At a Glance
Get to know the Neighbourhood
Rathmichael is a well-known, leafy green suburb in South County Dublin. The neighbourhood is popular with families who are looking to settle down in the area’s large family homes with spacious rear gardens and nearby parks.
For anyone looking to live near a wide array of recreational activities, from nature walks to sea swims, Rathmichael is the perfect location. Situated between the foot of the Dublin and Wicklow Mountains and the seafront, Rathmichael offers a multitude of nature walks, sea swimming, sporting facilities and park land for the active family. Shanganagh Park features GAA pitches, a dog park and a playground, and the forest walks at Carrickgollogan are a particular benefit of living in Rathmichael. Old Conna Golf Club and Woodbrook Golf Club are also nearby.
Rathmichael has the convenience of being located near several major shopping centres. Carrickmines Park, with its numerous retail shops including IKEA, is a 10-minute drive away and for shopping closer to home, a recently opened Lidl features as a centre point in neighbouring Shankill. Some of South Dublin’s finest schools are located in the area, including Rathmichael National School, St Anne’s, John Scottus and St Gerard’s. The neighbourhood is well served by public transport, including bus routes, the DART at Shankill and Luas green line at Brides Glen.
- Leafy, peaceful residential neighbourhood
- Shanganagh Park
- Within a short drive of N11 and M50
- A good selection schools
- Excellent recreational activities including golfing, swimming, nature walks and more
- At Shankill (Howth/Greystones)
- Green line (Brides Glen/Broomfield) at Brides Glen
- 145 – Heuston Station to Ballywaltrim