If you want to experience the delights of Skerries you have to find it first. A hidden gem, it is hard to believe you are so near to Dublin City center and only 20 minutes from Dublin airport.
Loc8 Code (for GPS): NLK-73-F86
Finding The White Cottages (from Dublin city)
From Dublin City, head north via Drumcondra to Whitehall and continue straight onto the M1 Motorway to Belfast. Continue along the M1 Motorway for approximately 5-6 miles until you see the left turn for Skerries. Take a left turn here and continue around the roundabout at the top of the slip road onto the N1 Dual Carriageway towards Balbriggan / Skerries. Continue straight on the dual carriageway until you come to an "Esso" garage on the left hand side.
Take the immediate right turn on to the R127 (towards Lusk, Rush and Skerries). At the next roundabout, take the right turn for Skerries, and follow the remaining signs for approximately five miles until you come under the rail bridge in to Skerries. Take the first left off the roundabout under the bridge and continue to the traffic lights. Take the left turn at the traffic lights, and continue for approximately 500 metres. On the right hand side you will find The White Cottages Bed and Breakfast.
By Public Transport
Skerries is also served by bus (number 33 from Dublin city centre) and by train (from city centre stations Pearse, Tara Street and Connolly)