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Sports and Recreation

On the doorstep of the Dublin Mountains and home to Bushy Park and Marley Park, the Rathfarnham neighbourhood is full of leisure and outdoor amenities. The public parks are a hive of activity, providing a range of outdoor and leisure services, which create a family-friendly atmosphere.


Fishing along River Dodder

The area is well equipped with clubs and facilities for all levels and age groups. For golf enthusiasts, Rathfarnham has several golf clubs, including Grange, Edmondstown and Rathfarnham Golf Clubs, whilst for those who enjoy GAA, Rathfarnham is home to a number of GAA clubs, including Ballyboden Wanderers and Ballyboden St. Enda’s.

Rathfarnham also offers facilities for a host of other leisure pursuits and sports, including rugby, badminton, hockey, basketball, as well as cycling, running and walking.

Click on the interactive map to locate your nearest sports and recreational amenities in the area.

Sports and Recreational Amenities in Rathfarnham