Using EasyToBook.com to reserve your discount hotel near Dalkey Island in Dublin is a great way to get just the right hotel to fit your budget. This island, located just about 300 meters off the coast, is truly a spot to visit.
Archeological digs indicate that Dalkey Island was inhabited as a Viking base about 6000 years ago. Remains of the old St. Bergen's Church, believed to be from the early 7th century, give a true feeling of history to a walk around the island. Although only about 22 acres or 9 acres in size, it also is home to a gun battery and a Martello tower dating from 1804.
While on Dalkey Island, be prepared to see a herd of nomadic goats and lots of wildlife, particularly rabbits. In addition, the shores provide excellent fishing and opportunities to view seals and other marine life. A bird sanctuary on the island provides opportunity to see local species in their natural habitat. Staff at the family friendly budget hotels in Dublin near Dalkey Island can provide information on boat rentals or guided trips to the island.
Please provide this reference number to our customer service center representative on request, so we can help you better