Houses for Sale in Fairview

Local Area Guide

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Fairview is a community-centred coastal Village 3.4km north of Dublin’s city centre. It is about a 15-minute drive by car via the M1 and M50 Motorways. The DART, Luas, and a number of Dublin Bus routes primarily service the area.

Fairview is a great place to live as it is in close proximity to the lively city centre, and it also captures the highly-desired atmosphere of Village life.

Property Types:

Fairview homes are traditional in architecture, design, and character. Residents are treated to views of parklands, the scenic coastline, leafy terraces, blossoming gardens, mature trees, pristine landscaping and lovely acreage.

Many homes are within walking distance to the Village centre, and are a brisk walk to the city centre. Fairview homes retain old-world Period aesthetic, and one can expect to find styles of Victorian, Georgian, Red Brick, Terraced, and contemporary.

New construction and refurbished dwellings are outfitted with high quality finishes, stunning décor, spacious floorplans and sustainable energy efficiency.


Fairview is well served by a charming Village centre, as well as nearby centres of Drumcondra and Phibsboro. The area is equipped with all conceivable amenities, including retail shopping, supermarkets, convenience stores, pharmacies, health care facilities, banking, post offices, The Dracula Museum, and a number of small and large businesses.

Fairview is plentiful in delicious restaurants, cafes, coffee shops, and pubs, many of which feature global cuisine. The neighbourhood is green and offers ample parkland at Fairview and Croke Parks. Residents enjoy opportunities for walking, cycling, picnicking, recreation, water sports, and relaxing. 

The shore is the perfect place for a stunning sunset shot! Fairview is abundant in sporting clubs, including:West Wood Club, GAA Croke Park, Marino AFC, East Wall Water Sports Center, St. Vincent’s GAA, rugby, tennis, and golf.

Local Gem: BRÚ House in Fairview is the ultimate destination for delicious Irish food and fantastic hand crafted beers. Having cleared up at the World Beer Awards they decided Dublin 3 was the perfect slot for an Irish craft pub and like their stout have settled in nicely.

The bar food menu includes honey baked goats cheese with figs and BRÚ spicy chicken wings. Great news! They're now serving BRÚNCH at weekends and a fabulous Sunday Roast. This is a must-visit in Fairview!


Fairview is host to St. Mary’s national school for girls and a secondary school: St. Joseph’s. Academic excellence is a top priority and school awards include: Attendance Awards, Student Enterprise Awards, Green School Awards, and Universal Design Grand Challenge Student Awards.

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