Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Blackrock, Ireland - Updated 2022

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Located just outside the city of Dublin, the suburb of Blackrock provides all the calm and quiet of being outside the city with the convenience of being only a few minutes away from it. The area has been around for some time, going as far back as at least 1488, but despite its proximity to Dublin, it was only developed in the 19th century. The area sits on the waterfront, making it a popular destination to spend an afternoon by the sea. The neighboring area is also home to many Georgian manors and historic homes. Check out the historic little suburb of Blackrock and stay in one of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Blackrock, Ireland, listed below.

1. Newly refurbished cottage (from USD 246)

Sleeping up to four people, this cottage is newly redesigned and outfitted with modern amenities. The building is over 200 years old and it retains many of its original features, such as granite lintels and the fireplace. Combining old-style cozy comfort with modern sensibilities, the property has wooden floors, an open-plan living room, a full kitchen, and a courtyard. Guests can lounge indoors and watch TV or use the WiFi or head out and explore the local pubs and restaurants, all within a short walking distance.

Newly Refurbished Traditional Cottage Blackrock
53 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the shower was excellent and the cottage was so lovely and cosy
the place was very clean and very comfortable
it's very clean fresh and comfortable
fantastic accommodation clean and modern with some lovely touches which made the weekend
it was beautifully decorated spotless with lots of thoughtful touches
stylish clean and very comfortable we really enjoyed this space to the full
hosts were really accommodating and friendly
the hosts are very welcoming and helpful
the host is easy attainable
lisa is a great host who provided many thoughtful touches to make our stay very nice
we had a perfect time and lisa is a great host
gorgeous place and perfect location
perfect location for travelling to the city centre
excellent location and lisa was more than helpful
the location was ideal for us as we were over visiting family in the area
the location was perfect for walks to the sea and local restaurants etc
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2. Cozy room in a family home (from USD 46)

Located in a quiet neighborhood, this family house is an ideal place for a traveler looking to spend a short time in Blackrock. The room is simple and cozy, with a large bed, WiFi access, and some use of the shared kitchen. There’s plenty of free parking on the street for guests with a vehicle, and the bathroom is also a shared space.

Bijou comfortable room family home.
Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland
24 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
awesome host thanks for everything
estelle and her husband alan are great hosts
excellent host very cozy and convenient place
great hosts and very nice & comfortable accommodation
estelle and alan were very friendly and accommodating
the walk is beautiful and the neighborhood is very safe
estelle was very helpful and gave me tips on where to shop from for my new place
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3. Cozy home in quiet neighborhood (from USD 54)

This cozy accommodation is located in the house of the hosts. Guests here will have access to a private room and a shared kitchen area. The large double bed is great for guests staying a short time in Blackrock, and amenities like WiFi, a TV, and even breakfast in the morning are included. Lounge outside in the garden and relax or explore Blackrock, or head out to Dublin.

Quiet and cozy stay near the sea, Blackrock.
Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland
8 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the place was clean
they were tidy friendly and help us a lot
thanks for kind and warm welcome room and bathroom were very good
the house is an excellent location and we had a great stay
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4. Private room in chic accommodation (from USD 60)

Enjoy a cozy room in a nice, modern house with all the amenities included. Consider this place your home away from home and relax in comfort and style with a large comfy bed, WiFi access, free parking, and even a hot tub available for guests. Enjoy complimentary breakfast in the morning, and head out at night and explore all the restaurants and pubs that Blackrock has to offer. The property has 24-hour security, manicured lawns, and plenty of surrounding greenery.

Lovely quiet chic accommodation.
18 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i had a lovely comfortable room and slept well
my mum loved the talks with audrey and the nice breakfast
extremely comfortable & clean private room & bath
the bed is very comfortable and the whole place is sparkling clean
the apartment is great super clean and with cozy furniture
the place is very clean quiet peaceful and in a very nice neighborhood
she prepared very good breakfast and the room/apartment is very clean and tidy
audrey is an amazing host
audrey was very kind and responsive
she is warm welcoming polite and very kind
she was respectful of my privacy but also very friendly and thoughtful
super helpful and easy-going host
excellent location in a quiet residential area very safe and welcoming
the location was perfect and was a great stay
her place is beautiful and cozy and very close to ucd smurfit
i walked every day early in the morning around the neighborhood and it is very safe
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5. Luxury apartment in a central area (from USD 144)

Located in the heart of Blackrock, this modern and luxurious apartment is the perfect spot for hanging out in the city and seeing all the things it has to offer. Head outside and stroll to the pub or catch the train and ride into Dublin. The space has been recently refurbished and it includes new furniture along with space to sleep up to four people. A full kitchen is included as well as WiFi access, essentials, and free parking on the premises.

Luxury 2 Bed Apartment with own private entrance.
134 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
modern and all amenities for an extremely comfortable stay
it also has all the amenities you need including a great little breakfast place (try the mellow fig )
the apartment is superb and very tastefully decorated with all possible amenities
the apartment was lovely and just as described in the listing
the bed was amazing and i had the best night's sleep i've had in ages
very clean and quiet
spotlessly clean and very comfortable
really clean and particularly loved the shower
it was very clean
the apartment was very clean comfortable and quiet
owner was very helpful
geoff was a great host
geoff is an attentive and friendly host
excellent and attentive host
geoff is extremely kind and responsive host
great location 2 mins walk from blackrock village and 5 mins to the dart station
great place near shops and the lovely village of blackrock
fantastic flat and location - highly recommend
great apartment nice location and very comfortable
the location was perfect for my requirement
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6. Spacious Blackrock apartment (from USD 98)

This bright and spacious apartment is airy and ideal for anyone looking to stay in Blackrock. The flat has a large double bed. The location of the building is in a relatively quiet part of town so you’ll have tons of peace, but the city center of Blackrock is also a short stroll away, so you’ll never be too far from anything. There are plenty of shopping opportunities nearby as well as pubs and restaurants, but if you’d rather dine in, the house has a fully equipped kitchen. Laundry facilities, a TV, and WiFi are also included.

Blackrock Apartment in garden setting.
38 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was quite comfortable for two with all amenities as described
a quiet apartment perfect for 2 people
it was comfortable and clean
the room is very bright and clean
her apartment was welcoming comfortable clean
breda was an excellent host
breda is very attentive and a wonderful host
breda is a very accommodating and thoughtful host
breda was an amazing host who was attentive and willing to make the stay as comfortable as possible
very nice place and super friendly and helpful host
super cute place great location
not near the center but the location has excellent transportation links
excellent location and an excellent stay
it was spacious and comfortable and within walking distance to a large shopping center and bus lines etc
close to shopping amenities & bus routes approx 20/25 minute pleasant walk to blackrock itself and the dart station
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7. Cozy double room near Dublin

cozy double room near dublin

This accommodation is a lovely double bedroom located just outside the Dublin city center. Located in the home of the host, guests here will have tons of space and proximity to everything Blackrock has to offer, as well as conveniently located near public transport if you wish to head into Dublin. Guests get access to the shared kitchen and bathrooms as well as WiFi, laundry facilities, and parking if they arrive with a vehicle.

Bright and cosy double bedroom
Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland
27 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the place was clean and tidy
bed was very clean and comfortable
the place was clean tidy and homely
lovely stylish house that is very clean and well looked after
a lovely clean home in a good location
krisztina was the perfect host
krisztina is an amazing host
the property is well presented and krisztina is a very thoughtful host
krisztina was friendly and knew the area well
krisztina is an amazing host and besides i also found a thoughtful friend in her
fantastic stay in a great location
about a 20 minute walk from the dart which takes you into central dublin or out to beautiful howth
the house was lovely in a god neighbourhood near pubs churches and public transport
she gave us useful tips to move around the city and where to catch the bus
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8. Modern centrally located apartment

Located just 20 minutes away from the Dublin city center, this apartment is a spacious accommodation that is in the center of Blackrock. Numerous pubs, restaurants, and shopping areas are located a short walk away, and the property is only a five-minute walk to the seaside. If you need to get around town, public transport is also located close to the building, so exploring Blackrock or Dublin is a breeze. Guests will have access to a parking space, WiFi, a full kitchen, and essentials.

Modern 2BR 2BT APT Blackrock
Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland
5 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
very clean and great communication with ibra
i had an amazing stay at this apartment - the rooms and bathrooms were spacious and clean
the host’s communication before and during the stay was good
great value and excellent location
great 2 bed in a prime location
ibra’s place was comfortable in a good location and suited our family’s needs well
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9. Modern penthouse suite in Blackrock

Located on the top floor of an apartment complex, this home is a stunning retreat for anyone looking to spend some time in Blackrock. The space is modern and cozy, featuring a king-size bed, large-screen TV, WiFi access, and even a Nespresso coffee maker. The kitchen is fully equipped and the large windows allow for plenty of sunlight. The building is near lots of local supermarkets and shops, and there is even space available for people to store their bikes or park their cars.

Stunning Executive Apartment in Blackrock
Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland
11 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
huge sink in deep couch with room for 4 comfortably
pristine white ‘ironed’ bed linen was a treat with plenty of pillows
kitchen is well equipped for cooking and entertaining
the apartment was spotlessly clean
good location clean and warm apartment
she was available helpful responded rapidly to questions
aoife is a great host who replied immediately
aoife was very responsive to all the questions and was flexible with check in options
beautiful apartment in great location close to train line that connects you with dublin city centre
location is great and the area is really safe and secure
for us the location was perfect because our daughter lives a 10-minute walk away
there are quality shops and restaurants and the park is a beautiful spot for walking
the village of blackrock with its park at the sea is lovely
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10. Modern and spacious family home close to the sea

Get some fresh sea air when you stay in this lovely family-friendly Airbnb. The property is close to the sea and it is newly redesigned to modern standards. It boasts a light-filled living room, a full kitchen, and WiFi access throughout the home. Enjoy close proximity to public transport that will take you around the Blackrock area, or head into Dublin for a day in the city.

Modern spacious 4 bed family home close to the sea
Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland
11 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 7 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
the house is great and clean
great hosts always trying to help and make our stay much better
michael was really accommodating and kind and everything went really smoothly
michael and his family were such a wonderful hosts
gorgeous bedrooms playroom and a family friendly open living space
it is is a fantastic location close to the sea and so easily accessible to the city
we had a fantastic time in michael's place
michael's place was brilliant for our family
the fantastic location meant that we were able to explore dublin and the surrounding areas with ease
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Experience the best of Blackrock

Blackrock is a great place to stay for many reasons. The town itself is full of life and things to see and experience. Hang out by the waterfront or the parks, or check out the many local pubs and restaurants. But what also makes staying in Blackrock a good option is the proximity to Dublin. Be in the city in almost no time at all and experience one of Ireland’s best tourist destinations.

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