variety of wildlife to see, all in the heart of Dublin and the Phoenix Park.

Whether you’re traveling to Dublin from other parts of Ireland or abroad, Dublin Zoo always has something new to offer. Walk through the Zoological gardens and its indoor and outdoor habitats to discover the over 400 animals living there, or learn more about the animals by attending keeper talks and feeding times. 

Dublin Zoo is also home to a spectacular night time event called Wild Lights, recurring yearly this event usually runs from November until early January. Hungry after wild lights? Don’t worry, our excellent Forchetta restaurant serves delicious Italian food till late. 

Planning to make a visit to Dublin Zoo with the family, partner or friends? Our luxury hotel near Dublin Zoo will provide all the comfort you’ll need before or after a long day of exploration. If you have more time why not visit some of the other nearby areas and attractions like Castleknock and Blanchardstown Centre?