Location, Transport & Amenities

Brambledown Carrickmines location map

There is easy access to the M50 offering access to Dublin Airport, Dun Laoghaire and all main routes nationwide. Dublin city centre is easily accessible within just half an hour via the N11/M11 and the Ballyogan and Carrickmines LUAS stops are within walking distance. The area is also well-serviced by Dublin Bus routes 63 and 44.

Brambledown is located within easy walking distance of Carrickmines Retail Park which is one of south Dublin’s most comprehensive shopping venues with a wide range of shops and cafes. Leopardstown Shopping Centre is also situated close by with its broad mix of shops and supermarket to meet every family’s needs.

Ireland’s premier shopping destination, the Dundrum Shopping Centre, offers a huge array of high-end retail and eateries and is located minutes away by car. The charming villages of Foxrock and Stepaside with their shops and restaurants are both within easy reach.

Families have an exceptional range of local schools to choose from. Brambledown is within walking distance of GaeilScoil Shliabh Rua, Kilternan Church of Ireland National School and Our Lady of the Wayside National School. Other nearby schools include St. Brigid’s Girls National School in Cabinteely, St. Brigid’s Boys National School in Foxrock, Cabinteely Community School, Wesley College Dundrum and Loreto College Foxrock.

For sports lovers, the Carrickmines Equestrian Centre, Leopardstown Race Course, Carrickmines Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club along with West Wood Leisure and Fitness Club all on your doorstep. The golfer in the family will find Brambledown the perfect location. Carrickmines Golf Club is  just around the corner while Leopardstown, Stepaside, Foxrock, Dun Laoghaire and Powerscourt golf courses are all close by.