White Sands Hotel - Portmarnock

Coast Road Portmarnock Dublin, Portmarnock, Ireland  show map
 3 stars
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White Sands Hotel - Portmarnock

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Laundry
Elevator

Overview

Offering 58 rooms, the welcoming White Sands Hotel features a nightclub and a golf course available on site.

Major Dublin sights, such as Portmarnock Golf Club, Tayto Park and Malahide Castle are located nearby.

The hotel is easy access to the golden beach in Dublin.

White Sands Hotel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Dublin airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered modern guestrooms featuring a balcony, heating, coffee/tea makers, a safe and IDD phone along with contemporary décor. The property boasts views of Wicklow Mountains and Dublin Bay from its rooms. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Every day a hearty breakfast is served in the dining room. The onsite restaurant specializes in Irish cuisine. There is an onsite Ground Floor bar to relax in. An entertainment area features Lali's and The Osborne Brasserie within 650 meters of the venue.

Services

The hotel offers car rental services on site.

Relax

The on-site activities include horse riding and hiking.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   58.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Karaoke
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of 50 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel White Sands Hotel - Portmarnock Portmarnock location
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Hotel Address:

Coast Road Portmarnock Dublin, Portmarnock, Ireland

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City Center
  • Portmarnock
    1.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Portmarnock Station
    1.7 mi
  • Malahide Station
    1.8 mi
  • Bus stop
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Lali's (cuisine: Italian)
    2200 ft
  • The Osborne Brasserie (cuisine: International, Irish)
    2100 ft
Beaches
  • Portmarnock Beach
    1.0 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    58

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Rooms and availability

White Sands Hotel photos Room
Double Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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These rooms are well-appointed with modern furniture and consist of one Double bed, wired high-speed internet access and bathroom amenities. Some of the rooms have marvelous view of the sea.

Room facilities
    White Sands Hotel photos Room
    Single Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
    Size: 220 sq. feet
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    These rooms are well-appointed with modern furniture and consist of one small Double bed for one person, wired high-speed internet access and bathroom amenities. Some of the rooms have marvelous view of the sea.

    Room facilities
      White Sands Hotel photos Room
      Twin Room
      Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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      Contemporary designed room with two Single beds, wired high-speed internet access, a private bathroom and all modern facilities.

      Room facilities
        White Sands Hotel photos Room
        Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
        Size: 325 sq. feet
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        Spacious rooms are modern designed and includes one Double and one Single beds, wired high-speed internet access and bathroom amenities. Some of the rooms have marvelous sea views.

        Room facilities

          How to reach hotel

          hotel White Sands Hotel - Portmarnock Portmarnock location
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          Hotel Address:

          Coast Road Portmarnock Dublin, Portmarnock, Ireland

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Portmarnock
            1.1 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Portmarnock Station
            1.7 mi
          • Malahide Station
            1.8 mi
          • Bus stop
            2000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Lali's (cuisine: Italian)
            2200 ft
          • The Osborne Brasserie (cuisine: International, Irish)
            2100 ft
          Beaches
          • Portmarnock Beach
            1.0 mi
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            58

          Hotel Awards

          IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPortmarnockWhite Sands Hotel

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          White Sands Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 1.0 mi

          Galleries

          • Portmarnock Links Course - 1700 ft
          • Portmarnock Golf Club - 1.1 mi

          Local attractions

          • Portmarnock Beach - 1.0 mi
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          • Dollymount Strand - 4.2 mi
            Bull Island, Dublin
          • Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane - 6.1 mi
            Charlemont House, Dublin
          • National Transport Museum - 4.0 mi
            Heritage Depot, Howth
          • Howth Hills - 4.5 mi
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          Restaurants nearby

          • Lali's - 2200 ft

            Address: Strand Road, Portmarnock

            51% likes this, based on 18 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: USD 24 - USD 31

          • Shan's Chinese Restaurant - 2600 ft

            Address: Unit 4 Strand Road

            Cuisine: Chinese

          • The Osborne Brasserie - 2100 ft

            Address: Portmarnock Hotel and Golf Links

            61% likes this, based on 26 reviews
            Cuisine: International, Irish

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            58

          Hotel Awards

          IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPortmarnockWhite Sands Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Hotels Recommended by Guests in Ireland

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          10 km
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          White Sands Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at White Sands Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.6out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 130 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Couple
            6.2

            Nice sea view, nearby bus stop to Airport and Dublin City Center. I stayed in the new wing: nice huge bed, good shower, and two seats. Not much room, but enough. Liked the pub downstairs, you could easily get a drink. Did not had any sound-problems here, maybe because I was here on a weekday. Staff was helpful. A little bit chaotic when a change occurred, but everything worked out fine.

            Breakfast was terrible. On weekdays it should start at 7, but the guests had to pull the cook out of his kitchen at 7.15 when nothing was ready. Poor breakfast quality. Restaurant was still dirty from the evening before. Definitely not worth the price.

          • Family with children
            7.0

            i enjoyed the night we had it was a party i was at

            i thought my time there was good but the hotel was very basic not much for children to do but it suited my needs at the time

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            Location, room with a view, pleasant, helpful staff, enjoyable food.

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            meals were excellent , Staff very nice and music was a bonus , really enjoyed our stay.

          • Single
            8.2

            The hotel personel at the reception was very helpful and kind, especially one of the blond ladies. The location was ideal for a long walk along the beach and it's only 20 mins away from the airport. The rooms were clean and the bed was comfortable. Free parking in front of the hotel. Good quality hotel in relation to the price (I didn't have breakfast, so I can't say anything about it). Bar and restaurant next door.

            Several buslines stop near the hotel. It wasn't a problem going to Dublin city centre (although the busses take a while to get there), but coming back to the hotel was. One bus didn't show up at all and it was quite hard to figure out as a tourist in Dublin which buslines would go to Portmarnock and from which busstop. The busdrivers weren't helpful and some didn't even know themselves. Maybe the darts train is a better option?

          • Family with children
            6.6

            location great.room was clean.

            had to call reception as we couldnt sleep due to extreme noise.Security came promptly but we didnt get to sleep until 3am.We were exhausted the next day.This was not a good experience for our 11yr old daughter.Also the breakfeast was cold and honestly the worst we have had in a long time and certainly not worth the cost.

          • Couple
            5.4

            the hotel location was ideal for our needs.

            the whole hotel needs a revamp. the walls are paper thin. the receptionist was asked for two items and failed to deliver both had to go looking for them.. and I wouldnt advice eating in the pub..

          • Family with children
            10.0

            the price!!!! €150 for 2 nights for 2 adults and 2 kids! very helpful staff. Very big & comfortable bedroom, large bathroom, great bar food menu. The best place for a stay North Dublin near Howth, Malahide. Portmarnock beach is beautiful. We'll be back

            nothing, it was perfect.

          • Single
            5.4

            Location

            Although the hotel reception and room was well presented I found it very difficult to sleep as the heating was on all night, at 3am I tried to turn off the radiator but to no avail. The towel rail in the bathroom was also extremly hot and located so close to the toilet that you had to use a towel to stop getting burned when using it. Dangerous and only a matter of time before someone sues them! The charge for a breakfast was e12:50, there are plenty of other places nearby where you can get a better breakfast at a more reasonable price.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            The location by the sea. The quiet atmosphere in the bedrooms.

          • Couple
            8.2

            The staff was very friendly and they are very helpful (They made a big plates of sandwiches even though the room service was closed)

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Was attending a wedding in a nearby hotel so location was ideal. Lovely to walk out the next morning and enjoy the sea view and a walk on the beach.

            Ordered a sandwich in the bar after check-in. Service was very slow. Even when we paid it took about 10 minutes to get our change. Bar was quiet so didn't see any obvious reason for this.

          • Single
            10.0

            a very nice atmosphere and pure luxury

          • Older travelers
            5.8

            The location on the beach was very nice.

            The rooms were very noisy. Too many weekend guests seemed to be there for drunken gatherings. They were coming back to their rooms, shouting and laughing in the corridors as well as in their rooms up till 3am on Friday and Staurday night. It might not make much difference but some signs near the guest rooms asking people to respect otehr guests' desire for sleep would be useful.

          • Couple
            8.8

            Really nice helpful cheerful staff. Beautiful View. Happy with it and will return

          How to reach hotel

          hotel White Sands Hotel - Portmarnock Portmarnock location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Coast Road Portmarnock Dublin, Portmarnock, Ireland

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Portmarnock
            1.1 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Portmarnock Station
            1.7 mi
          • Malahide Station
            1.8 mi
          • Bus stop
            2000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Lali's (cuisine: Italian)
            2200 ft
          • The Osborne Brasserie (cuisine: International, Irish)
            2100 ft
          Beaches
          • Portmarnock Beach
            1.0 mi
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            58

          Hotel Awards

          IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPortmarnockWhite Sands Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Hotels Recommended by Guests in Ireland

          Use Badge