Blackrock
in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown of Leinster, Ireland

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.301 and -6.178 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 18' 5" and W -6° 10' 40"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
English, Irish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:22 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Dublin
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:00 am and 7:57 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-46.483 and 169.700 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Pounawea
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Ireland in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Ireland.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Ireland. Last Update: 2020-03-29 07:21:59

Explore Blackrock

Blackrock in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown (Leinster) with it's 8,821 inhabitants is a city in Ireland about 2,697 mi (or 4,341 km) north-west of Qeshlaq, the country's capital.

Local time in Blackrock is now 08:22 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Dublin with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports in the vicinity of Blackrock, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Ireland is Dublin Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Brú na Bóinne - Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne in a distance of 37 mi (or 60 km), North-East. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dublin, Swords, Tallaght, Wicklow and Naas. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 47 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 38 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1039 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 33% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 31st of March 2020

7°C (45 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 1st of April 2020

8°C (46 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 2nd of April 2020

10°C (50 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

InterContinental Hotels DUBLIN

Address
2,6 mi
Simmonscourt Road,Ballsbridge
4 Dublin
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Radisson Blu St. Helen's

Address
1,2 mi
Stillorgan Road
4 Dublin
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Butlers Townhouse

Address
3,2 mi
44 Lansdowne Road
4 Dublin
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Beacon

Address
2,5 mi
Beacon Court
18 Dublin
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Clayton Ballsbridge

Address
2,9 mi
Merrion Road Ballsbridge Dublin 4
Ballsbridge,Dublin 4
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


HERBERT PARK HOTEL

Address
2,9 mi
BALLSBRIDGE
4 Dublin
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sandymount

Address
2,9 mi
7 Herbert Road, Sandymount
Dublin
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Premier Suites Dublin Ballsbridge

Address
2,7 mi
56 Merrion Road 50
Ballsbridge,Dublin 4
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 20:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 20:00


Talbot Hotel Stillorgan

Address
1,1 mi
Stillorgan Road
Dublin
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Glenogra House

Address
2,6 mi
64 Merrion Road
Dublin
Ireland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 14:30
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:30 - 23:00


Videos from this area

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Design Shed Ireland

Published: July 10, 2011
Length: 45:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ed Parkinson

Retail unit open in Blackrock Market, housing all things creative under one roof. Our design shed will showcase work from some really talented and creative artists and crafts people. Every...


Dart Trains in Dublin - Blackrock Station

Published: August 06, 2013
Length: 15:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: passengervehicles

Two 8100/8300 class dart trains arrive at Blackrock station in Dublin city.


Dart Trains in Dublin, Ireland

Published: July 18, 2013
Length: 22:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: passengervehicles

8520 class, 8510 class, 8100 class and 8300 class Dart trains travelling along the Blackrock/Booterstown coast in Dublin, Ireland.


No Win No Fee Solicitors Blackrock Dublin

Published: October 02, 2014
Length: 03:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Top Notch Solicitors & Lawyers

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Published: February 06, 2013
Length: 22:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Padraig Murphy

Effective treatment and management protocols for shoulder pain at EvolvFitness.


IE 22000 Class Intercity Train number 22342 - Blackrock, Dublin

Published: November 03, 2014
Length: 04:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: irelandbloke

Irish Rail 22000 class ICR train number 22342 passing southbound between Booterstown and Blackrock stations in Dublin, Ireland.


Blackrock Baths - A Tour?

Published: February 24, 2009
Length: 40:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: thebettyfordclinic

The Blackrock Baths, Blackrock, Dublin. Lovely old concrete baths crumbling by the sea. Popular with the kids too! This is trespassing (but only technically)...


RPSI Loco 461 - Easter Shuttle, Blackrock, Dublin

Published: April 21, 2014
Length: 34:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: irelandbloke

RPSI Loco 461 + Craven set heading southbound along the Blackrock coast on it's way to Wicklow station during it's Easter Shuttle service on Monday the 21st of April 2014.


8300 Class Dart Train number 8318 - Booterstown to Blackrock

Published: November 03, 2014
Length: 29:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: irelandbloke

Irish Rail 8100/8300 class dart train number 8318 passing southbound between Booterstown and Blackrock stations in Dublin, Ireland.


RPSI Loco 461 - Easter Shuttle, Blackrock (different view)

Published: May 01, 2014
Length: 10:26 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: irelandbloke

Another view of RPSI Loco 461 + Craven set heading southbound along the Blackrock coast on it's way to Wicklow station during it's Easter Shuttle service on Monday the 21st of April 2014.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Carysfort College

Our Lady of Mercy College, Carysfort (commonly known as Carysfort College) was an important College of Education in Dublin, Ireland from its foundation in 1877 until its closure in 1988. Educating primary school teachers, and located in a parkland campus in Blackrock, it was a recognised college of the National University of Ireland from April 1975. The site is now the premises of the Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School.

Located at 53.2962, -6.18464 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct universities and colleges in Ireland, Universities and colleges in the Republic of Ireland, Education schools in Ireland, Educational institutions established in 1877, Blackrock, Dublin, Sisters of Mercy, University College Dublin, 1877 establishments in Ireland, Educational institutions disestablished in 1988

Frescati House

Frescati (sometimes misspelled 'Frascati') was an estate situated in Blackrock, Dublin, between the mountains and the sea. During the eighteenth century, Blackrock found favour with the well-to-do of Ireland and it grew into a fashionable seaside resort. The gentry of smog-ridden Dublin advanced into the area to embrace the sea air. It was around this period that many marine villas sprung up around Blackrock – Maretimo, Carysfort, Lios an Uisce, and Sans Souci to name but a few.

Located at 53.3011, -6.1819 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses completed in 1739, Houses in the Republic of Ireland, Buildings and structures in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Blackrock, Dublin, Houses completed in 1739, FitzGerald dynasty, History of County Dublin

Blackrock railway station

Blackrock railway station (Irish: Stáisiún An Charraig Dhubh) serves Blackrock in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Ireland. The station is served by the 7, 7a, 8, 17, 45 and 114 buses.

Located at 53.303, -6.17891 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Iarnród Éireann stations in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Railway stations opened in 1834

Newpark Comprehensive School

Newpark Comprehensive School is a non-fee paying, co-educational comprehensive secondary school under Church of Ireland management, situated on Newtown Park Avenue in Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland. Newpark was established in 1972 primarily to provide free post-primary, co-education for the Church of Ireland community of South County Dublin.

Located at 53.2897, -6.17312 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1891, Educational institutions established in 1894, Educational institutions established in 1972, Secondary schools in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Blackrock, Dublin

Blackrock Clinic

Blackrock Clinic in Blackrock, Dublin was co-founded in 1984 by surgeons Joseph Sheehan, his brother Jimmy Sheehan, Maurice Neligan and Nuclear Medicine Specialist George Duffy as a private, high-tech hospital offering healthcare to privately insured patients. Most of the rooms in the hospital are private. It is also a teaching hospital. It is associated with both the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and University College Dublin.

Located at 53.3039, -6.18794 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Blackrock, Dublin, Hospitals established in 1984, Hospitals in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown

Froebel College of Education

Froebel College of Education is one of five colleges in Ireland which is recognized by the Department of Education and Skills for the training and education of national school teachers. It is located at Sion Hill, Cross Avenue, Blackrock, Dublin and is run by the Dominican Order. Froebel College, along with Coláiste Mhuire of Marino and the Church of Ireland College of Education Rathmines has been associated with Trinity College, Dublin, which both awards the degree of Bachelor in Education (B.

Located at 53.3013, -6.1892 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in the Republic of Ireland, Education schools in Ireland, Roman Catholic universities and colleges in the Republic of Ireland, Blackrock, Dublin

Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School is the business school of University College Dublin, located in Blackrock in Dublin, Republic of Ireland, on the site of the former Carysfort College, a teacher training college. It is the only business school in Ireland and one of a small group of schools worldwide to hold the ‘triple crown’ of accreditation from the three centres of business and academic excellence.

Located at 53.2957, -6.1846 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
University College Dublin, Blackrock, Dublin

Dominican College Sion Hill

Dominican College Sion Hill is one of the oldest girls' secondary schools in Ireland. It was founded in 1836 in Blackrock, County Dublin in Ireland. Its approach to education is based on the Dominican ideal of developing the whole person. "Dominican College Sion Hill aims to help each student achieve her full potential academically, spiritually, emotionally and socially in a happy secure environment."

Located at 53.3015, -6.1896 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Blackrock, Dublin, Secondary schools in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Dominican schools, Roman Catholic secondary schools in Ireland

St. John the Baptist, Blackrock

St. John the Baptist, Blackrock is a Roman Catholic church in the parish of Blackrock, Ireland. The church is still in use and named after the Saint John the Baptist. It is located on Temple Road, Blackrock, County Dublin.

Located at 53.3001, -6.17496 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Blackrock, Dublin, Churches of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Dublin, Churches in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown

Our Lady's Hospice

Our Lady's Hospice is a hospice with its main centre in Harold's Cross, Dublin and a specialist palliative care unit in Blackrock, County Dublin in Ireland. The Hospice was founded and run by the Religious Sisters of Charity, a congregation themselves founded by Mary Aikenhead. They provide specialist care for people with a range of needs from rehabilitation to end of life care. Our Lady's Hospice is commonly misspelt Our Ladies Hospice. The "Our Lady" is referring to the Mary, mother of Jesus.

Located at 53.299, -6.1782 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hospices, Organisations based in Dublin (city), Harolds Cross

Friends Burial Ground, Dublin

The Friends Burial Ground is a Quaker burial ground located at Temple Hill, Blackrock, Dublin. It opened in 1860 and is the only Quaker burial ground in Dublin.

Located at 53.2953, -6.1717 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cemeteries in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown, Quakerism

St. Andrew's, Blackrock

St. Andrew's, Blackrock is a Presbyterian church on Mount Merrion Avenue, Blackrock, County Dublin. The Blackrock parish was established in 1895 and the church was opened in 1899. Its sister church is St. Andrew's of Bray.

Located at 53.3016, -6.18453 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Blackrock, Dublin, Churches in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Presbyterian churches in the Republic of Ireland

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Blackrock, بلکراک, Carraig Dubh, An Charraig Dhubh, Блэкрок