The local area around Tara Hall Bed & Breakfast include Dalkey, Glastule, Dun Laoghaire and Killiney.

The Dun laoghaire area and adjacent town lands of Dalkey and Killiney is home to many famous names such as Bono, Chris De Burgh, Enya, Bono, Neil Jordan and Lisa Stansfield.

Dalkey village which is within walking distance from Ferry House is designated as a heritage town and has history dating back over 3,500 years. Dalkey and Dun Laoghaire also have an excellent choice of pubs and restaurants. Also nearby is Sandycove, which is best known for its Martello tower, now the James Joyce Museum.

There are several fine restaurants and pubs with- in walking distance of Tara Hall. The following come highly recommended from us:

Fitzgerald's Pub Eagle House Pub Odells Restaurant Sandycove (2 minute walk)

Daniels Restaurant Glastule(4 minute walk)

Bistro Vino Glastule Rd (4 minute walk)

Around the local area is: The 'Joyce Tower' & Museum Sandycove & Glastule Dart Station